Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KTWC 180955
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
255 AM MST Fri Aug 18 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Dry conditions continuing today. Expect scattered
thunderstorms especially east-to-south of Tucson Saturday into
Tuesday. Somewhat less coverage of thunderstorms next Wednesday and
Thursday. However, still enough moisture for isolated to scattered
thunderstorms mainly east of Tucson.

AZZ150-181045-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
255 AM MST Fri Aug 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........96 to 106 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 20 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........South 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........69 to 79 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............43 to 53 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........93 to 103 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............13 to 23 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast 5 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows 70
to 80. Highs 93 to 103. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Minimum Humidity 16
to 26 pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 71 to 81. Highs 93 to 103. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 17 to
27 pct.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 71 to 81. Highs 93 to 103. Light winds. Minimum
Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 71 to 81. Highs 93 to 103.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
71 to 81. Highs 95 to 105.

$$

AZZ151-181045-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
255 AM MST Fri Aug 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny then becoming partly
  cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........90 to 100 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........80 to 90 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 21 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 10
  mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........South 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............11798 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 6 knots shifting to the
  northwest 5 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (58990 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........53 to 63 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........45 to 55 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........55 to 65 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........86 to 96 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........76 to 86 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........22 to 32 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........27 to 37 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
  northeast in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5258 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 12 knots shifting to the
  northeast 13 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (68354 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
53 to 73. Highs 76 to 96. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 32 to 42
pct.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54 to 74. Highs 76 to 96. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 31 to
41 pct.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 74. Highs 76 to 96. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 33 to 43 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 74. Highs 76 to 96.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 74. Highs 78 to 98.

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

$$

AZZ152-181045-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
255 AM MST Fri Aug 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........88 to 98 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........78 to 88 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 10
  mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the
  east in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............11124 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 5 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (55620 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
  and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........63 to 73 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........53 to 63 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........45 to 55 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........55 to 65 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the south
  after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................2.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........82 to 92 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........72 to 82 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........32 to 42 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........37 to 47 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 14 to 18 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East 5 to 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North around 10 mph shifting to the east
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................3.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............4980 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 9 to 12 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (59760 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
50 to 70. Highs 70 to 90. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 37 to 47
pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance of
showers. Lows 51 to 71. Highs 71 to 91. Light winds. Minimum
Humidity 36 to 46 pct.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows
51 to 71. Highs 73 to 93. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 34 to 44
pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 71. Highs 73 to 93.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 71. Highs 74 to 94.

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

$$

AZZ153-181045-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
255 AM MST Fri Aug 18 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........80 to 90 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............16 to 26 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming southwest 5 to 10
  mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........East 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............11684 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northeast 6 knots shifting to the
  southeast 7 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (81788 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........56 to 66 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............46 to 56 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
  northeast after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........76 to 86 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............26 to 36 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Light winds becoming east 5 to 10 mph
  in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........North around 5 mph shifting to the east
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................2 until 1200, then 3.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............8248 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 10 knots shifting to the east
  16 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (131968 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 and thunderstorms. Lows
54 to 64. Highs 74 to 84. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 34 to 44
pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54 to 64. Highs 74 to 84. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 39 to 49
pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and chance of
showers. Lows 54 to 64. Highs 75 to 85. Light winds. Minimum
Humidity 36 to 46 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 64. Highs 76 to 86.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 64. Highs 77 to 87.

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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