Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 295

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING... .DISCUSSION... A CHANGE IN THE WEATHER PATTERN WILL LEAVE THE NEBRASKA PANHANDLE AND SOUTHEAST WYOMING WITH DRY AND BREEZY CONDTIONS THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. A FEW ISOLATED SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY BUT TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY WILL BE DRY WITH THE NEXT DECENT SHOT AT WETTING RAIN NOT UNTIL SATURDAY. MARGINAL CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING TODAY...BUT CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS MORE LIKELY TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. CRITICAL CONDITIONS NOT OUT OF THE QUESTION INTO THE NEBRASKA PANHANDLE TUESDAY AND WENDESDAY. NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL GRASSLAND- 359 AM MDT MON SEP 1 2014 ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73. 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED. MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......5600-6200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7900-8900 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (32400 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD (103000 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48. 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER. MAX HUMIDITY........86-92 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXING HEIGHT.......4100-4600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1600-36400 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TUESDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87. 24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........9-15 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-4500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8000-8500 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (30700 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD (104100 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
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