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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
736 AM MST SUN JAN 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ALOFT OFF THE BAJA PENINSULA WILL CONTINUE
TO BRING HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS INTO THE AREA TODAY THROUGH MONDAY.
TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO GRADUALLY WARM TO NEAR OR ABOVE
NORMAL. BY MONDAY NIGHT ADDITIONAL SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE WILL MOVE
NORTHWARD AROUND THE LOW AND PRODUCE ISOLATED SHOWERS INTO MID
DAY TUESDAY. ONLY THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN ELEVATIONS SHOULD SEE ANY
SNOW. ANOTHER UPPER LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR THE BAJA WEDNESDAY AND
BEGIN SPREADING ADDITIONAL MOISTURE INTO THE AREA. SHOWERS WILL
INCREASE IN AREAL COVERAGE AND INTENSITY BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. TEMPERATURES THROUGH THURSDAY WILL REMAIN
JUST ABOVE NORMAL AND THEN BEGIN COOLING DOWN BACK BELOW NORMAL
FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. WET SNOW SHOWERS WILL PREVAIL OVER THE
HIGHER MOUNTAINS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WITH SNOW LEVELS FALLING
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY TO 5000 FT.


&&

...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.



NMZ110-252000-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
736 AM MST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....49-53.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....54-58.
*    24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....24-28 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....22-27 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHEAST 10 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (24300 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....20-25.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....24-29.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....64-69 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....60-65 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......37 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHEAST 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                      MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....49-53.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....57-62.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....34-39 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....28-33 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHEAST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (37900 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S
TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM
RH 39 TO 44%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 34. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 34 TO 39%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS 52 TO 57. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 43 TO 48%.

$$

NMZ111-252000-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
736 AM MST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-59.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..EAST 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (39600 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-32.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..EAST 9 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                      MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
* MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..EAST 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3500 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (50800 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM
RH 44 TO 49%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 38 TO 43%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH
42 TO 47%.

$$

NMZ112-252000-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
736 AM MST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-57.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 9 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-3300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (53600 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-32.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                      MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 23 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-2700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (15500 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
NEAR 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 36 TO 41%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 36 TO
41%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 40 TO 45%.

$$

NMZ113-252000-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
736 AM MST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....46-50.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....50-54.
*    24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....30-34 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....32-37 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-2400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (22200 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....22-26.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....25-29.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....59-64 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....60-65 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....49-54.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....58-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....31-35 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....25-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-2100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (8300 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS 56 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 38 TO 43%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 37 TO 42%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS
46 TO 51. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 47 TO 52%.

$$

TXZ055-252000-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
736 AM MST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-58.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........24-28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 5 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (41800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-35.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-63.
* MIN HUMIDITY........28-32 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-3100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (21100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 39 TO 44%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 41 TO 46%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS NEAR 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM RH 43 TO 48%.

$$

TXZ056-252000-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
736 AM MST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-58.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 7 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-3800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 25 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (58800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-33.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                      MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-64.
* MIN HUMIDITY........26-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-3200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (18000 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM
RH 36 TO 41%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 41 TO 46%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 45 TO 50%.

$$

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