Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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FNUS54 KEWX 241131
FWFEWX

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for South Central Texas
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...NEAR CRITICAL CONDITIONS WESTERN PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS
THIS AFTERNOON DUE TO LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND BREEZY WINDS...

...ELEVATED CONDITIONS WESTERN PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS EACH
AFTERNOON SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY DUE TO LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will pass through South Central Texas today bringing
drier air. Relative humidity will drop below 20 percent over the
area west of a line from Burnet to Castroville to Pearsall. Along
with the dry conditions winds to be 10 to 15 mph and this
combination will make for near critical conditions this afternoon.
The dry will slowly retreat to the west over the next several
days, but the winds will decrease. This will lead to elevated
conditions due to low relative humidity each afternoon Saturday
through Tuesday. Wednesday and Thursday another cold front will
bring a chance for wetting rain from thunderstorms.


TXZ173-191-192-250345-
Williamson-Hays-Travis-
Including the cities of Georgetown, San Marcos, and Austin
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Chance precip (%)     70           10           0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-1)      51 (-15)     80
RH % (24h trend)      23 (0)       69 (-31)     25
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       S 12                      NW  9
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       SW 12        SW 10        NW  9
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4170                      4162
Transport wnd (MPH)   SW 15                     W  8
CWR                   50           0            0
LAL                   4            4            1
Haines Index          3            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds up to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ204>206-250345-
Medina-Bexar-Comal-
Including the cities of Hondo, San Antonio, and New Braunfels
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     50           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      84 (+2)      51 (-16)     85
RH % (24h trend)      16 (-6)      65 (-35)     18
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       S 11                      N  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       SW 10        SW  9        NW  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6738                      6652
Transport wnd (MPH)   W 12                      W  6
CWR                   30           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
Haines Index          3            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. East
winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ183-250345-
Val Verde-
Including the city of Del Rio
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     10           0            0
Precip Type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+3)      49 (-12)     82
RH % (24h trend)      10 (-12)     47 (-53)     13
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       NW 13                     N  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       W 18         W 15         W  9
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8702                      6480
Transport wnd (MPH)   W 28                      W  8
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
80s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds
5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

TXZ171-172-190-250345-
Llano-Burnet-Blanco-
Including the cities of Llano, Burnet, and Blanco
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     60           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      81 (0)       49 (-16)     80
RH % (24h trend)      14 (-9)      61 (-32)     22
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       SW 13                     NW 11
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       SW 13        SW 12        NW 10
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5704                      4466
Transport wnd (MPH)   SW 10                     NW 10
CWR                   40           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
Haines Index          4            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds up to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ186>189-250345-
Kerr-Bandera-Gillespie-Kendall-
Including the cities of Kerrville, Bandera, Fredericksburg,
and Boerne
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     50           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+2)      48 (-15)     81
RH % (24h trend)      14 (-16)     62 (-31)     18
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       SW 12                     NW  9
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       W 13         W 12         NW  9
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6521                      6551
Transport wnd (MPH)   W 15                      W 10
CWR                   20           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds up to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. East
winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80. Southeast
winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ184-185-250345-
Edwards-Real-
Including the cities of Rocksprings and Leakey
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     30           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      79 (+1)      49 (-13)     80
RH % (24h trend)      12 (-27)     53 (-44)     16
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       W 12                      N  9
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       W 15         W 13         NW  9
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7057                      6856
Transport wnd (MPH)   W 28                      W  9
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            4            5

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. Northeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ202-203-250345-
Kinney-Uvalde-
Including the cities of Bracketville and Uvalde
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     30           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      84 (+2)      52 (-13)     84
RH % (24h trend)      10 (-27)     55 (-42)     15
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       NW 12                     N  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       W 14         W 12         W  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7291                      7214
Transport wnd (MPH)   W 18                      W  7
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper
80s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper
80s. East winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northwest winds up to 15 mph.

$$

TXZ217-218-228-250345-
Maverick-Zavala-Dimmit-
Including the cities of Eagle Pass, Crystal City,
and Carrizo Springs
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     10           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+2)      51 (-16)     88
RH % (24h trend)      10 (-20)     61 (-39)     14
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       E 11                      N  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       NW 13        SW  9        NW  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8296                      7613
Transport wnd (MPH)   W 15                      W  7
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 90s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 90.
East winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds
5 to 15 mph.

$$

TXZ219-220-250345-
Frio-Atascosa-
Including the cities of Pearsall and Pleasanton
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Chance precip (%)     40           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+3)      53 (-15)     87
RH % (24h trend)      16 (-12)     83 (-17)     19
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       S  9                      N  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       W  9         S  8         NW  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7558                      5368
Transport wnd (MPH)   W 12                      SE  5
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 90s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. East winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ194-209-250345-
Lee-Fayette-
Including the cities of Giddings and La Grange
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        Clear
Chance precip (%)     70           20           0
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        NONE
Temp (24h trend)      77 (-6)      55 (-11)     79
RH % (24h trend)      56 (+28)     91 (-9)      33
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       S 12                      NW  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       S 13         S 12         NW  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3271                      3530
Transport wnd (MPH)   S 24                      NW  7
CWR                   50           0            0
LAL                   4            4            2
Haines Index          3            4            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ193-208-250345-
Bastrop-Caldwell-
Including the cities of Bastrop and Lockhart
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Chance precip (%)     60           10           0
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        NONE
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-3)      53 (-13)     81
RH % (24h trend)      42 (+14)     82 (-18)     28
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       S 11                      NW  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       SW 12        S 10         NW  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3690                      3652
Transport wnd (MPH)   S 18                      W  6
CWR                   40           0            0
LAL                   4            4            2
Haines Index          3            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. East
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast
winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ207-221-223-250345-
Guadalupe-Wilson-Gonzales-
Including the cities of Seguin, Floresville, and Gonzales
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Chance precip (%)     50           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Temp (24h trend)      82 (-2)      54 (-14)     83
RH % (24h trend)      28 (+6)      90 (-10)     25
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       S 10                      N  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       SW 11        S  9         NW  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5879                      3838
Transport wnd (MPH)   S 20                      W  5
CWR                   30           0            0
LAL                   4            4            2
Haines Index          3            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. East
winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ222-224-225-250345-
Karnes-De Witt-Lavaca-
Including the cities of Karnes City, Cuero, and Halletsville
631 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Chance precip (%)     60           10           0
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        NONE
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-2)      58 (-10)     83
RH % (24h trend)      39 (+9)      98 (-2)      26
20ftWnd-AM(MPH)       S 12                      NW  8
20ftWnd-PM(MPH)       S 15         S 13         NW  8
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4369                      3530
Transport wnd (MPH)   S 25                      N  5
CWR                   30           0            0
LAL                   4            4            2
Haines Index          3            4            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. East
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

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