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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
649 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES AND DRY WEATHER TO
SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO TODAY THROUGH MOST OF NEXT WEEK. TEMPERATURES
WILL REMAIN COOL AND BELOW NORMAL TODAY BUT GRADUALLY WARM UP TO
NEAR AND THEN ABOVE NORMAL OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. WINDS WILL
REMAIN MOSTLY LESS THAN 15 MPH MOST OF THE PERIOD. LOWEST HUMIDITY
AROUND 15 TO 25 PERCENT LOWLANDS AND 20 TO 35 PERCENT MOUNTAINS.

&&

...PERCENTAGES SHOWN IN THE SKY/WEATHER PORTION REFLECT
SKY COVER AMOUNT...

...MEAN ELEVATIONS USED TO OBTAIN MIXING HEIGHTS AS FOLLOWS:
ZONE 110 - RESERVE   (5900 FT)
ZONE 111 - DEMING    (4300 FT)
ZONE 112 - LAS CRUCES(3900 FT)
ZONE 113 - RUIDOSO   (6900 FT)

VENTILATION CATEGORIES ARE DETERMINED BY CRITERIA ESTABLISHED
BY THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO.




NMZ110-042200-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
649 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....35-39.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....40-44.
*    24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....21-26 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....23-28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 8 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-3200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (24300 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....10-15.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....14-19.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....68-73 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....72-77 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....32-37.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....41-46.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....27-31 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....25-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (32800 KNOT-FT).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NMZ111-042200-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
649 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-47.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........18-22 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (56900 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-21.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY........16-21 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (43700 KNOT-FT).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NMZ112-042200-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
LNZ-
649 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-48.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-18 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-3700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (26000 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-23.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY........16-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 22 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (57500 KNOT-FT).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NMZ113-042200-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
649 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....33-37.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....39-43.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....14-19 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....16-20 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-3700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (30000 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....14-18.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....19-24.
*    24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....45-50 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....50-55 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 23 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....32-37.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....38-43.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....26-30 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....22-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (58500 KNOT-FT).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

TXZ055-042200-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
649 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-15 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2400-3800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (30000 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-27.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY........16-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4200 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (57500 KNOT-FT).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

TXZ056-042200-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
649 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-50.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-4300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (32600 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-24.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (43400 KNOT-FT).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
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