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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Wyoming/Western Nebraska
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Warm and dry weather will continue over the districts for the next
few days. Winds are expected to be a little less but still enough
to create rapid fire spread conditions over the South Laramie Range
area at times through this afternoon. The next cold front is expected
to pass across Saturday morning with cooler conditions for the
upcoming weekend.

WYZ301-182215-
Niobrara/Lower Elevations of Converse/Thunder Basin National
Grassland-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....68-73.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........11-17 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......800-1900 ft AGL increasing to 4100-5500 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (10900-52000 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....34-39.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........53-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Fair.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6300-7100 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........9-15 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL increasing to 5800-7800 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5800 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (105700 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
70s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and snow
showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs around 60.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s.

$$

WYZ302-182215-
North Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....62-70.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min humidity........10-16 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......800-2200 ft AGL increasing to 4700-6400 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (15900 knot-ft) increasing to good (94800
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....34-39.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........41-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Poor.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......600-1300 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (11300-18800 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....63-71.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........11-17 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1000 ft AGL increasing to 4700-6600 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (9400 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (108200 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and snow
showers. Lows around 30. Highs around 50. West winds around
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. West winds around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.

$$

WYZ303-182215-
Central and Northern Carbon/Ferris-Seminoe-Shirley Mountains-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....63-68.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........9-15 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1000 ft AGL increasing to 5000-6300 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (10200 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (104500 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....31-36.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........49-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Poor.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1200 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7600-13700 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....64-69.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........12-18 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph and gusty increasing to
                    southwest around 15 mph with higher gusts in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph increasing to around 25
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......500-1000 ft AGL increasing to 4900-6400 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7300 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (117400 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and snow
showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. West
winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower
50s. West winds around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.

$$

WYZ304-182215-
Southwest Carbon County-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........12 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL increasing to 5500-6600 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4600 knot-ft) increasing to good (69600
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....30-35.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Max humidity........50-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Poor.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1300 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5300-7600 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min humidity........13-19 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph and gusty increasing to
                    southwest around 15 mph with higher gusts in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 25 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL increasing to 5900-7900 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6100 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (136600 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with isolated showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and snow
showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs around 60.

$$

WYZ305-182215-
Sierra Madre Range/Medicine Bow NF-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....58-64.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........10-16 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......600-1100 ft AGL increasing to 5200-6500 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (9600 knot-ft) increasing to good (80300
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....31-36.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........38-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Poor.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......900-1400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (9600-10200 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....58-64.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........17-23 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph and gusty increasing to
                    southwest around 15 mph with higher gusts in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph increasing to around 25
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......800-1500 ft AGL increasing to 5800-7200 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (13200 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (127800 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with scattered showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers and
showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper
40s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s.

$$

WYZ306-182215-
Upper North Platte River Basin-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min humidity........13 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......700-1200 ft AGL increasing to 6400-6900 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (10000 knot-ft) increasing to good (97600
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....31-36.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........46-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Poor.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......600-1200 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6400-7700 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....63-68.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........13-19 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph and gusty increasing to
                    southwest around 15 mph with higher gusts in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......600-1100 ft AGL increasing to 7000-7700 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7000 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (136000 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with isolated showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and snow
showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the lower
50s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.

$$

WYZ307-182215-
Snowy Range/Medicine Bow NF-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....56-62.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........11-17 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......800-1300 ft AGL increasing to 5100-6300 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (18400 knot-ft) increasing to good (98100
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....29-34.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........40-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Poor.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......700-1600 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (10600-14500 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....57-63.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min humidity........16-22 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......700-1500 ft AGL increasing to 5400-6800 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (13300 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (114100 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and snow
showers. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. West
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
40s. West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s.

$$

WYZ308-182215-
Laramie Valley/Shirley Basin-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....64-69.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........9-15 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......600-1100 ft AGL increasing to 5600-7000 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (11200 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (108400 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....29-34.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........54-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Fair.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-1000 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5200-8900 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........12-18 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to around 20
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL increasing to 5600-7300 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4700 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (108400 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and snow
showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. West
winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower
50s. West winds around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.

$$

WYZ309-182215-
South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....65-73.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........7-13 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......700-1200 ft AGL increasing to 6300-7900 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (16100 knot-ft) increasing to very good
                    (107900 knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....33-39.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........46-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Poor.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1500 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7900-12500 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....66-74.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........10-16 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1000 ft AGL increasing to 7000-8800 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6300 knot-ft) increasing to good (89700
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. West winds around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 50s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s.

$$

WYZ310-182215-
Platte/Goshen/Central and Eastern Laramie-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........8-14 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph shifting to the southwest in
                    the afternoon. Gusts up to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......500-1100 ft AGL increasing to 4700-6700 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (9900-50200 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....35-40.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........54-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Fair.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......200-800 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5300-6400 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........10-16 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL increasing to 5600-7600 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (3000 knot-ft) increasing to fair (58100
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs around 60. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. West winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s.

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NEZ311-182215-
Pine Ridge/Nebraska National Forest/Oglala National Grasslands-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....68-73.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........15-21 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the south in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL increasing to 4300-4800 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6600-26900 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....35-40.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max humidity........64-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Fair.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6600-7700 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........14-20 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......200-700 ft AGL increasing to 3700-5400 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5000 knot-ft) increasing to good (67400
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy with isolated showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s.

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NEZ312-182215-
Box Butte/South Sioux-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....69-74.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........14-20 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph becoming southwest
                    around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL increasing to 4200-4700 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6400-19900 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....34-39.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Max humidity........74-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5600-7300 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........16-22 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......400 ft AGL increasing to 3800-4500 ft AGL in
                    the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5000 knot-ft) increasing to good (63300
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the lower 60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s.

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NEZ313-182215-
Scotts Bluff National Monument/Wildcat Hills-
353 AM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........12-18 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon. Gusts up to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph becoming south around 5
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL increasing to 4100-4700 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7400-14200 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....36-41.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Max humidity........76-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......34 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6300-8100 knot-ft).
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....76-81.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........18-24 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL increasing to 4100-5200 ft AGL in
                    the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6700 knot-ft) increasing to good (81900
                    knot-ft) in the afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the
lower 60s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s.

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