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
308 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL OCCUR ACROSS MOST
OF SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT WITH A STRAY
LIGHTNING STRIKE OR TWO POSSIBLE DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. ELEVATED
EASTERLY WINDS OF 15-20 MPH TODAY WILL DIMINISH TO 5-15 MPH BY
THIS EVENING AND BECOME MORE SOUTHERLY. A FEW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE
SUNDAY FOR AREAS MAINLY SOUTH AND EAST OF TUCSON. OTHERWISE...DRY
CONDITIONS AND DIURNAL WIND TRENDS WILL RETURN SUNDAY AND LAST
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

AZZ150-302230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
308 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........55 TO 65 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............76 TO 86 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........90 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........45 TO 55 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............96 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........54 TO 64 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............69 TO 79 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 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
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 57 TO 67. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
60 TO 70 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 61 TO 71. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 46 TO 56 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 64 TO 74. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO 44 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 66 TO 76.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 67 TO 77.

$$

AZZ151-302230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
308 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 61 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........65 TO 80 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........76 TO 91 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 34 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO
     AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2024 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 19 TO 22 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (44528 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........96 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........98 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO
     AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
  THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 88 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3254 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 11 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (45556 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
35 TO 45. HIGHS 49 TO 64. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 61 TO
76 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 52 TO 67. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45 TO 60 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 55 TO 70. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO 46 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 46. HIGHS 58 TO 73.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 60 TO 74.

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

$$

AZZ152-302230-
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-
308 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 57 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 52 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........74 TO 89 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 29 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH AROUND 40 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
     AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............775 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 24 TO 26 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (20150 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........95 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........99 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE
  DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........48 TO 58 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 52 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........67 TO 82 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 88 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2931 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 TO 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (38103 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
33 TO 43. HIGHS 46 TO 61. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 61 TO
76 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 49 TO 64. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 46 TO 61 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 52 TO 67. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO 48 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 55 TO
71.

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

$$

AZZ153-302230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
308 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
  THROUGHOUT THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............72 TO 82 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 36 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH AROUND 40 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 30
     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............761 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 21 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (15981 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........31 TO 41 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............98 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........90 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
  LIKELY THROUGHOUT THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........39 TO 49 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............76 TO 86 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3111 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (21777 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 41 TO 51. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 66 TO 76 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 44 TO 54. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 55 TO 65 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 49 TO 59. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 41 TO 51 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 51 TO
62.

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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