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

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FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
325 PM MST WED SEP 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
MOISTURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS THE AREA AND AS A
RESULT...SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL CONTINUE TO BE LIKELY FROM PHOENIX
EASTWARD THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. HUMIDITIES WILL DROP INTO THE
TEENS WEST OF THE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY TODAY AND THURSDAY AND INTO
THE LOW 20-30 PERCENT RANGE ACROSS THE CENTRAL DESERTS OF ARIZONA.
OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES WILL BE GOOD TO EXCELLENT.


...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

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

AZZ132-031030-
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-
325 PM MST WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................75-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................47-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................95-102.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......10900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 8 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................74-84.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................54-66 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................93-100.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................22-32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......12900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 10 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 73-83. HIGHS 94-100. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 74-84. HIGHS 95-101. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 75-85. HIGHS 98-104. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 79-89. HIGHS 99-105.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 79-89. HIGHS 100-105.

$$

AZZ133-031030-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
325 PM MST WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................62-76.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................56-81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................50 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................79-94.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................28-48 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................60 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 4 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-74.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................66-90 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................40 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................78-92.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................33-54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................40 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60-75. HIGHS 79-94. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61-75. HIGHS 83-96. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61-79. HIGHS 86-99. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 63-80. HIGHS 87-99.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64-80. HIGHS 88-101.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-031030-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
325 PM MST WED SEP 2 2015 /325 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015/

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................76-80.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................45-62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................99-103.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* 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.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........10500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 10 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................74-79.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................50-58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 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.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................96-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................20-25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* 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.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........11500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 15 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 72-78. HIGHS 97-101. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 72-80. HIGHS 99-103. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 76-83. HIGHS 101-105. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 80-84. HIGHS 101-105.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 80-84. HIGHS 102-106.

$$

CAZ230-031030-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
325 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-73.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................29-34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................14 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................84-98.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................12-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-72.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................30-37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................81-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* 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...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 56-70. HIGHS 82-95. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 57-75. HIGHS 86-97. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 61-78. HIGHS 89-101. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 63-78. HIGHS 89-102.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 63-79. HIGHS 90-102.

$$

CAZ232-031030-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
325 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................73-78.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................31-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................95-102.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................13-18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* 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.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................72-76.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................32-55 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................92-99.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* 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.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 70-75. HIGHS 93-100. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 70-78. HIGHS 96-101. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 74-82. HIGHS 98-104. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 77-82. HIGHS 98-104.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 78-82. HIGHS 99-106.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 10TH THROUGH SATURDAYSEPTEMBER
12TH...NEAR TO ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR MEDIAN
PRECIPITATION.



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