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
145 AM MST THU MAR 5 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A WARMING TREND WILL BEGIN TODAY WITH ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES FORECAST BY THIS WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT WEEK. DRY
WEATHER WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE PERIOD. 20-FT WINDS WILL BECOME
EASTERLY AT 15-20 MPH BY MIDDAY TODAY WITH SOME GUSTINESS
POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY FOR AREAS SOUTH AND EAST OF TUCSON. EASTERLY
WINDS WILL CONTINUE AGAIN ON FRIDAY...ALTHOUGH OVER A LARGER AREA
AND WITH SLIGHTLY HIGHER SPEEDS. DIURNAL WIND TRENDS WILL RETURN
AFTER SATURDAY WITH SPEEDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.

AZZ150-052200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
145 AM MST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........63 TO 73 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............19 TO 29 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........40 TO 50 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............45 TO 55 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 25 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........68 TO 78 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18 TO 28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 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
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 69 TO 79.
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 23 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 71 TO 81. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 22 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 85. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 22 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 56. HIGHS 76 TO 86.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 76 TO 86.

$$

AZZ151-052200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
145 AM MST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........55 TO 69 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 57 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........15 TO 30 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........26 TO 41 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6995 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 16 TO 20 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (139900 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 46 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 41 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 71 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 75 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 63 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........15 TO 29 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 45 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 0 TO 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7158 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 21 TO 29 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (207582 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 49. HIGHS 61 TO 76.
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 32 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 50. HIGHS 64 TO 79. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 27 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 51. HIGHS 66 TO 81. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 25 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 82.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 53. HIGHS 68 TO 83.

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

$$

AZZ152-052200-
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-
145 AM MST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 55 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 32 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........22 TO 37 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3401 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 20 TO 21 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (71421 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 83 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 69 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........15 TO 30 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........26 TO 41 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4004 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 20 TO 29 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (116116 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 56 TO 71.
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 35 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 60 TO 75. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 28 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 62 TO 77. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 27 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 64 TO 79.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 80.

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

$$

AZZ153-052200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
145 AM MST THU MAR 5 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........45 TO 55 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............19 TO 29 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5143 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 9 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (46287 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........23 TO 33 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............57 TO 67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  EAST AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............14 TO 24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5095 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 9 KNOTS INCREASING TO EAST 19
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (96805 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 54 TO 64.
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 55 TO 65. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 29 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 57 TO 67. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 28 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 60 TO 70.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 60 TO 70.

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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