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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
148 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

..DISCUSSION...
DRYING WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND OVER THE FIRE WEATHER ZONES
COURTESY OF WESTERLY WINDS ALOFT AND HIGH PRESSURE. A DRY WEAK
COLD FRONT FROM THE NORTH WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO AND
FAR WEST TEXAS TONIGHT COOLING TEMPERATURES TO NEAR NORMAL ON
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. THE HAINES INDEX WILL STAY MOSTLY IN THE 4
CATEGORY THROUGH THURSDAY. THE MINIMUM RH FIELD WILL GENERALLY
RANGE IN THE 15% TO 25 LEVEL LOWLANDS AND 20% TO 30% ABOVE 7000
FEET THROUGH THURSDAY,



&&

...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.



NMZ110-021230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
148 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....38-42.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....43-48.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....49-54 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....44-49 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....62-67.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....69-74.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....22-27 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....20-25 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (52200 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....31-35.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....37-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....64-69 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....58-63 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 8 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....65-70.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....69-74.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....21-26 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....20-25 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHEAST 8 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6800 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (40100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 71 TO 76. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 24 TO 29%.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 73 TO 78. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 20 TO 25%.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 72 TO 77. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 21 TO 26%.

$$

NMZ111-021230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
148 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-54.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-80.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........17-21 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7600 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (52000 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHEAST 7 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
* MIN HUMIDITY........16-20 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..EAST 9 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6700 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (71800 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 80 TO 85. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 20 TO 25%.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 18 TO 23%.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS NEAR 80.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 16 TO 21%.

$$

NMZ112-021230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
148 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-55.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 25 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-19 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8600 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (86900 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
* MAX HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
* MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (36400 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 78 TO 83. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 20 TO 25%.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 17 TO 22%.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS 78 TO 83.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 17 TO 22%.

$$

NMZ113-021230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
148 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....43-47.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....47-51.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....46-51 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....43-48 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 26 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....58-63.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....64-69.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....28-33 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....23-28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 22 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6200-8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (104900 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....37-41.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....41-45.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....57-62 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....54-59 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....59-64.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....64-69.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....28-33 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....25-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5800 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (43700 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 27 TO 32%.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 71 TO 76. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 21 TO 26%.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 22 TO 27%.

$$

TXZ055-021230-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
148 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-59.
*    24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-82.
*    24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7700 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (78800 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-54.
* MAX HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 10 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
* MIN HUMIDITY........17-21 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHEAST 8 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6200 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (40700 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 23 TO 28%.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 18 TO 23%.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 18 TO 23%.

$$

TXZ056-021230-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
148 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-59.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
*    24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........17-21 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 22 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8500 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (111800 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
* MAX HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 9 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
* MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..EAST 9 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......4200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (30200 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 77 TO 82. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 27 TO 32%.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 20 TO 25%.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS NEAR 80.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 20 TO 25%.

$$

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