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
249 PM MST MON SEP 15 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL INCREASE OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS
AS HURRICANE ODILE APPROACHES FROM THE SOUTH. WITH THAT COMES
INCREASING CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING ONWARD.
THE STORMS WILL BECOME INCREASINGLY EFFICIENT RAIN PRODUCERS WITH
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS AND FLOODING POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER OR SLOWER
MOVING STORMS...DAY OR NIGHT. THE FOCUS OF THE HEAVIEST RAIN WILL BE
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY IN ADVANCE OF THE REMAINS OF ODILE WITH
AREAS OF HEAVY RAIN AT TIMES DURING THAT PERIOD OF TIME...HOWEVER
EXACT TIMING AND LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. MOISTURE WILL GRADUALLY
DIMINISH FRIDAY ONWARD...BUT WITH NO PRONOUNCED DRYING...SCATTERED
CONVECTION IS LIKELY EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING FRIDAY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

AZZ150-161430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
249 PM MST MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN
  THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
  NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........71 TO 81 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............72 TO 82 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........86 TO 96 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............55 TO 65 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........69 TO 79 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............74 TO 84 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........83 TO 93 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............56 TO 66 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 67 TO 77. HIGHS
83 TO 93. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 47 TO 57 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
66 TO 76. HIGHS 83 TO 93. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 44 TO 54 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 66 TO 76. HIGHS 86 TO 96. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 36 TO 46 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 66 TO 76. HIGHS 89 TO 99.

$$

AZZ151-161430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
249 PM MST MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 77 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 90 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........85 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 14 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.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........76 TO 91 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........48 TO 63 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
     AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2889 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 14 TO 19 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (54891 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 74 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 65 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 95 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........91 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 89 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 80 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 65 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........68 TO 83 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4577 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 10 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 9
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (41193 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 59 TO 73. HIGHS
74 TO 89. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 52 TO 67 PCT.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 57 TO 72. HIGHS
74 TO 89. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 51 TO 66 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
57 TO 71. HIGHS 78 TO 93. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 42 TO 57 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 58 TO 73. HIGHS 80 TO 95.

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

$$

AZZ152-161430-
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-
249 PM MST MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 71 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........53 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 90 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........84 TO 99 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
     AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........74 TO 86 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 65 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2308 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 14 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (39236 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........85 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........94 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........76 TO 86 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 80 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........67 TO 82 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4234 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 9 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (25404 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 57 TO 69.
HIGHS 72 TO 87. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
50 TO 65 PCT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 56 TO 68. HIGHS 75 TO 90. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 45 TO 60 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 67. HIGHS 78 TO 93.

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

$$

AZZ153-161430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
249 PM MST MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........53 TO 63 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............86 TO 96 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
     AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........68 TO 78 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............59 TO 69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1100...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3568 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 12 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (53520 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............97 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2300...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........69 TO 79 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............62 TO 72 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3817 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (22902 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS
69 TO 79. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 57 TO 67 PCT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 72 TO 82. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 52 TO 62 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 84.

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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