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
340 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...EXPECT BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS CHRISTMAS DAY AHEAD
OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM NORTH OF THE AREA. THIS SYSTEM WILL THEN
BRING A GOOD CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW...ESPECIALLY
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING. DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THIS
WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

AZZ150-251415-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
340 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............37 TO 47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
     AROUND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........57 TO 67 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18 TO 28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 40 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........31 TO 41 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............54 TO 64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........47 TO 57 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............23 TO 33 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 20
     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.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 48 TO 58. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 50 TO 60. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 29 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 53 TO 63. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 29 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 53 TO 63.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 49 TO 59.

$$

AZZ151-251415-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
340 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
     AROUND 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........16 TO 26 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........21 TO 31 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 45 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
     INCREASING TO AROUND 55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4827 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  35 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (168945 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........77 TO 87 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 43 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 40 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 33 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 35 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 20
     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5969 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (59690 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 32 TO 52. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 36 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 38 TO 58. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 34 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 41 TO 61. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 28 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 39 TO 59.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 35. HIGHS 36 TO 56.

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 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-
340 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 45 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
     INCREASING TO AROUND 60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4469 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 37 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (165353 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........20 TO 30 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 78 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 83 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 39 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH BECOMING WEST
  WEST AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 60 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
     DECREASING TO AROUND 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 33 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 40 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 25
     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4697 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 8 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (65758 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 38 TO 53. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 37 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 41 TO 56. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 36 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 45 TO 60. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 30 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 45 TO 60.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 42 TO 57.

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-
340 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........23 TO 33 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............44 TO 54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........42 TO 52 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............25 TO 35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 40 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4909 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 28 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (137452 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IN
  THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........17 TO 27 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............85 TO 95 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 41 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING WEST
  AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 50 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
     DECREASING TO AROUND 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........32 TO 42 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30 TO 40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
     15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4253 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 7 TO 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (51036 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 14 TO 24. HIGHS 33 TO 43. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO 38 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 34 TO 44. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 33 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 40 TO 50. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 28 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 39 TO 49.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 28.
HIGHS 37 TO 47.

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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