Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...
MONTANA WILL BE UNDER BROAD SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WITH NO WEATHER
SYSTEMS OR PRECIPITATION EXPECTED THROUGH MIDDAY WEDNESDAY. MAIN
IMPACT THROUGH TOMORROW WILL BE BREEZY-TO-GUSTY GENERAL WINDS AS
STRONGER WINDS ALOFT ARE MIXED DOWN TO THE SURFACE. DRY CONDITIONS
WILL ALLOW HUMIDITY VALUES TO DROP INTO THE 15-25 PERCENT RANGE
ACROSS THE REGION TOMORROW BUT WINDS STRONG ENOUGH FOR CRITICAL
FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE CONFINED TO THE NORTHWEST
DISTRICTS.

MTZ112-011015-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL/EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY-
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM MDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT DOWN...4 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-83...63-70 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT...23-29 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-54.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-74 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-77...53-62 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-32 PERCENT...32-42 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S.

$$

MTZ113-011015-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-24 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 6 HIGH (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-54.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-75 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-82.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S.

$$

MTZ114-011015-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT-
ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-52...41-49 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-79 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-82...63-73 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT...23-30 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-52.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-74 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT UP...UNCHANGED HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-77...54-64 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-34 PERCENT...36-46 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY...A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.LABOR DAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

MTZ115-011015-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........62-72 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 PERCENT DOWN...30 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH AFTER
      MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86...74-80 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 6 HIGH (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...5 DEGREES UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........52-62 PERCENT...37-45 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...19 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-85...73-81 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL HAINES
  5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S.

$$

MTZ116-011015-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-49.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........74-84 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-80...68-75 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-25 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-51.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...5 DEGREES UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........60-70 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......16 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-70.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-36 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...THUNDERSTORMS AND
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S.

$$

MTZ117-011015-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-52.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-74 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-85...69-78 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-55.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........51-61 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN...17 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-81...68-76 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-26 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S.

$$

MTZ118-011015-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
411 PM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-50.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-75 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-85...69-78 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY SMOKE.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........58-68 PERCENT...48-58 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-85...66-76 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-27 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY SMOKE AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.LABOR DAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S.

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