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

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FNUS55 KPSR 031031
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
331 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...
SEASONABLY COOL WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH ONLY
ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS LINGERING FROM THE STORM SYSTEM SLOWLY EXITING
THE REGION. GUSTY NORTH WINDS UP TO 30 MPH WILL AFFECT PARTS OF THE
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...THOUGH HUMIDITY
LEVELS ONLY TOUCHING JUST BELOW 20 PERCENT AND WET FUELS FROM RECENT
RAINFALL WILL LIMIT ANY FIRE DANGER. OTHERWISE...LITTLE TO NO FIRE
DANGER ELSEWHERE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

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

AZZ132-032230-
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-
331 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS . ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................58-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................37-51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................12 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......7800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................42-52.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................65-89 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................19 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................62-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................20-32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................18 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 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.......8500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......NORTHWEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-50. HIGHS 66-74. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43-53. HIGHS 70-77. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-55. HIGHS 74-81. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 76-82.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-58. HIGHS 77-83.

$$

AZZ133-032230-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
331 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................47-61.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................39-56 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................23 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................33-43.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................75-89 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................15 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................48-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................28-43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30-44. HIGHS 52-68. EAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33-48. HIGHS 59-73. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37-50. HIGHS 62-75. EAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39-50. HIGHS 63-77.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-51. HIGHS 64-78.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-032230-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
331 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015 /231 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................62-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................33-45 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........WEST 6 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................44-52.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................57-74 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................27 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 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.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................64-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................17-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................19 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS 20 TO 30
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 20 TO 30 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.........NORTH 16 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41-53. HIGHS 68-74. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43-55. HIGHS 72-78. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-57. HIGHS 76-82. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-58. HIGHS 79-84.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-59. HIGHS 80-85.

$$

CAZ230-032230-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
231 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................48-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................34-46 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................17 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................34-46.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................50-59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................31 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................50-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................22 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 37-48. HIGHS 54-67. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-52. HIGHS 59-72. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43-55. HIGHS 64-77. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-56. HIGHS 67-80.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 68-81.

$$

CAZ232-032230-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
231 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................58-66.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................37-51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................46-53.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................57-71 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................21 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................61-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................26 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 64-72. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 68-76. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50-59. HIGHS 72-80. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-60. HIGHS 75-84.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-61. HIGHS 75-84.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...TUESDAY MARCH 10TH THROUGH THURSDAY MARCH
12TH...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.





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