Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Colorado and Ern Utah
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...High pressure over the southwest U.S. will keep warm
and dry conditions over the area through Wednesday. Expect light winds
at the surface and aloft and strong morning inversions. A weak trough
will affect southern Utah and Colorado Thursday, then the next Pacific
trough and cold front will move through the area Friday through Sunday.

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

COZ200-180215-
Little Snake Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....57-67 F near 6000 feet
                    50-60 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........9-14%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......4000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200 then Fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....22-32 F.
Max humidity........58-73% near 6000 feet
                    39-49% 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%). Near 6000 feet,
                    widespread frost until 1200.
Max temperature.....58-68 F near 6000 feet
                    50-60 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........11-16%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 63-73. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 32-42. Highs
61-71. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 29-39. Highs
52-62. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 53-63.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 56-66.

$$

COZ201-180215-
Routt Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....54-64 F.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....22-32 F.
Max humidity........39-49%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph, increasing to 25 to 35 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....55-65 F.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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........5 moderate.
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 7000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 58-68. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 31-41. Highs
56-66. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 26-36.
Highs 43-53. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 22-32. Highs 45-55.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 48-58.

$$

COZ202-180215-
White River Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....61-71 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........9-14%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 20 to 25 mph, becoming west 15 to 20
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......1500 ft AGL until 1100, then 5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....24-34 F.
Max humidity........55-70% near 6000 feet
                    36-46% 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......1500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%). Near 6000 feet,
                    widespread frost until 1200.
Max temperature.....59-69 F near 6000 feet
                    53-63 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........11-16%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1100, then 7000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 64-74. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
33-43. Highs 63-73. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to
30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 31-41.
Highs 53-63. North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 53-63.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 56-66.

$$

COZ203-180215-
Lower Colorado River-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....59-69 F near 6000 feet
                    53-63 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........6-11%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 20 to 25 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....29-39 F.
Max humidity........43-53%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....60-70 F near 6000 feet
                    54-64 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph, decreasing to 10 to 15 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1300, then 6500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 64-74. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-48. Highs 64-74. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 35-45. Highs
55-65. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 54-64.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 58-68.

$$

COZ205-180215-
Colorado River Headwaters-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........8-13%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....26-36 F.
Max humidity........45-55%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph, increasing to 20 to 30 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....54-64 F.
Min humidity........9-14%.
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........5 moderate.
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 7000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 59-69. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. Highs 57-67. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 29-39.
Highs 46-56. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 22-32. Highs 48-58.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 52-62.

$$

COZ290-180215-
Paradox Valley Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....60-70 F.
Min humidity........5-10%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1100, then 5500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....28-38 F.
Max humidity........39-49% near 6000 feet
                    32-42% 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....61-71 F.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph, decreasing to 10 to 15 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1100, then 7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-44. Highs 66-76. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 36-46. Highs 56-66.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 57-67.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 61-71.

$$

COZ291-180215-
Northern San Juan Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F.
Min humidity........5-10%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    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.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....28-38 F.
Max humidity........36-46%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1000, then 8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-42. Highs 59-69. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 57-67. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 32-42. Highs
48-58. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 24-34. Highs 51-61.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 56-66.

$$

COZ292-180215-
North Fork Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....60-70 F.
Min humidity........5-10%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....27-37 F.
Max humidity........44-54% near 6000 feet
                    38-48% 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph, increasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....61-71 F near 6000 feet
                    54-64 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........11-16%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph, decreasing to 10 to 15 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-42. Highs 65-75. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-48. Highs 65-75. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 35-45.
Highs 55-65. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 56-66.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 60-70.

$$

COZ293-180215-
Gunnison Basin Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....53-63 F.
Min humidity........6-11%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 20 to 25 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....22-32 F.
Max humidity........49-59%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph, increasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....54-64 F.
Min humidity........11-16%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 20 to 25 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1100, then 7000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 24-34. Highs 57-67. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 57-67. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 29-39. Highs
49-59. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 21-31. Highs 50-60.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 24-34. Highs 54-64.

$$

COZ207-180215-
Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F.
Min humidity........6-11%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....28-38 F.
Max humidity........47-57%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing Height.......4500 ft AGL until 2000, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F.
Min humidity........11-16%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL until 1100, then 8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-44. Highs 67-77. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-48. Highs 66-76. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 58-68. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 59-69.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 63-73.

$$

COZ294-180215-
Southwest Colorado Upper West Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........6-11%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....31-41 F.
Max humidity........36-46%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, becoming west 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1100, then 7500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34-44. Highs 59-69. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 57-67. South winds
10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 32-42. Highs
49-59. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 51-61.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 29-39. Highs 55-65.

$$

COZ295-180215-
Southwest Colorado Upper East Forecast Area-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....55-65 F.
Min humidity........9-14%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....24-34 F.
Max humidity........48-58%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....55-65 F.
Min humidity........12-17%.
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....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, decreasing to 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 29-39. Highs 58-68. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 32-42. Highs 56-66. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 31-41. Highs
51-61. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 24-34. Highs 53-63.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 56-66.

$$

UTZ485-180215-
Eastern Ashley National Forest-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....53-63 F near 7000 feet
                    45-55 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........12-22% near 7000 feet
                    19-29% near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......9% 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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....25-35 F.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........45-55% near 7000 feet
                    34-44% near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....53-63 F near 7000 feet
                    44-54 F near 10000 feet.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........13-23%.
   24 hr trend......1% 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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29-39. Highs 59-69. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 7000 feet and
scattered showers near 10000 feet. Lows 32-42. Highs 56-66.
Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers . Lows 27-37. Highs
48-58. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 49-59.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 29-39. Highs 52-62.

$$

UTZ486-180215-
Eastern Uinta Basin-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....55-65 F.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........12-17%.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....23-33 F.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........52-62% near 6000 feet
                    40-50% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......8% wetter.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........12-22%.
   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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then south.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 61-71. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers . Lows 33-43. Highs
59-69. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers . Lows 31-41. Highs
52-62. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 52-62.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 55-65.

$$

UTZ487-180215-
Book Cliffs-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min humidity........9-14%.
   24 hr trend......1% drier.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......4500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....29-39 F.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........39-49% near 6000 feet
                    25-35% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......7% wetter.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....59-69 F.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........12-17%.
   24 hr trend......4% 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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1300, then 6500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500 until 1500, then 500 until 1700,
                    then less than 500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 64-74. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 63-73. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers . Lows 33-43. Highs
55-65. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 54-64.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 57-67.

$$

UTZ490-180215-
Colorado River Basin-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....61-71 F near 5000 feet
                    55-65 F near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........5-10%.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....28-38 F.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........37-47% near 5000 feet
                    27-37% near 7000 feet.
   24 hr trend......10% wetter.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......1500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph until 2400, then east.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min humidity........9-14%.
   24 hr trend......4% 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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......4500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then south.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 67-77. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 41-51. Highs 67-77. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers . Lows 38-48. Highs
60-70. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 60-70.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 62-72.

$$

UTZ491-180215-
Southeast Utah-
409 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.Today...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....65-75 F near 5000 feet
                    55-65 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min humidity........6-11%.
   24 hr trend......1% 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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....39-49 F.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max humidity........39-49% near 5000 feet
                    29-39% near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......9% wetter.
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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......1500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%).
Max temperature.....63-73 F near 5000 feet
                    55-65 F near 8000 feet.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min humidity........10-15%.
   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........5 moderate.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Clearing Index......Less than 500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-48. Highs 70-80. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 42-52. Highs 70-80. Winds less than
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 5000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 39-49. Highs 62-72. Winds
less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 62-72.
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 65-75.

$$


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