Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Montana and N Cntrl Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
405 AM MDT Sat Apr 19 2014


.DISCUSSION...Building high pressure will bring plenty of sunshine
and warm temepratures today, about 10 degrees above normal. A weak
weather disturbance will move through this evening through Sunday
morning. The main impact will be a period of gusty west/northwest
winds. Sunday and Monday the ridge quickly rebuilds bringing
sunny and warm conditions.

Rain and snow will return Tuesday through Thursday with
temperatures dropping to 20 degrees below normal.

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IDZ102-103-201015-
Palouse/Hells Canyon-Clearwater/Nez perce-
305 AM PDT Sat Apr 19 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....65-75 valleys and 55-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........17-27 percent valleys and 27-37 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............South up to 5 mph increasing to southwest
      10-20 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Chance
  of snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....28-38.
* Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph early in the evening.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Sunday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....58-68 valleys and 45-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........27-37 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Monday...Mostly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
5-10 mph.
.Tuesday...Cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50. Highs
55-65. Southwest winds 10-15 mph.
.Wednesday...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers
and snow showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 45-55. West winds 5-15 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers.
Lows 30-40. Highs 55-65.

$$

MTZ104-105-201015-
Kootenai-Flathead/Glacier Park-
405 AM MDT Sat Apr 19 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 45-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........19-29 percent valleys and 32-42 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  snow showers. Snow level 5000 feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-35.
* Max Humidity........83-93 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 10-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 10-20 mph increasing to west 20-30
      mph in the late evening and overnight.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.

.Sunday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  and snow showers. Snow level 4500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 40-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........16-26 percent valleys and 34-44 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 10-20 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 25-35 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Monday...Mostly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 55-65. South winds
10-15 mph.
.Tuesday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50.
Highs 55-65. Southeast winds 5-10 mph.
.Wednesday...Colder. Snow showers and rain showers. Lows 30-40.
Highs 40-50. West winds 5-15 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 45-55.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers.
Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60.

$$

MTZ106-108-201015-
West Lolo-East Lolo-
405 AM MDT Sat Apr 19 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 50-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........23-33 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming southwest 5-15 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest up to 5 mph increasing to 10-20
      mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Chance
  of snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-35.
* Max Humidity........82-92 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Sunday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........14-24 percent valleys and 24-34 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 10-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Monday...Mostly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
5-10 mph.
.Tuesday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50.
Highs 55-65. Southeast winds 5-10 mph.
.Wednesday...Cooler. Rain showers with snow showers likely. Lows
30-40. Highs 45-55. West winds 10-20 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and rain
showers. Lows 25-35. Highs 45-55.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers.
Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60.

$$

MTZ107-201015-
Salish and Kootenai Reservation-
405 AM MDT Sat Apr 19 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....65-70 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........13-23 percent valleys and 24-34 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming southwest 5-15 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 5-10 mph increasing to 10-20 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Chance
  of snow showers after midnight. Snow level 5500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....35-40 valleys and 25-30 ridges.
* Max Humidity........79-89 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.

.Sunday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
  Snow level 4500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 40-45 ridges.
* Min Humidity........14-24 percent valleys and 24-34 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph decreasing to 5-15 mph in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Monday...Mostly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. Variable winds
up to 10 mph.
.Tuesday...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers. Lows
40-50. Highs 60-70. East winds 5-10 mph.
.Wednesday...Cooler. Rain showers and snow showers. Lows 35-45.
Highs 45-55. West winds 5-15 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow showers.
Lows 35-45. Highs 55-65.

$$

MTZ109-201015-
Bitterroot-
405 AM MDT Sat Apr 19 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....65-70 valleys and 55-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........13-23 percent valleys and 25-35 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............South up to 5 mph increasing to southwest
      10-20 mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of rain showers and snow showers. Snow level 6500
  feet.
* Min Temperature.....25-35.
* Max Humidity........83-93 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-10 mph becoming northwest in the
      late evening and early morning...then becoming west early in
      the morning.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 10-20 mph becoming northwest in
      the late evening and overnight.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Sunday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........12-19 percent valleys and 19-29 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Monday...Mostly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
5-10 mph.
.Tuesday...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain
showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows 35-45. Highs 50-60.
South winds 5-10 mph.
.Wednesday...Colder. Chance of snow showers and rain showers.
Lows 30-40. Highs 40-50. West winds 5-15 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and rain
showers. Lows 25-35. Highs 40-50.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of snow showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 45-55.

$$

MTZ110-111-201015-
Deerlodge/West Beaverhead-East Beaverhead-
405 AM MDT Sat Apr 19 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....55-65 valleys and 50-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........17-27 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....25-35.
* Max Humidity........72-82 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Sunday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....53-63 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........13-23 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Tuesday...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 35-45. Highs 55-65. South winds 5-15 mph.
.Wednesday...Colder. Snow showers likely and rain showers. Lows
30-40. Highs 40-50. West winds 10-20 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and slight
chance of rain showers. Lows 25-35. Highs 40-50.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 25-35. Highs 50-60.

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