Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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FNUS55 KPSR 301054
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
354 AM MST SAT APR 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM IS ON FAST APPROACH INTO THE REGION THIS
MORNING FROM THE NORTH AND WILL LEAD TO HIGH-BASED SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES ACROSS AZ. ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE NOT OVERLY
ABUNDANT WITH THIS FEATURE...SO CHANCES FOR WETTING RAINS ARE VERY
LOW TO NIL. LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF THE CO RIVER VALLEY CAN
EXPECT MOSTLY DRY BUT STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS DURING THE DAY.
TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THEIR BELOW AVERAGE TREND. MINIMUM
HUMIDITIES WILL DRY IN THE MID TEENS TO UPPER 30 PERCENT RANGE WITH
GOOD TO EXCELLENT OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

NOTE...ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER FORECAST INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
IN THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION. SEE PRODUCT PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-302300-
WEST CENTRAL DESERTS/NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/GREATER PHOENIX
AREA/SOUTHWEST DESERTS/SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/
NORTHWEST AND NORTH-CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
PHOENIX BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
354 AM MST SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................74-82.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 20 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 3 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......13400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 15 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................55-65.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................55-66 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................77-83.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................20-25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......8900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......WEST 2 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56-66. HIGHS 83-88. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 61-71. HIGHS 89-95. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-70. HIGHS 90-97. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58-68. HIGHS 89-95.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 54-64. HIGHS 76-82.

$$

AZZ133-302300-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
354 AM MST SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................65-78.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 30 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 3 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................41-55.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................67-89 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................18 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................30 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................62-77.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................25-38 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................40 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-61. HIGHS 69-83. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 41-61. HIGHS 76-89. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-62. HIGHS 81-94. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-62. HIGHS 82-94.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 40-60. HIGHS 69-81.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-302300-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
354 AM MST SAT APR 30 2016 /354 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................75-80.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................21-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 20 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 3 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........10600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........WEST 13 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................51-56 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................81-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........9100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 2 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 61-66. HIGHS 86-90. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-68. HIGHS 91-95. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 63-67. HIGHS 90-95. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 61-66. HIGHS 88-93.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 56-64. HIGHS 77-82.

$$

CAZ230-302300-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
354 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................63-71.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................27-34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................47-58.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................45-63 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING 0 PERCENT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................69-82.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-63. HIGHS 71-84. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-63. HIGHS 76-90. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50-63. HIGHS 74-91. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
48-61. HIGHS 74-87.
.FRIDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 45-59. HIGHS 63-77.

$$

CAZ232-302300-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
354 AM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................70-80.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................24-31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 20 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................57-61.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................48-62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING 0 PERCENT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................79-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59-66. HIGHS 82-89. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 62-67. HIGHS 88-94. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-67. HIGHS 87-95. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
58-65. HIGHS 83-91.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
54-63. HIGHS 74-82.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY MAY 7TH THROUGH MONDAY MAY
9TH...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.


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