Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KTWC 252148
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
248 PM MST Tue Apr 25 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR
PORTIONS OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES 150, 151 AND 152...

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A Red Flag Warning remains in effect through 8
PM MST this evening for the southeastern half of fire weather zone
152 and the northern portions of fire weather zones 150 and 151.
Areas of red flag conditions may occur each afternoon into this
weekend, particularly on Thursday and Friday. Dry conditions will
occur into Friday morning except for a slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms near the White Mountains this evening. There is
a chance of showers across the White Mountains Friday, then a
chance of showers east of Tucson Friday night into Saturday.

AZZ150-252315-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
248 PM MST Tue Apr 25 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
INCLUDING SOUTHERN PINAL AND NORTH-CENTRAL PIMA COUNTIES...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  sunny.
* Max Temperature..........78 to 88 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Min Humidity.............18 to 28 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 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.............3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........50 to 60 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............30 to 40 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 17 to 21 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 20 mph decreasing to around
  10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........80 to 90 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............7 to 12 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming northwest around 10
  mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 25 to 30 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
.THURSDAY and Friday...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 65. Highs 80 to
93. Southwest wind around 15 to 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 11 to 21
pct.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 74 to 84.
Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to 12 pct.
.SUNDAY and Monday...Clear. Lows 47 to 61. Highs 81 to 96.

$$

AZZ151-252315-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
248 PM MST Tue Apr 25 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
INCLUDING SOUTHEAST PINAL AND EASTERN PIMA COUNTIES...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........74 to 84 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........24 to 34 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 around 50 mph decreasing to around
  40 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6719 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 27 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (194851 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........43 to 53 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........39 to 49 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........32 to 42 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........35 to 45 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 25 mph decreasing to
  around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........75 to 85 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........7 to 14 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........8 to 18 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 35 mph decreasing to
  around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............7732 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 11 to 20 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (154640 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY and Friday...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 59. Highs 76 to
89. Southwest wind around 20 to 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 11 to 27
pct.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Patchy blowing dust. Lows 40 to 50.
Highs 68 to 78. West wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to
15 pct.
.SUNDAY and Monday...Clear. Lows 39 to 54. Highs 74 to 89.

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

$$

AZZ152-252315-
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-
248 PM MST Tue Apr 25 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING
INCLUDING EASTERN COCHISE, SOUTHEAST GRAHAM AND SOUTHERN GREENLEE
COUNTIES...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........74 to 84 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........62 to 73 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........14 to 24 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........23 to 33 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 50 mph decreasing to around
  40 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7732 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 34 to 35 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (270620 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct.
*    Above 5000 ft.........34 to 44 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 45 to 50 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........73 to 83 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........6 to 14 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........9 to 19 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 35 mph decreasing to
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............7341 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 9 knots increasing to west 20
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (146820 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 76 to 86. West
wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 20 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust. Slight chance of
showers. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 73 to 83. West wind around 30 mph.
Minimum Humidity 17 to 27 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Patchy blowing dust. Slight
chance of showers. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 63 to 73. Northwest wind
around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to 17 pct.
.SUNDAY and Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 51. Highs 71 to 88.

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

$$

AZZ153-252315-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
248 PM MST Tue Apr 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
  and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........62 to 72 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............24 to 34 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 45 mph decreasing to around
  35 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7843 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 32 to 34 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (266662 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........32 to 42 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 degs.
* Max Humidity.............40 to 50 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West around 30 mph becoming
  northwest around 20 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 45 mph becoming northwest
  around 35 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........63 to 73 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............9 to 18 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 15 mph shifting to the
  west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 25 mph decreasing to
  around 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............7099 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 10 knots shifting to the west 19
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (134881 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 66 to 76. West
wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 62 to 72. West wind around
30 mph. Minimum Humidity 20 to 30 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 31 to
41. Highs 53 to 63. Northwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum
Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.SUNDAY and Monday...Mostly clear. Warmer. Lows 31 to 46. Highs
64 to 79.

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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