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
144 PM MST Sat Jun 24 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Isolated to Scattered thunderstorms generally from
Tucson eastward and southward through Tuesday. Periodically gusty
20-ft winds through the Gila River Valley this weekend. Any
convection which develops will be capable of producing gusty
erratic wind gusts in excess of 40 mph. Otherwise, 20-foot winds
will then exhibit diurnal trends with speeds mainly less than 15
mph.

AZZ150-251415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
144 PM MST Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........78 to 88 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............24 to 34 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 10 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........106 to 116 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 19 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........East around 5 mph shifting to the south
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........77 to 87 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............35 to 45 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 15 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................2.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........103 to 113 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............13 to 23 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 10 mph shifting to the west
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 75 to 85. Highs 101 to 111.
Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 19 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 72 to 82. Highs 99 to 109. South
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 18 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 69 to 79. Highs 99 to 109. South
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to 13 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 69 to 79. Highs 99 to 109.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 70 to 80. Highs 100 to 110.

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AZZ151-251415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
144 PM MST Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........72 to 82 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........67 to 77 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........38 to 48 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........41 to 51 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 15 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................2.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........100 to 110 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........86 to 96 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 22 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 15 mph shifting to the
  west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........East around 5 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................2 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.
* Mixing Height............18709 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 16 knots shifting to the west
  in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (205799 knot-ft).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
  and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........70 to 80 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........47 to 57 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest around 15 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........97 to 107 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........83 to 93 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........14 to 24 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North around 15 mph decreasing to around
  5 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................2 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............16730 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 7 knots shifting to the northwest
  13 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (217490 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 69 to 79. Highs 94 to 104. Southwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 67 to 77. Highs 93 to 103. Southwest wind
around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 17 to 27 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 66 to 76. Highs 92 to 102.
Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 23 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 64 to 74. Highs 93 to 103.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 65 to 75. Highs 95 to 105.

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

$$

AZZ152-251415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
144 PM MST Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
  cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........70 to 80 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........46 to 56 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 20 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........96 to 106 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........84 to 94 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 22 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................2 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............14771 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 19 knots becoming west 9 knots
  in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (132939 knot-ft).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........68 to 78 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........49 to 59 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................4.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
  and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........93 to 103 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........81 to 91 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........13 to 23 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 15 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............15015 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 7 knots shifting to the northwest
  15 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (225225 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 67 to 77. Highs 92 to 102. Southwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 66 to 76. Highs 91 to 101. Southwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 17 to 27 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 64 to 74. Highs 90 to 100. West wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 22 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 63 to 73. Highs 91 to 101.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 65 to 75. Highs 93 to 103.

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

$$

AZZ153-251415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
144 PM MST Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........61 to 71 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............51 to 61 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 10 mph increasing to
  southeast around 20 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 15 mph decreasing to
  around 5 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........86 to 96 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............17 to 27 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 15 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............14938 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 15 knots shifting to the west
  11 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (164318 knot-ft).

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........59 to 69 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............57 to 67 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 15 mph shifting to the
  northwest after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................4.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........84 to 94 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............19 to 29 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................4.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.
* Mixing Height............15440 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 8 knots shifting to the
  northwest 15 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (231600 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 59 to 69. Highs 84 to 94. Southwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 16 to 25 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 58 to 68. Highs 82 to 92. West wind around
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 15 to 22 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 67. Highs 82 to 92. West
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 17 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 67. Highs 84 to 94.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 68. Highs 85 to 95.

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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