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
247 AM MDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...WARMING AND DRYING SECOND HALF OF UPCOMING WEEK...

.BROADCAST DISCUSSION...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY AND TOMORROW ACROSS THE REGION. IN ADDITION
TO THE THREAT OF LIGHTNING...DRY MICROBURST WIND GUSTS AND A
WETTING RAIN CAN BE EXPECTED.

.DISCUSSION...THE WARMING TREND CONTINUES TODAY.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED CONVECTION CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY AND
TOMORROW ACROSS THE REGION. IN ADDITION TO THE THREAT OF
LIGHTNING, CONVECTION IS LIKELY TO CONTAIN DRY MICROBURST WIND
GUSTS AND WETTING RAIN.

GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS ARE POSSIBLE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY AS THIS
SYSTEM DEPARTS.

FIRST SIGNIFICANT WARMING/DRYING TREND OF THE YEAR ON TAP DURING
THE SECOND HALF OF THE WORK WEEK AS A RIDGE BUILDS IN.

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

UTZ478>480-300115-
FORECAST AREA 1...NORTHERN UTAH (NORTHERN UTAH IFC AREA)-
ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...ZONE
480 UINTA MOUNTAINS-
247 AM MDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY
                    (80-90 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200. SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...73-81.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...57-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...37-47 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER) IN THE
                    VALLEYS AND MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER) IN THE MOUNTAINS. SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...46-56.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...35-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...74-84 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...76-86 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                                   EVENING BECOMING
                                   DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...72-80.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...55-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...20-30 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...39-49 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......WEST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...2. IN THE MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................0 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

UTZ492>494-300115-
FORECAST AREA 2...CENTRAL UTAH (RICHFIELD IFC AREA)-
ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT...ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 494 HENRY MOUNTAINS-
247 AM MDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY
                    (70-80 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200. SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...75-85.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...57-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...13-23 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...24-34 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD COVER).
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. SCATTERED
                    RAIN SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...48-57.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...59-69 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...64-74 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...73-83.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...56-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...18-28 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTH 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

UTZ495>498-300115-
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-
247 AM MDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200.
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...86-92.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...75-85.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...59-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...12 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...10-19 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...17-27 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   SOUTH 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...2. IN THE MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................0 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400.
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...57-64.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...47-57.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...37-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...47-57 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...66-76 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                                   EVENING BECOMING
                                   DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......WEST 10-20 MPH BECOMING NORTH
                                   15-25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...85-92.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...74-84.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...58-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...11-17 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...15-21 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...23-33 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING NORTH AROUND 20 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHEAST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

UTZ488-489-300115-
FORECAST AREA 4...SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH (MOAB IFC AREA)-
ZONE 488 MANTI NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
247 AM MDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. IN
                    THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200.
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...78-88.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...56-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...12-22 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...28-38 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER) UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (60-70
                    PCT CLOUD COVER)...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...47-56.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...39-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...50-60 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...66-76 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...77-87.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...56-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...14-24 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH
                                   IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING
                                   NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

UTZ481>484-300115-
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-
247 AM MDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY
                    (80-90 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200. SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...74-81.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...55-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...17-27 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...31-41 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH
                                   IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......SOUTH 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80
                    PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (65-75 PCT CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...45-52.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...34-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...69-79 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...72-82 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
LAL.................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...74-80.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...57-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...21-27 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...31-41 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.

=

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
AND RAIN SHOWERS...LOWS AROUND 50...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS AROUND 40...HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN
THE LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S IN THE
VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS. NORTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE VALLEYS
AND IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S IN
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN
THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S IN THE
VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS
AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S IN
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE MOUNTAINS.

.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY JUNE 05 TO SATURDAY JUNE 11
TEMPERATURE... ABOVE NORMAL
PRECIPITATION... ABOVE NORMAL
=

$$

ROGOWSKI



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