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
530 AM MST FRI OCT 31 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...N APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING ABOUT
CHANGING CONDITIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. EXPECT ANOTHER WARM DAY
TODAY ALONG WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE
NEW MEXICO BORDER THIS AFTERNOON/EVENING. STRENGTHENING SOUTHEAST
WINDS WILL OVERSPREAD SOUTHEAST ARIZONA FROM EAST TO WEST TODAY AND
TONIGHT. THE APPROACHING LOW WILL THEN RESULT IN GUSTY SOUTHWEST TO
WEST WINDS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY AS IT PASSES NORTH OF THE AREA. THERE
WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH SUNDAY...
MAINLY IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN EAST OF TUCSON. BELOW NORMAL READINGS
ARE FORECAST BEHIND THIS SYSTEM...SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY OF NEXT
WEEK. WARMER READINGS ARE THEN EXPECTED LATE NEXT WEEK AS HIGH
PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS BACK IN ACROSS THE SOUTHWESTERN UNITED
STATES.

AZZ150-312215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
530 AM MST FRI OCT 31 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........84 TO 94 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............20 TO 30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........54 TO 64 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............70 TO 80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........73 TO 83 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30 TO 40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 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
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 50 TO 60.
HIGHS 70 TO 80. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 40
PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 64 TO 74. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 39 PCT.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 66 TO 76. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 68 TO 78.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 73 TO 83.

$$

AZZ151-312215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
530 AM MST FRI OCT 31 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........79 TO 94 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........67 TO 82 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........21 TO 36 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 46 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7367 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 20 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (147340 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........69 TO 84 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........59 TO 74 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 85 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 40 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 45 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4921 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 22 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (118104 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 58.
HIGHS 67 TO 82. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 32 TO
47 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 50.
HIGHS 60 TO 75. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 32 TO 47
PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 47. HIGHS 59 TO 74. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 38 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 49. HIGHS 61 TO 76.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 52. HIGHS 65 TO 80.

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

$$

AZZ152-312215-
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-
530 AM MST FRI OCT 31 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 85 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........27 TO 42 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 45 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3023 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 22 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (72552 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 57 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 57 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 88 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 23 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 83 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 44 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5196 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 24 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (124704 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 56.
HIGHS 67 TO 82. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO
45 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 49.
HIGHS 60 TO 75. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 44
PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 42. HIGHS 56 TO 71. NORTHEAST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 38 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 43. HIGHS 57 TO 72.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 47. HIGHS 60 TO 74.

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

$$

AZZ153-312215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
530 AM MST FRI OCT 31 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64 TO 74 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............37 TO 47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3690 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 23 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (84870 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........40 TO 50 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............76 TO 86 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 26 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........62 TO 72 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............37 TO 47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5517 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 23 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (132408 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 58 TO 68. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 42 TO
52 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 52 TO 62. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 42 TO 52
PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 49 TO 59. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO 44 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 52 TO 62.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 57 TO 67.

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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