Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS

Skip options and go directly to product.
Home | Oldest Version | Previous Version | Current Version | All | Graphics & Text | Save Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On

Skip product version selection by date and time.   
123
FNUS54 KEPZ 251333
FWFEPZ

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
733 AM MDT MON MAY 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING WARMER MOSTLY DRY WEATHER TO
SOUTHERN NEW MEXICO AND WEST TEXAS THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
WITH ONLY SLIGHT CHANCES OF MAINLY HIGH MOUNTAIN THUNDERSTORMS
THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. DRY LIGHTING AND WIND GUSTS TO
50 MPH POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORMS. LOWEST HUMIDITY AROUND 5 TO 15
PERCENT LOWLANDS AND 10 TO 20 PERCENT MOUNTAINS TODAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. A PASSING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL GENERATE MORE
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE BORDERLAND WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT WITH MOST OF THE STORMS
OCCURRING EAST OF THE RIO GRANDE. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL ALSO
BRING CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS NEXT WEEKEND...AGAIN MAINLY OVER
THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS AND FOR AREAS EAST OF THE RIO GRANDE.
&&

...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.



NMZ110-251845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
733 AM MDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....62-67.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....71-76.
*    24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....32-37 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....22-27 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                      WEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....37-41.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....42-47.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....70-75 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....61-66 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                      AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                      PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....66-71.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....75-80.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....20-25 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....15-19 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.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 77 TO 82. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 10 TO 15%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 76 TO 81. WEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RH 13 TO 18%.

$$

NMZ111-251845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
733 AM MDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-82.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-51.
*    24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY........11-13 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.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%.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER
90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 10 TO 15%.

$$

NMZ112-251845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
733 AM MDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) UNTIL
                      1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
                      SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                      AFTER 1200.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
*    24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                      WEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (30-40 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-55.
*    24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
                      10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                      PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-16 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 13 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS
87 TO 92. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 8 TO 13%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. HIGHS 86 TO 91.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 9 TO 14%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS 85 TO
90. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 10 TO 15%.

$$

NMZ113-251845-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
733 AM MDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....61-66.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....70-75.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....30-35 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....25-30 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE
                      OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....41-45.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....46-50.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....63-68 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....61-66 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 18 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                      PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....64-69.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....73-78.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....27-31 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....22-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 17 TO 22%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 74 TO 79. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 28 TO 33%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 26 TO 31%.

$$

TXZ055-251845-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
733 AM MDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-85.
*    24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-15 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 16 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-59.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY........35-39 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 17 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-88.
* MIN HUMIDITY........11-13 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 10 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 60. HIGHS NEAR 90. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 9 TO 14%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS
NEAR 90. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 9 TO 14%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. HIGHS NEAR
90. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 11 TO 16%.

$$

TXZ056-251845-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
733 AM MDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 15 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-55.
*    24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
                      10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-16 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..WEST 12 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....
* VENT CATEGORY.......MISSING.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS NEAR 90.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 16 TO 21%.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 60. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 18 TO 23%.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 13 TO 18%.

$$

USA.gov is the U.S government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.