618  
FNUS74 KCRP 151322  
FWSCRP  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR MATAGORDA ISLAND RX...US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI, TX  
822 AM CDT FRI JUN 15 2018  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CDT ON JUNE 15.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (361) 289-0959, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS  
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR THROUGH SATURDAY ACROSS  
THE BURN SITE. SOME OF THESE SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL BE HEAVY AT  
TIMES. WEAK TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL OCCUR ALONG WITH HIGH  
HUMIDITIES.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
TIME (CDT) 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY COVER.......MC MC MC MC MC MC MC MC MC  
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
CHC OF PCPN (%).40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40  
LAL.............3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
TEMP............84 84 86 87 87 87 87 88 87  
RH..............77 74 72 69 69 68 68 67 68  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
20 FT WIND DIR..140 140 130 130 130 120 120 120 120  
20 FT WIND SPD..9 9 10 10 10 12 12 13 13  
20 FT WIND GUST.13 13 13 13 14 14 16 16 17  
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
EYE LVL WND DIR.140 140 130 130 130 120 120 120 120  
EYE LVL WND SPD.8 8 8 8 8 8 9 9 10  
EYE LVL WND GST.10 10 10 10 10 11 12 12 13  
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.4 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
TRANSP WIND DIR.150 150 150 140 140 130 130 130 130  
TRANSP WIND SPD.16 15 15 15 15 15 17 18 20  
HAINES INDEX....3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
TIME (CDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY COVER.......PC PC PC PC MC MC MC MC MC MC MC MC  
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
CHC OF PCPN (%).40 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30  
LAL.............3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
TEMP............87 86 84 83 84 83 83 83 83 83 82 82  
RH..............70 73 76 78 78 80 81 81 82 82 82 83  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
20 FT WIND DIR..120 120 120 120 120 130 130 130 140 140 140 140  
20 FT WIND SPD..13 14 14 14 14 14 14 13 13 13 13 12  
20 FT WIND GUST.17 17 18 18 18 18 18 17 17 17 16 14  
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
EYE LVL WND DIR.120 120 120 120 120 130 130 130 140 140 140 140  
EYE LVL WND SPD.10 10 11 11 11 11 11 10 10 10 9 9  
EYE LVL WND GST.13 13 13 13 14 13 13 13 13 13 12 11  
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.0 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.6  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
TRANSP WIND DIR.130 120 120 130 130 130 130 130 130 140 140 140  
TRANSP WIND SPD.21 22 23 23 23 22 20 18 17 17 17 16  
HAINES INDEX....3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 3  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
TIME (CDT) 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY COVER.......MC MC MC MC MC MC MC MC PC PC PC PC  
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
CHC OF PCPN (%).30 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 40  
LAL.............3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
TEMP............82 81 83 84 85 85 86 86 87 87 87 86  
RH..............82 82 80 77 75 73 71 72 71 71 68 70  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE E E  
20 FT WIND DIR..140 140 140 130 130 130 120 120 120 120 110 110  
20 FT WIND SPD..12 12 10 10 12 12 12 12 13 13 14 14  
20 FT WIND GUST.14 14 14 14 14 14 14 16 16 17 18 18  
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE E E  
EYE LVL WND DIR.140 140 140 130 130 130 120 120 120 120 110 110  
EYE LVL WND SPD.8 8 8 8 8 8 9 9 9 10 11 11  
EYE LVL WND GST.11 10 10 10 10 11 11 12 12 13 13 13  
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.7 2.7 3.0 3.2 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.3  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE SE SE SE SE SE E E E E E E  
TRANSP WIND DIR.140 140 140 130 130 120 110 110 110 100 100 100  
TRANSP WIND SPD.15 15 16 17 18 18 18 18 18 20 21 22  
HAINES INDEX....3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
 

 
FORECASTER...BUCHANAN  
REQUESTED BY...CASEY MEFFORD  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1811526.0/CRP  
.DELDT 06/15/18  
.EMAIL CASEY_MEFFORD@FWS.GOV,CASEY_MEFFORD@FWS.GOV.  
 
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