Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest and South-Central
Arizona and Southeast California
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
331 AM MST Sat Feb 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Cool conditions will persist through Sunday with gradual
increasing moisture levels. Sunday will also bring a slight
chance of showers mainly to southeast California and to higher
terrain areas of Arizona. Winds will generally be on the light
side with the exception of occasional afternoon breeziness.
Look for minimum humidities today into the teens across the lower
deserts while minimum readings for Sunday afternoon improve to
between 20 and 30%.

Note...Additional Fire Weather Forecast information can be found
in the Area Forecast Discussion. See product PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-252245-
West Central Deserts/Northwest Maricopa County/Greater Phoenix
Area/Southwest Deserts/Southwest Maricopa County/
Northwest and North-Central Pinal County-
Phoenix BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
331 AM MST Sat Feb 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................63-70.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................15-20 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming southwest in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......5600 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......Southwest 3 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.................46-56.
*    24 hr trend..................9 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................45-60 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................60-66.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................25-30 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................11 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 30 to 40 mph in the morning
  becoming 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........3 or very low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......6500 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......Southwest 8 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Good.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 44-54. Highs
61-69. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 42-52.
Highs 60-66. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 42-52. Highs 64-70. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 70-76.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 74-79.

$$

AZZ133-252245-
Southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest Foothills-
Southern Tonto NF/West San Carlos BIA/South Portion Ft Apache BIA/
CAZ-
331 AM MST Sat Feb 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................53-65.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................14-20 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southeast 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming southwest in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly cloudy in the evening
  becoming mostly cloudy after midnight.
* Min Temperature.................34-47.
*    24 hr trend..................9 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................41-57 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................12 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny. Slight chance of
  snow showers in the morning. slight chance of showers .
* Max Temperature.................48-61.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................28-35 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................15 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip................20 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........2 or very low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 34-48. Highs
52-64. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Showers likely. Lows 30-48. Highs 48-62. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-44. Highs 53-67. Northeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 32-49. Highs 59-73.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 37-52. Highs 63-76.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-252245-
Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado River Valley AZ-
Lower Colorado River Valley CA-
331 AM MST Sat Feb 25 2017 /231 AM PST Sat Feb 25 2017/

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny in the morning becoming
  partly sunny in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.................68-72.
*    24 hr trend..................7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................13-18 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Light and variable in the morning
  becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 25 to 35 mph in the morning
  becoming 35 to 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........4600 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........Calm.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Poor.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.................48-52.
*    24 hr trend..................8 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................52-61 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................64-68.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................23-30 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................12 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........3 or very low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........6000 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........West 14 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Very good.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows 47-52. Highs
65-70. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows
45-52. Highs 64-68. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 45-52. Highs 67-71. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 47-54. Highs 72-76.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 49-57. Highs 76-80.

$$

CAZ230-252245-
Joshua Tree National Park-
231 AM PST Sat Feb 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny in the morning becoming
  partly sunny in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.................53-65.
*    24 hr trend..................6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................16-21 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.................38-49.
*    24 hr trend..................10 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................49-64 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 20 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny. Slight chance of
  showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature.................50-63.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................26-44 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................17 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................20 percent in the morning
  becoming 0 percent in the afternoon.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........3 or very low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows
36-48. Highs 48-62. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-47. Highs 50-63. Northwest winds
10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 36-47. Highs 54-67. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 39-51. Highs 61-71.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 45-53. Highs 64-76.

$$

CAZ232-252245-
Imperial County And Eastern Riverside County-
231 AM PST Sat Feb 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny in the morning becoming
  partly sunny in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.................64-71.
*    24 hr trend..................6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................15-22 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Light and variable in the morning
  becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 35 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.................47-54.
*    24 hr trend..................10 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................50-68 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny. Slight chance of
  showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature.................61-69.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................25-38 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................14 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 20 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip................10 percent in the morning
  becoming 0 percent in the afternoon.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........3 or very low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows
46-53. Highs 60-69. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear with slight chance of showers. Lows
45-51. Highs 61-70. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 45-51. Highs 65-72. North winds 10 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 46-54. Highs 70-77.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 49-56. Highs 74-80.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Saturday March 4th through Monday March
6th: Above normal temperatures and below median precipitation.



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