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
357 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...

FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL REMAIN MINIMAL THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEK.
TEMPERATURES WILL WARM TO NEAR NORMAL TODAY...AND WILL REMAIN NEAR TO
JUST BELOW NORMAL THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. MIN RH VALUES ARE EXPECTED
TO STAY BETWEEN 20 AND 35 PERCENT WITH THE EXCEPTION OF SOME LOCALIZED
AREAS OVER HIGH TERRAIN TO THE WEST WHERE RH VALUES COULD DIP TO AROUND
15 PERCENT TODAY AND MONDAY AFTERNOON. NOCTURNAL RECOVERY WILL BE GOOD
TO EXCELLENT...WITH WINDS GENERALLY REMAINING LIGHT SOUTHEASTERLY. THE
NEXT CHANCE FOR FAIRLY WIDESPREAD RAIN LOOKS TO BE MONDAY NIGHT.

&&

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

NMZ114-TXZ258-290900-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...PINE SPRINGS
357 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 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......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................2.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 7 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD/63000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........40-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...88 TO 93 BELOW
                    6000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 10
                    TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/105000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN
THE MID 80S BELOW 6000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN THE
LOWER 90S BELOW 6000 FEET. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 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.

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

$$

NMZ115-290900-
SOUTHEAST PLAINS/BLM ROSWELL/LNZ-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARTESIA...CAPROCK...CARLSBAD...EUNICE...
HOBBS...JAL...LOVINGTON...ROSWELL...TATUM
357 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 90S.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/100000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....91 TO 96.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
10K FT WIND.........NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD/96000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. 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>081-290900-
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
357 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82 TO 87 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......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1300...THEN 2.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 14 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD/126000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59 TO 64 ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN THE UPPER
                    60S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-90 PERCENT ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...65-85
                    PERCENT ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85 TO 90 ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...AROUND 100
                    ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
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.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD/85000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...
IN THE UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN
THE UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH
ABOVE 5000 FEET...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH BELOW 5000 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN
THE UPPER 90S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH
ABOVE 5000 FEET...SOUTHEAST 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>070-075-082-290900-
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
357 AM CDT SUN JUN 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 90S.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD/95000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
10K FT WIND.........NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 90S.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
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.....SOUTH AROUND 9 KNOTS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD/94000 KNOT-FT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. 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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