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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WEST TEXAS/SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX  
217 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE WEEKEND,  
WITH THE DRYLINE MOVING INTO FAR WEST TEXAS. AS A RESULT, MOISTURE  
WILL INCREASE, WINDS WILL BE RELATIVELY LIGHT, AND CONSEQUENT FIRE  
WEATHER CONCERNS MINIMAL. THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF MAINLY  
AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY, MAINLY IN THE MOUNTAINS  
AND ADJACENT PLAINS. RH RECOVERY WILL BE FAIR THE NEXT SEVERAL  
MORNINGS.  
 

 
 
FOR POINT-SPECIFIC FORECASTS PLEASE SEE THE POINT FIRE WEATHER MATRIX  
PRODUCT ISSUED BY THE MIDLAND/ODESSA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE.  
 
NMZ116-031645-  
SACRAMENTO FOOTHILLS AND GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-  
117 PM MDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT). CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN THE UPPER  
80S BELOW 6000 FEET.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12800 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....FAIR/54900 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PERCENT ABOVE 6000 FEET...55-75 PERCENT  
BELOW 6000 FEET.  
* 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100, THEN 2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT). CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....89 TO 94.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12400 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 22 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/71200 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY ABOVE 15 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET...IN THE LOWER  
90S BELOW 6000 FEET. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY ABOVE 15 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S ABOVE 6000 FEET
 
IN  
THE LOWER 90S BELOW 6000 FEET. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ117-031645-  
CHAVEZ PLAINS-  
117 PM MDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING,  
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........60-80 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100, THEN 2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING,  
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 90S.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......13400 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/86400 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........55-75 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100, THEN 2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 90S.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12700 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/96500 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 100. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ118-031645-  
EDDY PLAINS-  
117 PM MDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.  
* 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100, THEN 2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 90S.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......13100 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 14 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/90600 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........45-65 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 0100, THEN 1.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 90S.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12400 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 9 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/62800 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 100. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 100. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ119-031645-  
LEA-  
117 PM MDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING,  
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........65-85 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100, THEN 2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE MID 90S.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1300, THEN 2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/90500 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........45-65 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 90S.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12200 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/80800 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
TXZ270-271-031645-  
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS ABOVE 7000 FEET-GUADALUPE AND DELAWARE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP AND PINE SPRINGS  
117 PM MDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL.................2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING,  
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....86 TO 91.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........25-35 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 1300, THEN 3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......11800 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 14 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/68600 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........45-65 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 0100, THEN 1.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT). CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....86 TO 91.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 9 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/93800 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 87 TO 92. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
RELATIVE HUMIDITY ABOVE 15 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 88 TO 93. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM  
RELATIVE HUMIDITY ABOVE 15 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 89 TO 94. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
TXZ272-273-275>282-031645-  
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-EASTERN CULBERSON COUNTY-  
CHINATI MOUNTAINS-MARFA PLATEAU-DAVIS MOUNTAINS-  
DAVIS MOUNTAINS FOOTHILLS-CENTRAL BREWSTER COUNTY-CHISOS BASIN-  
PRESIDIO VALLEY-LOWER BREWSTER COUNTY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF VAN HORN, MARFA, FORT DAVIS, ALPINE,  
BIG BEND NP, PANTHER JUNCTION, MARATHON, CHISOS BASIN, PRESIDIO,  
LAJITAS, AND CASTOLON  
217 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING,  
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN  
THE UPPER 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........60-80 PERCENT ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...50-70  
PERCENT ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 80S ACROSS THE  
MOUNTAINS...AROUND 103 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...20-25  
PERCENT ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* WIND 20FT...........ABOVE 5000 FEET, NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH  
SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON. BELOW  
5000 FEET, EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12600 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 12 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....VERY GOOD/110900 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 60S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...IN  
THE MID 70S ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PERCENT ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...45-65  
PERCENT ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH ABOVE 5000  
FEET...EAST 10 TO 15 MPH BELOW 5000 FEET.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90 ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...AROUND 105  
ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........20-30 PERCENT ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...15-20  
PERCENT ALONG THE RIO GRANDE.  
* 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................3.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......13400 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 11 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....VERY GOOD/113800 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...AROUND  
107 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...AROUND  
106 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...AROUND  
104 ALONG THE RIO GRANDE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
TXZ045>048-050>053-059>063-067>070-075-082-274-031645-  
GAINES-DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-LOVING-  
WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-PECOS-  
TERRELL-REEVES COUNTY PLAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SEMINOLE, LAMESA, GAIL, SNYDER, ANDREWS,  
STANTON, BIG SPRING, COLORADO CITY, MENTONE, KERMIT, ODESSA,  
MIDLAND, GARDEN CITY, MONAHANS, CRANE, MCCAMEY, RANKIN, BIG LAKE,  
FORT STOCKTON, DRYDEN, SANDERSON, AND PECOS  
217 PM CDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........55-75 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 0100, THEN 1.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER 90S.  
* 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1300, THEN 2.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......11800 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 16 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....VERY GOOD/119600 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE LOWER 70S.  
* 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........45-65 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 100.  
* 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.  
* 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.  
* WIND 20FT...........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.  
* WIND 10000 FT MSL...EAST 15 TO 25 MPH.  
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12600 FT AGL.  
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 11 KNOTS.  
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/99900 KNOT-FT.  
* RFTI................0 OR NIL.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 100. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 100. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT OR BELOW 15 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY ABOVE 15 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
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