Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEADOW
National Weather Service Missoula MT
853 PM MDT Tue Jul 26 2016

Forecast is based on request time of 2023 MDT on July 26.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...An upper level wave will track into southeast
British Columbia by early afternoon Wednesday and will help to
initiate thunderstorms over GNP through the evening hours. Threats
include lightning, gusty erratic winds, hail and heavy downpours.
Weak high pressure sets up east of the Continental Divide
Wednesday night into Thursday keeping clouds around, low
temperatures up and a possible northeast breeze.

Long Term Outlook...Warm and drying trend towards Saturday. A
relatively dry cold front is expected to push through by Sunday or
next Monday but following by a short period of cooler and cloudy
weather. Moderating after that.


.TODAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Partly to mostly cloudy. Chance of rain
  showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning...then
  rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms in the
  afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...40 percent.
* Max Temperature.....80-83.
* Min Humidity........36-40 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 1-4 mph in the morning becoming
  northeast 4 to 7 mph by 1 pm. Northerly winds 7 to 12 mph with
  gusts to 20 mph by late afternoon.
* LAL.................3.

.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Chance of rain showers and thunderstorms in the evening through
  midnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.
* Min Temperature.....50-54.
* Max Humidity........81-86 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Northeast 3 to 5 mph.
* LAL.................3.

.THURSDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy in the morning. Partly cloudy
  with a slight chance for rain showers over the higher terrain to
  the east.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...Less than 10 percent.
* Max Temperature.....79-83.
* Min Humidity........30-35 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Northeast 3-6 mph becoming southwest around
  5 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL.................2.

$$
FORECASTER...Noble/Leach

REQUESTED BY...Jeremy Harker
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160726.MEADO.01/MSO


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