Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR SOUTHEAST IDAHO
ZONE 427 AND ZONE 413 BELOW 5000 FEET...

.DISCUSSION...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR ZONES 427 AND 413
FROM 1 TO 10 PM FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY.   EXPECT STRONG
SOUTHERLY WINDS AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT THERE WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 35
MPH EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.  MINIMUM HUMIDITY
WILL BE IN THE 15 PERCENT RANGE TODAY.  EXPECT WINDY CONDITIONS IN
THOSE ZONES SATURDAY AS WELL BEHIND THE COLD FRONT BUT HUMIDITY WILL
BE SUBSTANTIALLY HIGHER IN MUCH COLDER CONDITIONS.  EXPECT WETTING
RAINS TODAY AND FRIDAY IN THE NORTHERN ZONES MAINLY 475...476 AND
422 AS THE UPPER LOW PUSHES EAST THROUGH NORTHERN IDAHO.

IDZ475-476-042230-
EAST SALMON RIVER MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF-
LEMHI AND LOST RIVER RANGE/CHALLIS NF-
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
  SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-61.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 5.
* MIN HUMIDITY...39-47 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 10.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
    SOUTHWEST 8 TO 13 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...EAST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 10 TO
    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 4 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...10250-11250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
  20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...36-43.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 3.
* MAX HUMIDITY...83-91 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 3.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH 6 TO 8 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 11 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.
* LAL...2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...0-1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
  10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-55.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 7.
* MIN HUMIDITY...38-46 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 42-50 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 3.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 7 MPH BECOMING
    SOUTHWEST 8 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...60 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...10500-11500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN
6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN
6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.

$$

IDZ422-042230-
SAWTOOTH RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-68 VALLEYS AND 52-59 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 3.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 38-46 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 3.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6
    TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 12
    MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 4 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000-8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
  20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-41.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 5.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-84 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH AFTER
    MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER
    MIDNIGHT.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.
* LAL...2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...200-1200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND
  10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW SHOWERS
  LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...52-59 VALLEYS AND 43-50 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* MIN HUMIDITY...35-43 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 44-52 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 6
    TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 6
    TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...9250-10250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND
60. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.

$$

IDZ425-042230-
MIDDLE SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/TWIN FALLS BLM NORTH OF THE SNAKE RIVER-
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND ISOLATED
  RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-76.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-27 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 4 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000-8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
  20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-48.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...70-78 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...WEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4.
* MIXING HEIGHT...200-1200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
  LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...AROUND 62.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 11.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-34 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...4.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8750-9750 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND
  20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.

$$

IDZ410-042230-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/IDAHO FALLS BLM-
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-77.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 2.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8500-9500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
  30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-49.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...69-77 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...4.
* MIXING HEIGHT...200-1200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10
  MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
  SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-67.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 2.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...4.
* MIXING HEIGHT...10000-11000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

$$

IDZ411-042230-
CENTENNIAL MOUNTAINS AND SNAKE RIVER RANGE/TARGHEE NF-
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
  RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-71.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 28-36 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 5.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING
    SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
    AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8500-9500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
  30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...42-49.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...68-76 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
    EVENING.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.
* LAL...2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...300-1300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
  SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-69 VALLEYS AND 56-63 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 8.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 32-40 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
    10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...40 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...10750-11750 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
POCKETS OF SNOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

IDZ427-042230-
GOOSE CREEK AND RAFT RIVER VALLEY/SOUTHERN SAWTOOTH NF/TWIN FALLS
BLM SOUTH OF THE SNAKE RIVER-
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-76.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 12
    TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 13 TO
    18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7750-8750 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
  30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...41-48.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...64-72 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
    THE EVENING.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
    EVENING.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4.
* MIXING HEIGHT...300-1300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE
  OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...56-63.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 13.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-35 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 8.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 9 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...20 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...4.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8750-9750 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

$$

IDZ413-042230-
CARIBOU RANGE/CARIBOU NF-
327 AM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM
MDT THIS EVENING BELOW 5000 FEET FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-78.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 21-29 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
    11 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH AND GUSTY INCREASING TO 12
    TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...4.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8500-9500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
  35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...46-53.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...64-72 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 5.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 12 TO 17 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
    THE EVENING.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 9 TO 19 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE
    EVENING.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...10 PERCENT.
* LAL...2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...200-1200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
  SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-69.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* MIN HUMIDITY...27-35 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 32-40 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 10.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
    MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH INCREASING TO 11 TO 21 MPH
    WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...30 PERCENT.
* LAL...1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX...3.
* MIXING HEIGHT...11000-12000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
  AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 6 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

$$


.OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 11 THROUGH THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 17...
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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