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
202 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH TUESDAY WITH A
WARMING TREND EXPECTED. A STRONG AND COLD STORM SYSTEM WILL THEN
BRING RAIN AND SNOW TO SOUTHEAST ARIZONA MAINLY FROM LATE WEDNESDAY
INTO FRIDAY MORNING...WITH ACCUMULATING SNOW POTENTIALLY REACHING
THE VALLEY FLOORS EAST OF TUCSON THURSDAY NIGHT. STRONG AND GUSTY
WINDS WILL DEVELOP IN ADVANCE OF THE STORM LATE TUESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY.

AZZ150-291415-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
202 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........28 TO 38 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............54 TO 64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........53 TO 63 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16 TO 26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........31 TO 41 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............41 TO 51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........59 TO 69 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16 TO 26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 30 TO 35 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
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48.
HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO
43 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 47 TO 57.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 52 TO 62 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 42 TO 52. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 48 TO 58 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 46 TO 56.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 51 TO 61.

$$

AZZ151-291415-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
202 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 34 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........21 TO 31 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 71 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 55 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 57 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........14 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........16 TO 22 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2638 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (21104 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 38 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 55 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 42 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 68 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........47 TO 61 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........14 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........15 TO 22 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3711 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  17 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (63087 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO
45. HIGHS 52 TO 67. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
26 TO 41 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 43 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
47 TO 62 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS
24 TO 34. HIGHS 37 TO 51. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 54 TO 69 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 41 TO 56.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 47 TO 62.

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

$$

AZZ152-291415-
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-
202 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 30 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........21 TO 31 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 77 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........48 TO 58 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........18 TO 26 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2335 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 4 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (21015 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........33 TO 48 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 60 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........16 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........18 TO 25 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3874 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 8 TO 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (50362 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO
39. HIGHS 46 TO 61. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 26 TO 41 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
30 TO 40. HIGHS 39 TO 54. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 43 TO 58 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS
24 TO 34. HIGHS 35 TO 50. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 52 TO 67 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 38 TO 53.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 45 TO 56.

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

$$

AZZ153-291415-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
202 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........16 TO 26 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............58 TO 68 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........40 TO 50 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18 TO 28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2403 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO WEST 15
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (36045 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........18 TO 28 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............48 TO 58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 40
     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........41 TO 51 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............21 TO 31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3026 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 16
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (48416 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 40 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO 43 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 33 TO
43. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 59 TO 69 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 16 TO 26.
HIGHS 29 TO 39. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 61 TO 71 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 12 TO 22. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 41 TO 51.

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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