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
651 AM 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...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE WEST WILL
BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH TUESDAY. THE
BEST CHANCE FOR WIDESPREAD RAINFALL COVERAGE WILL OCCUR MONDAY.
EXPECT BRIEF STRONG...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS WITH THUNDERSTORMS. A
COOLING TREND WILL ALSO OCCUR THROUGH TUESDAY. DRY CONDITIONS WILL
THEN PREVAIL WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. BREEZY TO LOCALLY WINDY
CONDITIONS SHOULD OCCUR DURING THE LATTER PART OF THE WEEK. THE
COMBINATION OF GUSTY SOUTHWEST TO WEST WINDS AND LOWER AFTERNOON
HUMIDITIES MAY PRODUCE LOCALIZED CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.


AZZ150-032215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
651 AM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........82 TO 92 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............20 TO 30 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........56 TO 66 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............61 TO 71 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 14 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......................2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........76 TO 86 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............30 TO 40 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.........30 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 77 TO 87. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 32 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 78 TO 88. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 26 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 78 TO 88. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 24 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 76 TO 86.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 76 TO 86.

$$

AZZ151-032215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
651 AM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........77 TO 91 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........65 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........15 TO 26 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........23 TO 38 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 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 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............10861 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 13 TO 18 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (195498 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........49 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........65 TO 80 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........66 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 12 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........71 TO 83 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........58 TO 71 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........24 TO 39 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........38 TO 53 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........40 PCT.
* LAL......................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............8874 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 13 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (141984 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 59. HIGHS 69 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WIND
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 37 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 58. HIGHS 72 TO 87.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 29 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 57. HIGHS 72 TO 87. SOUTH
WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 21 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 56. HIGHS 71 TO 86.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 55. HIGHS 70 TO 85.

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

$$

AZZ152-032215-
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-
651 AM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........79 TO 89 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........64 TO 78 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 4 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........13 TO 22 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........18 TO 32 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12601 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 12 TO 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (163813 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........48 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........43 TO 58 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........60 TO 75 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........61 TO 76 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 9 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.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........74 TO 84 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........59 TO 74 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........21 TO 36 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 46 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.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............12537 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (200592 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 56. HIGHS 68 TO 83. WEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 21 TO 36 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO
55. HIGHS 70 TO 85. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 17 TO 32 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 55. HIGHS 71 TO 86.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 22 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 53. HIGHS 69 TO 84.
.SATURDAY...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)

$$

AZZ153-032215-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
651 AM MST SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........70 TO 80 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............17 TO 27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 4 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............13486 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........WEST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 12
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (161832 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........43 TO 53 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............63 TO 73 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........20 PCT.
* LAL......................3.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........64 TO 74 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............29 TO 39 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......................4.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............13124 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........SOUTH 7 KNOTS INCREASING TO 18 KNOTS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....EXCELLENT (236232 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 63 TO 73. WEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 30 TO 40 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST WIND
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PCT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 26 PCT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 63 TO 73.
.SATURDAY...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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