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
315 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LOW CLOUD AND AREAS OF FOG REDEVELOPMENT AGAIN OVERNIGHT. THE
PASSAGE OF A WEAK UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM TOMORROW WILL INTRODUCE
MODERATE SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES...MAINLY FOCUSED WEST AND
NORTH OF THE CITY DURING THE AFTERNOON INTO EVENING HOURS. A COLD
FRONT WILL TRAVEL ACROSS THE REGION LATE FRIDAY. PRIMARILY LIGHT
NORTHEASTERLIES IN ITS WAKE...STRONGER WINDS OVER THE SOUTHERN
FORECAST AREA.

TXZ163-164-177>179-011515-
HOUSTON-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CORRIGAN...CROCKETT...
GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...SHEPHERD...
TRINITY
315 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0           40           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              63 (+2)      82 (+1)           66           84
RH (24H TREND)               100 (+1)      55 (+5)           97           56
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S  6         S  7         S  7         S 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            171         1216          361         1128
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           560         3988         1186         3701
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 15         S 15         S 18         S 25
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  8         S  8         S  9         S 13
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 1368         9728         3249        14664
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   1                         4
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            3            2            2

REMARKS...AREAS OF NEAR SUNRISE FOG...LOCALLY DENSE OVER MORE PROTECTED
OPEN AREAS.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW TO MODERATE.

$$

TXZ176-195>198-011515-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
315 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0           50           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              64 (+2)       81 (0)           65           84
RH (24H TREND)               100 (+1)      59 (+8)          100           58
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S  9         S 10         S  8         S 12
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            177         1179          309         1125
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           581         3868         1014         3691
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 16         S 20         S 21         S 26
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  8         S 10         S 11         S 13
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 1416        11790         3399        14625
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   1                         4
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            3            2            1

REMARKS...AREAS OF NEAR SUNRISE FOG...LOCALLY DENSE OVER MORE PROTECTED
OPEN AREAS.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW TO MODERATE.

$$

TXZ199-200-213-011515-
HARRIS-LIBERTY-MONTGOMERY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLEVELAND...CONROE...DAYTON...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...KATY...LIBERTY...PASADENA...THE WOODLANDS...TOMBALL...
WILLIS
315 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0           40           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              64 (+3)      81 (-1)           67           84
RH (24H TREND)                100 (0)      58 (+8)           99           57
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S  6         S  8         S  7         S 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            182         1159          263          963
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           597         3803          862         3159
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 16         S 16         S 20         S 25
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  8         S  8         S 10         S 13
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 1456         9272         2630        12519
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   1                         5
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            3            2            1

REMARKS...AREAS OF NEAR SUNRISE FOG...LOCALLY DENSE OVER MORE PROTECTED
OPEN AREAS.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW TO MODERATE.

$$

TXZ210>212-226-227-011515-
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...WHARTON
315 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0           50           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              64 (+2)      81 (-1)           66           84
RH (24H TREND)                100 (0)      61 (+8)          100           59
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S  8         S 11         S  8         S 13
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            163         1150          266          906
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           536         3773          872         2971
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 15         S 19         S 21         S 25
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  8         S 10         S 11         S 13
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 1304        11500         2926        11778
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   1                         5
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            3            2            1

REMARKS...AREAS OF NEAR SUNRISE FOG...LOCALLY DENSE OVER MORE PROTECTED
OPEN AREAS.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW TO MODERATE.

$$

TXZ214-235>238-011515-
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...
WINNIE
315 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0           30           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              66 (+4)       80 (0)           68           82
RH (24H TREND)               100 (+1)      64 (+4)           98           63
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S  7        SE 11         S 10         S 12
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            207         1023          333          677
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           679         3356         1093         2221
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 16         S 18         S 24         S 24
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  8         S  9         S 12         S 12
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 1656         9207         3996         8124
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   1                         5
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            3            2            1

REMARKS...AREAS OF NEAR SUNRISE FOG...LOCALLY DENSE OVER MORE PROTECTED
OPEN AREAS.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW TO MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. 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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