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Spot Forecast for Starkey RD Fire...Montague Co. EMC
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
534 PM CDT Sun Apr 15 2018

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 1800 CDT on April 15.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
The gusty northwest winds that we saw earlier today have been
decreasing late this afternoon. These winds will become light
northerly after sunset as high pressure settles in across the
region. Skies will be clear. Dry weather is expected to continue
for the next several days. Winds will come around the east Monday
morning at 5 to 10 mph and then to the south at 10 to 15 mph
during the afternoon as high pressure moves off to the east and
low pressure develops across Colorado.


.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear (0-5 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 38.
Max humidity........57 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 9 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Haines Index........4 to 5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Eye level winds.....North winds up to 5 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   1   2   3
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............61  61  56  54  53  50  48  47  46  44  42  41
RH..............20  22  27  30  32  34  37  37  40  47  53  52
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  N   E   SE  SE  E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..9   8   5   3   2   2   2   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.10                              4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd dir.NW  NW  N   E   SE  SE  E   E   E   E   E   E
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   4   3   2   1   1   1   2   2   2   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.
Haines index....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4

$$
Forecaster...Moore
Requested by...Kelly McNabb
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1806741.0/FWD
.DELDT 04/15/18
.EMAIL kelly.mcnabb@co.montague.tx.us


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