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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
428 AM MST Tue Mar 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...There is a chance of showers into tonight, especially
across Graham and Greenlee counties. Otherwise, fire weather
zones 151 and 152, windy conditions and low humidities will result
in critical fire weather conditions today. Afternoon breezes will
continue Wednesday and Thursday along with warmer temperatures.
Another weather system will then move in late Friday with gusty
winds. This system will also bring a chance of showers mainly
northeast of Tucson Friday through Sunday.

AZZ150-282230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
428 AM MST Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  sunny.
* Max Temperature..........68 to 78 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............11 to 21 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........42 to 52 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............36 to 46 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........75 to 85 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 17 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..North around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 80 to 90.
Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 13 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Not as warm. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 68 to
78. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 11 to 16 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 69 to 79. West
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 15 to 22 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 74 to 84.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 76 to 86.

$$

AZZ151-282230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
428 AM MST Tue Mar 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
  and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........15 to 25 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........23 to 33 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 2.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............9058 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 16 knots increasing to west 26
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (235508 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........35 to 45 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........32 to 42 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........45 to 55 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........42 to 52 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 25 mph decreasing to
  around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........70 to 80 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 22 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8218 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 8 knots increasing to northwest 23
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (189014 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 75 to 85.
Southwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 14 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Not as warm. Slight chance of showers.
Lows 41 to 51. Highs 65 to 75. Southwest wind around 30 mph.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 21 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 37 to
47. Highs 63 to 73. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 17 to 27 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 67 to 77.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 71 to 81.

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

$$

AZZ152-282230-
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-
428 AM MST Tue Mar 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MST
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
  and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........61 to 71 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........50 to 60 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........25 to 35 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 2.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............14272 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 16 knots increasing to west 26
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (371072 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........35 to 45 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........32 to 42 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........44 to 54 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 28 to 32 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest around 25 mph
  decreasing to around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........68 to 78 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 21 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............9052 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 17 to 25 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (226300 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 71 to 81. West
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to 17 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers. Lows 38 to 48.
Highs 64 to 74. Southwest wind around 35 mph. Minimum Humidity
12 to 22 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 35 to
45. Highs 59 to 69. West wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity
18 to 28 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 37 to 47.
Highs 64 to 74.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 68 to 78.

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

$$

AZZ153-282230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
428 AM MST Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers, snow
  showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........49 to 59 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Min Humidity.............31 to 41 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 15 mph increasing to
  northwest around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 2.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............9992 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 15 to 20 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (199840 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
  cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow showers.
* Min Temperature..........30 to 40 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............63 to 73 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 30 mph increasing to
  around 40 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  sunny.
* Max Temperature..........57 to 67 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............20 to 30 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North around 50 mph decreasing to around
  20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8777 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 21 to 22 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (193094 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 63 to 73. West
wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 19 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
33 to 43. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest wind around 30 mph. Minimum
Humidity 16 to 26 pct.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and slight
chance of showers. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 51 to 61. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 26 to 36 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows 31 to 41. Highs 58 to 68.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 60 to 70.

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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