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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for North and Central
New Mexico...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 6 PM TODAY FOR THE
EASTERN PLAINS AND NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS BELOW SIGNIFICANT SNOWPACK
DUE TO STRONG WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM THURSDAY FOR ALL
OF THE EAST AND LOWER TO MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY DUE TO STRONG
WINDS...LOW HUMIDITY AND AN UNSTABLE ATMOSPHERE...

Increasing winds and even warmer today with critical fire weather
conditions for much of the east. A few rain and high level snow
showers across the northern mountains today. Strong winds central
and east Thursday with critical fire weather conditions Middle Rio
Grande Valley and all of the east. Much cooler Thursday with a few
rain and snow showers northern mountains. Dry, blustery and cool
Friday, but still some critical fire weather concerns in the east,
but below normal temperatures and stable conditions should lessen the
threat. Sunshine and milder Saturday with less wind. A little milder
Sunday and Monday with increasing winds and increasing chances of
precipitation across the west and north. Spotty critical fire weather
conditions possible Monday on the east central plains.

NMZ101-231400-
Northwest Plateau-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of sprinkles in
  the morning, then isolated dry thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....63-68.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 2 degrees.
* Min Humidity........17-22 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 6 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......South 15 to 20 mph increasing to southwest 20
  to 30 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip....20 pct.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....30-34.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 5 degrees.
* Max Humidity........46-66 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 28 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...Southwest 40 to 50 mph increasing to 60 to 70
  mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low decreasing to 2 very low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy with scattered snow showers in
  the morning, then mostly sunny in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....44-49.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 19 degrees.
* Min Humidity........14-19 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 3 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 50 to 60 mph decreasing to 30 to 40 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....30 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 40 to 45. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 15 to 20 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 48 to 53. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 19 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Numerous rain showers. Highs 48 to 53.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 22 to 32 percent.

$$

NMZ102-231400-
North Central Mountains-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow
  showers in the morning, then scattered rain showers and isolated
  dry thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....48-53.
*    Below 8000 ft....58-63.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....23-33 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....21-31 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 2 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 25 to 35 mph.
* Chance of Precip....40 pct.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low increasing to 3 very low in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy with scattered rain showers,
  snow showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then
  partly cloudy with scattered snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....24-29.
*    Below 8000 ft....30-35.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 2 degrees.
* Max Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....47-67 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....47-67 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 21 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...Southwest 35 to 45 mph increasing to 60 to 70
  mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....40 pct.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the late evening and
  overnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
  morning.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....31-36.
*    Below 8000 ft....44-49.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 16 degrees.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....22-32 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....15-20 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 60 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 50 to 60 mph decreasing to 35 to 45 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....50 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 34 to 39. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Minimum Humidity 15 to 25 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 42 to 47. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Minimum Humidity 15 to 25 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Numerous rain and snow showers. Highs 43 to
48. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 24 to 34 percent.

$$

NMZ103-231400-
Northeast Highlands-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly
  cloudy with isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....53-58.
*    Below 8000 ft....68-73.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 3 degrees.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....15-20 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....10-15 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 9 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip....20 pct.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Scattered rain showers, snow
  showers and isolated dry thunderstorms in the evening, then
  isolated snow showers after midnight.
* Min Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....28-33.
*    Below 8000 ft....37-41.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....36-56 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....36-56 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 8 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 40 to 50 mph becoming southwest and
  increasing to 55 to 65 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....30 pct.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the late evening and
  overnight.
* Haines Index........2 very low increasing to 3 very low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....37-42.
*    Below 8000 ft....52-57.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 16 degrees.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....18-28 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....13-18 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 2 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 30 to 45 mph. Gusts up to 65 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 65 to 75 mph decreasing to 55 to 65 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 very low decreasing to 2 very low in the
  afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 39 to 44. West winds 20 to 30 mph.
Minimum Humidity 10 to 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 46 to 51. Southwest winds 15 to
25 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 17 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow showers. Highs
51 to 56. West winds 15 to 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 16 to
26 percent.

$$

NMZ104-231400-
Northeast Plains-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....75-80.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 2 degrees.
* Min Humidity........12-17 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 3 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 25 to 35 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low decreasing to 3 very low in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of sprinkles and
  isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature.....41-45.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 2 degrees.
* Max Humidity........35-55 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 2 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph becoming southwest and
  increasing to 50 to 60 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....10 pct.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the late evening and
  overnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low increasing to 4 low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....60-65.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 15 degrees.
* Min Humidity........13-18 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 25 to 40 mph. Gusts up to 60 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...Southwest 70 to 80 mph becoming west and
  decreasing to 60 to 70 mph in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low decreasing to 3 very low in the
  afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 47 to 52. West winds 20 to 30 mph.
Minimum Humidity 9 to 14 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 51 to 56. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 16 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 59 to 64. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Minimum Humidity 14 to 19 percent.

$$

NMZ105-231400-
Northwest Highlands-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly
  cloudy with isolated dry thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....53-58.
*    Below 8000 ft....61-66.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....19-24 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....18-23 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 9 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30
  mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 55 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip....10 pct.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....25-30.
*    Below 8000 ft....31-36.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 3 degrees.
* Max Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....43-63 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....48-68 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 21 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...Southwest 40 to 50 mph increasing to 65 to 75
  mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low decreasing to 3 very low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....35-40.
*    Below 8000 ft....45-50.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 15 degrees.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....20-25 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....14-19 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 2 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 55 to 65 mph decreasing to 35 to 45 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 41 to 46. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 10 to 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 49 to 54. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 16 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered rain showers. Highs 51 to 56.
West winds 15 to 25 mph. Minimum Humidity 16 to 26 percent.

$$

NMZ106-231400-
Middle Rio Grande Valley-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms in
  the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....70-75.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 3 degrees.
* Min Humidity........17-22 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 3 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Terrain dominated 5 to 10 mph becoming
  southwest 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 40 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip....10 pct.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
  evening.
* Min Temperature.....38-43.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 3 degrees.
* Max Humidity........37-57 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 26 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph becoming southwest and
  increasing to 60 to 70 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....10 pct.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the late evening and
  overnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low increasing to 4 low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....59-64.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 11 degrees.
* Min Humidity........9-14 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 9 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 65 to 75 mph decreasing to 45 to 55 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 53 to 58. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 8 to 13 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 57 to 62. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum Humidity 10 to 15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered rain showers. Highs 61 to 66.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Minimum Humidity 12 to 17 percent.

$$

NMZ107-231400-
Sandia...Manzano and Gallinas Mountains-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated dry thunderstorms in
  the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....58-63.
*    Below 8000 ft....64-69.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....20-25 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....20-25 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 2 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
  in the afternoon. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 30 to 40 mph.
* Chance of Precip....10 pct.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of sprinkles and
  isolated dry thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....32-37.
*    Below 8000 ft....37-42.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 3 degrees.
* Max Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....30-50 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....40-60 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 18 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph becoming southwest and
  increasing to 55 to 65 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....20 pct.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the late evening and
  overnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low increasing to 4 low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....44-49.
*    Below 8000 ft....53-58.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 11 degrees.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....16-21 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....11-16 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 8 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 25 to 40 mph. Gusts up to 60 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 65 to 75 mph decreasing to 50 to 60 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 44 to 49. West winds 20 to 30 mph.
Minimum Humidity 9 to 14 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 51 to 56. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 10 to 15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 56 to 61. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Minimum Humidity 12 to 17 percent.

$$

NMZ108-231400-
East Central Plains-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM MST THURSDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming
  partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....77-82.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity........11-16 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 3 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
  in the afternoon. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low decreasing to 3 very low in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of sprinkles and
  isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min Temperature.....44-49.
*    24 hr Trend......Up 3 degrees.
* Max Humidity........41-61 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 7 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 30 to 40 mph becoming southwest and
  increasing to 45 to 55 mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....10 pct.
* LAL.................2 decreasing to 1 in the late evening and
  overnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low increasing to 4 low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....66-71.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 11 degrees.
* Min Humidity........8-13 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 3 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 30 to 40 mph. Gusts up to 60 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 60 to 70 mph.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low decreasing to 3 very low in the
  afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 52 to 57. West winds 20 to 30 mph.
Minimum Humidity 8 to 13 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 to 60. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 16 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 65 to 70. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Minimum Humidity 11 to 16 percent.

$$

NMZ109-231400-
West Central Highlands-
701 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....55-59.
*    Below 8000 ft....63-68.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....25-30 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....19-24 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 7 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 35 to 45 mph.
* Chance of Precip....10 pct.
* LAL.................1 increasing to 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....31-35.
*    Below 8000 ft....34-39.
*    24 hr Trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....36-56 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....38-58 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 22 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......Southwest 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 55 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...Southwest 35 to 45 mph increasing to 60 to 70
  mph after midnight.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 very low increasing to 4 low after
  midnight.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....
*    Above 8000 ft....42-47.
*    Below 8000 ft....51-56.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 13 degrees.
* Min Humidity........
*    Above 8000 ft....21-26 pct.
*    Below 8000 ft....12-17 pct.
*    24 hr Trend......Down 5 pct.
* Wind...20 Foot......West 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph.
* 10000 ft MSL Wind...West 65 to 75 mph decreasing to 50 to 60 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Chance of Precip....0 pct.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low decreasing to 2 very low in the
  afternoon.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 45 to 50. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Minimum Humidity 8 to 13 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 52 to 57. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Minimum Humidity 10 to 15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 54 to 59. Southwest winds 15 to
20 mph. Minimum Humidity 14 to 19 percent.

$$

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