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
612 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Strong southerly winds should continue today into Tuesday with
increasing chances of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and
tonight. A front should stall across the area on Wednesday keeping
high rain chances going with the potential for heavy rainfall.

TXZ163-164-177>179-210715-
Houston-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Corrigan, Crockett, Groveton,
Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd, and Trinity
612 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                60           80           90
Temp (24H Trend)              78 (-4)       66 (0)           72
RH (24H Trend)               67 (+16)      97 (+5)           74
20 Ft Wind (MPH)             S 12 G21     S  6 G17         E  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            865          223          355
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2839          733         1164
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 22         S  9         E  8
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 11         S  5         E  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 9515         1115         1420
Category Day                        4                         1
Sunshine Hours                      0                         0
Lightning Activity Lvl              3            5            5

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ176-195>198-210715-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
612 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                60           80           90
Temp (24H Trend)              78 (-3)      65 (-2)           70
RH (24H Trend)               69 (+13)      98 (+6)           73
20 Ft Wind (MPH)             S 12 G23         S  7        NE  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            694          230          414
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2277          753         1357
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 22         S 13        NE  9
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 11         S  7        NE  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 7634         1610         2070
Category Day                        3                         2
Sunshine Hours                      0                         0
Lightning Activity Lvl              3            5            5

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ199-200-210>213-226-227-210715-
Austin-Colorado-Fort Bend-Harris-Liberty-Montgomery-Waller-
Wharton-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, Cleveland,
Columbus, Conroe, Dayton, Eagle Lake, El Campo, Hempstead,
Houston, Humble, Katy, Liberty, Missouri City, Pasadena, Pierce,
Prairie View, Richmond, Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land,
The Woodlands, Tomball, Weimar, Wharton, and Willis
612 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                50           60           80
Temp (24H Trend)              78 (-3)       67 (0)           76
RH (24H Trend)               69 (+11)      97 (+2)           75
20 Ft Wind (MPH)            SE 13 G22        SE  8        SE 10
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            577          127          469
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1894          418         1540
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 19         S 11        SE 12
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 10         S  6        SE  6
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 5770          762         2814
Category Day                        3                         2
Sunshine Hours                      1                         0
Lightning Activity Lvl              3            4            5

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ214-235>238-210715-
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, and Winnie
612 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           50           70
Temp (24H Trend)              77 (-2)       68 (0)           76
RH (24H Trend)               72 (+10)      98 (+2)           78
20 Ft Wind (MPH)            SE 14 G26    SE 11 G19        SE 12
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            396           60          378
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1298          197         1241
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE 18         S 12         S 15
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  9         S  6         S  8
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 3564          360         3024
Category Day                        2                         2
Sunshine Hours                      1                         0
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            3            4

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...high at the coast.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in
the lower 70s. East winds around 5 mph shifting to the southeast
late in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds
up to 5 mph shifting to the north late in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds up to
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. East 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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