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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
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Offshore winds will be decreasing throughout the day as the pressure 
gradient slackens across the region. Mostly sunny skies and slightly 
below normal temperatures are expected today. 

TXZ163-164-176-177-160415-
Houston-Madison-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Crockett, Groveton, Huntsville, 
Madisonville, and Trinity
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)             60 (+13)      39 (-1)           66
RH (24H Trend)               52 (-22)      91 (-7)           44
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW  8        NW  4      LGT/VAR
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            532            7          481
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1744           24         1577
Transport Wnd (KTS)              N 17         N 12        SW  7
Transport Wnd (M/S)              N  9         N  6        SW  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 4788           42         1924
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      6                         6
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ195>198-160415-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell, 
College Station, Navasota, and Somerville
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     Clear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)             61 (+13)      38 (-2)           67
RH (24H Trend)               44 (-26)     84 (-12)           40
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW 10         N  3      LGT/VAR
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            615            6          483
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2019           20         1583
Transport Wnd (KTS)              N 17         N 10         S  5
Transport Wnd (M/S)              N  9         N  5         S  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 5535           30         1449
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      7                         6
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ178-179-199-200-160415-
Montgomery-Northern Liberty-Polk-San Jacinto-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Coldspring, Conroe, Corrigan, 
Dayton, Liberty, Livingston, Shepherd, and The Woodlands
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)             60 (+11)      39 (-2)           67
RH (24H Trend)               53 (-21)      94 (-5)           46
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW  8         N  4      LGT/VAR
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            548            9          510
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1797           31         1673
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW 17         N 15         S  4
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW  9         N  8         S  2
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 4932           72         1020
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      6                         6
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

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TXZ211>213-227-160415-
Austin-Fort Bend-Inland Harris-Waller-
Including the cities of Bellville, Brookshire, First Colony, 
Hempstead, Houston, Mission Bend, Missouri City, Pecan Grove, 
Prairie View, Rosenberg, Sealy, Sugar Land, and Waller
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     Clear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)             62 (+12)      39 (-2)           67
RH (24H Trend)               46 (-19)     86 (-10)           42
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW 11         N  4      LGT/VAR
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            612            6          531
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2007           20         1741
Transport Wnd (KTS)              N 18         N 13        SE  5
Transport Wnd (M/S)              N  9         N  7        SE  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 5508           42         1593
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      7                         6
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ237-238-300-313-160415-
Coastal Harris-Inland Brazoria-Inland Galveston-Southern Liberty-
Including the cities of Alvin, Angleton, Baytown, Devers, 
Friendswood, League City, Pasadena, and Pearland
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)             62 (+11)      40 (-2)           66
RH (24H Trend)               49 (-14)      90 (-5)           47
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW 11         N  5        NE  4
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            585            8          525
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1919           27         1721
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW 18         N 15         E  6
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW  9         N  8         E  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 5265           64         1575
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      6                         7
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ214-337-338-160415-
Chambers-Coastal Brazoria-Coastal Galveston-
Including the cities of Anahuac, Clute, Dickinson, Freeport, 
La Marque, Lake Jackson, Mont Belvieu, Old River-Winfree, 
Stowell, Texas City, and Winnie
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)             61 (+10)       43 (0)           65
RH (24H Trend)               53 (-10)      91 (-5)           53
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW 11         N  6        NE  5
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            617            9          474
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2023           29         1554
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW 20         N 16         E  8
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW 10         N  8         E  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 6170           72         1896
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      6                         7
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ437-438-160415-
Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-
Including the cities of Galveston and Surfside Beach
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                    MClear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              60 (+8)      47 (+1)           62
RH (24H Trend)                60 (-4)      87 (-6)           61
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW 13         N 10        NE  7
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            599           16          361
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1965           53         1185
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW 20         N 15         E  9
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW 10         N  8         E  5
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 5990          128         1805
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      6                         7
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ210-226-235-236-160415-
Colorado-Inland Jackson-Inland Matagorda-Wharton-
Including the cities of Bay City, Columbus, Eagle Lake, Edna, 
El Campo, Ganado, Weimar, and Wharton
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     Clear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)             63 (+12)      38 (-4)           68
RH (24H Trend)               41 (-17)      85 (-2)           40
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW 10         N  3      LGT/VAR
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            698            5          567
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2289           16         1861
Transport Wnd (KTS)              N 17         N 12         E  5
Transport Wnd (M/S)              N  9         N  6         E  3
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 6282           30         1701
Category Day                        3                         1
Sunshine Hours                      7                         6
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TXZ335-336-436-160415-
Coastal Jackson-Coastal Matagorda-Matagorda Islands-
Including the city of Palacios
315 AM CST Sat Dec 15 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     Clear        Clear       MClear
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)              63 (+9)      42 (-2)           66
RH (24H Trend)               45 (-11)       87 (0)           47
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                NW 12         N  7         N  5
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            656            6          553
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2151           19         1814
Transport Wnd (KTS)             NW 18         N 13         E  8
Transport Wnd (M/S)             NW  9         N  7         E  4
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 5904           42         2212
Category Day                        3                         2
Sunshine Hours                      7                         7
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then becoming
mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph
shifting to the southwest late in the evening. 
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds up to
5 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. East winds up
to 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph shifting to the
west late in the morning. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy late in the afternoon then
becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds up
to 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds around 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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