Smoke Management Weather Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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SALT LAKE CITY FIRE WEATHER OFFICE...SMOKE MANAGEMENT FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UTAH
1107 AM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014......STRUTHWOLF

.DISCUSSION...INSTABILITY SHOWERS ASSOCIATED WITH AN UNSTABLE AIR
MASS ACROSS NORTHERN UTAH WILL KEEP CLEARING INDEX VALUES ABOVE 600
WHILE THE AIR MASS ACROSS SOUTHERN HALF OF THE STATE WILL BE A
LITTLE MORE STABLE TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL SLIDE ACROSS THE
FORECAST AREA WEDNESDAY RESULTING IN GOOD TO EXCELLENT CLEARING
INDEX VALUES THROUGHOUT THE REGION. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN OVER THE INTERMOUNTAIN REGION THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND
SETTING THE STAGE FOR DECREASING TRANSPORT WINDS AND LOWERING
CLEARING INDICES WITH MANY AREAS DROPPING BELOW A CLEARING INDEX OF
500.

A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE CLEARING INDEX IS AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/SLC/PROJECTS/IFP/HTML/CLRINDX.HTML
USE ALL LOWER CASE LETTERS IN THE WEB ADDRESS.

* ALL HEIGHTS ARE ABOVE SEA LEVEL (ASL) UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE *

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 ...AIR SHED 1...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 950

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 430

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 8900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 280

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 ...AIR SHED 2...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 630

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. N 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 880

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 270

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. N 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 360

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 ...AIR SHED 3...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 670

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 880

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NE 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 370

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NE 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 430

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 ...AIR SHED 4...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 640

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 350

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 ...AIR SHED 5...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 550

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 390

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 ...AIR SHED 6...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 640

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 600

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 ...AIR SHED 7...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 22
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 8400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 23
CLEARING INDEX.............. 940

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 22
CLEARING INDEX.............. 990

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 ...AIR SHED 8...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 860

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 380

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 410

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 ...AIR SHED 9...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 6100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 870

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 7100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 840

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 5800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 560

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 490

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 ...AIR SHED 10...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 870

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 400

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 500

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 ...AIR SHED 11...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 3600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 3900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 3200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 520

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 460

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 ...AIR SHED 12...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 840

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 990

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 7700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 420

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. N 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 480

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 ...AIR SHED 13...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 810

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 910

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 420

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. N 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 450

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 ...AIR SHED 14...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 900

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. N 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 290

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NE 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 320

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 ...AIR SHED 15...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 520

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 460

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 ...AIR SHED 16...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 900

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 950

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 470

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 510

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