Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
652 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
ONLY ISOLATED SHOWER COVERAGE IS EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS THE FLORIDA
KEYS...WITH ANY SHOWERS LIKELY MOVING WESTWARD BETWEEN 10 AND 15 MPH.
DRIER AIR HAS ENTERED THE FLORIDA KEYS THIS MORNING...AND MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES THIS AFTERNOON MAY REACH 50 TO 55 PERCENT
BRIEFLY...WITH SLIGHTLY HIGHER VALUES OF 55 TO 60 PERCENT ON FRIDAY.
EAST WINDS WILL AVERAGE 10 TO 15 MPH TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY...DROPPING
FURTHER FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. THE DISPERSION INDEX WILL REMAIN
WELL ABOVE 20 TONIGHT DUE TO SUFFICIENT TRANSPORT WIND VELOCITIES.

FLZ076>078-271130-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEY LARGO...MARATHON...KEY WEST
652 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           20           20
WEATHER TYPE          SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
TEMP                  87           78           87
RH %                  51           74           57
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     NE 14                     E 11
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     NE 14        E 14         E 10
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         1            1            1
LAL                   1            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900         2000         4700
TRANSPORT WND(MPH)    E 15         E 15         E 13
DISPERSION INDEX      58           42           44
MAX LVORI                          3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS NEAR 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF RAIN 20 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 20
PERCENT EACH NIGHT AND DAY.

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KASPER



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