Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 301

...WINTER STORM WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF
SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND THE NORTHERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY... .DISCUSSION... NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS. SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TODAY AND BECOME WIDESPREAD TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IN THE MOUNTAINS AND LOWER ELEVATION AREAS WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE. THE SNOW WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH BY TUESDAY NIGHT. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES AND DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS FROM TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MODERATING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED LATE IN THE WEEK. NIOBRARA/LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CONVERSE/THUNDER BASIN NATIONAL GRASSLAND- 410 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015 ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM MST THIS EVENING... ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM MST TUESDAY... .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER 0800 UNTIL 1400...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN UNTIL 1700...THEN SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41. 24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........47-53 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......31 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1800 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (9000-11300 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AFTER 2000. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 4 TO 5 INCHES. MIN TEMPERATURE.....5-10. 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER. MAX HUMIDITY........91-97 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTH 5 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.65 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-2300 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (23400-37100 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TUESDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW UNTIL 1700. SNOW UNTIL 1100. SNOW LIKELY AFTER 1100 UNTIL 1700...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. MAX TEMPERATURE.....7-12. 24 HR TREND......28 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........61-67 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.45 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2400 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (24100-32900 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 10 BELOW. HIGHS AROUND 15. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS AROUND 40. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
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