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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
307 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A fast moving Pacific weather system will bring a
slight chance of showers west of Tucson through this evening. There
is a better chance of valley rain and mountain snow showers late
tonight and Tuesday. The least favored area for significant
precipitation is southeast of Tucson. Dry conditions will prevail
Tuesday night into early next week. Expect gusty south to southwest
20-foot winds through early Tuesday morning and strong and gusty
southwest to west winds from late Tuesday morning through the early
evening hours Tuesday. Although wind speeds will easily meet
criteria Tuesday, increasing moisture will result in minimum
relative humidity values above 15 percent. Thus, critical fire
weather thresholds are not expected to be met.

AZZ150-272300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
307 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........45 to 55 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............79 to 89 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 25 mph with occasional
  gusts to 25 mph becoming south 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 45 mph increasing to
  around 55 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Max Temperature..........59 to 69 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............39 to 49 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........50 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........34 to 44 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Max Humidity.............63 to 73 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  northeast after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........62 to 72 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............16 to 26 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 21 to 25 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 68 to 78. Northeast wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 21 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 74 to 84. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 10 to 19 pct.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 75 to 85. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 19 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 73 to 83.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 74 to 84.

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AZZ151-272300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
307 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........41 to 51 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........36 to 46 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........74 to 84 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........77 to 87 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph with occasional
  gusts to 30 mph becoming south around 10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 40 mph increasing to
  around 55 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........55 to 65 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........40 to 50 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........53 to 63 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 55 mph becoming west
  and decreasing to around 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............4797 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 24 to 27 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (129519 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........29 to 39 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........26 to 36 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........77 to 87 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........79 to 89 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph in the evening
  becoming light after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........60 to 70 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 28 to 32 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............5679 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 6 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Fair (34074 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 65 to 75. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 12 to 22 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 70 to 80. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 19 pct.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 71 to 81. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 10 to 19 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 70 to 80.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 70 to 80.

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

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AZZ152-272300-
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-
307 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........40 to 50 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........36 to 46 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........69 to 79 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 81 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph
  in the evening decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 35 mph increasing to
  around 55 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........54 to 64 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........45 to 55 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........37 to 47 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 16 to 20 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 60 mph becoming west
  and decreasing to around 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6651 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 27 to 32 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (212832 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........26 to 36 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........25 to 35 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........84 to 94 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........77 to 87 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Northwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts
  to 35 mph becoming north around 10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 35 mph decreasing to around
  25 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........57 to 67 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........49 to 59 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........22 to 32 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 22 to 26 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 15 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............5904 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........East 6 knots shifting to the southeast
  in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Fair (35424 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 61 to 71. East wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 64 to 74. East wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 23 pct.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 68 to 78. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 21 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 67 to 77.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 68 to 78.

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

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AZZ153-272300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
307 PM MST Mon Feb 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Cloudy. Showers and snow showers.
* Min Temperature..........31 to 41 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............86 to 96 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph
  decreasing to 5 to 15 mph overnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 30 mph increasing to
  around 60 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........90 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and snow
  showers.
* Max Temperature..........40 to 50 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............54 to 64 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 55 mph becoming west
  and decreasing to around 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........90 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5689 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 30 to 32 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (182048 knot-ft).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........19 to 29 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 degs.
* Max Humidity.............85 to 95 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph
  becoming north around 10 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 35 mph decreasing to around
  25 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Sunny.
* Max Temperature..........46 to 56 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............31 to 41 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 23 to 27 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 20 mph decreasing to around
  10 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4961 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northeast 8 knots shifting to the south
  5 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Fair (24805 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 52 to 62. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 22 to 32 pct.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 27 to 37. Highs 55 to 65. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 20 to 30 pct.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 58 to 68. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 18 to 28 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 58 to 68.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 59 to 69.

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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