Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NORTH LITTLE MTN RX...WBD-BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
538 AM MDT FRI APR 11 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 2100 MDT ON APRIL 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER TODAY AND SATURDAY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SATURDAY NIGHT WHICH SHOULD CHANGE TO SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT
SATURDAY NIGHT. THE SNOW ENDS BY LATE SUNDAY MORNING...THEN
DECREASING CLOUDS. THERE WILL BE AN AFTERNOON BREEZE TODAY
WHICH WILL SUBSIDE AROUND SUNSET. THEN THE DOWNVALLEY WIND
WILL OCCUR AFTER SUNSET. THE WIND BECOMES NORTH TO NORTHWEST
ON SATURDAY AS A COLD FRONT MOVES INTO NORTHERN WYOMING AROUND
1200.

...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS...
...HAINES INDEX IS HIGH LEVEL HAINES BOTH DAY AND NIGHT...

FORECASTER...AR

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-28 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AT 4 TO 7 MPH UNTIL 1000...THEN
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 8 TO 13 MPH UNTIL 1500
                    WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH.  AFTER 1500...WEST
                    TO SOUTHWEST AT 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    18 MPH UNTIL 1800.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 9 MPH UNTIL 1000...THEN
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH UNTIL 1500
                    WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.  AFTER 1500...WEST
                    TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH UNTIL 1800.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500-5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH UNTIL 1500.
                    WEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER 1500.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1200...THEN GOOD BY 1500.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-58 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 8 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 16 MPH UNTIL 2000.
                    THEN NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER
                    2000.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO 18 MPH UNTIL 2000.
                    THEN NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 7 TO 12 MPH AFTER
                    2000.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1000 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 15 MPH UNTIL 2000.
                    THEN NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH AFTER 2000.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 2000...THEN POOR BY MIDNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING.
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-38 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 9 MPH UNTIL 1200.
                    NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 8 TO 13 MPH AFTER 1200
                    WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 7 TO 11 MPH UNTIL 1200.
                    NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER 1200
                    WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH TO NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1200.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...CHANGING
TO SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 25-30. NORTH TO NORTHWEST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE DAY.  HIGHS AROUND 35.
NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS 45-50.
WIND GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS 50-55.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

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FORECASTER...ROSS
REQUESTED BY...WENGERT
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140411.NORTH.01/RIW






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