Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northeast Montana
National Weather Service Glasgow MT
254 AM MDT Sun May 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND
STRONG WIND...

.DISCUSSION...
A combination of low relative humidity and strong winds will
lead to red flag conditions today. Winds should die off quickly
after sunset leading to quick shut off of these conditions
overnight. However, the warming and drying trend is expected to
continue into late in the week.


MTZ134-282245-
Northern Valley and Northern Phillips Counties-
254 AM MDT Sun May 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND
STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent) then becoming
                    sunny (10-20 percent).
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........21-26 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........74-79 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 10
                    mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the late
                    evening.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent).
Max temperature.....65-70.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.

$$

MTZ135-282245-
The Little Rockies-
254 AM MDT Sun May 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent) then becoming
                    sunny (20-30 percent).
Max temperature.....71-76 valleys and 59-64 ridges.
Min humidity........22-27 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
    Ridge............Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
Min temperature.....42-47.
Max humidity........65-70 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 10 to 20 mph decreasing to 5
                         to 10 mph in the late evening.
    Ridge............North winds 10 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10
                     mph in the late evening.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....70-75 valleys and 60-65 ridges.
Min humidity........22-27 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
    Ridge............North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around
80. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.

$$

MTZ136-282245-
The Lower Missouri River Breaks including the Charles M Russell
National Wildlife Refuge-
254 AM MDT Sun May 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND
STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent) then becoming
                    sunny (20-30 percent).
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........18-23 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Upslope/upvalley 7-15 mph becoming
                         northwest 15 to 25 mph in the late
                         morning.
    Ridge............West winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to northwest
                     15 to 25 mph in the late morning.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
Min temperature.....41-46.
Max humidity........68-73 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 15 to 25 mph becoming
                         northwest 5 to 10 mph in the late evening.
    Ridge............North winds 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest 5
                     to 10 mph in the late evening.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
    Ridge............North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around
80. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.

$$

MTZ137-282245-
Southern Petroleum and Southern Garfield Counties-
254 AM MDT Sun May 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND
STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent). A slight chance
                    of showers and thunderstorms until late
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Upslope/upvalley 7-15 mph becoming 20 to
                         30 mph in the late morning.
    Ridge............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15
                     to 25 mph in the late morning.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................2.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Min temperature.....40-45.
Max humidity........69-74 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 15 to 25 mph becoming
                         northwest 5 to 10 mph in the late evening.
    Ridge............North winds 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest 5
                     to 10 mph in the late evening.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....67-72.
Min humidity........19-24 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
    Ridge............North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
East winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.

$$

MTZ120-282245-
Fort Peck Reservation and Daniels/Roosevelt/Sheridan Counties-
254 AM MDT Sun May 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND
STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent).
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to
                    30 mph in the late morning.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent).
Min temperature.....41-46.
Max humidity........76-81 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 20 to 30 mph becoming northwest 5
                    to 15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the
                    late evening.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (20-30 percent) then becoming
                    sunny (15-25 percent).
Max temperature.....63-68.
Min humidity........27-32 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 60s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.

$$

MTZ122-282245-
Dawson/McCone/Prairie/Richland/Wibaux Counties-
254 AM MDT Sun May 28 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
MDT THIS EVENING FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND
STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent).
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........21-26 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to northwest
                    20 to 30 mph in the late morning.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (15-25 percent).
Min temperature.....41-46.
Max humidity........74-79 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest 5
                    to 15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in the
                    late evening.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
Max temperature.....64-69.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 60s. North
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

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