Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 295

.DISCUSSION...DRY AND COOLER WEATHER PREVAILS TODAY IN THE WAKE OF
A COLD FRONT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE SUNDAY AND ESPECIALLY ON MONDAY AS ANOTHER WEATHER DISTURBANCE APPROACHES THE DISTRICT. DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER WILL PREVAIL TUESDAY AND BEYOND AS A RIDGE ALOFT MOVES OVER THE DISTRICT. NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL GRASSLAND- 350 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79. 24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST UP TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-5100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6300-7200 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (47200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD (110900 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER. MAX HUMIDITY........75-81 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH AND GUSTY SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200-700 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (3100-42600 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .SUNDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 1500...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75. 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........37-43 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST UP TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......2400-2900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-5400 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (27200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO GOOD (87500 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS AROUND 80. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
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