Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Center Ridge
National Weather Service Missoula MT
1040 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

Forecast is based on request time of 0858 PDT on July 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...The first wave of showers has moved off to the east
this morning so only a few showers are possible before noon.
Showers are already developing to the west and these should pass
over the fire this afternoon bringing a chance for wetting rains
and thunderstorms. Northwest winds are also going to increase
this afternoon and again look to increase overnight. The
strongest winds appear to be around midnight before decreasing a
bit Tuesday morning. Tuesday will be warmer and drier.

.Today...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers in the morning.
  Better chance for showers in the afternoon and a chance for
  thunderstorms.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.
* Max Temperature.....57-62.
* Min Humidity........45-50 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 2-6 mph becoming northwest 8-12 mph
  in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height.......1000 ft agl increasing to 5000 ft agl in
  the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Northwest 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........3 very low.

.Tonight...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the
  evening.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...30 percent.
* Min Temperature.....47-51.
* Max Humidity........55-60 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........West 15-20 mph.
* Mixing Height.......5000 ft agl decreasing to less than 100 ft
  agl after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 10 mph.
* LAL.................2.

.Tuesday...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Max Temperature.....64-69.
* Min Humidity........20-25 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 5-8 mph.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 6500 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 10 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.

$$
FORECASTER...Kitsmiller

REQUESTED BY...Margaret williams
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150727.CENTE.01/MSO



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