Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 310

.DISCUSSION...
VERY DRY AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES FOR AREAS ALONG AND DIRECTLY EAST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE TODAY. LOOKING AT AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES FALLING TO AROUND 10 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON FOR FWZ 301...309 AND 310 AS AFTERNOON HIGHS CLIMB INTO THE UPPER 70S/LOW 80S. FORTUNATELY...STRONGER WINDS STAY WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE TODAY WHERE FUELS ARE NOT REPORTED READY. STRONGER WINDS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE WEST AND NORTHWEST. COOL DOWN BEHIND THE FRONT WILL INCREASE HUMIDITIES AND GIVE SOME AREAS CHANCES FOR RAIN AND SNOW. PLATTE/GOSHEN/CENTRAL AND EASTERN LARAMIE- 342 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014 .TODAY... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83. 24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........10-16 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH WITH HIGHER GUSTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHT.......6200-8200 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (46600-77400 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50. 24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........55-61 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...FAIR. 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH AND GUSTY SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-3600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1100-32500 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .SUNDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0900...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL 1200...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75. 24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........18-24 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......BREEZY. WEST 5 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH. LAL.................1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 20 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-3200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5900-7200 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (36100 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO VERY GOOD (120900 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON. HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
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