Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UTAH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
402 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...NEAR RECORD HIGH TEMPS TODAY...MUCH COOLER SUNDAY...

.BROADCAST DISCUSSION...NEAR RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED
TODAY ACROSS MUCH OF THE DISTRICT. A COLD FRONT WILL BRING MUCH
COOLER TEMPERATURES TO THE DISTRICT SUNDAY...WITH A CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH.

.DISCUSSION...A VERY WARM DAY IS IN STORE FOR THE DISTRICT
SATURDAY...WITH NEAR RECORD TEMPERATURES EXPECTED. A COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA SUNDAY...BRINGING A SIGNIFICANT COOL DOWN.
TEMPERATURES WILL AVERAGE 15-20 DEGREES COOLER ACROSS MUCH OF
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH SUNDAY AND MONDAY. PRECIPITATION WILL
LIKELY BE CONFINED TO THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL PORTIONS OF THE
STATE WITH THIS SYSTEM THROUGH EARLY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD INTO THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***ALL WINDS ARE 20 FOOT...10-MINUTE AVERAGES***

UTZ478>480-252315-
FORECAST AREA 1...NORTHERN UTAH (NORTHERN UTAH IFC AREA)-
ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...ZONE
480 UINTA MOUNTAINS-
402 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (5-15 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...67-77.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...57-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...19-27 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...25-35 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTH 15-25 MPH INCREASING
                                   TO 20-30 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH INCREASING
                                   TO 25-30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    2400...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS. IN THE VALLEYS...SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AFTER 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...42-52.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...32-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...57-67 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...80-90 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH BECOMING
                                   WEST AROUND 15 MPH AFTER
                                   MIDNIGHT.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 25-35 MPH BECOMING
                                   20-30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PCT CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED
                    RAIN SHOWERS IN THE VALLEYS AND SCATTERED
                    RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MOUNTAINS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...53-63.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...40-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...34-44 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...54-64 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......WEST 20-30 MPH BECOMING 15-25
                                   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

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UTZ492>494-252315-
FORECAST AREA 2...WEST CENTRAL UTAH (RICHFIELD IFC AREA)-
ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT...ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 494 HENRY MOUNTAINS-
402 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...72-80.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...62-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...20-30 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...22-30 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTH 25-30 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 30-40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 2400. IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...41-51.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...72-82 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...67-77 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 20-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...56-66.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...51-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...35-45 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHWEST 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

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UTZ495>498-252315-
FORECAST AREA 3...SOUTHWEST UTAH (CEDAR CITY IFC AREA)-
ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT...ZONE 496 COLOR COUNTRY
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT...ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE-
402 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (5-15 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...AROUND 80.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...69-79.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...59-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...16-22 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...20-28 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...27-36 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST 20-25 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...53-61.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...43-53.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...31-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...61-71 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...63-73 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...80-90 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...AROUND 76.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...64-74.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...53-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...22 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...24-34 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...31-41 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH BECOMING
                                   WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 20-30 MPH BECOMING
                                   WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

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UTZ488>491-252315-
FORECAST AREA 4...SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH (MOAB IFC AREA)-
ZONE 488 MANTI NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL SWELL...ZONE
490 COLORADO RIVER BASIN...ZONE 491 SOUTHEAST UTAH-
402 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...72-82.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...62-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...18-28 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...22-29 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING
                                   SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...46-56.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...39-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...63-73 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...65-75 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTH 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50
                    PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...65-75.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...52-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...24-34 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE
MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER
40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND
IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE
VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED RAIN
SHOWERS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S...WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS...LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S...HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S...WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS
AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE
VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS.
.FRIDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY CLEAR...LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S...
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY...LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY NOVEMBER 01 TO FRIDAY NOVEMBER 07
TEMPERATURE... ABOVE NORMAL
PRECIPITATION... NEAR NORMAL
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