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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH-CENTRAL
ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
228 AM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND
ARIZONA TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY...BRINGING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA...WITH DECREASING SHOWERS
FROM THE WEST EXPECTED ON TUESDAY. SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL BE MORE
ISOLATED ACROSS SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA. TEMPERATURES WILL FALL BELOW
SEASONAL NORMALS BOTH DAYS ESPECIALLY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ARIZONA.
ALTHOUGH HUMIDITIES WILL BE QUITE ELEVATED WITH THIS PASSING
LOW...SOME DRYING IS EXPECTED TUESDAY OUT WEST...WITH MINIMUM RH
VALUES DROPPING BELOW 15 PERCENT IN PLACES ACROSS SOUTHEAST
CALIFORNIA DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY WINDS...

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

AZZ132-042130-
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-
228 AM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................80-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................25-32 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................50 PERCENT EAST TO 30 PERCENT WEST.
* LAL.............................3.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......9500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 6 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...BECOMING SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................59-69.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................56-72 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................30 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3 IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................81-87.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................19-26 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR PHOENIX.......8800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR PHOENIX......SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR PHOENIX..........VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-67. HIGHS 81-88. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55-65. HIGHS 79-86. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-63. HIGHS 76-82. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-63. HIGHS 79-85.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55-65. HIGHS 84-90.

$$

AZZ133-042130-
SOUTHERN GILA COUNTY/TONTO NATIONAL FOREST FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHERN TONTO NF/WEST SAN CARLOS BIA/SOUTH PORTION FT APACHE BIA/
CAZ-
228 AM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................68-80.
*    24 HR TREND..................8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................32-40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................17 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................60 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3 IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 4 IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................46-59.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................75-93 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................13 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................50 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................67-80.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................26-35 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................40 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................3.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-59. HIGHS 71-84. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44-58. HIGHS 70-82. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-56. HIGHS 66-78. SOUTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40-55. HIGHS 67-80.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 41-58. HIGHS 71-84.

$$

AZZ131-CAZ231-042130-
YUMA/MARTINEZ LAKE AND VICINITY/LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY AZ-
LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY CA-
228 AM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................84-89.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................23-30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................5 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........8500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTH 9 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................60-64.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................53-67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................85-89.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................9 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 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.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
* MIXING HEIGHT FOR YUMA..........8200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WIND FOR YUMA.........SOUTHWEST 11 KNOTS.
* DISPERSION FOR YUMA.............VERY GOOD.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57-64. HIGHS 84-89. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-62. HIGHS 81-85. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY MAY BE LOWER THAN
15 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-59. HIGHS 78-82. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53-62. HIGHS 83-87.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 57-64. HIGHS 88-92.

$$

CAZ230-042130-
JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK-
228 AM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................71-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................21-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................7 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................48-62.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................34-46 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE RH CHANGE.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................70-86.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................15-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE
  MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 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 44-59. HIGHS 68-85. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41-56. HIGHS 61-80. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41-53. HIGHS 60-77. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42-59. HIGHS 68-81.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 47-60. HIGHS 72-87.

$$

CAZ232-042130-
IMPERIAL COUNTY AND EASTERN RIVERSIDE COUNTY-
228 AM MST MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................82-88.
*    24 HR TREND..................4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................23-30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 PCT WETTER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................20 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.................61-65.
*    24 HR TREND..................6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY....................40-54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................3 PCT DRIER.
* WINDS - 20 FEET...SLOPE/VALLEY..SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* WINDS...10000 FT MSL............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP................10 PERCENT.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................2.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.....................MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.................82-89.
*    24 HR TREND..................LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY....................14-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND..................10 PCT DRIER.
* 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.
* CWR (>= 0.10 IN)................0 PERCENT.
* LAL.............................1.
* HAINES HIGH LEVEL INDEX.........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
  PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56-63. HIGHS 81-88. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-61. HIGHS 75-83. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-60. HIGHS 73-80. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54-63. HIGHS 79-85.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 59-65. HIGHS 83-90.

$$

.8 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...MONDAY MAY 11TH THROUGH WEDNESDAY MAY
13TH...NEAR TO BELOW AVERAGE TEMPERATURES AND NEAR MEDIAN
PRECIPITATION.



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