386  
FNUS74 KFWD 181733  
FWSFWD  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR HIGHLAND VILLAGE BALLOON FEST...HIGHLAND VILLAGE EM  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX  
1233 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1300 CDT ON AUGUST 18.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
THERE IS A CHANCE FOR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS  
AFTERNOON, MAINLY BETWEEN NOW AND 5-6 PM. LOCALIZED HEAVY  
RAINFALL AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE. THIS STORM ACTIVITY IS  
EXPECTED TO DECREASE TONIGHT (LIKELY AFTER 6 PM) AND DRY WEATHER  
CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE DAY SATURDAY. THERE MAY BE A  
BRIEF WIND SHIFT TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON ASSOCIATED  
WITH AN OUTFLOW BOUNDARY CURRENTLY MOVING THROUGH THE REGION.  
THEN, SOUTH WINDS WILL PREVAIL TONIGHT AND TOMORROW. HIGH TEMPERATURES  
WILL REACH THE UPPER 90S THIS WEEKEND, HOWEVER THE HEAT INDEX  
WILL BE IN THE 100-104 RANGE.  
 
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 97.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.  
SURFACE WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........55 55 55 55 51  
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC  
TEMP............88 89 91 93 94  
RH..............61 57 54 49 47  
SURFACE WND DIR.SW SW S S S  
SURFACE WND SPD.6 5 5 5 5  
SURFACE WND GST.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.  
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.  
SURFACE WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........46 41 38 34 31 28 24 21 26 31 36 41  
WEATHER COV.....CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....RW  
TSTM COV........CHC  
TEMP............94 92 90 88 87 86 85 83 82 81 81 80  
RH..............47 51 56 59 61 63 65 70 72 74 74 74  
SURFACE WND DIR.S S S SE SE SE SE S S S S S  
SURFACE WND SPD.5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6  
SURFACE WND GST.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 98.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.  
SURFACE WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........46 51 52 52 53 51 49 47 46 46 45 43  
WEATHER COV..... ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO  
WEATHER TYPE.... RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........ ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO  
TEMP............79 78 79 82 84 88 91 94 96 98 98 98  
RH..............77 79 77 72 67 59 52 47 43 41 39 39  
SURFACE WND DIR.S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S  
SURFACE WND SPD.6 6 6 8 8 7 6 6 5 5 5 5  
SURFACE WND GST. 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
FORECASTER...SANCHEZ  
REQUESTED BY...BRAD GOUDIE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...OTHER  
.TAG 1714557.0/FWD  
.EMAIL BGOUDIE@HIGHLANDVILLAGE.ORG  
 
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