Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
256 AM MST MON DEC 29 2014

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20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...BENIGN WEATHER EXPECT FOR THE NEXT 36 HOURS OR
SO...THEN A STRONG WINTER SYSTEM WILL MOVE IN. THIS WILL BRING
SLIGHTLY ELEVATED WINDS TUESDAY AND BREEZY WINDS WEDNESDAY AS WELL
AS VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. SNOW
LEVELS WILL DROP DURING THE EVENT...WITH MOST OF THE EASTERN
VALLEYS SEEING SNOW BY THE END OF THE EVENT THURSDAY NIGHT/FRIDAY
MORNING. THEN EXPECT ANOTHER COLD AND DRY WEEKEND.

AZZ150-292215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
256 AM MST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........54 TO 64 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............14 TO 24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........30 TO 40 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............44 TO 54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 10
  MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........58 TO 68 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16 TO 26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 35 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. SOUTH WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO
43 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
31 TO 41. HIGHS 47 TO 57. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 47 TO 57 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 42 TO 52. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45 TO 55 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 50 TO 60.

$$

AZZ151-292215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
256 AM MST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 58 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........12 TO 22 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 20 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2656 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (15936 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 38 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........26 TO 36 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 60 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 45 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........57 TO 69 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 61 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........11 TO 22 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........13 TO 24 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3048 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 9 KNOTS INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST 19 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (57912 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO
43. HIGHS 54 TO 69. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
23 TO 43 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 39. HIGHS 44 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 39 TO 59 PCT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE DAY. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 35 TO 49. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 46 TO 66 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 39 TO 54.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 45 TO 60.

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

$$

AZZ152-292215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
SOUTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE SAN CARLOS APACHE NATION
IN GRAHAM COUNTY-CORONADO NF-SAFFORD BLM-TDC-
256 AM MST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 58 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 22 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2156 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHEAST 4 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (17248 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........21 TO 31 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........24 TO 34 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........48 TO 60 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 48 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
     AROUND 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 59 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 25 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........14 TO 24 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3787 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 8 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (64379 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO
38. HIGHS 48 TO 63. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 23 TO 43 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 39. HIGHS 42 TO 57. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 36 TO 56 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 29.
HIGHS 35 TO 50. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45 TO
65 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 36 TO 51.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 41 TO 54.

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

$$

AZZ153-292215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
256 AM MST MON DEC 29 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........43 TO 53 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16 TO 26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2473 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTH 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO WEST 15
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (37095 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........17 TO 27 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............50 TO 60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............WEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
     AROUND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........41 TO 51 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............19 TO 29 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............2940 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 7 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 16
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....GOOD (47040 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 39 TO 49. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO 43 PCT.
.NEW YEARS DAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 33 TO
43. SOUTH WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 50 TO 60 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 13 TO 23.
HIGHS 29 TO 39. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 54 TO 64 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 10 TO 20. HIGHS 31 TO 41.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 38 TO 48.

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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