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
425 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...
FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL REMAIN MINIMAL OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS
DUE TO RECENT RAINFALL /SOME AREAS SEEING WIDESPREAD 3 TO 5 INCH
TOTALS/. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE SLOWLY MOVING ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL PROVIDE ANOTHER CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TODAY... BEFORE MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS FILTER IN
BEHIND A COLD FRONT ON SUNDAY. DRY CONDITIONS WILL BE SHORT-LIVED
WITH SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW BRINGING MOISTURE... AND CHANCES FOR
WETTING RAINS... BACK TO THE REGION ON TUESDAY.

TXZ214-235>238-190430-
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...
WINNIE
425 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              79 (-1)      66 (-1)           83
RH (24H TREND)                70 (-5)     100 (+1)           65
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SW  7         S  4        SW  7
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            867          148         1031
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          2844          484         3384
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW  9         S  5        SW 12
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SW  5         S  3        SW  6
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 4335          444         6186
CATEGORY DAY                        3                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                      2                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE.

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-190430-
HOUSTON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
CROCKETT...GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...
SHEPHERD...THE WOODLANDS...TRINITY...WILLIS
425 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              79 (-1)      63 (-3)           85
RH (24H TREND)                68 (+4)     100 (+2)           51
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SW  4        SW  4        SW  9
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1133           48         1646
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3718          156         5400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW  5        SW  6        SW 15
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SW  3        SW  3        SW  8
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 3399          144        13168
CATEGORY DAY                        2                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      1                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE.

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-190430-
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-HARRIS-LIBERTY-WALLER-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BROOKSHIRE...CLEVELAND...
COLUMBUS...DAYTON...EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...HEMPSTEAD...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...KATY...LIBERTY...MISSOURI CITY...PASADENA...PIERCE...
PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...SUGAR LAND...
TOMBALL...WEIMAR...WHARTON
425 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)               80 (0)      64 (-2)           84
RH (24H TREND)                68 (-2)     100 (+1)           60
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 W  6        SW  4        SW  7
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            966           83         1394
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3168          272         4575
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 10        SW  5        SW 13
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SW  5        SW  3        SW  7
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 4830          249         9758
CATEGORY DAY                        3                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      2                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE.

$$

TXZ176-195>198-190430-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
425 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                30           30            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              78 (-1)      63 (-2)           85
RH (24H TREND)                 68 (0)     100 (+1)           52
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 W  5         S  6        SW 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1304            0         1658
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4278            0         5439
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW  7        SW  7        SW 16
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SW  4        SW  4        SW  8
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 5216            0        13264
CATEGORY DAY                        3                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      2                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 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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