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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Colorado and Ern Utah
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 200...201...202 AND 205...

.DISCUSSION...
A strong cold air mass will dip toward Utah and Colorado today and
significantly increase winds today across Utah and Colorado.
Borderline red flag conditions may occur this afternoon in
Colorado fire weather zones 207 and 290 but am expecting relative
humidity to stay above 15 percent. The remainder of the week will
be windy and dry each afternoon ahead of a strong cold front
slowly approaching the Colorado Rockies.

...GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR ANY SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS...
...THE SMOKE DATA IS CALCULATED FROM AN AVERAGE AT 6000 FEET MSL...

COZ200-200100-
Little Snake Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Near 8000 feet, isolated
                    showers until 1200. Scattered showers and
                    isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....57-67 F near 6000 feet
                    50-60 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........26-36% near 6000 feet
                    35-45% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph, increasing to
                    west 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 50 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 50 to 60 mph.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 30 to
                    40 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Near 8000 feet,
                    scattered showers until 2400.
Min temperature.....33-43 F.
Max humidity........63-78%.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    40 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, mostly sunny (20-30%). Near
                    8000 feet, mostly sunny (10-20%) until 1200,
                    then partly cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....63-73 F near 6000 feet
                    56-66 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........18-28% near 6000 feet
                    25-35% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 35 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1100, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then southwest 20
                    to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-51. Highs 66-76. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 36-46. Highs
57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 33-43. Highs 52-62. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows
30-40. Highs 48-58.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 28-38. Highs 46-56.

$$

COZ201-200100-
Routt Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........22-32%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph, increasing to 20
                    to 30 mph in the afternoon. Localized gusts up
                    to 55 mph.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 50 to 60 mph.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 30 mph until 1200, then 35 to
                    45 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%). Scattered showers until 2400.
Min temperature.....31-41 F.
Max humidity........63-78%.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
                    in the evening, becoming downslope/downvalley 3
                    to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 20 to 25 mph until 2400, then 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F.
Min humidity........20-30%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then 25 to
                    35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39-49. Highs 61-71. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 36-46. Highs 54-64. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 50-60. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 29-39. Highs 45-55.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 25-35. Highs 44-54.

$$

COZ202-200100-
White River Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, partly cloudy (40-50%). Near
                    8000 feet, mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200,
                    then partly cloudy (50-60%), isolated showers
                    and thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....60-70 F near 6000 feet
                    53-63 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........21-31%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph, increasing to 20
                    to 30 mph in the afternoon. Localized gusts up
                    to 50 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1000, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 30 to
                    40 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, partly cloudy (40-50%). Near
                    8000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400,
                    then partly cloudy (30-40%), isolated showers
                    until 2400.
Min temperature.....34-44 F.
Max humidity........58-73%.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    40 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then east 5
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 6000 feet
                    57-67 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........17-27%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph
                    in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then southwest 20
                    to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 67-77. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 40-50. Highs
58-68. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
near 8000 feet. Lows 35-45. Highs 53-63. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 32-42. Highs 49-59.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 30-40. Highs 47-57.

$$

COZ203-200100-
Lower Colorado River-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....68-78 F near 6000 feet
                    58-68 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........14-24%.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph, increasing to
                    southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 50 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    30 to 40 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....42-52 F.
Max humidity........50-60%.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 45 mph
                    in the evening, becoming downslope/downvalley 3
                    to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then northeast 5
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....69-79 F near 6000 feet
                    60-70 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........15-25%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1000, then 10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then southwest 20
                    to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48-58. Highs 71-81. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 45-55. Highs
63-73. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 39-49. Highs 59-69. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 56-66.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33-43. Highs 55-65.

$$

COZ205-200100-
Colorado River Headwaters-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....59-69 F.
Min humidity........17-27%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 20
                    to 30 mph in the afternoon. Localized gusts up
                    to 55 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 50 to 60 mph.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 35 to
                    45 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
Max humidity........60-75%.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
                    in the evening, becoming downslope/downvalley 3
                    to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 20 to 25 mph until 2400, then southwest 5
                    to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....63-73 F.
Min humidity........17-27%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then 20 to
                    30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38-48. Highs 63-73. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
38-48. Highs 57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 33-43. Highs 53-63. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
30-40. Highs 51-61.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
26-36. Highs 49-59.

$$

COZ290-200100-
Paradox Valley Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....65-75 F near 6000 feet
                    60-70 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........12-17%.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph, increasing to
                    southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    30 to 40 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....39-49 F.
Max humidity........47-57%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    40 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then south 5
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....66-76 F near 6000 feet
                    63-73 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........12-22%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then southwest 20
                    to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows 49-59. Highs 72-82. South
winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy near 6000 feet and mostly cloudy near
8000 feet and isolated showers. Lows 46-56. Highs 65-75.
Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 39-49. Highs 61-71. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 59-69.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 59-69.

$$

COZ291-200100-
Northern San Juan Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....60-70 F.
Min humidity........13-23%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
                    40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, becoming west and,
                    increasing to 50 to 60 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 30 to
                    40 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....38-48 F.
Max humidity........51-61%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    30 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 40 to 50 mph, decreasing to 35 to 45 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 30 mph until 2400, then 10 to
                    15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....63-73 F.
Min humidity........15-25%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 35 to 45 mph, becoming southwest 25 to 35
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42-52. Highs 63-73. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 42-52. Highs 57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 35-45. Highs 54-64. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. Highs 53-63.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29-39. Highs 54-64.

$$

COZ292-200100-
North Fork Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....66-76 F near 6000 feet
                    59-69 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........12-22%.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph, increasing to
                    southwest 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 40 to 50 mph, increasing to 45 to 55
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....40-50 F.
Max humidity........52-62%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    35 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then south 5
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....68-78 F near 6000 feet
                    62-72 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........14-24%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then southwest 15
                    to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46-56. Highs 73-83. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy near 6000 feet and mostly cloudy near
8000 feet and isolated showers and thunderstorms near 8000 feet.
Lows 46-56. Highs 66-76. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 39-49. Highs 62-72. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
35-45. Highs 60-70.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 60-70.

$$

COZ293-200100-
Gunnison Basin Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....59-69 F.
Min humidity........14-24%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, becoming west and,
                    increasing to 50 to 60 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then 30 to
                    40 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
Max humidity........58-73%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    35 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 20 to 25 mph until 2400, then southwest 5
                    to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F.
Min humidity........16-26%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 35 to 45 mph, becoming southwest 30 to 40
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then 20 to
                    25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 64-74. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 37-47. Highs 58-68. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 55-65. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
29-39. Highs 53-63.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 26-36. Highs 52-62.

$$

COZ207-200100-
Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....67-77 F.
Min humidity........11-16%.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming
                    southwest in the afternoon. Localized gusts up
                    to 40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    20 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....43-53 F.
Max humidity........47-57%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    35 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then southwest 5
                    to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....71-81 F.
Min humidity........11-21%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then southwest 15
                    to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 73-83. South winds
10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 47-57. Highs
67-77. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 63-73. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 61-71.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 34-44. Highs 62-72.

$$

COZ294-200100-
Southwest Colorado Upper West Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........14-24%.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 45
                    mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....38-48 F.
Max humidity........52-62%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening,
                    becoming downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by
                    sunset. Localized gusts up to 40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 2400, then 10 to
                    15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 0300.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F.
Min humidity........16-26%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph, becoming southwest 25 to 35
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then 20 to
                    25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41-51. Highs 63-73. South winds
10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 41-51. Highs
57-67. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 34-44. Highs 53-63. South winds 10 to 20 mph
with gusts up to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 52-62.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 53-63.

$$

COZ295-200100-
Southwest Colorado Upper East Forecast Area-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....59-69 F.
Min humidity........14-24%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 40 to 50 mph, becoming west and,
                    increasing to 45 to 55 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then 20 to 30
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....37-47 F.
Max humidity........51-61%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then southwest 5
                    to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F.
Min humidity........18-28%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph, decreasing to 25 to 35 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph until 1200, then 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-47. Highs 64-74. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 40-50. Highs 59-69. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 35-45. Highs 57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-42. Highs 57-67.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 57-67.

$$

UTZ485-200100-
Eastern Ashley National Forest-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Near 7000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%) until
                    1200, then partly cloudy (50-60%). Near 10000
                    feet, partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers
                    until 1200. Scattered showers after 1200.
Max temperature.....50-60 F near 7000 feet
                    35-45 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......19 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........35-45% near 7000 feet
                    41-51% near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph, increasing to
                    west 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 45 mph.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then west 20
                    to 30 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000, then 1050.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%) until 2400, then clear
                    (0-10%).
Min temperature.....29-39 F near 7000 feet
                    20-30 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........60-75%.
   24 hr trend......21% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    35 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2000, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then 5 mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2000. Less than 500 after 2100.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....57-67 F near 7000 feet
                    42-52 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........23-33% near 7000 feet
                    32-42% near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......6% drier.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then 20 to 25
                    mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000. 1050 after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 7000 feet and scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
near 10000 feet. Lows 40-50. Highs 57-67. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers . Lows 32-42. Highs
48-58. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy near 7000 feet and mostly cloudy near
10000 feet  and scattered showers near 7000 feet and scattered
snow showers near 10000 feet. Lows 28-38. Highs 45-55. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy near 7000 feet and mostly cloudy near
10000 feet  and isolated showers near 7000 feet and scattered
snow showers and isolated thunderstorms near 10000 feet. Lows
27-37. Highs 42-52.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 24-34. Highs 41-51.

$$

UTZ486-200100-
Eastern Uinta Basin-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%) until
                    1200, then partly cloudy (40-50%), isolated
                    showers until 1200. Scattered showers after
                    1200. Near 8000 feet, partly cloudy (50-60%),
                    isolated showers.
Max temperature.....57-67 F near 6000 feet
                    46-56 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........27-37% near 6000 feet
                    36-46% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph, increasing to
                    west 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 45 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then 25 to
                    35 mph.
Clearing Index......500 until 1000, then 1050.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....33-43 F.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........57-67% near 6000 feet
                    62-77% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    40 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2000, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then north 5
                    mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2000, then less than 500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 6000 feet
                    51-61 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........22-32%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
Mixing Height.......8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then 20 to 25
                    mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1100. 1050 after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 43-53. Highs 62-72.
Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers . Lows 37-47. Highs
54-64. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 34-44. Highs 49-59. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers . Lows 32-42. Highs
46-56.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
29-39. Highs 45-55.

$$

UTZ487-200100-
Book Cliffs-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, partly cloudy (40-50%). Near
                    8000 feet, mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200,
                    then partly cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 6000 feet
                    54-64 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........17-27%.
   24 hr trend......6% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to
                    45 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 0800. 1050 after 0900.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....39-49 F.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........53-63%.
   24 hr trend......18% wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
                    in the evening, becoming downslope/downvalley 3
                    to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then west 5
                    mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2000. Less than 500 after 2100.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 6000 feet
                    58-68 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........16-26%.
   24 hr trend......1% drier.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph until 1200, then southwest 20 to 25
                    mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000. 1050 after 1100.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47-57. Highs 66-76. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers . Lows 39-49. Highs
57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
isolated showers and thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 35-45.
Highs 53-63. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
isolated showers and thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 32-42.
Highs 50-60.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers . Lows 30-40. Highs
48-58.

$$

UTZ490-200100-
Colorado River Basin-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....71-81 F near 5000 feet
                    59-69 F near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........11-21%.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to
                    45 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 10500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 25 to
                    35 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 0800. 1050 after 0900.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....44-54 F.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........41-51%.
   24 hr trend......16% wetter.
20-foot winds.......West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 40 mph
                    in the evening, becoming downslope/downvalley 3
                    to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then
                    northeast 5 mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2100, then less than 500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....74-84 F near 5000 feet
                    66-76 F near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........11-21%.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest 20
                    to 25 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000. 1050 after 1100.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53-63. Highs 75-85. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy near 5000 feet and mostly cloudy near
7000 feet  and isolated showers near 5000 feet and scattered
showers near 7000 feet. Lows 47-57. Highs 66-76. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 7000 feet. Lows
40-50. Highs 61-71. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 59-69.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 7000 feet. Lows
36-46. Highs 57-67.

$$

UTZ491-200100-
Southeast Utah-
247 AM MDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....74-84 F near 5000 feet
                    59-69 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........10-15% near 5000 feet
                    17-27% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......3% wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph, becoming southwest in
                    the afternoon. Localized gusts up to 40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    20 to 30 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 0800. 1050 after 1000.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....49-59 F near 5000 feet
                    39-49 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........43-53%.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    35 mph in the evening, becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then southwest 5
                    to 10 mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2100. Less than 500 after 2300.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....77-87 F near 5000 feet
                    60-70 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........11-16% near 5000 feet
                    16-26% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1000, then 10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then southwest 15
                    to 20 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000. 1050 after 1100.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50-60. Highs 77-87. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows
48-58. Highs 69-79. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 38-48. Highs 63-73.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 63-73.

$$


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