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Weather Alert Detail

  • Fire Weather Watch for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • Fire Weather Watch issued June 24 at 2:33PM MST until June 26 at 10:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 2:33 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 10 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
    THURSDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
    FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102...
    * AFFECTED AREA...IN ARIZONA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 102 NORTHWEST
    DESERTS/NORTHWEST PLATEAU.
    * TIMING...THURSDAY LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH. WINDS
    ON WEDNESDAY ARE ONLY EXPECTED TO BE IN THE 10 TO 20 MPH RANGE
    WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH SO THE WATCH FOR WEDNESDAY WAS CANCELLED.
    * HUMIDITY...MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY 7 TO 12 PERCENT.
    * IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITY...AND DRY FUELS COULD CREATE CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
    EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.