Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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FNUS74 KCRP 151540
FWSCRP

Spot Forecast for Cotton...TFS
National Weather Service Corpus Christi, TX
1040 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1100 CDT on August 15.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (361) 289-0959, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Hot and humid conditions will occur today at the burn site. The heat
and humidity will combine to produce dangerous heat index values
between 105 and 110 degrees. Moderate south southeasterly winds this
morning will become more southeasterly this afternoon. Afternoon
minimum relative humidity values will be between 40 and 50 percent.
Chances for wetting rains will be very low today.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 99.
Min humidity........45 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 14 mph increasing to
                    around 15 mph late in the afternoon.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 5 to 14 mph increasing to
                    around 15 mph late in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......1200-2800 ft AGL increasing to 3600-5500 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 8 to 16 mph increasing to southeast 21 to
                    26 mph in the late morning and afternoon.
Haines Index........3 to 5 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or moderate potential
                    for large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10
TEMP............90  94  97  99  99  98  96
RH..............61  54  48  45  45  47  48
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND DIR..160 160 160 150 150 140 140
20 FT WIND SPD..13  13  13  14  15  15  15
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  20  20  25  25  25
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE
EYE LVL WND DIR.160 160 160 150 150 140 140
EYE LVL WND SPD.8   8   8   8   9   9   10
EYE LVL WND GST.20  20  20  20  25  25  25
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.2 4.9 5.5 5.5 5.4 5.4 4.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE
TRANSP WIND DIR.170 160 160 150 150 140 140
TRANSP WIND SPD.22  22  23  24  25  26  26
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....4   4   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 80.
Max humidity........95 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 8 to 15 mph.
Eye level winds.....South winds 8 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......2400-4200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 17 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 16 mph
                    early in the morning.
Haines Index........4 to 5 or low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or moderate potential
                    for large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY COVER.......MCR MCR PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
TEMP............93  91  88  86  85  84  84  84  83  83  82  81
RH..............52  56  63  72  79  83  84  85  86  87  89  93
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND DIR..140 140 150 150 150 150 160 160 160 160 160 160
20 FT WIND SPD..15  15  14  13  13  12  12  10  10  9   9   8
20 FT WIND GUST.25  25  20  20  20  20  20  15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND DIR.140 140 150 150 150 150 160 160 160 160 160 160
EYE LVL WND SPD.10  9   8   8   7   7   7   7   6   5   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.25  25  20  20  20  20  20  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.2 3.6 3.4 3.1 2.9 2.7 2.6 2.4 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND DIR.140 140 150 150 150 150 160 160 160 160 160 160
TRANSP WIND SPD.26  25  24  23  22  21  20  18  17  17  16  15
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 97.
Min humidity........48 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 8 to 15 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 8 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1 until 1300, then 2.
Mixing height.......2200-3500 ft AGL increasing to 4200-5800 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast 14 to 23 mph increasing to 24 to 26
                    mph late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 to 5 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or moderate potential
                    for large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  MC  MC  MC  PC  PC  PC  PC
WEATHER COV.....    SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....    RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........                            SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
TEMP............80  81  83  86  90  92  94  95  96  97  96  94
RH..............95  92  84  74  66  59  55  51  49  48  49  53
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND DIR..160 160 160 170 170 160 160 160 150 150 150 150
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   9   10  12  13  13  13  13  14  15  15
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  20  20  20  20  20  20  25  25
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE
EYE LVL WND DIR.160 160 160 170 170 160 160 160 150 150 150 150
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   5   5   6   7   7   7   7   8   8   9   9
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  15  20  20  20  20  20  20  25  25
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.4 2.2 2.9 3.5 4.2 4.6 5.1 5.6 5.7 5.7 5.8 5.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE
TRANSP WIND DIR.160 160 160 170 170 160 160 160 150 150 150 150
TRANSP WIND SPD.14  14  16  18  21  22  22  22  23  24  25  26
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   2   2   2   2   2
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   4   4   3   3   3   3   3

$$
Forecaster...T.BEAL
Requested by...Kasie Wagenfehr
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714427.0/CRP
.EMAIL kwagenfehr@tfs.tamu.edu


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