Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CARTER...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
246 PM MDT TUE JUN 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1411 MDT ON JUNE 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

CLOUDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON...WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE. BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING
STRIKES...AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY
STORM THAT MAY FORM. OTHERWISE...PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES THIS EVENING
WILL GRADUALLY BECOME MOSTLY CLEAR BY SUNRISE WEDNESDAY.
OTHERWISE...EXPECT DRY CONDITIONS THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

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

FORECASTER...LAVOIE

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-18 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.LESS THAN 5 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500-10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13 TO 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-75 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-7 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 15 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700-7700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1400-2000 FT AGL
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD DECREASING TO POOR AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-88.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15
                    MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8900-9900 FT AGL
                    AFTER 2PM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 TO 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO EXCELLENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-17 PERCENT.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...LAVOIE
REQUESTED BY...BRADLEY WELLER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150630.CARTE.01/RIW



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