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
256 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
135...136 AND 137...

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
AREA AND BRING A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION THIS MORNING.
HUMIDITY WILL DROP INTO THE UPPER TEENS BEHIND THE FRONT THIS
AFTERNOON AS STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS DEVELOP RESULTING IN RED FLAG
CONDITIONS ACROSS AND SOUTH OF THE CMR. WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS ARE
ALSO EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION ON FRIDAY.

MTZ134-242230-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
256 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND
                    LARGE HAIL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 15
                    TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 15
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S.

$$

MTZ135-242230-
LITTLE ROCKIES-
256 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88 VALLEYS AND 73-78 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-22 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING 15 TO
                         25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
    RIDGE............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                     NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60 VALLEYS AND 48-53 RIDGES.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO
                         15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83 VALLEYS AND 68-73 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S.

$$

MTZ136-242230-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
256 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE
                         MORNING.
    RIDGE............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                     NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING WEST
                         10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING WEST 10
                     TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.

$$

MTZ137-242230-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
256 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH LATE IN THE
                         MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 25
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                     NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING WEST
                         5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING WEST 5
                     TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.

$$

MTZ120-242230-
FORT PECK RESERVATION-DANIELS-ROOSEVELT-SHERIDAN-
256 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO
                    20 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 0900...THEN 1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SOME
                    THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING WEST 10
                    TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. DIURNAL TERRAIN WINDS TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

MTZ122-242230-
DAWSON-MCCONE-PRAIRIE-RICHLAND-WIBAUX-
256 AM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO
                    20 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND
                    LARGE HAIL IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-74 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO
                    15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S.

$$

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