Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SCEN AND SERN MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY
   EVENING FOR ALL OF SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...ALL OF SOUTHEAST
   MONTANA...PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST SOUTH DAKOTA...ALL OF SHERIDAN
   COUNTY WYOMING...AND ALL OF THE BIG HORN NATIONAL FOREST...

.DISCUSSION...

UPDATED FORECAST TO INCREASE OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURES AND
DECREASE RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERIES...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGHER
HILLS AND FOOTHILLS. THERMAL BELTS WILL BE ACTIVE TONIGHT. COULD
SEE AN ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWER WEST OF BILLINGS OVERNIGHT OTHERWISE
DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED. REMOVED MENTION OF THUNDERSTORMS.
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED OVERNIGHT ESPECIALLY OVER
EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE DISTRICT. CHAMBERS


...INCREASING WINDS OVER WESTERN ZONES THURSDAY...

PREVIOUS DISCUSSION...EVERYTHING STILL POINTING TO A STRONG
FRONTAL PASSAGE ON FRIDAY. IN THE MEAN TIME...GUSTY SOUTHEAST
WINDS OVER SOUTHEAST ZONES WILL DECREASE THIS EVENING. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDESTORMS PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS WILL DEVELOP OVER
WESTERN ZONES LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE NEXT TWO DAYS
WILL STAY HOT AND DRY WITH HUMIDITY VALUES FALLING INTO THE TEENS
WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE 90S. WINDS WILL INCREASE SOME OVER
WESTERN ZONES...MAINLY AT RIDGE TOP LEVELS ON THURSDAY. THE
BIGGEST FIRE WEATHER IMPACT WILL BE ON FRIDAY WITH THE ARRIVAL OF
A STRONG COLD FRONT. WINDS WILL INCREASE AHEAD OF THE FRONT AND
SWITCH DRAMATICALLY TO THE NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH WITH
FRONTAL PASSAGE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WIL DEVELOP WITH THE
FRONT. A FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THIS FRONTAL
PASSAGE. MUCH COOLER WEATHER WILL COME IN FOR THE WEEKEND. TWH

MTZ123-011015-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. ISOLATED
  SPRINKLES.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-66 AT 5000 FEET...51-61 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........41-51 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...45-55 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-89 AT 5000 FEET...71-81 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........14-21 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE MORNING.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-59 AT 5000 FEET...45-55 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........57-67 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...59-69 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-82 AT 5000 FEET...66-76 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-24 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10
   TO 20 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
   TO AROUND 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 50. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
40 TO 50. HIGHS 63 TO 71. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 55 TO 64. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 52 TO 61. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS
60 TO 68.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 60 TO 69.

$$

MTZ124-011015-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. ISOLATED
  SPRINKLES.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........52-57 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........20 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE WEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-85.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
42 TO 47. HIGHS 68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 57 TO 62. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 56 TO 61. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS
65 TO 70.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 67 TO 72.

$$

MTZ125-011015-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. ISOLATED
  SPRINKLES.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........25 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........47-52 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE
   AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 52. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
45 TO 50. HIGHS 68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 59 TO 64. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 58 TO 63. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS
65 TO 70.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 67 TO 72.

$$

MTZ126-011015-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. ISOLATED
  SPRINKLES.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......64-71 AT 5000 FEET...56-66 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........30-40 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-89 AT 5000 FEET...73-83 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...20-30 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......58-63 AT 5000 FEET...49-59 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........45-54 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...50-60 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-87 AT 5000 FEET...69-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...20-27 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 55. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO
55. HIGHS 66 TO 74. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 47. HIGHS 57 TO 64. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 48. HIGHS
58 TO 68.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS 63 TO 71.

$$

MTZ127-011015-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE
  NIGHT. ISOLATED SPRINKLES OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......71-76.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   LATE IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......64-69.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........44-49 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......84-89.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 50 TO
55. HIGHS 67 TO 72. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 57 TO 62. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS
62 TO 67.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 67 TO 72.

$$

MTZ128-011015-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........14-19 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-93.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE
   AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
50 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 77. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 61 TO 66. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS
68 TO 73.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

MTZ129-011015-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......64-74 AT 5000 FEET...62-69 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........36-46 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...30-38 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-92 AT 5000 FEET...78-83 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-21 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...19-24 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......59-66 AT 5000 FEET...57-62 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........45-55 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...44-51 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-89 AT 5000 FEET...75-81 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...20-25 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MUCH COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
46 TO 55. HIGHS 63 TO 73. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 47. HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS
58 TO 68.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 60 TO 70.

$$

MTZ130-011015-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......70-75.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........47-52 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......94-99.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........14-19 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........61-66 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......93-98.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........13-18 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 58. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
51 TO 56. HIGHS 72 TO 77. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 52. HIGHS 64 TO 69. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 61 TO 66. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 70 TO 75.

$$

MTZ131-011015-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........59-64 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH IN THE MORNING DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
   AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........13-18 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
49 TO 54. HIGHS 72 TO 77. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 50. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 70 TO 75.

$$

MTZ132-011015-
CUSTER COUNTY-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........59-64 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-69 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
54 TO 59. HIGHS 72 TO 77. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

MTZ133-011015-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-81 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-93.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......92-97.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 56 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
52 TO 58. HIGHS 75 TO 80. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 67 TO 72. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 62 TO 67. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 72 TO 77.

$$

WYZ274-011015-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......93-98.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............LIGHT WINDS.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
47 TO 52. HIGHS 73 TO 78. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 64 TO 69. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS
67 TO 72.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

WYZ284-011015-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
850 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........48-53 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-49.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-73 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........20 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-77.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 44. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO
42. HIGHS 56 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS 47 TO 52. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS 49 TO 54.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
31 TO 36. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 53 TO 58.

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