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
233 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WIND...

.DISCUSSION...
Isolated showers this afternoon will clear by the early evening
and are not expected to contain any wetting rains. Friday will
see continued warm and dry weather but with less wind. Another
cold frontal passage is expected on Saturday with low relative
humidity and gusty northwest winds possible in the afternoon
behind it.

MTZ134-181045-
Northern Valley and Northern Phillips Counties-
233 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WIND...

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (15-25 percent).
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........65-70 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast up
                    to 5 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....86-91.
Min humidity........13-18 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds up to 5 mph becoming southwest
                    5 to 10 mph in the late morning.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Min temperature.....54-59.
Max humidity........59-64 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........22-27 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s.

$$

MTZ135-181045-
The Little Rockies-
233 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WIND...

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Min temperature.....53-58.
Max humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 5 to 10 mph early in the
                         evening becoming downslope/downvalley 2-5
                         mph.
    Ridge............North winds 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast
                     late in the night.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....89-94 valleys and 79-84 ridges.
Min humidity........11-16 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
    Ridge............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Min temperature.....59-64 valleys and 53-58 ridges.
Max humidity........48-53 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
    Ridge............West winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent).
Max temperature.....84-89 valleys and 74-79 ridges.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Upslope/upvalley 5-10 mph.
    Ridge............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
mid 80s.

$$

MTZ136-181045-
The Lower Missouri River Breaks including the Charles M Russell
National Wildlife Refuge-
233 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WIND...

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (15-25 percent).
Min temperature.....53-58.
Max humidity........56-61 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 5 to 15 mph in the evening
                         becoming downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
    Ridge............North winds 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest up
                     to 5 mph late in the night.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....88-93.
Min humidity........11-16 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
    Ridge............Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Min temperature.....57-62.
Max humidity........49-54 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
    Ridge............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent).
Max temperature.....83-88.
Min humidity........19-24 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
    Ridge............Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.

$$

MTZ137-181045-
Southern Petroleum and Southern Garfield Counties-
233 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WIND...

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (15-25 percent).
Min temperature.....53-58.
Max humidity........53-58 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......North winds 5 to 15 mph in the evening
                         becoming downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
    Ridge............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph decreasing to up
                     to 5 mph after midnight, then becoming west
                     late in the night.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....88-93.
Min humidity........9-14 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Upslope/upvalley 2-5 mph.
    Ridge............Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........45-50 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
    Ridge............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy (25-35 percent).
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........15-20 percent.
20-foot winds.......
    Lower elevation......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
    Ridge............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 80s.

$$

MTZ120-181045-
Fort Peck Reservation and Daniels/Roosevelt/Sheridan Counties-
233 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WIND...

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30 percent).
Min temperature.....51-56.
Max humidity........73-78 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest up
                    to 5 mph late in the night.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent).
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds up to 5 mph becoming west 5 to
                    10 mph in the late morning.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Min temperature.....55-60.
Max humidity........62-67 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south in
                    the late evening and overnight.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
Max temperature.....80-85.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
80s.

$$

MTZ122-181045-
Dawson/McCone/Prairie/Richland/Wibaux Counties-
233 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WIND...

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent).
Min temperature.....52-57.
Max humidity........68-73 percent.
20-foot winds.......North winds 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest up
                    to 5 mph late in the night.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........17-22 percent.
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
Min temperature.....56-61.
Max humidity........54-59 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph becoming south in
                    the late evening and overnight.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
Max temperature.....85-90.
Min humidity........20-25 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 inch)...Zero.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
mid 80s.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
80s.

$$

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