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FNUS54 KHGX 191303
FWFHGX

Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Southeast Texas
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
703 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A low level jet and drier air mixing down to the surface should
aid in increasing afternoon mixing depths. Mostly cloudy conditions
with strong southerly transport. Increasing precipitation chances
beginning tomorrow downstream of an approaching mid week cold front.

TXZ163-164-177>179-200815-
Houston-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Corrigan, Crockett, Groveton,
Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd, and Trinity
703 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           20           60
Temp (24H Trend)              80 (+4)      67 (+7)           78
RH (24H Trend)               52 (-13)      91 (-6)           63
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 12         S 12         S 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1313          236          961
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          4309          775         3154
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 25         S 17         S 22
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 13         S  9         S 11
Vent Rate (M2/S)                17069         2124        10571
Category Day                        5                         4
Sunshine Hours                      3                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ176-195>198-200815-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
703 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy       Cloudy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           20           60
Temp (24H Trend)               79 (0)      67 (+6)           76
RH (24H Trend)                56 (-6)      92 (-6)           73
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 14         S 14         S 12
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1083          300          707
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3554          985         2320
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 27         S 20         S 22
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 14         S 10         S 11
Vent Rate (M2/S)                15162         3000         7777
Category Day                        4                         3
Sunshine Hours                      1                         0
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ199-200-210>213-226-227-200815-
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
703 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           20           50
Temp (24H Trend)               79 (0)      67 (+4)           77
RH (24H Trend)                61 (-2)      97 (-1)           73
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 13         S 14         S 12
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1089          179          698
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3573          587         2289
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 24         S 18         S 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 12         S  9         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                13068         1611         6980
Category Day                        4                         3
Sunshine Hours                      3                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ214-235>238-200815-
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
703 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Tue

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)               77 (0)      68 (+4)           76
RH (24H Trend)                66 (-6)      95 (-4)           76
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 14         S 13        SE 13
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            697           77          481
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2286          252         1578
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 22         S 18         S 19
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 11         S  9         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 7667          693         4810
Category Day                        3                         3
Sunshine Hours                      3                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            2

Remarks...None.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cooler. Lows
in the mid 50s. North winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. 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 mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly 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. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast 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

$$

FNUS74 KCRP 191340
FWSCRP

Spot Forecast for CWMA - Rosindo...Texas Parks & Wildlife
National Weather Service Corpus Christi, TX
740 AM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 CST on February 19.
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...Winds will be south to southeast at 10 to 20 mph
with gusts to around 25 to 30 mph possible, especially during the
afternoon. High relative humidity values should preclude elevated
fire weather conditions.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 89.
Min humidity........38 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 12 to 15 mph.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 12 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......2300-4200 ft AGL increasing to 4600-5200 ft AGL
                    early in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 29 mph.
Haines Index........3 to 4 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or low potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CST)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......MC  MC  MC  MC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
TEMP............67  68  71  74  78  81  85  86  89  89
RH..............92  89  78  71  59  53  45  42  38  38
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE
20 FT WIND DIR..160 160 160 170 170 170 160 160 160 150
20 FT WIND SPD..13  13  14  14  15  14  13  12  12  13
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  20  20  25  20  20  20  20  20
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE
EYE LVL WND DIR.160 160 160 170 170 170 160 160 160 150
EYE LVL WND SPD.7   8   8   8   9   8   8   7   7   7
EYE LVL WND GST.20  20  20  20  25  20  20  20  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.3 2.3 2.8 3.2 3.7 4.2 4.7 5.2 4.9 4.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND DIR.160 170 170 180 180 180 170 170 170 160
TRANSP WIND SPD.26  28  28  29  29  28  28  26  25  25
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (65-75 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 69.
Max humidity........91 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 12 to 16 mph.
Eye level winds.....South winds 12 to 16 mph.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......2400-4200 ft AGL decreasing to 1600-2200 ft AGL
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....South 25 to 33 mph.
Haines Index........3 to 4 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or low potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY COVER.......PC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  CDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
TEMP............88  85  81  80  79  77  76  74  72  71  70  70
RH..............41  48  56  60  64  68  71  76  80  82  84  85
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND DIR..150 150 150 150 150 150 150 150 160 160 160 160
20 FT WIND SPD..13  14  15  16  16  16  16  16  15  14  13  12
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  20  20
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND DIR.150 150 150 150 150 150 150 150 160 160 160 160
EYE LVL WND SPD.8   8   9   10  10  10  10  10  9   8   8   7
EYE LVL WND GST.20  20  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.2 3.6 3.0 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.6 1.8 1.9 2.0 1.9 1.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S
TRANSP WIND DIR.160 160 160 160 160 150 150 150 150 160 160 160
TRANSP WIND SPD.25  26  28  30  31  32  33  33  32  30  29  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   3   3   3

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Min humidity........49 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 7 to 15 mph.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 7 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......1700-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 16 to 25 mph decreasing to around 15
                    mph late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 to 5 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or moderate potential
                    for large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
TEMP............69  69  69  70  72  74  77  79  82  83  85  85
RH..............89  89  91  90  83  78  69  64  57  55  50  49
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE
20 FT WIND DIR..160 160 160 160 170 170 170 170 160 160 150 140
20 FT WIND SPD..10  13  14  15  13  10  7   7   7   7   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.15  20  20  25  20  15  15  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE
EYE LVL WND DIR.160 160 160 160 170 170 170 170 160 160 150 140
EYE LVL WND SPD.7   7   8   9   8   6   4   4   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.15  20  20  25  20  15  15  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.9 2.3 2.6 3.0 2.6 2.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  SE
TRANSP WIND DIR.160 160 160 160 160 170 170 160 160 150 150 140
TRANSP WIND SPD.25  24  24  23  22  22  21  20  18  17  16  15
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....3   3   4   4   4   5   5   5   5   5   5   4

$$
Forecaster...EVANS
Requested by...Jamie Killian
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802146.0/CRP
.EMAIL jamie.killian@tpwd.texas.gov