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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
441 AM MST Sat Sep 23 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A few showers and thunderstorms in the White
Mountains today otherwise dry area wide through Monday.
Another round of showers and thunderstorms are possible Wednesday
and Thursday, mainly east of Tucson. As for winds, some
breeziness is expected today but otherwise expect typical diurnal
downslope and upvalley patterns.

AZZ150-232215-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
441 AM MST Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........80 to 90 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 4 degs.
* Min Humidity.............16 to 26 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 30 mph decreasing to
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Clear.
* Min Temperature..........49 to 59 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............38 to 48 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 4 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 10 mph increasing to
  around 20 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........81 to 91 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............9 to 19 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* 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
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 83 to 93. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 8 to 13 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 54 to 64. Highs 85 to 95. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 8 to 11 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 56 to 66. Highs 86 to 96. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 12 to 22 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 59 to 69. Highs 87 to 97.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 68. Highs 88 to 98.

$$

AZZ151-232215-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
441 AM MST Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........77 to 87 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........25 to 35 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........South around 40 mph decreasing to around
  25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8333 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 20 to 24 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (199992 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........44 to 54 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........39 to 49 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........56 to 66 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........77 to 87 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........10 to 19 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming west around 10 mph
  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............8481 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 5 knots shifting to the west 8
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (67848 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 77 to 87. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 10 to 20 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 79 to 89. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 9 to 18 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50 to 60. Highs 80 to 90. East wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 53 to 63. Highs 79 to 89.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 53 to 63. Highs 80 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)

$$

AZZ152-232215-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
441 AM MST Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms this afternoon mainly northeast of Safford.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........77 to 87 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 45 mph becoming south
  around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct NE of Safford. 0 pct elsewhere.
* LAL......................2 NE of Safford after 1200. 1
  elsewhere.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8924 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 23 to 28 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (249872 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........43 to 53 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........38 to 48 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........58 to 68 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 11 to 15 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.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........75 to 85 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 21 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 13 pct with largest trend
     change occurring above 5000 feet.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming west around 10 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.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............7832 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 8 to 10 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (78320 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 74 to 84. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 12 to 22 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 77 to 87. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 15 to 25 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 48 to 58. Highs 75 to 85. East wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 27 to 37 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50 to 60. Highs 74 to 84.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 60. Highs 75 to 85.

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

$$

AZZ153-232215-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
441 AM MST Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........64 to 74 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............26 to 36 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........South around 35 mph decreasing to around
  25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............9060 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 27 to 30 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (271800 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........35 to 45 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 degs.
* Max Humidity.............59 to 69 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........64 to 74 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............13 to 22 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 11 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 20 mph decreasing to
  around 10 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............7309 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 12 to 13 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (95017 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 65 to 75. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 12 to 22 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 69 to 79. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 20 to 30 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 40 to 50. Highs 68 to 78. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Minimum Humidity 32 to 42 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 42 to 52. Highs 67 to 77.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 52. 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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