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FNUS55 KTWC 260940
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
240 AM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Northwest winds will be much lighter today than
yesterday with afternoon relative humidity levels dropping into
the single digits. Stronger winds will return Thursday with the
potential for critical fire weather conditions. Even stronger
winds are expected Friday as a system passes through the area,
however relative humidities will be higher which will limit
critical fire weather conditions.

AZZ150-262230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
240 AM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........80 to 90 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............7 to 12 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........53 to 63 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............29 to 39 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 15 mph shifting to the south
  5 to 10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........83 to 93 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............12 to 22 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph with occasional
  gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 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
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 62. Highs 80 to 90. Southwest
wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 18 pct.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 74 to 84.
Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to 12 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 81 to 91. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 5 to 10 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 86 to 96.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 53 to 63. Highs 86 to 96.

$$

AZZ151-262230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
240 AM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........75 to 85 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........7 to 15 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........9 to 18 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 20 mph with occasional
gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 30 mph decreasing to
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............7731 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 14 to 19 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (146889 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........46 to 56 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........43 to 53 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........33 to 43 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........35 to 45 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 15 mph in the evening
  becoming south around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........80 to 90 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........69 to 79 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 19 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........14 to 24 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph becoming west 15
  to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6373 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 21 to 25 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (159325 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy blowing dust. Lows 47 to 57. Highs
76 to 86. Southwest to west wind around 30 mph. Minimum Humidity
18 to 28 pct.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy blowing dust. Lows 40 to 50.
Highs 68 to 78. West wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to
15 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 74 to 84. North wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 12 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 79 to 89.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 81 to 91.

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

$$

AZZ152-262230-
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-
240 AM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........73 to 83 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........6 to 13 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........8 to 18 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 10 mph increasing to
  west 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 35 mph decreasing to
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............7633 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 11 to 20 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (152660 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........43 to 53 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........32 to 42 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph in the evening
  becoming 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.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........78 to 88 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........67 to 77 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........10 to 18 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........15 to 25 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 10 to 20 mph becoming
  west 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8484 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 21 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (246036 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust. Slight chance of
showers. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 73 to 83. Southwest wind around
30 mph. Minimum Humidity 18 to 28 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Patchy blowing dust. Lows
39 to 49. Highs 63 to 73. West wind around 20 mph. Minimum
Humidity 8 to 18 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 71 to 81. Northwest
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 14 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 78 to 88.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 79 to 89.

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

$$

AZZ153-262230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
240 AM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........63 to 73 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............8 to 17 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 18 to 22 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20
  mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 25 mph decreasing to
  around 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............7579 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 11 knots shifting to the west 20
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (151580 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........36 to 46 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............41 to 51 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 30 mph increasing to around
  40 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........66 to 76 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............14 to 24 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 20 to 25 mph with gusts to
  40 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6432 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 23 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (186528 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 62 to 72. West wind around
30 mph. Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 31 to
41. Highs 53 to 63. Northwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum
Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Warmer. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 64 to 74.
West wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 17 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 69 to 79.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 70 to 80.

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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