Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
211 PM MST MON JUN 29 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...MONSOON MOISTURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE AND EVEN INCREASE
A BIT NEXT WEEKEND. THUS EXPECT SCATTERED AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY...POSSIBLY MORE NUMEROUS NEXT WEEKEND. PRIMARY
CONCERNS BESIDES LIGHTNING IS STRONG WINDS THROUGH THE WEEK AND THEN
ADDING LOCAL FLOODING NEXT WEEKEND. OTHERWISE TEMPERATURES AND WINDS
WILL BE NEAR NORMAL WITH ABOVE NORMAL HUMIDITY LEVELS CONTINUING.

AZZ150-301500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
211 PM MST MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING WITH AREAS
  OF BLOWING DUST. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........71 TO 81 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............59 TO 69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO EAST
  AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........98 TO 108 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............27 TO 37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1400...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........72 TO 82 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............55 TO 65 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2200...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........98 TO 108 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............26 TO 36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
72 TO 82. HIGHS 97 TO 107. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PCT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH INDEPENDENCE DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 73 TO 83. HIGHS 95 TO 105. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 72 TO 82. HIGHS 96 TO 106.

$$

AZZ151-301500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
211 PM MST MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY THIS EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 77 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........54 TO 68 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 83 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 88 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........92 TO 106 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........78 TO 91 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........19 TO 34 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 44 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1100...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11632 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (93056 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........63 TO 78 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 69 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........65 TO 80 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2300...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........92 TO 106 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........78 TO 91 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........19 TO 34 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 44 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1100...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11487 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 9 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 8
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (91896 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 62 TO 77. HIGHS 88 TO 103. WEST WIND AROUND 15
MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 36 PCT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 79. HIGHS 87 TO 102. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 38 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 63 TO 78. HIGHS 88 TO 103.

NOTE TO USERS - ZONE 151 VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE BASED ON THE BUENOS AIRES N.W.R. LOCATION
(3500 MSL)

$$

AZZ152-301500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
SOUTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE SAN CARLOS APACHE NATION
IN GRAHAM COUNTY-CORONADO NF-SAFFORD BLM-TDC-
211 PM MST MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY THIS EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........54 TO 69 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........93 TO 105 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........78 TO 93 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........16 TO 27 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........20 TO 35 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1100...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............13084 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE EAST 9
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (117756 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 77 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 70 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........93 TO 105 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........79 TO 93 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 30 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........24 TO 39 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1100...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12380 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 7
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (86660 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 62 TO 77. HIGHS 86 TO 101. WEST WIND AROUND 15
MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 37 PCT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 63 TO 78. HIGHS 86 TO 101. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 24 TO 39 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 76. HIGHS 86 TO 101.

NOTE TO USERS - ZONE 152 VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE BASED ON THE CHIRICAHUA N.M. LOCATION (5400 MSL)

$$

AZZ153-301500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
211 PM MST MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........54 TO 64 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............71 TO 81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........84 TO 94 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............24 TO 34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1300...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12247 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 8 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (122470 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........55 TO 65 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............71 TO 81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........84 TO 94 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............27 TO 37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11897 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (83279 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 82 TO 92. WEST TO SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 40 PCT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 80 TO 90. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO 41 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 81 TO 91.

NOTE TO USERS - ZONE 153 VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE BASED ON THE POINT OF PINES LOCATION (6040 MSL)

$$

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