Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST IDAHO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRY NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PREVAIL THROUGH TUESDAY.
THIS WILL RESULT IN NO PRECIPITATION...ALONG WITH COOL TEMPERATURES
AND HIGHER HUMIDITY.

IDZ475-476-012230-
EAST SALMON RIVER MOUNTAINS/SALMON NF-
LEMHI AND LOST RIVER RANGE/CHALLIS NF-
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...64-71 VALLEYS AND 55-62 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 10.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-30 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 26-34 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 13.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING WEST 6
    TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 8 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7250-8250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...31-42.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-84 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 12.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 9 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...200-1200 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...71-78 VALLEYS AND 62-69 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 7.
* MIN HUMIDITY...16-27 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH BECOMING
    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...10000-11000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 43. HIGHS 63 TO 70. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 38. HIGHS 58 TO 65.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 41. HIGHS 58 TO 65. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 45. HIGHS 62 TO 69.

$$

IDZ422-012230-
SAWTOOTH RANGE/NORTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...63-70 VALLEYS AND 56-63 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-32 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 8.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 7 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5250-6250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND
  10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-40.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-79 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 9.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 8 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-77 VALLEYS AND 62-69 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 7.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-28 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 4.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
    25 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500-6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 45. HIGHS 64 TO 71. WEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS 60 TO 67.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 44. HIGHS 59 TO 66. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 47. HIGHS
64 TO 71.

$$

IDZ425-012230-
MIDDLE SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/TWIN FALLS BLM-
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-75.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 5.
* MIN HUMIDITY...20-25 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 4.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000-7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...44-47.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...76-84 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 2.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...77-83.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 8.
* MIN HUMIDITY...15-20 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 5.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6000-7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS 74 TO 81. WEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS 68 TO 75. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS 69 TO 76.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
74 TO 81.

$$

IDZ410-012230-
UPPER SNAKE RIVER VALLEY/IDAHO FALLS BLM-
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...65-72.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-33 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 12.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7500-8500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-42.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...80-88 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 3.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  WEST 6 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...72-79.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 7.
* MIN HUMIDITY...18-26 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 7.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...NORTH WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
  SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...4 LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5500-6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25
  MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS 71 TO 78.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS 67 TO 74. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 64 TO 71.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS 68 TO 75.

$$

IDZ411-012230-
CENTENNIAL MOUNTAINS AND SNAKE RIVER RANGE/TARGHEE NF-
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...61-67 VALLEYS AND 54-61 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 6.
* MIN HUMIDITY...30-38 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 36-44 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 31.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6250-7250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...33-41.
*    24 HR TREND...LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY...83-94 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
    THE EVENING.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...400-1400 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...70-75 VALLEYS AND 62-69 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 8.
* MIN HUMIDITY...25-33 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 10.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 6
    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5750-6750 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 46. HIGHS 61 TO 68.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 40. HIGHS 58 TO 65.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 41. HIGHS 56 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 60 TO 67.

$$

IDZ427-012230-
GOOSE CREEK AND RAFT RIVER VALLEY/SOUTHERN SAWTOOTH NF-
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...69-75 VALLEYS AND 62-69 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 6.
* MIN HUMIDITY...22-29 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 26-34 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 8.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...2 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...5250-6250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...43-50.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 5.
* MAX HUMIDITY...71-80 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6 TO 8
    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...NORTHWEST 6 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6
    TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...81-84 VALLEYS AND 73-80 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 10.
* MIN HUMIDITY...17-25 PERCENT.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 7.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AROUND
    6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...8750-9750 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 53. HIGHS 72 TO 79. WEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
67 TO 74. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS 66 TO 73.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS 70 TO 77.

$$

IDZ413-012230-
CARIBOU RANGE/CARIBOU NF-
316 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...66-73 VALLEYS AND 58-65 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* MIN HUMIDITY...24-32 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 32-40 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...WEST 6 TO 10 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...6250-7250 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...37-47.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 4.
* MAX HUMIDITY...74-82 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 80-88 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 8.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...100-1100 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...75-82 VALLEYS AND 67-74 RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...UP 9.
* MIN HUMIDITY...19-25 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 22-30 PERCENT RIDGES.
*    24 HR TREND...DOWN 6.
* 20FT/10MIN AVG WIND...
*   VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST AROUND 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
    7 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*   RIDGES/UPR SLOPES...SOUTH 6 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
    AFTERNOON.
* CHC WETTING RAIN...0 PERCENT.
* LAL...1.
* HAINES INDEX...3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT...7000-8000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS...SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 51. HIGHS 72 TO 79.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 47. HIGHS 66 TO 73.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 47. HIGHS 64 TO 71. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 49. HIGHS 69 TO 76.

$$


.OUTLOOK MONDAY SEPTEMBER 8 THROUGH SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 14...
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION.


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