Tucson, AZ (85713)

6:00 PM MST on April 25, 2017 (GMT -0700)
Tucson Park West | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning Active Notice: Public Information Statement

Elev 2490 ft 32.20 °N, 111.02 °W | Updated 14 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
77.9 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
3.6
Wind Variable Wind from SSW
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.63 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 21%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:43 AM 7:00 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KTUS 260053Z 27016G25KT 10SM CLR 26/03 A2975 RMK AO2 PK WND 25026/0010 SLP032 T02560028
Pressure 29.63 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 35 °F
Humidity 21%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:43 AM 7:00 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KTUS 260053Z 27016G25KT 10SM CLR 26/03 A2975 RMK AO2 PK WND 25026/0010 SLP032 T02560028

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Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:14 PM MDT Apr. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM MST this evening
for strong winds... low relative humidity and high fire danger for
northern portions of fire weather zones 150 and 151 including
southeast Pinal... north-central and eastern Pima counties... and
southeast fire weather zone 152 including eastern
Cochise... southeast Graham and southern Greenlee counties...

* affected area... the northern portions of fire weather zones 150
and 151 including southeast Pinal, north-central and eastern
Pima counties. This warning includes the Sawmill fire near the
Santa Rita Mountains. The southeast half of fire weather zone
152 including eastern Cochise, southwest Graham and southern
Greenlee counties. This includes the Chiricahua Mountains.

* Timing... the warning is in effect through 8 PM MST this evening.

* Winds... westerly 20-ft winds around 25 to 35 mph with gusts to
45 mph into this evening.

* Relative humidity... minimum values this afternoon between 12 and
17 percent.

* Impacts... the Sawmill fire and any other fires that develop or
are ongoing will have the potential to spread rapidly,
especially in areas with a high dead grass Load.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
weather.Gov/Tucson and click on the detailed hazards tab

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the fire weather warning and watch for portions of
Southeast Arizona.

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or are expected to develop. A
combination of strong winds... low relative humidity... and dry
vegetation will create the potential for rapid and erratic fire
growth.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of the red flag warning for portions of Southeast Arizona.