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
138 PM MST Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Very hot conditions will continue into the weekend, with isolated
thunderstorm activity confined to far eastern and southeastern
parts of Arizona. Expect min RH values to fall to 6-9 percent by
for both Saturday and Sunday with fair overnight recoveries.
Breezy W-SW winds with gusts of 15-22 mph are expected each
afternoon and early evenings.

...Thunderstorms imply gusty winds...

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

AZZ132-240930-
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-
138 PM MST Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................79-89.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................27-38 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................11 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 5 to 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light and variable after midnight.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................110-116.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................7-12 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......4300 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......Southwest 4 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Marginal.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................82-92.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................20-31 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................6 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................110-116.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................8-13 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southeast 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Phoenix.......3100 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Phoenix......Southeast 6 knots.
* Dispersion for Phoenix..........Marginal.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 80-90. Highs 108-113. South winds
10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 77-87. Highs 105-110. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 74-85. Highs 104-110. South winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 74-84. Highs 104-109.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 74-84. Highs 104-109.

$$

AZZ133-240930-
Southern Gila County/Tonto National Forest Foothills-
Southern Tonto NF/West San Carlos BIA/South Portion Ft Apache BIA/
CAZ-
138 PM MST Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................67-81.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................27-38 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................8 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph in the evening
  becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 20 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................96-112.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................8-13 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............East 5 to 15 mph in the morning
  becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................68-83.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................30-49 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................6 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 10 mph in the evening
  becoming east 5 to 15 mph after midnight.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Partly sunny. Slight chance of
  showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.................95-111.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................10-17 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct wetter.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southeast 5 to 15 mph in the
  morning becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............West 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent in the morning becoming
  10 percent in the afternoon.
* LAL.............................1 in the morning becoming 2 in
  the afternoon.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 65-83. Highs 93-109. South winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 65-82. Highs 91-106. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 61-80. Highs 90-105. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 61-76. Highs 91-106.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 61-76. Highs 93-107.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-240930-
Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado River Valley AZ-
Lower Colorado River Valley CA-
138 PM MST Fri Jun 23 2017 /138 PM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017/

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................81-87.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................30-44 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................15 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 5 to 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light and variable after midnight.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................113-117.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................8-13 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................4 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........5700 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........Southwest 2 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Marginal.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................83-89.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................24-37 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................7 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Southwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................112-117.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................8-13 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.
* Mixing Height for Yuma..........4200 ft AGL.
* Transport Wind for Yuma.........South 13 knots.
* Dispersion for Yuma.............Good.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 81-89. Highs 110-114. South winds
10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 77-85. Highs 107-111. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 76-82. Highs 107-111. South winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 76-81. Highs 105-109.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 76-81. Highs 106-110.

$$

CAZ230-240930-
Joshua Tree National Park-
138 PM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................73-86.
*    24 hr trend..................3 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................17-24 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 10 to 15 mph.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................100-114.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................8-13 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming southwest in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................74-86.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................19-24 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................99-114.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................8-13 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..Northwest 5 to 10 mph in the
  morning becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable in the morning
  becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 71-85. Highs 96-111. West winds
15 to 25 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 65-82. Highs 92-108. West winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 63-77. Highs 93-108. West winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 63-75. Highs 92-107.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 63-75. Highs 93-108.

$$

CAZ232-240930-
Imperial County And Eastern Riverside County-
138 PM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................78-88.
*    24 hr trend..................5 degrees warmer.
* Max Humidity....................22-55 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................20 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............North 5 to 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light and variable after midnight.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................108-118.
*    24 hr trend..................4 degrees warmer.
* Min Humidity....................7-12 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................3 pct drier.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.................81-90.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Max Humidity....................19-50 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little RH change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..West 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.....................Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.................108-118.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Min Humidity....................8-13 pct.
*    24 hr trend..................Little change.
* Winds - 20 foot...Slope/Valley..South 5 to 15 mph.
* Winds...10000 FT MSL............Light and variable in the morning
  becoming southwest 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip................0 percent.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 percent.
* LAL.............................1.
* Haines High Level Index.........6 or high potential for large
  plume dominated fire growth.


.EXTENDED...
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 77-90. Highs 105-115. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 73-85. Highs 102-111. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 69-82. Highs 102-111. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph. Minimum relative humidity may be lower than
15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 69-79. Highs 100-109.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 69-79. Highs 101-110.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...Saturday July 1st through Monday July 3rd:
Near to above normal temperatures and near to below-median
precipitation.



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