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

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FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
245 PM MST MON SEP 29 2014

.DISCUSSION...
UNDER CLEAR SKIES...TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN SLIGHTLY BELOW AVERAGE
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS HUMIDITY LEVEL GENERALLY DECREASE. MINIMUM
AFTERNOON VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 15 TO 20 PERCENT AT LOWER
ELEVATIONS...TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT AROUND MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN. OVERNIGHT
RECOVERY WILL BE GOOD. WINDS WILL BE UNUSUALLY LIGHT WITH LITTLE
GUSTINESS.

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

AZZ132-300945-
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-
245 PM MST MON SEP 29 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................57-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................46-67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................85-93.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 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.......6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......WEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........FAIR.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................60-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................45-65 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................86-94.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING WEST 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.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 60-70. HIGHS 88-97. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 60-71. HIGHS 92-101. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-74. HIGHS 93-101. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-74. HIGHS 92-100.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 67-77. HIGHS 91-98.

$$

AZZ133-300945-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
245 PM MST MON SEP 29 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................51-61.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................45-64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................18 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 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.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................71-85.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................18-26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................51-63.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................42-62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................71-87.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-29 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING WEST 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...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 51-61. HIGHS 76-90. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 51-65. HIGHS 78-93. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 51-67. HIGHS 79-94. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55-68. HIGHS 78-93.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55-68. HIGHS 78-92.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-300945-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
245 PM MST MON SEP 29 2014 /245 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014/

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-66.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................43-65 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................89-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................12-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 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..........7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........NORTHWEST 2 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............MARGINAL.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................65-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................42-59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................89-96.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 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..........7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 62-71. HIGHS 91-98. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 62-73. HIGHS 95-101. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 65-74. HIGHS 96-101. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 65-76. HIGHS 96-101.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 69-76. HIGHS 93-99.

$$

CAZ230-300945-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
245 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................54-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................43-59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................76-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 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.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-68.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-49 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................76-90.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 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...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 56-67. HIGHS 76-91. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 57-72. HIGHS 81-95. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 63-73. HIGHS 82-96. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 63-74. HIGHS 82-96.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 64-74. HIGHS 80-95.

$$

CAZ232-300945-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
245 PM PDT MON SEP 29 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................63-68.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................40-67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................85-95.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 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.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................68-72.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................37-59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................86-96.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 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...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 66-72. HIGHS 87-97. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 66-78. HIGHS 91-101. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 70-78. HIGHS 93-101. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 73-78. HIGHS 92-101.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 73-78. HIGHS 90-99.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY OCTOBER 7TH THROUGH THURSDAY OCTOBER
9TH...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.





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