Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HATCHERY...BLM WOD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
438 AM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0600 MDT ON JULY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

IN WAKE OF A COLD FRONT...TEMPERATURES WILL BE ABOUT 10 DEGREES
COOLER THAN YESTERDAY BUT RH WILL REMAIN VERY LOW. WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE MAINLY LIGHT AND TERRAIN DRIVEN...BUT INCREASE AT
RIDGE TOP FROM THE NORTHWEST. POOR RH RECOVERY IS EXPECTED
TONIGHT. SUNDAY WILL BE SIMILAR TO SATURDAY...BUT A TAD WARMER
WITH LIGHTER WINDS.

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

FORECASTER...MURRELL

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY OR SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
                    GUSTS 15-20 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY OR EAST 4-8 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTHWEST TO NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING
                    TO THE EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3-6 MPH. GUSTS AROUND 10 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WINDS GENERALLY
LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. VERY ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE. LOWS
AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10
MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MURRELL
REQUESTED BY...SAGE DECKER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160722.HATCH.02/RIW



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