Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Spot Forecast for Noon Point Rx...WY-WBD-BLM
National Weather Service Riverton WY
525 AM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 MDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...A weather system will move through the area today.
Looks like periods of snow through about 2 PM, then snow
showers at times through 9 PM, then drying out during the late
night hours. Tuesday will start out cold. Clouds decrease by
noon Tuesday with sunshine the rest of the day. Dry Tuesday night
and Wednesday. Low relative humidity and an afternoon breeze is
expected Wednesday.

...Thunderstorms imply strong gusty and erratic winds...
...Haines index is high level haines both day and night...

FORECASTER...AR

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow likely until 1400.
                    Then scattered snow showers after 1400.
Max temperature.....30-33.
Min humidity........70-73 percent.

20-foot winds.......East to northeast at 5 to 10 mph...gusts to
                    15 mph.

Ridge top winds.....North to northeast at 10 to 15 mph...
                    gusts to 20 mph.

LAL.................No Tstms.
Chc of wetting rain.89 percent.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......1500-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North to northeast at 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered snow showers until midnight.
Min temperature.....20-23.
Max humidity........89-92 percent.

20-foot winds.......East to Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

Ridge top winds.....North to Northeast at 10 to 15 mph.

LAL.................No Tstms.
Chc of wetting rain.8 percent.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......Decreasing to 500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East to Northeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1200. Decreasing
                    clouds after 1200 to partly cloudy after
                    1500.
Max temperature.....44-47.
Min humidity........38-41 percent.

20-foot winds.......Northeast to east at 5 to 8 mph.

Ridge top winds.....Northeast to east at 7 to 11 mph.

LAL.................No Tstms.
Chc of wetting rain.Zero percent.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing height.......3500-4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast to east around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1500...Fair after 1500.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Winds generally less than 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid to upper 50s.
West to southwest wind 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Winds generally less than 10 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs around 60. Winds generally
less than 10 mph.

$$
Forecaster...Ross
Requested by...Rance Neighbors
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807401.0/RIW
.EMAIL rneighbo@blm.gov



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