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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
701 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
COOLER AND DRIER AIR HAS SETTLED OVER THE AREA TODAY. HIGH TEMPS
WILL RUN ABOUT 5 TO 12 DEGREES COOLER THAN YESTERDAY WITH MIN RH
VALUES DROPPING TO 10 TO 20 PERCENT ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION. AN
ADDITIONAL SURGE OF COLD DRY AIR WILL ARRIVE OVERNIGHT WITH YET
ANOTHER UPPER DISTURBANCE. THIS DISTURBANCE IS MOSTLY DRY BUT
COULD BRING A FEW SNOW SHOWERS TO THE SACRAMENTO MTNS TONIGHT. IT
WILL LIKELY ALSO CAUSE A BRIEF INCREASE IN WIND SPEEDS THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
THE NORTHERN ZONES. A WARMING TREND WILL FOLLOW FOR THE REST OF
THE WEEK WITH TEMPS RETURNING TO NORMAL BY THURSDAY AND SLIGHTLY
ABOVE NORMAL INTO THE WEEKEND.

&&

...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.



NMZ110-242230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 110
 SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS/GILA NF/APACHE NF/GLZ-
701 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....38-42.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....45-50.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....12-16 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....10-15 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 10 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1800 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (77700 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....10-15.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....17-22.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....50-55 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....45-50 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 35 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....38-42.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....43-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....20-25 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....18-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 22 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3200 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (66500 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 14 TO 19. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 29 TO 34%.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...CLEAR. LOWS 22 TO 27. HIGHS 58 TO 63.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 23 TO 28%.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 30. HIGHS 57 TO 62. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 22 TO 27%.

$$

NMZ111-242230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 111
 SOUTHERN DESERTS AND LOWLANDS/LAS CRUCES BLM/GLZ-
701 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-56.
*    24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........8-12 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 9 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2000 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (51900 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-25.
*    24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 32 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                      SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 25 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3500 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (56600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH
23 TO 28%.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 22 TO 27%.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 19 TO 24%.

$$

NMZ112-242230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 112
 SOUTHCENTRAL LOWLANDS AND SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE VALLEY/BLM/GLZ-LNZ-
701 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
*    24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-14 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 20 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4200 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (76800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-27.
*    24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 31 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........2.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 30 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (49800 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS 54 TO 59.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 26 TO 31%.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 23 TO 28%.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS 62 TO 67.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 21 TO 26%.

$$

NMZ113-242230-
NEW MEXICO FIRE WEATHER ZONE 113
 CAPITAN AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS/LINCOLN NF/LNZ-
701 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....36-40.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....38-43.
*    24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....14-19 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....17-22 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 24 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......VERY GOOD (114500 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....11-15.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....17-22.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....78-83 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....60-65 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......30 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 30 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....34-38.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....37-42.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 7500 FT....37-42 PERCENT.
*    BELOW 7500 FT....29-34 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 35 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3400 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (89600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER...CLEAR. LOWS 18 TO 23. HIGHS 49 TO 54. WEST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. MINIMUM RH 31 TO 36%.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 31. HIGHS NEAR 60.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 26 TO 31%.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS 57 TO 62. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 23 TO 28%.

$$

TXZ055-242230-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 055
 EL PASO COUNTY-
701 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-54.
*    24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-14 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3700 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (73500 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......31 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 25 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY........18-22 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 25 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4300 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......POOR (24400 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID TO UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 25 TO 30%.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 23 TO
28%.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 19 TO 24%.

$$

TXZ056-242230-
TEXAS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 056
 HUDSPETH COUNTY-
701 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
*    24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-14 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTHWEST 14 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......GOOD (83300 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-27.
*    24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND......25 PERCENT WETTER.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 21 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
* MIN HUMIDITY........19-23 PERCENT.
* 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WINDS..NORTH 25 MPH.
* CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 KNOTS.
* VENT CATEGORY.......FAIR (56300 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS 54 TO 59.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MINIMUM RH 23 TO 28%.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 21 TO
26%.
.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS 63 TO 68.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. MINIMUM RH 17 TO 22%.

$$

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