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
236 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...COLD AND DRY NORTHERLY TO NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT
WILL BRING A SERIES OF COLD MORNINGS TO SOUTHEAST ARIZONA. NORMAL
DIURNAL WIND TRENDS TO START THE WEEK WITH A SLOW WARMING TREND. A
STRONG AND COLD PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING GUSTY WINDS BY
LATE TUESDAY...INCREASING ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE A GOOD CHANCE OF
VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW MOVES THROUGH THE AREA LATE
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT. SNOW LEVELS MAY
FALL TO NEAR VALLEY FLOORS LATER THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING.

AZZ150-272230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
236 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........46 TO 56 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............27 TO 37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........26 TO 36 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............63 TO 73 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........51 TO 61 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16 TO 26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 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
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 53 TO 63. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 26 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
36 TO 46 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39.
HIGHS 46 TO 56.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 36.
HIGHS 44 TO 54.

$$

AZZ151-272230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
236 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 43 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 35 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 43 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6516 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 8 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (65160 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........19 TO 31 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........15 TO 24 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........63 TO 75 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 57 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 27 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........19 TO 32 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3248 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (22736 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 47 TO 62. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 27 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 48 TO 63. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 29 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO
40. HIGHS 48 TO 63. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
28 TO 43 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 41 TO 56.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 39 TO 51.

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

$$

AZZ152-272230-
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-
236 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 41 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........19 TO 31 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 43 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6837 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 TO 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (47859 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 DEGS.
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........12 TO 22 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 25 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........19 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
     AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2459 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (17213 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 42 TO 57. WEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 29 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 45 TO 57. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 30 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO
34. HIGHS 42 TO 57. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 27 TO 42 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 39 TO 54.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS
20 TO 30. HIGHS 37 TO 51.

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

$$

AZZ153-272230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
236 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........32 TO 42 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............32 TO 42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7634 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 9 TO 11 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (83974 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........13 TO 23 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............65 TO 75 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........36 TO 46 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............19 TO 29 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO
     WEST AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3220 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 11 TO 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (38640 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 38 TO 48. WEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 28 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 39 TO 49. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 32 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO
29. HIGHS 37 TO 47. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 36 TO 46 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 33 TO
43.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13 TO 23.
HIGHS 31 TO 41.

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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