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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
543 AM MST SUN APR 20 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...A DRYING TREND WILL LIMIT THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT
THIS AFTERNOON TO A FEW EASTERN MOUNTAIN LOCATIONS. CONTINUED DRYING
INTO MONDAY AND MUCH WARMER.

THE NEXT THREAT FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY
EAST OF TUCSON...WILL BE ON WEDNESDAY AS A STRONG TROUGH MOVES
THROUGH THE INTER-MOUNTAIN WEST. AT THIS TIME CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS WILL BE APPROACHED ON WEDNESDAY FOR AREAS EAST OF
TUCSON.

AZZ150-202215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
543 AM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81 TO 91 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13 TO 23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........55 TO 65 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............35 TO 45 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST EARLY.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........87 TO 97 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............10 TO 18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE
  AFTERNOON BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 67. HIGHS 86 TO 96. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 15 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 79 TO 89.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 15 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 81 TO 91.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 12 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 93.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 79 TO 89.

$$

AZZ151-202215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
543 AM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
  THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 87 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 24 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........21 TO 36 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11954 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 TO 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (83678 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........36 TO 51 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 52 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 19 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST EARLY.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 95 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........9 TO 18 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12925 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 4
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (51700 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 65. HIGHS 80 TO 95. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 19 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 62. HIGHS 74 TO 89.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 17 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 56. HIGHS 75 TO 90. WEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 5 TO 17 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 58. HIGHS 78 TO 93.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 89.

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

$$

AZZ152-202215-
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-
543 AM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 84 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 77 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........14 TO 25 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........24 TO 39 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1400...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9914 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (89226 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........46 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 57 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*   BELOW 5000 FT..........39 TO 54 PCT.
*   ABOVE 5000 FT..........39 TO 54 PCT.
*   24 HR TREND............DOWN 28 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........79 TO 91 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........69 TO 84 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........9 TO 17 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12039 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST 6 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (72234 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 62. HIGHS 78 TO 93. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 20 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 60. HIGHS 72 TO 87. WEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 16 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 73 TO 88. WEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 15 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 90.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 57. HIGHS 73 TO 88.

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

$$

AZZ153-202215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
543 AM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
  MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64 TO 74 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............28 TO 38 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
     15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2 UNTIL 1400...THEN
  3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11552 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (115520 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........40 TO 50 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............52 TO 62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 24 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
     AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........71 TO 81 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............14 TO 24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE
  MORNING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12093 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 4 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (72558 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 71 TO 81. SOUTHEAST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 22 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 65 TO 75. WEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 20 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 66 TO 76. WEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 16 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 68 TO 78.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 66 TO 76.

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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