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
325 AM MST THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...STRONG WINDS AND
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...STRONG WINDS AND
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

.DISCUSSION...LESS WIND TODAY...THEN INCREASING AGAIN FRIDAY AND
BECOME STRONG AND GUSTY SATURDAY AS ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
MOVES ACROSS THE AREA. ALTHOUGH CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE POSSIBLE BOTH FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...MOISTURE WILL BE ON THE
INCREASE FROM WEST TO EAST SATURDAY WHICH MAY LIMIT THE OVERALL
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXCEPT FOR EASTERN PORTIONS OF
152.

AZZ150-242230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
325 AM MST THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........82 TO 92 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............6 TO 13 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........53 TO 63 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............25 TO 35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
     AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........81 TO 91 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............8 TO 18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 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
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 74 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 23 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 69 TO 79. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 75 TO 85. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 18 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 81 TO 91.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 64. HIGHS 83 TO 93.

$$

AZZ151-242230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
325 AM MST THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...STRONG WINDS AND
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........76 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 80 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........6 TO 11 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........9 TO 15 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8854 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (106248 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........78 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 80 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........7 TO 12 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........9 TO 17 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7515 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 14 TO 22 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (165330 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 60. HIGHS 70 TO 85. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 27 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 48. HIGHS 64 TO 79. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 29 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 82. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 22 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 89.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 60. HIGHS 76 TO 91.

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

$$

AZZ152-242230-
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-
325 AM MST THU APR 24 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...STRONG WINDS AND
HIGH FIRE DANGER...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...STRONG WINDS AND
HIGH FIRE DANGER...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........77 TO 87 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........6 TO 10 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........8 TO 18 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9080 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 4 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (108960 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 56 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 35 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........20 TO 34 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  EARLY.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........79 TO 89 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........6 TO 11 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........8 TO 17 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9839 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 23 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (226297 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING DUST. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 58. HIGHS 69 TO 84. WEST WIND AROUND 25
MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 24 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 80. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 25 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 51. HIGHS 66 TO 81. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 25 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 70 TO 85.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 87.

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

$$

AZZ153-242230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
325 AM MST THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........68 TO 78 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............8 TO 11 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7667 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 13 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (99671 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........38 TO 48 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............26 TO 36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST EARLY.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO
     AROUND 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............5 MODERATE.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........69 TO 79 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............9 TO 14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9778 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  24 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (234672 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48.
HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO
25 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 57 TO 67. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 29 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 59 TO 69. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 26 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 65 TO 75.

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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