Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOUTH FORK HILL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
716 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1820 MDT ON AUGUST 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THE IDAHO
MONTANA BORDER WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT NORTH THROUGH THE NIGHT AND
BRING SOME MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION TO THE FIRE BY EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING. THIS WILL ALSO LEAD TO A SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENT IN
HUMIDITY RECOVERY AND COOLER TEMPERATURES SATURDAY MORNING. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ALL DAY SATURDAY WITH THE BEST
CHANCES DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. THE PERSISTENCE OF
CLOUD COVER AND INCREASED MOISTURE FROM OVERNIGHT WILL LEAD TO
COOLER TEMPERATURES AND HIGHER HUMIDITY AS COMPARED TO THE PAST
FEW DAYS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................10 PERCENT THIS EVENING...30 PERCENT OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 2-5 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
                    5-9 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE MORNING...30 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5-10 MPH. GUSTS TO 20 MPH NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

$$

FORECASTER...DICKERSON
REQUESTED BY...JAMEY GRAHAM
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140801.SOUTH.01/MSO










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