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FNUS74 KAMA 022141  
FWSAMA  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR RANDALL COUNTY...TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX  
441 PM CDT TUE JUN 2 2020  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON FORECAST START TIME OF 1700 CDT ON JUNE 02.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (806) 335-1421, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS  
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED TODAY FOR THE SPOT  
LOCATION. NO PRECIPITATION OR STORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY OR  
TONIGHT, BUT THERE IS A 20 PERCENT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS  
TOMORROW MAINLY AFTER 1 PM. WINDS ARE OUT OF THE SOUTH SOUTHWEST  
AT AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH AND WILL BECOME SOUTHEASTERLY THROUGH THE  
LATE EVENING HOURS AND OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THROUGH THE EARLY  
MORNING HOURS, WINDS WILL TURN BACK TO THE SOUTHWEST AND  
CONTINUING TO THE NORTHWEST BY MID-MORNING WITH WIND SPEEDS OF  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
TEMPERATURE.........91 AT FORECAST START...MAX 91.  
RH..................27 PERCENT AT FORECAST START...MIN 26 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 9 MPH AT FORECAST  
START...OTHERWISE SOUTH WINDS AROUND 9 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL AT FORECAST START...OTHERWISE  
11500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT /69000 KNOT-FT/ AT FORECAST START.  
MAX...EXCELLENT /69000 KNOT-FT/.  
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH AT FORECAST START...MAX 3.  
 
TIME (CDT) 5 PM  
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0  
LAL.............1  
TEMP............91  
RH..............27  
20 FT WIND......S 9  
20 FT WIND GUST.11  
MIX HGT (KFT)...12  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  
TRANSP WIND SPD.7  
HAINES INDEX....3  
VRATE KT-FT/100069  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 65.  
RH..................MAX 75 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000-11500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (36000-69000 KNOT-FT)  
DECREASING TO POOR (0 KNOT-FT) IN THE LATE  
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM  
SKY COVER.......PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0 0 10 0  
LAL.............1 1 1 1 1 1  
TEMP............91 87 79 73 70 67  
RH..............27 30 41 55 63 73  
20 FT WIND......S 8 S 9 SE 9 S 9 S 9 S 9  
20 FT WIND GUST.9 11 11 11 11 11  
MIX HGT (KFT)...12 7.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW S SE S S SW  
TRANSP WIND SPD.7 8 12 13 9 6  
HAINES INDEX....3 3 3 3 3 3  
VRATE KT-FT/100069 53 0 0 0 0  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS UNTIL 1300, THEN 1-8 STRIKES.  
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 94.  
RH..................MIN 24 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN  
SHIFTING TO THE EAST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 13500-14000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (0-40000 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO  
EXCELLENT (64000 KNOT-FT) EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6 AM 8 AM 10 AM NOON 2 PM 4 PM  
SKY COVER.......MCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
WEATHER COV..... S CHC S CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE RNSHWR RNSHWR  
TSTM COV........ S CHC S CHC  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0 0 20 20  
LAL.............1 1 1 1 2 2  
TEMP............66 68 78 87 91 94  
RH..............73 70 49 36 30 24  
20 FT WIND......SW 9 SW 8 W 9 NW 6 N 5 S 5  
20 FT WIND GUST.11 9 11 7 6 6  
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.1 0.5 2.0 4.0 8.0 14  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW W NW NW W W  
TRANSP WIND SPD.5 8 13 10 9 8  
HAINES INDEX....3 3 3 3 3 3  
VRATE KT-FT/10000 4 22 36 64 98  
 

 
FORECASTER...RUTT  
REQUESTED BY...KASIE WAGENFEHR  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 2007441.0/AMA  
.DELDT 06/02/20  
 
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