Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KTWC 152154
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
300 PM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...Easterly 20 foot winds with speeds of 10 to 15 mph and
gusts to 25 mph at times. Otherwise, mild and dry weather will
prevail Friday and Saturday. A stronger weather system will bring
cooler temperatures, valley rain and mountain snow to the area
Sunday. Drier air and warmer temperatures will then return next week.

AZZ150-161415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
300 PM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........36 to 46 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............29 to 39 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 8 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 15 mph becoming north
  around 5 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........61 to 71 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............14 to 24 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 4 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 10 mph becoming southwest
  around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............5 moderate.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........40 to 50 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............56 to 66 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 27 to 31 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........South 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........20 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy then becoming partly
  cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........53 to 63 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............25 to 35 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 8 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 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 35 to 45. Highs 56 to 66. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 62 to 72. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 15 to 23 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 65 to 75. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 13 to 20 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 58 to 68.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 53 to 63.

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AZZ151-161415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
300 PM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........30 to 40 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........27 to 37 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........36 to 46 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........27 to 37 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 3 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..East around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 20 mph decreasing to
  around 10 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........58 to 68 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 3 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 10 mph increasing to around
  20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4601 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 12 knots becoming southwest 18
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (105823 knot-ft).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........36 to 46 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........32 to 42 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........64 to 74 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 30 to 36 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........50 to 60 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........31 to 41 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........41 to 51 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 21 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20  to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........60 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............2470 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 26 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (66690 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 31 to 41.
Highs 52 to 62. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 25 to 35 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 58 to 68. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 19 to 29 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 62 to 72. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 55 to 65.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 48 to 58.

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

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AZZ152-161415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
300 PM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........25 to 35 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........22 to 32 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........51 to 61 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........35 to 45 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 7 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 20 mph becoming east
  around 10 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........53 to 63 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........17 to 27 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  south in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............4653 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southeast 9 knots becoming southwest 18
  knots in the afternoon.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (102366 knot-ft).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........33 to 43 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........31 to 41 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 9 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........64 to 74 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 22 to 28 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........30 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........41 to 51 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 4 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........33 to 43 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........40 to 50 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 20 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........60 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............5629 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 27 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (174499 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 48 to 58. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 30 to 40 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 54 to 64. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 22 to 32 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 57 to 67. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 18 to 28 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 52 to 62.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Lows 27 to 37. Highs 44 to 54.

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

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AZZ153-161415-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
300 PM MST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........21 to 31 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............47 to 57 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 20 to 27 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southeast around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Northeast around 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature..........45 to 55 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............14 to 24 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10 to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.
* Mixing Height............3830 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 15 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Good (57450 knot-ft).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  snow showers.
* Min Temperature..........24 to 34 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............71 to 81 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 28 to 34 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South around 10 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly cloudy. Showers and snow showers
  likely.
* Max Temperature..........37 to 47 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............44 to 54 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 28 to 32 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..South 10  to 15 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........70 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............3813 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 20 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Very good (87699 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 snow showers. Lows
22 to 32. Highs 42 to 52. Light winds. Minimum Humidity 33 to
43 pct.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 24 to 34. Highs 48 to 58. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 22 to 32 pct.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25 to 35. Highs 50 to 60. Light
winds. Minimum Humidity 20 to 29 pct.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 23 to 33. Highs 43 to 53.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 21 to
31. Highs 38 to 48.

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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