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FNUS55 KABQ 211307  
FWFABQ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
...MARGINAL CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON OVER EAST  
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...  
 
A STORM SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE SOUTHERN ROCKIES WILL SPREAD STRONG  
SOUTHWEST WINDS OVER THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON. MARGINAL CRITICAL  
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY FOR A FEW HOURS ACROSS THE EAST  
CENTRAL PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST BY THIS  
EVENING AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION. LIGHT SNOWFALL IS  
EXPECTED BEHIND THE FRONT OVER THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN HIGH TERRAIN  
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. A BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO EASTERN  
NEW MEXICO TUESDAY AND SPREAD MORE STRONG WINDS AND THICKER CLOUD  
COVER INTO THE AREA. THE COLDEST LOW TEMPERATURES IN ABOUT TWO WEEKS  
ARE LIKELY WEDNESDAY AS STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE STATE.  
A SERIES OF FAST MOVING UPPER LEVEL WAVES WILL SLIDE OVER NEW MEXICO  
THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. THESE  
SYSTEM WILL BE MAINLY DRY WITH PERIODIC COLD FRONTS AND BOUTS OF WIND.  
 
NMZ101-221400-  
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS AND NUMEROUS RAIN  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST  
20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 60 TO 70 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....100 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-24.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........76-96 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 4 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 35 TO 45 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 25 TO 35  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING  
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 10 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 37 TO 42. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 35 TO 45 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 41 TO 46. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 40 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ102-221400-  
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS AND  
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....34-39.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....41-46.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....37-47 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....39-49 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 30  
TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 55 TO 65 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....90 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....10-15.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....16-21.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....79-99 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....78-98 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 10 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 45 TO 55 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND  
DECREASING TO 30 TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....80 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....20-25.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....28-33.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 13 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....49-59 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....46-56 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 8 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO  
30 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO 41 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 33 TO 38.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 39 TO 49 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 34 TO 39. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ103-221400-  
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....40-45.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....55-60.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....25-35 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....18-23 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 50 TO 60 MPH INCREASING TO 60 TO 70 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE EVENING. SNOW  
LIKELY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....11-16.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....20-25.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 10 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....73-93 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....60-80 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 12 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 25 TO 35 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST  
20 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 55 TO 65 MPH DECREASING TO 40 TO 50 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....20-25.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....29-34.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 25 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....41-51 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....32-42 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 17 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTH 30 TO 40 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 29 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 37 TO 42.  
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 42 TO 47. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 32 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ104-221400-  
NORTHEAST PLAINS-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 8 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 55 TO 65 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........59-79 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO  
NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 60 TO 70 MPH DECREASING TO 45 TO 55 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 30 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 18 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTH 30 TO 40 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 46 TO 51. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 23 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 41 TO 46. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30 TO 40 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 48 TO 53. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO 32 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ105-221400-  
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....39-44.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....46-51.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....36-46 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....28-38 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 65 TO 75 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....100 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....14-18.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....19-24.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 8 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....80-100 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....72-92 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 20 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 45 TO 55 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND  
DECREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING  
PARTLY CLOUDY. POSSIBLE FLURRIES.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....24-29.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....31-36.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 14 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....47-57 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....37-47 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH BECOMING NORTH 25 TO  
35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 38 TO 43. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 41 TO 46. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 31 TO 41 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 43 TO 48. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ106-221400-  
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........17-27 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 20  
TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 50 TO 60 MPH INCREASING TO 65 TO 75 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-30.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........61-81 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 50 TO 60 MPH DECREASING TO 40 TO 50 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 20 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 17 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH BECOMING NORTH 15 TO  
25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 44 TO 49. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 46 TO 51. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO 34 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 47 TO 52. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO 34 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ107-221400-  
SANDIA, MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....42-47.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....53-58.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....28-38 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....21-31 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 9 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 35  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 50 TO 60 MPH INCREASING TO 60 TO 70 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....15-19.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....22-27.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....69-89 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....65-85 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 55 TO 65 MPH DECREASING TO 45 TO 55 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....22-26.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....31-36.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 22 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....55-65 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....39-49 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 20 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING NORTH 10 TO  
20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 38 TO 43. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 41 TO 46. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO 37 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 42 TO 47. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 26 TO 36 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ108-221400-  
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 5 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........14-19 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 45 TO 55 MPH INCREASING TO 60 TO 70 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-34.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........47-67 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 4 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 65 TO 75 MPH DECREASING TO 50 TO 60 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 27 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 15 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH DECREASING TO 20 TO 30  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 48 TO 53. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 19 TO 29 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 47 TO 52. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 51 TO 56. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ109-221400-  
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-  
607 AM MST MON JAN 21 2019  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN CLEARING.  
AREAS OF BLOWING DUST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....44-49.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....51-56.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....27-37 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....22-32 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 4 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 40  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 55 TO 65 MPH INCREASING TO 75 TO 85 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
EVENING, THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....16-20.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....22-27.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 8 DEGREES.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....74-94 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....63-83 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 15 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......WEST 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 60 TO 70 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND  
DECREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH POSSIBLE FLURRIES.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....26-30.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....32-37.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 18 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....44-54 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....38-48 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 13 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...NORTHWEST 35 TO 45 MPH BECOMING NORTH 20 TO  
30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 40 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 27 PERCENT.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 43 TO 48. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 25 TO 35 PERCENT.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 46 TO 51. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 22 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
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