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
235 PM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
ACROSS THE WHITE MOUNTAINS TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.
OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE UPCOMING
WEEKEND. GUSTY SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH WILL
OCCUR TUESDAY...WITH EASTERLY WINDS ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

AZZ150-051445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
235 PM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........33 TO 43 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............50 TO 60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 TO 19 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........63 TO 73 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15 TO 22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............68 TO 78 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 20 TO 24 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........62 TO 72 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 TO 21 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 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
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS
35 TO 46. HIGHS 57 TO 73. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 34
PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO
48. HIGHS 63 TO 74.

$$

AZZ151-051445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
235 PM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........26 TO 36 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 TO 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........15 TO 25 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........20 TO 25 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4757 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (95140 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 78 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 69 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........26 TO 36 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 39 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3759 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (93975 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS
30 TO 41. HIGHS 53 TO 69. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 37
PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 43. HIGHS 59 TO
70.

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

$$

AZZ152-051445-
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-
235 PM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........23 TO 33 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........70 TO 80 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 73 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........48 TO 58 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 26 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........22 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO
  WEST AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4566 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 6 KNOTS INCREASING TO WEST 20
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (91320 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........76 TO 86 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........75 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........55 TO 65 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........47 TO 57 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........26 TO 36 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 TO 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4957 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (123925 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS
25 TO 37. HIGHS 50 TO 62. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 37
PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 39. HIGHS 53 TO
64.

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

$$

AZZ153-051445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
235 PM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........21 TO 31 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............62 TO 72 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........48 TO 58 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............22 TO 32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3968 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO WEST 17
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (67456 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........23 TO 33 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............64 TO 74 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........44 TO 54 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30 TO 40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 TO 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4782 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 8 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 23
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (109986 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO
29. HIGHS 42 TO 52. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
25 TO 34 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 30. HIGHS 41 TO
56. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO 36 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 34. HIGHS 47 TO
58.

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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