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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST WYOMING/WESTERN NEBRASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
DRIER WEATHER PATTERN FOR THIS WEEK WITH INCREASING WINDS FOR THE
WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING. BY WEDNESDAY, THE WIND
PRONE AREAS COULD BE SEEING GUSTS TO 50 MPH THAT COULD PERSIST
INTO THURSDAY. WITH EXISTING SNOWPACK THOUGH, FIRE WEATHER
CONCERNS WILL BE MINOR. LOOKS LIKE A PRETTY WIDESPREAD SNOW EVENT
FOR NEXT MONDAY AND TUESDAY IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA.

WYZ301-172315-
NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL
GRASSLAND-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-44.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8900-12000 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-25.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-66 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (2600-5900 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8400-12700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

WYZ302-172315-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-38.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (10800-14100 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-25.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (3100-6700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-41.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (11500-17900 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS AROUND 30. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$

WYZ303-172315-
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN CARBON/FERRIS-SEMINOE-SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG UNTIL 1100.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8200-11600 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER 2300.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-20.
   24 HR TREND......20 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-800 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (4100-6400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    PATCHY FOG UNTIL 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1400 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (11600-18400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
20S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS AROUND 30.

$$

WYZ304-172315-
SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-1400 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (6400-9900 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER 2300.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....9-15.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1000 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (7200-8000 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG UNTIL 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-1500 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (12200-15200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 18. HIGHS AROUND 30. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
20S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 16.
HIGHS AROUND 30.

$$

WYZ305-172315-
SIERRA MADRE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-32.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1500 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (7800-9900 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-16.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1000 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (3300-6000 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1400 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (10800-14800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
19. HIGHS AROUND 30. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 15.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 16.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

WYZ306-172315-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-1400 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (6700-7100 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....13-18.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (2000-4100 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8200-12100 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 17.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$

WYZ307-172315-
SNOWY RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG UNTIL 1100.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (9800-11200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY DENSE FOG AFTER 2300.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....13-19.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......44 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (3200-5800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    PATCHY DENSE FOG UNTIL 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (12300-18600 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 18. HIGHS AROUND 30. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
20S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 13. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 15.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

WYZ308-172315-
LARAMIE VALLEY/SHIRLEY BASIN-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG UNTIL 1100.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (6500-9000 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY DENSE FOG AFTER 2300.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-21.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-73 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......33 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (2100-3800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    PATCHY DENSE FOG UNTIL 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-40.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8400-14200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS AROUND 30. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.

$$

WYZ309-172315-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG UNTIL 1100.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-41.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (13300-16200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY DENSE FOG AFTER 2300.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-28.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........53-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (3800-7700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG UNTIL 0800.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-47.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (13400-20100 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

WYZ310-172315-
PLATTE/GOSHEN/CENTRAL AND EASTERN LARAMIE-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (9800-13500 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1000 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (2400-6200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1500 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8600-13800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND
40. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS AROUND 40.

$$

NEZ311-172315-
PINE RIDGE/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/OGLALA NATIONAL GRASSLANDS-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (6800-8400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1600-4500 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (6000-8800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

$$

NEZ312-172315-
BOX BUTTE/SOUTH SIOUX-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (5800-7700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-21.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1300-3500 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1100 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (5400-8600 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$

NEZ313-172315-
SCOTTS BLUFF NATIONAL MONUMENT/WILDCAT HILLS-
134 AM MST TUE JAN 17 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1500 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (9300-11200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1900-5600 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1500 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8200-11900 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

$$



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