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
436 AM MST WED JUL 29 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...PLENTY OF MOISTURE FOR A CONTINUED CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS...WITH WIND GUSTS BETWEEN 40 AND 45 MPH. OTHERWISE...
20-FT WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE TERRAIN DRIVEN AND LESS THAN 15
MPH...WITH SOME AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING BREEZINESS DUE TO THE
STRONG DAYTIME HEATING.

AZZ150-292215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
436 AM MST WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY BLOWING DUST IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........90 TO 100 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............42 TO 52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN
  THE EVENING. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........71 TO 81 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............59 TO 69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4 IN THE EVENING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........92 TO 102 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............39 TO 49 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 72 TO 82. HIGHS 94 TO 104. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
24 TO 34 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 73 TO 83. HIGHS 97 TO 107. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
23 TO 33 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
74 TO 84. HIGHS 97 TO 107. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO
31 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
73 TO 83. HIGHS 98 TO 108.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 74 TO 84. HIGHS 98 TO 108.

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AZZ151-292215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
436 AM MST WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........82 TO 97 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 47 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10348 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 7
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (72436 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........63 TO 77 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 68 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 83 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........75 TO 90 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4 IN THE EVENING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........84 TO 99 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 87 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........28 TO 43 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 60 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11508 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 3 TO 4 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (46032 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 63 TO 78. HIGHS 84 TO 99. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
29 TO 44 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 79. HIGHS 86 TO 101. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 42 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 79. HIGHS 87 TO 102. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 42 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 79. HIGHS 87 TO 102.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 64 TO 79. HIGHS 88 TO 103.

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

$$

AZZ152-292215-
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-
436 AM MST WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........84 TO 96 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 87 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........26 TO 41 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 59 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................3 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9875 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (79000 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 74 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 68 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........75 TO 90 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4 IN THE EVENING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........85 TO 95 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 87 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........26 TO 41 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 60 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8047 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (40235 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 60 TO 74. HIGHS 83 TO 98. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
29 TO 44 PCT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 63 TO 75. HIGHS 86 TO 101. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 38 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 62 TO 76. HIGHS 87 TO 102. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO 39 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 62 TO 76. HIGHS 87 TO 102.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 62 TO 76. HIGHS 87 TO 102.

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

$$

AZZ153-292215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
436 AM MST WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76 TO 86 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............42 TO 52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................3 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8678 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 11
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (95458 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........54 TO 64 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............81 TO 91 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................4 IN THE EVENING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........75 TO 85 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............44 TO 54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................4 IN THE MORNING...THEN 5.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8782 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (61474 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 77 TO 87. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 39 TO 49 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 80 TO 90. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
33 TO 43 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 66. HIGHS 81 TO 91. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
33 TO 43 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 66. HIGHS 81 TO 91.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 66. HIGHS 81 TO 91.

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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