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
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT FOR ALL OF
   SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...

.DISCUSSION...

A DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE DISTRICT TODAY BRINGING A
CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HOWEVER...THE MAIN WEATHER
FEATURE WILL BE A STRONG PACIFIC FRONT THAT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE
WESTERN ZONES THIS EVENING AND THE FAR EASTERN AREAS LATE TONIGHT.
GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AHEAD OF THE FRONT WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE
WESTERN AREAS WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH WITH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS
POSSIBLE. THE WINDS WILL THEN SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST AND BE GUSTY
BEHIND THE FRONT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE AHEAD OF AND ALONG THE FRONT TODAY INTO TONIGHT.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE SLIGHTLY COOLER THAN YESTERDAY ALONG WITH
HIGHER HUMIDITIES. TEMPERATURES MONDAY WILL COOL TO AROUND NORMAL
READINGS FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR WITH HUMIDITIES IN THE UPPER TEENS
TO LOWER 20S. HOOLEY

MTZ123-302215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-83 AT 5000 FEET...64-74 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-27 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...25-35 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF SMOKE OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-48 AT 5000 FEET...35-45 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-82 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...74-84 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY IN THE EVENING. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30
   MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5
   TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-79 AT 5000 FEET...61-71 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-29 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...26-36 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 43 TO 52.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS
74 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 71 TO 81. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 64 TO 71. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 37 TO 46. HIGHS 57 TO 65.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 61 TO 68.

$$

MTZ124-302215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-83.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. AREAS OF SMOKE OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........81-86 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY IN THE EVENING. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30
   MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 10
   TO 20 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 44 TO 49.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS
80 TO 85. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 79 TO 84. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 64 TO 69. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 60 TO 65.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 63 TO 68.

$$

MTZ125-302215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........63-68 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY IN THE EVENING. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30
   MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
   NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 50 TO 55. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF SMOKE. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS
83 TO 88. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 51. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 62 TO 67.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 64 TO 69.

$$

MTZ126-302215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-84 AT 5000 FEET...68-78 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...22-31 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-53 AT 5000 FEET...39-49 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........56-66 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...63-73 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY IN THE EVENING. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30
   MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
   NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-80 AT 5000 FEET...64-74 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-23 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...22-32 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 60. HIGHS 78 TO 85.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 60. HIGHS 78 TO 84.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 69 TO 75. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41 TO 48. HIGHS 62 TO 68.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 62 TO 68.

$$

MTZ127-302215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-69 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........20 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   40 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 61. HIGHS 82 TO 87. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 54. HIGHS 67 TO 72. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 63 TO 68.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 63 TO 68.

$$

MTZ128-302215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......84-89.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........57-62 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 40 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-85.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 86 TO 91.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 86 TO 91. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 77. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 68 TO 73.

$$

MTZ129-302215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-88 AT 5000 FEET...73-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-26 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...24-29 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53 AT 5000 FEET...45-50 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........63-73 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...68-78 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........36 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY OVERNIGHT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20
   MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE EVENING INCREASING TO 20
   TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-81 AT 5000 FEET...67-72 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 63. HIGHS 78 TO 88.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 62. HIGHS 77 TO 87. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS
67 TO 77. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 43 TO 49. HIGHS 60 TO 70.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 59 TO 69.

$$

MTZ130-302215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-93.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........66-71 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 87 TO 92. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 91 TO 96.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 56. HIGHS 77 TO 82. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

MTZ131-302215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-78 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........34 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-83.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 88 TO 93. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 90 TO 95. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 55. HIGHS
78 TO 83. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 68 TO 73.

$$

MTZ132-302215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........32 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 86 TO 91.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 88 TO 93. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
52 TO 57. HIGHS 74 TO 79.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 70 TO 75.

$$

MTZ133-302215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......93-98.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-82.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 88 TO 93.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 91 TO 96. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 88. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 78 TO 83.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

WYZ274-302215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 54. HIGHS 88 TO 93. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 89 TO 94. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS
79 TO 84. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 68 TO 73.

$$

WYZ284-302215-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
311 AM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-76.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* 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..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-42.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.MONDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 47.
HIGHS 71 TO 76. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 57 TO 62.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 55 TO 60.

$$

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