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Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook) (FWF)

Issued by Houston/Galveston, TX (HGX)

                            
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Southeast Texas
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
311 PM CST Tue Jan 15 2019

.DISCUSSION...
An onshore flow coupled with a weak coastal trough will yield showers on Wednesday 
with rain chances persisting through the end of the week. Fog will be possible both 
Thursday and Friday mornings. A strong cold front will push through the area on 
Saturday. 

TXZ176-195>198-161615-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell, 
College Station, Madisonville, Navasota, and Somerville
311 PM CST Tue Jan 15 2019

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      NONE      showers      showers         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           30           30            0
Temp (24H Trend)              47 (+7)      60 (+9)           55           71
RH (24H Trend)                93 (+4)     79 (+16)          100           61
20 Ft Wind (MPH)              LGT/VAR         S  5        SW  6        SW  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             68          302           33          524
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           223          992          109         1719
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SW 12         S 13         S 21         W 12
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SW  6         S  7         S 11         W  6
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  408         2114          363         3144
Category Day                                     2                         2
Sunshine Hours                                   1                         3
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ163-164-177>179-199-161615-
Houston-Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Conroe, Corrigan, Crockett, 
Groveton, Huntsville, Livingston, Shepherd, The Woodlands, 
and Trinity
311 PM CST Tue Jan 15 2019

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      NONE      showers      showers      showers
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           20           40           10
Temp (24H Trend)             47 (+11)      60 (+8)           55           70
RH (24H Trend)                89 (-5)     73 (+13)          100           64
20 Ft Wind (MPH)              LGT/VAR         S  4         S  6        SW  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             70          368           31          584
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           230         1207          103         1916
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SW  7         S 13        SW 18         W 13
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SW  4         S  7        SW  9         W  7
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  280         2576          279         4088
Category Day                                     2                         3
Sunshine Hours                                   1                         2
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ200-210>213-226-227-235>238-300-313-161615-
Austin-Coastal Harris-Colorado-Fort Bend-Inland Brazoria-
Inland Galveston-Inland Harris-Inland Jackson-Inland Matagorda-
Northern Liberty-Southern Liberty-Waller-Wharton-
Including the cities of Alvin, Angleton, Bay City, Baytown, 
Bellville, Brookshire, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton, Devers, 
Eagle Lake, Edna, El Campo, First Colony, Friendswood, Ganado, 
Hempstead, Houston, League City, Liberty, Mission Bend, 
Missouri City, Pasadena, Pearland, Pecan Grove, Prairie View, 
Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land, Waller, Weimar, and Wharton
311 PM CST Tue Jan 15 2019

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           50           30           20
Temp (24H Trend)              49 (+5)     63 (+10)           57           73
RH (24H Trend)                94 (+5)     79 (+16)          100           66
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 E  3         E  6         S  6        SW  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             43          252           28          595
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           142          828           93         1952
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S  8         S 11        SW 18        SW 15
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  4         S  6        SW  9        SW  8
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  172         1512          252         4760
Category Day                                     1                         3
Sunshine Hours                                   0                         2
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            2

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ214-335>338-161615-
Chambers-Coastal Brazoria-Coastal Galveston-Coastal Jackson-
Coastal Matagorda-
Including the cities of Anahuac, Clute, Dickinson, Freeport, 
La Marque, Lake Jackson, Mont Belvieu, Old River-Winfree, 
Palacios, Stowell, Texas City, and Winnie
311 PM CST Tue Jan 15 2019

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           50           40           30
Temp (24H Trend)              51 (+6)      63 (+9)           59           70
RH (24H Trend)                95 (+4)     82 (+14)          100           72
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 E  6         E  8         S  9        SW  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             46          281           33          411
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           152          923          108         1348
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S  7        SE 12         S 21        SW 16
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  4        SE  6         S 11        SW  8
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  184         1686          363         3288
Category Day                                     1                         2
Sunshine Hours                                   0                         2
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            2

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ436>438-161615-
Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-
Matagorda Islands-
Including the cities of Galveston and Surfside Beach
311 PM CST Tue Jan 15 2019

                              Tonight          Wed    Wed Night          Thu

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           50           30           30
Temp (24H Trend)              53 (+5)      62 (+9)           60           67
RH (24H Trend)                94 (+4)     84 (+13)          100           79
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 E  7        SE 10         S 11        SW  9
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             67          233           26          329
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           219          766           86         1079
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE  7        SE 11        SW 20        SW 14
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  4        SE  6        SW 10        SW  7
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  268         1398          260         2303
Category Day                                     1                         2
Sunshine Hours                                   0                         2
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            2

Remarks...None.

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

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds up to 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds
10 to 20 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Much colder. Lows in the upper
20s. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the mid 40s. North winds 5 to
15 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. North winds around
5 mph shifting to the northeast late in the evening. 
.MONDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming
mostly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 60s. 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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