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
226 PM MST TUE SEP 23 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

.DISCUSSION...A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE SLOWLY SOUTH
TO SOUTHEAST INTO THIS EVENING FROM TUCSON EASTWARD. ON
WEDNESDAY...STORMS WILL BE LIMITED TO AREAS NEAR THE NEW MEXICO
BORDER. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR STORMS. MOISTURE
WILL INCREASE THURSDAY LEADING TO BETTER CHANCES FOR RAIN THROUGH
THE WEEKEND BEFORE MORE PRONOUNCED DRYING MOVES IN NEXT WEEK...KD

AZZ150-241330-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
226 PM MST TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........67 TO 77 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............51 TO 61 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........94 TO 104 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............20 TO 30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........70 TO 80 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............51 TO 61 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
     AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........92 TO 102 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............25 TO 35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
69 TO 79. HIGHS 91 TO 101. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO
35 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 68 TO 78. HIGHS 89 TO 99. SOUTH WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO 36 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
65 TO 75. HIGHS 85 TO 95. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 24 TO 34 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 69. HIGHS 84 TO 94.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 69. HIGHS 85 TO 95.

$$

AZZ151-241330-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
226 PM MST TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 74 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 86 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........78 TO 93 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........85 TO 100 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 88 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 50 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1400...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11121 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 8 TO 9 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (100089 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 77 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........84 TO 99 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 87 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 49 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10219 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 TO 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (122628 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
59 TO 74. HIGHS 82 TO 97. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO
41 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 74. HIGHS 79 TO 94. SOUTH WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 44 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 56 TO 71. HIGHS 77 TO 92. SOUTH WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO 48 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
53 TO 67. HIGHS 75 TO 90.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 66. HIGHS 76 TO 91.

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

$$

AZZ152-241330-
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-
226 PM MST TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........57 TO 69 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........50 TO 65 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........77 TO 92 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........79 TO 94 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
     AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........82 TO 96 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 87 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........22 TO 37 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........33 TO 48 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1400...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7782 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 8 TO 9 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (70038 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. A ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 71 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........52 TO 67 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 PCT.
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15
     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 94 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 50 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8079 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 10 TO 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (96948 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
55 TO 69. HIGHS 78 TO 93. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO
42 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 69. HIGHS 77 TO 92. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 42 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 53 TO 67. HIGHS 75 TO 90. SOUTH WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 45 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
52 TO 64. HIGHS 73 TO 88.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 74 TO 89.

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

$$

AZZ153-241330-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
226 PM MST TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........50 TO 60 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............84 TO 94 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76 TO 86 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............31 TO 41 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1400...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8495 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST 4 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (33980 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............73 TO 83 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10
  MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........74 TO 84 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............36 TO 46 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1300...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8519 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 7 TO 8 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (68152 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 74 TO 84. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO 44 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 73 TO 83. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
33 TO 43 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 70 TO 80. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO 44 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
45 TO 55. HIGHS 69 TO 79.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 69 TO 79.

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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