Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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Spot Forecast for Richard Coulee...BLM
National Weather Service Billings MT
649 PM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1900 MDT on June 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office if you have questions or concerns with
this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
A band of light showers or sprinkles, moving from NW to SE, has
developed nearby and may impact the fire through 9 pm this
evening. There will be no lightning with this activity, and there
is no chance of a wetting rain. Northwest winds will gust 15-25
mph on exposed slopes and ridges through sunset, then decrease.
Saturday will be dry with a weaker northwest wind.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated light showers or sprinkles
                    through 9 pm.
LAL.................1...no thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....43-48.
Max humidity........60-65 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest 5-15 mph becoming light and variable
                    overnight.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest 15-25 mph decreasing to 5-15 mph after
                    sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Scattered afternoon cumulus.
LAL.................1...no thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........23-28 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable early, then northwest 6-12 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest 10-20 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.

$$
Forecaster...Lester
Requested by...Amy Lancaster
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711506.0/BYZ
.EMAIL BLM_MT_MCC@blm.gov



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