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
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY AS
A WEAK BUT DRY SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH EAST IDAHO. OTHERWISE...THE
TREND WILL BE FOR DRIER AND WARMER CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE INTERMOUNTAIN WEST.


IDZ475-476-022300-
EAST SALMON RIVER MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF-
LEMHI AND LOST RIVER RANGE/CHALLIS NF-
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...45-58.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 3.
* MIN HUMIDITY...31-41 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
    NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5750-6750 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...26-34.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-79 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 66-74 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 10.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...200-1200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
  LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...51-64.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 6.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-29 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING WEST
    AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 8 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5250-6250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 38. HIGHS 57 TO 64.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
59 TO 66. WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS 59 TO 66.

$$

IDZ422-022300-
SAWTOOTH RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-62 VALLEYS AND 47-54 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 5.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-31 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 27-35 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000-6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...27-34.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 2.
* MAX HUMIDITY...67-77 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 12.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
    THE EVENING.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...300-1300 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
  LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-63.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 3.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 3.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST AROUND 6 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000-5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND
  10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 40. HIGHS 58 TO 65. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS 60 TO 67. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 60 TO 67. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 46. HIGHS 60 TO
67.

$$

IDZ425-022300-
MIDDLE SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/TWIN FALLS BLM-
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-65.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 6.
* MIN HUMIDITY...28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 11.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH INCREASING TO
  11 TO 16 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4250-5250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-38.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...72-80 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
  LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-67.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 2.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 5.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO
  THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...3250-4250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS 63 TO 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS 67 TO
73. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
68 TO 74.

$$

IDZ410-022300-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/IDAHO FALLS BLM-
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...54-61.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-38 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500-6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...28-33.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-84 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...0-1000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-62.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-32 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
  AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...3250-4250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS 58 TO 65. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS 62 TO 69. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 64 TO 71. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 65 TO 71.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS 64 TO 71.

$$

IDZ411-022300-
CENTENNIAL MOUNTAINS AND SNAKE RIVER RANGE/TARGHEE NF-
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...53-56 VALLEYS AND 45-52 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* MIN HUMIDITY...36-44 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 43-51 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
    THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4500-5500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...23-32.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* MAX HUMIDITY...82-90 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 77-85 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 10.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
    AROUND 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
    NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING NORTH AROUND
  10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...47-58.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 2.
* MIN HUMIDITY...26-32 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 32-40 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 11.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING
    SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9
    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...3500-4500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND
  10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 36. HIGHS 50 TO 57.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS 55 TO 62. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS 56 TO 63.

$$

IDZ427-022300-
GOOSE CREEK AND RAFT RIVER VALLEY/SOUTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...62-65 VALLEYS AND 54-61 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 9.
* MIN HUMIDITY...23-30 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 26-34 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 17.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 8 TO 13 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5000-6000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...35-40.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 2.
* MAX HUMIDITY...66-74 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 60-68 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 12.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...400-1400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...57-68.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 3.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-30 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 4.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING WEST
    AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
    6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000-5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 62 TO 69. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS 66 TO
73. WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
66 TO 73.

$$

IDZ413-022300-
CARIBOU RANGE/CARIBOU NF-
403 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...55-62 VALLEYS AND 48-55 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 6.
* MIN HUMIDITY...34-42 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 40-48 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 16.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...4000-5000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-38.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...77-86 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
  LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...58-64 VALLEYS AND 50-57 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 2.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-29 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 26-33 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 11.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING WEST
    AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 6 TO 7 MPH
    IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...3250-4250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 40. HIGHS 57 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 44. HIGHS 60 TO 67. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 45. HIGHS 62 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 48. HIGHS 63 TO
70.

$$


.OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY OCTOBER 9 THROUGH WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 15...
NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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