537  
FNUS55 KABQ 191231  
FWFABQ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
DRY AND WARM WITH BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS BY MIDDAY TODAY.  
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ACROSS THE NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND  
HIGHLANDS. A WEAK BACK DOOR COLD FRONT INTO THE NORTHEAST TONIGHT,  
BUT IT WILL WASH OUT WEDNESDAY WITH LITTLE IMPACT ON OUR WEATHER.  
INSTEAD, ANOTHER DRY DAY WEDNESDAY WITH LESS WIND AND SEASONABLE  
TEMPERATURES. A WETTER PATTERN SETTING UP FOR LATER THIS WEEK INTO  
NEXT WEEK, ESPECIALLY IN THE EAST. A DEEPENING TROUGH TO OUR WEST  
WILL DRAW MOISTURE NORTH INTO NM, STARTING THURSDAY AND CONTINUING  
THROUGH FRIDAY, WITH FRIDAY A VERY ACTIVE DAY. DRIER IN THE WEST OVER  
THE WEEKEND BUT REMAINING UNSETTLED IN THE EAST. THERE IS POTENTIAL  
FOR SEVERE WEATHER IN THE EAST EACH DAY FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.  
 
NMZ101-201300-  
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT THIS  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........11-16 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........45-65 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 79 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 21 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
73 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO  
32 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 71 TO 76. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 18 TO 23 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ102-201300-  
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....63-68.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....74-79.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....12-17 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 4 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....39-44.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....42-47.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....39-59 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....46-66 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....64-69.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....74-79.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 29 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
70 TO 75. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO  
37 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO  
33 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ103-201300-  
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....65-70.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....77-82.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....14-19 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 35 TO 45 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....41-46.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....45-50.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....43-63 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....36-56 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 35 TO 45 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....65-70.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....76-81.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....15-20 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 3 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 77 TO 82. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO 21 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
75 TO 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO  
38 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO  
38 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ104-201300-  
NORTHEAST PLAINS-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........36-56 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 13 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO 15  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 10 TO  
20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO 20 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
82 TO 87. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO  
38 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
77 TO 82. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO  
41 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ105-201300-  
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT THIS  
EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....67-72.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....76-81.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....45-49.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....44-49.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....31-51 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....47-67 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....67-72.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....76-81.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....15-20 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO  
33 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 71 TO 76. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 18 TO 23 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ106-201300-  
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........43-63 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING  
TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 24 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
82 TO 87. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO  
31 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 80 TO 85. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 19 TO 29 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ107-201300-  
SANDIA, MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....68-73.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....79-84.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....14-19 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....14-19 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 35 TO 45 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....46-51.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....50-55.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....33-38 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....43-63 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....66-71.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....78-82.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....16-21 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 80 TO 85. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
78 TO 83. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO  
33 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO  
32 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ108-201300-  
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........43-63 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 87 TO 92. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 23 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO  
36 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO  
41 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ109-201300-  
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-  
631 AM MDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....71-75.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....78-83.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....15-20 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....43-47.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....46-51.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....50-70 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....56-76 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....69-74.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....76-81.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....18-23 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....16-21 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 4 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 76 TO 81. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
73 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO  
33 PERCENT.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 20 TO 30 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
FCSTR 40  
 
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