Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for BLUE BAY
National Weather Service Missoula MT
447 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 MDT on August 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Expect another night of poor relative humidity
recoveries tonight under a persistent ridge of high pressure.
This ridge will continue through much of Wednesday. Late in the
afternoon the ridge will begin to break down. Expect an increase
in instability and even a very slight potential for a thunderstorm
overnight. A mainly dry cold front will move through western
Montana Thursday and bring a slight potential for thunderstorms
and increase in southwest winds.


.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Clear with smokey skies.
* Min Temperature.....57-62.
* Max Humidity........34-44 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Downslope 1-3 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl decreasing to
                      less than 100 ft after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........South 5 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.WEDNESDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny with smokey skies.
* Max Temperature.....80-85.
* Min Humidity........14-19 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest 5-10 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......0-1500 ft agl.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 10 mph.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

$$
Forecaster...RPN

Requested by...BOB MCCREA
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714328.8/MSO



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