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FNUS55 KABQ 271256  
FWFABQ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WINDS WILL SHIFT OUT OF THE NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN WHILE REMAINING  
BREEZY TODAY AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH GRADUALLY EXITS THE CENTRAL  
ROCKIES. A PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL PUSH INTO NORTHWEST AREAS THIS  
AFTERNOON, WHILE A BACK DOOR COLD FRONT PUSHES INTO THE EASTERN  
PLAINS. THE BACK DOOR FRONT WILL BRING BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS TO  
THE EASTERN PLAINS TONIGHT, AND ALSO BELOW GAPS OPENING INTO THE  
CENTRAL VALLEY LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING. THERE WILL BE A  
MODEST MOISTURE INCREASE WITH THE FRONT, THEN SOMEWHAT RICHER  
MOISTURE WILL ARRIVE FROM THE SOUTHEAST EARLY IN THE COMING WEEK,  
LEADING TO DAILY ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH A FAIR  
CHANCE OF WETTING PRECIPITATION MOST PLACES EXCEPT THE FOUR CORNERS  
AREA.  
 
NMZ101-272100-  
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 4 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-15 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING WEST  
15 TO 20 MPH 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 5 MODERATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-44.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........46-66 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 14 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING  
BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-15 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO  
10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 76 TO 81. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO  
18 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
79 TO 84. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
16 TO 21 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 79 TO 84. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 14 TO 19 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ102-272100-  
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....59-64.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....71-76.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....14-19 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....10-15 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 4 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....33-38.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....39-44.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....57-77 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....58-78 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 29 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. DRY THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....57-62.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....68-73.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....21-31 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....15-20 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 8 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN  
THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5  
TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 6 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO  
28 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
70 TO 75. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
20 TO 30 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
70 TO 75. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
21 TO 31 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ103-272100-  
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....62-67.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....73-78.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....10-15 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 4 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....34-39.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....39-44.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 4 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....68-88 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....66-86 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 46 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.  
* LAL.................4 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. DRY THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....54-59.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....65-70.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 8 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....30-40 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....25-35 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 16 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING  
BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 6 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.  
HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO  
35 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO  
37 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO  
41 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ104-272100-  
NORTHEAST PLAINS-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........10-15 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........70-90 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 42 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.  
* LAL.................4 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 9 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........23-33 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 9 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 76 TO 81. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO  
32 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
75 TO 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 28 TO  
38 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
76 TO 81. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO  
41 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ105-272100-  
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....64-69.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....73-78.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....10-15 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....7-12 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....39-43.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....42-47.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....31-51 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....41-61 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 12 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF DRY THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....63-68.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....71-76.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....16-21 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 8 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO  
19 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
75 TO 80. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
18 TO 28 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 75 TO 80. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 15 TO 25 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ106-272100-  
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........7-12 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........45-65 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 29 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH DECREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 10 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 80 TO 85. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO  
21 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
81 TO 86. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
20 TO 30 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 80 TO 85. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ107-272100-  
SANDIA...MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* 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....10-15 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....9-14 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 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 INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....42-46.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....45-50.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....47-67 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....57-77 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 41 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST  
15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 15  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....60-65.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....71-76.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....27-37 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....19-24 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 15 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 74 TO 79. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO  
27 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
74 TO 79. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO  
33 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
74 TO 79. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO  
35 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ108-272100-  
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........6-11 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........64-84 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 43 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH DECREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 10 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 15 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 79 TO 84. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
24 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
78 TO 83. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO  
37 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
78 TO 83. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 33 TO  
43 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ109-272100-  
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-  
656 AM MDT SAT MAY 27 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....68-73.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....75-80.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....10-15 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....9-14 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....40-44.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....44-49.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....38-58 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....40-60 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 14 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 10 TO  
15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH DECREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....66-71.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....72-77.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....17-22 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 9 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
MEMORIAL DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 15 TO  
25 PERCENT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
73 TO 78. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
18 TO 28 PERCENT.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 73 TO 78. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 16 TO 26 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
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