Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SCEN AND SERN MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
   EVENING FOR ALL OF SOUTHEAST MONTANA... PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
   SOUTH DAKOTA... AND ALL OF SHERIDAN COUNTY WYOMING...

...VERY WINDY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MONDAY AND TUESDAY...

...FRONTAL PASSAGE MONDAY WITH INCREASED THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY
CENTRAL AND WESTERN AREAS...

.DISCUSSION...

TODAY...PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES WILL PREVAIL ONCE AGAIN
TODAY. THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM
THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING WITH INCREASING CHANCES THIS
EVENING FOR ZONES 123-125.

MONDAY...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WESTERN ZONES
LATE TONIGHT...THE CENTRAL ZONES BY MID MORNING...AND THE FAR
EASTERN ZONES DURING THE AFTERNOON. SHOWER/THUNDERSTORM CHANCES
WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL ZONES LATE MORNING
INTO THE AFTERNOON AND THE FAR EASTERN ZONES BY LATE AFTERNOON. IN
ADDITION...THE EASTERN ZONES WILL SEE HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS AHEAD
OF THE FRONT. WIND GUSTS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL BE 40 TO 45 MPH.
THESE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY TUESDAY. AS A RESULT OF
THE WINDS AND DRY CONDITIONS AHEAD OF THE FRONT...A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ZONES 130 TO 133 AND WYOMING ZONE 274
MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. HOOLEY

MTZ123-262215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-87 AT 5000 FEET...69-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-27 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...23-33 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-58 AT 5000 FEET...43-53 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-69 AT 5000 FEET...52-62 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........20 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........46-56 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........29 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 48. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 45 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 83.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 78 TO 88.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 58. HIGHS 79 TO 89.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 76 TO 86.

$$

MTZ124-262215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-85.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........88-93 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........55-60 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........27 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 78 TO 83. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 84 TO 89. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

MTZ125-262215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-91.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-82 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-76.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-44 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS
69 TO 74. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 85 TO 90. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 86 TO 91.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 83 TO 88.

$$

MTZ126-262215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-88 AT 5000 FEET...72-82 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-27 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...21-31 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61 AT 5000 FEET...46-56 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........60-70 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...66-76 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-81 AT 5000 FEET...61-71 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-44 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...41-51 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS
64 TO 71. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 74 TO 82.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 61. HIGHS 80 TO 88. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
57 TO 62. HIGHS 82 TO 89.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 79 TO 87.

$$

MTZ127-262215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-73.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........45-50 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........24 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS
67 TO 72. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 59. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 84 TO 89. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 60 TO 65. HIGHS 86 TO 91.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

MTZ128-262215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY
  CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........22 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS
73 TO 78. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 90 TO 95. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 91 TO 96.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 88 TO 93.

$$

MTZ129-262215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-90 AT 5000 FEET...71-81 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-23 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...19-25 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-63 AT 5000 FEET...52-59 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-76 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-80 AT 5000 FEET...65-73 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........20 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 51. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO
53. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
50 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 73 TO 83.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 62. HIGHS 79 TO 89. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 80 TO 90.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 77 TO 87.

$$

MTZ130-262215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-73 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......83-88.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 71 TO 76. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 90 TO 95.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 92 TO 97.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 89 TO 94.

$$

MTZ131-262215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......92-97.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........13-18 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......58-63.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-76 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-91.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS
49 TO 54. HIGHS 69 TO 74. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
AROUND 45 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 82 TO 87.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 88 TO 93. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 90 TO 95.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 87 TO 92.

$$

MTZ132-262215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-76 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COOLER...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS WARM. WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 69 TO 74. WEST WINDS
15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 87 TO 92.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60 TO 65. HIGHS 87 TO 92.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 86 TO 91.

$$

MTZ133-262215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......92-97.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........85-90 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......93-98.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND
ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 70 TO
75. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 82 TO 87.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 87 TO 92.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 88 TO 93.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90.

$$

WYZ274-262215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......92-97.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........14-19 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE WEST OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......84-89.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 52. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS
47 TO 52. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 82 TO 87.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 87 TO 92.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 90 TO 95.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 87 TO 92.

$$

WYZ284-262215-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
257 AM MDT SUN JUL 26 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-77.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........57-62 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY
  CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-74.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 41. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 64 TO 69. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 69 TO 74.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 69 TO 74.

$$

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