Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS AREA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS OF WEST
TEXAS...

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM AND DRY AIRMASS WILL COMBINE WITH GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS
TO PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS ALL OF THE
SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS TODAY INTO THIS EVENING. IN
ADDITION...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL BLAST THROUGH THE AREA DURING
THE EVENING...BRINGING A SHARP NORTHERLY WIND SHIFT...STRONGER
WINDS AND LIKELY CONCENTRATING SOME BLOWING DUST...ALL OF WHICH
MAY ADVERSELY AFFECT ANY FIRE-FIGHTING OPERATIONS. THE NORTHERLY
WINDS WILL ONLY GRADUALLY DIMINISH ON MONDAY.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT PRECIPITATION SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY MORNING...MAINLY ACROSS NORTHERN AREAS. THEN...IT WILL
BEGIN TO WARM UP TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...AND THE FIRE DANGER MAY
INCREASE AS SOUTHWESTERLY BREEZES PICK UP. ANOTHER COLD FRONT IS
EXPECTED ON THURSDAY.

TXZ021-022-132245-
PARMER-CASTRO-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (-10)     27 (-23)     45
RH % (24H TREND)      12 (+4)      85 (+39)     28
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W 16 G28                  N 26 G41
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 18 G28     N 21 G43     N 19 G29
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    18403                     6625
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 16                      N 25
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   4            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ023-024-132245-
SWISHER-BRISCOE-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      81 (-8)      30 (-24)     48
RH % (24H TREND)      13 (+6)      78 (+37)     25
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W 19 G29                  N 25 G34
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW 19 G29    NE 20 G37    N 21 G32
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    18332                     7256
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 19                      N 27
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ033-034-039-040-132245-
COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-YOAKUM-TERRY-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      84 (-4)      32 (-21)     51
RH % (24H TREND)      8 (0)        77 (+38)     25
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W 17 G29                  N 27 G37
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 23 G33     SW 13 G25    N 20 G31
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    16182                     7247
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 19                      N 24
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ035-036-041-042-132245-
LUBBOCK-CROSBY-LYNN-GARZA-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (-3)      35 (-23)     52
RH % (24H TREND)      8 (-1)       76 (+33)     24
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 20 G31                 N 26 G37
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 23 G33     W 14 G31     N 22 G33
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    17216                     7152
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 19                      N 26
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ025-026-132245-
HALL-CHILDRESS-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      85 (-11)     36 (-23)     51
RH % (24H TREND)      13 (+5)      65 (+18)     22
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 18 G29                 N 24 G33
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW 22 G35    N 22 G34     N 23 G32
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    19033                     7458
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 21                      N 26
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ037-038-043-044-132245-
DICKENS-KING-KENT-STONEWALL-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (-5)      38 (-24)     54
RH % (24H TREND)      8 (-5)       71 (+17)     24
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 20 G32                 N 25 G35
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 23 G32     NW 16 G29    N 23 G33
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    19686                     7253
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 27                      N 27
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ027-028-132245-
BAILEY-LAMB-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (-8)      30 (-20)     47
RH % (24H TREND)      10 (+2)      82 (+39)     27
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W 17 G29                  N 27 G41
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 21 G31     NW 19 G41    N 20 G31
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    16844                     6865
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 19                      N 25
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ029-030-132245-
HALE-FLOYD-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      83 (-7)      31 (-23)     47
RH % (24H TREND)      9 (+1)       77 (+35)     26
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W 20 G32                  N 27 G35
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 22 G32     N 19 G37     N 22 G33
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    18319                     6876
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 24                      N 27
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ031-032-132245-
MOTLEY-COTTLE-
616 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING FOR SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER AT THE 20 FOOT
LEVEL...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND A HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      87 (-8)      36 (-24)     52
RH % (24H TREND)      10 (+1)      69 (+20)     23
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 20 G32                 N 25 G35
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 22 G32     N 18 G32     N 23 G32
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    19872                     7518
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 22                      N 26
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$







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