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

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FNUS55 KPSR 291212
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
512 AM MST THU JAN 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TODAY...AS A PACIFIC LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM BEGINS PUSHING INTO THE DESERT SOUTHWEST. SHOWERS
WILL THEN BEGIN DEVELOPING ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA BY THIS
EVENING...CONTINUING OFF AND ON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. THERE IS A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
WINDS WILL ALSO BE ON THE INCREASE PARTICULARLY IN SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA...INCLUDING THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF GILA COUNTY WHERE GUSTS TO
25 MPH ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

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

AZZ132-300015-
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-
512 AM MST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................68-74.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................30-42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 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.......2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......EAST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........MARGINAL.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................50-60.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................80-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................60 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLOUDY. SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................56-65.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................65-80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................36 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................80 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......2000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......EAST 11 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 59-66. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 63-69.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 66-72. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 67-73.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 70-76.

$$

AZZ133-300015-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
512 AM MST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................62-73.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................30-43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................38-55.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................77-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................14 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................90 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLOUDY. SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................46-57.
*    24 HR TREND..................16 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................62-82 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................36 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................100 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...
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
33-51. HIGHS 47-60. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS 32-47. HIGHS 51-65. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-48. HIGHS 54-67. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34-49. HIGHS 55-68.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35-50. HIGHS 58-70.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-300015-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
512 AM MST THU JAN 29 2015 /412 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................68-73.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................32-40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 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..........5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........NORTH 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................53-58.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................77-93 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................30 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................62-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................54-67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................25 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................50 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................60 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........2000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........WEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............POOR.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
48-53. HIGHS 63-69. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-53. HIGHS 66-72. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-55. HIGHS 69-74. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-55. HIGHS 70-75.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-57. HIGHS 73-78.

$$

CAZ230-300015-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
412 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................61-71.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................29-41 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................41-54.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................66-86 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................30 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................52-63.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................53-68 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................25 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................60 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................60 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36-52.
HIGHS 53-65. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39-52. HIGHS 60-70. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-52. HIGHS 61-71. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41-53. HIGHS 62-72.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43-54. HIGHS 62-73.

$$

CAZ232-300015-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
412 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................66-75.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................29-41 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 15 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.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................53-59.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................67-80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................59-68.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................50-64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................22 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................50 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................50 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
48-54. HIGHS 61-70. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-54. HIGHS 65-74. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-55. HIGHS 67-76. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-56. HIGHS 67-77.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50-58. HIGHS 70-78.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY FEBRUARY 5TH THROUGH SATURDAY FEBRUARY
7TH...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.






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