Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 305

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FOR WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING
FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING... ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRES FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON... .DISCUSSION... NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS THROUGH THE PERIOD. BREEZY BUT GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE DISTRICTS TODAY AND TOMORROW. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REACH THE 30S AT MOST PLACES WITH SOME 40S OUT ON THE EASTERN PLAINS. WINDY CONDITIONS AND SIGNIFICANT MOUNTAIN SNOW ACCUMULATIONS RETURN BEGINNING SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUING INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. HIGH WIND WATCHES HAVE BEEN POSTED FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING. MEANWHILE...WINTER STORM WATCHES HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE RANGES WHERE 1 TO 2 FEET OF SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE. SIERRA MADRE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF- 501 AM MST FRI DEC 19 2014 ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON... .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1700. MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31. 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........57-63 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-3200 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (33800-47800 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0300...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 2300 UNTIL 0500...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-21. 24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........86-92 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 20 MPH AND GUSTY. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-2400 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (21500-29100 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .SATURDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL 1100...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW. MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35. 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........54-60 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-3700 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (33700-45200 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. .MONDAY...SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. .TUESDAY...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. .CHRISTMAS DAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
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