Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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Spot Forecast for Santa Ana NWR 2...US Fish & Wildlife
National Weather Service Brownsville TX
625 AM CDT Mon May 14 2018

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 0700 CDT on May 14.
If conditions become unrepresentative,contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Broad surface high pressure will prevail over the
Gulf of Mexico this morning. This will maintain a light to
moderate southeast wind across the region. The relative humidity
values will drop into the 40 to 45 percent range by this
afternoon. No significant rainfall is expected today.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent).
Temperature.........75 at forecast start...Max 97.
RH..................94 percent at forecast start...Min 43 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Winds southeast at 7 mph at forecast
                    start...otherwise Southeast winds 8 to 14 mph.
Mixing height.......1700 ft AGL at forecast start...otherwise
                    1700-2900 ft AGL increasing to 5800-6800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 13 to 17 mph.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........88  88  88  76  76  76  61  61  61  62  62
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............75  76  83  87  91  94  95  96  97  96  96
RH..............94  90  73  63  54  50  46  44  43  43  43
20 FT wind dir..130 140 150 150 150 150 150 140 140 130 130
20 FT wind spd..8   9   10  12  12  12  12  12  13  14  14
20 FT wind gust.10  11  12  13  13  13  13  14  14  16  16
Eye lvl wnd dir.130 140 150 150 150 150 150 140 140 130 130
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   6   7   8   8   8   8   8   8   9   9
Eye lvl wnd gst.8   8   9   10  10  10  10  10  11  12  12
Mix hgt (kft)...1.7 2.1 2.5 2.9 3.9 5.0 6.0 6.3 6.5 6.8 5.8
Transp wind dir.150 150 160 160 160 160 160 150 140 140 130
Transp wind spd.13  13  14  15  16  17  17  16  15  15  16

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent) then becoming
                    partly cloudy (40-50 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (60-70 percent).
Temperature.........Min 74.
RH..................Max 93 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 6 to 14 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southeast winds 6 to 14 mph.
Mixing height.......3000-4800 ft AGL decreasing to 1500-2300 ft AGL
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....South 13 to 20 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........62  46  46  46  61  61  61  61  61  61  68  68
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............95  91  88  85  82  80  79  77  76  76  75  75
RH..............45  50  57  65  72  78  83  87  89  90  91  91
20 FT wind dir..130 120 120 120 120 130 130 140 140 140 140 140
20 FT wind spd..14  14  13  13  12  10  10  9   8   7   6   6
20 FT wind gust.16  16  14  14  13  12  12  11  10  8   7
Eye lvl wnd dir.130 120 120 120 120 130 130 140 140 140 140 140
Eye lvl wnd spd.9   9   8   8   8   7   7   6   5   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.12  12  11  10  10  9   9   8   8   6   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...4.8 3.7 3.0 2.3 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7
Transp wind dir.130 120 130 130 130 140 140 140 150 150 160 160
Transp wind spd.18  20  20  18  17  17  16  16  15  15  14  13

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent).
Temperature.........Max 97.
RH..................Min 38 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 5 to 13 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southeast winds 5 to 13 mph.
Mixing height.......1700-3000 ft AGL increasing to 5300-6000 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 12 to 13 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........68  63  63  63  53  53  53  28  28  28  31  31
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............74  74  77  80  84  87  90  92  94  96  96  97
RH..............93  90  83  74  66  57  51  46  43  41  40  38
20 FT wind dir..140 130 140 140 150 150 140 140 130 130 130 130
20 FT wind spd..5   6   6   8   9   10  10  10  12  13  13  12
20 FT wind gust.6       7   10  11  11  12  12  13  14  14  14
Eye lvl wnd dir.140 130 140 140 150 150 140 140 130 130 130 130
Eye lvl wnd spd.4   4   4   5   6   7   7   7   8   8   8   8
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   5   7   8   8   9   9   10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...1.7 1.7 1.8 2.0 2.2 3.0 3.8 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 5.3
Transp wind dir.150 150 150 150 150 140 140 130 130 130 130 130
Transp wind spd.13  12  12  12  12  12  12  12  12  12  12  13

$$
Forecaster...Speece
Requested by...David Escobar
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1809858.0/BRO
.DELDT 05/14/18
.EMAIL david_escobar@fws.gov


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