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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southeast Idaho
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS FOR SOUTHEAST IDAHO FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 476...422...425...AND 427...

.DISCUSSION...

* Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 475
and 476)...

...ACTIVE PERIOD OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...


Monsoon moisture is expected to flow into Idaho today on southerly
flow aloft. This will fuel thunderstorms this afternoon and evening
over much of the region...with the greatest coverage over FWZ 476.
Some thunderstorms are expected to produce frequent lighning and
erratic outflow winds as high as 45 mph. In addition...
afternoon humidity readings are expected to fall to the lower teens
in most areas. The monsoon moisture flow continues into Tuesday...
with thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.

* East Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones 410...411
and 413)...

...ACTIVE PERIOD OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

Monsoon moisture is expected to flow into Idaho today on southerly
flow aloft. This will fuel thunderstorms this afternoon and evening
over much of the region...with the greatest coverage over FWZ 411.
Some thunderstorms are expected to produce frequent lighning and
erratic outflow winds as high as 45 mph. In addition...
afternoon humidity readings are expected to fall to the lower teens
in most areas. The monsoon moisture flow continues into Tuesday...
with thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.

* South Central Idaho Dispatch Area weather impact summary (Zones
422...425 and 427)...

...ACTIVE PERIOD OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

Monsoon moisture is expected to flow into Idaho today on southerly
flow aloft. This will fuel scattered thunderstorms this afternoon and
evening over much of the region. Some thunderstorms are expected to
produce frequent lighning and erratic outflow winds as high as 45 mph.
In addition...afternoon humidity readings are expected to fall to the
lower teens in most areas. The monsoon moisture flow continues into
Tuesday...with thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening..

IDZ475-242245-
East Salmon River Mountains/Salmon NF-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Scattered rain showers
  and slight chance of dry thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....80-87 valleys and 73-80 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Min Humidity.......15-23 percent valleys and 19-26 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 5.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 3 to 5 mph shifting to the
*                          northwest 6 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
*                          the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................4
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......14000-15000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of dry thunderstorms in the evening. Chance of rain
  showers through the night. Isolated dry thunderstorms after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature....52-59.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......60-68 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 10.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...North 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 6 to 9 mph with gusts to around
*                          15 mph shifting to the northeast 3 to 4
*                          mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 15 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of rain showers in the morning. Slight chance of
  thunderstorms through the day. Chance of rain showers in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature....78-85 valleys and 69-76 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Min Humidity.......20-28 percent valleys and 26-34 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest up to 3 mph shifting to the
*                          northwest 4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......11000-12000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 57. Highs 75 to 82. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 57. Highs 75 to 82. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 59. Highs 76 to 83. Southwest
winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

IDZ476-242245-
Lemhi and Lost River Range/Challis NF-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
  rain showers and chance of dry thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....81-88 valleys and 71-78 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 3.
* Min Humidity.......14-21 percent valleys and 18-26 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 6.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 5 to 10 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 6 to 11 mph with gusts to around 20
*                          mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2, then 6 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......14000-15000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of dry thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered rain
  showers through the night. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....51-58.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Max Humidity.......61-69 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 15.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 5 to 10 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
*                          the evening.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......200-1200 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West around 15 mph in the evening becoming
  light.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....76-83 valleys and 67-74 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 5.
* Min Humidity.......25-33 percent valleys and 32-40 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 13.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 4 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in the
*                          morning.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......11250-12250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 71 to 78. West winds 10 to
15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 73 to 80. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 58. Highs 75 to 82. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

IDZ422-242245-
Sawtooth Range/Northern Sawtooth NF-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
  rain showers and chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....81-88 valleys and 72-79 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 2.
* Min Humidity.......15-21 percent valleys and 19-27 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 7 to 10 mph shifting to the
*                          south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 6 to 11 mph with gusts to around 20
*                          mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2, then 4 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......14250-15250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....West 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Scattered dry thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered rain
  showers through the night. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....53-60.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Max Humidity.......59-67 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 14.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 5 to 8 mph shifting to the north 3 to
*                          6 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 5 to 8 mph with gusts to around 15
*                          mph shifting to the southwest 3 to 6 mph
*                          after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................6, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......1250-2750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....76-83 valleys and 68-75 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 5.
* Min Humidity.......26-34 percent valleys and 31-39 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 12.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 6 to 9 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 4 to 7 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph in the
*                          afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...30 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......10750-11750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 57. Highs 74 to 81. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 75 to 82. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 58. Highs 77 to 84. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

IDZ425-242245-
Middle Snake River Valley/Twin Falls BLM north of the Snake River-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms and
  rain showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....Around 93.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......13-21 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* 20ft winds.........West winds 3 to 6 mph with gusts to around 15
  mph shifting to the southwest 4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 6 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......14500-16000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph
  in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Scattered dry thunderstorms in the evening. Scattered rain
  showers through the night. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....61-67.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Max Humidity.......58-66 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 10.
* 20ft winds.........West winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around
  25 mph shifting to the southeast 3 to 6 mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................6, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......300-1800 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....83-88.
    24 hr trend......Down 8.
* Min Humidity.......25-33 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 12.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph with gusts to
  around 20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......10250-11250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 58 to 64. Highs 83 to 89. South winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 56 to 62. Highs 85 to 92. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 58 to 64. Highs 87 to 94. East winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 90s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 90s.

$$

IDZ427-242245-
Goose Creek and Raft River Valley/Southern Sawtooth NF/Twin Falls
BLM south of the Snake River-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the
  morning. Chance of thunderstorms through the day.
  Scattered rain showers in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....88-93 valleys and 81-88 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......15-22 percent valleys and 18-26 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 4 to 7 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 4 to 7 mph with gusts to around
*                          15 mph shifting to the southeast in the
*                          afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................4.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......15000-16500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Scattered dry thunderstorms in
  the evening. Scattered rain showers through the night. Isolated
  thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....60-67.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Max Humidity.......58-66 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 16.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 3 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20
*                          mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................6, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......300-1800 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....Around 83 valleys and 74-81 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 8.
* Min Humidity.......29-37 percent valleys and 35-43 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 15.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 3 to 6 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 3 to 6 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......10250-11250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 58 to 65. Highs 78 to 85. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 57 to 64. Highs 79 to 86. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 59 to 66. Highs 82 to 89. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 90.

$$

IDZ410-242245-
Upper Snake River Valley/Idaho Falls BLM-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke through the day.
  Scattered rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature....85-92.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......14-22 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* 20ft winds.........Northwest winds 4 to 9 mph with gusts to
  around 15 mph shifting to the southwest 5 to 8 mph in the
  afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......14500-15500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke in the evening.
  Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated rain showers
  through the night. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....57-64.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* Max Humidity.......62-70 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 9.
* 20ft winds.........Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph with gusts to
  around 25 mph shifting to the northeast 4 to 7 mph after
  midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......500-2000 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 15 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
  thunderstorms through the day.
* Max Temperature....76-83.
    24 hr trend......Down 9.
* Min Humidity.......28-36 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 14.
* 20ft winds.........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph with gusts to
  around 15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......9750-10750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 77 to 84. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 52 to 59. Highs 79 to 86. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 53 to 60. Highs 82 to 89. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 90.

$$

IDZ411-242245-
Centennial Mountains and Snake River Range/Targhee NF-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
  Areas of smoke through the day. Scattered rain showers and slight
  chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....83-88 valleys and 76-83 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......17-23 percent valleys and 19-27 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 4.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southeast 3 to 5 mph shifting to the
*                          southwest 4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....South 4 to 7 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          3 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to
*                          15 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......13500-14500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke in the evening.
  Scattered dry thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated rain showers
  through the night. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....53-60.
    24 hr trend......Up 2.
* Max Humidity.......73-81 percent valleys and 63-71 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 9.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Northwest 8 to 13 mph shifting to the
*                          northeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Northwest 8 to 13 mph with gusts to around
*                          25 mph shifting to the northeast 4 to 7
*                          mph after midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................6, then 2 after midnight.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......500-1500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph in the evening
  becoming light.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
  in the morning. Chance of rain showers through the day. Slight
  chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....Around 76 valleys and 68-75 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Down 8.
* Min Humidity.......32-39 percent valleys and 37-45 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 17.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...East 3 to 5 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....East 3 to 6 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          5 to 8 mph with gusts to around 15 mph
*                          in the afternoon.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......4.
* Mixing Height......8500-9500 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
  afternoon.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 57. Highs 69 to 76. South winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 56. Highs 70 to 77. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 57. Highs 74 to 81. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower
80s.

$$

IDZ413-242245-
Caribou Range/Caribou NF-
400 AM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke through the day.
  Slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature....85-92 valleys and 78-85 ridges.
    24 hr trend......Little change.
* Min Humidity.......15-22 percent valleys and 19-26 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...South 3 to 6 mph shifting to the southwest
*                          4 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 5 to 8 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...0 percent.
* LAL................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......14750-15750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Southwest around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Areas of smoke in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms and
  isolated rain showers in the evening, then scattered rain showers
  and isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min Temperature....57-64.
    24 hr trend......Up 3.
* Max Humidity.......65-73 percent.
    24 hr trend......Up 13.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...West 4 to 7 mph shifting to the east after
*                          midnight.
    Ridges/upr slopes....West 4 to 7 mph shifting to the east 5 to
*                          8 mph with gusts to around 20 mph after
*                          midnight.
* Chc Wetting Rain...10 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......5.
* Mixing Height......1250-2750 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  slight chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature....74-81.
    24 hr trend......Down 9.
* Min Humidity.......33-41 percent valleys and 40-48 percent
  ridges.
    24 hr trend......Up 19.
* 20ft winds.........
    Valleys/lwr slopes...Southwest 5 to 8 mph.
    Ridges/upr slopes....Southwest 5 to 8 mph with gusts to around
*                          20 mph.
* Chc Wetting Rain...20 percent.
* LAL................2.
* Haines Index.......3.
* Mixing Height......9250-10250 ft AGL.
* Transport Winds....Light winds.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 55 to 62. Highs 76 to 83. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 53 to 60. Highs 78 to 85. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 54 to 61. Highs 81 to 88. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.

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.OUTLOOK Monday July 31 through Sunday August 6...
Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation


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