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
316 PM MST MON MAY 4 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
PRIMARILY NORTH AND EAST OF TUCSON TONIGHT AND TOMORROW. SHOWERS
AND STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING ERRATIC WIND GUSTS TO 35
TO 40 MPH MAINLY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS
ARE THEN EXPECTED FROM WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND ALONG WITH
ELEVATED WEST TO SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS. AT THIS TIME...THE MOST
WIDESPREAD AND STRONGEST WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED ON FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING SOUTH AND EAST OF TUCSON...HOWEVER BREEZY TO
LOCALLY WIND CONDITIONS ARE ALSO EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.
THE COMBINATION OF LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND STRONG
WINDS WILL LIKELY CREATE LOCALIZED CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AND WIDESPREAD CONDITIONS ON
FRIDAY.

AZZ150-051445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
316 PM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........51 TO 61 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............70 TO 80 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76 TO 86 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............24 TO 34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............56 TO 66 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........77 TO 87 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............16 TO 26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 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
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. HIGHS 76 TO 86. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 73 TO 83. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 82. WEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 22 PCT.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 80 TO 90.

$$

AZZ151-051445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
316 PM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........78 TO 88 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 83 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 62 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........20 TO 30 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........30 TO 40 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9050 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 9 TO 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (117650 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........65 TO 75 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........55 TO 65 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT. BELOW 5000 FT. DOWN 17
     PCT. ABOVE 5000 FT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 85 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 75 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 23 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 PCT. BELOW 5000 FT. DOWN 13 PCT.
     ABOVE 5000 FT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9506 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 11 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (152096 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 57. HIGHS 71 TO 86.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 24 PCT.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 55. HIGHS 68 TO 83. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 24 PCT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 52. HIGHS 66 TO 81. WEST WIND
AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 23 PCT.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 57. HIGHS 72 TO 88.

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

$$

AZZ152-051445-
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-
316 PM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........49 TO 59 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........80 TO 90 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........70 TO 80 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 81 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 71 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........18 TO 28 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10132 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 11 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (162112 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........50 TO 60 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........66 TO 76 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........56 TO 66 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 14 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........75 TO 85 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 75 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........10 TO 20 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........15 TO 25 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 TO 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10309 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 9 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (164944 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 69 TO 84.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 23 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 54. HIGHS 67 TO 82. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 23 PCT.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 51. HIGHS 64 TO 79. WEST WIND
AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 20 PCT.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 52. HIGHS 69 TO 86.

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

$$

AZZ153-051445-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
316 PM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........38 TO 48 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............87 TO 97 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 21 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........60 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........60 TO 70 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............36 TO 46 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............7561 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 10 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (120976 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........37 TO 47 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............76 TO 86 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64 TO 74 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............18 TO 28 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 18 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9536 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 9 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (143040 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 64 TO 74.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 28 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 61 TO 71. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 58 TO 68. WEST
WIND AROUND 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 23 PCT.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 63 TO 73.

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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