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
255 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...FREEZING CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
TONIGHT AND AGAIN SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. ANOTHER
WEATHER SYSTEM WILL APPROACH SOUTHEAST ARIZONA ON TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. INCREASING WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON TUESDAY...MAINLY FROM THE
SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST...THEN THE STRONGEST WINDS OF THE WEEK ARE
EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY...MAINLY FROM THE SOUTHWEST TO WEST. SOME
PRECIPITATION IS ALSO POSSIBLE STARTING WEDNESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY.

AZZ150-271500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
255 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........24 TO 34 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............58 TO 68 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........46 TO 56 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............26 TO 36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........26 TO 36 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............59 TO 69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15 TO 25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 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
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 54 TO 64. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 28 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO
42. HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 24 TO 34 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
30 TO 40. HIGHS 47 TO 57.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 36.
HIGHS 43 TO 53.

$$

AZZ151-271500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
255 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........13 TO 23 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 81 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........68 TO 78 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5317 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 8
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (42536 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........64 TO 74 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........12 TO 22 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2660 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (13300 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 48 TO 63. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 27 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 51 TO 66. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 22 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO
39. HIGHS 50 TO 65. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
20 TO 35 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 39. HIGHS 43 TO 58.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
21 TO 33. HIGHS 40 TO 54.

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

$$

AZZ152-271500-
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-
255 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........14 TO 24 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........10 TO 20 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........78 TO 88 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........68 TO 78 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 30 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN
     THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5067 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 4 TO 6 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (30402 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........60 TO 75 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 55 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........19 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2158 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (10790 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 45 TO 60. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 28 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 49 TO 64. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 24 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 47 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 35 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 42 TO 57.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 39 TO 51.

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

$$

AZZ153-271500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
255 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........10 TO 20 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............71 TO 81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5
     MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........32 TO 42 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30 TO 40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH
     IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6698 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 6 TO 11 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (73678 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........15 TO 25 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............54 TO 64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17 TO 27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2705 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST 9
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (24345 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 40 TO 50. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 42 TO 52. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
21 TO 31. HIGHS 41 TO 51. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
19 TO 29. HIGHS 36 TO 46.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15 TO 25.
HIGHS 34 TO 44.

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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