Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Idaho
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...

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

Threat of isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms begins late
tomorrow afternoon as monsoon moisture is lifted across the region.
These will be mostly dry thunderstorms with the potential to
produce gusty outflow winds. Storms may linger through the night
into Thursday. Winds Thursday afternoon will increase with gusts
to 25 mph possible, though humidity should be about 30 to 40
percent.

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

Threat of isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms begins early
tomorrow afternoon as monsoon moisture is lifted across the region.
These will be mostly dry thunderstorms with the potential to
produce gusty outflow winds. Storms should subside late tomorrow
evening. Winds on Friday afternoon will increase with gusts to 25
mph possible, though humidity should be around 20 to 30 percent.

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

Threat of isolated to widely scattered thunderstorms begins late
tomorrow morning as monsoon moisture is lifted across the region.
These will be mostly dry thunderstorms with the potential to
produce gusty outflow winds. Storms should subside by late
Wednesday night. Winds Thursday afternoon will increase with gusts
to 20 mph possible, though humidity should be about 20 to 30
percent.

IDZ475-231030-
East Salmon River Mountains/Salmon NF-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Clear. Haze and areas of smoke.
* Min Temperature....50-57.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Max Humidity.......41-49 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the east
*                          up to 3 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          northeast 3 to 5 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......100-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy. Haze
  and patchy smoke in the morning. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....77-84 valleys and 68-75 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Min Humidity.......13-21 percent valleys and 20-25 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 4 to 9 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....South 4 to 9 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in
*                          the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......13250-14250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
  the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the
  evening. Chance of rain showers through the night. Slight chance
  of thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....48-55.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......63-71 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 24.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 5 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................4, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
  in the morning. Chance of rain showers through the day. Chance of
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....71-78 valleys and 62-69 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 6.
* Min Humidity.......32-40 percent valleys and 36-44 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 17.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 6 to 11 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30 percent.
* LAL................2, then 4 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......10750-11750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
44 to 51. Highs 68 to 75. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts
to around 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 71 to 78. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 74 to 81. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s.

$$

IDZ476-231030-
Lemhi and Lost River Range/Challis NF-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear. Haze and areas of smoke.
* Min Temperature....48-55.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Max Humidity.......41-49 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......100-1100 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Haze and patchy smoke in the morning. Chance of rain showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....76-83 valleys and 65-72 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* Min Humidity.......16-24 percent valleys and 22-30 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....East 3 to 4 mph shifting to the south 4 to
*                          9 mph with gusts to around 15 mph in the
*                          afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......13500-14500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
  the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the
  evening. Chance of rain showers through the night. Slight chance
  of thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....47-54.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......66-74 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 27.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 4 to 9 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................4, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....72-79 valleys and 62-69 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* Min Humidity.......26-34 percent valleys and 33-41 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 11.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around
*                          20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................4.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 67 to 74. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 70 to 77.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 73 to 80. West winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s.

$$

IDZ422-231030-
Sawtooth Range/Northern Sawtooth NF-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....48-55.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Max Humidity.......47-55 percent valleys and 43-51 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 4 to 7 mph shifting to the north 3 to
*                          6 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the north
*                          after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....74-81 valleys and 66-73 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 5.
* Min Humidity.......21-29 percent valleys and 25-33 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 11.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the south
*                          5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....East 3 to 5 mph shifting to the south 3 to
*                          6 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1, then 4 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......9250-10250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
  the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature....47-54.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Max Humidity.......69-77 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 26.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 4 to 9 mph shifting to the
*                          northwest 3 to 5 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 4 to 7 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................4.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......300-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....73-80 valleys and 62-69 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Min Humidity.......24-32 percent valleys and 32-40 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................4.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 15 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 69 to 76. West winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 72 to 79. West winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 75 to 82. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s.

$$

IDZ425-231030-
Middle Snake River Valley/Twin Falls BLM north of the Snake River-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....Around 59.
    24 hr trend......Up 7.
* Max Humidity.......48-56 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
  in the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......300-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....Around 84.
    24 hr trend......Down 7.
* Min Humidity.......22-30 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 13.
* 20ft winds.........Southeast winds 4 to 9 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....Around 57.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Max Humidity.......72-80 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 25.
* 20ft winds.........South winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around
  15 mph shifting to the east 3 to 6 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2, then 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......300-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....Around 85.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Min Humidity.......20-28 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* 20ft winds.........East winds 4 to 7 mph shifting to the
  southwest 3 to 8 mph with gusts to around 15 mph in the
  afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......9750-10750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 15 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs 84 to 91.
Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs 87 to 92. West winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 90.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 90.

$$

IDZ427-231030-
Goose Creek and Raft River Valley/Southern Sawtooth NF/Twin Falls
BLM south of the Snake River-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature....56-63.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Max Humidity.......53-61 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 16.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 3 to 6 mph shifting to the south 5 to
*                          10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph after
*                          midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2, then 1 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......300-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....Around 81 valleys and 72-79 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 7.
* Min Humidity.......24-32 percent valleys and 30-38 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 14.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 3 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....South 4 to 7 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......9000-10000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
  the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight
  chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....53-60.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Max Humidity.......64-72 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 10.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....South 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................4, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....Around 83 valleys and 73-80 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Min Humidity.......22-28 percent valleys and 26-34 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 3 to 6 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 5 to 8 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......9500-10500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 53 to 60. Highs 76 to 83. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 79 to 86. South
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 53 to 60. Highs 81 to 88. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
80s.

$$

IDZ410-231030-
Upper Snake River Valley/Idaho Falls BLM-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature....50-57.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Max Humidity.......48-56 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 6.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 4 to 7 mph shifting to the
  southeast with gusts to around 15 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph shifting to the
  southeast after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....76-82.
    24 hr trend......Down 6.
* Min Humidity.......25-33 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 14.
* 20ft winds.........East winds 3 to 6 mph shifting to the south 7
  to 12 mph with gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......8250-9250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms through the night.
* Min Temperature....50-55.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......73-81 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 25.
* 20ft winds.........South winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around
  15 mph shifting to the east 4 to 7 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....South around 10 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....76-83.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......23-31 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* 20ft winds.........East winds 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
  southwest 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8750-9750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 15 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 76 to 83. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 54. Highs 78 to 85. South
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 54. Highs 80 to 87. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

IDZ411-231030-
Centennial Mountains and Snake River Range/Targhee NF-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Mostly clear. Areas of smoke.
* Min Temperature....46-53.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Max Humidity.......59-67 percent valleys and 47-55 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 5.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the east
*                          3 to 5 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the east
*                          after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......300-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....Around 79 valleys and 68-75 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 5.
* Min Humidity.......28-36 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 12.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...East 3 to 6 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          3 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest 5 to 10 mph with gusts to
*                          around 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................1, then 4 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......8000-9000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....46-52.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......76-83 percent valleys and 69-77 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 22.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 5 to 8 mph shifting to the
*                          southeast 3 to 5 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southeast 4 to 9 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................4, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......500-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms in the
  morning. Chance of rain showers through the day. Chance of
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....Around 76 valleys and 66-73 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Min Humidity.......27-33 percent valleys and 33-41 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest 3 to 8 mph with gusts to
*                          around 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................4.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8250-9250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 15 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 67 to 74. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 51. Highs 69 to 76. South winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 45 to 52. Highs 72 to 79. South winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.

$$

IDZ413-231030-
Caribou Range/Caribou NF-
220 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature....51-58.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Max Humidity.......59-67 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 14.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the south
*                          4 to 7 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 4 to 7 mph shifting to the south with
*                          gusts to around 15 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......300-1300 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....74-81 valleys and 67-74 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 9.
* Min Humidity.......30-38 percent valleys and 37-45 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 20.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....South 4 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in
*                          the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......7500-8500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming south around 10 mph in
  the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight
  chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....49-56.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Max Humidity.......75-83 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 16.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southeast 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................4, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....77-84 valleys and 69-76 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......22-29 percent valleys and 27-35 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 9.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest 3 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the west
*                          3 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 15 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 75 to 82. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 77 to 84. South winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 79 to 86. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.

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.OUTLOOK for Wednesday August 30 through Tuesday September 5...
above normal temperature and below normal precipitation.


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