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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest and South-Central
Arizona and Southeast California
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
224 AM MST Wed Jan 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Clear skies will prevail today with a few degrees of warming over
yesterday. Easterly breezes are expected over parts of Maricopa
County and eastward today with the strongest gusts over elevated
terrain. These breezes weaken by Thursday while winds in SE
California pick up with gusts in the 15-25 mph range. Minimum
afternoon humidity values will be between 10-25% each day while
overnight recoveries will be fair to poor.

Note...Additional Fire Weather Forecast information can be found
in the Area Forecast Discussion. See product PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-242130-
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-
224 AM MST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................70-75.
*    24 hr trend..................6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................10-15 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southeast 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......3500 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......East 14 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Clear.
* Min Temperature.................40-50.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................24-42 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............South 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................68-73.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................12-17 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming south in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......3000 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......Southwest 5 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Marginal.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-48. Highs 64-70. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-50. Highs 67-72. North winds
5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40-54. Highs 73-79. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-55. Highs 75-80.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46-56. Highs 75-79.

$$

AZZ133-242130-
Southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest Foothills-
Southern Tonto NF/West San Carlos BIA/South Portion Ft Apache BIA/
CAZ-
224 AM MST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................56-70.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................11-16 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Clear.
* Min Temperature.................30-47.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................26-44 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............South 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................58-71.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................14-21 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southeast 5 to 15 mph in the
  morning becoming south in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-45. Highs 55-67. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-47. Highs 58-70. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-50. Highs 62-76. East winds 5 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-53. Highs 64-78.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-53. Highs 64-76.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-242130-
Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado River Valley AZ-
Lower Colorado River Valley CA-
224 AM MST Wed Jan 24 2018 /124 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018/

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................69-74.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................12-17 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southeast 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........2700 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........North 10 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................38-48.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................28-46 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................68-73.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................14-20 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southeast 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........2400 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........West 5 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Marginal.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-48. Highs 66-70. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-49. Highs 69-73. North winds
5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-53. Highs 74-78. North winds 5 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43-54. Highs 76-80.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44-54. Highs 76-80.

$$

CAZ230-242130-
Joshua Tree National Park-
124 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................60-67.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................12-17 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming southeast in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............South 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* 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.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................39-45.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................25-33 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................55-66.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................18-23 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................7 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-43. Highs 53-63. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-48. Highs 57-67. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40-51. Highs 63-73. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 44-52. Highs 65-75.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-53. Highs 68-77.

$$

CAZ232-242130-
Imperial County And Eastern Riverside County-
124 AM PST Wed Jan 24 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................65-73.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................12-22 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............South 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* 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.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................40-50.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................23-55 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............South 15 to 25 mph in the evening
  becoming southwest 25 to 35 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................63-72.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................16-29 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................6 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-49. Highs 62-71. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-51. Highs 66-74. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-55. Highs 71-79. North winds 5 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-57. Highs 73-80.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47-57. Highs 74-82.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Wednesday January 31st through Friday
February 2nd: Above average temperatures and below median
precipitation.



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