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

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FWFPSR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
202 PM MST SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE...THAT WILL BE MOVING SLOWLY EASTWARD ACROSS THE
DESERT SOUTHWEST OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS WILL KEEP SKIES MAINLY
CLEAR...AND ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO RISE TO ABOVE-NORMAL LEVELS EACH
DAY...WITH LOWER DESERT HIGHS RISING INTO THE LOWER 90S. WEAK SFC
PRESSURE GRADIENTS WILL KEEP WINDS ON THE LIGHT SIDE. A VERY DRY
AIRMASS WILL ALLOW MINIMUM HUMIDITIES TO FALL INTO THE 5-12 PERCENT
RANGE EACH AFTERNOON...WITH FAIR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES.

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

AZZ132-190915-
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-
202 PM MST SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................55-65.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................24-35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................86-92.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................7-12 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......12600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......WEST 5 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................56-66.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................21-34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................86-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................7-12 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......12700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTH 5 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-64. HIGHS 83-89. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-64. HIGHS 80-86. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 50-60. HIGHS 70-76. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
50-60. HIGHS 74-81.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-62. HIGHS 78-84.

$$

AZZ133-190915-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
202 PM MST SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................38-55.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................31-47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................73-87.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................8-13 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 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.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................40-56.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................26-47 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING MOSTLY DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................75-88.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................7-12 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 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.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39-58. HIGHS 74-87. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39-55. HIGHS 72-85. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
38-55. HIGHS 63-76. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
38-53. HIGHS 64-76.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
40-53. HIGHS 68-81.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-190915-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
202 PM MST SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................57-63.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................27-42 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................90-94.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................7-12 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...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.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........11100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 4 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............GOOD.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................58-63.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................31-45 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................88-93.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................9-14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........10900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 15 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............EXCELLENT.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56-63. HIGHS 85-90. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-61. HIGHS 82-86. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
51-59. HIGHS 73-77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 51-57.
HIGHS 78-82.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52-58. HIGHS 81-85.

$$

CAZ230-190915-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
202 PM MST SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................51-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................18-26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...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.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................77-90.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................8-13 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH 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.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................51-63.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................20-29 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................75-89.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................9-14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46-62. HIGHS 70-86. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
42-57. HIGHS 66-82. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 41-55. HIGHS 55-71. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
41-54. HIGHS 63-77.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43-56. HIGHS 65-80.

$$

CAZ232-190915-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
202 PM MST SAT APR 18 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................60-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................22-40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............NORTHWEST 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.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................87-93.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................8-13 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH 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.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................60-65.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................27-50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  EVENING...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................85-91.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................9-14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................0 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-65. HIGHS 82-89. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
55-61. HIGHS 78-84. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
51-60. HIGHS 69-76. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
51-58. HIGHS 74-81.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-59. HIGHS 77-83.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY APRIL 26TH THROUGH TUESDAY APRIL
28TH...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES WITH NEAR MEDIAN PRECIPITATION.



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