Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
331 AM MST MON MAY 2 2016

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...DRY CONDITIONS WITH A STRONG WARMING TREND THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. EXPECT A FEW EASTERLY/SOUTHEASTERLY BREEZES DURING THE
MORNING HOURS THROUGH THE GILA RIVER VALLEY. SOUTHWESTERLY
GUSTINESS PICKS UP AREA-WIDE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. STRONGER
WINDS WILL OCCUR THURSDAY INTO THE WEEKEND AS ANOTHER STORM
SYSTEM IMPACTS THE REGION...WITH CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
A POSSIBILITY FOR SOME SPOTS ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

AZZ150-022315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
331 AM MST MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........79 TO 89 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15 TO 25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........54 TO 64 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............34 TO 44 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........85 TO 95 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............9 TO 19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 66. HIGHS 86 TO 96. SOUTH WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 13 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS ON FRIDAY. PATCHY BLOWING DUST. LOWS 51 TO 68.
HIGHS 77 TO 95. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 22
PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ON SATURDAY. LOWS 46 TO 57. HIGHS 70 TO 82.

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AZZ151-022315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
331 AM MST MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 84 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 74 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........20 TO 30 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10492 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 19 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 9 KNOTS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (94428 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 57 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 91 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 81 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........9 TO 16 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........13 TO 23 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10604 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (74228 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 93. SOUTH WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 6 TO 16 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS ON FRIDAY. PATCHY BLOWING DUST. LOWS 47 TO 62.
HIGHS 76 TO 93. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 5 TO 21 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 69 TO 79.

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

$$

AZZ152-022315-
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-
331 AM MST MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........70 TO 81 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 71 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........14 TO 24 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8444 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 22 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 12
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (101328 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 61 PCT.
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 67 PCT.
* 24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........77 TO 88 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........68 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........8 TO 18 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........16 TO 26 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12705 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 12 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 8
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (101640 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 80
TO 91. SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 7 TO 19 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY BLOWING DUST. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 75 TO 85. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND
30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 19 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 68 TO 79.

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

$$

AZZ153-022315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
331 AM MST MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........59 TO 69 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............26 TO 36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1100...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9478 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (151648 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........36 TO 46 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............57 TO 67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........66 TO 76 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18 TO 28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11795 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 10 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (58975 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 52. HIGHS 69
TO 82. SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10
TO 25 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
10 TO 20 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 31 TO 42. HIGHS 59 TO 71.

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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