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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Idaho
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...

* Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 475
and 476)...

High pressure will remain in control of the district through the
weekend with gradually warming daytime high temperatures. The
upper ridge breaks down late Monday, bringing a threat of
thunderstorms to the region primarily during the afternoon hours.

* East Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 410...411
and 413)...

High pressure will remain in control of the district through the
weekend with gradually warming daytime high temperatures. The
upper ridge breaks down Monday, bringing a threat of
thunderstorms to areas along the Divide, primarily during the
afternoon hours.

* South Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones
422...425 and 427)...

High pressure will remain in control of the district through the
weekend with gradually warming daytime high temperatures. The
upper ridge breaks down Monday. At this time, the threat of
thunderstorms remains low across the dispatch area.

IDZ475-232315-
East Salmon River Mountains/Salmon NF-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....68-75 valleys and 61-68 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......15-23 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 6 mph becoming
                         upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....39-46.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Max Humidity.......60-68 percent valleys and 54-62 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Becoming downslope/downvalley to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....72-79 valleys and 65-72 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Min Humidity.......16-24 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 5 mph becoming
                         upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northeast up to 3 mph shifting to the
*                          north 3 to 5 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 40 to 47. Highs 72 to 79. Northeast winds
up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
45 to 52. Highs 75 to 82. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 46 to 53. Highs 71 to 78. West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts
to around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s.

$$

IDZ476-232315-
Lemhi and Lost River Range/Challis NF-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....69-76 valleys and 60-67 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......15-21 percent valleys and 20-28 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 6 mph becoming
                         upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 4 to 7 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......6500-7500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....40-47.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* Max Humidity.......59-67 percent valleys and 52-60 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Becoming downslope/downvalley to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 4 to 7 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....73-80 valleys and 64-71 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Min Humidity.......15-23 percent valleys and 20-28 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 6 mph becoming
                         upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 41 to 48. Highs 71 to 78. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
46 to 52. Highs 74 to 81. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 47 to 54. Highs 72 to 79. West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts
to around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s.

$$

IDZ422-232315-
Sawtooth Range/Northern Sawtooth NF-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....69-76 valleys and 60-67 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......20-28 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......6250-7250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....41-48.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Max Humidity.......58-66 percent valleys and 54-62 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 7.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 4 to 7 mph shifting to the north 3 to
*                          6 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......500-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....73-80 valleys and 64-71 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Min Humidity.......20-28 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 6 mph shifting to the south in
*                          the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 5 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......7250-8250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 42 to 49. Highs 72 to 79. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers. Lows 47 to 54. Highs
75 to 82. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 48 to 55. Highs 72 to 79. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts
to around 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.

$$

IDZ425-232315-
Middle Snake River Valley/Twin Falls BLM north of the Snake River-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....Around 81.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Min Humidity.......15-20 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........Northeast winds 6 to 9 mph with gusts to
  around 15 mph shifting to the south 3 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......6250-7250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph in the morning
  becoming light.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....Around 49.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Max Humidity.......55-63 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 7.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......500-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 10 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....Around 84.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......15-20 percent.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........East winds 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
  southwest in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......6000-7000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs 84 to 91. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 60. Highs 89 to 96. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 57 to 62. Highs 86 to 93. West
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

IDZ427-232315-
Goose Creek and Raft River Valley/Southern Sawtooth NF/Twin Falls
BLM south of the Snake River-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....Around 79 valleys and 70-77 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......15-21 percent valleys and 17-25 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......5500-6500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....47-53.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Max Humidity.......48-56 percent valleys and 39-47 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 4 to 7 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest 3 to 6 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 4 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......600-1600 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....Around 83 valleys and 74-81 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Min Humidity.......14-19 percent valleys and 16-24 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Becoming upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......5500-6500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 48 to 55. Highs 79 to 86. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 83 to 90. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 55 to 62. Highs 81 to 88. West
winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.

$$

IDZ410-232315-
Upper Snake River Valley/Idaho Falls BLM-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....71-78.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Min Humidity.......16-24 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 5.
* 20ft winds.........North winds 4 to 9 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in
  the morning.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......7000-8000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph in the morning
  becoming light.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....43-49.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Max Humidity.......60-68 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 7.
* 20ft winds.........South winds 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
  northeast after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......700-1700 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....74-81.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......18-26 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* 20ft winds.........North winds 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
  southwest 3 to 5 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......7250-8250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 44 to 49. Highs 77 to 84. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs 82 to 89. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 51 to 57. Highs 81 to 88.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s.

$$

IDZ411-232315-
Centennial Mountains and Snake River Range/Targhee NF-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....Around 71 valleys and 62-69 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......19-27 percent.
    24 hr trend......Down 5.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          northwest in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 4 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......6250-7250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northeast around 10 mph shifting to the
  northwest in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....39-46.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* Max Humidity.......70-78 percent valleys and 59-67 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          northeast 3 to 5 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 4 to 7 mph with gusts to around
*                          15 mph shifting to the northeast 3 to 6
*                          mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......1750-2750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....Around 74 valleys and 65-72 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......24-32 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northeast 3 to 5 mph shifting to the west
*                          in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northeast 3 to 6 mph shifting to the
*                          northwest 4 to 7 mph with gusts to
*                          around 15 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......7250-8250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 39 to 45. Highs 68 to 75. North winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 50. Highs 72 to 79. South
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 47 to 52. Highs 71 to 78. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with
gusts to around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.

$$

IDZ413-232315-
Caribou Range/Caribou NF-
425 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....72-79 valleys and 65-72 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......16-23 percent valleys and 20-27 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southeast 3 to 5 mph shifting to the
*                          northwest 3 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......5750-6750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Clear.
* Min Temperature....43-50.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Max Humidity.......58-66 percent valleys and 54-62 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph becoming
*                          downslope 3 to 5 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....North 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......600-1600 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Northwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather........Sunny.
* Max Temperature....76-83 valleys and 68-75 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Min Humidity.......17-25 percent valleys and 21-29 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 3 to 5 mph shifting to the northwest
*                          3 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southeast 3 to 5 mph shifting to the west
*                          3 to 6 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......6750-7750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows 43 to 50. Highs 76 to 83. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 53. Highs 80 to 87. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 57. Highs 79 to 86.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s.

$$


.OUTLOOK for Friday June 30 through Thursday July 6...
Near normal temperatures and below normal precipitation.


$$


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