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
315 PM MST TUE JUL 7 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...EXPECTING A SLIGHT DECREASE IN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY BEFORE A SLIGHT UPSWING IN ACTIVITY
TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK AND THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK....MAINLY
FOR AREAS BETWEEN TUCSON AND THE NEW MEXICO BORDER.

AZZ150-081445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
315 PM MST TUE JUL 7 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........70 TO 80 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............42 TO 52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........95 TO 105 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............21 TO 31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........67 TO 77 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............43 TO 53 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........89 TO 99 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............27 TO 37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 30 TO 35 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
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 66 TO 76. HIGHS 90 TO 100. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 67 TO 77. HIGHS 92 TO 102. SOUTH WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 68 TO 78. HIGHS 95 TO 105. SOUTH WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 28 PCT.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 71 TO 81. HIGHS 96 TO 106.

$$

AZZ151-081445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
315 PM MST TUE JUL 7 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........66 TO 74 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 66 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 65 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 75 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........89 TO 102 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........76 TO 89 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 31 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 43 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10012 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 14 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (170204 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........64 TO 73 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........58 TO 71 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........71 TO 83 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........85 TO 98 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........71 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 38 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 52 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10279 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 19 TO 21 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (215859 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 72. HIGHS 82 TO 97. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 38 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 73. HIGHS 84 TO 99. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 37 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 62 TO 74. HIGHS 85 TO 100. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
23 TO 38 PCT.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 76. HIGHS 86 TO 102.

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

$$

AZZ152-081445-
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-
315 PM MST TUE JUL 7 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........64 TO 71 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 70 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 79 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
  AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........89 TO 99 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 89 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 30 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 44 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10279 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (143906 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 70 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........66 TO 78 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........78 TO 90 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........86 TO 95 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........71 TO 86 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 52 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11064 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 12 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (177024 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 69. HIGHS 81 TO 96. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 40 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 70. HIGHS 82 TO 97. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
24 TO 39 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 71. HIGHS 84 TO 99. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO 39 PCT.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 74. HIGHS 86 TO 101.

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

$$

AZZ153-081445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
315 PM MST TUE JUL 7 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........51 TO 61 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............69 TO 79 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT UNTIL 2400...THEN 10 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........79 TO 89 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............25 TO 35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11486 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 9 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (160804 KNOT-FT).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN
  THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........50 TO 60 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............75 TO 85 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........74 TO 84 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11112 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 12 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (188904 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 84. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
32 TO 42 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 77 TO 87. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
32 TO 42 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 78 TO 88. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
31 TO 41 PCT.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 63. HIGHS 81 TO 91.

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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