Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SCEN AND SERN MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
COOL AND WET WEATHER WILL CONTINUE OVER THE REGION TODAY AND
SUNDAY. RAIN WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES WITH GENERALLY 1 TO 2 INCHES
EXPECTED OVER THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL FIRE ZONES. SOUTHEAST
MONTANA SHOULD SEE THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL WHERE FINAL TOTALS WILL
BE FROM 2 TO 4 INCHES. SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED ABOVE 10000 FEET
TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING WHERE SEVERAL INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.
TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN 15 TO 20 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL BOTH DAYS.
AFTERNOON MINIMUM RH`S WILL ONLY LOWER TO AROUND 55 PERCENT WITH
EXCELLENT RECOVERIES EXPECTED. PRECIP WILL BE ENDING FROM WEST TO
EAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON AS GUSTY DOWN SLOPE NORTHWEST WINDS
DEVELOP. RICHMOND

MTZ123-232245-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-61 AT 5000 FEET...44-54 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........66-76 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...74-84 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-45 AT 5000 FEET...32-42 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........88-98 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...90-100 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-64 AT 5000 FEET...48-58 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........43-53 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...55-65 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........27 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 48. HIGHS 58 TO 68. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 42 TO 51. HIGHS 65 TO 75. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 71 TO 81.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 56. HIGHS 74 TO 84.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
73 TO 83.

$$

MTZ124-232245-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........85-90 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........55-60 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........30 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 45.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 61 TO 66. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 67 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 77 TO 82. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 79 TO 84.

$$

MTZ125-232245-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........83-88 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........91-96 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........49-54 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........34 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 47.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 64 TO 69. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 66 TO 71. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 76 TO 81. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 79 TO 84.

$$

MTZ126-232245-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-64 AT 5000 FEET...47-57 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........79-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......41-46 AT 5000 FEET...36-43 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-99 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-63 AT 5000 FEET...47-57 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........49-58 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...56-66 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 50.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 50. HIGHS 60 TO 66. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 53. HIGHS 63 TO 70. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 56. HIGHS 72 TO 80.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 58. HIGHS 76 TO 83.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 77 TO 84.

$$

MTZ127-232245-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-59.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........88-93 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........22 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........58-63 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........30 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 48.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 61 TO 66. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS
65 TO 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 60. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 79 TO 84.

$$

MTZ128-232245-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........84-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-92 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........34 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 50.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 67 TO 72. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 70 TO 75. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 83 TO 88.

$$

MTZ129-232245-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIG HORN CANYON REC AREA-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64 AT 5000 FEET...50-58 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........77-87 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...83-93 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-47 AT 5000 FEET...37-42 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64 AT 5000 FEET...49-55 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........53-63 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...63-73 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 51. HIGHS 59 TO 69. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 53. HIGHS 61 TO 71. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 70 TO 80.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 61. HIGHS 75 TO 85.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 85.

$$

MTZ130-232245-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........24 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-98 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........60-65 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 49.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
46 TO 51. HIGHS 67 TO 72. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 69 TO 74. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 87 TO 92.

$$

MTZ131-232245-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
  PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........63-68 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........91-96 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........51-56 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 47.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 50. HIGHS 66 TO 71. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 68 TO 73. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 84 TO 89.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90.

$$

MTZ132-232245-
CUSTER COUNTY-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........75-80 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........20 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 48.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND ISOLATED
SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 51. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 62. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 79 TO 84.

$$

MTZ133-232245-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........67-72 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-54.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO 20 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........57-62 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 48.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 64 TO 69. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
48 TO 53. HIGHS 63 TO 68. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 74 TO 79. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 80 TO 85.

$$

WYZ274-232245-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........61-66 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-50.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........89-94 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........45-50 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 87 TO 92.

$$

WYZ284-232245-
BIG HORN NATIONAL FOREST-
301 AM MDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........75-80 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-39.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-98 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........67-72 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 66 TO 71.

$$

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