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

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FNUS55 KPSR 302049
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
149 PM MST FRI SEP 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA TODAY FOLLOWED BY DRY CONDITIONS THROUGHOUT THE FORECAST AREA
SATURDAY. A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS RETURNS TO THE HIGHER TERRAIN
NORTH AND EAST OF PHOENIX SUNDAY AND MONDAY. HUMIDITIES WILL
DECREASE SIGNIFICANTLY GOING INTO THE WEEKEND BUT OVERNIGHT RECOVERY
WILL REMAIN GOOD. TEMPERATURES WILL BE SOMEWHAT WARMER TODAY WITH
LITTLE CHANGE SATURDAY. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT TODAY THEN A BIT STRONGER
STARTING SATURDAY AND LASTING THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

NOTE...ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER FORECAST INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
IN THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION. SEE PRODUCT PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-010900-
WEST CENTRAL DESERTS/NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/GREATER PHOENIX
AREA/SOUTHWEST DESERTS/SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/
NORTHWEST AND NORTH-CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
PHOENIX BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
149 PM MST FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................69-79.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................48-63 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................5 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................91-96.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......11100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................68-78.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................42-59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................90-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......11400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 14 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56-67. HIGHS 78-87.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER
THAN 15 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55-65. HIGHS 80-86. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55-65. HIGHS 84-90. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 57-67. HIGHS 88-92.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-70. HIGHS 88-93.

$$

AZZ133-010900-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
149 PM MST FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................55-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................55-77 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................12 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................77-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................22-33 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................54-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................44-62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................13 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................76-90.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................24-32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-67. HIGHS 72-84. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-60. HIGHS 69-80. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 40-59. HIGHS 72-83. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 44-62. HIGHS 75-87.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-62. HIGHS 76-89.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-010900-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
149 PM MST FRI SEP 30 2016 /149 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016/

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................72-76.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................44-55 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................5 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................94-98.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........9700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 9 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............VERY GOOD.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................68-73.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................92-96.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................10-15 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........8300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 10 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56-66. HIGHS 79-86.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 56-63. HIGHS 83-87. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 57-65. HIGHS 87-91. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 60-68. HIGHS 90-94.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 63-68. HIGHS 90-94.

$$

CAZ230-010900-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
149 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-71.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................36-42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................80-92.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................56-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................28-34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................76-89.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................11-16 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-60. HIGHS 64-74.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 48-58. HIGHS 70-79. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 52-61. HIGHS 75-84. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55-63. HIGHS 78-86.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58-65. HIGHS 78-86.

$$

CAZ232-010900-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
149 PM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................71-75.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................39-54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................91-98.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................67-71.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................30-43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................87-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................10-15 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56-65. HIGHS 75-84.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 56-62. HIGHS 79-87. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 58-65. HIGHS 84-91. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 61-66. HIGHS 87-94.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 63-67. HIGHS 87-93.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY OCTOBER 8TH THROUGH MONDAY OCTOBER
10TH...NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.



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