Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CLIFF CREEK...USFS BTF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
230 PM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1416 MDT ON JULY 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

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

FORECASTER...C.BAKER

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) WITH ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS WITH STRONG WIND GUSTS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-19 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-7 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-17 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH LATE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
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...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WINDS
SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...C.BAKER
REQUESTED BY...DAN BARTEL  FBAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160719.CLIFF.01/RIW



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