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FNUS54 KEPZ 141921  
FWFEPZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO AND FAR WEST TEXAS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM  
121 PM MDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE WILL LIMIT THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT TO  
MAINLY MOUNTAIN LOCALES AND A FEW NEARBY LOWLAND AREAS THIS  
AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON WEDNESDAY. A MODERATE SURGE OF  
MOISTURE WILL INCREASE CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS AREA WIDE,  
STARTING LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING,CONTINUING THROUGH  
NEXT WEEKEND. DAY TIME TEMPERATURES WILL COOL TO NEAR SEASONAL  
AVERAGES FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD. MINIMUM RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY VALUES WILL STAY ABOVE 20 PERCENT MOST AREAS WITH  
MODERATE OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES. VENT RATES WILL RANGE FROM GOOD TO  
VERY GOOD.  
 

 
 
...PERCENTAGES SHOWN IN THE SKY/WEATHER PORTION REFLECT  
SKY COVER AMOUNT...  
 
...MEAN ELEVATIONS USED TO OBTAIN MIXING HEIGHTS AS FOLLOWS:  
ZONE 110 - RESERVE (5900 FT)  
ZONE 111 - DEMING (4300 FT)  
ZONE 112 - LAS CRUCES(3900 FT)  
ZONE 113 - RUIDOSO (6900 FT)  
 
VENTILATION CATEGORIES ARE DETERMINED BY CRITERIA ESTABLISHED  
BY THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO.  
 
NMZ110-151230-  
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110  
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-  
121 PM MDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....53-57.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....59-64.  
* 24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....72-77 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....72-77 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 22 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................4 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200, THEN  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....74-79.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....81-86.  
* 24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....33-38 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....31-36 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 12 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200, THEN 4.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12100 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (125800 KNOT-FT).  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING,  
THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....54-58.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....59-64.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....73-78 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....73-78 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................4 UNTIL 2400, THEN 3.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....74-79.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....81-86.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....38-43 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....34-39 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 9 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......80 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................4.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10700 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (101000 KNOT-FT).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NMZ111-151230-  
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111  
SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-  
121 PM MDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-69.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 15 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400, THEN 2.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
* 24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 12 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200, THEN 3.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11100 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (96400 KNOT-FT).  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING,  
THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-69.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................4 UNTIL 2400, THEN 3.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING,  
THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200, THEN 4.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11400 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (105300 KNOT-FT).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NMZ112-151230-  
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112  
SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-  
121 PM MDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (30-40 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-71.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 12 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-96.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........22-26 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 9 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200, THEN 2.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......8200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12700 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (123100 KNOT-FT).  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........62-67 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 12 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................3.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........26-30 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200, THEN 3.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12300 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (91400 KNOT-FT).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NMZ113-151230-  
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113  
CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-  
121 PM MDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (30-40 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....54-58.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....60-64.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....70-75 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....66-71 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 10 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200, THEN  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....72-77.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....83-88.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....39-44 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....29-34 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 8 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200, THEN 4.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......10200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12700 FT AGL IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (96400 KNOT-FT).  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....56-60.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....61-65.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....68-73 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....64-69 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400, THEN 2.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING,  
THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....71-76.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....82-87.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 7500 FT....43-48 PERCENT.  
* BELOW 7500 FT....31-36 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 9 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200, THEN 4.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11700 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (79700 KNOT-FT).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.  
 

 
 
TXZ055-151230-  
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055  
EL PASO COUNTY-  
121 PM MDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....71-73.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 8 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-95.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........23-27 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 8 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200, THEN 2.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11500 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (94500 KNOT-FT).  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....70-72.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........64-69 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 8 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-94.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........28-30 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 7 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200, THEN 3.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (70400 KNOT-FT).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
TXZ056-151230-  
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056  
HUDSPETH COUNTY-  
121 PM MDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-72.  
* 24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........66-71 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 8 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....91-95.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........25-29 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 7 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200, THEN 2.  
* HAINES INDEX........2.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12200 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (83100 KNOT-FT).  
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....67-69.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 7 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........28-32 PERCENT.  
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 7 MPH.  
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200, THEN 3.  
* HAINES INDEX........3.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12500 FT AGL IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.  
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (53600 KNOT-FT).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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