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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
334 AM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Sunny and dry conditions will prevail across southeast
Arizona Friday and Saturday. A cold but quick moving weather
system will bring colder temperatures, valley rain and mountain
snow showers Saturday night and Sunday. Warmer temperatures and
dry weather will return early next week.

AZZ150-152300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
334 AM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........64 to 74 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 17 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........36 to 46 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............26 to 36 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 17 to 21 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 15 mph becoming north
  around 5 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........61 to 71 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............13 to 22 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  south in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 10 mph increasing to
  southwest around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
36 to 46. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 26 to 36 pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 57 to 67. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 20 to 30 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 62 to 72. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 16 to 24 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 66 to 76.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 61 to 71.

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AZZ151-152300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
334 AM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 22 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........19 to 29 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. East 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4354 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 19 to 22 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (95788 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........31 to 41 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........29 to 39 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........36 to 46 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........29 to 39 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 20 to 24 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 20 mph becoming east
  around 5 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........49 to 59 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........19 to 29 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 15 mph shifting to the
  south in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 10 mph increasing to
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3939 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 13 knots increasing to
  southwest 23 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (90597 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 33 to 43. Highs
49 to 59. Southwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 32 to
42 pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 30 to 40.
Highs 53 to 63. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 24 to 34 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 59 to 69. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 62 to 72.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 58 to 68.

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

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AZZ152-152300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
334 AM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........46 to 56 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............2954 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 17 to 21 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (62034 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........26 to 36 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........25 to 35 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........53 to 63 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 17 to 21 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 20 mph becoming east
  around 10 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........54 to 64 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 10 mph increasing to
  west around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4584 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 11 knots increasing to
  southwest 23 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (105432 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 30 to 40.
Highs 47 to 57. Southwest wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity
36 to 46 pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 27 to 37.
Highs 49 to 59. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 28 to 38 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 54 to 64. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 22 to 32 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 57 to 67.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 55 to 65.

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

$$

AZZ153-152300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
334 AM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........47 to 57 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............14 to 24 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3240 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 9 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Fair (29160 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........21 to 31 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............50 to 60 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 21 to 25 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North around 15 mph decreasing to around
  5 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........45 to 55 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............15 to 25 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3591 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northeast 8 knots shifting to the
  southwest 14 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (50274 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Snow showers and showers likely. Lows 22 to 32. Highs
38 to 48. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 45 to
55 pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
20 to 30. Highs 43 to 53. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 30 to
40 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 49 to 59. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 21 to 31 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25 to 35. Highs 51 to 61.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 47 to 57.

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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