Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UTAH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
305 AM MDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...WARMING AND DRYING...

.BROADCAST DISCUSSION...A WARMING AND DRYING TREND WILL DEVELOP
THROUGH MID WEEK. INCREASING SOUTH WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

.DISCUSSION...A WARMING/DRYING TREND THROUGH MID WEEK AS A RIDGE
BUILDS IN. SOUTHERLY WINDS BECOME GUSTY WITH AREAS OF LOW RH
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AHEAD OF A SPRING STORM WHICH ARRIVES
FRIDAY. FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND APPEAR TO BE COOLER AND MORE
MOIST WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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

UTZ478>480-040045-
FORECAST AREA 1...NORTHERN UTAH (NORTHERN UTAH IFC AREA)-
ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...ZONE
480 UINTA MOUNTAINS-
305 AM MDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...68-74.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...53-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...19-26 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...26-36 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...43-53.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...33-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...58-68 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...66-76 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING
                                   EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   15-25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...74-82.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...59-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...12-18 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

UTZ492>494-040045-
FORECAST AREA 2...CENTRAL UTAH (RICHFIELD IFC AREA)-
ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT...ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 494 HENRY MOUNTAINS-
305 AM MDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...66-75.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...52-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...13-23 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...21-31 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......EAST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...39-49.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...32-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...52-62 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...58-68 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH
                                   AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   15-25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...75-82.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...58-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...12-18 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...20-30 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTH 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 20-30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

UTZ495>498-040045-
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-
305 AM MDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...80-86.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...69-79.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...53-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...15 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...15-24 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...22-32 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...50-58.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...44-54.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...31-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...50-60 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...62-72 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING
                                   NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   20-30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...85-91.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...74-84.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...59-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...14 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...13-21 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...SOUTH 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 20-30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

UTZ488-489-040045-
FORECAST AREA 4...SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH (MOAB IFC AREA)-
ZONE 488 MANTI NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
305 AM MDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...72-79.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...54-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...14 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...17-27 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...41-50.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...34-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...39-49 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...48-58 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   SOUTH 15-25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

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

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...78-86.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...59-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...14 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...17-27 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

UTZ481>484-040045-
FORECAST AREA 5...NORTHEASTERN UTAH (UINTA IFC AREA)-
ZONE 481 WESTERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 482 WESTERN UINTAH
BASIN...ZONE 483 SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE
484 TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
305 AM MDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...AROUND 71.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...54-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...17 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...20-30 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                                   MORNING BECOMING
                                   UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PCT CLOUD COVER).

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...37-43.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...29-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...55-65 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...63-73 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING EAST
                                   10-20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

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

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...75-81.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...57-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...15 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH
                                   IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHEAST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   SOUTH 20-30 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S...HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS AROUND 40...HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S...HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S...HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY...SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS...LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY
CLOUDY...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS AROUND 40...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. IN THE
MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S...HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.MONDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 30S...HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S.

.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR TUESDAY MAY 10 TO MONDAY MAY 16
TEMPERATURE... ABOVE NORMAL
PRECIPITATION... NEAR NORMAL
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ROGOWSKI



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