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FNUS55 KTWC 191238
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ARIZONA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
538 AM MST FRI DEC 19 2014

+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
    20-FOOT WIND FORECAST OF `LIGHT WINDS` INDICATES MAINLY
    TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS
+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER EXPECTED THROUGH AROUND THE MIDDLE OF
NEXT WEEK...BEFORE ANOTHER PACIFIC SYSTEM MOVES BY TO OUR NORTH
LATE IN THE WEEK. THIS WILL RESULT IN THE POTENTIAL FOR
SHOWERS...MAINLY OVER THE WHITE MOUNTAINS...AND AN INCREASE IN
WINDS ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON...OTHERWISE WINDS WILL BE LIGHT EACH
DAY.

AZZ150-192315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 150
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-
TOHONO OODHAM NATION-TDC-
538 AM MST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........56 TO 66 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............39 TO 49 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........36 TO 46 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............79 TO 89 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........57 TO 67 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............33 TO 43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING NORTH
  AROUND 10 MPH.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............2 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 47. HIGHS 58 TO
71. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 41 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 63 TO 73. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 39 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 64 TO 74.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 63 TO 73.

$$

AZZ151-192315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 151
EASTERN PIMA COUNTY-SOUTHEASTERN PINAL COUNTY-
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY-WESTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
CORONADO NF-TDC-
538 AM MST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY WITH PATCHY FOG EARLY IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 62 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........44 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 6 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........36 TO 46 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 55 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 26 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 10
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3518 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 7 TO 9 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (31662 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........33 TO 42 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........27 TO 33 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........81 TO 93 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........69 TO 81 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 13 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........56 TO 64 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........45 TO 56 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........30 TO 39 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 47 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3924 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 4
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (15696 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 44. HIGHS 52 TO 67. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO 43 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 45. HIGHS 56 TO 71. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 40 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 47. HIGHS 59 TO 73. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO 38 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 46. HIGHS 59 TO 74.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 48. HIGHS 58 TO 73.

NOTE TO USERS - ZONE 151 VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE BASED ON THE BUENOS AIRES N.W.R. LOCATION
(3500 MSL)

$$

AZZ152-192315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 152
SOUTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY-
SOUTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE SAN CARLOS APACHE NATION
IN GRAHAM COUNTY-CORONADO NF-SAFFORD BLM-TDC-
538 AM MST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............MOSTLY SUNNY WITH AREAS OF FOG AND
  PATCHY FREEZING FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........51 TO 58 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........40 TO 51 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 5 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........37 TO 46 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........46 TO 54 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 33 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3025 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 5 TO 6 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (18150 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........23 TO 31 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........31 TO 37 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........84 TO 98 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........69 TO 84 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........54 TO 61 DEGS
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........41 TO 54 DEGS
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 1 TO 3 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............
*    BELOW 5000 FT.........29 TO 39 PCT
*    ABOVE 5000 FT.........39 TO 48 PCT
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 6 TO 8 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3298 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........EAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5
  KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....MARGINAL (16490 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 38. HIGHS 49 TO 63. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO 43 PCT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 40. HIGHS 54 TO 69. NORTHWEST
WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO 39 PCT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 42. HIGHS 57 TO 69. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 37 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 41. HIGHS 57 TO 69.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 42. HIGHS 56 TO 68.

NOTE TO USERS - ZONE 152 VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE BASED ON THE CHIRICAHUA N.M. LOCATION (5400 MSL)

$$

AZZ153-192315-
ARIZONA FIRE WEATHER ZONE 153
NORTHERN GRAHAM COUNTY-NORTHERN GREENLEE COUNTY-
WHITE AND GILA MOUNTAINS-APACHE SITGREAVES NF-SDC-
538 AM MST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
  SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........41 TO 51 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 7 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............41 TO 51 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 37 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
  BECOMING LIGHT.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3997 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (27979 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE..........21 TO 31 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 3 DEGS.
* MAX HUMIDITY.............81 TO 91 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER..............PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE..........43 TO 53 DEGS.
*    24 HR TREND...........UP 2 DEGS.
* MIN HUMIDITY.............36 TO 46 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND...........DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND (20 FT/10-MIN AVG)..LIGHT WINDS.
*    RIDGETOP..............NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP.........0 PCT.
* LAL......................1.
* HAINES INDEX.............3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT............3419 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS..........NORTHEAST 6 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE WEST
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* VENTILATION CATEGORY.....FAIR (20514 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
WINDS IN DAYS 3 THROUGH 5 ARE SURFACE 20 FT/10-MIN AVG
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 45 TO 55. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 34 TO 44 PCT.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 51 TO 61.
NORTH WIND AROUND 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 29 TO 39 PCT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 50 TO 60.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 49 TO 59.

NOTE TO USERS - ZONE 153 VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND
TRANSPORT WINDS ARE BASED ON THE POINT OF PINES LOCATION (6040 MSL)

$$


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