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SALT LAKE CITY FIRE WEATHER OFFICE...SMOKE MANAGEMENT FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UTAH
1102 AM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014......MERRILL

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT CURRENTLY OVER FAR NORTHWESTERN UTAH WILL
MOVE INTO SOUTHEASTERN UTAH OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS. LEADING UP TO
THE FRONTAL PASSAGE A COMBINATION OF SOUTHWESTERLY TRANSPORT WINDS
AND INSTABILITY WILL ALLOW FOR EXCELLENT CLEARING FOR ALL AREAS. AS
THE FRONT PASSES A MORE STABLE AND COOLER AIRMASS WILL SIGNIFICANTLY
LOWER MIXING POTENTIAL ACROSS THE WESTERN VALLEYS TO FAIR/GOOD
TOMORROW AND POOR/GOOD ON MONDAY BEFORE IMPROVING ON TUESDAY. THE
EAST WILL REMAIN GOOD/EXCELLENT THROUGHOUT.

A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE CLEARING INDEX IS AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/SLC/PROJECTS/IFP/HTML/CLRINDX.HTML
USE ALL LOWER CASE LETTERS IN THE WEB ADDRESS.

* ALL HEIGHTS ARE ABOVE SEA LEVEL (ASL) UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE *

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 960

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 600

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 340

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 540

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 18700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 21
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 720

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 470

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 900

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 ...AIR SHED 3...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 760

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 740

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 ...AIR SHED 4...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 660

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 510

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 650

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 22
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 700

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 590

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 740

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 25
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 900

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 770

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 940

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 ...AIR SHED 7...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 26
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 22
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

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 ...AIR SHED 8...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 18100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 660

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 480

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 750

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 ...AIR SHED 9...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 8200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 23
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 7600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 21
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 6400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 990

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 ...AIR SHED 10...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 19800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 21
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 840

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 720

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 790

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 ...AIR SHED 11...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 5000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 22
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 4600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 27
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 3900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 20
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 15
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

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 ...AIR SHED 12...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 19
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 21
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 16
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 910

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 ...AIR SHED 13...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 19000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 21
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 970

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 770

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 710

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 ...AIR SHED 14...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 23
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 940

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 ...AIR SHED 15...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 18
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 30
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

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 ...AIR SHED 16...
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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 23
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 17
CLEARING INDEX.............. 910

MONDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 14
CLEARING INDEX.............. 790

TUESDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 840

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