Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Spot Forecast for CANYON RIDGE...BLM
National Weather Service Riverton WY
1154 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1200 MDT on July 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...FIRE DANGER ELEVATED FOR ALL OTHER LOWER ELEVATIONS.
FUELS ARE NOW CRITICAL. TEMPERATURES SIMILAR COMPARED
TO THOSE ON FRIDAY. NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TODAY. SUNDAY...FIRE DANGER
ELEVATED. TEMPERATURES SLIGHTLY WARMER WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS
SIMILAR FOR MOST LOCATIONS WHEN COMPARED TO THOSE OF TODAY.
NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED.

...Thunderstorms imply strong gusty and erratic winds...
...Haines index is high level haines both day and night...

FORECASTER...Lipson

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....82-85.
Min humidity........12-14 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5-9 mph.
Ridge top winds.....North around 10 mph.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......8300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
Min temperature.....59-62.
Max humidity........40-43 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 4 to 7 mph, shifting to south 4-7 mph after
                    2300.
Ridge top winds.....Northeast around 10 mph shifting to the north
                    after 2200, then shifting to the south after midnight.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......4900 ft AGL until 2400, then 500 FT AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 15 mph shifting to the north
                    around 12 mph after midnight, then shifting to
                    the south around 13 mph early in the morning.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent decreasing to poor after midnight.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent).
Max temperature.....85-88.
Min humidity........11-14 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 6 mph, increasing to 10 mph after 1200.
Ridge top winds.....South 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing height.......1200 ft AGL until 1200, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 15 to 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair increasing to excellent in the afternoon.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Winds generally less than
10 mph.
.MONDAY...
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Winds generally less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Winds generally less
than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Winds generally less than
10 mph.

$$
Forecaster...Lipson
Requested by...Myles Richards
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713171.0/RIW
.EMAIL codydispatch@gmail.com


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