780  
FNUS55 KSLC 170901  
FWFSLC  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR UTAH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
NOTICE TO ALL USERS: THE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST WILL ONLY  
BE ISSUED ONCE PER DAY, IN THE MORNING, AFTER MONDAY OCTOBER 15TH.  
NFDRS TREND FORECASTS AND THE SMOKE MANAGEMENT FORECAST WILL ALSO  
END FOR THE SEASON ON OCTOBER 15TH. THE FINAL FIRE WEATHER PLANNING  
FORECAST OF THE SEASON WILL BE ISSUED SATURDAY OCTOBER 27TH. SPOT  
FORECASTS ARE STILL AVAILABLE AT ANY TIME THROUGH THE NORMAL SPOT  
FORECAST PROCEDURES.  
   
..WET SOUTH AND EAST THROUGH THURSDAY
 
 
   
BROADCAST DISCUSSION
 
A SLOW MOVING UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL BRING  
THE THREAT FOR PRECIPITATION ACROSS SOUTHERN AND EASTERN UTAH  
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY. WETTING RAINS AND MOUNTAIN SNOWS WILL BE  
POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS. DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST ACROSS MUCH  
OF NORTHERN UTAH. ANOTHER PERIOD OF WET WEATHER IS EXPECTED SUNDAY  
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...AND WILL LIKELY IMPACT MUCH OF THE STATE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
THE FORECAST FOR THE NEXT SEVEN DAYS WILL BE A TYPICAL  
OCTOBER FORECAST...WITH A SEVERAL UPPER LOWS EXPECTED TO IMPACT  
UTAH. THE FIRST UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL BRING THE THREAT OF  
PRECIPITATION TO SOUTHERN AND EASTERN UTAH THROUGH LATE THURSDAY.  
THIS UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL FINALLY MOVE AWAY FROM THE AREA...WITH A  
RESPITE FROM THE UNSETTLED CONDITIONS. THE NEXT UPPER LEVEL  
SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE AREA FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST STARTING  
SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY.  
WETTING RAINS WILL BE LIKELY WITH THIS SYSTEM ACROSS MUCH OF UTAH.  
SNOW LEVELS WILL BE FAIRLY HIGH WITH THE SECOND SYSTEM.  
 
***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG, GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***  
***ALL WINDS ARE 20 FOOT, 10-MINUTE AVERAGES***  
 
UTZ478-180030-  
SALT LAKE DESERT-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........NORTH OF I-80, SUNNY (5-15% CLOUD COVER). SOUTH  
OF I-80, SUNNY (0-10% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200,  
THEN PARTLY SUNNY (55-65% CLOUD COVER).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-62 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
45-51 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-35% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
34-44% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45% CLOUD COVER) NORTH OF  
I-80 AND MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80% CLOUD COVER)  
SOUTH OF I-80.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-41 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
27-35 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........69-79%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....EAST 10-15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........NORTH OF I-80, PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30% CLOUD  
COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN SUNNY (5-15% CLOUD  
COVER). SOUTH OF I-80, MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%  
CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY  
(30-40% CLOUD COVER).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-61 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
45-51 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
40-50% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE  
VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN  
15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S  
IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S  
IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ479-180030-  
WASATCH MOUNTAINS-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90% CLOUD COVER). SOUTH OF  
I-80, SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER  
1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-61 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
43-52 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........27-37% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
38-48% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 15-20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0% NORTH OF I-80 AND 20% SOUTH OF I-80.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). SOUTH OF I-80,  
WIDESPREAD SNOW UNTIL 2400. AREAS OF RAIN.  
AREAS OF SNOW AFTER 2400.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-40 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
26-36 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
84-94% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 10-15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10% NORTH OF I-80 AND 60% SOUTH OF I-80.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY SUNNY (65-75% CLOUD COVER). SOUTH OF  
I-80, AREAS OF SNOW AND RAIN UNTIL 1200, THEN  
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-60 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
42-51 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
47-57% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0% NORTH OF I-80 AND 30% SOUTH OF I-80.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
AROUND 30 IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS  
AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.   
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S  
IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S  
IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
40 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
40 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
AROUND 60 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ480-180030-  
UINTA MOUNTAINS-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY SUNNY (65-75% CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED  
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-57 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
42-52 NEAR 9000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........28-35% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
44-54% NEAR 9000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF RAIN  
UNTIL 2400. AREAS OF SNOW.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-33 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
20-29 NEAR 9000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................30%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF SNOW  
UNTIL 1200, THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-54 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
44-50 NEAR 9000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-43% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
49-59% NEAR 9000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
IN THE MID 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY  
LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN  
THE UPPER 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY  
LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 30 IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 30S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER  
40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 30 IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ481-180030-  
WESTERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80% CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED  
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-51 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
37-43 NEAR 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
50-60% NEAR 10000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF SNOW.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-34 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
21-27 NEAR 10000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
86-96% NEAR 10000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 15-20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................40%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF SNOW  
UNTIL 1200, THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-51 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
38-44 NEAR 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
58-68% NEAR 10000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................30%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN  
THE MID 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS  
AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN  
15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER  
40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. HIGHS AROUND 50 IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 40 IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ482-180030-  
WESTERN UINTAH BASIN-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85% CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED  
SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER  
1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-56 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
41-47 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34-40% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
37-44% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF SNOW  
UNTIL 2400. AREAS OF RAIN. WIDESPREAD SNOW  
AFTER 2400.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-40 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
29-35 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................60%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY SUNNY (60-70% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF  
RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL 1200, THEN SCATTERED RAIN  
AND SNOW SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-54 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
43-49 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45-55%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................30%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S  
IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER  
40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ483-180030-  
SOUTHERN ASHLEY NATIONAL FOREST-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED RAIN AND  
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-51 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
37-43 NEAR 9000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41-48% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
45-51% NEAR 9000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD RAIN  
UNTIL 2400. SNOW. RAIN AFTER 2400.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-38 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
26-32 NEAR 9000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
93-99% NEAR 9000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 15-20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................80%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF SNOW AND  
RAIN UNTIL 1200, THEN SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-51 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
38-44 NEAR 9000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........49-59% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
55-65% NEAR 9000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................40%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN  
THE UPPER 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS  
THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN  
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
40 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
40 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ484-180030-  
TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200,  
THEN CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED  
SNOW SHOWERS. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER  
1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-55 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
40-46 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
43-53% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................30%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD RAIN  
AND SNOW UNTIL 2400, THEN RAIN AND SNOW.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-40 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
29-35 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........82-89% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
89-98% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................80%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF RAIN AND  
SNOW UNTIL 1200, THEN SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-53 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
40-46 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-56% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
56-66% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................30%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN  
THE LOWER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY  
LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN  
THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS  
THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ488-180030-  
MANTI NATIONAL FOREST-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90% CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED  
SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1200, THEN SNOW AND RAIN.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-53 NEAR 6500 FEET.  
35-45 NEAR 8500 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47% NEAR 6500 FEET.  
45-55% NEAR 8500 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................50%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD SNOW  
AND RAIN UNTIL 2400, THEN SNOW.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-36 NEAR 6500 FEET.  
25-31 NEAR 8500 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95% NEAR 6500 FEET.  
90-99% NEAR 8500 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 15-20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 15-20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................80%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF SNOW  
UNTIL 1200, THEN SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-51 NEAR 6500 FEET.  
37-45 NEAR 8500 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........49-59% NEAR 6500 FEET.  
56-66% NEAR 8500 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................40%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
IN THE UPPER 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE  
LOWER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS  
AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN  
15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
40 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ489-180030-  
SAN RAFAEL SWELL-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100% CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED RAIN  
SHOWERS AND NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1200,  
THEN RAIN.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-57 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
42-48 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 25-30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................50%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD RAIN  
UNTIL 2400, THEN RAIN.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-43.  
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................80%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY SUNNY (60-70% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF  
RAIN UNTIL 1200, THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-55 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
43-49 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........46-54% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
52-62% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S  
IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S  
IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S  
IN THE MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER  
50S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ492-180030-  
CENTRAL UTAH WEST DESERT-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200,  
THEN CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED  
RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-60 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
42-48 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD RAIN  
UNTIL 2400. AREAS OF RAIN AFTER 2400.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-39 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
27-34 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
81-91% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....EAST 10-15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200, THEN  
PARTLY SUNNY (60-70% CLOUD COVER).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-61 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
43-49 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
44-54% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE  
VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN  
15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN  
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ493-180030-  
CENTRAL UTAH MOUNTAINS-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). SNOW SHOWERS AND  
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS UNTIL 1200, THEN SNOW  
AND RAIN.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-57 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
35-45 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-53% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
50-60% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 25-30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................70%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD SNOW  
UNTIL 2400. AREAS OF RAIN. AREAS OF SNOW AFTER  
2400.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-36 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
25-33 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING  
DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 10-15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................50%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF  
SNOW AND RAIN UNTIL 1200, THEN SCATTERED RAIN  
AND SNOW SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-58 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
39-46 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........44-50% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
53-63% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN  
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY  
LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ494-180030-  
HENRY MOUNTAINS-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS UNTIL 1200, THEN WIDESPREAD RAIN.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-54 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
36-42 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........54-64% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
71-81% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................70%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD RAIN.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-45 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
31-37 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-96% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
93-99% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................60%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF  
RAIN UNTIL 1200, THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-55 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
38-44 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........53-63% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
67-77% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
IN THE LOWER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS  
THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS  
AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN  
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS  
GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN  
15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ495-180030-  
COLOR COUNTRY WEST DESERT-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90% CLOUD COVER). ISOLATED  
RAIN SHOWERS AFTER 1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-58 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
46-52 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........38-45% NEAR 5000 FEET.  
34-44% NEAR 7000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....EAST 15-20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 2400,  
THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50% CLOUD COVER). LOCAL  
RAIN UNTIL 2400.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-40.  
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50% CLOUD COVER).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-60 NEAR 5000 FEET.  
48-56 NEAR 7000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN  
THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID  
50S IN THE MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER  
50S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ496-180030-  
COLOR COUNTRY MOUNTAINS-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS UNTIL 1200, THEN RAIN AND SNOW.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-53 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
36-46 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....EAST 20-25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................70%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90% CLOUD COVER). WIDESPREAD  
SNOW AND RAIN UNTIL 2400, THEN AREAS OF RAIN  
AND SNOW.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-38.  
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING  
DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................40%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF  
RAIN AND SNOW UNTIL 1200. SCATTERED RAIN AND  
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER 1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-56 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
39-49 NEAR 8000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
51-61% NEAR 8000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN  
THE UPPER 20S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND AROUND 50 IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN  
15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
AROUND 30 IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS AROUND 60 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN  
THE LOWER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
40 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
=  
 

 
 
UTZ497-180030-  
MOJAVE DESERT-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95% CLOUD COVER). SCATTERED RAIN  
SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-70 NEAR 3000 FEET.  
50-56 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........26-34% NEAR 3000 FEET.  
32-42% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHEAST AROUND 30 MPH BECOMING AROUND 15 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................20%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50% CLOUD COVER).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-51 NEAR 3000 FEET.  
38-44 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........60-70% NEAR 3000 FEET.  
73-83% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 10-15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40% CLOUD COVER) UNTIL 1200,  
THEN SUNNY (15-25% CLOUD COVER).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-73 NEAR 3000 FEET.  
55-61 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........24-30% NEAR 3000 FEET.  
27-37% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................0%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE  
LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE VALLEYS  
AND IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN  
15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50 IN THE VALLEYS AND IN  
THE LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 60S IN THE MOUNTAINS. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 60 IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 70S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
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UTZ498-180030-  
GRAND STAIRCASE-  
301 AM MDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100% CLOUD COVER). NUMEROUS RAIN AND  
SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1200, THEN WIDESPREAD RAIN.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-60 NEAR 4000 FEET.  
44-54 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........51-61%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................60%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF  
RAIN.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-48 NEAR 4000 FEET.  
31-40 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88% NEAR 4000 FEET.  
85-95% NEAR 6000 FEET.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING  
DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 15-20 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................40%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80% CLOUD COVER). AREAS OF  
RAIN UNTIL 1200. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER  
1200.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-64 NEAR 4000 FEET.  
48-58 NEAR 6000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57%.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH.  
12K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
LAL.................1.  
CWR.................10%.  
HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
IN THE MID 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE MID 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS  
THAN 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND  
IN THE UPPER 30S IN THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE  
VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY  
LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS. WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE UPPER 50S IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S IN THE VALLEYS AND IN THE LOWER 40S IN THE MOUNTAINS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S IN THE VALLEYS AND AROUND 60 IN THE  
MOUNTAINS.  
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.8-14 DAY OUTLOOK FOR WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 24 TO TUESDAY OCTOBER 30  
TEMPERATURE... ABOVE NORMAL  
PRECIPITATION... NEAR NORMAL  
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