Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DUTCH OVEN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
612 AM MDT SUN OCT 26 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0700 MDT ON OCTOBER 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MUCH COLDER TODAY WITH A GUSTY WIND AT TIMES.
ISOLATED RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS DURING THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SNOW
SHOWERS TONIGHT. A FEW LINGERING SNOW SHOWERS MONDAY MORNING
THEN DRY MONDAY AFTERNOON. COLD HIGHS TEMPERATURES ON MONDAY
ALONG WITH A BRISK WIND AT TIMES.

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

FORECASTER...AR

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1300.
                    A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 1300.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-45...FALLING TO 35-39 AFTER 1500.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    25 TO 30 MPH.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    35 TO 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 4000-4500 FT AGL BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AT 25 TO 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-25.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    25 MPH.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.3 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1500-2000 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO POOR.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-40.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-40 PERCENT.

20 FOOT WINDS.......WEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH UNTIL 1200. WEST TO
                    NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 23 MPH
                    AFTER 1200.

RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH UNTIL 1200. WEST TO
                    NORTHWEST AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH
                    AFTER 1200.

LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 4500-5000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AT 20 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO VERY GOOD.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY.  HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 30.  HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.  WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...ROSS
REQUESTED BY...SNYDER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20141025.DUTCH.02/RIW






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