Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 279

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...YELLOWSTONE NP AND TETON DISPATCH AREAS (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 140...414...415...AND 416)... DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY MORNING ACROSS THE DISPATCH AREA. A SURGE OF MOISTURE WILL THEN MOVE OVER THE AREA AND IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE CLOUD COVER...COOLING TEMPERATURES SLIGHTLY...AND INCREASE DAYTIME HUMIDITY. BY THE MID AFTERNOON HOURS...SOME SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE OVER THE DISPATCH AREA. GUSTY WIND AND LIGHTNING ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE THE PRIMARY THREATS ASSOCIATED WITH THE WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE THROUGH THE MIDDLE PORTION OF THE WEEK...WITH EMPHASIS ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. ...RAWLINS DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 277...278... AND 279)... DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY MORNING ACROSS THE DISPATCH AREA. A SURGE OF MOISTURE WILL THEN MOVE OVER THE AREA AND IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE CLOUD COVER...COOLING TEMPERATURES SLIGHTLY...AND INCREASE DAYTIME HUMIDITY. BY THE MID AFTERNOON HOURS...SOME SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE OVER THE DISPATCH AREA. GUSTY WIND AND LIGHTNING ARE ANTICIPATED TO BE THE PRIMARY THREATS ASSOCIATED WITH THE WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE THROUGH THE MIDDLE PORTION OF THE WEEK...WITH EMPHASIS ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. ...CODY DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 275...276... 282...283...285...286...287...288...AND 289)... DRY CONDITIONS WILL LAST THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE DISPATCH AREA. A SURGE OF MOISTURE MONDAY MORNING WILL INCREASE SOME CLOUD COVER...THOUGH WARMING TEMPERATURES ARE STILL EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA. THE ARRIVING MOISTURE WILL KEEP DAYTIME HUMIDITY SLIGHTLY ELEVATED ON MONDAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN INCREASE IN LIKELIHOOD THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...ESPECIALLY ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA MAY CONTAIN GUSTY WIND AND BRIEF PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN. ...CASPER DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281... 285...289...AND 300)... DRY CONDITIONS WILL LAST THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE DISPATCH AREA. A SURGE OF MOISTURE MONDAY MORNING WILL INCREASE SOME CLOUD COVER...THOUGH WARMING TEMPERATURES ARE STILL EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA. THE ARRIVING MOISTURE WILL KEEP DAYTIME HUMIDITY SLIGHTLY ELEVATED ON MONDAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN INCREASE IN LIKELIHOOD THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...ESPECIALLY ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA MAY CONTAIN GUSTY WIND AND BRIEF PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN. ...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS... ...HAINES INDEX IS HIGH LEVEL HAINES BOTH DAY AND NIGHT... SWEETWATER COUNTY/ROCK SPRINGS BLM/FLAMING GORGE NRA- 317 PM MDT SUN JUL 27 2014 .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59. 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........57-63 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT WETTER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 15 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 15 TO 20 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......6500-9000 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 2500-5000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (66000-86000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .MONDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91. 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED. MIN HUMIDITY........12-18 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN EAST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH UNTIL 1500...THEN SOUTHWEST. MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 7000-9500 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (42000-62000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .MONDAY NIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........65-71 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN NORTH UNTIL 2400...THEN SOUTHEAST UNTIL 0300...THEN NORTHEAST. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN NORTH UNTIL 2400...THEN SOUTHEAST UNTIL 0300...THEN NORTHEAST. LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN NORTH UNTIL 2400...THEN SOUTHEAST UNTIL 0300...THEN NORTHEAST. MIXING HEIGHT.......7500-10000 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 3500-6000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (44000-64000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TUESDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1200...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1200. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AFTER 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81. 24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........33-39 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN EAST AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....EAST 10 TO 15 MPH. LAL.................3. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT UNTIL 1200...THEN 15 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-5000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (28000-48000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...... .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS 78 TO 83.
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