Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
514 AM MST SAT SEP 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
EXPECT SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES TO EXPAND TO THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS TODAY...INCLUDING PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA. BEST
CHANCES REMAIN OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF SOUTH-CENTRAL ARIZONA.
HUMIDITIES AND STORM CHANCES TREND DOWNWARD SUNDAY. ANTICIPATE
SIMILAR WIND PATTERNS TODAY WITH SOMEWHAT STRONGER SOUTHERLY WINDS
OVER THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY...LESS SO SUNDAY.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

NOTE...ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER FORECAST INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
IN THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION. SEE PRODUCT PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-210015-
WEST CENTRAL DESERTS/NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/GREATER PHOENIX
AREA/SOUTHWEST DESERTS/SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/
NORTHWEST AND NORTH-CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
PHOENIX BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
514 AM MST SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................92-100.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................24-35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......9000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 3 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................72-82.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................55-69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................92-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......10000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 6 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 71-81. HIGHS 94-103. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 71-81. HIGHS 95-104. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 71-81. HIGHS 96-105. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 72-82. HIGHS 94-103.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 65-78. HIGHS 89-99.

$$

AZZ133-210015-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
514 AM MST SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................79-94.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................30-49 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-73.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................64-81 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................78-94.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................27-44 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60-72. HIGHS 79-95. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-72. HIGHS 80-96. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-72. HIGHS 81-97. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60-72. HIGHS 78-95.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 58-72. HIGHS 75-91.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-210015-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
514 AM MST SAT SEP 20 2014 /514 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................95-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................22-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........9500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 11 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................73-77.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................43-57 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................95-101.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 5 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 72-77. HIGHS 97-103. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 72-79. HIGHS 99-104. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 73-79. HIGHS 100-105. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 75-79. HIGHS 98-104.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 66-79. HIGHS 94-100.

$$

CAZ230-210015-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
514 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................80-96.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................64-74.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-44 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................80-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-74. HIGHS 83-98. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 65-75. HIGHS 84-99. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 65-76. HIGHS 85-100. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 62-76. HIGHS 84-99.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-73. HIGHS 78-94.

$$

CAZ232-210015-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
514 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................91-100.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................74-78.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................38-50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................90-100.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................13-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 73-79. HIGHS 93-103. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 74-80. HIGHS 95-105. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 75-81. HIGHS 95-105. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 74-81. HIGHS 94-105.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 67-80. HIGHS 90-100.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH THROUGH MONDAY SEPTEMBER
29TH...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.





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