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WWUS85 KTWC 041508
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
808 AM MST WED MAY 4 2016

AZZ151-042230-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0009.160505T1900Z-160506T0300Z/
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0010.160506T1900Z-160507T0300Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
808 AM MST WED MAY 4 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
AND A HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151 INCLUDING
EASTERN PIMA...SOUTHEAST PINAL...SANTA CRUZ AND WESTERN COCHISE
COUNTIES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
AND A HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151 INCLUDING
EASTERN PIMA...SOUTHEAST PINAL...SANTA CRUZ AND WESTERN COCHISE
COUNTIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151.

* TIMING...12 PM THROUGH 8 PM BOTH THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  BETWEEN 35 AND 40 MPH THURSDAY. SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS 20 TO
  25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH FRIDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
  WILL LOWER TO BETWEEN 5 AND 14 PERCENT THURSDAY. RELATIVE
  HUMIDITY VALUES FRIDAY WILL RANGE BETWEEN 9 AND 15 PERCENT
  FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARIZONA.

&&

$$

AZZ150-042230-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0009.160505T1900Z-160506T0300Z/
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
808 AM MST WED MAY 4 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
AND A HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150 INCLUDING
WESTERN PIMA...TOHONO OODHAM NATION AND SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL
COUNTIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150.

* TIMING...12 PM THROUGH 8 PM THURSDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  BETWEEN 35 AND 40 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
  WILL LOWER TO BETWEEN 5 AND 14 PERCENT THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARIZONA.

&&

$$

AZZ152-153-042230-
/O.CON.KTWC.FW.A.0010.160506T1900Z-160507T0300Z/
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-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
808 AM MST WED MAY 4 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
AND A HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 152 AND SOUTHERN
PORTIONS OF ZONE 153 INCLUDING EASTERN COCHISE...GRAHAM AND
SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTIES...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152 AND SOUTHERN FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 153.

* TIMING...12 PM THROUGH 8 PM FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20-FT WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH FRIDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
  FRIDAY WILL RANGE BETWEEN 6 AND 14 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP OR ARE ONGOING WILL HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARIZONA.

&&

$$

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