Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LITTLE BOB LAKE...BIA WRA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
425 AM MDT WED SEP 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0600 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY AND THURSDAY...

WARM AND DRY WITH A BREEZY SOUTHWEST WIND...AND VERY LOW AFTERNOON
RH ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE FIRE SITE TODAY. THURSDAY IS EXPECTED TO
BE ONLY SLIGHTLY COOLER WITH A TAD HIGHER RH...WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM. THE BREEZY SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED
TO CONTINUE ON FRIDAY WITH A VERY SLIGHT COOLING TREND CONTINUING. A
MAJOR COLD FRONT IS THEN EXPECTED TO SWEEP ACROSS THE FIRE SITE LATE
SATURDAY INTO SATURDAY NIGHT WITH STRONG WINDS...MUCH COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND THE POSSIBLITY OF SOME PRECIPITATION.

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

FORECASTER...MURRELL

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73.
MIN HUMIDITY........14 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH. GUSTS 20-30 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH. GUSTS 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) WITH ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45.
MAX HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST TO SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.NEAR ZERO.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH...EXCEPT
                    GUSTIER AND ERRATIC NEAR ANY THUNDERSTORMS.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL NOON...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.NEAR ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10-15 MPH.

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15-25 MPH.

.SUNDAY... MUCH COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 15-25 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MURRELL
REQUESTED BY...BOYD
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150901.LITTL.01/RIW


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