Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CLIFF CREEK FIRE...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
542 AM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2019 MDT ON AUGUST 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER TODAY WITH WARM TEMPERATURES AND LOW
HUMIDITY AND LIGHT WIND ONCE AGAIN. WEDNESDAY WILL SEE ISOLATED
SHOWERS OR STORMS DEVELOP DURING THE AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING.
WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH AND LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS.
RAINFALL WILL BE ON THE LIGHT SIDE.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS...
...HAINES INDEX IS HIGH LEVEL HAINES BOTH DAY AND NIGHT...

FORECASTER...AR

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-19 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY AT 5 TO 9 MPH THIS MORNING.
                    SOUTHWEST AT 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 13 MPH
                    THIS AFTERNOON.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH THIS MORNING.
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON
                    WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 10000-11000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO GOOD BY 1200. INCREASING TO
                    VERY GOOD BY 1500.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-65 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST AT 4 TO 7 MPH.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST AT 6 TO 10 MPH.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500-1000 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR AFTER SUNSET. DECREASING TO POOR
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING. INCREASING CLOUDS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-21 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY AT 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING.
                    SOUTHWEST AT 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS TO 35 MPH NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING.
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

LAL.................1 UNTIL 1400...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.3 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 9000-10000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING.
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO GOOD BY 1200.
                    BECOMING VERY GOOD BY 1500.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 70S. BREEZY TO WINDY WITH A
SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 MPH ON THE RIDGETOPS.

.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE
60S. WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...ROSS
REQUESTED BY...KENDRA JACKSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160829.CLIFF.01/RIW



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