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FNUS55 KTWC 202204
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
304 PM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...STRONG WINDS AND WIDESPREAD VALLEY RAIN AND SIGNIFICANT
MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY MORNING. WINDS AND
PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH SATURDAY FROM WEST TO EAST. MOSTLY DRY
CONDITIONS EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO EARLY MONDAY THEN BACK INTO A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH COOL TEMPERATURES.

AZZ150-211430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
304 PM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........41 TO 51 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............90 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO 50 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 45 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
  AND INCREASING TO AROUND 70 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........51 TO 61 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............47 TO 57 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 TO 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 60 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........34 TO 44 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............86 TO 96 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST AROUND 45 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........55 TO 65 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............40 TO 50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO
  WEST AROUND 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 56
TO 66. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 48 TO 58 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 48 TO 58. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 43 TO 53
PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 49 TO 59. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 41 TO 51 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 51 TO 61.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 55 TO 65.

$$

AZZ151-211430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
304 PM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........90 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........99 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 TO 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..VERY WINDY. SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 55 TO 60 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
  NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS ABOVE 5000 FEET.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........59 TO 69 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..VERY WINDY. WEST AROUND 40 MPH
  DECREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 70 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6458 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 38 TO 42 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (271236 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...........DOWN 3 TO 8 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........90 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........83 TO 93 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. WEST AROUND 25 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 50 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
  AND DECREASING TO AROUND 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3024 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (21168 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 47 TO 57
PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29
TO 39. HIGHS 44 TO 54. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45
TO 55 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 44 TO 54. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 41 TO 51 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 47 TO 57.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 51 TO 61.

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

$$

AZZ152-211430-
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-
304 PM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........90 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........90 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO
  60 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 50 TO 55 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 69 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 71 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 60 TO 65 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6385 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 39 TO 42 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (268170 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
  SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 34 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 10 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........94 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........80 TO 90 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH
  DECREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 50 TO 55 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 57 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 TO 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........46 TO 56 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........47 TO 57 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2818 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 7 TO 8 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (22544 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS
51 TO 61. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 49 TO
59 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 41 TO 51. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 46 TO 56 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 42 TO 52. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 42 TO 52 PCT.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 46 TO
56.

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

$$

AZZ153-211430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
304 PM MST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS...SHOWERS
  AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........25 TO 35 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............94 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO
  AROUND 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........100 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 2300...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........31 TO 41 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............69 TO 79 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 TO 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
  MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 50 TO 55 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........90 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4564 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 30 TO 37 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (168868 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........17 TO 27 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............89 TO 99 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 45 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............50 TO 60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 TO 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............1009 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST 7
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....POOR (7063 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 40 TO
50. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 60 TO 70 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
20 TO 30. HIGHS 32 TO 42. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 55 TO 65 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
16 TO 26. HIGHS 33 TO 43. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 50 TO
60 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 38 TO 48.

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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