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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
133 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014


..DISCUSSION...
A BRIEF WARMUP IS EXPECTED FOR CHRISTMAS DAY AHEAD OF A DEEPENING
UPPER LOW MOVING THROUGH THE FOUR CORNERS REGION. WINDS WILL BE ON
THE INCREASE TOMORROW AS WELL WITH SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 20 TO 35 MPH
WITH GUSTS OVER 45 MPH LIKELY. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE
RUNNING JUST ABOVE 15 PERCENT FOR THE LOWLANDS WITH 20S IN THE
MOUNTAINS. AS THE SYSTEM PASSES ALONG THE COLORADO BORDER...SOME
MOUNTAIN SNOWS AND VALLEY RAIN SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY. A FEW
INCHES OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS ABOVE 6000 FEET. BREEZY
CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE AS WELL FRIDAY BEHIND A COLD FRONT WHICH
WILL DROP HIGHS ABOUT 10 TO 15 DEGREES. DRY CONDITIONS AND BELOW
NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED FOR THE WEEKEND WITH ANOTHER QUICK
WARMUP AHEAD OF A POSSIBLY VERY COLD ARCTIC AIRMASS ENTERING THE
REGION THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

&&

...PERCENTAGES SHOWN IN THE SKY/WEATHER PORTION REFLECT
SKY COVER AMOUNT...

...MEAN ELEVATIONS USED TO OBTAIN MIXING HEIGHTS AS FOLLOWS:
ZONE 110 - RESERVE   (5900 FT)
ZONE 111 - DEMING    (4300 FT)
ZONE 112 - LAS CRUCES(3900 FT)
ZONE 113 - RUIDOSO   (6900 FT)

VENTILATION CATEGORIES ARE DETERMINED BY CRITERIA ESTABLISHED
BY THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO.



NMZ110-251400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
133 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....22-26.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....25-30.
*    24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....51-56 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....46-51 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 30 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....44-48.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....51-56.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....29-34 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....24-29 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 29 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4600 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (193300 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....17-21.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....23-28.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....78-83 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....78-83 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING
                      TO AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 39 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....30-34.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....39-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....42-47 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....34-39 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 35 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-4200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (186200 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 19. HIGHS 33 TO 38. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 35 TO 40%.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 20. HIGHS 39 TO 44. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 26 TO 31%.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19 TO 24. HIGHS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 28 TO 33%.

$$

NMZ111-251400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
133 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-28.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 30 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-63.
*    24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........17-21 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH
                      INCREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 36 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (200300 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                      SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW
                      SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
* MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING
                      TO AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 45 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 37 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-4900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (152600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 32 TO 37%.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 32 TO
37%.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 27 TO 32%.

$$

NMZ112-251400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
133 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-29.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 31 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
*    24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-19 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING
                      TO SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 28 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-2800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (159500 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH
                      DECREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 44 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                      SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 44 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3700-4500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (166700 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS 42 TO 47. NORTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 29 TO 34%.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 28 TO 33%.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 29. HIGHS 48 TO 53. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 25 TO 30%.

$$

NMZ113-251400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
133 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT MST
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....25-29.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....26-31.
*    24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....38-43 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....40-45 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......32 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 32 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....46-51.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....52-57.
*    24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....21-25 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....18-22 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 38 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-2400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 40 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (141100 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE
                      NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....23-27.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....28-33.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....81-86 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....72-77 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 51 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                      SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW
                      SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                      RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....34-39.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....41-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....33-38 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....31-36 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 37 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-4600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (195600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 23. HIGHS 33 TO 38. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 43 TO 48%.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18 TO 22. HIGHS 39 TO 44. WEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 26 TO 31%.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS 41 TO 46.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 27 TO 32%.

$$

TXZ055-251400-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
133 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-32.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 26 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-64.
*    24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........16-19 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                      SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 33 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (141500 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (30-40 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 46 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                      SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY........27-29 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 45 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-3900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (127100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 39 TO 44%.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS NEAR
50. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 31 TO 36%.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 28 TO 33%.

$$

TXZ056-251400-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
133 PM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-28.
*    24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 29 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.CHRISTMAS DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
*    24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........16-20 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                      AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 35 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (109600 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (30-40 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
* MAX HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 46 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
* MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 46 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-3500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (155800 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS 44 TO 49.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 41 TO 46%.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 35 TO 40%.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH
30 TO 35%.

$$

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