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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
000
FNUS55 KTWC 061219
FWFTWC

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
519 AM MST MON JUL 6 2015

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

.DISCUSSION...ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS MAINLY NORTH OF TUCSON THIS
MORNING. FOR THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING...EXPECT SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY FROM TUCSON EAST AND SOUTH.
EXPECT HEAVY RAINFALL AND BRIEF GUSTY WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE
STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS. THEREAFTER...SOMEWHAT REDUCED COVERAGE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD PREVAIL STARTING TUESDAY AND
CONTINUING INTO NEXT WEEKEND. OTHERWISE...GENERALLY LIGHT TERRAIN
DRIVEN WINDS WILL PREVAIL OUTSIDE OF THUNDERSTORM INFLUENCES.

AZZ150-062200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
519 AM MST MON JUL 6 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........91 TO 101 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............40 TO 50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........68 TO 78 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............52 TO 62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........96 TO 106 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............21 TO 31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 17 TO 21 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 71 TO 81. HIGHS 96 TO 106. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 24 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 69 TO 79. HIGHS 94 TO 104. SOUTH WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 68 TO 78. HIGHS 92 TO 102. SOUTH WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 68 TO 78. HIGHS 93 TO 103.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 69 TO 79. HIGHS 95 TO 105.

$$

AZZ151-062200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
519 AM MST MON JUL 6 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........83 TO 97 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........71 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........35 TO 50 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 64 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8523 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 8 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (85230 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........67 TO 82 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........67 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 TO 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........87 TO 101 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........74 TO 88 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........19 TO 33 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 46 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 TO 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11034 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 6 TO 8 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (88272 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 76. HIGHS 86 TO 101. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 34 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 75. HIGHS 85 TO 100. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 36 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 75. HIGHS 84 TO 99. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 37 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 75. HIGHS 84 TO 99.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 62 TO 76. HIGHS 86 TO 101.

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

$$

AZZ152-062200-
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-
519 AM MST MON JUL 6 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........85 TO 95 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........71 TO 86 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 44 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7978 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 12 TO 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (103714 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 67 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 86 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........88 TO 98 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........73 TO 88 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 33 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 49 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9918 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 7 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (99180 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 73. HIGHS 84 TO 99. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 36 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 60 TO 72. HIGHS 83 TO 98. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
23 TO 38 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 59 TO 73. HIGHS 81 TO 96. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
24 TO 39 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 72. HIGHS 82 TO 97.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 61 TO 73. HIGHS 85 TO 100.

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

$$

AZZ153-062200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
519 AM MST MON JUL 6 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76 TO 86 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............40 TO 50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10051 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 10 TO 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (130663 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........53 TO 63 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............75 TO 85 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........77 TO 87 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30 TO 40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 TO 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10461 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST 8
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (83688 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 79 TO 89. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
26 TO 36 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 78 TO 88. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
27 TO 37 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 76 TO 86. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
31 TO 41 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 76 TO 86.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 79 TO 89.

NOTE TO USERS - ZONE 153 VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE BASED ON THE POINT OF PINES LOCATION (6040 MSL)

$$

VISIT US ON FACEBOOK...TWITTER...YOUTUBE...AND AT WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.