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
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...
UPDATED...BEST CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION WILL BE OVER SOUTHEAST
MONTANA INTO THE WESTERN DAKOTAS TODAY. BEST CHANCE FOR A
THUNDERSTORM WILL BE WEST OF A ROUNDUP TO SHERIDAN LINE. RH VALUES
WILL BE ABOVE NORMAL THIS AFTERNOON WITH A LIGHT NORTHERLY WIND IN
PLACE. CHAMBERS

MTZ123-282215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND
  ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
  PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-83 AT 5000 FEET...65-75 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-38 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...39-49 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 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. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-56 AT 5000 FEET...44-54 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-84 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............EAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-88 AT 5000 FEET...70-80 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-28 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...28-38 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............LIGHT WINDS.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 59. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 83 TO 92. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
50 TO 60. HIGHS 82 TO 92. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 80 TO 89. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 80 TO 90.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 76 TO 84.

$$

MTZ124-282215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
  PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
  THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 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..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-54.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........90-95 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-34 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 89 TO 94. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
51 TO 56. HIGHS 88 TO 93. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 84 TO 89. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 78 TO 83.

$$

MTZ125-282215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
  PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
  THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-83.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-82 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......83-88.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-30 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 88 TO 93. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
57 TO 63. HIGHS 89 TO 94. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 86 TO 91. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 86 TO 91.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 81 TO 86.

$$

MTZ126-282215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY LATE IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
  PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
  THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-83 AT 5000 FEET...64-74 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-40 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...42-52 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60 AT 5000 FEET...45-55 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........66-76 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...73-83 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-87 AT 5000 FEET...70-80 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-31 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 58 TO 63. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 66. HIGHS 84 TO 91. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
56 TO 66. HIGHS 84 TO 92. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 80 TO 88. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 60. HIGHS 81 TO 90.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 76 TO 83.

$$

MTZ127-282215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* 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. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......58-63.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-81 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 62 TO 67. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 63 TO 68. HIGHS 89 TO 94. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
62 TO 67. HIGHS 87 TO 92. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 82 TO 87. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 78 TO 83.

$$

MTZ128-282215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 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..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-78 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 62 TO 67. HIGHS 94 TO 99.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
62 TO 67. HIGHS 93 TO 98. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 88 TO 93. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 90 TO 95.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90.

$$

MTZ129-282215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-82 AT 5000 FEET...69-74 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...42-50 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
  SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61 AT 5000 FEET...53-58 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........75-80 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-88 AT 5000 FEET...73-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-32 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...30-36 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 60 TO 70. HIGHS 84 TO 93. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
59 TO 69. HIGHS 84 TO 94. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 63. HIGHS 80 TO 90. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 55 TO 62. HIGHS 81 TO 91.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 75 TO 85.

$$

MTZ130-282215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-98 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-91.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60 TO 65. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 62 TO 67. HIGHS 93 TO 98.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
62 TO 67. HIGHS 91 TO 96. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 88 TO 93. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 90 TO 95.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 84 TO 89.

$$

MTZ131-282215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......54-59.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........89-94 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............LIGHT WINDS.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 62. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 65. HIGHS 92 TO 97.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
61 TO 66. HIGHS 94 TO 99. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 89 TO 94. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 93 TO 98.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 86 TO 91.

$$

MTZ132-282215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........90-95 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-85.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 64. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 61 TO 67. HIGHS 88 TO 93.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
64 TO 69. HIGHS 92 TO 97. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 61 TO 66. HIGHS 87 TO 92. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 89 TO 94.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

MTZ133-282215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........48-53 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL
  HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........94-99 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 57 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 89 TO 94.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
62 TO 67. HIGHS 93 TO 98. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
60 TO 65. HIGHS 89 TO 94. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 88 TO 93.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 86 TO 91.

$$

WYZ274-282215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE SMALL
  HAIL IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-84 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-93.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 91 TO 96. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
57 TO 62. HIGHS 94 TO 99. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 90 TO 95. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 93 TO 98.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 87 TO 92.

$$

WYZ284-282215-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
1020 AM MDT THU JUL 28 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........45-50 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-88 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-73.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-39 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 49. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 75 TO 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 74 TO 79. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 74 TO 79.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 68 TO 73.

$$

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