Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "Ford Creek 2"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  9/18/16
               TIME:  1135
       PROJECT NAME:  Ford Creek 2
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  USFS - Helena Lewis and Clark NF
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Russ Owens
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
                FAX:  (406) 731-5301
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (406) 731-5300
           LOCATION:
              STATE:  MT
               DLAT:   47.41053
               DLON:   112.68553
           EXPOSURE:  North
          FUEL TYPE:  Timber/Grass
         SHELTERING:  PARTIAL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  5000
      TOP ELEVATION:  5600
       SIZE (ACRES):  150

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
Just below RX ELEV=4991 TIME=0900 WIND=6-8 G14 SW T=55 TW=45 RH=48 TD= 40% Cloud Cover
Just below RX ELEV=4991 TIME=1000 WIND=4-6 G16 SW T=57 TW=47 RH=49 TD= 60% Cloud Cover
Just below RX ELEV=4991 TIME=1100 WIND=4-6 G12 SW T=57 TW=48 RH=54 TD= 50% Cloud Cover
 ELEV= TIME= WIND= T= TW= RH= TD=

...REMARKS...
More detailed projection for the winds.  Primarily looking at what
the winds are doing for tomorrow. Benchmark RAWS took .4 when looked.
 0930-1030 light intermitand showers noted.

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
        CLOUDS/WEATHER: 1,1,1
CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN: 1,1,1
           TEMPERATURE: 1,1,1
     RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,1
          20 FOOT WIND: 1,1,1
        RIDGE TOP WIND: 1,1,1
      SMOKE DISPERSION: 0,0,0

SITE:  TFX
OFILE:  20160918.FORDC.01
TIMEZONE:  MST7MDT



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