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
242 PM MST FRI APR 18 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH SOUTHERN ARIZONA
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. SUFFICIENT MOISTURE IS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS
SYSTEM FOR A SLIGHT CHANCE TO A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH SATURDAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS SHOULD GENERALLY
BE LESS THAN A QUARTER INCH.  GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS OF 30 TO 35
MPH NEAR THESE SHOWERS. A RETURN TO DRY CONDITIONS AND ABOVE
AVERAGE TEMPERATURES AGAIN EARLY NEXT WEEK.

AZZ150-191430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
242 PM MST FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........53 TO 63 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............40 TO 50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........78 TO 88 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18 TO 28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 10 MPH
  LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
  BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1100...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............42 TO 52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........82 TO 92 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............11 TO 21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 85 TO 95. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 17 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 66. HIGHS 87 TO 97. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 15 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 83 TO 93.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 14 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 79 TO 89.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 82 TO 92.

$$

AZZ151-191430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
242 PM MST FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE EVENING WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 58 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 67 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........58 TO 73 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 17 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS INCREASING TO A CHANCE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 85 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
  EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11170 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 7 TO 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (145210 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 58 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 66 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 71 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 89 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 80 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........11 TO 20 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............LIGHT WINDS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12113 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 3
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (36339 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO 92. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 22 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 63. HIGHS 80 TO 95. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 16 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO 92.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 15 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 57. HIGHS 74 TO 89.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 56. HIGHS 75 TO 90.

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

$$

AZZ152-191430-
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-
242 PM MST FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 55 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 66 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........53 TO 68 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 28 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
  LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 81 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........60 TO 75 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 44 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9430 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 9 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 12
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (113160 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 55 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 67 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........53 TO 68 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2300...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........74 TO 86 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 79 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........12 TO 20 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........17 TO 32 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............LIGHT WINDS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10051 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST 3 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (30153 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 89. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 23 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO 92. SOUTHEAST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 16 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 59. HIGHS 76 TO 91.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 14 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 86.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 88.

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

$$

AZZ153-191430-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
242 PM MST FRI APR 18 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........36 TO 46 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............63 TO 73 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 36 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........61 TO 71 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............31 TO 41 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH LATE.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
     THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5639 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
  10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (56390 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............66 TO 76 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........66 TO 76 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............23 TO 33 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............LIGHT WINDS.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10598 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST 4 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (42392 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 69 TO 79. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 71 TO 81. SOUTHEAST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 22 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 69 TO 79. WEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 18 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 66 TO 76.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 67 TO 77.

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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