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
755 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS TODAY SOUTHEAST OF
TUCSON, AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS ACROSS THE WHITE MOUNTAINS
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. OTHERWISE, DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL
THROUGH NEXT FRIDAY. SOME GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS MAY OCCUR TUESDAY AS
A SYSTEM PASSES NORTH OF THE AREA. 20-FOOT WINDS WILL BE MOSTLY LESS
THAN 15 MPH AT OTHER TIMES.

AZZ150-032215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
755 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........58 TO 68 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............32 TO 42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........36 TO 46 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............48 TO 58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........61 TO 71 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............22 TO 32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 TO 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 62 TO 72. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 31 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 56 TO 66. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 26 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 59 TO 69.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 61 TO 71.

$$

AZZ151-032215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
755 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 22 TO 26 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7071 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 15 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (113136 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 78 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 83 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........57 TO 67 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 55 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 34 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 TO 19 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5210 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 8 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (52100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 58 TO 68. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 33 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 53 TO 63. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 33 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 56 TO 66.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 57 TO 67.

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

$$

AZZ152-032215-
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-
755 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 30 TO 34 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2812 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 15 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (44992 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........26 TO 36 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........74 TO 84 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........79 TO 89 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 TO 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........47 TO 57 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 TO 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3469 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 10 TO 11 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (38159 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 39 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 52 TO 62.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 40 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 49 TO 59. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO 36 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 51 TO 61.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 54 TO 64.

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

$$

AZZ153-032215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
755 AM MST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........41 TO 51 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............50 TO 60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 29 TO 33 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4584 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 16 TO 18 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (82512 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........22 TO 32 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............70 TO 80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 TO 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........44 TO 54 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............31 TO 41 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 TO 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH BECOMING EAST
  AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3225 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 9 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (32250 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 45 TO 55. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 36 TO 46 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO
31. HIGHS 43 TO 53. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 34 TO 44 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 41 TO 51. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 43 TO 53.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

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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