Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KTWC 271022
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Arizona
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
322 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING FOR ZONES 152 AND PORTIONS OF ZONE 151...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY FOR
ZONES 150 THROUGH 152...

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A weather system will approach the region today and then
pass through the area on Friday. Winds will increase this
afternoon resulting in critical fire weather conditions eastern
areas. Strong winds are expected area wide Friday with widespread
critical fire weather conditions likely. Eastern areas will still
be windy Saturday as the storm exits with critical fire weather
conditions possible east and south of Tucson.

AZZ150-272230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 150
Western Pima County-South Central Pinal County-
Tohono O`Odham Nation-TDC-
322 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........84 to 94 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............15 to 25 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............4 low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........57 to 67 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 3 to 7 degs.
* Max Humidity.............44 to 54 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 9 to 13 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............3 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........80 to 90 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 2 to 6 degs.
* Min Humidity.............13 to 23 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 20 to 25 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 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
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Not as warm. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 72 to
82. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 12 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 79 to 89. Light winds.
Minimum Humidity 5 to 11 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 52 to 62. Highs 84 to 94. Southwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 9 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 53 to 63. Highs 85 to 95.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 63. Highs 87 to 97.

$$

AZZ151-272230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 151
Eastern Pima County-Southeastern Pinal County-
Santa Cruz County-Western Cochise County-
Coronado NF-TDC-
322 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........81 to 91 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 81 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........12 to 22 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6226 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 22 to 25 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (155650 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........52 to 62 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........47 to 57 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 2 to 6 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........51 to 61 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........54 to 64 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 25 to 30 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........76 to 86 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........66 to 76 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 3 to 7 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........20 to 30 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........28 to 38 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. Southwest around 20 mph
  increasing to west around 30 mph in the afternoon.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7104 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........Southwest 23 to 29 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (206016 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Not as warm. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 65 to
75. West wind around 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 15 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 73 to 83. North wind around
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 12 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 79 to 89. West wind around
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 10 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 81 to 91.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 58. Highs 82 to 92.

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

$$

AZZ152-272230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 152
Southern Greenlee County-Central and Eastern Cochise County-
Southern Graham County-Southern San Carlos Apache Nation-
322 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM MST FRIDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........80 to 90 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........71 to 81 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........11 to 21 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........16 to 26 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Little change.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West around 40 mph decreasing to around
  30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8430 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 24 to 31 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (261330 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........50 to 60 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 4 to 8 degs.
* Max Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........50 to 60 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........48 to 58 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 15 to 19 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. Southwest 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy. Patchy blowing dust.
  Slight chance of showers.
* Max Temperature..........
*    Below 5000 ft.........74 to 84 degs
*    Above 5000 ft.........64 to 74 degs
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............
*    Below 5000 ft.........18 to 28 pct
*    Above 5000 ft.........29 to 39 pct
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 6 to 10 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 30 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........10 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............8388 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 26 to 32 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (268416 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 61 to 71.
Northwest wind around 30 mph. Minimum Humidity 9 to 19 pct.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 70 to 80. Northwest wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 6 to 14 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 42 to 52. Highs 75 to 85. West wind around
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 5 to 12 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 78 to 88.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 79 to 89.

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

$$

AZZ153-272230-
Arizona Fire Weather Zone 153
Northern Graham County-Northern Greenlee County-
White and Gila Mountains-Apache Sitgreaves NF-SDC-
322 AM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature..........67 to 77 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Min Humidity.............16 to 26 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 7 to 11 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West 15 to 25 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............6279 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 28 to 32 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (200928 knot-ft).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather..............Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature..........40 to 50 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 1 to 5 degs.
* Max Humidity.............62 to 72 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 18 to 22 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Breezy. West around 25 mph decreasing to
  around 15 mph after midnight.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 35 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........0 pct.
* LAL......................1.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/Weather..............Partly cloudy then becoming mostly
  cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature..........60 to 70 degs.
*    24 hr Trend...........Down 5 to 9 degs.
* Min Humidity.............30 to 40 pct.
*    24 hr Trend...........Up 12 to 16 pct.
* Wind (20 ft/10-min avg)..Windy. West 20 to 30 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind........West 40 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip.........40 pct.
* LAL......................1 until 1100, then 3.
* Haines Index.............2 very low.
* Mixing Height............7140 ft agl.
* Transport Winds..........West 27 to 33 knots.
* Ventilation Category.....Excellent (235620 knot-ft).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Slight chance of showers. Lows
32 to 42. Highs 52 to 62. Northwest wind around 25 mph. Minimum
Humidity 14 to 24 pct.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 62 to 72. West wind
around 15 mph. Minimum Humidity 11 to 17 pct.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 37 to 47. Highs 67 to 77. West wind around
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 8 to 15 pct.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 69 to 79.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 68 to 78.

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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