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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
319 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL RESULT IN GUSTY WINDS
INTO THIS EVENING AND AGAIN ON SATURDAY...WITH 20-FOOT WIND SPEEDS
GENERALLY FROM THE SOUTHWEST AT 15-25 MPH ALONG WITH GUSTS UP TO
35 MPH. THE STRONGEST WIND SPEEDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE HIGHER
TERRAIN. PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL INCREASE ACROSS FAR NORTHERN
AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA BEGINNING SATURDAY WITH
WIDESPREAD VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW BY EARLY MONDAY AND
CONTINUING THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED VALLEY
RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY...WITH THE BEST CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION TO OCCUR EAST OF
TUCSON.


AZZ150-272345-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
319 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........68 TO 78 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............21 TO 31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........46 TO 56 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............66 TO 76 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 23 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........65 TO 75 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............40 TO 50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 55.
HIGHS 65 TO 75. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 39 TO
49 PCT.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO
55. HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 46 TO 56 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS
57 TO 67. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45 TO
55 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO
46. HIGHS 58 TO 68.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 62 TO 72.

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AZZ151-272345-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
319 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........64 TO 76 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........53 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........16 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6109 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (122180 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 71 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........58 TO 73 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 73 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........48 TO 63 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 48 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 59 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4561 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 21 TO 29 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (132269 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 52.
HIGHS 59 TO 74. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO
45 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 53. HIGHS 55 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 40 TO 55 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 33 TO 45. HIGHS 51 TO 66. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 41 TO 56 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO
42. HIGHS 51 TO 65.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 40. HIGHS 54 TO 69.

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

$$

AZZ152-272345-
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 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 26 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 40 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING
  TO SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7364 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 13 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  21 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (154644 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 48 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........57 TO 72 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 70 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........61 TO 73 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........49 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 48 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 58 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4316 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 12 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (129480 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. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS
57 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO
44 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS
54 TO 69. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 36 TO
51 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS
52 TO 67. WEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 37 TO 52 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO
38. HIGHS 50 TO 65.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO
35. HIGHS 51 TO 66.

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

$$

AZZ153-272345-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
319 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........50 TO 60 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............26 TO 36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6071 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTH 19
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (115349 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........32 TO 42 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............75 TO 85 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........48 TO 58 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............54 TO 64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 25 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4253 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 16 TO 25 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (106325 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 48 TO 58.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 50 TO 60 PCT.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 31 TO
41. HIGHS 46 TO 56. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
49 TO 59 PCT.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS
44 TO 54. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 50 TO 60 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS.
LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 42 TO 52.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

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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