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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
255 PM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Isolated valley sprinkles and mountain snow showers
will continue northeast of Tucson through the early evening hours
tonight. A Pacific weather system will then bring a slight chance
of showers Monday afternoon, followed by a good chance of valley
rain and mountain snow Monday night into Tuesday. Dry conditions
will return Tuesday night and continue into next weekend. Gusty
winds can be expected Monday afternoon and Monday night, with even
stronger winds on Tuesday, before less wind occurs Wednesday.
Expect occasionally gusty east winds Thursday and Friday.


AZZ150-271415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
255 PM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........38 to 48 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............70 to 80 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 26 to 30 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........63 to 73 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............33 to 43 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Min Temperature..........44 to 54 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............80 to 90 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 40 mph increasing to
  around 55 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Max Temperature..........56 to 66 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............39 to 49 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........50 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
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 62 to 72. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 19 to 28 pct.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 68 to 78. Northeast wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 21 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 73 to 83. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 12 to 19 pct.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 74 to 84.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 74 to 84.

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AZZ151-271415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
255 PM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........33 to 43 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........30 to 40 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........71 to 81 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........64 to 74 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 20 to 30 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 20 mph becoming southwest
  around 10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........61 to 71 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........27 to 37 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 12 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6339 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 7 knots increasing to
  southwest 22 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (139458 knot-ft).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........40 to 50 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........35 to 45 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........77 to 87 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........68 to 78 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 40 mph increasing to
  around 60 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........53 to 63 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........44 to 54 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........42 to 52 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 16 to 20 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 55 mph becoming west
  and decreasing to around 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........60 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6828 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 23 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (198012 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 58 to 68. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 20 to 30 pct.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 64 to 74. East wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 21 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 68 to 78. East wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 20 pct.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 70 to 80.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 71 to 81.

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

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AZZ152-271415-
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-
255 PM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........30 to 40 degs.
*    Above 5000 ft.........28 to 38 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........71 to 81 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........60 to 70 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 20 to 30 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 25 mph becoming
  southwest around 10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........60 to 70 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........50 to 60 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........24 to 34 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........29 to 39 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest around 15 mph
  increasing to west around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............5907 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 7 knots increasing to southwest 24
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (141768 knot-ft).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........38 to 48 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........36 to 46 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........76 to 86 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 35 mph increasing to
  around 60 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........44 to 54 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........40 to 50 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........44 to 54 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 60 mph becoming west
  and decreasing to around 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8972 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 25 knots increasing to west 36
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (322992 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 55 to 65. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 20 to 30 pct.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 60 to 70. East wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 23 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 64 to 74. East wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 22 pct.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 67 to 77.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 67 to 77.

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

$$

AZZ153-271415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
255 PM MST Sun Feb 26 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........25 to 35 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............77 to 87 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 30 to 35 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow showers.
* Max Temperature..........48 to 58 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............32 to 42 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5117 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 15 to 24 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (122808 knot-ft).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Cloudy. Widespread showers and snow
  showers.
* Min Temperature..........31 to 41 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............88 to 98 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 30 mph increasing to
  around 60 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........80 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Widespread showers and
  snow showers likely.
* Max Temperature..........40 to 50 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............52 to 62 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 18 to 22 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 55 mph becoming west
  and decreasing to around 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........90 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5455 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 29 to 33 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (180015 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 21 to 31. Highs 46 to 56. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 26 to 36 pct.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 51 to 61. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 20 to 30 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 55 to 65. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 59 to 69.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 59 to 69.

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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