Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KTWC 281024
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
324 AM MST Fri Jul 28 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Daily shower and thunderstorm chances will continue
into next week  across most of southeast Arizona. Outside of
thunderstorm winds, expect 20-foot winds to remain at or below 15
mph and follow typical upslope/down valley diurnal patterns. Fire
weather concerns are low through at least late next week.

AZZ150-282245-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
324 AM MST Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........91 to 101 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............32 to 42 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 15 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................2 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........72 to 82 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............66 to 76 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........87 to 97 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............43 to 53 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 71 to 81. Highs 88 to 98. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 35 to 45 pct.
.MONDAY and Tuesday...Partly to mostly cloudy. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 73 to 84. Highs 92 to 103. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 27 to 39 pct.
.WEDNESDAY and Thursday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of
thunderstorms and isolated showers. Lows 74 to 84. Highs 93 to
104.

$$

AZZ151-282245-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
324 AM MST Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
  isolated thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........83 to 94 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 82 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........39 to 49 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........South around 5 mph shifting to the
  northeast in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............9729 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 15 knots shifting to the north
  8 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (77832 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........57 to 67 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........80 to 90 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........83 to 93 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 15 mph shifting to the
  southwest after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........80 to 90 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........68 to 79 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........48 to 58 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........63 to 73 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........60 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5587 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 11 to 13 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (72631 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY through Tuesday...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms
and chance of showers. Lows 63 to 76. Highs 80 to 95. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 39 to 56 pct.
.WEDNESDAY and Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 65 to 75. Highs 84 to 94.

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

$$

AZZ152-282245-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
324 AM MST Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........82 to 92 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 81 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........38 to 48 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming northwest around 15
  mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 5 mph shifting to the
  northeast in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................3 until 1100, then 4.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8600 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 7 knots shifting to the northwest 6
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (51600 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........80 to 90 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........81 to 91 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........81 to 91 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 81 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........42 to 52 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........56 to 66 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................4.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7970 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 11 to 13 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (103610 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY through Tuesday...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms
and chance of showers. Lows 63 to 74. Highs 80 to 93. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 38 to 56 pct.
.WEDNESDAY and Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms
and chance of showers. Lows 63 to 74. Highs 82 to 93.

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

$$

AZZ153-282245-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
324 AM MST Fri Jul 28 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
  isolated thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........73 to 83 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............48 to 58 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming west around 15 mph
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 5 mph shifting to the
  northeast in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........60 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7401 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 7 knots shifting to the southwest 4
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Fair (29604 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........56 to 66 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............80 to 90 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the
  east after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................4 until 2300, then 3.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........73 to 83 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............45 to 55 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7935 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 7 knots shifting to the southwest
  10 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (79350 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY through Tuesday...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms
and chance of showers. Lows 56 to 66. Highs 74 to 86. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 38 to 54 pct.
.WEDNESDAY and Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms
and chance of showers. Lows 56 to 67. Highs 75 to 86.

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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