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

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FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
213 AM MST FRI AUG 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL DECREASE TODAY AND SATURDAY AS DRIER AIR
MOVES INTO THE AREA. HOWEVER...THERE WILL REMAIN A CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON STORMS IN THE MOUNTAINS EAST OF PHOENIX. THIS WEEKEND.
AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES WILL DROP INTO THE 20-30 PERCENT RANGE WITH GOOD
OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES EXPECTED TODAY INTO THE WEEKEND.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

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

AZZ132-222300-
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-
213 AM MST FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................90-98.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................25-34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 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.......11000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................71-81.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................49-73 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................20 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................93-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 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.......10000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 72-82. HIGHS 95-103. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 73-83. HIGHS 95-103. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 75-85. HIGHS 95-103. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 75-85. HIGHS 95-104.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 75-85. HIGHS 96-105.

$$

AZZ133-222300-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
213 AM MST FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................75-90.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................30-46 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................57-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................66-81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING 0 PERCENT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................79-94.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................27-42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 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...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59-74. HIGHS 82-97. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61-74. HIGHS 81-97. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60-74. HIGHS 81-97. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60-74. HIGHS 82-97.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61-74. HIGHS 83-98.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-222300-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
213 AM MST FRI AUG 22 2014 /213 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................94-99.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................22-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........9100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 6 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................73-77.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................43-55 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................37 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................95-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................11-16 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 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.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........WEST 7 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 74-79. HIGHS 97-103. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 75-80. HIGHS 98-104. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-82. HIGHS 98-104. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-82. HIGHS 98-104.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-82. HIGHS 99-105.

$$

CAZ230-222300-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
213 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................80-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................22-35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................60-72.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................38-46 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................30 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................81-97.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................12-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 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.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 63-75. HIGHS 82-98. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 64-76. HIGHS 83-98. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 66-78. HIGHS 84-99. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 67-79. HIGHS 84-100.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 66-79. HIGHS 85-100.

$$

CAZ232-222300-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
213 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................90-100.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................21-28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................72-77.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................35-50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................31 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................91-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................10-16 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 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.


.EXTENDED...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 74-81. HIGHS 92-102. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 76-81. HIGHS 93-103. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 77-83. HIGHS 94-104. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-83. HIGHS 94-104.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-83. HIGHS 95-105.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...FRIDAY AUGUST 29TH THROUGH SUNDAY AUGUST
31ST...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.






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