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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
303 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...OCCASIONALLY GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WILL WEAKEN
THIS EVENING. DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL AREA-WIDE INTO EARLY
NEXT WEEK. A FEW ELEVATED EASTERLY GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE THIS
WEEKEND AS ANOTHER SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE REGION. OTHERWISE...
WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE TERRAIN DRIVEN AT LESS THAN 15 MPH.

AZZ150-251500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
303 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........28 TO 38 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............82 TO 92 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 TO 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........48 TO 58 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............32 TO 42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 TO 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........27 TO 37 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............69 TO 79 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 TO 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........51 TO 61 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............24 TO 34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 41. HIGHS 52 TO
64. NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 33
PCT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 58 TO 68. NORTHEAST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 28 PCT.
.MONDAY AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 49. HIGHS 62 TO
73.

$$

AZZ151-251500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
303 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 33 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........19 TO 29 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........86 TO 96 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........79 TO 89 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 TO 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6268 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST 9 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (56412 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 81 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 65 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 17 TO 21 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........24 TO 34 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3834 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 7
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (26838 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 36. HIGHS 49 TO
59. NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 33
PCT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 53 TO 63. EAST WIND AROUND
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.MONDAY AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 44. HIGHS 58 TO
69.

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

$$

AZZ152-251500-
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-
303 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 30 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 TO 10 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........88 TO 98 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........79 TO 89 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........37 TO 47 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5768 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 9 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (86520 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........15 TO 25 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........82 TO 92 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 TO 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........46 TO 56 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........26 TO 36 PCT.
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 41 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 TO 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4002 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 4 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST 7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (28014 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 31. HIGHS 45 TO
55. NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO 37
PCT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 49 TO 59. EAST WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PCT.
.MONDAY AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 40. HIGHS 53 TO
65.

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

$$

AZZ153-251500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
303 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........11 TO 21 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 TO 13 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............88 TO 98 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........31 TO 41 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............45 TO 55 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5912 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 9 TO 18 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (106416 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........10 TO 20 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............76 TO 86 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 TO 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........35 TO 45 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............35 TO 45 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3852 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST 9
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (34668 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 13 TO 23. HIGHS 34 TO
45. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO 49 PCT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 40 TO 50. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO 43 PCT.
.MONDAY AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21 TO 35. HIGHS 45 TO
57.

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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