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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS AREA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR SUSTAINED 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR
GREATER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND HIGH
FIRE DANGER FOR THE SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE AND PORTIONS OF THE
WESTERN SOUTH PLAINS...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR
SUSTAINED 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR THE FAR
SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE AND EXTREME NORTHWESTERN SOUTH PLAINS...

.DISCUSSION...
A DRYLINE WILL SHARPEN UP ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON MOVING TO THE
I-27 CORRIDOR. MOIST AIR AND SOUTH-SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS TO THE EAST
OF THE DRYLINE WILL INCREASE CHANCES OF THUNDERSTORMS. TO THE WEST
OF THE DRYLINE...VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP
LEADING TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. THE STRONGEST
SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL EXTEND FROM THE CENTRAL TO SOUTHWESTERN
TEXAS PANHANDLE AND WILL COUPLE WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES LESS
THAN 10 PERCENT. ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE SOUTH PLAINS...ELEVATED TO
CRITICAL CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE DUE TO STRONG WINDS AND VERY
DRY AIR WEST OF THE DRYLINE.



TXZ022-028-231045-
CASTRO-LAMB-
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR SUSTAINED 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR
GREATER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+2)      85 (+4)      46           78
RH % (24H TREND)      80 (-2)      9 (-16)      43           12
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 17 G31                  N 13
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 18 G25     SW 22 G32    SW 19 G31    E  7
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 16571                     9235
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 27                     W  6
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS WARM. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ021-027-231045-
PARMER-BAILEY-
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR
SUSTAINED 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR GREATER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND HIGH FIRE DANGER...

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      52 (+2)      84 (+3)      45           76
RH % (24H TREND)      79 (-7)      7 (-18)      48           11
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 17 G28                  N 12
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 17 G26     SW 22 G32    SW 19 G32    E  6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 16378                     9181
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 27                     SW  7
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ023-024-029-030-231045-
SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALE-FLOYD-
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (0)       86 (+4)      47           78
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (-3)      15 (-10)     42           13
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 17 G31                  N 15
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 17         S 23 G31     SW 19 G31    NE  8
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 14482                     9460
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 27                     W  4
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ033-034-039-040-231045-
COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-YOAKUM-TERRY-
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR SUSTAINED 20 FOOT WINDS OF 20 MPH OR
GREATER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF 15 PERCENT OR LESS AND HIGH
FIRE DANGER...

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (+4)      86 (+4)      46           78
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (-8)      8 (-16)      37           10
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 16 G26                  N 13
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 16         SW 21 G31    SW 20 G31    N  6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 14162                     9453
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 26                     W  6
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ035-036-041-042-231045-
LUBBOCK-CROSBY-LYNN-GARZA-
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (+2)      87 (+4)      51           79
RH % (24H TREND)      76 (-6)      16 (-8)      42           12
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 15 G26                  N 15 G23
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 15        S 22 G31     SW 19 G31    NE  8
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 13766                     9734
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 28                     NW  4
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ037-038-043-044-231045-
DICKENS-KING-KENT-STONEWALL-
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      58 (+1)      89 (+4)      55           80
RH % (24H TREND)      74 (-11)     30 (+4)      63           16
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 14 G26                  N 15
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 13 G20    S 22 G31     S 19 G29     NE 11 G19
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 13476                     9632
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 31                      N  6
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ025-026-031-032-231045-
HALL-CHILDRESS-MOTLEY-COTTLE-
335 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            50           50           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      57 (+2)      88 (+4)      54           79
RH % (24H TREND)      70 (-9)      30 (+4)      55           14
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 15 G26                  N 17 G25
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 14         S 22 G31     S 18 G29     NE  9 G18
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 14099                     9398
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 30                      NW  5
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$








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