Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KTWC 251135
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
435 AM MST Sat Mar 25 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Generally dry conditions into at least early next
week. A series of storms will bring windy conditions at times over
the next 7 days. Strongest winds are expected today, Tuesday and
next Friday. For today, critical fire weather conditions are
possible mainly east and southeast of Tucson, with low RH values
and increasing winds out of the west. While minimum RH values will
easily bottom out below 15 percent this afternoon, winds will be
borderline and are not expected to be sustained or widespread
enough to warrant a warning at this time.

AZZ150-252200-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
435 AM MST Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........76 to 86 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............9 to 18 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming west around 15 mph
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........45 to 55 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............55 to 65 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........75 to 85 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............11 to 21 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 4 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming west around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 75 to 85. Southwest
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 23 pct.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 43 to
53. Highs 67 to 77. West wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity
15 to 22 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 72 to 82.
Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 19 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 78 to 88.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 46 to 56.
Highs 69 to 79.

$$

AZZ151-252200-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
435 AM MST Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........74 to 84 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........8 to 18 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........8 to 17 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph increasing to
  southwest around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 15 mph increasing to
  around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.
* Mixing Height............9239 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 7 knots increasing to
  southwest 23 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (212497 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........39 to 49 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........37 to 47 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........57 to 67 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 20 mph decreasing to around
  10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........71 to 81 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 3 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 21 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........13 to 23 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 25 mph decreasing to around
  15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............7652 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 5 knots shifting to the northwest
  8 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (61216 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 72 to 82. Southwest
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
37 to 47. Highs 62 to 72. West wind around 20 mph. Minimum
Humidity 17 to 27 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36 to
46. Highs 67 to 77. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 74 to 84.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 38 to 48.
Highs 65 to 75.

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

$$

AZZ152-252200-
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-
435 AM MST Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny then becoming partly
cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........74 to 84 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........7 to 17 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........13 to 23 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southeast around 10 mph
  increasing to southwest around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.
* Mixing Height............10756 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 5 knots increasing to
  southwest 25 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (268900 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........37 to 47 degs.
*    Above 5000 ft.........34 to 44 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 3 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........58 to 68 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........50 to 60 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 25 mph decreasing to
  around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........70 to 80 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........61 to 71 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 21 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 30 mph decreasing to around
  20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6803 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 10 to 14 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (95242 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 69 to 79. Southwest
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
37 to 47. Highs 58 to 68. West wind around 20 mph. Minimum
Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 35 to
45. Highs 65 to 75. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 15 to 25 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 71 to 81.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
37 to 47. Highs 61 to 71.

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

$$

AZZ153-252200-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
435 AM MST Sat Mar 25 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........63 to 73 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............12 to 19 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph increasing to
  southwest around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.
* Mixing Height............9232 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 6 knots increasing to southwest 23
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (212336 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........32 to 42 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............65 to 75 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........61 to 71 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 degs.
* Min Humidity.............14 to 23 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 4 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 30 mph decreasing to around
  15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6300 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 15 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (94500 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 34 to 44.
Highs 60 to 70. West wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 18 to
28 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Chance of showers. Lows 33 to
43. Highs 50 to 60. West wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity
25 to 35 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 31 to
41. Highs 56 to 66. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 32 to
42. Highs 63 to 73.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
33 to 43. Highs 51 to 61.

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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