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WWMY80 PGUM 120325
RFWMY

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
125 PM CHST FRI FEB 12 2016

...SHEAR LINE TO BRING STRONGER WINDS TO THE MARIANAS...

.OVERVIEW...A SHEAR LINE HAS PASSED AND IS NOW LOCATED SOUTH OF
THE MARIANAS. THIS LINE WILL CAUSE A CONTINUATION OF INCREASED
WINDS OVER THE REGION...LEADING TO INCREASED FIRE DANGER. WITH
THE KBDI IN THE EXTREME CATEGORY AND FUEL MOISTURES LOW...
STRONGER WINDS WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF QUICK-SPREADING FIRES.

GUZ001-130115-
/O.CON.PGUM.FW.A.0002.000000T0000Z-160213T0800Z/
GUAM-
125 PM CHST FRI FEB 12 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON FOR HIGH WIND AND KBDI FOR GUAM...

* AFFECTED AREA...GUAM.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH THROUGH SATURDAY.

* HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 50 PERCENT.

* TIMING...MOST DANGEROUS TIMES WILL BE FROM THE LATE MORNING
  THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP COULD SPREAD RAPIDLY...
  ESPECIALLY ALONG NORTH AND EAST-FACING SLOPES. OUTDOOR
  BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED AS FLYING EMBERS AND ASH MAY START
  SPOT FIRES DOWNWIND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

STANKO



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000
FNMY50 PGUM 120323
FWFMY

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR GUAM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
123 PM CHST FRI FEB 12 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.DISCUSSION...FRESH TO STRONG TRADE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
SATURDAY AS A SHEAR LINE PASSES SOUTH ACROSS THE MARIANAS. FIRE
DANGER WILL INCREASE AS WINDS STRENGTHEN BUT INCREASED CLOUD COVER
AND LIGHT SHOWERS ASSOCIATED WITH THE SHEAR LINE ARE EXPECTED TO
SUBDUE THE OVERALL FIRE POTENTIAL TODAY AT LEAST. HOWEVER...ANY
SPOT FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO SPREAD
RAPIDLY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON HOURS.
THE KBDI CONTINUES TO CLIMB HIGHER WITHIN THE EXTREME CATEGORY AND
IS NOW 712.

$$


GUZ001-130115-
GUAM-
123 PM CHST FRI FEB 12 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           20           20
TEMP                  75           83           75           86
RH %                  86           59           82           53
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                NE 18                     E 15
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NE 15        NE 17        E 15         E 15
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    584          4649         644          5080
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 31         E 28         E 25         E 23

$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 70S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

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