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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
305 PM MST MON MAY 23 2016

...WINDY AND DRY WEDNESDAY ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA...

.DISCUSSION...
A LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO COVER THE WESTERN STATES
MAINLY NORTH OF ARIZONA. DRY WEATHER WITH BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES
WILL PERSIST. PROXIMITY OF THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL RESULT IN
AFTERNOON WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH THIS AFTERNOON...
INCREASING INTO THE 15 TO 25 MPH RANGE TUESDAY AFTERNOON. MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL RANGE FROM 8 TO 12 PERCENT TODAY...INCREASING
INTO THE 13 TO 15 PERCENT RANGE TUESDAY. GOOD OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES
ARE EXPECTED. STRONGER WINDS AND CONTINUED DRY AIR WILL IMPACT
PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH-CENTRAL AZ DISTRICTS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

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

AZZ132-241015-
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-
305 PM MST MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................60-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................33-45 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................81-89.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................12-17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......8500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 10 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-68.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................38-49 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................80-88.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................13-18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......10000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 12 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 56-66. HIGHS 82-87. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 60-70. HIGHS 87-93. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 61-71. HIGHS 87-94. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 61-71. HIGHS 86-93.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 62-72. HIGHS 87-93.

$$

AZZ133-241015-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
305 PM MST MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................49-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................31-43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................74-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................11-16 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................49-61.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................39-51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................74-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................11-16 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 45-61. HIGHS 69-83. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 46-63. HIGHS 76-89. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49-64. HIGHS 79-92. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 51-64. HIGHS 78-90.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 51-64. HIGHS 78-90.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-241015-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
305 PM MST MON MAY 23 2016 /305 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016/

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-65.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................38-44 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 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.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................80-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................13-18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........6400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........WEST 9 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................46-51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................79-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................13-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 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.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........6700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 58-66. HIGHS 85-90. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 63-67. HIGHS 89-94. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-68. HIGHS 89-94. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-68. HIGHS 88-93.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-68. HIGHS 89-94.

$$

CAZ230-241015-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
305 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................46-60.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................41-58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................64-80.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 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.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................42-57.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................46-65 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................63-78.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-64. HIGHS 72-85. WEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51-64. HIGHS 76-89. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-64. HIGHS 74-88. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 52-64. HIGHS 74-87.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-64. HIGHS 75-88.

$$

CAZ232-241015-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
305 PM PDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................75-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................55-61.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................44-57 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................74-83.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55-66. HIGHS 82-90. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 61-67. HIGHS 86-93. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 62-67. HIGHS 85-93. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 62-67. HIGHS 84-92.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 63-67. HIGHS 85-93.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY MAY 31ST THROUGH THURSDAY JUNE
2NS...NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR TO BELOW MEDIAN
PRECIPITATION.


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