Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
246 PM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...

...THIS WILL BE THE FINAL AFTERNOON FIRE WEATHER FORECAST OF THE
 SEASON...

AS THE LARGE STORM SYSTEM CONTINUES TO MOVE THROUGH THE
REGION...ONE MORE PERIOD OF ORGANIZED LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN
SHOWERS IS EXPECTED PRIMARILY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY
NIGHT. BEGINNING SUNDAY MORNING...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
PUSH THE RAIN EASTWARD AND ALLOW SKIES TO PARTIALLY CLEAR.
NORTHWEST WINDS ON SATURDAY WILL BE GUSTY BUT WET FUELS AND HIGH
HUMIDITY WILL SUPPRESS ANY FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS.

MTZ134-241100-
NORTHERN VALLEY AND NORTHERN PHILLIPS COUNTIES-
246 PM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...40 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...60 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10
                    TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

$$

MTZ135-241100-
THE LITTLE ROCKIES-
246 PM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    SPRINKLES IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52 VALLEYS AND 39-44 RIDGES.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63 VALLEYS AND 50-55 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...30 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 73-78 PERCENT RIDGES.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH UNTIL EARLY
                         MORNING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2-5
                         MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5
                     TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 VALLEYS AND 55-60 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

$$

MTZ136-241100-
THE LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING THE CHARLES M RUSSELL
NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE-
246 PM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...50 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
MIN HUMIDITY........64-69 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...60 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO
                         5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10
                     TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

MTZ137-241100-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM AND SOUTHERN GARFIELD COUNTIES-
246 PM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........A CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...70 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...70 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO
                         5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 10
                     TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND
70.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

MTZ120-241100-
FORT PECK RESERVATION AND DANIELS/ROOSEVELT/SHERIDAN COUNTIES-
246 PM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...70 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...80 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...50 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

MTZ122-241100-
DAWSON/MCCONE/PRAIRIE/RICHLAND/WIBAUX COUNTIES-
246 PM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
                    LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
                    15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...70 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...90 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-94 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...80 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

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