Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
000
FNUS75 KBYZ 282322
FWSBYZ

Spot Forecast for LOCKHART...NPS
National Weather Service Billings MT
522 PM MDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1800 MDT on June 28.
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 showers and thunderstorms is currently moving through
the fire site with some gusty winds out of the northwest 20 to 30
mph possible through 6 PM tonight. Bands of showers and weak
thunderstorms will continue to move off the Absarokas and eastward
through the fire site during the evening hours. A front stalls
over the area tonight keeping chances for showers and
thunderstorms in the forecast Thursday late morning through
Thursday evening. Conditions dry out and warm up as we head into
Friday. Walsh

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening...then Scattered
                    rain showers overnight.
LAL.................3...9 to 15 strikes/15 min/cell.
Min temperature.....53-58.
Max humidity........77-82 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Gusty winds 20 to 30 mph out of the northwest
                    through 6 PM as a line of showers and thunderstorms
                    move through the fire site. After, Generally west winds
                    5 to 10 mph but winds could be gusty and erratic
                    due to thunderstorms through the early evening.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
CWR.................60 percent.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with Scattered rain showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
LAL.................4...16 to 25 strikes/15 min/cell.
Max temperature.....62-68.
Min humidity........46-51 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........North 10 to 20 mph.
Haines index........2.
CWR.................50 percent.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers with
                    isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
LAL.................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........79-84 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    evening.
 Ridgetop...........North 10 to 20 mph.
CWR.................20 percent.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
LAL.................1...no thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....71-76.
Min humidity........23-28 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
 Ridgetop...........West 5 to 15 mph.
Haines index........2.
CWR.................0 percent.

$$
Forecaster...Walsh
Requested by...Shawn Gettings - IC
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711812.0/BYZ
.EMAIL codydispatch@gmail.com



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.