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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE SOUTH PLAINS REGION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR THE FAR SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS
AND ROLLING PLAINS FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITIES BELOW 15 PERCENT...WIND
SPEEDS IN EXCESS OF 20 MPH AT THE 20 FOOT LEVEL...AND A HIGH FIRE
DANGER...

.DISCUSSION...
PERIODS OF ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON
AND EARLY EVENING MAINLY ALONG AND WEST OF A TULIA TO PLAINS LINE
WHERE RELATIVE HUMIDITIES HAVE DROPPED INTO THE LOW TO MID TEENS.
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER WILL LIKELY ENSUE ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...MOST NOTABLY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN SOUTH PLAINS
WHERE SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20-25 MPH. TEMPERATURES IN THE
80S TO LOW 90S IN SPOTS WILL PRODUCE RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE
SINGLE DIGITS TO LOW TEENS AREAWIDE...BUT A LINGERING FRONTAL BOUNDARY
IN VICINITY OF THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN PANHANDLE MAY KEEP WIND SPEEDS CLOSE
TO OR JUST BELOW 15 MPH. WILL MONITOR PROGRESS OF THIS FEATURE AND TAILOR
UPGRADE TO A WARNING BASED ON THAT. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY MOVING THROUGH EARLY
FRIDAY WILL THEN ALLEVIATE CONDITIONS INTO EARLY THIS WEEKEND.

TXZ021>023-027-028-021030-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BAILEY-LAMB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...FARWELL...DIMMITT...
HART...TULIA...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      47 (+4)      84 (-1)      40           61
RH % (24H TREND)      49 (-28)     9 (-4)       65           26
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                W  8                      N 19
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 10 G18     W 19 G28     W 18 G28     NE 15 G22
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             12353                     6657
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 28                      NE 14
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            2

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ024-030-021030-
BRISCOE-FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...CEDAR HILL
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (0)       88 (+2)      44           63
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (-19)     10 (-4)      63           26
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                NW  8                     N 20
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 10 G18    W 14 G29     SW 16 G26    N 17
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             13964                     7012
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 28                     N 18
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            2

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ025-026-031-032-021030-
HALL-CHILDRESS-MOTLEY-COTTLE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEMPHIS...CHILDRESS...MATADOR...
ROARING SPRINGS...PADUCAH...HACKBERRY
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      55 (+2)      91 (+2)      50           67
RH % (24H TREND)      55 (-28)     10 (-8)      56           26
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                NW  7                     N 20
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 12 G19     W 12 G26     SW 17 G24    N 17 G24
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             14274                     6797
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 27                     N 20
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            2

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ033-034-039-021030-
COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-YOAKUM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORTON...LEVELLAND...DENVER CITY...
PLAINS
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+2)      86 (+1)      46           65
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (-22)     8 (-5)       47           23
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                W  8                      N 15 G23
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW  9        W 20 G31     SW 20 G29    NE 15
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             11743                     5824
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 27                      NE 14
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            5            2

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ035-036-040>042-021030-
LUBBOCK-CROSBY-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUBBOCK...RALLS...CROSBYTON...LORENZO...
BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...O`DONNELL...GRAHAM...POST
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (-3)      89 (+4)      48           66
RH % (24H TREND)      58 (-14)     10 (-7)      47           25
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                W  8                      N 16 G24
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW  9 G17    W 19 G32     SW 19 G29    NE 17
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             12519                     5346
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 28                      NE 18
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6            3

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND
80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ037-038-043-044-021030-
DICKENS-KING-KENT-STONEWALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPUR...DICKENS...DUMONT...FINNEY...
GROW...GUTHRIE...JAYTON...ASPERMONT
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      57 (-2)      92 (+5)      54           68
RH % (24H TREND)      80 (+2)      11 (-11)     52           26
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                W  9                      NW 14 G24
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 11 G19     W 14 G29     SW 17 G26    N 18
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             13639                     5638
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 26                     NE 22
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6            3

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ029-021030-
HALE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PLAINVIEW
402 PM CDT WED APR 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (+3)      85 (-1)      43           61
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (-24)     9 (-5)       63           27
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                NW  8                     N 19
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW  9 G17    W 19 G28     SW 17 G26    NE 16
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             11815                     6086
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 29                      NE 17
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            5            2

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

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