Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SCAB CREEK...BLM CAD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
855 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0832 MDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO LINGER
FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. EXPECT A CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM AT
ANY TIME TODAY ALTHOUGH THEY WILL NOT BE AS NUMEROUS OR HEAVY AS ON
TUESDAY. WINDS WILL BE MAINLY DIURNALLY DRIVEN THROUGH THE NEXT FEW
DAYS. ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BE MOVE THROUGH ON THURSDAY
AND BRING ANOTHER CHANCE OF MAINLY AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA INTO THE WEEKEND WITH THE
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING EACH DAY.

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

FORECASTER...HATTINGS

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG IN
                    THE MORNING. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE
                    DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE WEST LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.11 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4500-5000 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 8 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (14900-15600 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
                    5 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.LESS THAN 5 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400-3400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-800 FT AGL
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1200-5600 KNOT-FT).

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.4 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-4500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7800-8800 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 7 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (15900-30600 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WINDS GENERALLY
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN
10 MPH.

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FORECASTER...HATTINGS
REQUESTED BY...SCAB CREEK IC
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140730.SCABC.01/RIW





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