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000
FNUS73 KUNR 121702
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...SDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1002 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0946 MST ON FEBRUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WILL CONTINUE TODAY. AN ISOLATED RAIN OR SNOW
SHOWER IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. IT WILL BE WARMER WITH LOWER
RELATIVE HUMIDITY ON SATURDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                    RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 TO 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. PATCHY LIGHT
                    FREEZING DRIZZLE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........AROUND 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 TO 2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

$$
FORECASTER...NWS
REQUESTED BY...LOOKOUT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160212.ZIMME.01/UNR





000
FNUS73 KUNR 121702
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...SDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1002 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0946 MST ON FEBRUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WILL CONTINUE TODAY. AN ISOLATED RAIN OR SNOW
SHOWER IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. IT WILL BE WARMER WITH LOWER
RELATIVE HUMIDITY ON SATURDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                    RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 TO 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. PATCHY LIGHT
                    FREEZING DRIZZLE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........AROUND 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 TO 2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

$$
FORECASTER...NWS
REQUESTED BY...LOOKOUT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160212.ZIMME.01/UNR




000
FNUS73 KUNR 121702
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...SDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1002 AM MST FRI FEB 12 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0946 MST ON FEBRUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WILL CONTINUE TODAY. AN ISOLATED RAIN OR SNOW
SHOWER IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. IT WILL BE WARMER WITH LOWER
RELATIVE HUMIDITY ON SATURDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                    RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 TO 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING. PATCHY LIGHT
                    FREEZING DRIZZLE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........AROUND 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 TO 2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

$$
FORECASTER...NWS
REQUESTED BY...LOOKOUT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160212.ZIMME.01/UNR





000
FNUS73 KUNR 120257
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WARD TEST...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
757 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 2000 MDT ON FEBRUARY 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
**THIS IS A TEST**

.TONIGHT...

CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
LAL.................1.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 TO 1000 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR

.FRIDAY...

CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
LAL.................1.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 12 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 TO 2200 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR

$$
FORECASTER...AW
REQUESTED BY...JJ
TYPE OF REQUEST...TEST
.TAG 1600126.0/UNR





000
FNUS73 KUNR 120257
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WARD TEST...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
757 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 2000 MDT ON FEBRUARY 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
**THIS IS A TEST**

.TONIGHT...

CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
LAL.................1.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 TO 1000 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR

.FRIDAY...

CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
LAL.................1.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 12 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 TO 2200 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR

$$
FORECASTER...AW
REQUESTED BY...JJ
TYPE OF REQUEST...TEST
.TAG 1600126.0/UNR





000
FNUS73 KUNR 120257
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WARD TEST...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
757 PM MST THU FEB 11 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 2000 MDT ON FEBRUARY 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
**THIS IS A TEST**

.TONIGHT...

CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
LAL.................1.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 TO 1000 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR

.FRIDAY...

CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
LAL.................1.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 12 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 TO 2200 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR

$$
FORECASTER...AW
REQUESTED BY...JJ
TYPE OF REQUEST...TEST
.TAG 1600126.0/UNR




000
FNUS73 KUNR 111646
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...SDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
946 AM MST THU FEB 11 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0929 MST ON FEBRUARY 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
WARM AND BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL BACK INTO THE AREA TONIGHT...BRINGING SOME FOG OVERNIGHT.
THE FOG MAY LINGER INTO FRIDAY MORNING...WITH SKIES BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE ON FRIDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH...GUSTS 20 TO 30 MPH AT RIDGETOP
                    LEVEL.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SOME FOG POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SOME FOG IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                    RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 TO 2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

$$
FORECASTER...NWS
REQUESTED BY...LOOKOUT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160211.ZIMME.01/UNR





000
FNUS73 KUNR 110052
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...GPC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
552 PM MST WED FEB 10 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1727 MST ON FEBRUARY 10.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
A BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL MOVE WEST ACROSS THE SOUTH DAKOTA
PLAINS TONIGHT...BUT IT IS UNLIKELY THAT IT WILL REACH THE FIRE
AREA...WHICH MEANS WINDS OVER EXPOSED AREAS WILL GENERALLY HAVE A
WESTERLY COMPONENT THROUGH THURSDAY. WIND GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH WILL
OCCUR THURSDAY AFTERNOON OVER EXPOSED RIDGETOPS. IF THE FRONT
MAKES IT TO THE FIRE AREA...RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE MUCH
HIGHER AND TEMPERATURES AND WINDS WILL BE LOWER THURSDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........VARIABLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 10 MPH...BUT
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH ON RIDGETOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH...GUSTS
                    TO 30 MPH ON EXPOSED RIDGETOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 TO 1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...EH
REQUESTED BY...WALK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160210.ZIMME.01/UNR




000
FNUS73 KUNR 110052
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...GPC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
552 PM MST WED FEB 10 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1727 MST ON FEBRUARY 10.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
A BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL MOVE WEST ACROSS THE SOUTH DAKOTA
PLAINS TONIGHT...BUT IT IS UNLIKELY THAT IT WILL REACH THE FIRE
AREA...WHICH MEANS WINDS OVER EXPOSED AREAS WILL GENERALLY HAVE A
WESTERLY COMPONENT THROUGH THURSDAY. WIND GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH WILL
OCCUR THURSDAY AFTERNOON OVER EXPOSED RIDGETOPS. IF THE FRONT
MAKES IT TO THE FIRE AREA...RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE MUCH
HIGHER AND TEMPERATURES AND WINDS WILL BE LOWER THURSDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........VARIABLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 10 MPH...BUT
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH ON RIDGETOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH...GUSTS
                    TO 30 MPH ON EXPOSED RIDGETOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 TO 1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...EH
REQUESTED BY...WALK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160210.ZIMME.01/UNR





000
FNUS73 KUNR 110052
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...GPC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
552 PM MST WED FEB 10 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1727 MST ON FEBRUARY 10.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
A BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL MOVE WEST ACROSS THE SOUTH DAKOTA
PLAINS TONIGHT...BUT IT IS UNLIKELY THAT IT WILL REACH THE FIRE
AREA...WHICH MEANS WINDS OVER EXPOSED AREAS WILL GENERALLY HAVE A
WESTERLY COMPONENT THROUGH THURSDAY. WIND GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH WILL
OCCUR THURSDAY AFTERNOON OVER EXPOSED RIDGETOPS. IF THE FRONT
MAKES IT TO THE FIRE AREA...RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE MUCH
HIGHER AND TEMPERATURES AND WINDS WILL BE LOWER THURSDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........VARIABLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 10 MPH...BUT
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH ON RIDGETOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH...GUSTS
                    TO 30 MPH ON EXPOSED RIDGETOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 TO 1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...EH
REQUESTED BY...WALK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160210.ZIMME.01/UNR





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