Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 277

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...YELLOWSTONE NP AND TETON DISPATCH AREAS (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 140...414...415...AND 416)... EXPECT DRY CONDITIONS THIS MORNING. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND ASSOCIATED MOISTURE WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS STARTING THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING INTO TONIGHT AND TOMORROW. THE MOST NUMEROUS SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS ZONES 414...415 AND 416. A BUILDING RIDGE SHOULD BRING DRIER CONDITIONS FOR THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. OUTSIDE OF ANY GUSTY WIND OR LIGHTNING WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS....FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS SHOULD BE FAIRLY MINIMAL THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. ...RAWLINS DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 277...278...AND 279)... EXPECT DRY CONDITIONS THIS MORNING. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND ASSOCIATED MOISTURE WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS STARTING THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING INTO TONIGHT AND MONDAY. SHOWERS WILL BEGIN TO TAPER OFF LATE MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT AS THE LOW MOVES AWAY TO THE EAST. A BUILDING RIDGE SHOULD BRING DRIER CONDITIONS FOR THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. OUTSIDE OF ANY GUSTY WIND OR LIGHTNING WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS....FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS SHOULD BE FAIRLY MINIMAL THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. ...CODY DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 275...276...282...283...285...286...287...288...AND 289)... A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SHOULD BRING ONE MORE DRY DAY ON SUNDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND ASSOCIATED MOISTURE WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. SHOWERS WILL BEGIN TO TAPER MONDAY NIGHT AS THE LOW MOVES AWAY TO THE EAST. A BUILDING RIDGE SHOULD BRING DRIER CONDITIONS FOR THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. OUTSIDE OF ANY GUSTY WIND OR LIGHTNING WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS....FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS SHOULD BE FAIRLY MINIMAL THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. ...CASPER DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281...285...289...AND 300)... A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SHOULD BRING ONE MORE DRY DAY ON SUNDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AND ASSOCIATED MOISTURE WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. SHOWERS WILL BEGIN TO TAPER MONDAY NIGHT AS THE LOW MOVES AWAY TO THE EAST. A BUILDING RIDGE SHOULD BRING DRIER CONDITIONS FOR THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. OUTSIDE OF ANY GUSTY WIND OR LIGHTNING WITH ANY THUNDERSTORMS....FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS SHOULD BE FAIRLY MINIMAL THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. ...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS... ...HAINES INDEX IS HIGH LEVEL HAINES BOTH DAY AND NIGHT... LINCOLN AND UINTA COUNTIES/LOWER ELEVATIONS- 341 AM MDT SUN SEP 21 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74. 24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........35-41 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH UNTIL 1500...THEN UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT UNTIL 1200...THEN 10 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 3000-5000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (24000-44000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 2400. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49. 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED. MAX HUMIDITY........90-96 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 15 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. LAL.................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT UNTIL 2400...THEN 15 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-5000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (26000-46000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .MONDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70. 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........41-47 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH UNTIL 1500...THEN AROUND 20 MPH. LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT UNTIL 1200...THEN 20 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-4000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 4000-6000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (50000-70000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...... .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
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