Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MISSOURI RIVER FIRE...LEWISTOWN FIRE DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
423 PM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1604 MDT ON JULY 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT CROSSING THE BURN AREA LATE SUNDAY EVENING WILL BRING
INCREASING COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WINDS WILL
ROTATE OVERNIGHT FROM EAST THROUGH NORTH TO NORTHWEST...THEN STRENGTHEN
ON MONDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL BE MUCH COOLER MONDAY WITH WIDESPREAD
PRECIPITATION MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT. RAINFALL TOTALS OF 0.5 TO 0.9
INCHES ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. PRECIPITATION WILL END TUESDAY
MORNING. TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TO REBOUND TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY BUT
REMAIN BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGES.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................35 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PERIODS OF RAIN, MODERATE AT TIMES.
CWR.................85 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-67 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 TO 25 MPH

$$
FORECASTER...NUTTER
REQUESTED BY...BOOTH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150726.MISSO.02/TFX


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