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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
230 AM MST SUN MAY 1 2016

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
NORTH/NORTHEAST OF TUCSON CONTINUES THROUGH MONDAY. DRY CONDITIONS
WITH A WARMING TREND OCCUR THROUGH THURSDAY ALONG WITH LESS WIND
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS RETURN LATE IN THE WEEK
WITH INCREASING FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS AS ANOTHER STORM APPROACHES
THE REGION.

AZZ150-012215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
230 AM MST SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........72 TO 82 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............28 TO 38 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........50 TO 60 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............49 TO 59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........80 TO 90 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............14 TO 24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 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
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 83 TO 93. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 18 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 66. HIGHS 86
TO 97. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 14
PCT.
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 47 TO 62. HIGHS 72 TO 88.

$$

AZZ151-012215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
230 AM MST SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........66 TO 77 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 67 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9488 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 9 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
  10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (94880 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........55 TO 65 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 86 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 76 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........12 TO 22 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10744 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 8 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (161160 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 78 TO 88. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 21 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 61. HIGHS 83
TO 94. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 17
PCT.
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 41 TO 58. HIGHS 69 TO 88.

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

$$

AZZ152-012215-
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-
230 AM MST SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........65 TO 76 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11478 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 9 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (172170 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 48 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........48 TO 58 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 73 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........23 TO 33 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9366 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 20 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (93660 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 57. HIGHS 74 TO
90. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 24 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 81 TO 91. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 13 PCT.
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 40 TO 58. HIGHS 69 TO 86.

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

$$

AZZ153-012215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
230 AM MST SUN MAY 1 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........53 TO 63 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11323 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 10 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (158522 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........32 TO 42 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............67 TO 77 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........60 TO 70 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............26 TO 36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 14 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (79200 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 63 TO 73. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 32 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 51. HIGHS 69
TO 83. SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 9 TO 25 PCT.
.FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO
50. HIGHS 61 TO 79.

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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