Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 296

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THE DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT WEDNESDAY WITH PRECIPITATION CHANCES RETURNING TO THE DISTRICT ON THURSDAY. A COOLER AND LESS WINDY DAY AHEAD TODAY BEHIND YESTERDAYS COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. EVEN WITH THE COOLER TEMPERATURES...HUMIDITIES WILL STILL BE ABLE TO BOTTOM OUT IN THE 15-20 PERCENT RANGE. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE OVER THE WRN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE THIS MORNING WITH SOME LESSENING EXPECTED BY AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM BACK INTO THE 70S TO NR 80 BY TUESDAY. WINDS WILL BE BELOW CRITICAL CRITERIA BOTH TODAY AND MONDAY...BUT WILL INCREASE WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE ON TUESDAY AND EVERYWHERE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL GRASSLAND- 340 AM MDT SUN MAR 29 2015 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65. 24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........14-20 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. NORTHWEST 5 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......6100-8100 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO VERY GOOD (97800-100200 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER. MAX HUMIDITY........55-61 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......3800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1500-29500 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .MONDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71. 24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........13-19 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......4500-5000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8600-9300 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (40800 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO GOOD (92700 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
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