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
330 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR WIND AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 135...136 AND 137...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE TODAY WILL BRING WARM CONDITIONS INTO
SATURDAY. THEN SATURDAY AFTERNOON A COLD FRONT AND STORM SYSTEM
WILL QUICKLY MOVE ACROSS NORTHEAST MONTANA. VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED THAT WILL HEIGHTEN FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS...ESPECIALLY IN
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 135-137. WETTING RAINS ARE POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE IN
THE NORTH AND EAST MINIMIZING FIRE CONCERNS.


MTZ134-272300-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
330 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP TO
                    5 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH
                    5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 20
                    TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY 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 RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ135-272300-
LITTLE ROCKIES-
330 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75 VALLEYS AND 60-65 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.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-74 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 55-60 PERCENT RIDGES.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE
                         EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2-5
                         MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST UP
                     TO 5 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN INCREASING
                     TO WEST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 VALLEYS AND 54-59 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING 25 TO
                         35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 40
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ136-272300-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
330 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE
                         EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2-5
                         MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                     IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING WEST 25
                         TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                     25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.


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

$$

MTZ137-272300-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
330 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND STRONG WIND...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 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.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE
                         EVENING BECOMING DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2-5
                         MPH.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING
                     SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING WEST 20
                         TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
                     WEST 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.


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

$$

MTZ120-272300-
FORT PECK RESERVATION-DANIELS-ROOSEVELT-SHERIDAN-
330 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 15
                    TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.


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

$$

MTZ122-272300-
DAWSON-MCCONE-PRAIRIE-RICHLAND-WIBAUX-
330 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    UP TO 5 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10
                    TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO WEST 20 TO
                    30 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.


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

$$

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