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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
748 AM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH SCATTERED LIGHT-MODERATE SHOWERS
ARE FORECAST THROUGH MOST OF TODAY...BEFORE MORE MOISTURE ASSOCIATED
WITH THE CORE OF TROPICAL STORM ODILE MOVES OVER OUR AREA EARLY THIS
EVENING. 1 TO 6 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL ARE POSSIBLE OVER OUR
AREA THROUGH MIDNIGHT THURSDAY. RIVER AND STREAM FLOODING WITH QUICK
RESPONSES TO RAINFALL...WILL BE THE MAIN IMPACT...ESPECIALLY OVER
AREA AFFECTED BY WILDFIRES IN THE LAST FEW YEARS. MOISTURE ASSOCIATED
WITH THIS FEATURE WILL MOVE OUT OF THE AREA LATER FRIDAY.

&&

...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.



NMZ110-171900-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
748 AM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....58-63.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....70-75.
*    24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....77-82 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....59-64 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......100 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (49600 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....50-54.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....53-58.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....96-100 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....96-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHEAST 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......100 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....56-61.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....65-70.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....81-86 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....68-73 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......100 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4100-4900 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (49100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 79. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 47 TO 52%.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 76 TO 81. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 40 TO 45%.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 72 TO 77. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM
RH 45 TO 50%.

$$

NMZ111-171900-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
748 AM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN
                      SHOWERS UNTIL 1200. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
                      NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 1200.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-83.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......80 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (78200 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-66.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......90 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4900-6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (77200 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 46 TO 51%.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 36 TO 41%.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 43 TO 48%.

$$

NMZ112-171900-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
748 AM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4900-6800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (71100 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-65.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......90 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......90 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6600 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (42000 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 43 TO 48%.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. HIGHS 82 TO 87. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 40 TO 45%.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 44 TO 49%.

$$

NMZ113-171900-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
748 AM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....59-64.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....68-73.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....79-84 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....66-71 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 8 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......90 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-5400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (51900 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....50-54.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....54-59.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....97-100 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....96-100 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......100 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....58-63.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....66-71.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....81-86 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....69-74 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......100 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4300-5700 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (32700 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 74 TO 79. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 52 TO 57%.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 75 TO 80. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM
RH 42 TO 47%.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 72 TO 77. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM
RH 50 TO 55%.

$$

TXZ055-171900-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
748 AM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                      AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-84.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 10 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5600-7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (73800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                      ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....65-67.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......80 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                      ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......80 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (29600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 50 TO 55%.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS 85 TO 90. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 42 TO 47%.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS 83 TO 88. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
20 MPH. MINIMUM RH 46 TO 51%.

$$

TXZ056-171900-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
748 AM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                      UNTIL 1200. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. NUMEROUS
                      SHOWERS AFTER 1200.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
*    24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 9 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8800 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (72800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                      ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-66.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN
                      SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
* MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTH 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......80 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (65100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS 81 TO 86. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 56 TO 61%.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 70. HIGHS 82 TO 87. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 47 TO 52%.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM RH 49 TO 54%.

$$

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