059  
FNUS74 KFWD 251742  
FWSFWD  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR BAILEY RD...TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX  
1242 PM CDT SAT AUG 25 2018  
 
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
HOT AND SUNNY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THIS AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES  
WILL APPROACH 100 DEGREES AT PEAK HEATING, AND THE RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY MAY BRIEFLY DIP BELOW 30 PERCENT. WINDS WILL REMAIN FROM  
THE SOUTH. ALTHOUGH THE WIND SPEEDS WILL DECREASE A BIT THE  
REMAINDER OF THE DAY, A FEW GUSTS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGHOUT THE  
AFTERNOON. WHILE THESE GUSTS MAY TOP 20 MPH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON,  
THE INTENSITY OF THE GUSTS WILL SUBSIDE BY MID-AFTERNOON.  
 
A STEADY BREEZE WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT WITH MORE OF A  
SOUTHEASTERLY DIRECTION, PARTICULARLY THIS EVENING. THE RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY WILL CLIMB ABOVE 50 PERCENT BY 10 PM.  
 
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 99.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........2 2 1 2 1 1  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............93 96 97 99 99 98  
RH..............43 38 35 32 31 32  
20 FT WIND DIR..S S S S S S  
20 FT WIND SPD..12 10 10 9 9 9  
20 FT WIND GUST.16 14 14 10 10 10  
EYE LVL WND DIR.S S S S S S  
EYE LVL WND SPD.6 5 5 5 5 5  
EYE LVL WND GST.8 7 7  
HAINES INDEX....4 6 6 6 6 6  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........1 1 0 0 0 2 2 3 5 7 9 8  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............97 95 91 86 84 83 82 81 81 80 79 78  
RH..............33 35 41 48 53 55 58 60 60 65 67 71  
20 FT WIND DIR..S SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S  
20 FT WIND SPD..9 9 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 14 12  
EYE LVL WND DIR.S SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S  
EYE LVL WND SPD.5 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
EYE LVL WND GST. 7 6  
HAINES INDEX....6 6 6 6 6 6 6 4 4 4 4 4  
 

 
FORECASTER...HUCKABY  
REQUESTED BY...MIRA PETERS  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1814973.1/FWD  
.DELDT 08/25/18  
.EMAIL MERKELDISPATCH@TFS.TAMU.EDU  
 
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