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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
342 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
122...135...136 AND 137...

.DISCUSSION....A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION
THIS AFTERNOON. WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
AHEAD OF THE FRONT...WITH A RAPID INCREASE IN WINDS WITH THE
FRONTAL PASSAGE. SHOWERS AND THE OCCASIONAL THUNDERSTORM ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE AS THE FRONT MOVES EAST. AFTER A FEW DAYS WITH DRY
WEATHER AND LIGHT WINDS...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL BRING WINDY
CONDITIONS AND SCATTERED SHOWERS MIDWEEK.

MTZ134-282300-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
342 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING WEST 5 TO
                    15 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 10
                    TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...FREEZING
RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ135-282300-
LITTLE ROCKIES-
342 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY ...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 VALLEYS AND 57-62 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10-20 MPH BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 15 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                         INCREASING TO 20 TO 35 MPH EARLY IN THE
                         AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 30 TO 45 MPH LATE
                         IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 45
                     MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH BECOMING
                         DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 7-15 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10
                     TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67 VALLEYS AND 53-58 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...FREEZING
RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S.

$$

MTZ136-282300-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
342 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY ...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO
                         45 MPH.
    RIDGE............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                     30 TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-78 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                         10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 5
                     TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...FREEZING
RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ137-282300-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
342 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY ...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 10-20 MPH BECOMING WEST
                         20 TO 30 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                         INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 MPH LATE IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                     25 TO 40 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO
                         5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 5
                     TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND
50.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...FREEZING
RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ120-282300-
FORT PECK RESERVATION-DANIELS-ROOSEVELT-SHERIDAN-
342 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10
                    TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
                    INCREASING TO WEST 20 TO 30 MPH LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10
                    TO 20 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...30 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...FREEZING
RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

$$

MTZ122-282300-
DAWSON-MCCONE-PRAIRIE-RICHLAND-WIBAUX-
342 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY ...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 45 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 20 TO 35 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 50 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...30 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AND
FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN...FREEZING
RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

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