714  
FNUS74 KAMA 201915  
FWSAMA  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR GORDON CUMMINGS...CANYON FIRE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX  
215 PM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1500 CDT ON JUNE 20.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (806) 335-1421, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS  
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WINDS AT THE BURN SITE ARE LIGHT AT 5-10 MPH AND EASTERLY. WINDS  
OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS WILL BE EASTERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY AND  
SHOULD REMAIN LIGHT. THERE IS A FRONT HALF WAY THROUGH THE  
PANHANDLES AND HEADING TOWARDS THE BURN SITE. THE FRONT IS  
EXPECTED TO TURN WINDS MORE NORTHERLY TO NORTHEASTERLY STARTING  
AFTER 6 PM AND NORTHERLY BY 7 AM THURSDAY. WINDS SHOULD REMAIN  
UNDER 10 MPH. RH AT THE BURN SITE CURRENTLY IS AROUND 50 PERCENT.  
RH IS EXPECTED TO DROP TO AROUND 40 PERCENT OVER THE NEXT FEW  
HOURS THEN BEGIN TO INCREASE AFTER 6 PM. OVERNIGHT RECOVERY IS  
EXPECTED TO BE NEAR 80 PERCENT. STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED TONIGHT OR  
THURSDAY.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.  
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.  
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 
TIME (CDT) 3 PM 5 PM  
SKY COVER.......PCLDY PCLDY  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............84 86  
RH..............43 42  
SURFACE WIND....NE 6 SE 6  
SURFACE WND GST.7 7  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.  
SURFACE WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM  
SKY COVER.......PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............86 82 75 70 68 67  
RH..............42 47 61 75 78 82  
SURFACE WIND....SE 3 E 10 E 9 E 8 E 8 E 7  
SURFACE WND GST.5 12 10 9 9 8  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.  
SURFACE WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5  
TO 7 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6 AM 8 AM 10 AM NOON 2 PM 4 PM  
SKY COVER.......PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............64 67 76 81 84 88  
RH..............87 77 58 48 41 35  
SURFACE WIND....NE 6 NE 6 SE 6 S 6 SW 7 S 8  
SURFACE WND GST.7 7 7 7 8 9  
 

 
FORECASTER...BEAT  
REQUESTED BY...CAPT. WHITFILL  
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT  
.TAG 1811722.0/AMA  
 
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