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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
405 AM MST THU APR 17 2014

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+++ 20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS +++
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.DISCUSSION...DRY CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR INTO FRIDAY MORNING. A WEAK
DISTURBANCE WILL THEN BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS MAINLY EAST OF
TUCSON FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
SHOULD ALSO OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. THERE IS THE POTENTIAL
OF GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS. DRY
CONDITIONS WILL THEN PREVAIL SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
EXPECT NORMAL DIURNAL WIND TRENDS SUNDAY AND MONDAY...WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS DUE TO DAYTIME HEATING.
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY RETURN AS EARLY AS TUESDAY...
THOUGH MORE LIKELY NEXT WEDNESDAY WHEN STRONGER WINDS ARE FORECAST
TO OCCUR. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE ACROSS GREENLEE...GRAHAM AND
COCHISE COUNTIES EAST OF TUCSON.

AZZ150-172215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
405 AM MST THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........84 TO 94 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............5 TO 15 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........56 TO 66 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 16 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........77 TO 87 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............13 TO 23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 79 TO 89. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15
MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 20 PCT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 81 TO 91. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 18 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 84 TO 94. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 17 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 84 TO 94.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 80 TO 90.

$$

AZZ151-172215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
405 AM MST THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 90 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 80 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........6 TO 12 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........6 TO 16 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9687 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 7 TO 8 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (77496 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........31 TO 36 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 83 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 73 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9382 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 13 TO 22 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (206404 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 56. HIGHS 66 TO 86. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15
MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 25 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 56. HIGHS 67 TO 87. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 22 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 58. HIGHS 72 TO 92. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 7 TO 19 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 60. HIGHS 70 TO 90.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 56. HIGHS 64 TO 84.

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

$$

AZZ152-172215-
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-
405 AM MST THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........76 TO 86 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 76 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........6 TO 11 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........7 TO 17 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10
  MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10863 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
  4 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (43452 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........47 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 58 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
     BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 34 PCT.
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........19 TO 29 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............13076 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 13 TO 21 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (274596 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 52. HIGHS 61 TO 81. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15
MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 27 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 52. HIGHS 64 TO 84. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 27 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 54. HIGHS 69 TO 89. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 20 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 55. HIGHS 69 TO 89.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 54. HIGHS 63 TO 83.

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

$$

AZZ153-172215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
405 AM MST THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........68 TO 78 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............8 TO 18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10536 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (63216 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........41 TO 51 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............27 TO 37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64 TO 74 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............20 TO 30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT UNTIL 1200...THEN 20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12201 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 16 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  24 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (292824 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
36 TO 46. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
22 TO 32 PCT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 64 TO 74. NORTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO
31 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 68 TO 78. LIGHT WINDS.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 24 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 70 TO 80.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. 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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