Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST WYOMING/WESTERN NEBRASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...

WARMER TEMPERATURES AND DRY WEATHER FOR TODAY WITH INCREASING
WINDS TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONT TO IMPACT THE AREA
WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY. AHEAD OF THIS
FRONT...WINDS BECOME STRONG FRIDAY WITH AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES
FALLING INTO THE UPPER TEENS FRIDAY AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS
GUSTING TO 40 MPH WILL ELEVATE FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR A TIME
FRIDAY AFTERNOON. AS THE FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT
INTO SATURDAY...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP. COOLER TEMPERATURES AND INCREASED CHANCES FOR WETTING
RAINS FOR SATURDAY AS THE FRONT MOVES THROUGH SOUTHEAST WYOMING.


WYZ301-172215-
NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL
GRASSLAND-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER 1200
                    UNTIL 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100-6600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8700-9400 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (50500-92900 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500-5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1100-39800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1500...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-4000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5800-7800 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (45200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    (139800 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

$$

WYZ302-172215-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-54.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000-6200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6600-8200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (54100 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    (107400 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300-4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2200-50200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-68.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-4600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6500-8500 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (74600 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (186400 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ303-172215-
CENTRAL AND NORTHERN CARBON/FERRIS-SEMINOE-SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000-5500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000-7700 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (51400 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    (117200 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......36 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-3900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2000-48000 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH HIGHER
                    GUSTS INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-5000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7800-9700 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (84300 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (232200 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ304-172215-
SOUTHWEST CARBON-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5200-5700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400-7900 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (35300-81400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1500-35600 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-21 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1500...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700-5400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9100-10400 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (74900 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (200900 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ305-172215-
SIERRA MADRE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-50.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200-4800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5900-6800 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (42700-81700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-3500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (4000-49600 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 1200 UNTIL 1500.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-61.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-4700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6400-8400 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (73500 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (153600 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

$$

WYZ306-172215-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700-5200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6800-7300 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (43900 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    (101700 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2100-45400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1500...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-4400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6300-8300 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (61100 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (159600 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ307-172215-
SNOWY RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-47.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700-6700 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (69900 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    (127100 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-3400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (67700 KNOT-FT) DECREASING TO POOR (6700
                    KNOT-FT) AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-59.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH INCREASING TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-4400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6700-8200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD (101600 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (221400 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

$$

WYZ308-172215-
LARAMIE VALLEY/SHIRLEY BASIN-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300-7300 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (50200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    (111900 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300-3800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2100-47800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1500...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700-4500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7200-8600 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (70200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (194400 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WYZ309-172215-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-56.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200-8200 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO VERY GOOD (71800-118500 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-38.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300-4200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2500-52400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-74.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1500...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500-5800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8800-10800 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (96400 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (223600 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.

$$

WYZ310-172215-
PLATTE/GOSHEN/CENTRAL AND EASTERN LARAMIE-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200-7000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8600-9500 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (63400-98400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100-4900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1300-41200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-6000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8600-10600 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (66000 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (176400 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

$$

NEZ311-172215-
PINE RIDGE/NEBRASKA NATIONAL FOREST/OGLALA NATIONAL GRASSLANDS-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 0900. ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AFTER 1200.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5800-6500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8300-9200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO VERY GOOD (67400-102400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-38.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500-5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1700-42100 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-3000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800-6200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (36500 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD
                    (104300 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

NEZ312-172215-
BOX BUTTE/SOUTH SIOUX-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER 1200.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600-7200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9500-10200 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO VERY GOOD (79400-121800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800-5300 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1500-40700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1500...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-23 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-5300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7600-9600 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (57700 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (166000 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

NEZ313-172215-
SCOTTS BLUFF NATIONAL MONUMENT/WILDCAT HILLS-
253 AM MDT THU APR 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER 1200 UNTIL 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100-6900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8500-9800 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO VERY GOOD (76200-115100 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2000-45600 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......18 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-5100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7500-9500 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (56100 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (160400 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$







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