Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UTAH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
259 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...STORM SLOWLY EXITING THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.BROADCAST DISCUSSION...SHOWERS ASSOCIATED WITH A LARGE STORM
SYSTEM WILL LINGER THROUGH TODAY...BEFORE THE STORM EXITS
THE AREA TONIGHT. DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED
MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.DISCUSSION...A MOIST PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM REMAINS OVER THE REGION
THIS MORNING...WHICH WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE WETTING RAIN AND
ACCUMULATING MOUNTAIN SNOW ACROSS PARTS OF THE AREA THIS MORNING.
SHOWERS WILL DECREASE IN COVERAGE THIS AFTERNOON...AS THE STORM
SLOWLY EXITS THE REGION TO THE EAST. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER
THE AREA STARTING TONIGHT...AND REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH AT LEAST
WEDNESDAY...PRODUCING A DRYING AND WARMING TREND.

GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA TODAY AND
TONIGHT...BEFORE SIGNIFICANTLY LIGHTER AND MORE TERRAIN DRIVEN
WINDS TAKE OVER FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***
***ALL WINDS ARE 20 FOOT...10-MINUTE AVERAGES***

UTZ478>480-270045-
FORECAST AREA 1...NORTHERN UTAH (NORTHERN UTAH IFC AREA)-
ZONE 478 SALT LAKE DESERT...ZONE 479 WASATCH MOUNTAINS...ZONE
480 UINTA MOUNTAINS-
259 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...AREAS OF FOG UNTIL
                    1200...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS. IN THE VALLEYS...SCATTERED RAIN
                    AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1200. ISOLATED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...48-56.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...34-41.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...61-71 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 20-30 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................40 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 70 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80
                    PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED SNOW
                    SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...32-42.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...23-30.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...73-83 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...87-97 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 10-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHEAST 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER) UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30
                    PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN
                    SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...58-67.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...45-54.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...25-35 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...38-48 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 10-15 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHEAST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

UTZ492>494-270045-
FORECAST AREA 2...CENTRAL UTAH (RICHFIELD IFC AREA)-
ZONE 492 CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT...ZONE 493 CENTRAL UTAH
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 494 HENRY MOUNTAINS-
259 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER) UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55
                    PCT CLOUD COVER)...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN ISOLATED RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS. IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY
                    (70-80 PCT CLOUD COVER)...AREAS OF FOG UNTIL
                    1200...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN SCATTERED RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...48-56.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...36-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...46-56 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 20-30 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 70 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75
                    PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 2400...THEN PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN
                    AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...28-38.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...25-33.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...72-82 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...78-88 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 10-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTH 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER) UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30
                    PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (50-60 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN
                    SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...58-67.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...49-59.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...29-39 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...36-46 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 15-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHEAST 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

UTZ495>498-270045-
FORECAST AREA 3...SOUTHWEST UTAH (CEDAR CITY IFC AREA)-
ZONE 495 COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT...ZONE 496 COLOR COUNTRY
MOUNTAINS...ZONE 497 MOJAVE DESERT...ZONE 498 GRAND STAIRCASE-
259 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER)...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL
                    1200...THEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...
                    RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER) UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75
                    PCT CLOUD COVER)...AREAS OF FOG UNTIL
                    1200...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...AROUND 65.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...51-61.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...38-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...19-25 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...24-34 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...40-50 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 15-25 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTH 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 60 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...44-50.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...31-41.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...21-31.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...44-54 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...61-71 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...79-89 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 20-30 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTH 30-40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20
                    PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN
                    SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 3000 FEET...75-81.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...63-73.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...52-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 3000 FEET...15-22 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 5000 FEET...22-32 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...32-42 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 25-30 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHEAST 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

UTZ488-489-270045-
FORECAST AREA 4...SOUTHEAST AND EAST CENTRAL UTAH (MOAB IFC AREA)-
ZONE 488 MANTI NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 489 SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
259 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...AREAS OF FOG UNTIL 1200...SNOW
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 1200. SCATTERED
                    SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    1200. IN THE VALLEYS...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...50-60.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...40-50.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...43-53 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...50-60 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH
                                   IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH BECOMING
                                   20-30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................60 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 90 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL
                    2400...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL 2400. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. ISOLATED RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 2400.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...35-45.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...27-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...75-85 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...79-89 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTH 25-35 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 50 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY
                    (45-55 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...61-71.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...52-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...26-36 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 15-25 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHEAST 15-25 MPH.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 10 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$

UTZ481>484-270045-
FORECAST AREA 5...NORTHEASTERN UTAH (UINTA IFC AREA)-
ZONE 481 WESTERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE 482 WESTERN UINTAH
BASIN...ZONE 483 SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST...ZONE
484 TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
259 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PCT CLOUD COVER). IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS...AREAS OF FOG UNTIL 1200...NUMEROUS
                    SNOW SHOWERS. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. IN THE
                    VALLEYS...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...55-61.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...38-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...38-48 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...50-60 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH
                                   BECOMING NORTH AROUND 15 MPH IN
                                   THE AFTERNOON.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH BECOMING
                                   NORTH 15-25 MPH IN THE
                                   AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................30 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 60 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
                    IN THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS UNTIL 2400...THEN ISOLATED RAIN AND
                    SNOW  SHOWERS.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...31-37.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...24-34.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...79-89 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...76-86 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTH 10-20 MPH.
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTH 25-35 MPH BECOMING
                                   NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE VALLEYS AND 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........IN THE VALLEYS...PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PCT CLOUD
                    COVER). IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55
                    PCT CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (65-75 PCT CLOUD COVER)...ISOLATED RAIN
                    SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
                    1200.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 5000 FEET...64-70.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...47-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 5000 FEET...26-32 PERCENT.
                    NEAR 8000 FEET...31-41 PERCENT.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SLOPE/VALLEY...NORTHEAST 10-20 MPH..
                    RIDGETOPS......NORTHEAST 25-35 MPH BECOMING
                                   EAST 15-25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................IN THE VALLEYS...1. IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 UNTIL
                    1200...THEN 2.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE MOUNTAINS.
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.

=

$$


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...IN THE VALLEYS...MOSTLY CLEAR...LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. IN THE MOUNTAINS...PARTLY CLOUDY...
LOWS IN THE MID 30S...HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND
IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE
VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS
AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE
LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S IN THE VALLEYS
AND IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 40S...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. IN THE VALLEYS...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...LOWS IN THE MID 40S...HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. IN
THE MOUNTAINS...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW
SHOWERS...LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S...HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.

.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY MAY 03 TO SATURDAY MAY 09
TEMPERATURE... ABOVE NORMAL
PRECIPITATION... ABOVE NORMAL
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