Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 306

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NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS SEEN AT LEAST THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS WINDS REMAIN LIGHT AND TEMPERATURES NEAR SEASONAL LEVELS. THERE WILL BE SOME SMALL CHANCES FOR AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWER/ THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY ESPECIALLY IN PORTIONS OF THE DISTRICT ALONG AND WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE. TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY WARM THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH THE 80 DEGREE TEMPERATURE LINE REACHING AROUND 6000 FEET FOR THE WEEKEND. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES SHOULD FALL INTO THE 20 TO 30 PERCENT RANGE THROUGH THE WEEKEND FURTHER MITIGATING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR MORE SUBSTANTIAL PRECIPITATION RETURNS TO THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK. UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN- 354 AM MDT THU JUL 31 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 0900...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG UNTIL 0900. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76. 24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........21-27 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......47 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH AND GUSTY. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......3800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6900-7400 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (27300-73700 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50. 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........74-80 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...GOOD. 20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-7 MPH. LAL.................2 UNTIL 2100...THEN 1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1600-32600 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FRIDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........21-27 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED. 20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH BECOMING EAST UP TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.5 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-4600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7800-8900 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (30700-66800 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
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