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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
149 PM MST WED FEB 3 2016

.DISCUSSION...
DRY NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD. EXPECT
TEMPERATURES TO REMAIN BELOW NORMAL THROUGH SATURDAY WITH A SLOW
WARMUP. STARTING SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...HIGHS WILL BE NEAR TO
SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL. WINDS WILL NOT BE MUCH OF A CONCERN THROUGH
THE PERIOD EITHER. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE FALLING INTO TEENS
AND 20S EACH AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS AND WARM AIR MOVING IN ALOFT
NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS WILL KEEP INVERSION IN PLACE AND VENT RATES
POOR TO FAIR.

&&

...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.




NMZ110-041400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
149 PM MST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....4-9.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....10-15.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....55-60 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....72-77 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....36-40.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....41-45.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....19-24 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....22-27 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 8 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-2800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (21700 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....13-18.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....17-22.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....58-63 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....63-68 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....33-38.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....42-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....26-30 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....24-29 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-3700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (31900 KNOT-FT).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NMZ111-041400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHWEST DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
149 PM MST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....14-17.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY........78-83 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-48.
*    24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........17-21 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
* 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.......2100-3300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (50500 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (30-40 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-23.
* MAX HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-19 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........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (37500 KNOT-FT).


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

$$

NMZ112-041400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTH CENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-
LNZ-
149 PM MST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....14-18.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
* 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.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-49.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-18 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-3600 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (26100 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-26.
* MAX HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 26 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (53800 KNOT-FT).


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

$$

NMZ113-041400-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
149 PM MST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....8-12.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....11-15.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....51-56 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....64-69 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....34-38.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....40-44.
*    24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....14-19 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....15-19 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (25500 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....17-21.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....19-23.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....39-44 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....39-44 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....33-38.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....39-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....24-28 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....20-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 25 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (46100 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 LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

TXZ055-041400-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
149 PM MST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 20.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-14 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 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 (29100 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
* MAX HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-4000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (45700 KNOT-FT).


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

$$

TXZ056-041400-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
149 PM MST WED FEB 3 2016

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-19.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1100...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-51.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-15 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-4200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (34600 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-27.
* MAX HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (35600 KNOT-FT).


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

$$
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