Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UTAH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
310 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...MONSOONAL MOISTURE SURGE LATE SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

.BROADCAST DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE
THROUGH SATURDAY. MOISTURE WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE ACROSS
SOUTHWESTERN UTAH LATE SATURDAY...WITH A SIGNIFICANT MONSOONAL
SURGE EXPECTED SUNDAY ACROSS THE SOUTH REACHING THE NORTH MONDAY.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION
INTO THE DAY SATURDAY MAINTAINING LIGHT WINDS...WITHIN LINGERING
MOISTURE MAINTAINING A THREAT FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY
OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN. A STRONG SURGE OF MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL
SPREAD NORTH INTO SOUTHERN UTAH LATE SATURDAY THOUGH SUNDAY...THEN
NORTHWARD ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY. THIS SURGE OF MOISTURE WILL BRING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL. MOISTURE WILL LINGER THROUGH
MUCH OF NEXT WEEK MAINTAINING COOLER TEMPERATURES...HIGHER HUMIDITY
AND A THREAT FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***ALL WINDS ARE 20 FOOT...10-MINUTE AVERAGES***

UTZ478>480-021315-
FORECAST AREA 1...NORTHERN UTAH (NORTHERN UTAH IFC AREA)-
ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...ZONE
480 UINTA MOUNTAINS-
310 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...58-68.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...42-52.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...45-55 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...67-77 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1 IN THE VALLEYS AND 2 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...88-95.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...70-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...14-21 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...22-28 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER).
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...62-70.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...46-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...44-54 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...63-73 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...85-93.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...68-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...20-30 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...32-42 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................4.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

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UTZ492>494-021315-
FORECAST AREA 2...WEST CENTRAL UTAH (RICHFIELD IFC AREA)-
ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT...ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 494 HENRY MOUNTAINS-
310 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...56-66.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...48-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...57-67 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...61-71 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...WIDELY SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...86-96.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...74-84.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...15-21 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...20-28 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 IN THE VALLEYS AND 3 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...61-71.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...53-63.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...49-59 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...60-70 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 IN THE VALLEYS AND 3 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...79-89.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...65-75.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...45-55 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................5.
CWR.................30 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 60 PERCENT
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

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UTZ495>498-021315-
FORECAST AREA 3...SOUTHWEST UTAH (CEDAR CITY IFC AREA)-
ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT...ZONE 496 COLOR COUNTRY
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT...ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE-
310 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. IN THE MOUNTAINS...WIDELY
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...72-80.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...58-68.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...46-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...37-47 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...48-58 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...70-80 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 IN THE VALLEYS AND 3 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...AROUND 98.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...85-95.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...72-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...15-22 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...16-25 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...23-32 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 IN THE VALLEYS AND 4 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE VALLEYS AND
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...74-80.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...62-72.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...50-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...44-54 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...51-61 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...71-81 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 IN THE VALLEYS AND 4 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (85-95 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE MOUNTAINS...NUMEROUS
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...85-91.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...75-85.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...64-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...26-32 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...34-44 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-59 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................5.
CWR.................40 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 60 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

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UTZ488>491-021315-
FORECAST AREA 4...SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH (MOAB IFC AREA)-
ZONE 488 MANTI NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL SWELL...ZONE
490 COLORADO RIVER BASIN...ZONE 491 SOUTHEAST UTAH-
310 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...61-71.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...50-60.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...49-59 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...63-73 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2.
CWR.................5 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...84-94.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...73-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...12-22 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...23-33 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................2 IN THE VALLEYS AND 3 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...63-73.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...51-61.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...53-63 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...70-80 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   SOUTHEAST 8-15 MPH AFTER
                                   MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 IN THE VALLEYS AND 3 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...79-89.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...68-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...38-48 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................4 IN THE VALLEYS AND 5 IN THE MOUNTAINS.
CWR.................30 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 50 PERCENT IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 60S...HIGHS AROUND 80. IN THE
MOUNTAINS...NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID
50S...HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY...LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY...
LOWS AROUND 50...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 60S...HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S...HIGHS AROUND 70. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 60S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 60S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS AROUND
50...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY AUGUST 09 TO FRIDAY AUGUST 15
TEMPERATURE... BELOW NORMAL
PRECIPITATION... BELOW NORMAL
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