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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest and South-Central
Arizona and Southeast California
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
407 AM MST Wed Mar 1 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry westerly flow aloft will develop across the region through
Thursday. As a result, mostly clear skies are forecast with a
warming and drying trend. Minimum relative humidity today will
range from 15 percent in southeast California to 30 percent in
southern Gila County. Minimum relative humidity on Thursday will
decrease into the 10 to 20 percent range. North to northeast wind
in the 8 to 15 mph range expected. Good overnight recovery.


Note...Additional Fire Weather Forecast information can be found
in the Area Forecast Discussion. See product PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-012315-
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-
407 AM MST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................64-70.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................17-24 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................19 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......6300 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......North 6 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Clear.
* Min Temperature.................41-51.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................38-60 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................28 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................70-77.
*    24 hr trend..................7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................13-18 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................6 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......5700 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......East 11 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Good.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 46-56. Highs 75-82. Northeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 74-81. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 73-79. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 73-80.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 77-82.

$$

AZZ133-012315-
Southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest Foothills-
Southern Tonto NF/West San Carlos BIA/South Portion Ft Apache BIA/
CAZ-
407 AM MST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................53-65.
*    24 hr trend..................6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................22-28 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................32 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Clear.
* Min Temperature.................30-42.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................50-73 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................27 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................60-73.
*    24 hr trend..................7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................16-23 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northeast 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 35-50. Highs 64-77. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38-51. Highs 65-77. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-51. Highs 63-75. South winds
10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-50. Highs 65-76.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-52. Highs 67-78.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-012315-
Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado River Valley AZ-
Lower Colorado River Valley CA-
407 AM MST Wed Mar 1 2017 /307 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017/

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................67-71.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................14-19 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................18 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 15 to 25 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.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........6000 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........North 13 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Very good.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Clear.
* Min Temperature.................45-49.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................29-43 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................35 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................72-76.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................12-17 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northeast 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.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........3500 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........North 11 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Fair.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 47-54. Highs 77-81. North winds 5 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-55. Highs 79-83. South winds
5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51-55. Highs 77-81. South winds 5 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51-56. Highs 78-82.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52-58. Highs 80-84.

$$

CAZ230-012315-
Joshua Tree National Park-
307 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................56-67.
*    24 hr trend..................6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................11-18 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................19 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 20 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.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Clear.
* Min Temperature.................40-45.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................28-42 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................16 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northeast 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................61-72.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................10-16 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northeast 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.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-50. Highs 67-75. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46-51. Highs 67-77. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-51. Highs 65-76. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45-51. Highs 66-76.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-54. Highs 68-78.

$$

CAZ232-012315-
Imperial County And Eastern Riverside County-
307 AM PST Wed Mar 1 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................65-72.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................12-17 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................18 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 20 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.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Clear.
* Min Temperature.................45-50.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................25-37 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................35 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Sunny.
* Max Temperature.................70-75.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................9-14 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..North 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northeast 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.........5 or moderate potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-54. Highs 75-79. North winds 5 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49-54. Highs 76-81. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-54. Highs 74-79. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-56. Highs 75-79.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 51-58. Highs 77-82.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Wednesday March 8th through Friday March
10th: Above normal temperatures and below median precipitation.



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