Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
622 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

.DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL WARM TO SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL TODAY...AS
20-FOOT SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASE TO 15-20 MPH. THUS RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES WILL FALL TO THE UPPER TEENS TO 35 PERCENT RANGE.
LOWEST HUMIDITIES AND HIGHEST WIND SPEEDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
FAR SOUTHWEST TEXAS PANHANDLE AND NORTHWEST SOUTH PLAINS. AS
SUCH...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY OCCUR ACROSS THE
AFOREMENTIONED AREAS AND A FIRE DANGER STATEMENT HAS THEREFORE
BEEN ISSUED. ELEVATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP ACROSS
PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH PLAINS LATE THIS AFTERNOON/EARLY THIS
EVENING...AND LIGHTNING FROM THESE STORMS INCREASES FIRE WEATHER
CONCERNS. HUMIDITIES WILL RECOVER IN THE 70-90 PERCENT RANGE
OVERNIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL BE A FEW DEGREES BELOW NORMAL
TOMORROW...LEADING TO HUMIDITIES REMAINING ABOVE 15 PERCENT /25-55
PERCENT/. WITH 20-FOOT SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WIND SPEEDS OF 10-15 MPH
OCCURRING...COUPLED WITH SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES...HUMIDITIES REMAINING ABOVE 15 PERCENT AND
INCREASING RAIN CHANCES...FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL BE LOW.

TXZ021-022-027-028-152315-
PARMER-CASTRO-BAILEY-LAMB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...FARWELL...DIMMITT...
HART...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON
622 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           30           40
TEMP (24H TREND)             77 (+12)      48 (+8)           72
RH % (24H TREND)              18 (+2)     77 (-23)           23
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)         SW 10 G17                      S  9
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)         SW 16 G26     S 13 G25     S 14 G22
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          17097                     13587
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 24                      S 24
LAL                                 2            3            4
HAINES INDEX                        5            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$

TXZ023-024-029-030-152315-
SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALE-FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...
PLAINVIEW...CEDAR HILL
622 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           30           40
TEMP (24H TREND)             79 (+14)      51 (+8)           73
RH % (24H TREND)              22 (-8)     83 (-17)           38
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)         SW  9 G19                      S  9
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)         SW 14 G23     S 13 G23         S 12
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          16596                     11343
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 22                      S 19
LAL                                 2            3            4
HAINES INDEX                        4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$

TXZ025-026-031-032-152315-
HALL-CHILDRESS-MOTLEY-COTTLE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEMPHIS...CHILDRESS...MATADOR...
ROARING SPRINGS...PADUCAH...HACKBERRY
622 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           30           60
TEMP (24H TREND)             79 (+12)      54 (+8)           76
RH % (24H TREND)              28 (-6)     83 (-17)           48
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S  6                      S  8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)          S 14 G23     S 12 G23         S 12
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          14077                     10924
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 17                      S 18
LAL                                 2            3            5
HAINES INDEX                        4            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 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. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ033-034-039-040-152315-
COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-YOAKUM-TERRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORTON...LEVELLAND...DENVER CITY...
PLAINS...BROWNFIELD
622 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)             78 (+14)      51 (+7)           75
RH % (24H TREND)             21 (-10)     80 (-20)           24
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)             SW  9                      S  9
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)         SW 14 G23     S 12 G22     S 13 G20
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          16292                     12849
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 21                      S 23
LAL                                 2            3            4
HAINES INDEX                        4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 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 MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ035-036-041-042-152315-
LUBBOCK-CROSBY-LYNN-GARZA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUBBOCK...RALLS...CROSBYTON...LORENZO...
TAHOKA...O`DONNELL...GRAHAM...POST
622 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           30           50
TEMP (24H TREND)             78 (+13)      54 (+9)           77
RH % (24H TREND)             24 (-11)     80 (-20)           33
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)             SW  9                      S  9
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)         SW 14 G22     S 11 G22         S 11
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          14707                     11668
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 16                      S 20
LAL                                 2            3            4
HAINES INDEX                        4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 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...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TXZ037-038-043-044-152315-
DICKENS-KING-KENT-STONEWALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPUR...DICKENS...DUMONT...FINNEY...
GROW...GUTHRIE...JAYTON...ASPERMONT
622 AM CDT WED APR 15 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           30           60
TEMP (24H TREND)             81 (+15)     56 (+10)           78
RH % (24H TREND)             30 (-13)     87 (-13)           45
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)              S  6                      S  8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)          S 13 G21     S 11 G20         S 11
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)          11382                     11015
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SW 15                      S 17
LAL                                 1            3            5
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 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...PARTLY 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.

$$

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