Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS55 KPSR 021030
FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
330 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
THE AXIS OF RAIN OVER THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY EARLY THIS
MORNING WILL SHIFT EAST INTO CENTRAL ARIZONA THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
WETTING RAIN WILL BE COMMON OVER THE ENTIRE DISTRICT WITH DRIER
WEATHER TUESDAY. WINDS WILL OCCASIONALLY BE GUSTY THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...HOWEVER WET WEATHER AND HUMIDITY LEVELS ONLY FALLING TO
BETWEEN 40 AND 70 PERCENT WILL PRECLUDE ANY FIRE DANGER.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

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

AZZ132-022230-
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-
330 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS . CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................57-65.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................43-64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 45 TO 55 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................100 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......3000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......WEST 14 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................42-52.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................83-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................59-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................33-48 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................12 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...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................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 2 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........MARGINAL.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41-51. HIGHS 63-71. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41-51. HIGHS 67-74. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-54. HIGHS 71-77. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-56. HIGHS 74-81.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 75-82.

$$

AZZ133-022230-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
330 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................48-59.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................59-74 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................23 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 50 TO 60 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................100 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SNOW
  SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................33-43.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................92-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING 25 TO 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................70 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 1
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
  AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................46-59.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................44-64 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................13 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
31-42. HIGHS 49-64. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32-46. HIGHS 53-69. EAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35-48. HIGHS 58-73. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38-49. HIGHS 62-75.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39-50. HIGHS 63-76.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-022230-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
330 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015 /230 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015/

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................62-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................37-44 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................50 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 1 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........9000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 16 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................43-49.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................74-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................63-68.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................30-36 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 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..........7500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........NORTHWEST 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............FAIR.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42-50. HIGHS 65-72. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42-54. HIGHS 69-75. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-55. HIGHS 73-79. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-57. HIGHS 77-82.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47-57. HIGHS 78-83.

$$

CAZ230-022230-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
230 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................46-61.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................39-58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................34-44.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................67-79 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................25 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 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.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................50-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................29-43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................13 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 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...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36-47. HIGHS 51-65. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37-49. HIGHS 55-69. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41-52. HIGHS 61-74. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43-55. HIGHS 65-78.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-55. HIGHS 66-79.

$$

CAZ232-022230-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
230 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................57-67.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................38-47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................11 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................30 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 1 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................44-50.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................68-89 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................19 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................59-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................30-38 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 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...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-53. HIGHS 62-73. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45-56. HIGHS 65-74. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48-57. HIGHS 70-78. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50-59. HIGHS 73-81.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-60. HIGHS 74-83.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...MONDAY MARCH 9TH THROUGH WEDNESDAY MARCH
11TH...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.





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