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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
253 PM MST Thu Dec 14 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Isolated showers and thunderstorms southeast of
the Chiricahuas will exit the area by dusk with clearing
overnight. 20 foot winds will become easterly tonight and continue
into Friday with speeds of 10 to 20 mph and a few higher gusts.
Otherwise dry and mild weather will continue until late in the
weekend when valley rain and mountain snow is in the forecast.

AZZ150-151330-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
253 PM MST Thu Dec 14 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........39 to 49 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............38 to 48 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........63 to 73 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............12 to 18 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 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.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........35 to 45 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............35 to 45 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 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..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........62 to 72 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............14 to 21 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* 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 around
  20 mph in the afternoon.
* 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
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
35 to 45. Highs 52 to 62. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum
Humidity 24 to 34 pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 56 to 66. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 63 to 73. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 15 to 22 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 67 to 77.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 64 to 74.

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AZZ151-151330-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
253 PM MST Thu Dec 14 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........33 to 43 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........58 to 68 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..North 10 to 15 mph shifting to the east
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........East around 5 mph increasing to
  northeast around 15 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........57 to 67 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........47 to 57 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........15 to 25 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........22 to 32 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. East 10 to 20 mph. Gusts to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.
* Mixing Height............3911 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 20 to 22 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (86042 knot-ft).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........29 to 39 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........28 to 38 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........47 to 57 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........50 to 60 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 20 mph decreasing to
  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.........59 to 69 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.........23 to 33 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........West around 10 mph increasing to around
  20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3708 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 11 knots increasing to
  southwest 21 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (77868 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Chance of showers. Lows 30 to 40.
Highs 47 to 57. Southwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity
34 to 44 pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28 to 38.
Highs 51 to 61. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 26 to 36 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 59 to 69. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 63 to 73.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 61 to 71.

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

$$

AZZ152-151330-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
253 PM MST Thu Dec 14 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........28 to 38 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........27 to 37 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........55 to 65 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........60 to 70 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..North around 15 mph shifting to the east
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 5 mph shifting to the
  northeast after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* 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............2823 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 20 to 22 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (62106 knot-ft).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft........24 to 34 degs
*    Above 5000 ft........23 to 33 degs
*    24 hr Trend..........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........58 to 68 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........53 to 63 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 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 then becoming mostly
  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.........19 to 29 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 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........West around 10 mph increasing to around
  20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4343 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 8 knots increasing to southwest 22
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (95546 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 28 to 38.
Highs 44 to 54. Southwest wind around 25 mph. Minimum
Humidity 37 to 47 pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows 25 to 35. Highs 47 to 57. Light winds. Minimum Humidity
30 to 40 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 55 to 65. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 21 to 31 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 59 to 69.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 57 to 67.

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

$$

AZZ153-151330-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
253 PM MST Thu Dec 14 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........21 to 31 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............59 to 69 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........47 to 57 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............16 to 26 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3133 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 10 to 11 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Fair (34463 knot-ft).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........20 to 30 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............59 to 69 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 15 mph becoming west
  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..........46 to 56 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............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........West around 15 mph increasing to around
  25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3156 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northeast 6 knots shifting to the
  southwest 14 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (44184 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Colder. Snow showers likely. Lows 22 to 32.
Highs 37 to 47. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity
37 to 47 pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
21 to 31. Highs 42 to 52. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 30 to
39 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 50 to 60. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 21 to 29 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 53 to 63.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 51 to 61.

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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