Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UTAH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
410 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SHOWERY WEATHER CONTINUING...

.BROADCAST DISCUSSION...A SERIES OF WEAK STORM SYSTEMS WILL
CONTINUE TO PASS THROUGH THE AREA OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS
MAINTAINING DIURNAL SHOWER/STORM ACTIVITY AND ELEVATED CLOUD
COVER.

.DISCUSSION...AN ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN IS CONTINUING ACROSS
UTAH...WITH SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY PEAKING TODAY AND
TOMORROW AS A STORM SYSTEM MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. CONDITIONS
WILL DRY A LITTLE BIT FRIDAY...BUT ANOTHER STORM WILL IMPACT THE
AREA OVER THE WEEKEND...PARTICULARLY ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL PORTIONS OF UTAH. AWAY FROM SHOWERS...WINDS WILL BE
RELATIVELY LIGHT THROUGH THIS PERIOD IN MOST LOCATIONS...WITH
SOMEWHAT HIGHER RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***ALL WINDS ARE 20 FOOT...10-MINUTE AVERAGES***

UTZ478>480-260045-
FORECAST AREA 1...NORTHERN UTAH (NORTHERN UTAH IFC AREA)-
ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...ZONE
480 UINTA MOUNTAINS-
410 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT CLOUD COVER.
                    IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED
                    RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...62-69.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...47-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...45-55 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................30 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 40 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
                    SHOWERS. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL
                    2400...THEN ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...42-50.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...30-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...76-86 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...75-85 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...62-70.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...47-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...31-41 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...50-60 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

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UTZ492>494-260045-
FORECAST AREA 2...CENTRAL UTAH (RICHFIELD IFC AREA)-
ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT...ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 494 HENRY MOUNTAINS-
410 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL 1200.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...65-75.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-59.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   SOUTH 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400.
                    ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...40-49.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...30-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...59-69 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...65-75 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                                   EVENING BECOMING
                                   DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......WEST 10-20 MPH BECOMING LIGHT
                                   AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...64-74.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...47-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...22-32 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...38-48 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

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UTZ495>498-260045-
FORECAST AREA 3...SOUTHWEST UTAH (CEDAR CITY IFC AREA)-
ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT...ZONE 496 COLOR COUNTRY
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT...ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE-
410 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...74-80.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...64-74.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...48-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...10-13 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...11-19 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...18-28 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. ISOLATED RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...52-58.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...41-51.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...30-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...47-57 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...65-75 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......WEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...75-81.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...64-74.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...48-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...14-18 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING WEST AROUND 15 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

UTZ488-489-260045-
FORECAST AREA 4...SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH (MOAB IFC AREA)-
ZONE 488 MANTI NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
410 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER) UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45
                    PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...70-78.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...9-19 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................0 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY
                    (55-65 PCT CLOUD COVER)...SCATTERED RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL
                    2400...THEN ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...45-51.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...35-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...44-54 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...61-71 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...71-78.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-56.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...15-25 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...34-44 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

UTZ481>484-260045-
FORECAST AREA 5...NORTHEASTERN UTAH (UINTA IFC AREA)-
ZONE 481 WESTERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 482 WESTERN UINTAH
BASIN...ZONE 483 SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE
484 TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
410 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD COVER).
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...66-72.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...48-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...16-26 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...36-46 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN
                    AND SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400...THEN ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...41-47.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...30-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...62-72 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...69-79 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL
                    2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...67-73.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...21-30 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...37-47 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 40S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS...LOWS IN THE MID 30S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S...HIGHS AROUND 60. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S...HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
AROUND 50 IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 40 IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS.
.TUESDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY CLEAR...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS AROUND 50...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. IN THE
MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS AROUND 40...HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.

.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR WEDNESDAY JUNE 01 TO TUESDAY JUNE 07
TEMPERATURE... ABOVE NORMAL
PRECIPITATION... NEAR NORMAL
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