Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
419 AM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...

NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEK...AS MIN RH VALUES
WILL GENERALLY REMAIN BETWEEN 20 AND 40 PERCENT ACROSS THE AREA. THERE
MAY BE SOME LOCALIZED AREAS IN WESTERN HIGH TERRAIN TODAY THAT DROP
TO AROUND 15 PERCENT...BUT NOCTURNAL RECOVERY IS EXPECTED TO BE VERY
GOOD TO EXCELLENT AREA-WIDE. THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS
EVENING ACROSS SE NEW MEXICO AND THE PERMIAN BASIN...WHERE LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY WINDS ARE POSSIBLE. TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED
TO REMAIN NEAR TO SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL THROUGH NEXT WEEKEND.

&&

FOR POINT-SPECIFIC FORECASTS PLEASE SEE THE POINT FIRE WEATHER MATRIX
PRODUCT ISSUED BY THE MIDLAND/ODESSA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE.

NMZ114-TXZ258-300930-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...PINE SPRINGS
419 AM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...87 TO 92 BELOW
                    6000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 10
                    TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/105000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN THE MID
                    60S BELOW 6000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 0100...THEN 1.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...84 TO 89
                    BELOW 6000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 11 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/115000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN
THE LOWER 90S BELOW 6000 FEET. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN THE UPPER 80S BELOW 6000 FEET.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN THE LOWER
80S BELOW 6000 FEET. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

NOTE TO USERS - MAXIMUM VENTILATION RATE...MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHT...
AND MAXIMUM TRANSPORT WINDS FOR THIS FIRE WEATHER ZONE ARE BASED ON
THE FOLLOWING POINT...
   QUEEN NM.....5605 FT MSL

$$

NMZ115-300930-
SOUTHEAST PLAINS/BLM ROSWELL/LNZ-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARTESIA...CAPROCK...CARLSBAD...EUNICE...
HOBBS...JAL...LOVINGTON...ROSWELL...TATUM
419 AM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 90S.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1300...THEN 3.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 6 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD/75000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100...THEN 2.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 90S.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/103000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

NOTE TO USERS - MAXIMUM VENTILATION RATE...MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHT...
AND MAXIMUM TRANSPORT WINDS FOR THIS FIRE WEATHER ZONE ARE BASED ON
THE FOLLOWING POINT...
   ARTESIA NM...3400 FT MSL

$$

TXZ057-074-079>081-300930-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-BIG BEND AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VAN HORN...ALPINE...FORT DAVIS...
PRESIDIO...MARFA...BIG BEND NP...MARATHON
419 AM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84 TO 89 ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN THE UPPER
                    90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD/95000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 60S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN THE
                    LOWER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................2.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82 TO 87 ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN THE UPPER
                    90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 13 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/136000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN
THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...
IN THE MID 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH ABOVE
5000 FEET...EAST 10 TO 15 MPH BELOW 5000 FEET.

NOTE TO USERS - MAXIMUM VENTILATION RATE...MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHT...
AND MAXIMUM TRANSPORT WINDS FOR THIS FIRE WEATHER ZONE ARE BASED ON
THE FOLLOWING POINT...
   MARFA TX.....4700 FT MSL

$$

TXZ045>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-075-082-300930-
GAINES-DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-
GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-PECOS-TERRELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SEMINOLE...LAMESA...GAIL...SNYDER...
ANDREWS...STANTON...BIG SPRING...COLORADO CITY...PECOS...MENTONE...
RED BLUFF LAKE...KERMIT...ODESSA...MIDLAND...GARDEN CITY...
MONAHANS...CRANE...MCCAMEY...RANKIN...BIG LAKE...FORT STOCKTON...
SANDERSON
419 AM CDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 90S.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/120000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100...THEN 2.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 90S.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/110000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

NOTE TO USERS - MAXIMUM VENTILATION RATE...MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHT...
AND MAXIMUM TRANSPORT WINDS FOR THIS FIRE WEATHER ZONE ARE BASED ON
THE FOLLOWING POINT...
   MIDLAND TX...2900 FT MSL

$$

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