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

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FNUS55 KPSR 281145
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
445 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...
COOL AND DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND MONDAY AS A DRY
NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT PREVAILS OVER THE REGION. EXPECT GENERALLY
LIGHT SURFACE WINDS ACROSS THE DISTRICTS. THE DRIER AIR WILL YIELD
MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES AND WILL KEEP DAYTIME HUMIDITY LEVELS IN THE TEENS
ACROSS THE LOWER DESERTS.

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

AZZ132-282345-
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-
445 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................54-60.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......4000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......CALM.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........POOR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................32-42.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-63 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................56-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......3000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......NORTHWEST 2 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........POOR.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34-44. HIGHS 57-64. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 31-43. HIGHS 45-56.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
27-38. HIGHS 41-49. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27-37. HIGHS 44-51.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-38. HIGHS 51-57.

$$

AZZ133-282345-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
445 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................43-55.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................22-28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................18-34.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................41-61 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................46-58.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21-41. HIGHS 48-60. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 26-41.
HIGHS 44-55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...COLDER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 17-34. HIGHS 31-46. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 17-31. HIGHS 33-46.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18-32. HIGHS 40-53.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-282345-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
445 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014 /345 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................56-61.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 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..........3500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........NORTH 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............MARGINAL.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................33-40.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................34-44 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................57-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 20 TO 30 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..........3500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........NORTH 7 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36-45. HIGHS 58-65. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 31-45. HIGHS 47-53.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
28-38. HIGHS 43-50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28-35. HIGHS 47-53.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29-36. HIGHS 53-60.

$$

CAZ230-282345-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
345 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................43-56.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 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.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................26-37.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................14 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................47-60.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................21-32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 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...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
27-39. HIGHS 45-59. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 21-39. HIGHS 34-46. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
21-33. HIGHS 28-45. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24-33. HIGHS 37-50.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26-35. HIGHS 43-55.

$$

CAZ232-282345-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
345 AM PST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................53-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 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.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................36-40.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................30-62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................55-63.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 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...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
38-46. HIGHS 55-64. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 33-46. HIGHS 43-54.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
31-39. HIGHS 41-51. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31-35. HIGHS 45-54.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-36. HIGHS 51-59.

$$

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






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