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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SCen and SErn Montana
National Weather Service Billings MT
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...Red Flag Warning in effect until 10 PM MDT this evening for most
   of Southeast Montana... and portions of Northwest South Dakota...

.DISCUSSION...

...Hot with Low RH Sunday...
...Cold Front with Gusty Shifting Winds Monday...

Hot and dry today with temperatures in the 90s and RH values in
the low teens expected across the district. Eastern zones will
see gusty northwest winds this afternoon and evening, but will
see mainly light winds elsewhere. Winds in the east will taper off
after sunset. Sunday looks warmer and drier with a strong cold
front expected by early Monday morning. Winds for Sunday appear to
be light at this time, but will watch FROPA timing closely for
stronger potential. Monday will be cooler and windy with isolated
thunder activity. Additional storms are expected later next week.
AAG

MTZ123-222215-
Gallatin National Forest-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......80-87 at 5000 feet...71-81 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Min humidity..........15-24 percent at 5000 feet...17-27 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......50-57 at 5000 feet...44-54 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........56-66 percent at 5000 feet...65-75 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph overnight.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......85-94 at 5000 feet...76-86 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........15-22 percent at 5000 feet...17-26 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 52 to 62. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
52 to 62. Highs 79 to 86. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51 to 59. Highs 74 to 84. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51 to 59. Highs 74 to 83. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51 to 59. Highs 77 to 86.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs 77 to
86.

$$

MTZ124-222215-
Wheatland County/Sweet Grass County-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......85-90.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity..........16-21 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......51-56.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........59-64 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........7 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......91-96.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 56 to 61. West winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
54 to 59. Highs 82 to 87. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54 to 59. Highs 78 to 83. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54 to 59. Highs 77 to 82. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54 to 59. Highs 83 to 88.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
84 to 89.

$$

MTZ125-222215-
Stillwater County-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......84-89.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......57-62.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity..........48-53 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......91-96.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the
   morning...becoming southeast 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 61 to 66. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57 to 63. Highs 82 to 87. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 56 to 61. Highs 76 to 81. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57 to 62. Highs 76 to 81. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57 to 62. Highs 82 to 87.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
83 to 88.

$$

MTZ126-222215-
Beartooth Ranger District Custer National Forest-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Patchy smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......80-88 at 5000 feet...69-79 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity..........17-22 percent at 5000 feet...21-31 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the
   morning...becoming northeast 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridgetop.............West 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......58-63 at 5000 feet...47-57 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........38-48 percent at 5000 feet...52-62 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 10 mph in the
   evening...becoming southwest overnight.
*  Ridgetop.............Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......84-93 at 5000 feet...76-86 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........13-19 percent at 5000 feet...18-28 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 61 to 66. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 56 to 65. Highs 81 to 90. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 56 to 63. Highs 75 to 85. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57 to 63. Highs 76 to 86. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57 to 63. Highs 80 to 88.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs 81 to
90.

$$

MTZ127-222215-
Golden Valley County/Musselshell county-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......85-90.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity..........13-18 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......62-67.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........35-40 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......91-96.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........12-17 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............South winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 66 to 71. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 61 to 68. Highs 80 to 85. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 60 to 65. Highs 78 to 83. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 61 to 66. Highs 78 to 83. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 62 to 67. Highs 83 to 88.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
85 to 90.

$$

MTZ128-222215-
Yellowstone County-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......90-95.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity..........12-17 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......59-64.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Max humidity..........49-54 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......95-100.
*   24 hr trend.........5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........11-16 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 64 to 69. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
62 to 67. Highs 86 to 91. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 61 to 66. Highs 83 to 88. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 62 to 67. Highs 83 to 88. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 62 to 67. Highs 87 to 92.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
90 to 95.

$$

MTZ129-222215-
Crow Indian Reservation/Bighorn Canyon Rec Area-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......79-89 at 5000 feet...71-80 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Min humidity..........16-24 percent at 5000 feet...20-25 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......58-64 at 5000 feet...55-60 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity..........44-49 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming southeast overnight.
*  Ridgetop.............Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......83-93 at 5000 feet...76-85 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........13-22 percent at 5000 feet...19-24 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 61 to 67. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
59 to 67. Highs 78 to 88. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 59 to 64. Highs 75 to 85. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 58 to 64. Highs 75 to 84. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 58 to 64. Highs 77 to 86.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
79 to 89.

$$

MTZ130-222215-
Northern Rosebud/Northern Treasure Counties-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......90-95.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity..........12-17 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......60-65.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........52-57 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........7 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming east 5 to 10 mph overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......97-102.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........11-16 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............South winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 67 to 72. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 63 to 69. Highs 88 to 93. North
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 62 to 67. Highs 85 to 90. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 63 to 68. Highs 85 to 90. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 63 to 68. Highs 89 to 94.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 91 to 96.

$$

MTZ131-222215-
Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation/Ashland Ranger District
Custer Natl Forest-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......89-94.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity..........13-18 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......56-61.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........56-61 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........11 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph overnight.
*  Ridgetop.............Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......93-98.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........12-17 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............South 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 62 to 67. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
61 to 66. Highs 88 to 93. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 61 to 66. Highs 85 to 90. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 61 to 66. Highs 83 to 88. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 60 to 65. Highs 85 to 90.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
88 to 93.

$$

MTZ132-222215-
Custer County-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......87-92.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........7 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......58-63.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........57-62 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........15 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming east overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......92-97.
*   24 hr trend.........5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............South winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 65 to 70. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 62 to 67. Highs 87 to 92. North
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 60 to 65. Highs 83 to 88. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 60 to 65. Highs 81 to 86. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 61 to 66. Highs 84 to 89.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
87 to 92.

$$

MTZ133-222215-
Sioux Ranger District Custer National Forest-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Areas of smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......90-95.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......56-61.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity..........70-75 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........28 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......90-95.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Min humidity..........19-24 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 62 to 67. Southeast winds 5 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
60 to 65. Highs 92 to 97. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 59 to 64. Highs 85 to 90. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 59 to 64. Highs 79 to 84. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 59 to 64. Highs 84 to 89.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
87 to 92.

$$

WYZ274-222215-
Sheridan County-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny. Patchy smoke in the morning.
* Max temperature.......88-93.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Light winds.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......53-58.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........65-70 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph overnight.
*  Ridgetop.............Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......93-98.
*   24 hr trend.........5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........17-22 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Light winds.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 57 to 62. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
57 to 62. Highs 87 to 92. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 58 to 63. Highs 82 to 87. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 58 to 63. Highs 80 to 85. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57 to 62. Highs 84 to 89.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Highs
86 to 91.

$$

WYZ284-222215-
Bighorn National Forest-
322 AM MDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Today...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......70-75.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Min humidity..........26-31 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........8 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......West winds 5 to 10 mph in the
   morning...becoming north 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......45-50.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity..........64-69 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......74-79.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........22-27 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......South winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50 to 55. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50 to 55. Highs 68 to 73. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50 to 55. Highs 66 to 71. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 49 to 54. Highs 63 to 68. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 49 to 54. Highs 67 to 72.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 67 to 72.

$$

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