Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 295

.DISCUSSION...
VERY DRY AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES FOR AREAS ALONG AND DIRECTLY EAST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE TODAY. LOOKING AT AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES FALLING TO AROUND 10 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON FOR FWZ 301...309 AND 310 AS AFTERNOON HIGHS CLIMB INTO THE UPPER 70S/LOW 80S. FORTUNATELY...STRONGER WINDS STAY WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE TODAY WHERE FUELS ARE NOT REPORTED READY. STRONGER WINDS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST AND NORTHWEST. COOL DOWN BEHIND THE FRONT WILL INCREASE HUMIDITIES AND GIVE SOME AREAS CHANCES FOR RAIN AND SNOW. NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL GRASSLAND- 342 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81. 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED. MIN HUMIDITY........12-18 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH UP TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......5500-7500 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (41500-76000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49. 24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........56-62 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-3500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1500-30800 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .SUNDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-73. 24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........15-21 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 5 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 TO 25 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-3700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000-8100 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (52700 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (159200 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
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