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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
223 PM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Dry conditions through tonight. Expect scattered
valley rain and mountain snow showers Saturday afternoon and
evening. Precipitation will end east of Tucson by midday Sunday,
then dry through next Friday. Saturday afternoon into the evening,
expect southwest to northwest 20-foot winds at 20 mph with gusts
up to 30 mph. Sunday gusty northwest winds will favor the Upper
Gila River Valley including Safford. Otherwise, 20-foot winds will
be terrain driven mainly less than 15 mph at other times.




AZZ150-201430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
223 PM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........43 to 53 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............58 to 68 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 20 to 24 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 20 mph increasing to
  around 30 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Max Temperature..........53 to 63 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 16 to 20 degs.
* Min Humidity.............27 to 37 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 45 to 50 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........29 to 39 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 11 to 15 degs.
* Max Humidity.............60 to 70 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........52 to 62 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............17 to 27 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 58 to 68. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 10 to 18 pct.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34 to 44. Highs
64 to 74. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 8 to 17 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 65 to 75.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 60 to 70.

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AZZ151-201430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
223 PM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........39 to 49 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........35 to 45 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........47 to 57 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........49 to 59 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........54 to 64 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........46 to 56 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 11 to 15 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........34 to 44 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........42 to 52 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 27 to 31 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. South around 20 mph shifting to
  the west in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5179 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 19 knots shifting to the west in
  the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (124296 knot-ft).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........23 to 33 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........21 to 31 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 13 to 17 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........78 to 88 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........76 to 86 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 23 to 27 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 45 mph becoming west
  around 30 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........47 to 57 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........38 to 48 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 20 to 24 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 45 to 50 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4249 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 13 knots shifting to the
  northwest 16 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (67984 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 54 to 64. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 9 to 19 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 58 to 68. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 9 to 17 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 62 to 72. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 8 to 16 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 62 to 72.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 29 to 39. Highs 54 to 64.

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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AZZ152-201430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
223 PM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........35 to 45 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........32 to 42 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........50 to 60 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........46 to 56 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........56 to 66 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........49 to 59 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........29 to 39 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........36 to 46 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 26 to 30 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. South around 20 mph increasing to
  southwest around 30 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 35 mph increasing to
  around 45 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6593 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........South 22 knots increasing to southwest
  32 knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (210976 knot-ft).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
  cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated snow showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........23 to 33 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 10 to 14 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........76 to 86 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........67 to 77 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 23 to 27 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest around 45 mph becoming west
  around 35 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........46 to 56 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........37 to 47 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........19 to 29 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 19 to 23 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..West 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northwest 45 to 50 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3850 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 15 to 18 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (69300 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 19 to 29. Highs 49 to 59. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 11 to 21 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 53 to 63. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 9 to 18 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26 to 36. Highs 57 to 67. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 9 to 17 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 57 to 67.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 35. Highs 52 to 62.

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

$$

AZZ153-201430-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
223 PM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Min Temperature..........30 to 40 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 5 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............48 to 58 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
  snow showers.
* Max Temperature..........45 to 55 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............35 to 45 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 22 to 26 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........60 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............4266 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 17 knots shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (93852 knot-ft).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers.
* Min Temperature..........17 to 27 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 degs.
* Max Humidity.............79 to 89 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 30 to 34 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........60 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  sunny.
* Max Temperature..........36 to 46 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 8 to 12 degs.
* Min Humidity.............22 to 32 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 45 mph becoming northwest
  around 35 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............4093 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Northwest 19 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (77767 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 17 to 27. Highs 42 to 52. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 12 to 19 pct.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 21 to 31. Highs
49 to 59. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 10 to 18 pct.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 49 to 59.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 22 to 32. Highs 46 to 56.

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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