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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
711 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

.DISCUSSION... 
Moderate to strong onshore winds will prevail today along with 
increased mixing heights and transport winds. Widespread showers 
with isolated thunderstorms will be possible throughout the weekend 
as a cold front passes through the area tonight. Behind the front, 
showers and thunderstorms will persist through early Monday morning. 

TXZ163-164-177>179-250815-
Houston-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Corrigan, Crockett, Groveton, 
Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd, and Trinity
711 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                80           40           70
Temp (24H Trend)               79 (0)      55 (-8)           63
RH (24H Trend)                68 (+7)      92 (-6)           72
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 12         N  6        NE  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            654           41          450
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2147          133         1475
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 22         N  5         E  8
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 11         N  3         E  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 7194          123         1800
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      0                         2
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            2

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ176-195>198-250815-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell, 
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
711 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                70           20           60
Temp (24H Trend)              77 (+1)      54 (-6)           65
RH (24H Trend)                 71 (0)     85 (-14)           65
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 13         N  6        NE  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            578            3          375
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1896           10         1231
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 22         N  6         E  6
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 11         N  3         E  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 6358            9         1125
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      0                         3
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            2

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ199-200-213-250815-
Harris-Liberty-Montgomery-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Conroe, Dayton, Houston, 
Humble, Katy, Liberty, Pasadena, The Woodlands, Tomball, 
and Willis
711 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                40           60           80
Temp (24H Trend)               80 (0)      60 (-6)           66
RH (24H Trend)                67 (+4)      91 (-7)           74
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 13        NW  4        NE  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1083           45          468
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3552          149         1536
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 25         N  6        NE  6
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 13         N  3        NE  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                14079          135         1404
Category Day                        4                         1
Sunshine Hours                      0                         0
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            2

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ214-235>238-250815-
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
711 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           80           70
Temp (24H Trend)              79 (+1)      63 (-4)           69
RH (24H Trend)                 73 (0)      93 (-5)           77
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 16         W  5         E  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            845           59          454
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2773          194         1489
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 24        NW  5         E 10
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 12        NW  3         E  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                10140          177         2270
Category Day                        4                         2
Sunshine Hours                      1                         0
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            2

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ210>212-226-227-250815-
Austin-Colorado-Fort Bend-Waller-Wharton-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, Columbus, 
Eagle Lake, El Campo, Hempstead, Missouri City, Pierce, 
Prairie View, Richmond, Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land, Weimar, 
and Wharton
711 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                40           50           80
Temp (24H Trend)              79 (-1)      58 (-6)           65
RH (24H Trend)                70 (+8)      92 (-6)           77
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 15        NW  5        NE  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            914           17          378
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3000           57         1240
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 25         N  7        NE  7
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 13         N  4        NE  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                11882           68         1512
Category Day                        4                         1
Sunshine Hours                      0                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            2            2

Remarks...None.

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

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming
partly cloudy. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 50s. North winds up to 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming
mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows around 50. North
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast 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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