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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
420 AM MST Thu Mar 30 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Afternoon breezes will continue today along with
warmer temperatures. Another weather system will then move in late
Friday with gusty winds. Red flag conditions possible Friday
afternoon across far southern fire weather zone 152. This system
will also bring a chance of showers mainly northeast of Tucson
Friday through Sunday.


AZZ150-302300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
420 AM MST Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........79 to 89 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Min Humidity.............8 to 13 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 10 mph increasing to
  southwest around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 15 mph increasing to around
  25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........48 to 58 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............32 to 42 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 40 mph increasing to around
  50 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  sunny.
* Max Temperature..........63 to 73 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 14 to 18 degs.
* Min Humidity.............10 to 16 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 50 mph decreasing to around
  35 mph in the afternoon.
* 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
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 68 to 78. West
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 15 to 21 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 75 to 85. West wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 19 pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 77 to 87. Southwest
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 11 to 18 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 73 to 83.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 76 to 86.

$$

AZZ151-302300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
420 AM MST Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........75 to 85 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........65 to 75 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........8 to 15 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........9 to 16 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 15 mph increasing to around
  25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............8989 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 8 knots increasing to
  southwest 22 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (197758 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........44 to 54 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........36 to 46 pct.
*    Above 5000 ft.........36 to 46 pct.
* 24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 35 mph becoming west
  and increasing to around 55 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........60 to 70 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........51 to 61 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 12 to 16 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........10 to 18 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........13 to 21 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 55 mph decreasing to around
  35 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............7883 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 23 to 25 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (197075 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 61 to 71. West
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 17 to 27 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 69 to 79. Northwest
wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 13 to 23 pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 71 to 81. Southwest
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 20 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 68 to 78.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 51. Highs 71 to 81.

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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AZZ152-302300-
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-
420 AM MST Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........73 to 83 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........64 to 74 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........8 to 14 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........9 to 19 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............10012 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 5 knots increasing to southwest 23
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (230276 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........42 to 52 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........32 to 42 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 18 to 22 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 35 mph becoming west
  and increasing to around 55 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........60 to 70 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........52 to 62 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........9 to 18 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........13 to 23 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 55 mph becoming west
  and decreasing to around 40 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8467 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 25 to 31 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (262477 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 57 to 67. West wind around
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 65 to 75. Northwest
wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 15 to 25 pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 69 to 79. Southwest
wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 22 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 48. Highs 65 to 75.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. 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)

$$

AZZ153-302300-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
420 AM MST Thu Mar 30 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........62 to 72 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............12 to 19 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 15 mph increasing to
  southwest around 25 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8475 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 5 knots increasing to west 24
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (203400 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........33 to 43 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............44 to 54 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 35 mph increasing to
  around 60 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and
  snow showers.
* Max Temperature..........47 to 57 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 degs.
* Min Humidity.............14 to 24 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 50 mph decreasing to around
  40 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.
* Mixing Height............8338 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 26 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (216788 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers, slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 46 to 56.
Northwest wind around 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 30 to 40 pct.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Slight chance of showers. Lows
32 to 42. Highs 58 to 68. Northwest wind around 25 mph. Minimum
Humidity 21 to 31 pct.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 60 to 70. West wind
around 30 mph. Minimum Humidity 18 to 28 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 56 to 66.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 60 to 70.

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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