Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Idaho
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...

* Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 475
and 476)...

A storm system moving through the region will bring gusty winds to
the area today. Rain and snow will end tonight with warmer drier
weather and lighter winds likely for Monday through Wednesday.

* East Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 410...411
and 413)...

A storm system moving through the region will bring gusty winds to
the area today. Rain and snow showers will end tonight with
warmer drier weather and lighter winds likely for Monday through
Wednesday.

* South Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones
422...425 and 427)...

A storm system moving through the region will bring gusty winds to
the area today. Rain and snow showers will end tonight with
warmer drier weather and lighter winds likely for Monday through
Wednesday.

IDZ475-222230-
East Salmon River Mountains/Salmon NF-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Cloudy. Rain and snow in the morning, then
  widespread rain showers and snow showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....41-48.
    24 hr trend......Up 8.
* Min Humidity.......65-73 percent valleys and 73-81 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 13.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 8 to 18 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Breezy. Southwest 17 to 27 mph with gusts
*                          to around 45 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...60 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......3000-4000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Chance of rain showers and scattered snow showers in the evening,
  then slight chance of rain showers and isolated snow showers
  after midnight.
* Min Temperature....26-32.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Max Humidity.......90-97 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 10 to 15 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 17 to 22 mph with gusts to around 35
*                          mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph with gusts
*                          to around 20 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......400-1400 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 25 mph decreasing to around 15 mph
  after midnight.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....44-51.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......40-48 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 29.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 3 to 5 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......2500-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the morning becoming
  light.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25 to 30. Highs 46 to 53. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs 49 to 56.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 27 to 34.
Highs 42 to 49. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
40s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s.

$$

IDZ476-222230-
Lemhi and Lost River Range/Challis NF-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers and snow
  showers.
* Max Temperature....44-51.
    24 hr trend......Up 11.
* Min Humidity.......50-58 percent valleys and 58-66 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 11.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 13 to 18 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Breezy. Southwest 16 to 26 mph with gusts
*                          to around 45 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......3750-4750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers.
* Min Temperature....27-33.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......86-94 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 10 to 15 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 13 to 23 mph with gusts to around 35
*                          mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph with gusts
*                          to around 20 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 25 mph decreasing to around 15 mph
  after midnight.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....45-52.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......31-39 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 22.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the morning.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......2500-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the morning becoming
  light.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs 48 to 55.
West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 35. Highs 52 to 59.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows 26 to
33. Highs 42 to 49. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the lower
40s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s.

$$

IDZ422-222230-
Sawtooth Range/Northern Sawtooth NF-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
  morning. Isolated rain showers through the day. Widespread snow
  showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....47-54 valleys and 38-45 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 11.
* Min Humidity.......58-66 percent valleys and 67-75 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 8.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 12 to 17 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 13 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
*                          increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......1750-2750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Scattered rain showers and snow showers in the evening. Isolated
  snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature....27-34.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......87-95 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 10 to 15 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 12 to 17 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
*                          decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......200-700 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....51-58 valleys and 44-51 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Min Humidity.......32-40 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 28.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the east
*                          5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph with gusts to around
*                          15 mph shifting to the north 3 to 5 mph
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......1750-2250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the morning becoming
  light.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 26 to 33. Highs 50 to 57. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 28 to 35. Highs 52 to 59. West winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 28 to
35. Highs 46 to 53. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper
40s.

$$

IDZ425-222230-
Middle Snake River Valley/Twin Falls BLM north of the Snake River-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....56-62.
    24 hr trend......Up 12.
* Min Humidity.......42-50 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph with gusts to
  around 20 mph increasing to 12 to 22 mph with gusts to around 30
  mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......2750-3750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 15 mph increasing to west
  around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....35-42.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......92-99 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
  mph decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....57-62.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......40-48 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph with gusts to
  around 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......1750-2250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the morning becoming
  light.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 31 to 36. Highs 57 to 64. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs 61 to 67.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs 55 to 62. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 50s.

$$

IDZ427-222230-
Goose Creek and Raft River Valley/Southern Sawtooth NF/Twin Falls
BLM south of the Snake River-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....60-65 valleys and 52-59 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 12.
* Min Humidity.......33-41 percent valleys and 40-48 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 12 to 17 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 12 to 17 mph with gusts to
*                          around 25 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......3000-4000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 15 mph increasing to west
  around 25 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature....39-46.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Max Humidity.......87-95 percent valleys and 92-100 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 10 to 15 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 13 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
*                          decreasing to 20 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......700-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....59-65 valleys and 51-58 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......40-48 percent valleys and 45-53 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 7.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 6 to 11 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 20
*                          mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......1500-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 31 to 38. Highs 56 to 63. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 35 to 42. Highs 60 to 67. South winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 33 to
39. Highs 52 to 59. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around
25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.

$$

IDZ410-222230-
Upper Snake River Valley/Idaho Falls BLM-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers.
* Max Temperature....50-57.
    24 hr trend......Up 12.
* Min Humidity.......49-57 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* 20ft winds.........Breezy. Southwest winds 11 to 16 mph with
  gusts to around 25 mph increasing to 17 to 27 mph with gusts to
  around 40 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......2500-3500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 20 mph increasing to around
  30 mph in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....32-39.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......89-97 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 14 to 24 mph with gusts to
  around 35 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 25 mph decreasing to around
  10 mph after midnight.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....52-59.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......36-44 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 10.
* 20ft winds.........West winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
  the morning.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......2000-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the morning becoming
  light.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28 to 34. Highs 53 to 60. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 31 to 36. Highs 56 to 63. South winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 29 to
34. Highs 49 to 56. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper
40s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper
40s.

$$

IDZ411-222230-
Centennial Mountains and Snake River Range/Targhee NF-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Cloudy. Numerous snow showers in the morning.
  Scattered rain showers through the day. Scattered snow showers in
  the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....41-48.
    24 hr trend......Up 10.
* Min Humidity.......62-70 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 9.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 13 to 18 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 11 to 21 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
*                          increasing to 35 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......1750-2750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
  evening. Scattered snow showers and isolated rain showers after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature....29-36.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Max Humidity.......93-99 percent valleys and 87-95 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 12 to 17 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 11 to 21 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph
*                          decreasing to 25 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......900-1900 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 25 mph becoming west around
  15 mph after midnight.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....50-55 valleys and 43-50 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Min Humidity.......43-51 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 22.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 4 to 9 mph with gusts to around 15
*                          mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......1500-2500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26 to 33. Highs 45 to 52. West
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29 to 35. Highs 49 to 56. South
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
snow showers. Lows 25 to 31. Highs 40 to 47. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s.

$$

IDZ413-222230-
Caribou Range/Caribou NF-
304 AM MDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Scattered snow showers in the morning. Isolated rain showers
  through the day.
* Max Temperature....52-59 valleys and 45-52 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 10.
* Min Humidity.......42-50 percent valleys and 51-59 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 11 to 21 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 11 to 21 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
*                          increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......3000-4000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers.
* Min Temperature....36-43.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Max Humidity.......90-98 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 11 to 21 mph with gusts to
*                          around 30 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......500-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 20 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....54-61 valleys and 47-54 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......42-50 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 7 to 12 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
*                          decreasing to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......2.
* Mixing Height......1750-2250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 15 mph in the morning becoming
  light.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows 29 to 36. Highs 53 to 60. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows 31 to 38. Highs 56 to 63. South winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows 31 to
36. Highs 48 to 55. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper
40s.

$$


.OUTLOOK for Sunday October 29th through Saturday November
4th...Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.


$$



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