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
258 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE REGION
INTO SATURDAY...RESULTING IN A CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN
SNOW ESPECIALLY SOUTH AND EAST OF A TUCSON TO SAFFORD LINE. THIS
SYSTEM MAY ALSO PRODUCE SOME GUSTY EAST WINDS. DRY CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED BEHIND THE SYSTEM SUNDAY AND MONDAY. ANOTHER SYSTEM MAY
IMPACT THE REGION TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY OF NEXT WEEK.

AZZ150-031500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
258 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........35 TO 45 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............50 TO 60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 13 TO 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO
  EAST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........58 TO 68 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............29 TO 39 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 TO 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........36 TO 46 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............56 TO 66 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........60 TO 70 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............24 TO 34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 25 TO 30 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
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 61 TO 71. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO 31 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 59 TO 69. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO 35 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 56 TO 66. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 26 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 58 TO
71.

$$

AZZ151-031500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
258 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........70 TO 80 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 29 TO 33 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 19 TO 23 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  NORTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7381 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 12 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (110715 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........74 TO 84 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........76 TO 86 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 TO 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4822 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 8 TO 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (57864 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 57 TO 67. SOUTH WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO 36 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO
42. HIGHS 55 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO
39. HIGHS 53 TO 63. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 32 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 55 TO
67.

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

$$

AZZ152-031500-
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-
258 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........82 TO 92 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........77 TO 87 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 28 TO 32 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 67 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 24 TO 28 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........EAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2217 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 14 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (33255 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........26 TO 36 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........76 TO 86 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........80 TO 90 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 61 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 TO 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3537 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 7 TO 11 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (38907 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 32 TO 42 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO
38. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 33 TO 43 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO
36. HIGHS 49 TO 59. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 50 TO
64.

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

$$

AZZ153-031500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
258 PM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
  AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........24 TO 34 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............78 TO 88 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 27 TO 31 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
  AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........41 TO 51 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............46 TO 56 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 20 TO 24 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6193 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (92895 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........22 TO 32 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............74 TO 84 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........43 TO 53 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 TO 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4289 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 9 TO 11 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (47179 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 44 TO 54. WEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 36 TO 46 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 42 TO 52. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 39 TO 49 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
18 TO 28. HIGHS 41 TO 51. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO
35 PCT.
.THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 27. HIGHS 42 TO
55.

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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