Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 292

.DISCUSSION...WARM AND MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR
THE DISTRICT THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE REGION. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP INTO THE UPPER TEENS TO UPPER 20S...WITH 30 PERCENT READINGS FOR THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS WILL REMAIN LIGHT OVERALL...WITH A FEW LOCATIONS ALONG AND WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE GUSTING 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOONS. THERE REMAINS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING FOR LOCATIONS WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE AND ALSO ALONG THE PINE RIDGE. THIS ACTIVITY IS NOT EXPECTED TO PRODUCE MUCH RAIN...WITH AMOUNTS OF ONLY A COUPLE HUNDREDTHS TO ONE TENTH OF AN INCH. SIMILAR CHANCES FOR TSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH A MUCH BETTER CHANCE FOR MORE SUBSTANTIAL PRECIPITATION FOR MONDAY THRU WEDNESDAY OF NEXT WEEK. NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL GRASSLAND- 241 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014 .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2100. MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........64-70 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAL.................2 UNTIL 2100...THEN 1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXING HEIGHT.......5800-6900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1500-48500 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .SATURDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91. 24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........14-20 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......6100-6600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11900-13000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (48300 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO GOOD (98400 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .SATURDAY NIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........69-75 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......6100-6600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (64700 KNOT-FT) DECREASING TO POOR (1900 KNOT-FT) AFTER MIDNIGHT. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .SUNDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........16-22 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......6000-6800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11900-13300 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (55100 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (150800 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
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