385  
FNUS55 KABQ 111515 RRA  
FWFABQ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO...DELAYED  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
THE FOCUS FOR LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE ACROSS SOUTHERN AND  
WESTERN AREAS TODAY WHILE DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE NORTHEAST HALF OF  
NM. AN OVERALL DECREASE IN STORM COVERAGE IS EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH  
SUNDAY WITH WARMING TEMPERATURES. THE COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS  
WITH HEAVY RAINFALL WILL INCREASE NEXT WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS  
EAST OF NM AND ALLOWS MOISTURE TO SURGE NORTH INTO THE REGION.  
 
NMZ101-121300-  
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 4 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........69-89 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING  
TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
84 TO 89. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
20 TO 30 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
86 TO 91. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
29 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
85 TO 90. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO  
30 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ102-121300-  
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....67-72.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....79-84.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....33-43 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....29-39 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH  
10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE LATE MORNING AND  
AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....47-52.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....53-58.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....73-93 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....73-93 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING  
TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....68-73.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....80-85.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....32-42 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....27-37 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.  
* LAL.................2 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
81 TO 86. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
21 TO 31 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
82 TO 87. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
29 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
82 TO 87. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
29 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ103-121300-  
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING, THEN PARTLY  
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....67-72.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....78-83.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....32-42 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....31-41 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 8 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING  
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....47-52.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....54-59.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....71-91 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....63-83 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 12 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....69-74.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....80-85.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....27-37 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....25-35 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
82 TO 87. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
29 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
83 TO 88. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
29 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
83 TO 88. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO  
31 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ104-121300-  
NORTHEAST PLAINS-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 9 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........61-81 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 16 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 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
 
   
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 89 TO 94. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 23 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS 90 TO 95. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 22 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
90 TO 95. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
24 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ105-121300-  
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....70-74.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....77-82.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....37-47 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....33-43 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....80 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN  
INCREASING TO 5 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING, THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....50-55.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....55-60.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....70-90 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....70-90 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.  
* LAL.................4 DECREASING TO 3 LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN  
DECREASING TO 2 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....71-76.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....78-83.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....32-42 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....27-37 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.  
* LAL.................2 INCREASING TO 4 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
79 TO 84. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 22 TO  
32 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
81 TO 86. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO  
30 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
82 TO 87. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
29 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ106-121300-  
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........32-42 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 2 LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN  
INCREASING TO 4 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING, THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-65.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........69-89 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING  
BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 2 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
88 TO 93. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
20 TO 30 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
89 TO 94. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO  
23 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
91 TO 96. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO  
23 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ107-121300-  
SANDIA, MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....66-71.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....77-82.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....45-55 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....37-47 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING  
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 2 LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN  
INCREASING TO 4 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING, THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....53-57.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....55-60.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....58-78 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....71-91 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING  
BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 2 AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW DECREASING TO 2 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING, THEN PARTLY  
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....68-73.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....80-84.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....33-43 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....28-38 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 11 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.  
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 83 TO 88. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM  
HUMIDITY 21 TO 31 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 84 TO 89. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO  
29 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS  
85 TO 90. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO  
31 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ108-121300-  
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 8 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...EAST UP TO 10 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.  
* LAL.................2 DECREASING TO 1 LATE IN THE MORNING, THEN  
INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........69-89 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 14 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.  
* LAL.................2 DECREASING TO 1 IN THE LATE EVENING AND  
OVERNIGHT.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO  
10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* 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
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 91 TO 96. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 24 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 92 TO 97. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.  
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 19 TO 24 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS 92 TO 97. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 20 TO  
25 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
NMZ109-121300-  
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-  
915 AM MDT THU AUG 11 2022  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH WIDESPREAD  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....68-72.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....75-80.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....50-55 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....38-48 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......UP 7 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....90 PCT.  
* LAL.................3 INCREASING TO 5 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING, THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....51-55.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....56-61.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....76-96 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....72-92 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.  
* LAL.................4 DECREASING TO 3 AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN  
DECREASING TO 2 EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING, THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....68-72.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....75-80.  
* 24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........  
* ABOVE 8000 FT....42-52 PCT.  
* BELOW 8000 FT....33-43 PCT.  
* 24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 PCT.  
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.  
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....80 PCT.  
* LAL.................2 INCREASING TO 5 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
77 TO 82. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 27 TO  
37 PERCENT.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
79 TO 84. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 24 TO  
34 PERCENT.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS  
81 TO 86. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO  
33 PERCENT.  
 

 
 
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