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
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE FIRE DISTRICT FROM WEST TO EAST
TODAY. THE FRONT WILL IMPACT WESTERN ZONES LATE THIS
AFTERNOON...CROSS THROUGH BILLINGS AROUND 6 PM...AND IMPACT THE
WESTERN DAKOTAS A LITTLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE
EXPECTED BEHIND THE FRONT...WITH AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM
POSSIBLE. STRONG AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS ARE ALSO
EXPECTED...WITH GUSTS OF 35 TO 50 MPH . AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT AN
ISOLATED SHOWER IS POSSIBLE IN WESTERN MOUNTAIN ZONES...BUT
OTHERWISE WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS PLAINS
ZONES. WEDNESDAY WILL SEE COOLER TEMPERATURES AND A RETURN TO DRY
WEATHER BY THE AFTERNOON. AAG

MTZ123-212215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-65 AT 5000 FEET...47-57 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...42-52 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-43 AT 5000 FEET...28-38 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-93 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...87-97 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   40 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......48-58 AT 5000 FEET...42-52 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-42 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...44-54 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 43. SOUTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 57 TO 67.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 44. HIGHS
59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 48 TO 58.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 46 TO 56.

$$

MTZ124-212215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............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 RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-42.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........86-91 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-34 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 41. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 62 TO 67. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 59 TO 64. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 62 TO 67.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 39.
HIGHS 52 TO 57.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 48 TO 53.

$$

MTZ125-212215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-73.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 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..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-45.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-82 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 42.
HIGHS 54 TO 59.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 49 TO 54.

$$

MTZ126-212215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-71 AT 5000 FEET...55-65 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-30 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...31-41 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-45 AT 5000 FEET...31-40 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...76-86 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   30 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-61 AT 5000 FEET...47-57 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-36 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...31-41 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE MORNING.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 44. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 59 TO 67.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 48. HIGHS 60 TO 68. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 46. HIGHS
62 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 49 TO 57.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
43 TO 53.

$$

MTZ127-212215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-74.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 40 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
   IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 48. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 61 TO 66. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 44.
HIGHS 52 TO 57.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 47 TO 52.

$$

MTZ128-212215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............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 RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 46. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 69 TO 74.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 70 TO 75.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 44.
HIGHS 57 TO 62.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 53 TO 58.

$$

MTZ129-212215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIG HORN CANYON REC AREA-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-75 AT 5000 FEET...59-68 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-28 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...24-30 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......38-44 AT 5000 FEET...37-42 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...72-82 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   35 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64 AT 5000 FEET...49-56 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-37 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...31-40 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE MORNING.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 43. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 61 TO 71.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 60 TO 70. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 48. HIGHS 63 TO 73.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 50 TO 60.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 44 TO 54.

$$

MTZ130-212215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 42. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 68 TO 73.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 66 TO 71. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 42.
HIGHS 58 TO 63.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 52 TO 57.

$$

MTZ131-212215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-82.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......41-46.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-88 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   35 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 68 TO 73. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40.
HIGHS 57 TO 62.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 53 TO 58.

$$

MTZ132-212215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-49.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-85 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........37-42 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 43.
HIGHS 54 TO 59.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 48 TO 53.

$$

MTZ133-212215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-81.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........66-71 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 42. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 66 TO 71. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 63 TO 68. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS
58 TO 63.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 51 TO 56.

$$

WYZ274-212215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-83.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......38-43.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-88 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   30 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-34 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 37. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 73 TO 78.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 38.
HIGHS 58 TO 63.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 53 TO 58.

$$

WYZ284-212215-
BIG HORN NATIONAL FOREST-
434 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-30 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......30-35.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-83 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........40-45 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 55 TO 60. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 36. HIGHS 57 TO 62.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND
SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 33. HIGHS 42 TO 47.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
37 TO 42.

$$

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