Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WRN COLORADO AND NE UTAH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...ANOTHER WARM AND DRY DAY EXPECTED TODAY WITH HIGH CLOUDS
INCREASING FROM THE SOUTHWEST AHEAD OF THE NEXT STORM. THAT TROUGH WILL
MOVE ONSHORE OVER BAJA CALIFORNIA AND MOVE TO SOUTHERN ARIZONA TONIGHT.
SHOWERS WILL INCREASE OVER THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN COLORADO AND
SOUTHEAST UTAH...WITH A FEW SHOWERS OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS. SIMILAR
ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...THEN A MORE SIGNIFICANT
SYSTEM WILL BRING MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWERS ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...DECREASING THURSDAY.

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

COZ200-180300-
LITTLE SNAKE FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-67 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    49-59 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    26-36% NEAR 8000 FEET.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-45 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-77% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    52-62% NEAR 8000 FEET.
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........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-67 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    52-62 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    27-37% NEAR 8000 FEET.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 62-72. WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 35-45. HIGHS 61-71. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 37-47. HIGHS 59-69. WINDS
LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 35-45. HIGHS 54-64.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
32-42. HIGHS 55-65.

$$

COZ201-180300-
ROUTT FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-63 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-42 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-67%.
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........2 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%) UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (60-70%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-63 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34-44. HIGHS 54-64. WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS 55-65. WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34-44. HIGHS
53-63. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS
47-57.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS
48-58.

$$

COZ202-180300-
WHITE RIVER FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-69 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    52-62 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-29%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-43 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-72% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    47-57% NEAR 8000 FEET.
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........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%) UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (60-70%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-68 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    52-62 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    30-40% NEAR 8000 FEET.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 62-72. WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 63-73. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 38-48. HIGHS 61-71. WINDS
LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 55-65.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
33-43. HIGHS 55-65.

$$

COZ203-180300-
GRAND JUNCTION FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-72 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    55-65 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4 TO 9 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-47 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    32-42 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-66%.
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.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
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.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-66 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    54-64 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    31-41% NEAR 8000 FEET.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
37-47. HIGHS 62-72. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
38-48. HIGHS 62-72. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 39-49. HIGHS 60-70. WINDS
LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 38-48. HIGHS 55-65.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 34-44. HIGHS 56-66.

$$

COZ290-180300-
PARADOX VALLEY FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-73 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    57-67 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-42 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-79%.
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........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-66 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    53-63 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    35-45% NEAR 8000 FEET.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
37-47. HIGHS 62-72. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
38-48. HIGHS 63-73. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 40-50. HIGHS 61-71. WINDS
LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 38-48. HIGHS 56-66.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 34-44. HIGHS 56-66.

$$

COZ291-180300-
NORTHERN SAN JUAN FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-66 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-27%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-38 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-86%.
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........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
                    1200.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-60 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS
54-64. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS
55-65. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34-44. HIGHS
53-63. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS
48-58.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS
49-59.

$$

COZ292-180300-
NORTH FORK FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-71 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    54-64 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-45 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-67%.
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.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). NEAR 8000
                    FEET...ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER 1200.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-67 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    50-60 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39% NEAR 6000 FEET
                    36-46% NEAR 8000 FEET.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
38-48. HIGHS 62-72. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
38-48. HIGHS 62-72. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 40-50. HIGHS 60-70. WINDS
LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 37-47. HIGHS 55-65.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 33-43. HIGHS 56-66.

$$

COZ293-180300-
GUNNISON BASIN FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-66 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-28%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-37 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-80%.
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.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH UNTIL 2400...THEN SOUTHEAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
                    1200.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-60 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS
52-62. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30-40. HIGHS 54-64. WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30-40. HIGHS
53-63. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 29-39. HIGHS
49-59.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25-35. HIGHS
50-60.

$$

COZ207-180300-
DURANGO FORECAST AREA-
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-72 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    58-68 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-23%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........NEAR 6000 FEET...MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). NEAR
                    8000 FEET...PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%) UNTIL
                    2400...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%)...ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AFTER 2400.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-49 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    34-44 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-83%.
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.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 20
                    TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 MPH UNTIL 2400...THEN SOUTHEAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NEAR 6000 FEET...MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%). NEAR 8000
                    FEET...MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%)...ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-69 F NEAR 6000 FEET
                    53-63 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38% 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.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 8000 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. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
38-48. HIGHS 64-74. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
38-48. HIGHS 65-75. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 40-50. HIGHS 63-73.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 38-48. HIGHS 59-69.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 6000 FEET AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 35-45. HIGHS 60-70.

$$

UTZ481>487-180300-
ZONES 481>487...VERNAL FORECAST AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...UINTA MOUNTAINS...UINTA BASIN...
NORTHERN ROAN...TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS AND SURROUNDING RANGES
459 AM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-72 F NEAR 5000 FEET
                    53-63 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-30%.
   24 HR TREND......3% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST.
CLEARING INDEX......LESS THAN 50.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-44 F.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-77% NEAR 5000 FEET
                    55-65% NEAR 8000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......6% DRIER.
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........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH UNTIL 2400...THEN SOUTHWEST.
CLEARING INDEX......LESS THAN 50.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........NEAR 5000 FEET...PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%). NEAR
                    8000 FEET...PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%) UNTIL
                    1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-72 F NEAR 5000 FEET
                    53-63 F NEAR 8000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31%.
   24 HR TREND......2% WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BY 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 MPH.
CLEARING INDEX......LESS THAN 50 UNTIL 1200...THEN 600.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36-46. HIGHS 64-74. WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38-48. HIGHS 65-75. WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NEAR
5000 FEET AND SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NEAR
8000 FEET. LOWS 40-50. HIGHS 63-73. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
NEAR 5000 FEET AND SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS 38-48. HIGHS 59-69.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS NEAR 8000 FEET. LOWS
34-44. HIGHS 59-69.

$$



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