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FNUS54 KLUB 161100
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
600 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

.DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL WARM TO A FEW DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL
TODAY...LEADING TO RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING TO 20-50
PERCENT BY PEAK HEATING. 20-FOOT SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST WIND
SPEEDS OF 10-20 MPH WILL OCCUR BY THIS AFTERNOON...WITH HIGHEST
SPEEDS EXPECTED ACROSS THE FAR SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE THUS
COINCIDING WITH LOWEST HUMIDITIES. COULD SEE A BRIEF PERIOD OF
ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. OVERNIGHT HUMIDITIES WILL
RECOVER IN THE 35-95 PERCENT RANGE. TEMPERATURES TOMORROW WILL BE
A FEW DEGREES COOLER THAN TODAY ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE SOUTH
PLAINS. HOWEVER...THE SURGE OF A DRYLINE TO NEAR THE CAPROCK
ESCARPMENT BY THE AFTERNOON RESULTING IN HUMIDITIES FALLING TO LOW
TEENS TO 40 PERCENT. HOWEVER...20-FOOT SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHWEST
WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 10-15 MPH WHICH IS BELOW THE SPEED
CRITERIA. AS SUCH...FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL BE LOW.

INCREASING CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND INTO
TOMORROW WHICH WILL FURTHER AID IN THE MITIGATION OF FIRE WEATHER
POTENTIAL.

TXZ021-022-027-028-162245-
PARMER-CASTRO-BAILEY-LAMB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...FARWELL...DIMMITT...
HART...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON
600 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  30           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              75 (-3)      42 (-7)           70
RH % (24H TREND)              19 (+6)     85 (-15)           11
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S 10                      W  6
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)          S 16 G25     S 13 G25        SW 10
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          13546                     14661
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 29                     SW 25
LAL                                 4            4            4
HAINES INDEX                        4            6            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ023-024-029-030-162245-
SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALE-FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...
PLAINVIEW...CEDAR HILL
600 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  60           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)              76 (-3)      50 (-1)           74
RH % (24H TREND)             34 (+14)      98 (-2)           14
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S 10                      W  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)              S 13     S 13 G20        SW  9
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          12579                     13732
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 25                      S 22
LAL                                 5            5            5
HAINES INDEX                        3            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ025-026-031-032-162245-
HALL-CHILDRESS-MOTLEY-COTTLE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEMPHIS...CHILDRESS...MATADOR...
ROARING SPRINGS...PADUCAH...HACKBERRY
600 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)              77 (-3)      55 (+2)           78
RH % (24H TREND)             48 (+22)      98 (-2)           28
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S  9                      S  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)              S 13        SE 13         S  7
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)           7777                      9347
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 22                      S 21
LAL                                 5            5            5
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ033-034-039-040-162245-
COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-YOAKUM-TERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORTON...LEVELLAND...DENVER CITY...
PLAINS...BROWNFIELD
600 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  30           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              77 (-1)      48 (-4)           73
RH % (24H TREND)              23 (+4)     78 (-22)           10
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S 10                     NW  6
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)         SW 14 G22     S 12 G22        SW  7
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          12487                     12671
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 25                     SW 22
LAL                                 3            4            4
HAINES INDEX                        4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ035-036-041-042-162245-
LUBBOCK-CROSBY-LYNN-GARZA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUBBOCK...RALLS...CROSBYTON...LORENZO...
TAHOKA...O`DONNELL...GRAHAM...POST
600 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  50           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)              78 (-1)       53 (0)           76
RH % (24H TREND)             33 (+14)      98 (-2)           14
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S 10                      W  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)              S 12     S 11 G19        SW  7
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          12512                     12640
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 22                      S 19
LAL                                 5            5            4
HAINES INDEX                        3            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ037-038-043-044-162245-
DICKENS-KING-KENT-STONEWALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPUR...DICKENS...DUMONT...FINNEY...
GROW...GUTHRIE...JAYTON...ASPERMONT
600 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)              80 (-1)      56 (+2)           78
RH % (24H TREND)             43 (+19)      98 (-2)           31
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S  9                      S  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)              S 12        SE 12         S  7
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)           9231                      9522
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 20                      S 20
LAL                                 5            5            5
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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