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
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
   SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET FOR ALL OF SOUTH CENTRAL
   MONTANA... ALL OF SOUTHEAST MONTANA... PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST SOUTH
   DAKOTA... AND ALL OF SHERIDAN COUNTY WYOMING...

.DISCUSSION...
WARMER AND DRIER CONDITIONS RETURN TO THE REGION TODAY INTO
SATURDAY BEFORE A STRONG COLD FRONT PUSHES ACROSS THE REGION
SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE
TO BE WELL ABOVE NORMAL WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITIES DROPPING INTO THE
TEENS. HIGHEST CONCERNS ARE FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
WHEN THE WARM TEMPERATURES...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND VERY
STRONG WINDS COMBINE TO PRODUCE DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.
ALONG AND BEHIND THE FRONT...WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST WITH
GUSTS LIKELY OVER 50 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL HIGHER GUSTS. LOCAL
SHOWER ACTIVITY COULD RESULT IN EVEN STRONGER WINDS. FRIEDERS

MTZ123-272215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-69 AT 5000 FEET...54-64 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-32 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-47 AT 5000 FEET...33-43 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........61-71 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...70-80 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
   MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64 AT 5000 FEET...48-58 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...26-36 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 45 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 35 TO 50 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS
28 TO 38. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 53 TO 63. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 55 TO 65. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO 61. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 44 TO 54.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 40 TO 50.

$$

MTZ124-272215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-73.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......41-46.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........67-72 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
   50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 37. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 62 TO 67. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 39. HIGHS
57 TO 62. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 33.
HIGHS 49 TO 54.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS 46 TO 51.

$$

MTZ125-272215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........51-56 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
   50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS
35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 61 TO 66. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 62 TO 67. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS
60 TO 65. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35.
HIGHS 51 TO 56.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS 46 TO 51.

$$

MTZ126-272215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-70 AT 5000 FEET...52-62 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-29 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-48 AT 5000 FEET...36-44 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........56-66 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...62-72 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-69 AT 5000 FEET...52-62 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-25 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...23-33 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 45 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 35 TO 50 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS
35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 42. HIGHS 54 TO 63. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 57 TO 65. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 56 TO 64. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND
SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 34. HIGHS 47 TO 54.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 43 TO 48.

$$

MTZ127-272215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........55-60 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
   55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED
SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 44. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 60 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 58 TO 63. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 61 TO 66. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 45. HIGHS
58 TO 63. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 38.
HIGHS 49 TO 54.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 45 TO 50.

$$

MTZ128-272215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-76.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........57-62 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-75.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
   30 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS
38 TO 43. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 64 TO 69. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 66 TO 71. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 45. HIGHS
64 TO 69. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40.
HIGHS 56 TO 61.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS 51 TO 56.

$$

MTZ129-272215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-70 AT 5000 FEET...52-60 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-32 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...30-37 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-49.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........56-61 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY SUNNY
  WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-70 AT 5000 FEET...52-60 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-27 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...28-37 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY IN THE AFTERNOON. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20
   MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
34 TO 41. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
55 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 54 TO 64.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 56 TO 66. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS
55 TO 65. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO
37. HIGHS 46 TO 56.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS 41 TO 51.

$$

MTZ130-272215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-75.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-50.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY SUNNY
  WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10
   TO 20 MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
   GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
36 TO 41. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
50 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 63 TO 68.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 67 TO 72. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS
68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO
39. HIGHS 56 TO 61.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 53 TO 58.

$$

MTZ131-272215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-30 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......41-46.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN
   THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO
40. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 62 TO 67.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 65 TO 70. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS
68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS 55 TO
60.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 51 TO 56.

$$

MTZ132-272215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-73 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-77.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN
   THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
36 TO 41. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
55 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 45. HIGHS 60 TO 65.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 64 TO 69. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 46. HIGHS
67 TO 72. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO
40. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 51 TO 56.

$$

MTZ133-272215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......36-41.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-92 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN
   THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
36 TO 41. NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
55 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 59 TO 64.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 65 TO 70. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS
68 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 40. HIGHS 54 TO
59.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 53 TO 58.

$$

WYZ274-272215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING BELOW 7000 FEET...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-73.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......41-46.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-81.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH IN
   THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO
39. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 62 TO 67.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 65 TO 70. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS
68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO
35. HIGHS 54 TO 59.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS 49 TO 54.

$$

WYZ284-272215-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
326 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......49-54.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........37-42 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-39.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
24 TO 29. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS 45 TO 50. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 31. HIGHS 45 TO 50. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 48 TO 53. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
17 TO 22. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 32 TO 37.

$$

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