Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NORTH FORK WIND RIVER...BIA WIND RIVER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
116 PM MDT MON JUN 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1252 MDT ON JUNE 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WARM AND MOSTLY DRY TODAY...WITH AN ISOLATED CHANCE
FOR A GUSTY WIND PRODUCING THUNDERSTORM LATE IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT EAST TO SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 10 MPH
THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING WESTERLY LATER TONIGHT. A FRONT AND UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA BY EARLY AFTERNOON TUESDAY...
WITH WINDS BECOMING NORTH TO NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
AT TIMES NEAR STORMS. BEST CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR BETWEEN
2 AND 6 PM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

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

FORECASTER...BRAUN

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....EAST THIS AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.4 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700-6700 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (62800 KNOT-FT).

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-7 MPH BECOMING WEST
                    AROUND 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 15 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................4 UNTIL 2100...THEN 3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.3 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-5400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1600-2100 FT AGL
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 12 TO 14 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (14500-42000 KNOT-FT).

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
                    WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 0900...THEN 2.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.15 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100-5100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7600 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 14 TO 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO VERY GOOD (54900-100100 KNOT-FT).

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WINDS
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BRAUN
REQUESTED BY...JUAN EDER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150629.NORTH.01/RIW



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