Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KTWC 222202
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
302 PM MST Wed Nov 22 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Dry conditions are expected the next 7 days. Well
above normal temperatures continue through the upcoming weekend. 20-
foot winds will be east to southeast to east this afternoon at 15 to
20 mph. Otherwise, 20-foot winds will be terrain driven and mainly
less than 15 mph at other times.

AZZ150-231445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
302 PM MST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Clear.
* Min Temperature..........50 to 60 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............28 to 38 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........82 to 92 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............9 to 16 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........48 to 58 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............42 to 52 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........81 to 91 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 17 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 10 to 15 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
.SATURDAY and Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 59. Highs 81 to
91. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 10 to 19 pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 77 to 87. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 11 to 18 pct.
.TUESDAY and Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 53. Highs 70
to 80.

$$

AZZ151-231445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
302 PM MST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........43 to 53 degs.
*    Above 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........34 to 44 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........78 to 88 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........68 to 78 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........10 to 19 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........13 to 19 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............5974 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 11 to 12 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (71688 knot-ft).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........41 to 51 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........44 to 54 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........38 to 48 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming southeast around 10
  mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........78 to 88 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........69 to 79 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........10 to 20 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........12 to 18 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............6458 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 8 knots shifting to the
  northwest 10 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (64580 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY through Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 75
to 87. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 10 to 16 pct.
.TUESDAY and Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 47. Highs 65
to 76.

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

$$

AZZ152-231445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
302 PM MST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........38 to 48 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........41 to 51 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........41 to 51 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........34 to 44 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........72 to 82 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........13 to 20 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........14 to 22 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3635 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 10 to 12 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (43620 knot-ft).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........37 to 47 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........38 to 48 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........51 to 61 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........74 to 84 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........67 to 77 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 20 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........12 to 19 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming west around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4361 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 6 knots shifting to the west 10
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (43610 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY through Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 72
to 84. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 11 to 18 pct.
.TUESDAY and Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 43. Highs 59
to 73.

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

$$

AZZ153-231445-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
302 PM MST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Clear.
* Min Temperature..........34 to 44 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............51 to 61 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.THANKSGIVING DAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........66 to 76 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............15 to 24 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph in the morning
  becoming light.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4313 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northeast 8 knots shifting to the
  southeast in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Fair (34504 knot-ft).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........34 to 44 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............51 to 61 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North around 10 mph shifting to the west
  after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........67 to 77 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............13 to 20 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming west around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4759 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 8 knots shifting to the northwest
  11 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (52349 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY through Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 45. Highs 64
to 78. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 12 to 18 pct.
.TUESDAY and Wednesday...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows 24 to 38.
Highs 52 to 63.

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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