Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CLIFF CREEK FIRE...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
537 AM MDT MON AUG 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2032 MDT ON AUGUST 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER TO CONTINUE TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARM AND HUMIDITY WILL BE LOW. WIND WILL
BE FAIRLY LIGHT AND CONSISTENT TODAY AND TUESDAY WITH SOME
AFTERNOON BREEZES ON THE RIDGETOPS AND EXPOSED AREAS. WEDNESDAY
ALSO LOOKS WARM AND MOSTLY DRY WITH AN ISOLATED SHOWER OR STORM
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING HOURS.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS...
...HAINES INDEX IS HIGH LEVEL HAINES BOTH DAY AND NIGHT...

FORECASTER...AR

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-19 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY AT 5 TO 8 MPH UNTIL 1100.
                    WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 6 TO 10 MPH AFTER 1100
                    WITH GUSTS TO 14 MPH AFTER 1100.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 6 TO 10 MPH UNTIL 1100.
                    SOUTHWEST AT 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH
                    AFTER 1100.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 10000-11000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH UNTIL 1100.
                    WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER 1100.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING GOOD BY 1200. INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    BY 1500.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 6 TO 10 MPH UNTIL SUNSET.
                    THEN WIND BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY
                    AT 4 TO 8 MPH AFTER SUNSET.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 7 TO 12 MPH UNTIL SUNSET.
                    SOUTH AT 5 TO 9 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500-1000 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH UNTIL SUNSET.
                    SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER SUNSET.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR AFTER SUNSET...THE POOR BY
                    MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY IN THE MORNING. BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-19 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY AT 5 TO 9 MPH.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING.
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 8 TO 12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 16 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 10000-11000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING.
                    SOUTH AT 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING GOOD BY 1200. INCREASING TO
                    VERY GOOD BY 1500.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...ROSS
REQUESTED BY...KENDRA JACKSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160828.CLIFF.01/RIW



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