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
340 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Periods of showers and thunderstorms will be possible through
Sunday. A cold front is expected to move across the area
on Sunday.

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-211545-
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
340 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           40           50           80
Temp (24H Trend)              69 (+3)      85 (+7)           69           77
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+6)      64 (-3)          100           58
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE  4        SE  7         S  4         W  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             47         1546            2         1194
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           153         5071            5         3918
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE  9         S 16        SE  9        NW 16
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  5         S  8        SE  5        NW  8
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  235        12368           10         9552
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   3                         5
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            3            3            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ176-195>198-211545-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
340 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           40           60           60
Temp (24H Trend)              70 (+4)      86 (+4)           68           77
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+5)      63 (-2)          100           49
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE  5        SE  7         S  5         W  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             67         1594            0         1081
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           221         5229            0         3548
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE 12         S 18        SE 10         N 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  6         S  9        SE  5         N 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  402        14346            0        10810
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   2                         6
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            3            3            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ200-213-211545-
Harris-Liberty-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Dayton, Houston, Humble, Katy,
Liberty, Pasadena, and Tomball
340 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           40           40           80
Temp (24H Trend)              71 (+3)      86 (+6)           71           82
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+6)      64 (-7)          100           57
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE  5        SE  7         S  5         W  4
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             16         1528           15         1553
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)            52         5013           49         5096
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE 11         S 15        SE 10        NW 13
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  6         S  8        SE  5        NW  7
Vent Rate (M2/S)                   96        12224           75        10871
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   3                         5
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            3            3            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ210>212-226-227-211545-
Austin-Colorado-Fort Bend-Waller-Wharton-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, Columbus,
Eagle Lake, El Campo, Hempstead, Missouri City, Pierce,
Prairie View, Richmond, Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land, Weimar,
and Wharton
340 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           40           50           80
Temp (24H Trend)              71 (+3)      87 (+3)           71           81
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+2)      64 (+1)          100           51
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE  5        SE  7         S  4         W  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             15         1544           28         1220
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)            50         5065           91         4002
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE  6         S 16        SE 10         N 17
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  3         S  8        SE  5         N  9
Vent Rate (M2/S)                   45        12352          140        10980
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   3                         5
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            3            3            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ214-238-211545-
Chambers-Galveston-
Including the cities of Anahuac, Friendswood, Galveston,
League City, Mont Belvieu, Texas City, and Winnie
340 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           30           30           80
Temp (24H Trend)              74 (+2)      85 (+6)           73           83
RH (24H Trend)                96 (+4)      70 (-3)          100           60
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE  8        SE  9         S  8        SW  5
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             15         1171           28         1461
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)            49         3842           92         4794
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE 13        SE 14        SE 10        NW 10
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  7        SE  7        SE  5        NW  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  105         8197          140         7305
Category Day                                     4                         3
Sunshine Hours                                   3                         4
Lightning Activity Lvl              3            3            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ235>237-211545-
Brazoria-Jackson-Matagorda-
Including the cities of Alvin, Angleton, Bay City, Edna,
Freeport, Lake Jackson, Palacios, and Pearland
340 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                              Tonight          Sat    Sat Night          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           30           30           80
Temp (24H Trend)              73 (+2)      86 (+3)           72           84
RH (24H Trend)                99 (+1)      67 (+1)          100           56
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE  7        SE  9         S  6         W  5
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             15         1344           47         1554
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)            48         4409          153         5100
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE  8         S 15        SE 11        NW 14
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  4         S  8        SE  6        NW  7
Vent Rate (M2/S)                   60        10752          282        10878
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   3                         5
Lightning Activity Lvl              3            3            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds up to
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds up to
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds
around 5 mph shifting to the south late in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph
shifting to the northwest late in the morning.

...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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