Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SCEN AND SERN MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...HOT WITH GUSTY WINDS AND A FRONTAL PASSAGE TODAY..

.DISCUSSION...

HOT TEMPERATURES WILL BE OVER THE FIRE DISTRICT TODAY DUE TO A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE. THIS RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN QUICKLY THIS
AFTERNOON AS A STRONG COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. GUSTY WEST TO
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP WITH THE FRONTAL PASSAGE ALONG WITH
RH`S FALLING INTO THE TEENS. THIS WILL BRING NEAR-CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL PARTS OF THE
DISTRICT. A FEW ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG WITH
A FEW ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS OVER FIRE ZONE 133 THIS
EVENING. DRY AND COOLER WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED FRIDAY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. RICHMOND

MTZ123-242230-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-88 AT 5000 FEET...69-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-26 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...21-31 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY IN THE AFTERNOON. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15
   MPH IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-53 AT 5000 FEET...38-48 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........63-73 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...61-71 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   35 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-84 AT 5000 FEET...64-74 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-26 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 53. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 53. HIGHS 72 TO 82. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS 76 TO 86. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 57. HIGHS 80 TO 90. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 57. HIGHS 78 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 78 TO 88.

$$

MTZ124-242230-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......83-88.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE
   AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........66-71 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING WEST 5 TO 15 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-81.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 76 TO 81. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 79 TO 84. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 83 TO 88. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 84 TO 89.

$$

MTZ125-242230-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-93.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........56-61 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-20 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 77 TO 82. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 80 TO 85. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 82 TO 87. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 83 TO 88.

$$

MTZ126-242230-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-93 AT 5000 FEET...76-86 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........12-20 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...17-25 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-57 AT 5000 FEET...42-52 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........52-62 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...59-69 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE EVENING.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-84 AT 5000 FEET...69-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-23 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...19-24 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 55. HIGHS 73 TO 81. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 58. HIGHS 76 TO 84. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
52 TO 60. HIGHS 80 TO 88. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 60. HIGHS 79 TO 87.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 79 TO 86.

$$

MTZ127-242230-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
  CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........47-52 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING WEST 5 TO 15 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-81.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 74 TO 79. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 76 TO 81. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 82 TO 87. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 60 TO 65. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

MTZ128-242230-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......95-100.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........13-18 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
  CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........51-56 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......83-88.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........14-19 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE
   AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 82 TO 87. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 87 TO 92. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 87 TO 92.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 88 TO 93.

$$

MTZ129-242230-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIG HORN CANYON REC AREA-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-96 AT 5000 FEET...78-88 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........12-22 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...15-24 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN CLEARING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-59 AT 5000 FEET...48-53 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........50-60 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...55-65 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-85 AT 5000 FEET...70-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-25 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...21-26 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........LIGHT WINDS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
   NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 57. HIGHS 71 TO 81. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 60. HIGHS 74 TO 84. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 62. HIGHS 79 TO 89. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 62. HIGHS 78 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 77 TO 87.

$$

MTZ130-242230-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......94-99.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN CLEARING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........56-61 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE
   AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 81 TO 86. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 86 TO 91. EAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 87 TO 92.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 88 TO 93.

$$

MTZ131-242230-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......95-100.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CLEAR OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......54-59.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-73 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......83-88.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 86 TO 91. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 86 TO 91.

$$

MTZ132-242230-
CUSTER COUNTY-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-30 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-69 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 76 TO 81. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 82 TO 87. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 84 TO 89.

$$

MTZ133-242230-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......92-97.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-30 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 78 TO 83. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 82 TO 87. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

WYZ274-242230-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......98-103.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........12-17 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN CLEARING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........67-72 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING
   BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......84-89.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........LIGHT WINDS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
   NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 79 TO 84. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 81 TO 86. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 86 TO 91. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 85 TO 90.

$$

WYZ284-242230-
BIG HORN NATIONAL FOREST-
331 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CLEAR OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING
   BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-73.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-30 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 46. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 64 TO 69. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 67 TO 72.

$$

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