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
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COOL AND WET WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION
TODAY AND THROUGH THE WEEKEND. RAIN WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES ACROSS
THE FIRE DISTRICT WITH SNOW POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
MORNING ABOVE 10000 FEET. RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE
POSSIBLE OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS FOR TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT. LOOK FOR TEMPERATURES TO RUN 10 TO 20 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL
FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. MINIMUM RH`S TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY WILL RUN AROUND 55 PERCENT WITH EXCELLENT RECOVERIES
EXPECTED DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. RICHMOND

MTZ123-222215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-68 AT 5000 FEET...51-61 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........60-70 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...70-80 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-52 AT 5000 FEET...38-48 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-99 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-62 AT 5000 FEET...46-56 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........57-67 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...64-74 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 46. HIGHS 59 TO 69. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 39 TO 48. HIGHS 61 TO 71. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 65 TO 75. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 71 TO 81.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 74 TO 84.

$$

MTZ124-222215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-63.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........77-82 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........73-78 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 47. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 61 TO 66. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 63 TO 68. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 77 TO 82.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 80 TO 85.

$$

MTZ125-222215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........77-82 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........22 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-54.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........71-76 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 66 TO 71. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 81 TO 86.

$$

MTZ126-222215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-67 AT 5000 FEET...52-62 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........62-72 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...70-80 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53 AT 5000 FEET...41-51 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........89-99 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...91-100 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-66 AT 5000 FEET...49-59 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........65-75 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...67-77 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 49. HIGHS 60 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 50. HIGHS 62 TO 70. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 53. HIGHS 66 TO 73. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 57. HIGHS 73 TO 79.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 76 TO 83.

$$

MTZ127-222215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........92-97 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........79-84 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 49. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 63 TO 68. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS
68 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 81 TO 86.

$$

MTZ128-222215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........63-68 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................5...MORE THAN 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........89-94 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........68-73 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 78. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90.

$$

MTZ129-222215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIG HORN CANYON REC AREA-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-69 AT 5000 FEET...55-62 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........61-71 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...69-79 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-56 AT 5000 FEET...44-49 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........95-100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-65 AT 5000 FEET...52-58 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........69-79 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...73-81 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 50. HIGHS 58 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 42 TO 51. HIGHS 61 TO 71. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 70 TO 80.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 85.

$$

MTZ130-222215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-77.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........89-94 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........66-71 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
47 TO 52. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 77. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90.

$$

MTZ131-222215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-77.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........49-54 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............LIGHT WINDS.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........91-96 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........57-62 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 69 TO 74. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 71 TO 76. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 84 TO 89.

$$

MTZ132-222215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-74.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........61-66 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........94-99 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 61 TO 66. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
48 TO 53. HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 67 TO 72. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 80 TO 85.

$$

MTZ133-222215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........56-61 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-98 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-74.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 52. HIGHS 63 TO 68. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 52. HIGHS 68 TO 73. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 66 TO 71. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 80 TO 85.

$$

WYZ274-222215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-76.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........51-56 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........91-96 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........55-60 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 71 TO 76. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 72 TO 77. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90.

$$

WYZ284-222215-
BIG HORN NATIONAL FOREST-
426 AM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........67-72 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................5...MORE THAN 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-45.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........100 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   BECOMING LIGHT OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.SATURDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........76-81 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 42. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 48 TO 53. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 52 TO 57. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 53 TO 58. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 60 TO 65.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 70.

$$

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