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
319 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A STORM SYSTEM WILL DRIVE A STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL
DEVELOP TODAY...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS THEN EASE THIS
EVENING. EXPECT SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS MORNING...BECOMING WIDESPREAD
THIS AFTERNOON WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM. THEN WIDELY
SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TUESDAY INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY.  THE
SNOW LEVEL WILL BE NEAR 8000 FT TODAY AND DROP TO 5-6000 FEET BEHIND
THE FRONT TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. DRY AND WARMER CONDITIONS WILL
RETURN THURSDAY ONWARD.

AZZ150-022300-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
319 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. SHOWERS DEVELOPING WITH A SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........56 TO 66 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............58 TO 68 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. SOUTHWEST WIND INCREASING TO 20 TO
  30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 50 TO 55 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY
  DURING THE EVENING AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AN EVENING THUNDERSTORM.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............93 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT. EVENING GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 50 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........57 TO 67 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............44 TO 54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO
48. HIGHS 58 TO 68. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO 43 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 62 TO 72.
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 65 TO 75. NORTHEAST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 70 TO
80.

$$

AZZ151-022300-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
319 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF MORNING SHOWERS
  THEN OCCASIONAL SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........55 TO 67 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 58 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 69 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 71 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 26 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. SOUTH WIND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30
  MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. WINDS EVEN STRONGER ABOVE 6000 FT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 55 TO 60 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3878 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 17 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  34 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (131852 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY THIS EVENING
  THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY
  THIS EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........92 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........85 TO 95 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH LATE EVENING. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE
  EVENING.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 45 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........53 TO 65 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........31 TO 46 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 53 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 TO 23 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6305 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (63050 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43.
HIGHS 51 TO 66. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 44
PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 43. HIGHS 53 TO 68. NORTHEAST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO 43 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 44. HIGHS 56 TO 71. EAST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 33 PCT.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 62 TO
77.

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

$$

AZZ152-022300-
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-
319 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 67 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 62 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 64 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 28 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. SOUTH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. EVEN STRONGER WINDS ABOVE 6000 FT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 55 TO 60 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4796 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 16 KNOTS INCREASING TO 32 KNOTS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (153472 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS WITH A
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING DIMINISHING TO JUST A
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 40 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........87 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........89 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 27 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10
  TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. EVENING GUSTS TO 35 MPH. STRONGER WINDS
  ABOVE 6000 FT MAINLY DURING THE EVENING.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 45 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 44 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 53 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 TO 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 50 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5789 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (86835 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 49 TO 64. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 44
PCT.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 51 TO
66. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 40 PCT.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 59 TO
74.

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

$$

AZZ153-022300-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
319 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS
  AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........46 TO 56 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............57 TO 67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 34 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. SOUTH 15 TO 30 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS UP
  TO 50 MPH HIGHER TERRAIN.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 45 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3960 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 19 TO 26 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (102960 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS...MAINLY THIS
  EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........24 TO 34 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............87 TO 97 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 15 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH LATE EVENING. EVENING GUSTS TO 45 MPH ACROSS HIGHER
  TERRAIN.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 45 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2000...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........42 TO 52 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............41 TO 51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 23 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH BECOMING WEST
  AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5330 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST 14
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (74620 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 43 TO 53. NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 36 TO 46 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 44 TO 54. EAST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 39 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 47 TO 57. EAST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 33 PCT.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 54 TO
65.

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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