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
154 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL END THIS EVENING WITH DRY WEATHER
EXPECTED INTO EARLY THURSDAY. THEN A SERIES OF STORMS WILL BRING
PERIODS OF SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION AND GUSTY WINDS THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY WITH SNOW LEVELS LOWERING TO AT LEAST 5000 FEET
SATURDAY MORNING. THERE WILL BE A BREAK IN THE WEATHER SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY THEN ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE ARE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

AZZ150-181515-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
154 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........34 TO 44 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............92 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........58 TO 68 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............44 TO 54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 TO 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........38 TO 48 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............80 TO 90 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........56 TO 66 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............42 TO 52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING
  TO SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 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
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 51
TO 61. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 63 TO 73 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS
49 TO 59. WEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 49 TO 59 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 54 TO 64. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 38 TO 48 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS
57 TO 67.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS
52 TO 62.

$$

AZZ151-181515-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
154 PM MST TUE JAN 17 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...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........95 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........95 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........55 TO 65 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........38 TO 48 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 TO 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6435 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (70785 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 41 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........83 TO 93 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........75 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 TO 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........37 TO 47 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........5 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4147 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 7 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 25
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (103675 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 45 TO
55. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 62 TO 72 PCT.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 42
TO 52. WEST WIND AROUND 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 53 TO 63 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 49 TO 59. WEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 39 TO 49 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS
55 TO 65.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS
48 TO 58.

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

$$

AZZ152-181515-
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-
154 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........95 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........86 TO 96 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........5 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........48 TO 58 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 TO 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6257 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 4 KNOTS INCREASING TO WEST 15
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (93855 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........87 TO 97 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 61 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 20 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............4821 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 6 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 23
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (110883 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 43 TO 53. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 62 TO 72 PCT.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 40 TO
50. WEST WIND AROUND 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 54 TO 64 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 46 TO 56. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 41 TO 51 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 51
TO 61.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
30 TO 40. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

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

$$

AZZ153-181515-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
154 PM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........23 TO 33 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............90 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........44 TO 54 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............48 TO 58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 TO 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5111 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO WEST 15
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (76665 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........25 TO 35 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............81 TO 91 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........43 TO 53 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............42 TO 52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4072 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 7 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (81440 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...COLDER. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS
34 TO 44. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 69 TO 79
PCT.
.SATURDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 31 TO 41. WEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 64 TO 74 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 31.
HIGHS 38 TO 48. NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 44 TO
54 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 42 TO 52.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS.
LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 36 TO 46.

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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