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
508 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...EXPECT VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW TO DECREASE IN
COVERAGE INTO THIS EVENING FOLLOWED BY DRY CONDITIONS LATE TONIGHT
INTO SUNDAY MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EXISTS WEST-TO-NORTH
OF TUCSON SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT, THEN SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS WILL RETURN MONDAY
AND MONDAY NIGHT. PRECIPITATION CHANCES DECREASE AGAIN TUESDAY WITH
DRY CONDITIONS PREVAILING LATE WEDNESDAY INTO NEXT WEEKEND. GUSTY
WEST WINDS WILL OCCUR TODAY AND AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE,
20-FOOT WINDS WILL MAINLY BE TERRAIN DRIVEN LESS THAN 15 MPH.


AZZ150-212230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-TDC-
508 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............52 TO 62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 TO 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 55 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........33 TO 43 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............86 TO 96 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST AROUND 45 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........55 TO 65 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 TO 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............37 TO 47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 TO 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 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 CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS
56 TO 66. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45 TO
55 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO
42. HIGHS 49 TO 59. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
41 TO 51 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 50 TO 60. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 38 TO 48 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 53 TO 63.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 58 TO 68.

$$

AZZ151-212230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
508 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 55 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 61 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 71 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 TO 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 55 TO 60 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............6400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 37 TO 40 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (256000 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........24 TO 34 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........88 TO 98 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........85 TO 95 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 TO 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. WEST AROUND 25 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST AROUND 50 MPH DECREASING TO
  AROUND 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 TO 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 TO 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2713 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (18991 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS
54 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 41 TO
51 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 43 TO 53. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 43 TO 53 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 44 TO 54. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 39 TO 49 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 50 TO 60.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. 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)

$$

AZZ152-212230-
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-
508 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
  NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........35 TO 45 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 70 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  60 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........80 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............5900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 40 TO 41 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (241900 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 34 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........22 TO 32 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........92 TO 100 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........81 TO 91 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH
  DECREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST AROUND 55 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
  AND DECREASING TO AROUND 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........48 TO 58 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 TO 10 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 TO 22 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2359 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (16513 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 44 TO
54 PCT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 42 TO 52. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45 TO 55 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 41 TO 51. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 40 TO 50 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 49 TO 59.

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

$$

AZZ153-212230-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
508 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........30 TO 40 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 1 TO 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............66 TO 76 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 TO 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WINDY. WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 50 TO 55 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........90 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............4985 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 33 TO 35 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (174475 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........17 TO 27 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............88 TO 98 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 45 TO 50 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........38 TO 48 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 TO 9 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............50 TO 60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 16 TO 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........NORTHWEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............1106 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....POOR (7742 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO
32. HIGHS 39 TO 49. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
59 TO 69 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
14 TO 24. HIGHS 30 TO 40. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 58 TO 68 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
12 TO 22. HIGHS 31 TO 41. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 53 TO
63 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 13 TO 23. HIGHS 34 TO 44.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 37 TO 47.

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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