Smoke Management Weather Forecast
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SALT LAKE CITY FIRE WEATHER OFFICE...SMOKE MANAGEMENT FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UTAH
1016 AM MDT WED MAY 6 2015......ROGOWSKI

.DISCUSSION...SOUTHERLY TRANSPORT WINDS IMPROVE TODAY AND
TOMORROW...AND MIXING IMPROVES ACROSS THE NORTH TOMORROW AS
WELL...RESULTING IN AN UPTREND TO EXCELLENT CLEARING. HEADING INTO
THE WEEKEND...EXPECT A DECREASE TREND IN TRANSPORT WINDS AND
MIXING...LEADING TO A REDUCTION IN CLEARING EXCEPT IN VICINITY OF
WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION ACROSS THE NORTH.

A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE CLEARING INDEX IS AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/SLC/PROJECTS/IFP/HTML/CLRINDX.HTML
USE ALL LOWER CASE LETTERS IN THE WEB ADDRESS.

* ALL HEIGHTS ARE ABOVE SEA LEVEL (ASL) UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE *

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 660

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 960

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. E 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 800

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 830

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 600

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 870

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 570

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 710

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. E 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 570

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. N 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 790

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 920

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 870

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 920

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 890

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 730

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 830

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 960

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 940

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 7300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 780

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 8200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 960

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 7900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 780

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 18100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 930

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 3900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 920

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 4600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 5000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 4300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 840

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 830

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 820

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 990

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 21
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 970

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

SATURDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 890

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