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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
341 PM MST Sun Apr 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST MONDAY FOR
PORTIONS OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES 151 AND 152...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR PART OF FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152...

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION....Dry conditions with warmer than normal daytime
temperatures will continue through Wednesday. Stronger southwest
winds are expected Monday along with critically low relative
humidity. A Red Flag Warning is in effect from Monday morning
through Monday evening for parts of Fire Weather Zones 151 and
152.

Critical fire weather conditions may also occur Tuesday across the
southeast portion of Fire Weather Zone 152, and a Fire Weather
Watch is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening.
Gusty west to southwest winds will occur each afternoon this week.
A disturbance late in the week will bring a chance of showers to
the region by Friday into Saturday.

AZZ150-241430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
341 PM MST Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........55 to 65 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............25 to 35 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........87 to 97 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............7 to 14 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........55 to 65 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............41 to 51 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........81 to 91 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............17 to 27 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 45 mph decreasing to around
  35 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY and Thursday...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 64. Highs 83
to 93. Southwest wind around 15 to 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to
23 pct.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 60. Highs 79 to 89. Southwest
wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 9 to 17 pct.
.SATURDAY and Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 58. Highs 75 to
88.

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AZZ151-241430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
341 PM MST Sun Apr 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST MONDAY FOR
THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE ZONE AND ELEVATIONS ABOVE 5000 FT...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........49 to 59 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........23 to 33 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........84 to 94 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........73 to 83 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........6 to 11 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........7 to 13 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............8532 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 21 to 27 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (230364 knot-ft).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........30 to 40 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........78 to 88 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 77 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6696 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 27 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (194184 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY and Thursday...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 58. Highs 78
to 89. Southwest wind around 15 to 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to
27 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 43 to 53.
Highs 76 to 86. Southwest wind around 30 mph. Minimum Humidity
12 to 22 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 41 to
51. Highs 69 to 79.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 71 to 81.

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

$$

AZZ152-241430-
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-
341 PM MST Sun Apr 23 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST MONDAY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR THE SOUTHEAST PORTION OF THE ZONE...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........46 to 56 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........24 to 34 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........19 to 29 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............6 high.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........82 to 92 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........73 to 83 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........5 to 11 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........6 to 15 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............10107 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 20 knots increasing to west 30
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (303210 knot-ft).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........46 to 56 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........29 to 39 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........26 to 36 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny then becoming partly
  cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........76 to 86 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........15 to 25 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7556 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 31 to 34 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (256904 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY and Thursday...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 56. Highs 76
to 87. West wind around 20 to 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 11 to 26
pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 41 to 51.
Highs 74 to 84. Southwest wind around 35 mph. Minimum Humidity
12 to 22 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 38 to
48. Highs 66 to 76.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 68 to 78.

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

$$

AZZ153-241430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
341 PM MST Sun Apr 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........39 to 49 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............31 to 41 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 22 to 26 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........70 to 80 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............8 to 15 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 15 mph increasing to
  southwest around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............8576 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 22 to 31 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (265856 knot-ft).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........40 to 50 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............39 to 49 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........65 to 75 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............22 to 32 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West around 20 mph increasing to
  around 30 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5858 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 27 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (169882 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 67 to 77. West
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 19 pct.
.THURSDAY and Friday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
Lows 34 to 46. Highs 63 to 77. West wind around 25 to 30 mph.
Minimum Humidity 15 to 30 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and slight
chance of showers. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 56 to 66.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 61 to 71.

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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