101  
FNUS75 KBOI 301701  
FWSBOI  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR DIAMOND SWAMP...BICC  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID  
1101 AM MDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 PDT ON MARCH 30.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
..SHOWERY AND WINDY THROUGH THIS EVENING, DRY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO 30 MPH OR MORE THIS  
AFTERNOON, WITH SOME SNOW SHOWERS AROUND. SHOWERS SHOULD END ABRUPTLY  
AFTER SUNSET, BUT WINDS WILL DIMINISH ONLY SLOWLY THIS EVENING AND  
OVERNIGHT, AND WILL STILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH ON FRIDAY.  
MODELS HAVE THE NEXT SYSTEM APPROACHING SATURDAY AFTERNOON WITH  
INCREASING CLOUDS. ANY PRECIPITATION SHOULD HOLD OFF UNTIL AT LEAST  
EARLY SUNDAY, AND SOME MODELS DON'T BRING RAIN TO THE AREA UNTIL LATE  
SUNDAY AFTERNOON. PROBABLY BEST CHANCE FOR RAIN WILL BE LATE SUNDAY  
INTO EARLY MONDAY. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL PICK UP AGAIN MONDAY  
AFTERNOON AGAIN AFTER THAT SYSTEM GOES BY, BUT WINDS DO NOT LOOK  
ANYWHERE NEAR AS STRONG AS WITH THE CURRENT SYSTEM.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.  
CHANCE OF SNOW 40 PERCENT.  
CWR /0.10 INCH/.....20 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.  
MIN HUMIDITY........55 TO 60 PERCENT.  
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 35 MPH.  
VENTILATION INDEX...2450 EXCELLENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND  
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EARLY EVENING.  
CWR /0.10 INCH/.....5 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.  
MAX HUMIDITY........82 TO 87 PERCENT.  
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTHWEST 16 TO 22 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN  
THE EVENING, DECREASING TO 18 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
VENTILATION INDEX...120 POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
CWR /0.10 INCH/.....0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50 TO 55.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34 TO 39 PERCENT.  
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.  
VENTILATION INDEX...600 GOOD.  
 

 
FORECASTER...BARKER  
REQUESTED BY...ERIN CATE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1705289.1/BOI  
 
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