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

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FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
543 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING LITTLE RAIN ARE EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS
SOUTH-CENTRAL ARIZONA...

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING COOLER CONDITIONS TO THE REGION TODAY.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH
CENTRAL ARIZONA THIS MORNING PERSISTING INTO THE AFTERNOON...WITH
THE BEST CHANCES FOR WETTING RAINS OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN AREAS
NORTH AND EAST OF PHOENIX. DRIER AND WARMER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
SUNDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT RETURNS.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS...

NOTE...ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER FORECAST INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
IN THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION. SEE PRODUCT PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-200045-
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-
543 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................81-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......10500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................57-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................38-51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................17 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................87-96.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................11-16 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* 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.......11000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......NORTHWEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 60-70. HIGHS 91-99. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55-68. HIGHS 89-98. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-62. HIGHS 81-89. WEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-62. HIGHS 84-91.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-63. HIGHS 85-93.

$$

AZZ133-200045-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
543 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................65-81.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................21-35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................40 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................46-57.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................47-63 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING 0 PERCENT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................72-87.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 50-63. HIGHS 77-92. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-63. HIGHS 77-91. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-59. HIGHS 69-83. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-57. HIGHS 71-85.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-58. HIGHS 72-86.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-200045-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
543 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014 /543 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................86-92.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 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..........10500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 6 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-68.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................38-52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................15 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................90-96.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................12-17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 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..........10000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 63-70. HIGHS 93-99. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-70. HIGHS 91-96. SOUTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-62. HIGHS 82-88. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-63. HIGHS 87-92.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55-65. HIGHS 88-93.

$$

CAZ230-200045-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
543 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................71-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 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.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................54-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................38-50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................14 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................75-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 5 TO 15 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.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55-67. HIGHS 77-93. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-65. HIGHS 72-89. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-59. HIGHS 66-81. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-61. HIGHS 72-87.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51-61. HIGHS 73-89.

$$

CAZ232-200045-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
543 AM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................81-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 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.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................62-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................34-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................85-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 5 TO 15 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.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 64-72. HIGHS 87-98. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-71. HIGHS 85-95. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-64. HIGHS 77-86. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-66. HIGHS 83-91.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59-67. HIGHS 84-92.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY APRIL 26TH THROUGH MONDAY APRIL
28TH...NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.





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