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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
747 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON
OVER THE GILA REGION...SACRAMENTO AND CAPITAN MOUNTAINS...AHEAD OF A
WEAK UPPER LEVEL TROUGH THAT MOVES QUICKLY OVER NEW MEXICO LATER
TODAY AND OVERNIGHT. THIS WILL ALSO GENERATE BREEZY SOUTHWEST
WINDS IN THE AFTERNOON. TROUGH WILL SEND A WEAK PACIFIC COLD FRONT
THROUGH TONIGHT WHICH WILL LEAVE HIGHS UP TO A FEW DEGREES COOLER MONDAY.

&&

...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.



NMZ110-241845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
747 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT) UNTIL 1000...THEN
  PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
  (60-70 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....61-66.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....70-75.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....24-29 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....17-22 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 14600 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (218400 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
  PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS EARLY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....36-40.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....42-47.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....67-72 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....54-59 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 1800...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).  ISOLATED
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....62-67.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....71-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....29-34 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....20-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................3 UNTIL 0600...THEN 1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 13500 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (227400 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 72 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 15 TO 20%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 10 TO 15%.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 76 TO 81. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 11 TO 16%.

$$

NMZ111-241845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
747 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-82.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........11-15 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 14100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (225800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                      SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1800...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
  MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-82.
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-15 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 0600...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12500 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (248900 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 11 TO 16%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM
RH 8 TO 13%.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH
9 TO 14%.

$$

NMZ112-241845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
747 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      0600...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-16 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 23 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 14500 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (230200 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-54.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
  PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-18 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 13700 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (243100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS
82 TO 87. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 12 TO 17%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS
87 TO 92. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 10 TO 15%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 12 TO 17%.

$$

NMZ113-241845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
747 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      0600...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....60-65.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....69-74.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....22-26 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....18-22 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 13200 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (187500 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                      SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....40-44.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....45-49.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....56-61 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....56-61 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1800...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....61-66.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....70-75.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....27-31 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....23-28 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 0600...THEN 1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (217500 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 71 TO 76. WEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 22 TO 27%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 75 TO 80.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 19 TO 24%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 33 TO 38%.

$$

TXZ055-241845-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
747 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-82.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-12 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12200 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (210100 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-58.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........30-34 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-85.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-14 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (224600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 60. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 11 TO 16%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS NEAR 90.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 11 TO 16%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS
NEAR 90. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 14 TO 19%.

$$

TXZ056-241845-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
747 AM MDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-12 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12200 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (211200 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (30-40 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-55.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........34-38 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-15 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......EXCELLENT (202000 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS
83 TO 88. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 13 TO 18%.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 60. HIGHS NEAR 90. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 18 TO 23%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 60. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 23 TO 28%.

$$

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