Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 305

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MINIMAL FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS. RAIN WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY TODAY ACROSS SOUTHEAST WY AND THE WESTERN NE PANHANDLE. ANOTHER HALF TO ONE INCH OF RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG AND ON EITHER SIDE OF THE LARAMIE RANGE THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. VERY COOL TODAY WITH HIGHS STRUGGLING TO REACH THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 60S AT CHEYENNE AND RAWLINS. COOLER CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH NEW MOISTURE WILL MITIGATE ANY NOTABLE FIRE WEATHER HAZARDS. A GRADUAL WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK...BUT AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE 20 PERCENT THROUGH THE PERIOD. SIERRA MADRE RANGE/MEDICINE BOW NF- 328 AM MDT WED JUL 30 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY UNTIL 1500...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN. MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-66. 24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........57-63 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......3200-5200 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (51600-64400 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL 2100...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS UNTIL 2400. MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49. 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER. MAX HUMIDITY........81-87 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH AND GUSTY. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2900 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (12000-38700 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .THURSDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-73. 24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH. LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......4200-4900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6700-8200 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (37200-59200 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
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