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
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

.DISCUSSION...
RECENT ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL ABATE GOING INTO MID WEEK.
NORTH WINDS WILL TURN LIGHT AND VARIABLE THIS EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT
SOUTHWEST WEDNESDAY. MORE MODERATE SOUTHWEST TRANSPORT THURSDAY. THE
RESIDENT AIR MASS IS STILL DRY BUT IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY RECOVER EACH
SUBSEQUENT AFTERNOON BACK INTO THE 50 PERCENTILE RANGE BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON
...WITH GOOD MORNING RECOVERY ALONG THE WAY. MODEST MIXING DEPTHS THE
NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS PER THIS RECENTLY COOLER COLUMN AND MORNING INVERSIONS.

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-101615-
HOUSTON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
CROCKETT...GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...
SHEPHERD...THE WOODLANDS...TRINITY...WILLIS
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              35 (+3)      67 (+8)           46           76
RH (24H TREND)               77 (+21)     31 (+13)           86           35
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NE  4        SE  5        SW  7        SW  8
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0          753            8          909
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         2469           26         2982
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW 11        SW  9        SW  9        SW 21
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW  6        SW  5        SW  5        SW 11
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         3765           40         9999
CATEGORY DAY                                     2                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   9                         9
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ176-195>198-211-212-101615-
AUSTIN-BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BRENHAM...BROOKSHIRE...
BRYAN...CALDWELL...COLLEGE STATION...HEMPSTEAD...
LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA...PRAIRIE VIEW...SEALY
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              38 (+5)      70 (+8)           48           77
RH (24H TREND)               74 (+20)     29 (+11)           78           35
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 E  5         S  7        SW 11        SW 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0          785            8          897
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         2576           26         2942
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              N  6        SW 13         S  9        SW 22
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              N  3        SW  7         S  5        SW 11
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         5495           40         9867
CATEGORY DAY                                     3                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   9                         9
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ210-226-227-101615-
COLORADO-FORT BEND-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLUMBUS...EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...
MISSOURI CITY...PIERCE...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SUGAR LAND...
WEIMAR...WHARTON
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              39 (+5)      71 (+6)           49           77
RH (24H TREND)               78 (+17)     30 (+12)           91           41
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NE  4        SE  6        SW 11        SW 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0          876            8          989
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         2873           26         3245
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW  6        SW 12         S 10        SW 21
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW  3        SW  6         S  5        SW 11
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         5256           40        10879
CATEGORY DAY                                     3                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                  10                        10
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ200-213-214-238-101615-
CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-HARRIS-LIBERTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANAHUAC...CLEVELAND...DAYTON...
FRIENDSWOOD...GALVESTON...HOUSTON...HUMBLE...KATY...LEAGUE CITY...
LIBERTY...MONT BELVIEU...PASADENA...TEXAS CITY...TOMBALL...WINNIE
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              39 (+3)      67 (+5)           50           76
RH (24H TREND)               71 (+19)     32 (+17)           93           42
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 N  4        SE  5        SW 10        SW 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0          728            8          919
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         2387           26         3016
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW 10         S  8         S 10        SW 19
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW  5         S  4         S  5        SW 10
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         2912           40         9190
CATEGORY DAY                                     2                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   9                         9
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ235>237-101615-
BRAZORIA-JACKSON-MATAGORDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVIN...ANGLETON...BAY CITY...EDNA...
FREEPORT...LAKE JACKSON...PALACIOS...PEARLAND
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

                              TONIGHT          WED    WED NIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              40 (+5)      69 (+5)           52           76
RH (24H TREND)               78 (+15)     33 (+14)           95           48
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 N  4        SE  6        SW 11        SW 12
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0          819            8          925
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         2686           26         3034
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW  6         S 11         S 10        SW 17
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW  3         S  6         S  5        SW  9
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         4914           40         8325
CATEGORY DAY                                     3                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                                  10                         9
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING
WEST LATE IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. 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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