Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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Spot Forecast for Matagorda Island Wildfire...USFWS
National Weather Service Corpus Christi, TX
648 AM CDT Mon Apr 16 2018

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 CDT on April 16.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (361) 289-0959, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...

Light winds early this morning have been more variable as the
center of the surface high pressure is located near the northern
Coastal Bend. The surface high is anticipated to shift to the east
quickly this morning, with a more steady southeast flow
developing. Southeast winds will strengthen this afternoon to a
breezy flow, with gusts around 20 to 25 mph this afternoon into
tonight. Relative humidity values should be higher today than
yesterday, with minimum percentages in the mid 50s.


.TODAY...

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............64  66  63  63  63  64  67  70  71  73  73
RH..............65  64  72  74  72  69  61  55  55  54  55
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND DIR..130 140 140 140 150 150 150 150 150 150 150
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   9   10  10  10  12  12  13  13  14
20 FT WIND GUST.10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
EYE LVL WND DIR.130 140 140 140 150 150 150 150 150 150 150
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   5   5   6   6   7   7   7   7   8   8
EYE LVL WND GST.10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.4 1.8 2.2 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
TRANSP WIND DIR.130 140 140 140 150 150 150 150 150 150 150
TRANSP WIND SPD.15  16  16  17  17  17  17  18  18  20  21
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY COVER.......CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............74  73  73  74  73  74  73  74  74  71  71  71
RH..............55  57  58  58  61  61  64  62  63  68  69  71
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND DIR..150 150 150 160 160 160 170 170 170 170 170 170
20 FT WIND SPD..14  14  14  14  14  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  20  20  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND DIR.150 150 150 160 160 160 170 170 170 170 170 170
EYE LVL WND SPD.8   8   8   8   8   9   9   9   9   9   9   9
EYE LVL WND GST.20  20  20  20  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.2 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND DIR.150 150 150 160 160 160 160 170 170 170 170 170
TRANSP WIND SPD.22  23  24  25  25  26  26  26  26  26  26  26
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TUESDAY...

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......CLR CLR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............70  69  70  69  68  68  69  71  73  74  75  75
RH..............74  77  76  83  86  85  83  77  72  71  70  71
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND DIR..170 170 170 180 180 180 180 180 170 170 170 160
20 FT WIND SPD..15  15  15  15  16  16  16  16  16  15  15  16
20 FT WIND GUST.25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND DIR.170 170 170 180 180 180 180 180 170 170 170 160
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   9   9   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND GST.25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.7 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND DIR.170 170 170 170 180 180 180 180 170 170 170 170
TRANSP WIND SPD.26  26  26  26  26  26  26  25  25  25  25  25
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

$$
Forecaster...L.BEAL
Requested by...REY NAVARRO
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1806742.1/CRP
.EMAIL scott_affeldt@fws.gov,Reynaldo_Navarro@fws.gov



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