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
155 PM MST WED JAN 18 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY THURSDAY. A
SERIES OF SYSTEMS WILL THEN SPREAD CONSIDERABLE VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW ACROSS THE AREA LATE THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY AND
FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 35
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN VALLEY LOCATIONS WITH
HIGHER SPEEDS IN THE MOUNTAINS. DRY WEATHER RETURNS SUNDAY BEFORE
ANOTHER STORM AFFECTS THE AREA MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

AZZ150-191430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
155 PM MST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........38 TO 48 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............79 TO 89 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 TO 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10
  MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........53 TO 63 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............42 TO 52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........40 TO 50 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............86 TO 96 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........49 TO 59 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............60 TO 70 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 15 TO 19 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH
  INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
48 TO 58 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 40 TO 50 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 42 TO
52 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO
45. HIGHS 51 TO 61.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 51 TO 61.

$$

AZZ151-191430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
155 PM MST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 41 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........82 TO 92 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........69 TO 79 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 25 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4108 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 7 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 21
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (86268 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 41 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........86 TO 96 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........83 TO 93 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........64 TO 74 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........75 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 26 TO 30 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 26 TO 31 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (133300 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 42 TO 52. WEST WIND AROUND 35 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 57 TO
67 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS
48 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 42 TO
52 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS
52 TO 62. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 43 TO
53 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS
47 TO 57.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 47 TO 57.

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

$$

AZZ152-191430-
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-
155 PM MST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........87 TO 97 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3627 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS INCREASING TO WEST 22
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (79794 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 41 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........85 TO 95 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........80 TO 90 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 TO 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SNOW
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........67 TO 77 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........74 TO 84 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 21 TO 25 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4364 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 24 KNOTS INCREASING TO 35
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (152740 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37.
HIGHS 40 TO 50. WEST WIND AROUND 40 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 59 TO
69 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS
45 TO 55. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45 TO 55 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS
48 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 48 TO
58 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 44 TO 54.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
26 TO 36. HIGHS 44 TO 54.

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

$$

AZZ153-191430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
155 PM MST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........25 TO 35 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............83 TO 93 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
  SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........40 TO 50 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............51 TO 61 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2954 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (53172 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS WITH SHOWERS
  LIKELY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........26 TO 36 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............86 TO 96 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........33 TO 43 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............71 TO 81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 TO 21 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 50 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2850 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 22 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (62700 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 31 TO
41. WEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 68 TO 78 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 37 TO 47. WEST WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 50 TO 60 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
23 TO 33. HIGHS 39 TO 49. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 58 TO 68 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
22 TO 32. HIGHS 35 TO 45.

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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