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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
249 PM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

.DISCUSSION... 
A series of upper level disturbances coupled with an increase in
moisture will allow for periods of showers and thunderstorms tonight
and Sunday. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible on Monday
as a cold front pushes into the area. Rain chances will continue
behind the front Tuesday into Wednesday. Much colder temperatures
are expected next week.

TXZ176-195>198-141500-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell, 
College Station, Madisonville, Navasota, and Somerville
249 PM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

                              Tonight          Sun    Sun Night          Mon

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                60           40           50           70
Temp (24H Trend)              73 (+3)      88 (+3)           58           59
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+3)      63 (-2)          100           84
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  7         S  7         E 13         N 14
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             66         1195           59          386
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           218         3922          194         1265
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SW 15         S 12         S 17         N 10
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SW  8         S  6         S  9         N  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  528         7170          531         1930
Category Day                                     3                         1
Sunshine Hours                                   3                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              4            3            3            3

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ210>212-141500-
Austin-Colorado-Waller-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, Columbus, 
Eagle Lake, Hempstead, Prairie View, Sealy, Waller, and Weimar
249 PM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

                              Tonight          Sun    Sun Night          Mon

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           20           30           80
Temp (24H Trend)              74 (+3)      89 (+3)           64           65
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+2)      62 (+1)          100           84
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  8         S  8         E 10         N 16
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             72         1362           44          392
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           237         4470          144         1285
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 18         S 13         S 17        NE 11
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  9         S  7         S  9        NE  6
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  648         9534          396         2352
Category Day                                     4                         2
Sunshine Hours                                   4                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            2            3            3

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ163-164-177>179-199-200-141500-
Houston-Montgomery-Northern Liberty-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-
Walker-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Coldspring, Conroe, Corrigan, 
Crockett, Dayton, Groveton, Huntsville, Liberty, Livingston, 
Shepherd, The Woodlands, and Trinity
249 PM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

                              Tonight          Sun    Sun Night          Mon

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                50           30           30           70
Temp (24H Trend)              73 (+5)      87 (+3)           64           69
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+3)      64 (+4)          100           80
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  8         S  7        SE  8         N 10
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             58         1304           36          381
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           191         4279          119         1251
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SW 17         S 11         S 17         N  2
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SW  9         S  6         S  9         N  1
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  522         7824          324          381
Category Day                                     3                         1
Sunshine Hours                                   4                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ213-226-227-235>238-141500-
Fort Bend-Inland Brazoria-Inland Galveston-Inland Harris-
Inland Jackson-Inland Matagorda-Wharton-
Including the cities of Alvin, Angleton, Bay City, Edna, 
El Campo, First Colony, Friendswood, Ganado, Houston, 
League City, Mission Bend, Missouri City, Pearland, Pecan Grove, 
Rosenberg, Sugar Land, and Wharton
249 PM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

                              Tonight          Sun    Sun Night          Mon

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      NONE        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           10           30           80
Temp (24H Trend)              75 (+4)      89 (+3)           69           72
RH (24H Trend)               100 (+1)      64 (+4)          100           78
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  8         S 10         E  7         N 13
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             55         1365           14          507
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           182         4478           47         1663
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 18         S 12        SE 16        SE  4
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  9         S  6        SE  8        SE  2
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  495         8190          112         1014
Category Day                                     4                         1
Sunshine Hours                                   5                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ214-300-313-335>338-141500-
Chambers-Coastal Brazoria-Coastal Galveston-Coastal Harris-
Coastal Jackson-Coastal Matagorda-Southern Liberty-
Including the cities of Anahuac, Baytown, Clute, Devers, 
Dickinson, Freeport, La Marque, Lake Jackson, Mont Belvieu, 
Old River-Winfree, Palacios, Pasadena, Stowell, Texas City, 
and Winnie
249 PM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

                              Tonight          Sun    Sun Night          Mon

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      NONE        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           10           20           70
Temp (24H Trend)              77 (+4)      88 (+3)           73           76
RH (24H Trend)                97 (+4)      67 (+3)          100           81
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 12         S 11        SE  9        SE  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             24         1206           41          530
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)            79         3957          135         1739
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 18         S 13        SE 16         S  5
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  9         S  7        SE  8         S  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  216         8442          328         1590
Category Day                                     4                         1
Sunshine Hours                                   6                         2
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            3

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ436>438-141500-
Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-
Matagorda Islands-
Including the cities of Galveston and Surfside Beach
249 PM CDT Sat Oct 13 2018

                              Tonight          Sun    Sun Night          Mon

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      NONE        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0           10           20           70
Temp (24H Trend)              80 (+1)      86 (+2)           76           78
RH (24H Trend)                90 (+6)      71 (+3)           95           80
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 16         S 13        SE 13        SE  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            262          983          120          533
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           861         3225          393         1749
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 22         S 13        SE 17         S  8
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 11         S  7        SE  9         S  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 2882         6881         1080         2132
Category Day                                     3                         2
Sunshine Hours                                   6                         2
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            2            3

Remarks...None.

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

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Highs
around 60. North winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a slight chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. North 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

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