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
530 AM MST THU SEP 18 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...PLENTIFUL TROPICAL MOISTURE WITH WIDESPREAD SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH TODAY...ESPECIALLY EAST AND SOUTH
OF TUCSON. THERE IS ENOUGH RESIDUAL MOISTURE FOR A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

AZZ150-182200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
530 AM MST THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........83 TO 93 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............58 TO 68 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................1 IN THE MORNING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........67 TO 77 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............80 TO 90 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
     LIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........84 TO 94 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............49 TO 59 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
     LIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 69 TO 79. HIGHS 85 TO 95. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
38 TO 48 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
68 TO 78. HIGHS 87 TO 97. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO
44 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
68 TO 78. HIGHS 88 TO 98. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO
41 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 67 TO 77. HIGHS 88 TO 98.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 66 TO 76. HIGHS 89 TO 99.

$$

AZZ151-182200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
530 AM MST THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
  MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 86 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........59 TO 74 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........58 TO 73 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........75 TO 90 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................1 IN THE MORNING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3962 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 13 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (59430 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 74 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........52 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........82 TO 97 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........96 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
     BECOMING LIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 60 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 TO 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
     LIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5654 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (56540 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 59 TO 74. HIGHS 75 TO 90. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
47 TO 62 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 60 TO 75. HIGHS 77 TO 92. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 42 TO 57 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
61 TO 76. HIGHS 77 TO 92. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 42 TO
57 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 60 TO 75. HIGHS 77 TO 92.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 60 TO 75. HIGHS 78 TO 93.

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

$$

AZZ152-182200-
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-
530 AM MST THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
  MORNING. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........67 TO 81 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........58 TO 73 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........58 TO 73 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 85 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING NORTH
     AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1 IN THE MORNING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............1889 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 15 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
  14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (26446 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........58 TO 70 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........51 TO 63 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........87 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........95 TO 100 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........74 TO 86 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........44 TO 59 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........57 TO 72 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4365 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 8 TO 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (52380 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 71. HIGHS 73 TO 88. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
45 TO 60 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 57 TO 71. HIGHS 75 TO 90. EAST WIND AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 43 TO 58 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 59 TO 71. HIGHS 74 TO 89. SOUTHEAST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 44 TO 59 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 72. HIGHS 74 TO 89.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 72. HIGHS 76 TO 91.

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

$$

AZZ153-182200-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
530 AM MST THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64 TO 74 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............63 TO 73 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
     NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........70 PCT.
* LAL......................1 IN THE MORNING...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3432 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 9 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (30888 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........51 TO 61 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............95 TO 100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE EVENING...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........68 TO 78 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............59 TO 69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5759 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (57590 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 71 TO 81. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
52 TO 62 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 72 TO 82. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
45 TO 55 PCT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 71 TO 81. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 46 TO 56 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 72 TO 82.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 73 TO 83.

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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