Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
749 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LOW WILL SLOWLY MOVEAND LIFT NORTHEASTWARD AS IT WEAKENS
OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. THIS LOW WILL PROVIDE ENOUGH LIFT
FOR SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE
REGION THROUGH TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL BE ABOUT 2 TO 5 DEGREES
BELOW NORMAL WITH HIGH MIN RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ABOVE 40 PERCENT.
ANOTHER WEAK TROUGH WILL AFFECT THE AREA WEDNESDAY BEFORE DRIER
AND WARMER AIR STARTS TO RETURN. OCCASIONALLY BREEZY EAST WINDS
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH MONDAY.

&&

...PERCENTAGES SHOWN IN THE SKY/WEATHER PORTION REFLECT
SKY COVER AMOUNT...

...MEAN ELEVATIONS USED TO OBTAIN MIXING HEIGHTS AS FOLLOWS:
ZONE 110 - RESERVE   (5900 FT)
ZONE 111 - DEMING    (4300 FT)
ZONE 112 - LAS CRUCES(3900 FT)
ZONE 113 - RUIDOSO   (6900 FT)

VENTILATION CATEGORIES ARE DETERMINED BY CRITERIA ESTABLISHED
BY THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO.


NMZ110-201815-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
749 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   ABOVE 7500 FT....58-62.
   BELOW 7500 FT....64-69.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   ABOVE 7500 FT....48-53 PCT.
   BELOW 7500 FT....47-52 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PCT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 21 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PCT.
LAL.................5.
HAINES INDEX........3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 11 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (92400 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PCT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   ABOVE 7500 FT....39-43.
   BELOW 7500 FT....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   ABOVE 7500 FT....90-95 PCT.
   BELOW 7500 FT....89-94 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PCT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 14 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PCT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........2.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   ABOVE 7500 FT....59-63.
   BELOW 7500 FT....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   ABOVE 7500 FT....47-52 PCT.
   BELOW 7500 FT....47-52 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 9 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PCT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (60000 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 64 TO 69. 20-FT WINDS
 SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 47 TO 52%.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
20-FT WINDS NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 30 TO 35%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 69 TO 74. 20-FT WINDS
 EAST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 30 TO 35%.


$$

NMZ111-201815-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
749 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PCT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-75.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PCT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 12 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PCT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 13 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (141700 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-52.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PCT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 14 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PCT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 9 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PCT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 11 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (91300 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S. 20-FT
WINDS EAST AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 40 TO 45%.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80. 20-FT
WINDS NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 29 TO 34%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS NEAR 80.
20-FT WINDS NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 26 TO 31%.


$$

NMZ112-201815-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
749 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PCT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-73.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PCT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 21 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PCT.
LAL.................5.
HAINES INDEX........3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 8 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (69600 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 16 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PCT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-54 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 10 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PCT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 7 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (53200 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.
20-FT WINDS SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 53 TO 58%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S.
20-FT WINDS SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 37 TO 42%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. 20-FT WINDS EAST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 30 TO
35%.


$$

NMZ113-201815-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
749 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   ABOVE 7500 FT....56-60.
   BELOW 7500 FT....62-66.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   ABOVE 7500 FT....63-68 PCT.
   BELOW 7500 FT....59-64 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PCT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 15 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PCT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (68800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....
   ABOVE 7500 FT....37-41.
   BELOW 7500 FT....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........
   ABOVE 7500 FT....95-96 PCT.
   BELOW 7500 FT....93-96 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 14 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PCT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....
   ABOVE 7500 FT....55-59.
   BELOW 7500 FT....60-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........
   ABOVE 7500 FT....66-71 PCT.
   BELOW 7500 FT....62-67 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 10 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PCT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (57600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 60 TO 65. 20-FT WINDS
 SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 60 TO 65%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 70. 20-FT WINDS
 WEST AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 34 TO 39%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS NEAR 70. 20-FT WINDS
 WEST AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 27 TO 32%.


$$

TXZ055-201815-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
749 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-74.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-54 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PCT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 13 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PCT.
LAL.................5.
HAINES INDEX........3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (85000 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-55.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PCT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 12 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PCT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-75.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-53 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 6 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PCT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (70000 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S. 20-FT WINDS
 EAST AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 48 TO 53%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS
NEAR 80. 20-FT WINDS EAST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 35 TO 40%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. 20-FT WINDS NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 29 TO 34%.


$$

TXZ056-201815-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
749 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-73.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PCT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 14 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PCT.
LAL.................5.
HAINES INDEX........3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 8 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (72000 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PCT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 15 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PCT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PCT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 9 MPH.
CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PCT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 KNOTS.
VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (69300 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 71 TO 76. 20-FT WINDS
 EAST AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 51 TO 56%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S. 20-FT
WINDS SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 37 TO 42%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80. 20-FT WINDS
 WEST AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 31 TO 36%.


$$

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