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
434 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...BREEZY NORTHWESTERLY AFTERNOON WINDS TODAY...MAINLY
ACROSS AREAS TO THE EAST AND SOUTH OF TUCSON WITH MORE WIDESPREAD AND
GUSTIER NORTHERLY WINDS DEVELOPING ON TUESDAY. HUMIDITY LEVELS
WILL FALL TUESDAY AFTERNOON AS A FRONT MOVES IN FROM THE
NORTHEAST. ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM SKIRTING THE REGION MAY BRING JUST
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS TO THE WHITE MOUNTAINS
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. GUSTY WINDS WILL AGAIN DEVELOP THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.

AZZ150-222345-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
434 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........61 TO 71 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........38 TO 48 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............69 TO 79 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........59 TO 69 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............15 TO 25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 60 TO 70.
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 23 PCT.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 61 TO 71.
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 59 TO 69. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 57 TO
67.

$$

AZZ151-222345-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
434 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 69 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........32 TO 42 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2981 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST 9
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (26829 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 43 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........34 TO 44 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 83 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........54 TO 69 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 20 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 TO 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........14 TO 24 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........15 TO 25 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 15 TO 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2774 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 8 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (44384 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 37. HIGHS 53 TO 68. EAST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 23 PCT.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 57 TO 71.
SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 27 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 54 TO 69. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 31 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 52 TO
66.

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

$$

AZZ152-222345-
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-
434 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........59 TO 69 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 PCT.
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT.
  * 24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2952 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 5 TO 9 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (26568 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........28 TO 38 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........69 TO 79 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 65 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 25 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........15 TO 25 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 TO 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3417 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHWEST 8 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST 14 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (47838 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 48 TO 63. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 24 PCT.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 53 TO 68.
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 28 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 51 TO 66. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 32 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 47 TO
62.

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

$$

AZZ153-222345-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
434 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............28 TO 38 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3392 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 9 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
  12 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (40704 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........25 TO 35 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............60 TO 70 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 30 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH
     AROUND 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........39 TO 49 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............22 TO 32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..BREEZY. NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 40 TO 45 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3864 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 21 TO 23 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....VERY GOOD (88872 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 42 TO 52.
NORTHEAST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PCT.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 46 TO 56.
SOUTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 32.
HIGHS 43 TO 53. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO
36 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 41 TO
52.

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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