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FNUS55 KTWC 272151
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
251 PM MST Mon Mar 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST TUESDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR
SOUTHERN FIRE WEATHER ZONES 151 AND 152 INCLUDING SOUTHEAST
PIMA...EASTERN SANTA CRUZ AND COCHSIE COUNTIES...

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A low pressure system will result in a chance of
showers tonight and Tuesday, especially across Graham and Greenlee
counties. Farther south in southern fire weather zones 151 and 152,
windy conditions and low humidities will result in critical fire
weather conditions Tuesday. Therefore, a Red Flag Warning has been
issued from 11 am to 7 pm for the southern portions of fire weather
zones 151 and 152. Afternoon breezes will continue Wednesday and
Thursday along with warmer temperatures. Another weather system will
then move in late Friday with gusty winds. This system will also
bring cooler temperatures and a chance of showers mainly east of
Tucson Friday through next weekend.

AZZ150-281445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
251 PM MST Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........48 to 58 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............51 to 61 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........68 to 78 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............12 to 22 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........42 to 52 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............39 to 49 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
  mph in the early evening becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........75 to 85 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 17 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 35 to 40 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
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 59. Highs 80 to 90.
Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 13 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Not as warm. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 69 to
79. West wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 15 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 69 to 79. West
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 15 to 21 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 73 to 83.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 76 to 86.

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AZZ151-281445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
251 PM MST Mon Mar 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST TUESDAY
SOUTHERN PORTIONS...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........39 to 49 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........57 to 67 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........55 to 65 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph
  in the early evening...becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........64 to 74 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........13 to 26 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 34 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Northern portions: West 15 to 25
  mph with gusts to 40 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
  Southern Portions: West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph
  becoming northwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 40 mph decreasing to around
  30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8391 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 15 knots increasing to
  northwest 25 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (209775 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........34 to 44 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........49 to 59 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts
  to 35 mph in the early evening becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........70 to 80 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........13 to 23 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........19 to 29 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
  mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............6318 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 14 to 19 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (120042 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 74 to 84.
Southwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 14 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 66 to 76. Southwest
wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 11 to 21 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 63 to 73.
Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 16 to 26 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 67 to 77.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 70 to 80.

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

$$

AZZ152-281445-
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-
251 PM MST Mon Mar 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST TUESDAY
SOUTHERN PORTIONS...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........41 to 51 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........56 to 66 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph
  in the early evening...becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........62 to 72 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........13 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 37 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Northern portions: West 15 to 25
  mph with gusts to 40 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
  Southern Portions: West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph
  becoming northwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 40 mph decreasing to around
  30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............11568 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 15 knots increasing to northwest 27
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (312336 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
  cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........33 to 43 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........58 to 68 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........50 to 60 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts
  to 40 mph in the early evening becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........68 to 78 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 22 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 40 mph becoming north
  around 30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8567 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 14 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (119938 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 71 to 81. West
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to 17 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 38 to 48.
Highs 64 to 74. Southwest wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity
11 to 21 pct.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 34 to
44. Highs 60 to 70. West wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity
17 to 27 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 36 to 46.
Highs 64 to 74.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 67 to 77.

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

$$

AZZ153-281445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
251 PM MST Mon Mar 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........32 to 42 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............66 to 76 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  snow showers.
* Max Temperature..........50 to 60 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Min Humidity.............30 to 40 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 15 mph increasing
  to northwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West to northwest 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8740 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 14 knots increasing to northwest 24
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (209760 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
  cloudy. Chance of showers and snow showers.
* Min Temperature..........29 to 39 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............67 to 77 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 15 to 25 mph with
  gusts to 35 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........57 to 67 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............20 to 30 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
  mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North around 55 mph decreasing to around
  25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............6720 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 15 to 16 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (107520 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 64 to 74. West
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 19 pct.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
34 to 44. Highs 54 to 64. Southwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum
Humidity 15 to 25 pct.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and slight
chance of showers. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 52 to 62. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 25 to 35 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows 29 to 39. Highs 58 to 68.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 59 to 69.

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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