Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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Spot Forecast for Buffalo...BLM
National Weather Service Billings MT
213 PM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1500 MDT on July 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...

Northwest to north winds will prevail at the fire site through
the afternoon with highs in the middle to upper 90s and minimum RH
values in the teens. Isolated thunderstorms are possible later
this evening and overnight. North winds this evening will turn
more easterly overnight with moderate RH recoveries expected.
Northeast winds will increase during the morning as a push of
colder air moves south. Slightly cooler conditions can be expected
for Tuesday with highs in the upper 80s and minimum RH values in
the 20s. Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms are
possible Tuesday afternoon and evening.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
LAL.................1...no thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....95-100.
Min humidity........14-19 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northwest to north winds 5 to 15 mph.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest to north winds 10 to 20 mph.
Haines index........4.
CWR.................0 percent.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms
                    overnight.
LAL.................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
Min temperature.....61-66.
Max humidity........60-65 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......North winds 5 to 15 mph in the evening...becoming
                    east overnight. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms overnight.
 Ridgetop...........North 10 to 20 mph...becoming east 5 to 15 mph
                    overnight.
CWR.................7 percent.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Isolated to scattered rain showers
                    and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
LAL.................3...9 to 15 strikes/15 min/cell in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....84-89.
Min humidity........22-27 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........Northeast 10 to 20 mph.
Haines index........3.
CWR.................8 percent.

$$
Forecaster...Palmquist
Requested by...Bradley Weller
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713297.0/BYZ
.EMAIL blm_mt_mcc@blm.gov



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