Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LOST CREEK RX...CASPER WY BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
446 PM MST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MST ON JANUARY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING DRY WEATHER AND
GENERALLY LIGHT WIND TO THE AREA OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.
SOME LOW CLOUDS OR FOG MAY LINGER ACROSS THE AREA EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING BEFORE SKIES CLEAR. THE AIRMASS WILL BE VERY STABLE...AND
COMBINED WITH LIGHT WIND THIS WILL RESULT IN POOR SMOKE DISPERSAL
OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

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

FORECASTER...MEUNIER

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SOME LOW CLOUDS OR FOG POSSIBLE THROUGH 0900...THEN
                    SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-44 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH IN THE MORNING...SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-75 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING BELOW 1000 FT AGL AFTER SUNSET.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-42.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-44 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 15.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...MEUNIER
REQUESTED BY...JAMES WRIGHT
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150129.LOSTC.01/RIW








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