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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Wyoming/Western Nebraska
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.DISCUSSION...A upper level ridge of high pressure will dominate the
weather pattern with dry conditions, breezy to windy periods and above
normal temperatures through Friday. Minimum relative humidities will
average 25 to 30 percent each afternoon. A Pacific storm system and
cold front will move across the central Rockies this weekend bringing
colder temperatures and accumulating snowfall.

WYZ301-172330-
Niobrara/Lower Elevations of Converse/Thunder Basin National
Grassland-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....40-45.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........36-42 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-2400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5700-26400 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....20-28.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........79-85 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5700-6700 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........37-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-1400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (8200-15600 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 50.
West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Cloudy with snow likely and slight chance of
rain. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid 30s. Winds generally
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely. Lows around 17. Highs in
the lower 30s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs around 30.

$$

WYZ302-172330-
North Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....35-43.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........38-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......600-2600 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (8000-25400 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....23-29.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........72-78 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    increasing to 40 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (9100-11700 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy until 1200, then mostly sunny
                    until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....41-51.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........38-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 20 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (13100-23000 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
40s. West winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the mid 20s.
Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 16. Highs
in the upper 20s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs around 30.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the upper 20s.

$$

WYZ303-172330-
Central and Northern Carbon/Ferris-Seminoe-Shirley Mountains-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....35-41.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........38-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......600-2600 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6100-31800 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....22-27.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........78-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......600-1100 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (11100-11900 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....42-48.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........37-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......600-2400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (14700-34700 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs
in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely. Lows around 16. Highs in
the upper 20s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 17.
Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 15. Highs in the upper 20s.

$$

WYZ304-172330-
Southwest Carbon County-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 0900, then partly cloudy
                    until 1200, then mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....38-43.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........32-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL increasing to 2600-3300 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6000-33400 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min temperature.....14-20.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........91-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......24 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1200 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6800-9100 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....42-48.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........34-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......South 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......600-2600 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7400-29900 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s.
Highs in the upper 40s. South winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs around 40.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of snow. Lows around 13.
Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 12.
Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 12.
Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

WYZ305-172330-
Sierra Madre Range/Medicine Bow NF-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....31-36.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........40-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......23 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......600-2600 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7500-20600 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....15-21.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........77-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......500-1200 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7600-8300 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....38-44.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........35-41 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......500-2400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (7800-22600 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 15. Highs in the
mid 20s. Winds generally less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 14. Highs in
the upper 20s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows around
15. Highs in the upper 20s.

$$

WYZ306-172330-
Upper North Platte River Basin-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....37-42.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........33-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......21 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......700-1200 ft AGL increasing to 2900-3400 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6800-25600 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....17-23.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........78-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......South 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......600-1300 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (8500 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....44-49.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........29-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......800-2800 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (9300-29300 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs
around 40. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Colder. Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 17. Highs
around 30. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 16. Highs in
the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 16.
Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

WYZ307-172330-
Snowy Range/Medicine Bow NF-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....30-36.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........38-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......28 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......700-2700 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (12000-31100 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....13-21.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........76-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......23 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    increasing to 35 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......400-1000 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (9800-10800 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 0900, then partly cloudy
                    until 1200, then mostly sunny until 1500, then
                    partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....38-44.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........33-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......400-2300 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (11900-34100 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the lower
40s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs
in the mid 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Colder. Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 12. Highs
in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows around 13. Highs in
the mid 20s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of snow. Lows around 13.
Highs in the mid 20s.

$$

WYZ308-172330-
Laramie Valley/Shirley Basin-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....37-42.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........36-42 percent.
   24 hr trend......30 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph increasing
                    to 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL increasing to 1900-3200 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5500-29200 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....19-24.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........80-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
                    increasing to 25 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6000-7400 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 0900, then partly cloudy
                    until 1200, then mostly sunny until 1500, then
                    partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....44-50.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........33-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......500-2400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (10600-32800 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the
mid 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 15.
Highs in the upper 20s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the lower 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of snow. Lows around
14. Highs around 30.

$$

WYZ309-172330-
South Laramie Range/Medicine Bow NF-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....38-46.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........28-34 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL increasing to 2400-3600 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (9100-43000 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....22-28.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........66-72 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
Humidity recovery...Fair.
20-foot winds.......West 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
                    increasing to 40 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph increasing to around 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (8600-12000 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....48-56.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........24-30 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 25 mph.
Mixing height.......500-2000 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (14000-34000 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. West winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs around 40. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 17. Highs in the
lower 30s. North winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 19. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the lower 30s.

$$

WYZ310-172330-
Platte/Goshen/Central and Eastern Laramie-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....44-49.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........26-32 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL increasing to 2400-3200 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5600-32300 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....20-26.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........74-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Good.
20-foot winds.......West 5 to 10 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (5000-5300 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....53-58.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........25-31 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......300-1700 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (6600-19400 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the
mid 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. Winds generally less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 18. Highs in the
lower 30s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 19. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the mid 30s.

$$

NEZ311-172330-
Pine Ridge/Nebraska National Forest/Oglala National Grasslands-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....42-47.
   24 hr trend......21 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........33-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-2300 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4000-24400 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....18-23.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........86-92 percent.
   24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4100-5100 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 0900, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....49-54.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........33-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......200-1400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4200-10200 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.
West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Cloudy with chance of snow. Lows in the mid
20s. Highs in the upper 30s. Winds generally less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 19. Highs in the
lower 30s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the lower 30s.

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NEZ312-172330-
Box Butte/South Sioux-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....42-47.
   24 hr trend......24 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........29-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 10 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......400-2200 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (3900-24800 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....17-22.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........87-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......200-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (3600-4500 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........32-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......400-900 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4000-8900 knot-ft).
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Cloudy with snow likely. Lows in the mid 20s.
Highs in the upper 30s. Winds generally less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 19. Highs in the
lower 30s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the lower 30s.

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NEZ313-172330-
Scotts Bluff National Monument/Wildcat Hills-
217 AM MST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....42-47.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........28-34 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 10 mph with higher gusts.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......400-2400 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4500-28300 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....18-23.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........85-91 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
Humidity recovery...Excellent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......300-1000 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4100-5800 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1500, then partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....49-55.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........30-36 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph and gusty.
LAL.................1.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......400-1500 ft AGL.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (4400-13200 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy with snow likely and slight
chance of rain. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper 30s.
Winds generally less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with snow likely. Lows around 20. Highs in the
lower 30s. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 18. Highs in the mid 30s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Highs in the lower 30s.

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MAJ/JTL



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