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 WED JUL 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HOT AND MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO DRY OUT
FUELS TO DRY ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS TODAY. PATCHY
FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING WITH THE LOWEST
VISIBILITY MAINLY WEST AND SOUTHWEST OF THE HOUSTON METRO
AREA. CHANCES FOR RAIN WILL INCREASE ON THURSDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY AS A BACKDOOR FRONT MOVES INTO SOUTHEAST TEXAS
FROM THE NORTHEAST.

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-301545-
HOUSTON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
CROCKETT...GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...
SHEPHERD...THE WOODLANDS...TRINITY...WILLIS
340 PM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0           30           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              76 (-1)      99 (+1)           77           99
RH (24H TREND)                90 (+4)      36 (+2)           80           38
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR        NW  3      LGT/VAR        NE  5
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         3045            0         3024
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         9989            0         9922
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 10        NE  6        NE  6        NE 11
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  5        NE  3        NE  3        NE  6
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         9135            0        18144
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         5
SUNSHINE HOURS                                  10                         9
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ176-195>198-301545-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
340 PM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR       MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              76 (-1)      99 (+1)           77           99
RH (24H TREND)                90 (+4)      33 (+1)           76           37
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SW  4        NW  5      LGT/VAR         N  6
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         3048            0         3048
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         9999            0        10000
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 14         E  6        NE  4        NE  9
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  7         E  3        NE  2        NE  5
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         9144            0        15240
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                  10                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-301545-
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-HARRIS-LIBERTY-WALLER-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BROOKSHIRE...CLEVELAND...
COLUMBUS...DAYTON...EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...HEMPSTEAD...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...KATY...LIBERTY...MISSOURI CITY...PASADENA...PIERCE...
PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...SUGAR LAND...
TOMBALL...WEIMAR...WHARTON
340 PM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           20           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              76 (-1)      98 (+1)           77           97
RH (24H TREND)                97 (+5)      38 (+2)           80           40
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR        NW  5         W  4        NW  6
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         2881            0         3020
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         9453            0         9907
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S  9         E  8        NE  4        NE 10
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  5         E  4        NE  2        NE  5
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0        11524            0        15100
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   9                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ214-235>238-301545-
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
340 PM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0           20           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              78 (-1)      95 (+1)           79           94
RH (24H TREND)                96 (+6)       44 (0)           86           47
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 W  4        NW  5         W  4        NW  6
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         2343            0         2480
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         7688            0         8138
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S  8         E  9        SE  5        NE  8
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  4         E  5        SE  3        NE  4
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0        11715            0         9920
CATEGORY DAY                                     4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   9                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH BECOMING NORTH LATE IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS UP
TO 5 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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