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

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FNUS55 KPSR 110912
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
212 AM MST SUN DEC 11 2016

.DISCUSSION...
THERE ARE NO SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS AS THE WEATHER PATTERNS CONTINUES TO SHOW LITTLE DAY TO DAY
CHANGE. SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS
ARE GOING TO CONTINUE WITH SOME THICK HIGH CLOUDS SUNDAY. WINDS WILL
REMAIN RATHER LIGHT AND FOLLOW TYPICAL DIURNAL PATTERNS WITH PERHAPS
SOME MINOR AFTERNOON BREEZES. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL STAY IN THE 20
TO 30 PERCENT RANGE WITH EXCELLENT OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES.

NOTE...ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER FORECAST INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND
IN THE AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION. SEE PRODUCT PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-112115-
WEST CENTRAL DESERTS/NORTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/GREATER PHOENIX
AREA/SOUTHWEST DESERTS/SOUTHWEST MARICOPA COUNTY/
NORTHWEST AND NORTH-CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
PHOENIX BLM/YUM BLM/CAZ-CRZ-
212 AM MST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................69-73.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................29-37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 30 TO 40 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......4800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 3 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........MARGINAL.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................47-57.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................66-80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................69-73.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................30-37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......4100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 2 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........POOR.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 70-75. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 72-76. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
48-58. HIGHS 71-76. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
41-53. HIGHS 61-68.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
38-48. HIGHS 55-62.

$$

AZZ133-112115-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
212 AM MST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................57-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................32-45 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................32-50.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................68-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................13 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................57-70.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................31-42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-50. HIGHS 60-72. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34-52. HIGHS 60-74. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
34-52. HIGHS 62-74. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
30-51. HIGHS 51-63.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 26-46. HIGHS 45-57.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-112115-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
212 AM MST SUN DEC 11 2016 /112 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................71-75.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................31-36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..EAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING MOSTLY UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........3600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........NORTHWEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............MARGINAL.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................49-55.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................68-80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................12 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................71-75.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................32-37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........3500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 2 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............POOR.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48-55. HIGHS 73-77. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48-56. HIGHS 73-77. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
49-56. HIGHS 72-76. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
43-54. HIGHS 64-70.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
40-48. HIGHS 58-64.

$$

CAZ230-112115-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
112 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................61-72.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................35-52 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................14 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................42-50.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................66-89 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................61-71.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................32-39 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42-51. HIGHS 63-73. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42-53. HIGHS 62-73. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 41-53.
HIGHS 60-71. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 35-49. HIGHS 50-61.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
32-42. HIGHS 44-55.

$$

CAZ232-112115-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
112 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................70-76.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................34-40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................12 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................49-54.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................66-86 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................70-75.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................32-39 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FOOT...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47-54. HIGHS 71-75. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47-55. HIGHS 71-75. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
47-55. HIGHS 69-75. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
42-53. HIGHS 60-67.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
40-48. HIGHS 54-61.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY DECEMBER 18TH THROUGH TUESDAY DECEMBER
20TH...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.



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