378  
FNUS54 KHGX 242033  
FWFHGX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST TEXAS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX  
333 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
ACTIVE WEATHER TONIGHT WILL BE MOVING EAST OF THE REGION BY EARLY  
SATURDAY MORNING. A WEAK COLD FRONT COULD BRING SLIGHTLY DRIER AIR  
TO THE AREA TOMORROW BUT TEMPERATURES SHOULD REMAIN WARM. ONSHORE  
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO RETURN AREAWIDE ON SUNDAY WITH LOW-LEVEL  
MOISTURE SLOWLY CLIMBING.  
 
TXZ176-195>198-251545-  
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRENHAM, BRYAN, CALDWELL,  
COLLEGE STATION, LAKE SOMERVILLE, MADISONVILLE, AND NAVASOTA  
333 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY CLEAR CLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT) 50 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58 (-9) 77 (-1) 58 84  
RH (24H TREND) 94 (+6) 40 (-19) 88 46  
20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 9 NW 7 SE 5 S 10  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL) 0 1175 0 1640  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL) 0 3854 0 5382  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 7 W 10 SE 4 S 24  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 4 W 5 SE 2 S 12  
VENT RATE (M2/S) 0 5875 0 19680  
CATEGORY DAY 3 5  
SUNSHINE HOURS 11 8  
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL 2 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 
FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HOURS)...LOW.  
 

 
 
TXZ163-164-177>179-199-251545-  
HOUSTON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF COLDSPRING, CONROE, CORRIGAN, CROCKETT,  
GROVETON, HUNTSVILLE, LIVINGSTON, ONALASKA, SHEPHERD,  
THE WOODLANDS, TRINITY, AND WILLIS  
333 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT) 80 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 62 (-4) 78 (-2) 56 84  
RH (24H TREND) 95 (+6) 38 (-13) 87 46  
20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 8 W 6 S 4 S 7  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL) 55 1414 0 1594  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL) 179 4640 0 5229  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 9 W 12 W 2 S 20  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 5 W 6 W 1 S 10  
VENT RATE (M2/S) 275 8484 0 15940  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
SUNSHINE HOURS 10 8  
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL 4 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 
FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HOURS)...LOW.  
 

 
 
TXZ200-210>213-226-227-251545-  
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-HARRIS-LIBERTY-WALLER-WHARTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BELLVILLE, BROOKSHIRE, CLEVELAND,  
COLUMBUS, DAYTON, EAGLE LAKE, EL CAMPO, HEMPSTEAD, HOUSTON,  
HUMBLE, KATY, LIBERTY, MISSOURI CITY, PASADENA, PIERCE,  
PRAIRIE VIEW, RICHMOND, ROSENBERG, SEALY, SUGAR LAND, TOMBALL,  
WEIMAR, AND WHARTON  
333 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT) 50 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 65 (-3) 81 (+2) 60 83  
RH (24H TREND) 99 (+8) 38 (-18) 99 52  
20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 10 W 7 SE 5 S 10  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL) 42 1126 0 1357  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL) 137 3693 0 4452  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 11 W 10 NW 3 S 20  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 6 W 5 NW 2 S 10  
VENT RATE (M2/S) 252 5630 0 13570  
CATEGORY DAY 3 4  
SUNSHINE HOURS 9 7  
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL 3 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 
FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HOURS)...LOW.  
 

 
 
TXZ214-235>238-251545-  
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-JACKSON-MATAGORDA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ALVIN, ANAHUAC, ANGLETON, BAY CITY, EDNA,  
FREEPORT, FRIENDSWOOD, GALVESTON, LAKE JACKSON, LEAGUE CITY,  
MONT BELVIEU, PALACIOS, PEARLAND, TEXAS CITY, AND WINNIE  
333 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT) 30 30 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 68 (-2) 82 (+3) 64 81  
RH (24H TREND) 99 (+11) 43 (-21) 100 64  
20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 12 W 9 S 6 S 11  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL) 92 1096 2 946  
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL) 302 3596 6 3103  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) S 17 W 9 W 4 S 19  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 9 W 5 W 2 S 10  
VENT RATE (M2/S) 828 5480 4 9460  
CATEGORY DAY 3 4  
SUNSHINE HOURS 9 6  
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL 3 2 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 
FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HOURS)...LOW.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST LATE IN THE EVENING.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THEN  
BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE EVENING.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
   
..NOTES
 
 
1. IN THE TABULAR FORECAST SECTIONS ABOVE, 'MAX/MIN MIX HGT' IS  
MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHT VALUE DURING THE DAY AND MINIMUM VALUE AT NIGHT  
2. IN THE EXTENDED FORECAST, WIND SPEEDS REPRESENT THE DAYTIME PERIODS ONLY  
 

 
 
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