Wyoming Fire Weather Zone 415

.DISCUSSION...
...YELLOWSTONE NP AND TETON DISPATCH AREAS (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 140...414...415...AND 416)... MOST SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD END THIS EVENING WITH ONLY LINGERING SHOWERS OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS LATE TONIGHT. ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE OVER THE TOP OF THE RIDGE ON THURSDAY AND BRING A ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO MUCH OF THE AREA WITH THE BEST CHANCE ACROSS ZONES 140 AND 415. EXPECT A CONTINUED CHANCE OF MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS INTO THE WEEKEND. TEMPERATURES SHOULD REMAIN NEAR TO BELOW NORMAL. ...RAWLINS DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 277...278... AND 279)... MOST SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD END THIS EVENING WITH ONLY ISOLATED SHOWERS LINGERING OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP AGAIN THURSDAY AFTERNOON BUT MOST SHOULD BE RESTRICTED TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS WITH ZONE 279 STAYING LARGELY DRY. WITH UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES CONTINUING TO MOVE TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA...A CHANCE OF MAINLY AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND. ...CODY DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 275...276... 282...283...285...286...287...288...AND 289)... MAINLY DRY WEATHER WILL BE THE RULE FOR MOST AREAS THIS EVENING WITH THE EXCEPTION OF ZONE 276 WHERE THERE COULD BE AN ISOLATED AFTERNOON OR EVENING THUNDERSTORM. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE OVER THE TOP OF THE RIDGE ON THURSDAY BUT ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL SHOULD BE CONFINED TO THE MOUNTAINS AND POSSIBLY THE ADJACENT FOOTHILLS. THERE WILL BE A DAILY CHANCE OF MAINLY AFTERNOON OR EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH AFTERNOON BUT AGAIN MOST WILL BE CONFINED TO THE MOUNTAINS. ...CASPER DISPATCH AREA (INCLUDES FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281... 285...289...AND 300)... MAINLY DRY WEATHER WILL BE THE RULE FOR MOST AREAS THIS EVENING WITH THE EXCEPTION OF SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF ZONE 289 WHERE THERE COULD BE AN ISOLATED AFTERNOON OR EVENING THUNDERSTORM. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE OVER THE TOP OF THE RIDGE ON THURSDAY BUT ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL SHOULD BE CONFINED TO THE MOUNTAINS. THERE WILL BE A DAILY CHANCE OF MAINLY AFTERNOON OR EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH AFTERNOON BUT AGAIN MOST SHOULD BE CONFINED TO THE MOUNTAINS. ...THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS... ...HAINES INDEX IS HIGH LEVEL HAINES BOTH DAY AND NIGHT... NORTH ZONE BRIDGER TETON NF AND GRAND TETON NP- 323 PM MDT WED JUL 30 2014 .TONIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. PATCHY FOG AFTER 2400. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-47. 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER. MAX HUMIDITY........74-80 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-7 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH. LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.ZERO PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH. MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 1500-4000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (20000-40000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .THURSDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG UNTIL 1200. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-78. 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER. MIN HUMIDITY........33-39 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED. 20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH UNTIL 1500...THEN NORTHWEST. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.LESS THAN 5 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1500...THEN NORTHWEST. MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 6000-8500 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (30000-50000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .THURSDAY NIGHT... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2400. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49. 24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER. MAX HUMIDITY........79-85 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER. HUMIDITY RECOVERY...EXCELLENT. 20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-7 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 2400...THEN EAST. LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.12 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH UNTIL 2400...THEN EAST. MIXING HEIGHT.......5500-8000 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 3500-5000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (46000-66000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FRIDAY... SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-77. 24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER. MIN HUMIDITY........37-43 PERCENT. 24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER. 20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-9 MPH. RIDGE TOP WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST. LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2. CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST. MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-6500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 6500-8000 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (50000-70000 KNOT-FT). HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH. .FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...... .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. .TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
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