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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
321 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT FOR LOW HUMIDITY...STRONG WIND AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
FIRE DISTRICT 122...

.DISCUSSION...
ASIDE FROM THE VERY DRY CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON ALONG THE
YELLOWSTONE VALLEY THAT HAVE LEAD TO A RED FLAG WARNING... OTHER
AREAS OF NORTHEAST MONTANA SHOULD BE VERY WET AND WINDY WITH
WETTING RAINS LIKELY TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING AS A LARGE
STORM SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH. HIGH WINDS WILL ALSO BE A FACTOR TUESDAY.
AFTERWARD... CONDITIONS SHOULD WARM AND REMAIN DRY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

MTZ134-272245-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
321 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...50 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...100 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30
                    TO 40 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 20 TO 35 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...90 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.

$$

MTZ135-272245-
LITTLE ROCKIES-
321 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72 VALLEYS AND 59-64 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 62-67 PERCENT RIDGES.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...60 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58 VALLEYS AND 45-50 RIDGES.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...90 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78 VALLEYS AND 63-68 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 20
                     TO 35 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...80 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.

$$

MTZ136-272245-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
321 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
                    BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...90 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30
                         TO 40 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                         AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
                         35 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 40
                     MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                     AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 35
                     MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...80 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

MTZ137-272245-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
321 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
                    THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY
                    WINDS AND SMALL HAIL IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...80 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30
                         TO 40 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                         AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
                         35 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 40
                     MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                     AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 35
                     MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................4.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...60 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

MTZ120-272245-
FORT PECK RESERVATION-DANIELS-ROOSEVELT-SHERIDAN-
321 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). SHOWERS LIKELY
                    AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
                    THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...50 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
                    PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-97 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...90 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...90 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS
25 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.

$$

MTZ122-272245-
DAWSON-MCCONE-PRAIRIE-RICHLAND-WIBAUX-
321 AM MDT MON JUL 27 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT FOR LOW HUMIDITY...STRONG WIND AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
FIRE DISTRICT 122...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME
                    THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME
                    THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL
                    HAIL IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    20 TO 30 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...80 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 40
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...80 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

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