Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest and South-Central
Arizona and Southeast California
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
235 AM MST Tue Jan 16 2018

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure aloft will continue today into Wednesday, keeping
high temperatures slightly above seasonal normals each day. It
will be dry although considerable cloudiness will move across the
area today before clearing overnight and transitioning to sunny
skies Wednesday. Humidity levels stay elevated with minimum RH
readings mostly ranging from upper teens to upper 20s. Winds will
be modest each day, favoring the east, with some mid day gustiness
expected today.

Note...Additional Fire Weather Forecast information can be found
in the Area Forecast Discussion. See product PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-162145-
West Central Deserts/Northwest Maricopa County/Greater Phoenix
Area/Southwest Deserts/Southwest Maricopa County/
Northwest and North-Central Pinal County-
Phoenix BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
235 AM MST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................67-73.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................19-25 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......3100 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......East 12 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................41-51.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity....................39-64 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................67-73.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................18-26 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......2500 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......East 7 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Marginal.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-54. Highs 70-75. East winds
5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43-54. Highs 69-75. South winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers.
Lows 34-47. Highs 57-63. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-44. Highs 58-64.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-48. Highs 64-68.

$$

AZZ133-162145-
Southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest Foothills-
Southern Tonto NF/West San Carlos BIA/South Portion Ft Apache BIA/
CAZ-
235 AM MST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................52-67.
*    24 hr trend..................9 degrees cooler.
* Min Humidity....................21-30 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................9 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.................32-47.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity....................44-69 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................6 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................56-68.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................21-28 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........3 or very low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-51. Highs 60-71. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-51. Highs 61-72. South winds
10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers
and snow showers. Lows 24-44. Highs 44-56. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 24-39. Highs 48-60.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-44. Highs 54-66.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-162145-
Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado River Valley AZ-
Lower Colorado River Valley CA-
235 AM MST Tue Jan 16 2018 /135 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018/

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................71-75.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................21-29 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........2300 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........East 9 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................42-53.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................42-76 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................71-75.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................20-27 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........3000 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........North 8 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Fair.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-54. Highs 71-76. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-54. Highs 69-74. Southwest winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-48. Highs 61-66. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-43. Highs 61-66.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-47. Highs 64-70.

$$

CAZ230-162145-
Joshua Tree National Park-
135 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................65-70.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................21-26 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming southeast in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................41-49.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................46-60 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................6 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 10 mph in the
  evening becoming north after midnight.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................63-70.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................22-27 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming mostly upslope/upvalley in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-51. Highs 65-72. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-51. Highs 55-66. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-43. Highs 48-60. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-41. Highs 54-62.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36-45. Highs 58-65.

$$

CAZ232-162145-
Imperial County And Eastern Riverside County-
135 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................68-76.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................22-32 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................43-53.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees cooler.
* Max Humidity....................44-83 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................66-75.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................21-33 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-54. Highs 67-75. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 43-54. Highs 63-72. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-47. Highs 57-66. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-44. Highs 58-66.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-48. Highs 62-69.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Tuesday January 23rd through Thursday
January 25th: Below normal temperatures and below median
precipitation.



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