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
248 PM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY FOR
ZONES 152 AND PARTS OF ZONE 151...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR ZONES 150 THROUGH 152...

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A deep storm system will approach the area Thursday
then pass across the area Friday. Winds will increase Thursday
afternoon resulting in critical fire weather conditions eastern
areas. Strong winds are expected area wide Friday with widespread
critical fire weather conditions possible. Eastern areas will still
be windy Saturday as the storm exits with critical fire weather
conditions possible east and south of Tucson.

AZZ150-271445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
248 PM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........54 to 64 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............28 to 38 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 17 to 21 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 10 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........84 to 94 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............12 to 22 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph with afternoon
  gusts to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........57 to 67 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 4 degs.
* Max Humidity.............47 to 57 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 18 to 22 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph easing to 10 to 15
  mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........81 to 91 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 4 degs.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 15 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. South around 15 mph increasing
  to west around 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Not as warm. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 72 to
82. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 7 to 12 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 80 to 90. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 5 to 10 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 52 to 62. Highs 84 to 94. Southwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 8 pct.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55 to 65. Highs 87
to 97.

$$

AZZ151-271445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
248 PM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........47 to 57 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 4 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........34 to 44 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........33 to 43 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 15 mph shifting to the
  southwest after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........81 to 91 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 81 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 20 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........13 to 23 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph except increasing
  to 15 to 25 mph southeast part. Afternoon gusts to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6193 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 21 to 26 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (161018 knot-ft).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........46 to 56 percent.
*    Above 5000 ft.........43 to 53 percent.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph with ridgetop gusts
  to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........78 to 88 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........69 to 79 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 4 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........13 to 20 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........18 to 27 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Southwest around 20 mph increasing
  to west around 30 mph in the afternoon. Afternoon gusts to 45 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8046 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 19 to 28 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (225288 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Not as warm. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 65 to
75. West wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 14 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 73 to 83. North wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 12 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 79 to 89. West wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 9 pct.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 82 to 92.

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

$$

AZZ152-271445-
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-
248 PM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........44 to 54 degs.
*    Above 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........33 to 43 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........30 to 40 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph easing to 10 mph late.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........80 to 90 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 81 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........9 to 19 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........14 to 24 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph with gusts
  around 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8448 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 24 to 31 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (261888 knot-ft).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........50 to 60 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........45 to 55 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........42 to 52 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 25 mph becoming
  southwest around 15 mph by midnight. Ridge top gusts to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........76 to 86 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........67 to 77 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 22 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Southwest around 20 mph increasing
  to west around 30 mph in the afternoon with gusts to 45 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8921 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 23 to 32 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (285472 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 61 to 71.
Northwest wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 16 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 71 to 81. Northwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 13 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 75 to 85. West wind around
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 10 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 79 to 89.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 79 to 89.

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

$$

AZZ153-271445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
248 PM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........38 to 48 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............39 to 49 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph easing to 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 20 mph increasing to around
  35 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........67 to 77 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............18 to 28 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............6343 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 29 to 32 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (202976 knot-ft).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........40 to 50 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 4 degs.
* Max Humidity.............52 to 62 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 25 mph decreasing to
  around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 35 mph increasing to around
  45 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms and slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........63 to 73 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............21 to 31 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
  mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8259 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 25 to 33 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (272547 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows 32
to 42. Highs 52 to 62. Northwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum
Humidity 13 to 23 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Warmer. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 64 to 74.
Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 16 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 67 to 77. West wind around 20
mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 12 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 70 to 80.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 68 to 78.

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

$$

Cerniglia
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