983  
FNUS74 KFWD 190017  
FWSFWD  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR 3245 VILLAGE BEND ROAD...TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX  
717 PM CDT WED OCT 18 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2000 CDT ON OCTOBER 18.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WE'LL HAVE INCREASING HIGH CLOUDINESS ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT.  
SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY BRING GULF  
MOISTURE NORTHWARD. MAXIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE AROUND 85  
PERCENT. SKIES WILL PARTLY SUNNY THURSDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S AND MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES OF 35 TO 40 PERCENT. SOUTHERLY  
WINDS WILL INCREASE ON FRIDAY AND SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE.  
 
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.  
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........50 51 52 53 53 53 49 44 40 41  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............70 68 66 64 63 61 60 59 59 57  
RH..............33 37 43 48 52 58 60 62 62 69  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
20 FT WIND SPD..7 8 8 8 7 7 7 6 6 5  
20 FT WIND GUST.  
HAINES INDEX....4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 83.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE  
MORNING BECOMING LIGHT, THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST  
5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........41 42 42 42 43 43 43 44 56 69 82 82  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............55 55 55 58 66 72 77 81 82 82 83 81  
RH..............77 77 83 80 65 53 47 41 38 38 36 39  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE S S S S S S SE SE SE  
20 FT WIND SPD..5 3 5 5 6 7 8 8 9 9 10 9  
20 FT WIND GUST. 4 10 10 10  
HAINES INDEX....4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.  
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........82 81 81 77 72 74 77 80 81 82 83 80  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............78 73 71 68 67 66 65 65 65 64 63 62  
RH..............43 53 59 68 73 75 81 81 81 84 87 90  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S SE SE SE  
20 FT WIND SPD..8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
20 FT WIND GUST.  
HAINES INDEX....5 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.  
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC  
WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........77 74 75 76 76 74 73 71 70 69 68 67  
WEATHER COV..... CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
WEATHER TYPE.... RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........ CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
TEMP............61 61 62 65 68 71 75 78 80 81 81 80  
RH..............97 97 93 87 78 71 62 56 52 49 49 51  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S  
20 FT WIND SPD..6 6 7 8 8 9 10 12 13 13 13 12  
20 FT WIND GUST. 10 14 17 17 17 14  
HAINES INDEX....4 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3  
 

 
FORECASTER...MOORE  
REQUESTED BY...TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1717507.0/FWD  
.EMAIL SBROOKS@TFS.TAMU.EDU  
 
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