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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
437 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

.DISCUSSION... 
Patchy fog will again be possible, generally well to the west of the Houston 
metro early Saturday morning. A weak pressure gradient will keeps winds mostly
light. With strong mixing heights and weak transport winds, smoke dispersion
in the afternoon will be considerably better in the vertical than in the
horizontal.

TXZ176-195>198-270445-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell, 
College Station, Madisonville, Navasota, and Somerville
437 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              92 (+1)      73 (+2)           94
RH (24H Trend)                 49 (0)      92 (-6)           45
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  3         S  3      LGT/VAR
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1690           13         2042
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          5546           44         6698
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S  5        SE  5        NE  7
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  3        SE  3        NE  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 5070           39         8168
Category Day                        3                         4
Sunshine Hours                     10                        12
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...Moderate

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TXZ163-164-177>179-199-270445-
Houston-Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Conroe, Corrigan, Crockett, 
Groveton, Huntsville, Livingston, Shepherd, The Woodlands, 
and Trinity
437 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20            0           10
Temp (24H Trend)              92 (+2)      71 (+1)           94
RH (24H Trend)                49 (+1)      95 (-3)           46
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  4      LGT/VAR        NW  3
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1864            6         2178
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          6116           21         7147
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S  2        SE  5         N  9
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  1        SE  3         N  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 1864           18        10890
Category Day                        1                         4
Sunshine Hours                      8                        11
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...Moderate

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TXZ200-212-213-227-237-238-270445-
Fort Bend-Inland Brazoria-Inland Galveston-Inland Harris-
Northern Liberty-Waller-
Including the cities of Alvin, Angleton, Brookshire, Cleveland, 
Dayton, First Colony, Friendswood, Hempstead, Houston, 
League City, Liberty, Mission Bend, Missouri City, Pearland, 
Pecan Grove, Prairie View, Rosenberg, Sugar Land, and Waller
437 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20            0           20
Temp (24H Trend)              92 (+2)      73 (+2)           93
RH (24H Trend)                51 (-2)      95 (-4)           48
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  4         S  3         W  3
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1821           30         2158
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          5973           99         7080
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE  2         S  7         N  8
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  1         S  4         N  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 1821          120         8632
Category Day                        1                         4
Sunshine Hours                      9                        10
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...Moderate

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TXZ210-211-226-235-236-270445-
Austin-Colorado-Inland Jackson-Inland Matagorda-Wharton-
Including the cities of Bay City, Bellville, Columbus, 
Eagle Lake, Edna, El Campo, Ganado, Sealy, Weimar, and Wharton
437 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        PCldy
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              92 (+1)      73 (+2)           93
RH (24H Trend)                49 (+4)      96 (-3)           46
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  4         S  3      LGT/VAR
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1803           28         2059
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          5914           92         6754
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE  3         S  9        NE  5
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  2         S  5        NE  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 3606          140         6177
Category Day                        2                         3
Sunshine Hours                     10                        11
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...Moderate

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TXZ214-300-313-335>338-270445-
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
437 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20            0           20
Temp (24H Trend)              90 (+2)      75 (+2)           91
RH (24H Trend)                58 (-2)      92 (-3)           54
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  5        SW  4         W  4
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1513           65         1707
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          4965          213         5599
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S  2         S  7         N  6
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  1         S  4         N  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 1513          260         5121
Category Day                        1                         3
Sunshine Hours                      8                        10
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            1            2

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...Moderate

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TXZ436>438-270445-
Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-
Matagorda Islands-
Including the cities of Galveston and Surfside Beach
437 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     PCldy       MClear        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms         NONE        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20            0           20
Temp (24H Trend)              85 (+1)      79 (+1)           87
RH (24H Trend)                68 (-2)      88 (-2)           64
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SW  8        SW  8         W  6
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            965          230          828
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3165          753         2715
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SW  5         W  5        SE  4
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SW  3         W  3        SE  2
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 2895          690         1656
Category Day                        2                         1
Sunshine Hours                      9                        10
Lightning Activity Lvl              2            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...Low

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. East winds
around 5 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Northeast
winds up to 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. North winds around 5 mph
shifting to the west in the afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
up to 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. 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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