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
252 PM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

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    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
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.DISCUSSION...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND STORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING MAINLY NORTH AND EAST OF TUCSON WILL BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING BRIEF STRONG AND ERRATIC WIND GUSTS. SOMEWHAT MORE
WIDESPREAD SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED LATE
TONIGHT AND INTO MONDAY. MUCH DRIER CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED
WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND ALONG WITH ELEVATED WEST/SOUTHWEST
WINDS. THE COMBINATION OF LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND
GUSTY WINDS MAY LEAD TO AREAS OF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

AZZ150-041500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
252 PM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........55 TO 65 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............63 TO 73 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 15 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76 TO 86 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............34 TO 44 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........52 TO 62 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............73 TO 83 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 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.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........77 TO 87 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............23 TO 33 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 78 TO 88. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 24 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 78 TO 88. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 21 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 77 TO 87. SOUTH WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 21 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 77 TO 87.

$$

AZZ151-041500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
252 PM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........53 TO 63 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 53 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........68 TO 78 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 73 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 49 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
  15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8448 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 13 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (143616 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY 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.........70 TO 80 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 76 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........17 TO 27 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........27 TO 37 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........10 PCT.
* LAL......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10218 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 8 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (153270 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 59. HIGHS 71 TO 86.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 27 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 58. HIGHS 73 TO 88. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 20 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 58. HIGHS 72 TO 87. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO 20 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO
87.

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

$$

AZZ152-041500-
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-
252 PM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........52 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........42 TO 52 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........60 TO 70 PCT.
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 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.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........73 TO 83 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........63 TO 73 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........21 TO 31 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 41 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............11571 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 12 TO 15 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (173565 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........45 TO 55 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 50 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS. BELOW 5000 FT. DOWN 2
     DEGS. ABOVE 5000 FT.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 75 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........72 TO 82 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........62 TO 72 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........15 TO 25 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........25 TO 35 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12237 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 11 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (208029 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 69 TO 84.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 28 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 71 TO 86.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 18 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 56. HIGHS 70 TO 85. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 18 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 52. HIGHS 69 TO
84.

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

$$

AZZ153-041500-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
252 PM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........42 TO 52 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............57 TO 67 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........63 TO 73 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 8 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............28 TO 38 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 11 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12586 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 8 TO 17 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (213962 KNOT-FT).

.MONDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........39 TO 49 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............78 TO 88 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.........50 PCT.
* LAL......................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........61 TO 71 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............27 TO 37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
  20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............9675 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 11 TO 19 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (183825 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST WIND AROUND
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PCT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 64 TO 74. SOUTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 20 PCT.
.SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 62 TO
72.

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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