Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DEER CREEK...BLM RSD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1215 PM MDT MON JUL 18 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1153 MDT ON JULY 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...RATHER DRY SOUTHWEST FLOW SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL BE
OVER THE FIRE AREA THIS AFTERNOON...TONIGHT AND AGAIN ON TUESDAY.
THE AIR MASS ALTHOUGH DRY WILL BE DEEPLY UNSTABLE IN THE AFTERNOON
WITH A HAINES INDEX OF 6.

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

FORECASTER...C.BAKER

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-16 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-52.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-75 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-17 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 28
                    MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WINDS SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...C.BAKER
REQUESTED BY...MIKE LARSEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160718.DEERC.01/RIW



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