880  
FNUS74 KFWD 290237  
FWSFWD  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR BRANDING IRON FIRE...TFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX  
937 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2118 CDT ON MARCH 28.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A CLEAR NIGHT IS IN STORE AS DRY AIR REMAINS IN PLACE THROUGH A  
DEEP LAYER OF THE ATMOSPHERE. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL REMAIN IN THE 5 TO  
15 MPH RANGE OVERNIGHT AND LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL SLOWLY INCREASE.  
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE BETWEEN 15 AND 25 MPH AND BECOME GUSTY  
AROUND 10 AM SUNDAY AND REMAIN BREEZY UNTIL SUNSET. A COLD FRONT  
WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION EARLY MONDAY MORNING AND TURN THE WIND TO THE  
NORTHEAST. NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.  
MAX HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-300 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 14 TO 23 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 12 MPH  
LATE IN THE NIGHT.  
MAX HAINES INDEX....6 (HIGH).  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM  
SKY (%).........13 11 10 9  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP............72 67 64 61  
RH..............33 43 52 60  
20 FT WIND......S 10 S 10 S 8 S 7  
20 FT WIND GUST.20 20 10 10  
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 7 S 7 S 6 S 5  
MIX HGT (FT)....300 300 200 100  
TRANSPORT WIND..S 23 S 23 S 20 S 14  
HAINES INDEX....6 6 4 4  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.  
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8700-10500 FT  
AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO 16 TO 22  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX HAINES INDEX....5 (MODERATE).  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6 AM 8 AM 10 AM NOON 2 PM 4 PM  
SKY (%).........8 9 11 12 13 14  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP............58 60 68 78 85 89  
RH..............64 60 49 36 30 25  
20 FT WIND......S 6 S 7 SW 8 S 10 S 10 S 8  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 10 10 20 20 10  
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 4 S 5 SW 6 S 7 S 7 S 6  
MIX HGT (FT)....100 200 500 1800 5200 10500  
TRANSPORT WIND..S 12 S 14 SW 18 SW 22 SW 21 SW 16  
HAINES INDEX....4 4 4 4 5 5  
 

 
FORECASTER...FANO  
REQUESTED BY...CHARLES TICE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 20150328.BRAND.01/FWD  
 
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