Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
236 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...A WEAK UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN ARIZONA TODAY THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY.
ENOUGH MOISTURE IS PRESENT WITH THIS SYSTEM FOR SCATTERED SHOWERS
WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON....WITH A BETTER
THREAT FOR THE MOUNTAINS. RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE
LIGHT FOR MOST VALLEY AND DESERT LOCATIONS...WITH SLIGHTLY BETTE
ACCUMULATIONS IN THE MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN.  THE MAIN CONCERN WILL
BE THE POTENTIAL FOR GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH THE
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. A FEW SHOWERS COULD LINGER NEAR THE NEW
MEXICO BORDER ON SUNDAY WITH A RETURN TO DRY CONDITIONS EARLY NEXT
WEEK. WEDNESDAY...ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL PASS TO THE
NORTH OF THE AREA BRINGING BREEZY TO LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS.

AZZ150-192230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
236 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........78 TO 88 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17 TO 27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO
     AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............44 TO 54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE
  EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81 TO 91 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............11 TO 19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 5 TO 10 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
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 84 TO 94. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 18 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 67. HIGHS 87 TO 97. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 14 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 83 TO 93.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 13 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 79 TO 89.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 82 TO 92.

$$

AZZ151-192230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
236 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........70 TO 84 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........60 TO 75 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 40 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 54 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
     AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10004 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 11 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (140056 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 58 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 69 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 72 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
  LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........74 TO 88 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........11 TO 26 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........19 TO 34 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11161 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 6
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (66966 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 61. HIGHS 76 TO 91. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 25 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 64. HIGHS 79 TO 94. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 18 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO 92.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 15 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 57. HIGHS 74 TO 89.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 57. HIGHS 75 TO 90.

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

$$

AZZ152-192230-
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-
236 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........69 TO 79 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........58 TO 73 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........25 TO 40 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 55 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO
     AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7995 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 11 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 12
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (95940 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........42 TO 55 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 71 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 85 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 77 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........10 TO 25 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........17 TO 32 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9505 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST 4 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (38020 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 59. HIGHS 73 TO 88. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 25 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 62. HIGHS 77 TO 92. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 18 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 60. HIGHS 76 TO 91. WEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 15 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 86.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 88.

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

$$

AZZ153-192230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
236 AM MST SAT APR 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........59 TO 69 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............40 TO 50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7057 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 15 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (49399 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............70 TO 80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64 TO 74 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............21 TO 31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 19 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 IN THE MORNING...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9370 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (46850 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 68 TO 78. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 71 TO 81. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 22 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 69 TO 79. WEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 19 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 66 TO 76.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 67 TO 77.

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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