Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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Spot Forecast for Deep Creek 2...USDA Forest Service
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
223 PM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1500 MDT on October 18.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Strong southwest flow aloft will continue to bring
very windy conditions to the burn area this afternoon and
overnight. While their may be a chance for a shower or two to move
off the Continental Divide, there is very little to no likelihood
for wetting rains. Winds diminish slightly on Thursday with skies
expected to become mostly clear.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....47-52.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Windy. Southwest winds around 30 mph with gusts
                    up to 60 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Windy. Southwest winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts
                    up to 65 mph.
Haines index........2 very low.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy...then becoming partly cloudy. A
                    chance of showers in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....41-46.
Max humidity........74-79 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Windy. Southwest winds around 30 mph with gusts
                    up to 65 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Windy. Southwest winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts
                    up to 70 mph.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....50-55.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts
                    up to 50 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Windy. Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts
                    up to 60 mph.
Haines index........3 very low.

$$
Forecaster...mpj
Requested by...Mark Conway
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1717492.0/TFX
.EMAIL mtgdc@fs.fed.us



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