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
330 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon through this
evening ahead of an approaching cold front that should push through the area
tonight. Light to moderate north to northwest winds and clearing skies are
expected in the wake of the front. Humidities are expected to fall into a 30-40%
range on Wednesday afternoon. South winds return to the area Wednesday night and
Thursday and then persist into and through the upcoming Memorial Day weekend.

TXZ176-195>198-241530-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
330 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                50            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              56 (-8)      82 (+3)           60           89
RH (24H Trend)                94 (-4)     34 (-27)           81           42
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW  7        NW 11         S  5         S 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             96         2390           38         1552
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           316         7842          124         5093
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW  5        NW 20         S  6         S 22
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW  3        NW 10         S  3         S 11
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  288        23900          114        17072
Category Day                                     5                         5
Sunshine Hours                                  13                        13
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-241530-
Houston-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Corrigan, Crockett, Groveton,
Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd, and Trinity
330 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                60            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              55 (-8)      79 (+1)           58           89
RH (24H Trend)                 98 (0)     38 (-24)           81           42
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW  6        NW 10        SE  3         S  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            149         2468           41         1757
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           490         8096          135         5764
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW  4        NW 23        SE  4         S 19
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW  2        NW 12        SE  2         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  298        29616           82        17570
Category Day                                     5                         5
Sunshine Hours                                  13                        14
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ199-200-210>213-226-227-241530-
Austin-Colorado-Fort Bend-Harris-Liberty-Montgomery-Waller-
Wharton-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, Cleveland,
Columbus, Conroe, Dayton, Eagle Lake, El Campo, Hempstead,
Houston, Humble, Katy, Liberty, Missouri City, Pasadena, Pierce,
Prairie View, Richmond, Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land,
The Woodlands, Tomball, Weimar, Wharton, and Willis
330 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                60            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              58 (-8)      83 (+1)           62           89
RH (24H Trend)                92 (-5)     35 (-21)           85           43
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW  7        NW 11         S  4         S 10
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             89         2260            1         1588
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           292         7413            4         5210
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW  5        NW 18         S  5         S 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW  3        NW  9         S  3         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  267        20340            3        15880
Category Day                                     5                         4
Sunshine Hours                                  13                        13
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ214-235>238-241530-
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
330 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                60            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              61 (-8)       83 (0)           67           86
RH (24H Trend)                88 (-8)     37 (-23)           85           50
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 N  9        NW 11         S  6         S 12
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            116         2034            0         1262
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           381         6674            0         4139
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW  9        NW 15         S  7         S 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW  5        NW  8         S  4         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  580        16272            0        12620
Category Day                                     5                         4
Sunshine Hours                                  12                        14
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming mostly
cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 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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