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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Colorado and Ern Utah
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...A strong storm over the Great Basin will slowly move
east through the weekend. Winds will remain breezy to windy until
the storm moves east of the area Sunday evening. Humidity will slowly
rise through the weekend as the trough taps moisture from the south.
The main trough will pass over eastern UT and western CO Monday
through Tuesday with drier conditions and a slow warming trend
thereafter.

...GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR ANY SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS...
...THE SMOKE DATA IS CALCULATED FROM AN AVERAGE AT 6000 FEET MSL...

COZ200-230215-
Little Snake Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%),
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200. Near 8000 feet, partly cloudy (50-60%)
                    until 1200, then mostly cloudy (60-70%),
                    scattered showers until 1200, then isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....57-67 F near 6000 feet
                    54-64 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........26-36% near 6000 feet
                    34-44% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
                    45 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 12500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Near 6000 feet, isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms until 2400. Near 8000
                    feet, isolated thunderstorms until 2400.
                    Isolated showers.
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
Max humidity........73-88%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then north 5 to
                    10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200. Near 8000 feet, isolated showers until
                    1200, then scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....53-63 F near 6000 feet
                    49-59 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........30-40% near 6000 feet
                    38-48% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 30 to 40 mph, decreasing to 20 to 30 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1000. 9500 ft AGL after 1200.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then south.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then good until 1500, then
                    fair.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 6000 feet and scattered showers and
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 35-45. Highs 51-61. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 31-41. Highs 48-58. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 29-39. Highs 53-63. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
isolated showers and thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 31-41.
Highs 56-66.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 57-67.

$$

COZ201-230215-
Routt Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Isolated showers. Isolated
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........26-36%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
                    45 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 50 to 60 mph, decreasing to 35 to 45
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0900, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2400. Scattered showers
                    after 2400.
Min temperature.....34-44 F.
Max humidity........67-82%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......10000 ft AGL until 2000. 3000 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then south 5
                    to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Scattered showers.
                    Scattered thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....49-59 F.
Min humidity........43-53%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900, then good.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 32-42. Highs 47-57. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 26-36. Highs
44-54. Winds less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25-35. Highs 48-58. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 28-38. Highs 50-60.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 29-39. Highs 52-62.

$$

COZ202-230215-
White River Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%). Near
                    8000 feet, partly cloudy (50-60%) until 1200,
                    then mostly cloudy (60-70%). Isolated showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....59-69 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........25-35% near 6000 feet
                    32-42% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 45
                    mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 0800, then 12500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Near 6000 feet, isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms until 2400. Near 8000
                    feet, isolated thunderstorms until 2400.
                    Isolated showers.
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
Max humidity........69-84%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL until 2000. 1500 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers until 1200, then scattered
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms. Near 8000
                    feet, scattered showers. Scattered
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....52-62 F near 6000 feet
                    47-57 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........30-40% near 6000 feet
                    37-47% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 35 to 45 mph, becoming south 25 to 35
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1000. 9500 ft AGL after 1200.
Transport Winds.....East 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then south.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 36-46. Highs 52-62. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 32-42. Highs 49-59. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 54-64. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
isolated showers and thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 33-43.
Highs 57-67.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
33-43. Highs 57-67.

$$

COZ203-230215-
Lower Colorado River-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Isolated showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....64-74 F near 6000 feet
                    55-65 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........21-31%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
                    45 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, becoming south and,
                    decreasing to 40 to 50 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL until 1200, then 12000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Isolated thunderstorms until
                    2400. Isolated showers.
Min temperature.....43-53 F near 6000 feet
                    37-47 F near 8000 feet.
Max humidity........56-71%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 35 mph in the evening.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, increasing to 40 to 50 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL until 2000. 2500 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then
                    southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Scattered showers.
                    Scattered thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....58-68 F near 6000 feet
                    50-60 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........28-38%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 40 to 50 mph, becoming south 30 to 40
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 1200, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 37-47. Highs 55-65. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-42. Highs 54-64. Winds less than
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 59-69. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 62-72.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers. Lows 37-47. Highs
62-72.

$$

COZ205-230215-
Colorado River Headwaters-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Isolated showers. Isolated
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....58-68 F.
Min humidity........25-35%.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
                    40 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 50 to 60 mph, decreasing to 35 to 45
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......11000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2400. Scattered showers
                    after 2400.
Min temperature.....36-46 F.
Max humidity........69-84%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL until 2000. 3500 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Scattered showers.
                    Scattered thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....51-61 F.
Min humidity........39-49%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph, becoming south 25 to 35
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 50-60. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 26-36. Highs
47-57. Winds less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 26-36. Highs
52-62. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 29-39. Highs 54-64.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 30-40. Highs 55-65.

$$

COZ290-230215-
Paradox Valley Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Near 6000 feet, isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1200. Near 8000
                    feet, isolated showers until 1200. Scattered
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....63-73 F near 6000 feet
                    54-64 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........15-25% near 6000 feet
                    23-33% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......South winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50
                    mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, decreasing to 40 to 50
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 0800, then 12500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 25 to 35
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Isolated showers near 6000
                    feet and scattered showers near 8000 feet.
Min temperature.....38-48 F.
Max humidity........56-71% near 6000 feet
                    62-77% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 40 mph in the evening.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, increasing to 45 to 55 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......10000 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then southeast 5
                    to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Scattered showers. Near
                    6000 feet, isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
                    near 8000 feet, scattered thunderstorms after
                    1200.
Max temperature.....56-66 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........20-30% near 6000 feet
                    29-39% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    south 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 40 to 50 mph, decreasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 11000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then 20 to 25
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 37-47. Highs 57-67. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
31-41. Highs 57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 61-71. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 8000 feet. Lows 37-47. Highs 63-73.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
38-48. Highs 64-74.

$$

COZ291-230215-
Northern San Juan Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Isolated showers until 1200,
                    then scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........27-37%.
20-foot winds.......South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 40
                    mph.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 50 to 60 mph, decreasing to 40 to 50
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......11000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0900, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Isolated thunderstorms until
                    2400. Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....36-46 F.
Max humidity........64-79%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, increasing to 40 to 50 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL until 2000. 2500 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 2400, then south
                    10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Isolated thunderstorms
                    until 1200. Scattered showers. Scattered
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....52-62 F.
Min humidity........35-45%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, decreasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 24-34. Highs 51-61. Winds less than
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 55-65. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 31-41. Highs 55-65.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 31-41. Highs 56-66.

$$

COZ292-230215-
North Fork Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Near 6000 feet, isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1200. Near 8000
                    feet, isolated showers until 1200. Scattered
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....65-75 F near 6000 feet
                    55-65 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........19-29% near 6000 feet
                    25-35% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 40 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, becoming south and,
                    decreasing to 40 to 50 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 0900, then 13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Isolated thunderstorms until
                    2400. Near 6000 feet, isolated showers. Near
                    8000 feet, scattered showers.
Min temperature.....38-48 F near 6000 feet
                    36-46 F near 8000 feet.
Max humidity........59-74% near 6000 feet
                    66-81% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, increasing to 40 to 50 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL until 2000. 2500 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Scattered showers.
                    Scattered thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....56-66 F near 6000 feet
                    50-60 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........28-38% near 6000 feet
                    34-44% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, decreasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Fair after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 36-46. Highs 58-68. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 29-39. Highs 57-67. Winds less than
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 62-72. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 8000 feet. Lows 34-44. Highs 64-74.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
isolated showers and thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 36-46.
Highs 64-74.

$$

COZ293-230215-
Gunnison Basin Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Isolated showers. Isolated
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........25-35%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 45 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, decreasing to 35 to 45
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Isolated thunderstorms
                    until 2400. Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....36-46 F.
Max humidity........72-87%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2200, then 3000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Isolated thunderstorms
                    until 1200. Scattered showers. Scattered
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....52-62 F.
Min humidity........37-47%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 30 to 40 mph, becoming south 25 to 35
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 30-40. Highs 51-61. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 23-33. Highs
50-60. Winds less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 25-35. Highs
53-63. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 28-38. Highs 54-64.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 29-39. Highs 54-64.

$$

COZ207-230215-
Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Isolated showers. Isolated
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....67-77 F.
Min humidity........15-25%.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 50
                    mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, decreasing to 35 to 45
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 0800, then 12000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 25 to 35
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....42-52 F.
Max humidity........59-74%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 40 mph in the evening.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, increasing to 40 to 50 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph until 2400, then south 5
                    to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Scattered showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....58-68 F.
Min humidity........21-31%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, decreasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 0900, then 11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
36-46. Highs 58-68. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29-39. Highs 58-68. Winds less than
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 62-72. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 64-74.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-48. Highs 65-75.

$$

COZ294-230215-
Southwest Colorado Upper West Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Scattered showers. Isolated
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....54-64 F.
Min humidity........25-35%.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 50
                    mph.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 45 to 55 mph, becoming south and,
                    decreasing to 35 to 45 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 25 to 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0900, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
Max humidity........68-83%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, increasing to 45 to 55 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL until 0200, then 3000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 20 to 30 mph until 2400, then 15 to 20
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 0300.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Isolated thunderstorms
                    until 1200. Scattered showers. Scattered
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....49-59 F.
Min humidity........32-42%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................40 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 35 to 45 mph, decreasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 30-40. Highs 48-58. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 49-59. Winds less than
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 53-63. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 31-41. Highs 54-64.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 55-65.

$$

COZ295-230215-
Southwest Colorado Upper East Forecast Area-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Scattered showers.
                    Scattered thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....57-67 F.
Min humidity........31-41%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 35 mph.
CWR.................50 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 0900, then 8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Numerous showers and
                    isolated thunderstorms until 2400, then
                    scattered showers.
Min temperature.....39-49 F.
Max humidity........73-88%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
CWR.................50 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....South 40 to 50 mph.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90%). Scattered showers and
                    isolated thunderstorms until 1200, then
                    numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....51-61 F.
Min humidity........38-48%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................50 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 35 to 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then 15 to 20
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900, then fair until 1200, then
                    very good until 1500, then good.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 30-40. Highs 52-62. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 54-64. Winds less than
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 27-37. Highs
56-66. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 32-42. Highs 56-66.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 57-67.

$$

UTZ485-230215-
Eastern Ashley National Forest-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Near 7000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%) until
                    1200, then partly cloudy (50-60%), scattered
                    showers. Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
                    near 10000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%),
                    scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....48-58 F near 7000 feet
                    35-45 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........34-44% near 7000 feet
                    45-55% near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......22% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then 20 to 25
                    mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 0900, then 1050.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Near 7000 feet, isolated
                    showers. Near 10000 feet, scattered showers
                    until 2400, then scattered snow showers.
Min temperature.....30-40 F near 7000 feet
                    19-29 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........75-90%.
   24 hr trend......22% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2000, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then north.
Clearing Index......1000 until 2000, then less than 500.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (40-50%). Near 7000 feet, isolated
                    showers. Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
                    near 10000 feet, isolated snow showers until
                    1200, then scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....48-58 F near 7000 feet
                    33-43 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min humidity........32-42%.
   24 hr trend......3% drier.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1100, then 7000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then southeast.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1100, then 700.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms .
Lows 32-42. Highs 44-54. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 7000 feet and numerous snow showers and
isolated thunderstorms near 10000 feet. Lows 29-39. Highs 41-51.
Winds less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
7000 feet and isolated thunderstorms near 10000 feet. Lows
27-37. Highs 46-56. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 7000 feet and scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
near 10000 feet. Lows 29-39. Highs 50-60.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 10000 feet. Lows
30-40. Highs 51-61.

$$

UTZ486-230215-
Eastern Uinta Basin-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200. Near 8000 feet, scattered showers until
                    1200, then isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....55-65 F near 6000 feet
                    44-54 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........31-41% near 6000 feet
                    37-47% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......23% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then south
                    20 to 25 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000. 1050 after 1100.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, partly cloudy (50-60%). Near
                    8000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400,
                    then partly cloudy (50-60%). Isolated showers.
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........65-80% near 6000 feet
                    77-92% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......10000 ft AGL until 2000. 2500 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then
                    northeast.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2000. Less than 500 after 2100.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, partly cloudy (50-60%),
                    isolated showers after 1200. Near 8000 feet,
                    mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%), isolated showers. Isolated
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....52-62 F near 6000 feet
                    42-52 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........31-41%.
   24 hr trend......2% drier.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1100, then 8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then south.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1200, then 650.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 6000 feet and scattered showers and
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 37-47. Highs 49-59. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 34-44. Highs 46-56. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 32-42. Highs 51-61. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
isolated showers and thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 35-45.
Highs 54-64.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 56-66.

$$

UTZ487-230215-
Book Cliffs-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200. Near 8000 feet, scattered showers until
                    1200. Isolated thunderstorms. Isolated showers
                    after 1200.
Max temperature.....57-67 F near 6000 feet
                    49-59 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........21-31% near 6000 feet
                    29-39% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    south 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 40 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......12000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 20 to 25 mph until 1200, then 25 to 35
                    mph.
Clearing Index......600 until 0800, then 1050.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Near 8000 feet,
                    isolated showers until 2400.
Min temperature.....36-46 F.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........60-75%.
   24 hr trend......18% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then northeast 5
                    mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2000. Less than 500 after 2100.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200. Near 8000 feet, isolated showers until
                    1200, then scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....55-65 F near 6000 feet
                    47-57 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........22-32%.
   24 hr trend......2% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1000, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then south.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1100. 1050 after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows 36-46. Highs 51-61. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 32-42. Highs 50-60. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 55-65. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 8000 feet. Lows 35-45. Highs 58-68.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
36-46. Highs 58-68.

$$

UTZ490-230215-
Colorado River Basin-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%). Near 5000 feet, isolated
                    showers until 1200. Near 7000 feet, isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....66-76 F near 5000 feet
                    58-68 F near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........17-27% near 5000 feet
                    23-33% near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......11% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
                    40 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 12000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    20 to 30 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 0800. 1050 after 1000.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Near 7000 feet,
                    isolated showers.
Min temperature.....43-53 F.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........50-60%.
   24 hr trend......14% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then
                    southeast 5 mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2000. Less than 500 after 2100.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 5000 feet
                    54-64 F near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........17-27% near 5000 feet
                    23-33% near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......1% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1000. 9500 ft AGL after 1200.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then south 10 to 15
                    mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000. 1050 after 1100.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms .
Lows 40-50. Highs 58-68. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 7000 feet. Lows
36-46. Highs 57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-47. Highs 62-72. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 7000 feet. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 7000 feet. Lows
41-51. Highs 66-76.

$$

UTZ491-230215-
Southeast Utah-
402 AM MDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Near 5000 feet,
                    isolated showers after 1200. Near 8000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200.
Max temperature.....70-80 F near 5000 feet
                    54-64 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........13-23% near 5000 feet
                    23-33% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
20-foot winds.......South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40
                    mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL until 1200, then 13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 15 to 20 mph until 1200, then southwest
                    20 to 30 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 0800. 1050 after 0900.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Isolated showers.
Min temperature.....43-53 F near 5000 feet
                    35-45 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max humidity........50-60% near 5000 feet
                    57-67% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......12% wetter.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
Mixing Height.......11000 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2300.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then south 5
                    to 10 mph.
Clearing Index......1050 until 2200. Less than 500 after 2300.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Near 5000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Near 8000 feet, scattered
                    showers. Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....66-76 F near 5000 feet
                    50-60 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........11-21% near 5000 feet
                    21-31% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......5% drier.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000. 12500 ft AGL after
                    1200.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then 15 to 20
                    mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1000, then 1050.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
38-48. Highs 61-71. Winds less than 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
34-44. Highs 61-71. Winds less than 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 65-75. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet.
Lows 40-50. Highs 68-78.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
41-51. Highs 68-78.

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