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
252 PM MST SUN APR 20 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...A FEW EVENING THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL SUNSET ACROSS THE
MOUNTAINS NEAR THE ARIZONA/NEW MEXICO STATE LINE. DRY MONDAY THROUGH
AT LEAST FRIDAY WITH ABOVE NORMAL DAYTIME TEMPERATURES. THE NEXT
THREAT FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY EAST OF
TUCSON...WILL BE ON WEDNESDAY AS A STRONG TROUGH MOVES THROUGH THE
INTER-MOUNTAIN WEST. AT THIS TIME CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
WILL BE APPROACHED ON WEDNESDAY FOR AREAS EAST OF TUCSON. CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE ON SATURDAY AS ANOTHER
STRONG TROUGH IMPACTS THE AREA.

AZZ150-211315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
252 PM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........56 TO 66 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........87 TO 97 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............10 TO 17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........58 TO 68 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............29 TO 39 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........86 TO 96 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............9 TO 17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* 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
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 79 TO 89.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 17 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 81 TO 91. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 13 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 83 TO 93. SOUTH WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 14 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 80 TO 90.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 77 TO 87.

$$

AZZ151-211315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
252 PM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 55 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........38 TO 53 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........37 TO 52 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 17 TO 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH LATE IN
  THE NIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 94 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 TO 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........9 TO 18 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........11 TO 26 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
     THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12520 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (62600 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 66 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........27 TO 42 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 42 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 TO 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
     AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........81 TO 95 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........7 TO 15 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........9 TO 24 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8576 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 19 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (162944 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 63. HIGHS 73 TO 88.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 17 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 58. HIGHS 75 TO 90. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 5 TO 17 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 60. HIGHS 77 TO 92. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 4 TO 14 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 60. HIGHS 74 TO 89.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 57. HIGHS 71 TO 86.

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

$$

AZZ152-211315-
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-
252 PM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED MOUNTAIN SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 57 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 62 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 55 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 25 TO 30 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT MOUNTAINS TIL 2000. OTHERWISE 0 PCT.
* LAL......................2 MOUNTAINS TIL 2000. OTHERWISE 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........78 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........68 TO 83 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 TO 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........9 TO 19 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
     THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11835 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (71010 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........49 TO 63 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........47 TO 62 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........26 TO 41 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........26 TO 40 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 TO 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
  LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........81 TO 92 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........7 TO 15 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........11 TO 26 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............13181 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 19 TO 22 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (289982 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 62. HIGHS 72 TO 87. WEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 16 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 88. WEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 5 TO 16 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 56. HIGHS 75 TO 90. WEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 4 TO 12 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 57. HIGHS 72 TO 87.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 55. HIGHS 70 TO 85.

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

$$

AZZ153-211315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
252 PM MST SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........39 TO 49 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............54 TO 64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 22 TO 26 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........70 TO 80 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 TO 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17 TO 27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 TO 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
     THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11671 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 7
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (81697 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........43 TO 53 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............37 TO 47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 TO 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE
  EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........71 TO 81 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............12 TO 22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12322 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 24 TO 28 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (345016 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 20 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 66 TO 76.
NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 17 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 68 TO 78. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 14 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 63 TO 73.

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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