Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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Spot Forecast for Limberger Fire...USFS
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
1015 PM MDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 2300 MDT on July 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...High pressure ridge will persist over the burn area
through mid-day Thursday for mostly clear, dry and warm conditions.
Upper level trough approaches region late Thursday with surface
winds increasing during the afternoon. Front expected to move
through burn area between 6 PM and 10 PM MDT Thursday evening with
increasingly strong and gusty winds through the evening hours
before diminishing late. Friday expected to be a bit cooler but
continued breezy.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....47-52.
Max humidity........61-66 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming
                    southwest after midnight.
 Ridgetop...........Variable winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming
                    west 8 to 15 mph towards morning.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....81-86.
Min humidity........12-17 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West winds 5 to 10 mph...increasing to 10 to
                    15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........West winds 15 to 22 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....46-51.
Max humidity........66-71 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25
                    mph...diminishing to 5 to 10 mph after
                    midnight.
 Ridgetop...........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........16-21 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West winds 5 to 10 mph...increasing to 10 to
                    15 mph with gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.

$$
Forecaster...mpj
Requested by...Spint
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713039.0/TFX
.EMAIL matthew.jackson@noaa.gov


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