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

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FNUS55 KPSR 271034
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
334 AM MST TUE SEP 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE CURRENTLY CENTERED TO THE SOUTH OF ARIZONA
WILL CIRCULATE MOISTURE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY
LEADING TO A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AS WELL AS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING THUNDERSTORMS. A BETTER CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AS WELL AS
SOME DESERT BLOWING DUST CAN BE EXPECTED IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA
TODAY. HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE ELEVATED BOTH DAYS...WITH MOST LOCALES
ABOVE 24 PERCENT. WELL BELOW NORMAL HIGH TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL WARM
SEVERAL DEGREES AND APPROACH NORMAL LEVELS ON WEDNESDAY. BREEZY
MOSTLY EAST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY...ESPECIALLY OVER SOUTH
CENTRAL ARIZONA...WITH WINDS TAPERING OFF SOME ON WEDNESDAY.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

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

AZZ132-272245-
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-
334 AM MST TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON MAINLY SOUTH
  CENTRAL DESERTS. PATCHY BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................85-90.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................26-31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT WEST TO 30 PERCENT EAST.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......9000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHEAST 7 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY BLOWING
  DUST IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................67-77.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................53-63 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................88-93.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................25-30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......12100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHEAST 11 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 68-78. HIGHS 88-93. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 68-78. HIGHS 90-95. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 65-75. HIGHS 90-95. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-71. HIGHS 88-93.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-70. HIGHS 87-91.

$$

AZZ133-272245-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
334 AM MST TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................72-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................27-37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................30 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 3 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................51-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................56-83 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................30 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................75-90.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................26-40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 53-71. HIGHS 76-89. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52-70. HIGHS 77-91. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-70. HIGHS 78-91. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-69. HIGHS 77-90.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-69. HIGHS 77-89.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-272245-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
334 AM MST TUE SEP 27 2016 /334 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................88-92.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................26-31 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........10700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........EAST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................71-75.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................50-59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................91-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................23-28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 0 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........12400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........EAST 3 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 70-75. HIGHS 92-96. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 69-74. HIGHS 92-96. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 65-73. HIGHS 93-97. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 59-70. HIGHS 89-93.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 59-66. HIGHS 88-92.

$$

CAZ230-272245-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
334 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................74-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................31-38 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................20 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 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.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................52-69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................76-88.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................25-35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59-70. HIGHS 78-89. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-70. HIGHS 79-90. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-69. HIGHS 79-91. WEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 50-64. HIGHS 75-86.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50-63. HIGHS 75-86.

$$

CAZ232-272245-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
334 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................84-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................26-33 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................13 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................69-74.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................49-61 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS . SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................88-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................21-29 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 70-74. HIGHS 88-95. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 69-74. HIGHS 89-96. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 65-73. HIGHS 89-96. WEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 60-69. HIGHS 85-92.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-67. HIGHS 85-91.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY OCTOBER 4TH THROUGH THURSDAY OCTOBER
6TH...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.



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