Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS54 KLUB 241032
FWFLUB

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS AREA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
532 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL ESCALATE FRIDAY AND ESPECIALLY THIS
WEEKEND. UNTIL THEN...BREEZY NORTH WINDS THIS MORNING BEHIND A
COLD FRONT WILL SLACKEN BY MID DAY BEFORE TURNING SOUTHERLY
TONIGHT. ELEVATED FIRE CONCERNS ARE LIKELY ON THE CAPROCK BY
FRIDAY AFTERNOON WITH CRITICAL CONDITIONS HERE AGAIN ON FRIDAY
WEST OF A DRYLINE.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT ACROSS
THE EASTERN HALF OF THE FORECAST AREA...BEFORE VERY STRONG...BUT
COOLER...WESTERLY WINDS THREATEN THE ENTIRE REGION ON SUNDAY.
THESE COOLER TEMPERATURES SHOULD HELP MITIGATE THE SEVERITY OF
FIRE CONDITIONS DESPITE FAVORABLY LOW HUMIDITIES.


TXZ021-022-027-028-250000-
PARMER-CASTRO-BAILEY-LAMB-
532 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      75 (-11)     44 (-5)      87
RH % (24H TREND)      12 (+2)      48 (+12)     7
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   N 21 G32                  SW 11 G21
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW  9 G19    S  5         SW 19 G26
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7892                      16449
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  7                     SW 27
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. BLOWING DUST. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ023-024-029-030-250000-
SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALE-FLOYD-
532 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      77 (-10)     45 (-7)      88
RH % (24H TREND)      11 (-7)      54 (+12)     9
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   N 23 G33                  S 12 G23
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   N 12 G25     NE  5        SW 19
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8605                      15971
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  9                     SW 26
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY BLOWING DUST. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

$$

TXZ033-034-039-040-250000-
COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-YOAKUM-TERRY-
532 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      78 (-10)     48 (-4)      88
RH % (24H TREND)      12 (+2)      45 (+13)     8
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   N 20 G28                  S 11 G20
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   N 10 G20     LGT/VAR      SW 18 G25
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7259                      15177
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  7                     SW 25
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. BLOWING DUST. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ035-036-041-042-250000-
LUBBOCK-CROSBY-LYNN-GARZA-
532 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (-9)      50 (-5)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      12 (-9)      51 (+19)     10
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   N 21 G31                  S 11 G21
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   N 12 G25     NE  5        S 18
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7797                      15051
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  9                     SW 24
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY BLOWING DUST. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ037-038-043-044-250000-
DICKENS-KING-KENT-STONEWALL-
532 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      81 (-7)      49 (-9)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      14 (-17)     61 (+5)      16
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NW 22 G34                 S 10 G21
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   N 15 G31     NE  5        S 18 G25
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7857                      13916
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 12                      SW 21
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ025-026-031-032-250000-
HALL-CHILDRESS-MOTLEY-COTTLE-
532 AM CDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      78 (-10)     47 (-9)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      13 (-16)     60 (+4)      13
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NW 23 G34                 S 10 G21
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   N 15 G29     NE  5        S 20
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8625                      15365
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 13                     SW 23
HAINES INDEX (HIGH)   4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

$$

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