Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Southeast Texas
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
333 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Active weather tonight will be moving east of the region by early
Saturday morning. A weak cold front could bring slightly drier air
to the area tomorrow but temperatures should remain warm. Onshore
winds are expected to return areawide on Sunday with low-level
moisture slowly climbing.

TXZ176-195>198-251545-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
333 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        Clear        Clear        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                50            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              58 (-9)      77 (-1)           58           84
RH (24H Trend)                94 (+6)     40 (-19)           88           46
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  9        NW  7        SE  5         S 10
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)              0         1175            0         1640
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)             0         3854            0         5382
Transport Wnd (KTS)              W  7         W 10        SE  4         S 24
Transport Wnd (M/S)              W  4         W  5        SE  2         S 12
Vent Rate (M2/S)                    0         5875            0        19680
Category Day                                     3                         5
Sunshine Hours                                  11                         8
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-251545-
Houston-Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Conroe, Corrigan, Crockett,
Groveton, Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd,
The Woodlands, Trinity, and Willis
333 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                80            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              62 (-4)      78 (-2)           56           84
RH (24H Trend)                95 (+6)     38 (-13)           87           46
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  8         W  6         S  4         S  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             55         1414            0         1594
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           179         4640            0         5229
Transport Wnd (KTS)              W  9         W 12         W  2         S 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)              W  5         W  6         W  1         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  275         8484            0        15940
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                  10                         8
Lightning Activity Lvl              4            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-251545-
Austin-Colorado-Fort Bend-Harris-Liberty-Waller-Wharton-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, Cleveland,
Columbus, Dayton, Eagle Lake, El Campo, Hempstead, Houston,
Humble, Katy, Liberty, Missouri City, Pasadena, Pierce,
Prairie View, Richmond, Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land, Tomball,
Weimar, and Wharton
333 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear       MClear        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                50           20            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              65 (-3)      81 (+2)           60           83
RH (24H Trend)                99 (+8)     38 (-18)           99           52
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW 10         W  7        SE  5         S 10
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             42         1126            0         1357
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           137         3693            0         4452
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SW 11         W 10        NW  3         S 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SW  6         W  5        NW  2         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  252         5630            0        13570
Category Day                                     3                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   9                         7
Lightning Activity Lvl              3            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ214-235>238-251545-
Brazoria-Chambers-Galveston-Jackson-Matagorda-
Including the cities of Alvin, Anahuac, Angleton, Bay City, Edna,
Freeport, Friendswood, Galveston, Lake Jackson, League City,
Mont Belvieu, Palacios, Pearland, Texas City, and Winnie
333 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear       MClear        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           30            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              68 (-2)      82 (+3)           64           81
RH (24H Trend)               99 (+11)     43 (-21)          100           64
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW 12         W  9         S  6         S 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             92         1096            2          946
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           302         3596            6         3103
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 17         W  9         W  4         S 19
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  9         W  5         W  2         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  828         5480            4         9460
Category Day                                     3                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   9                         6
Lightning Activity Lvl              3            2            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming
mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper
60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds
around 5 mph shifting to the east late in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then
becoming mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph shifting to the southwest late in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

...NOTES...
1. In the tabular forecast sections above, `Max/Min Mix Hgt` IS
  maximum mixing height value during the day and minimum value at night
2. In the extended forecast, wind speeds represent the daytime periods only

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