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
258 PM MST FRI MAY 6 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR
STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND A VERY HIGH
FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 151...152 AND SOUTHERN ZONE
153...

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

.DISCUSSION...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT THROUGH 8 PM THIS
EVENING FOR MUCH OF THE AREA. STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS
WILL DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET TONIGHT WITH GOOD OVERNIGHT RELATIVE
HUMIDITY RECOVERIES. COOLER TEMPERATURES AND INCREASED MOISTURE
WILL OCCUR THROUGH THE WEEKEND. DRY CONDITIONS AND A STRONG
WARMING TREND WILL OCCUR NEXT WEEK.

AZZ150-071445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
258 PM MST FRI MAY 6 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........47 TO 57 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............74 TO 84 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
  AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........70 TO 80 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............22 TO 32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........48 TO 58 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............66 TO 76 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........73 TO 83 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............26 TO 36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 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 AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 64. HIGHS 77 TO
92. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 26 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 67. HIGHS 87
TO 99. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 16 PCT.

$$

AZZ151-071445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
258 PM MST FRI MAY 6 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 27 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH
  DECREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 79 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........58 TO 69 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........16 TO 26 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9253 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (129542 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........58 TO 68 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........67 TO 78 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 68 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........21 TO 31 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  WEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8815 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 7 TO 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (123410 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 58. HIGHS 72 TO
88. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 26 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 62. HIGHS 83
TO 95. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 15 PCT.

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

$$

AZZ152-071445-
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-
258 PM MST FRI MAY 6 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST
  EARLY IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 69 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 24 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........69 TO 79 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 24 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10781 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 8 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (183277 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........51 TO 61 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........66 TO 77 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 67 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........19 TO 29 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12078 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 10 TO 18 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (217404 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 56. HIGHS 70 TO
85. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 27 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 60. HIGHS 80
TO 91. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 17 PCT.

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

$$

AZZ153-071445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
258 PM MST FRI MAY 6 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS EVENING FOR THE
SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE ZONE...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........32 TO 42 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............72 TO 82 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 34 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
  AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........58 TO 68 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17 TO 27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9766 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 13 TO 19 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (185554 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........32 TO 42 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............58 TO 68 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........56 TO 66 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............29 TO 39 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10066 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 11 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (161056 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO
35 PCT.
.TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 52. HIGHS 68 TO
81. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 28 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 73 TO
83.

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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