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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for New Mexico and Far West Texas
National Weather Service El Paso TX/Santa Teresa NM
1253 PM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry and mild conditions will continue through most of this new week.
An upper level low pressure system is spreading considerable mid and
high level cloudiness over our area. By this afternoon a few
showers are possible across the NM Bootheel. Dry west/northwest
flow aloft will finish out the week. Temperatures will remain just
above normal for all of this week, while min RHs will remain at
15-25% through the week.Mixing heights will remain fairly low
along with weak transport winds that will keep vent rate
categories mostly in the fair to poor range the next few days.

&&

...Percentages shown in the sky/weather portion reflect
sky cover amount...

...Mean elevations used to obtain mixing heights as follows:
Zone 110 - Reserve   (5900 ft)
Zone 111 - Deming    (4300 ft)
Zone 112 - Las Cruces(3900 ft)
Zone 113 - Ruidoso   (6900 ft)

Ventilation categories are determined by criteria established
by the state of New Mexico.




NMZ110-121215-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
1253 PM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent).
* Min temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....17-22.
*    Below 7500 ft....20-25.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....41-46 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....48-53 percent.
*    24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..East 15 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20 percent).
* Max temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....52-56.
*    Below 7500 ft....57-61.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....10-12 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....10-14 percent.
*    24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southeast 16 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.
* Mixing height.......2100-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 20 knots.
* Vent category.......Good (61000 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
* Min temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....19-23.
*    Below 7500 ft....23-28.
* Max humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....37-42 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....42-47 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds around 15 mph decreasing to around
                      5 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southeast 10 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
* Max temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....52-56.
*    Below 7500 ft....58-62.
* Min humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....11-13 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....12-16 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......West winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..West 8 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.
* Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL increasing to 5100 ft AGL in the
                      afternoon.
* Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 knots.
* Vent category.......Poor (27300 knot-ft).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 50s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 50s.
West winds around 5 mph.

$$

NMZ111-121215-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
1253 PM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60 percent).
* Min temperature.....Around 30.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........59-64 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..East 17 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30 percent).
* Max temperature.....59-63.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........14-19 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southeast 20 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.
* Mixing height.......2100-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 30 knots.
* Vent category.......Good (85500 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear (5-15 percent).
* Min temperature.....27-29.
* Max humidity........56-61 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southeast 17 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20 percent).
* Max temperature.....61-65.
* Min humidity........17-22 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                      west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..West 12 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........2.
* Mixing height.......1600 ft AGL increasing to 5100 ft AGL in the
                      afternoon.
* Transport winds.....East around 10 knots.
* Vent category.......Poor (21000 knot-ft).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 60s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
West winds around 5 mph.

$$

NMZ112-121215-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
1253 PM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent).
* Min temperature.....26-31.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity........52-57 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..East 15 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20 percent).
* Max temperature.....57-61.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Min humidity........15-19 percent.
*    24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southeast 14 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.
* Mixing height.......2100-3700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 15 knots.
* Vent category.......Fair (42200 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
* Min temperature.....26-31.
* Max humidity........49-54 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 15 mph decreasing to
                      around 5 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..South 10 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent).
* Max temperature.....59-63.
* Min humidity........15-20 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..West 12 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........3.
* Mixing height.......1300-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 knots.
* Vent category.......Poor (30200 knot-ft).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs around 60.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

NMZ113-121215-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
1253 PM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (30-40 percent).
* Min temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....20-24.
*    Below 7500 ft....24-26.
*    24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....42-47 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....45-50 percent.
*    24 hr trend......18 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..East 15 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20 percent).
* Max temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....49-53.
*    Below 7500 ft....54-58.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....13-17 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....14-16 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......Southeast winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..South 13 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.
* Mixing height.......1900-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 15 knots.
* Vent category.......Poor (34000 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
* Min temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....23-27.
*    Below 7500 ft....28-32.
* Max humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....33-38 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....32-37 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southwest 12 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
* Max temperature.....
*    Above 7500 ft....51-55.
*    Below 7500 ft....57-62.
* Min humidity........
*    Above 7500 ft....12-14 percent.
*    Below 7500 ft....11-15 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......West winds around 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..West 12 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.
* Mixing height.......1800 ft AGL increasing to 5600 ft AGL in the
                      afternoon.
* Transport winds.....West around 20 knots.
* Vent category.......Fair (46500 knot-ft).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 50s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.
West winds around 10 mph.

$$

TXZ055-121215-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
1253 PM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent).
* Min temperature.....31-33.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........57-62 percent.
*    24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
* 20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Northeast 14 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (15-25 percent).
* Max temperature.....59-63.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........19-21 percent.
*    24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southeast 12 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.
* Mixing height.......2000-3900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 20 knots.
* Vent category.......Fair (54800 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
* Min temperature.....32-34.
* Max humidity........57-62 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..South 9 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20 percent).
* Max temperature.....61-63.
* Min humidity........21-23 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                      west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..West 15 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........2.
* Mixing height.......1200-2800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....North around 5 knots.
* Vent category.......Poor (15200 knot-ft).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60. North
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

TXZ056-121215-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
1253 PM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent).
* Min temperature.....30-32.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity........67-72 percent.
*    24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......North winds around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Northeast 12 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (15-25 percent).
* Max temperature.....56-61.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........23-27 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
* 20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southeast 12 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........4.
* Mixing height.......1800 ft AGL increasing to 3900 ft AGL in the
                      afternoon.
* Transport winds.....East around 20 knots.
* Vent category.......Fair (47400 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Clear (5-15 percent).
* Min temperature.....31-33.
* Max humidity........59-64 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..South 10 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........5.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (15-25 percent).
* Max temperature.....60-64.
* Min humidity........23-25 percent.
* 20-foot winds.......South winds around 10 mph shifting to the
                      west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL winds..Southwest 17 MPH.
* Chc of precip.......0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines index........2.
* Mixing height.......1300 ft AGL increasing to 3300 ft AGL in the
                      afternoon.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 knots.
* Vent category.......Poor (31600 knot-ft).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.

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