Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Spot Forecast for Coastal Prairie Bahia Unit 8/9...USFWS
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
615 AM CST Thu Feb 16 2017

If conditions become unrepresentative,contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...With low dewpoint temperatures now in place,
relative humidity values will fall to around 25-40% today.
However, with forecast wind speeds of only 5-10mph, threat of
erratic fire behavior will be mitigated. Winds should shift to east
by 12 or 1pm. RH`s recover to 95-100% overnight as onshore flow
becomes well-reestablished. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms are also expected from late tonight through
Friday morning.


.TODAY...
TIME (CST)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........45  33  33  33  43  43  43  49  49  49
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............54  58  62  66  68  70  71  71  70  68
RH..............74  65  57  51  47  45  46  49  53  59
20 FT wind dir..340 350 010 030 060 080 100 110 110 110
20 FT wind spd..6   6   6   6   6   6   7   7   8   7
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15  10
Eye lvl wnd dir.340 350 010 030 060 080 100 110 110 110
Eye lvl wnd spd.3   3   3   3   4   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15  10
Mix hgt (kft)...2.8 4.0 4.3 4.6 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.6 4.3
Transp wind dir.020 040 050 080 100 110 130 130 140 140
Transp wind spd.6   6   6   6   6   7   8   9   10  13

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........52  52  52  81  81  81  85  85  85  92  92  92
Weather cov.....ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO SCT SCT SCT SCT SCT SCT
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                        ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO
Temp............66  65  64  63  63  63  63  63  63  62  62  61
RH..............66  72  77  81  84  86  88  89  91  93  95  96
20 FT wind dir..120 120 130 130 140 150 150 150 160 160 150 140
20 FT wind spd..7   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Eye lvl wnd dir.120 120 130 130 140 150 150 150 160 160 150 140
Eye lvl wnd spd.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3
Eye lvl wnd gst.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...4.0 3.8 3.6 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.2 1.6
Transp wind dir.140 140 140 140 150 150 160 160 160 160 160 160
Transp wind spd.14  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  13  12

.FRIDAY...
TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........82     82     86     70     70     45
Weather cov.....SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD
Temp............62     65     69     74     77     76
RH..............95     92     82     71     65     68
20 ft wind......130/5  170/6  200/6  200/8  170/8  150/8
20 ft wind gust.       10     10     15     15     10
Eye level wind..130/2  170/3  200/4  200/4  170/4  150/4
Eye lvl wnd gst.5      10     10     15     15     10
Mix hgt (ft)....900    2700   4100   5100   5000   3800
Transport wind..160/10 170/15 170/21 190/22 190/22 180/20

$$
Forecaster...Schroeder
Requested by...Don DeVriendt
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702233.0/BRO
.EMAIL ddevriendt@gmail.com



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