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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Idaho
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...

* Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 475
and 476)...

A disturbance digging southeast along the Montana divide today
will produce scattered showers and thunderstorms. Dry and stable
conditions follow Friday as a ridge of high pressure temporarily
builds over the region.

* East Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 410...411
and 413)...

A disturbance digging southeast along the Montana/Wyoming divide
today will produce scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms.
Dry and stable conditions follow Friday as a ridge of high
pressure temporarily builds over the region.

* South Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones
422...425 and 427)...

Dry and stable conditions are expected today. Gusty afternoon
winds are possible today as a disturbance digs southeast along
the continental divide. Dry and stable conditions continue Friday
as a ridge of high pressure builds over the region.

IDZ475-292100-
East Salmon River Mountains/Salmon NF-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers through
  the day. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....63-70 valleys and 55-62 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Min Humidity.......28-36 percent valleys and 32-40 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8250-9250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....40-47.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......75-83 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northeast 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....73-80 valleys and 64-71 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 9.
* Min Humidity.......21-29 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 8.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast up to 3 mph shifting to the west
*                          3 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....South 3 to 4 mph shifting to the west 4 to
*                          7 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8750-9750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 70 to 77. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 72 to 79. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 74 to 81. West winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in
the mid 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 70s.

$$

IDZ476-292100-
Lemhi and Lost River Range/Challis NF-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers through
  the day. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....63-70 valleys and 54-61 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* Min Humidity.......25-33 percent valleys and 32-40 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 5 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in
*                          the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....40-47.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......74-82 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 5 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in
*                          the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....72-79 valleys and 62-69 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 8.
* Min Humidity.......19-27 percent valleys and 25-33 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 7.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South up to 3 mph shifting to the west 3
*                          to 5 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 4 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in the
*                          afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......9750-10750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 43 to 50. Highs 68 to 75. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts
to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
46 to 53. Highs 71 to 78. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts
to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 46 to 53. Highs 74 to 81. West winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the
upper 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s.

$$

IDZ422-292100-
Sawtooth Range/Northern Sawtooth NF-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
  Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....65-72 valleys and 55-62 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Min Humidity.......22-30 percent valleys and 30-38 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 9.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 3 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming clear.
* Min Temperature....40-47.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Max Humidity.......68-76 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 3 to 6 mph shifting to the northeast
*                          after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 3 to 6 mph shifting to the northeast
*                          after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......0-1000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....71-78 valleys and 61-68 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* Min Humidity.......22-30 percent valleys and 27-35 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...East 3 to 6 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 5 to 8 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 70 to 77. West
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 54. Highs 73 to 80. West winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 46 to 53. Highs 75 to 82. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper
70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s.

$$

IDZ425-292100-
Middle Snake River Valley/Twin Falls BLM north of the Snake River-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in
  the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....75-80.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......21 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........West winds 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around 20
  mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......8750-9750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 15 mph in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....Around 49.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......71-79 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 10.
* 20ft winds.........West winds 4 to 9 mph with gusts to around 15
  mph shifting to the east 3 to 6 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......0-1000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....Around 82.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Min Humidity.......18-23 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........East winds 4 to 7 mph shifting to the south in
  the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs 83 to 90.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs 86 to 92.
West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs 88 to 95. West
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in
the lower 90s.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
90s.

$$

IDZ427-292100-
Goose Creek and Raft River Valley/Southern Sawtooth NF/Twin Falls
BLM south of the Snake River-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....73-78 valleys and 66-73 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Min Humidity.......18-23 percent valleys and 19-27 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 9 to 14 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 9 to 14 mph with gusts to around
*                          20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 15 mph in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....46-52.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......60-68 percent valleys and 56-64 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 7.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 6 to 11 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest 3 to 6 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around
*                          20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......100-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....74-81.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Min Humidity.......18-26 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast 3 to 4 mph shifting to the north
*                          3 to 5 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the north
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 78 to 85. South winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 81 to 88. West winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 82 to 89. West winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in
the upper 80s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.

$$

IDZ410-292100-
Upper Snake River Valley/Idaho Falls BLM-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the
  morning, then scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms
  in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....66-73.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......30-38 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* 20ft winds.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to
  around 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8750-9750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
  the evening. Isolated rain showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....42-47.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......76-84 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* 20ft winds.........Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
  in the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................2, then 1 in the late evening and overnight.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......100-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature....72-79.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* Min Humidity.......22-30 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 7.
* 20ft winds.........Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......7750-8750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs 75 to 82.
South winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 79 to 86. South
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 82 to 89. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in
the upper 80s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.

$$

IDZ411-292100-
Centennial Mountains and Snake River Range/Targhee NF-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the
  morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature....Around 65 valleys and 55-62 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Min Humidity.......37-45 percent valleys and 42-50 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          northwest 4 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 to 3 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......7750-8750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
  the evening. Isolated rain showers in the evening.
* Min Temperature....38-44.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......78-86 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northeast 4 to 9 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2, then 1 in the late evening and overnight.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....North around 10 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature....Around 72 valleys and 63-70 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 7.
* Min Humidity.......26-31 percent valleys and 28-36 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 14.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...East 3 to 5 mph shifting to the west 3 to
*                          6 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the west
*                          4 to 7 mph with gusts to around 15 mph
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 66 to 73. South
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 51. Highs 69 to 76. South
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 51. Highs 72 to 79. South winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the
upper 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper
70s.

$$

IDZ413-292100-
Caribou Range/Caribou NF-
320 AM MDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....70-77 valleys and 62-69 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Min Humidity.......21-29 percent valleys and 26-34 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 7.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 7 to 12 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around 20
*                          mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 15 mph in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....41-48.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......71-79 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 6 to 11 mph shifting to the
*                          northeast 3 to 6 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around
*                          20 mph shifting to the northeast 3 to 6
*                          mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......100-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....74-81 valleys and 66-73 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Min Humidity.......20-28 percent valleys and 26-34 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...East 3 to 6 mph shifting to the northwest
*                          in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....East 3 to 6 mph shifting to the northwest
*                          4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 75 to 82. South winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 79 to 86. South
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 81 to 88. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in
the mid 80s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s.

$$

.OUTLOOK for Thursday July 6 through Wednesday July 12...
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.

$$


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