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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest and South-Central
Arizona and Southeast California
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
512 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Today will mark the start of a substantial warming trend through
Tuesday, along with drier conditions. Temperatures will be near-
normal today, before rising into the upper 70s across most lower
desert locations by tomorrow afternoon. Winds will generally
remain light as high pressure builds across the region. Humidity
levels will remain elevated as low-level moisture lingers across
the region, but should gradually lower each day through mid-week.

Note...Additional Fire Weather Forecast information can be found
in the Area Forecast Discussion. See product PHXAFDPSR.

AZZ132-210015-
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-
512 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the
  morning.
* Max Temperature.................64-70.
*    24 hr trend..................7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................45-55 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................18 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 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.......5800 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......Northwest 3 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Marginal.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................48-58.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................74-89 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................13 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 20 to 30 mph in the
  evening becoming west 10 to 20 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................72-77.
*    24 hr trend..................8 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................38-46 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................7 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northeast 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming northwest in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 20 mph in the morning
  becoming 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......3500 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......West 2 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Poor.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47-57. Highs 71-77. West winds
5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 41-51. Highs 60-67. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-51. Highs 63-69. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-53. Highs 65-71.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with slight chance of showers. Lows 42-52.
Highs 60-67.

$$

AZZ133-210015-
Southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest Foothills-
Southern Tonto NF/West San Carlos BIA/South Portion Ft Apache BIA/
CAZ-
512 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................54-64.
*    24 hr trend..................9 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................43-59 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................29 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Light and variable in the morning
  becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 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.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................37-50.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................80-93 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................13 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 10 mph in the
  evening becoming northeast after midnight.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................67-75.
*    24 hr trend..................12 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................31-41 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................15 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming west in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........4 or low potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-53. Highs 66-75. South winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler. Mostly clear with slight chance of showers.
Lows 31-49. Highs 51-63. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-45. Highs 54-66. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear with slight chance of showers. Lows
32-47. Highs 56-68.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Lows
31-47. Highs 47-60.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-210015-
Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado River Valley AZ-
Lower Colorado River Valley CA-
512 AM MST Mon Feb 20 2017 /412 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017/

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................69-73.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................45-51 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southeast 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 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.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........4300 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........South 6 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Fair.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................51-55.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................74-89 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 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.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................74-78.
*    24 hr trend..................6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................40-46 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..East 5 to 10 mph in the morning
  becoming southeast in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 15 to 25 mph in the morning
  becoming 25 to 35 mph in the afternoon.
* 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..........3300 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........Calm.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Poor.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 49-57. Highs 73-77. West winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler. Mostly clear. Lows 42-52. Highs 63-67.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-49. Highs 67-71. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-50. Highs 68-72.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-50. Highs 64-68.

$$

CAZ230-210015-
Joshua Tree National Park-
412 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny. Slight chance of
  showers in the morning.
* Max Temperature.................58-69.
*    24 hr trend..................7 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................45-66 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................5 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* 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.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................46-51.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................77-89 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................65-74.
*    24 hr trend..................6 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................35-43 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................15 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 35 to 45 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...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39-51. Highs 59-70. West winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-47. Highs 50-61. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-44. Highs 54-66. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear with slight chance of showers. Lows
36-46. Highs 52-66.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear with slight chance of showers. Lows 36-46.
Highs 49-62.

$$

CAZ232-210015-
Imperial County And Eastern Riverside County-
412 AM PST Mon Feb 20 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................66-73.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................43-53 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 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.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................51-56.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................77-90 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................6 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.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................73-78.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................39-48 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 20 to 30 mph in the
  morning becoming west 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon.
* 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...
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 47-57. Highs 70-76. West winds
15 to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-52. Highs 60-67. Northwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-50. Highs 64-71. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44-51. Highs 64-71.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43-51. Highs 59-69.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Monday February 27th through Wednesday
March 1st: below normal temperatures and near median
precipitation.



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