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FNUS73 KUNR 281956
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1256 PM MST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1245 MST ON JANUARY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE TONIGHT AND SKIES WILL BECOME CLEAR.
QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...WITH SUNNY SKIES
AND LIGHT WINDS. HIGHER MIXING HEIGHTS ON THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN
SLIGHTLY BETTER SMOKE DISPERSAL THAN ON FRIDAY...BUT STILL ONLY FAIR
WITH THE LIGHT WINDS.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........34 AT IGNITION...MAX 42.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 TO 4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 24.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS GENERALLY FROM
                    THE SOUTHWEST.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 46.
RH..................MIN 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 TO 3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR.

$$
FORECASTER...KP
REQUESTED BY...BRANDON SANCHEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.02/UNR







000
FNUS73 KUNR 281956
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1256 PM MST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1245 MST ON JANUARY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE TONIGHT AND SKIES WILL BECOME CLEAR.
QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...WITH SUNNY SKIES
AND LIGHT WINDS. HIGHER MIXING HEIGHTS ON THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN
SLIGHTLY BETTER SMOKE DISPERSAL THAN ON FRIDAY...BUT STILL ONLY FAIR
WITH THE LIGHT WINDS.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........34 AT IGNITION...MAX 42.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 TO 4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 24.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS GENERALLY FROM
                    THE SOUTHWEST.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 46.
RH..................MIN 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 TO 3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR.

$$
FORECASTER...KP
REQUESTED BY...BRANDON SANCHEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.02/UNR







000
FNUS73 KUNR 281956
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1256 PM MST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1245 MST ON JANUARY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE TONIGHT AND SKIES WILL BECOME CLEAR.
QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...WITH SUNNY SKIES
AND LIGHT WINDS. HIGHER MIXING HEIGHTS ON THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN
SLIGHTLY BETTER SMOKE DISPERSAL THAN ON FRIDAY...BUT STILL ONLY FAIR
WITH THE LIGHT WINDS.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........34 AT IGNITION...MAX 42.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 TO 4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 24.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS GENERALLY FROM
                    THE SOUTHWEST.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 46.
RH..................MIN 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 TO 3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR.

$$
FORECASTER...KP
REQUESTED BY...BRANDON SANCHEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.02/UNR







000
FNUS73 KUNR 281956
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1256 PM MST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1245 MST ON JANUARY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE TONIGHT AND SKIES WILL BECOME CLEAR.
QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...WITH SUNNY SKIES
AND LIGHT WINDS. HIGHER MIXING HEIGHTS ON THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN
SLIGHTLY BETTER SMOKE DISPERSAL THAN ON FRIDAY...BUT STILL ONLY FAIR
WITH THE LIGHT WINDS.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........34 AT IGNITION...MAX 42.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 TO 4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 24.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS GENERALLY FROM
                    THE SOUTHWEST.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 46.
RH..................MIN 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 TO 3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR.

$$
FORECASTER...KP
REQUESTED BY...BRANDON SANCHEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.02/UNR







000
FNUS73 KUNR 271659
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
959 AM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MST ON JANUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BREAK DOWN
WEDNESDAY. A COOL FRONT IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE BLACK HILLS AREA
SOMETIME IN THE MID TO LATE MORNING HOURS. WINDS WILL INCREASE
FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. SOME RAIN
SHOWERS MAY DEVELOP IN THE AFTERNOON...BUT IF ANY DEVELOP SHOWERS
WILL BE LIGHT. QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS
WILL RELATIVELY LIGHT.

THIS FORECAST MAY BE IMPROVED IF ON-SITE OBSERVATIONS ARE PROVIDED.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........45 AT IGNITION...MAX 49.
RH..................49 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2500.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 36
                    TO 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD.

$$

FORECASTER...CALDERON
REQUESTED BY...SARAH SYNOWIEC
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.01/UNR







000
FNUS73 KUNR 271659
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
959 AM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MST ON JANUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BREAK DOWN
WEDNESDAY. A COOL FRONT IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE BLACK HILLS AREA
SOMETIME IN THE MID TO LATE MORNING HOURS. WINDS WILL INCREASE
FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. SOME RAIN
SHOWERS MAY DEVELOP IN THE AFTERNOON...BUT IF ANY DEVELOP SHOWERS
WILL BE LIGHT. QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS
WILL RELATIVELY LIGHT.

THIS FORECAST MAY BE IMPROVED IF ON-SITE OBSERVATIONS ARE PROVIDED.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........45 AT IGNITION...MAX 49.
RH..................49 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2500.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 36
                    TO 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD.

$$

FORECASTER...CALDERON
REQUESTED BY...SARAH SYNOWIEC
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.01/UNR







000
FNUS73 KUNR 271659
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
959 AM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MST ON JANUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BREAK DOWN
WEDNESDAY. A COOL FRONT IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE BLACK HILLS AREA
SOMETIME IN THE MID TO LATE MORNING HOURS. WINDS WILL INCREASE
FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. SOME RAIN
SHOWERS MAY DEVELOP IN THE AFTERNOON...BUT IF ANY DEVELOP SHOWERS
WILL BE LIGHT. QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS
WILL RELATIVELY LIGHT.

THIS FORECAST MAY BE IMPROVED IF ON-SITE OBSERVATIONS ARE PROVIDED.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........45 AT IGNITION...MAX 49.
RH..................49 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2500.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 36
                    TO 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD.

$$

FORECASTER...CALDERON
REQUESTED BY...SARAH SYNOWIEC
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.01/UNR







000
FNUS73 KUNR 271659
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
959 AM MST TUE JAN 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MST ON JANUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BREAK DOWN
WEDNESDAY. A COOL FRONT IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE BLACK HILLS AREA
SOMETIME IN THE MID TO LATE MORNING HOURS. WINDS WILL INCREASE
FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS. SOME RAIN
SHOWERS MAY DEVELOP IN THE AFTERNOON...BUT IF ANY DEVELOP SHOWERS
WILL BE LIGHT. QUIET WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS
WILL RELATIVELY LIGHT.

THIS FORECAST MAY BE IMPROVED IF ON-SITE OBSERVATIONS ARE PROVIDED.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........45 AT IGNITION...MAX 49.
RH..................49 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2500.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 36
                    TO 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD.

$$

FORECASTER...CALDERON
REQUESTED BY...SARAH SYNOWIEC
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.WHALE.01/UNR







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