Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DUTCH OVEN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
348 PM MDT FRI OCT 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1510 MDT ON OCTOBER 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

.DISCUSSION...WARM AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY.
THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR VERY STRONG WINDS ON SATURDAY NIGHT WITH
SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ALONG WITH POSSIBLE SUSTAINED WINDS OF
50 TO 60 MPH IN EXPOSED AREAS AND GUSTS OF 75 MPH IN EXPOSED AREAS.
SUNDAY WILL BE COOLER AND WETTER AS A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH
THE AREA ALONG WITH CONTINUED BREEZY AREAS.

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

FORECASTER...LIPSON

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH...OCCASIONALLY
                    25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST AROUND 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47.
MAX HUMIDITY........30-32 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH...OCCASIONALLY
                    25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-60.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-22 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH. OCCASIONALLY
                    25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH BY 1500.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 30 TO 40 MPH. EXPOSED NEARBY RIDGES COULD HAVE HUSTS OF 50
TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 75 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
17 MPH.
.MONDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...LIPSON
REQUESTED BY...SLAGOWSKI
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20141024.DUTCH.01/RIW






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