Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Angelo, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1
000
FNUS74 KSJT 140132
FWSSJT

Spot Forecast for Guard Dog...Texas A&M Forest Service
National Weather Service San Angelo TX
832 PM CDT Sun Aug 13 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 2100 CDT on August 13.
Please contact our office at 325-944-3030 if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...

Light east to southeast winds will continue through the remainder
of the evening at 10 mph or less. Temperatures will continue to
fall and humidity values will increase through sunrise Monday
morning. Scattered showers and storms remain possible, mainly
between midnight and 6 AM. Any rainfall would likely be light. Radar
loops through 830 PM show no activity nearby the fire location
and it appears unlikely that storms will develop and approach the
area before midnight.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms.
LAL.................1-8 strikes.
Min temperature.....Around 74.
Max humidity........87 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 8 to 10 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Sky (%).........57     54     51     53     56
Weather cov.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
LAL.............2      2      2      2      2
Temp............85     80     78     76     75
RH..............55     65     71     79     82
20 ft wind......SE 8   SE 8   S 9    S 9    S 9
20 ft wind gust.15     15     15     15     15
Haines index....5      5      5      5      5

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (45-55 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms early in the morning.
LAL.................1-8 strikes until 0700, then No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 98.
Min humidity........31 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms early in the
                    morning.
Haines Index........4 to 5 or low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or moderate potential
                    for large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........57     57     54     51     45     47
Weather cov.....S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........S CHC
LAL.............2      1      1      1      1      1
Temp............74     76     85     91     94     98
RH..............84     82     61     47     39     31
20 ft wind......S 8    S 8    S 10   S 10   S 10   S 12
20 ft wind gust.15     15     15     15     15     20
Haines index....5      5      4      4      4      5

$$
Forecaster...PMCCULLOUGH
Requested by...Texas A&M Forest Service
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714350.0/SJT



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.