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

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FNUS55 KABQ 271330
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND VERY EARLY
EVENING FOR THE MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY EAST INTO THE EAST
CENTRAL PLAINS...

.DISCUSSION...
A BRIEF WARM UP TODAY WITH SOME BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS.
BETWEEN 1 AND 3 HOURS OF MARGINALLY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS AND NEAR PORTIONS OF
WESTERN SAN MIGUEL AND GUADALUPE COUNTIES. WINDS WILL INCREASE
THURSDAY WITH SEVERAL HOURS OF CRITICAL CONDITIONS FAIRLY LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON AND VERY EARLY EVENING AS IT LOOKS NOW FROM THE
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY EAST TO THE EAST CENTRAL PLAINS.
AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR TO SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL
THOUGH...WHILE HAINES VALUES WILL BE SUPPORTIVE OF A WATCH
ISSUANCE. OTHERWISE CHANCES FOR CONVECTION INCREASE NORTH AND
WEST THURSDAY. A SHIFT TO COOLER AND POSSIBLY WETTER PATTERN FOR
FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY STILL LOOKS TO BE THE CASE. VENT RATES
REMAIN GOOD TO EXCELLENT THROUGH TUESDAY WITH POSSIBLE EXCEPTION
OF THE NORTHEAST SATURDAY AND TUESDAY.

NMZ101-272130-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-65.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 10 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
  TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........54-74 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 22 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS...SOME WITH
  THUNDER IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO
37 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO
37 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
60 TO 65. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO
38 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ102-272130-
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....48-53.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....59-64.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 11 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....23-33 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....18-23 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW
  SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....29-34.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....34-39.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....57-77 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....58-78 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 12 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
  TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND
  NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....47-52.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....60-65.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....22-32 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....17-22 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 51 TO 56. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 54 TO 59. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO 36 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 53 TO 58. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 40 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ103-272130-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY
  CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....50-55.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....62-67.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 9 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....20-30 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....30-35.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....34-39.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....62-82 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....59-79 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 3 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....10 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND NUMEROUS SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS WITH
  POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....47-52.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....59-64.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....23-33 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....17-27 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 10 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 15 TO
  25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 25
  TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 32 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 56 TO 61. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 33 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 49 TO 54. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 38 TO 48 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ104-272130-
NORTHEAST PLAINS-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........52-72 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
  10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS...SOME WITH
  THUNDER IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 9 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST 15
  TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 30
  TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 16 TO 26 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO
32 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
55 TO 60. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO
44 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ105-272130-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....52-57.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....60-65.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 11 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....19-29 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....33-37.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....36-41.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....36-56 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....38-58 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 15 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
  NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....51-56.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....61-66.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....16-21 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
52 TO 57. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO
34 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 58 TO 63. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO
33 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
59 TO 64. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO
30 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ106-272130-
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
  PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 10 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-15 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING WEST
  10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO 20
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 5 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........30-50 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
  TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-15 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
63 TO 68. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO
26 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO
25 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
68 TO 73. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO
18 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ107-272130-
SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
  PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....55-60.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....64-68.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 11 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....17-22 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....14-19 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....37-42.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....39-44.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....28-48 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....33-53 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....56-61.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....66-70.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....15-20 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....12-17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
58 TO 63. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO
27 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 62 TO 67. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO
27 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
59 TO 64. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO
25 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ108-272130-
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........40-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........9-14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
70 TO 75. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO
16 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
63 TO 68. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO
41 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ109-272130-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
730 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....56-61.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....63-68.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 12 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....17-22 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....33-37.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....37-42.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....37-57 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....34-54 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 35
  MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS...SOME WITH
  THUNDER IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....54-59.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....63-68.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....17-22 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....12-17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
54 TO 59. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO
30 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 62 TO 67. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO
28 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
61 TO 66. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO
25 PERCENT.

$$

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