Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 306

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING... ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO 7 PM MDT WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR MUCH OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING... .DISCUSSION... DRY AND WINDY WILL ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING TODAY AND WEDNESDAY PRODUCING CRITICAL TO NEAR CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS. WINDS WILL GUST 40 TO 50 MPH ACROSS CARBON COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON WITH HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT. WINDS WILL NOT BE QUITE SO STRONG FARTHER EAST BUT STILL LOOKING AT GUSTS TO 30 MPH REACHING THE NEBRASKA BORDER THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED INTO THE NEBRASKA PANHANDLE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN- 321 AM MDT TUE SEP 2 2014 ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING... .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77. 24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........12-18 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......4700-5200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6800-7500 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (49500 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD (142800 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50. 24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........54-60 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...POOR. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......3200-3700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1500-45600 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .WEDNESDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81. 24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......4600-5500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8800-10400 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (63200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (218300 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
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