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
242 AM MST TUE MAY 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST WEDNESDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH TO VERY HIGH FIRE
DANGER FOR MOST OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES 151 AND 152...

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

.DISCUSSION...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THE NEXT COUPLE OF
DAYS WITH RED FLAG CONDITIONS FORECAST ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE AREA
ON WEDNESDAY. THURSDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK WILL REMAIN DRY WITH
AFTERNOON BREEZES EACH DAY ALTHOUGH WIND SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER THRESHOLDS.

AZZ150-242230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
242 AM MST TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81 TO 91 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............11 TO 21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH AFTERNOON
  GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............44 TO 54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........80 TO 90 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............9 TO 19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 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
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO 87. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PCT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 84 TO 94.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 16 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY...CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 66. HIGHS 84 TO 94.

$$

AZZ151-242230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
242 AM MST TUE MAY 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST WEDNESDAY MAINLY
SOUTH OF MAMMOTH...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........79 TO 91 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........67 TO 81 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........7 TO 14 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........8 TO 15 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH AFTERNOON
  GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9408 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (188160 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........35 TO 50 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 43 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
  AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........78 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 80 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........7 TO 15 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........10 TO 19 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 35 TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9813 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  24 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (235512 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 58. HIGHS 69 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 18 PCT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO 92.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 14 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY...CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 63. HIGHS 78 TO 93.

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

$$

AZZ152-242230-
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-
242 AM MST TUE MAY 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST WEDNESDAY ROUGHLY
FROM SAFFORD SOUTH...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........67 TO 82 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........7 TO 13 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........9 TO 18 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 14 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  24 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (261600 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........37 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........37 TO 52 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 49 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 20 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........7 TO 13 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........8 TO 16 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING
  TO AROUND 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11448 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 11 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (286200 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 68 TO 83. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 18 PCT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 90.
SOUTHWEST TO WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 13 PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY...CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 57. HIGHS 77 TO 92.

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

$$

AZZ153-242230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
242 AM MST TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........69 TO 79 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............10 TO 17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30
  MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10170 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 13 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  24 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (244080 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........38 TO 48 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............47 TO 57 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........69 TO 79 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............9 TO 17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
  MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10134 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO 24
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (243216 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 63 TO 73. WEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 20 PCT.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 70 TO
80. SOUTHWEST TO WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 16
PCT.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 71
TO 81.

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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