Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKSHOT RX
National Weather Service Missoula MT
1023 AM MDT Fri Sep 30 2016

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1030 PDT on September 30.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Mostly sunny conditions will continue until this
afternoon when the burn area should see some cumulus build up,
with an increase in southwesterly winds gusting up to 18 mph.
Showers and thunderstorms should hold off until this evening and
overnight tonight. Due to the increase in moisture, overnight RH
values should recover quite nicely. Winds overnight tonight will
become stronger as the front approaches, gusting up to 25 mph.
Saturday morning linger showers can be expected with a continued
breezy day.

.TODAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny becoming partly cloudy
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Max Temperature.....Bottom: 72-76.
                      Top:    65-70
* Min Humidity........25-30 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........South 8-13 mph with gusts up to 18 mph in
  the afternoon.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 6500 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........South 15 mph.

.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Slight chance of rain showers and thunderstorms in the
  evening...then chance of rain showers after midnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.
* Min Temperature.....41-46.
* Max Humidity........70-75 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........South 6-13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
  evening after sunset.
* Mixing Height.......6500 ft agl decreasing to 500 ft agl after
  midnight.
* Mixing Winds........West 15 mph.

.SATURDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny.
  Chance of rain showers in the morning.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.
* Max Temperature.....54-59.
* Min Humidity........30-35 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Northeast around 6 mph becoming west-
  southwest 10-12 mph with gusts 18 mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height.......500 ft agl increasing to 6000 ft agl in the
  afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........West 15 mph.

$$
FORECASTER...Robinson

REQUESTED BY...Ashley Schultz
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160930.BUCKS.01/MSO



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