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FNUS55 KTWC 272242
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
342 PM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY...

RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING...

FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Strong winds will develop early Friday and continue
well into the evening hours resulting in Red Flag conditions across
zones 150-152. Humidity levels will be a bit higher. Much drier air
will invade the region Friday night with gusty winds Saturday mainly
across southeast areas. Much lighter winds are expected Sunday with
a strong warming trend next week.

AZZ150-281430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
342 PM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........57 to 67 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............45 to 55 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........81 to 91 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............11 to 21 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts
  to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........49 to 59 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............19 to 29 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 27 to 31 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest around 25 mph with gusts
  to 35 mph decreasing to around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 25 mph increasing to
  northwest around 45 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........73 to 83 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............6 to 13 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
  mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 40 mph becoming north
  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...Clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 79 to 89. Light winds. Minimum
Humidity 6 to 11 pct.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 85 to 95.
Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 9 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 66. Highs 87 to 97.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 58 to 68. Highs 92 to 102.

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AZZ151-281430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
342 PM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........47 to 57 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........50 to 60 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........54 to 64 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........78 to 88 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........68 to 78 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........23 to 33 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Southwest around 20 mph increasing
  to west around 30 mph in the afternoon with gusts to 45 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7518 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 24 to 30 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (225540 knot-ft).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........43 to 53 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........39 to 49 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........28 to 38 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........36 to 46 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 17 to 22 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40
  mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........67 to 77 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........56 to 66 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........7 to 16 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........9 to 19 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 40 mph decreasing to
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............10768 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 23 to 25 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (269200 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 73 to 83. North wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 12 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 78 to 88. West wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 10 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 81 to 91. Southwest wind
around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 11 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 59. Highs 82 to 92.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 86 to 96.

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

$$

AZZ152-281430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
342 PM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........50 to 60 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........49 to 59 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust. Slight
  chance of showers and thunderstorms north of Safford.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........76 to 86 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........67 to 77 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........13 to 24 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........22 to 32 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
  mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct north of Safford.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 2.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8107 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 28 to 34 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (275638 knot-ft).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
  far eastern part.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........41 to 51 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........27 to 37 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........30 to 40 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 21 to 25 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West around 30 mph decreasing to
  around 20 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  sunny. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........64 to 74 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........53 to 63 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........8 to 16 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........13 to 23 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts
  to 40 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest around 30 mph decreasing to
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............12946 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 25 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (375434 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 69 to 79. Northwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 14 pct.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 77 to 87. West
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 12 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 79 to 89.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 59. Highs 82 to 92.

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

$$

AZZ153-281430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
342 PM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........40 to 50 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............61 to 71 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 18 to 22 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........61 to 71 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............26 to 36 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
  mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 35 mph increasing to around
  45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7976 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 28 to 37 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (295112 knot-ft).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........32 to 42 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............40 to 50 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 20 to 24 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West around 30 mph with gusts to 45
  mph becoming northwest around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 50 mph becoming northwest
  and decreasing to around 20 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny then becoming partly
  cloudy. Slight chance of showers, thunderstorms and snow showers.
* Max Temperature..........53 to 63 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 7 to 11 degs.
* Min Humidity.............15 to 25 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 12 to 15 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. North around 15 mph increasing
  to northwest around 25 mph in the afternoon. Gusts to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 2.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............12414 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........North 23 to 27 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (335178 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 61 to 71. West wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 17 pct.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 68 to 78. West
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 9 to 15 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 70 to 80.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 74 to 84.

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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Cerniglia
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