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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SCen and SErn Montana
National Weather Service Billings MT
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...Red Flag Warning in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 6 AM MDT
   Wednesday for portions of South Central Montana...

.DISCUSSION...
Another mild and breezy day is expected today. Highs will once
again rise into the 70s, with humidities falling into the teens.
The strongest winds will be over western locations, from
Livingston to Big Timber to Judith Gap. Winds will gust to 60 mph
late this afternoon and this evening in these locations. Have
issued a Red Flag warning for fire weather zone 124 given strong
winds and very low humidities. A cold front will push through
tonight and thus, temperatures should be a bit cooler Wednesday
with higher humidity. Warmer weather is expected again Thursday
and Friday before a stronger cold front arrives Friday afternoon
and night. TWH

MTZ123-172215-
Gallatin National Forest-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......61-71 at 5000 feet...53-63 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity..........14-24 percent at 5000 feet...21-31 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridgetop.............West 25 to 40 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......36-46 at 5000 feet...30-40 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........49-59 percent at 5000 feet...60-70 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the evening.
*  Ridgetop.............West 35 to 50 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......57-67 at 5000 feet...51-61 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........22-32 percent at 5000 feet...30-40 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........14 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 20 to 35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 45. South winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 62 to 72.
Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and Scattered snow
showers. Lows 31 to 41. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows
28 to 36. Highs 41 to 51. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers with isolated snow
showers. Lows 28 to 38. Highs 44 to 54.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 46 to 56.

$$

MTZ124-172215-
Wheatland County/Sweet Grass County-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM
MDT WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......70-75.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........10-15 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Windy. West winds 20 to 35 mph. Gusts up to
   40 mph in the morning...increasing to 55 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......44-49.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........54-59 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........13 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Windy. West winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts to
   around 60 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......65-70.
*   24 hr trend.........5 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........19-24 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........9 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
   30 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 40 to 45. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 44. Highs 71 to 76.
Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers with isolated snow
showers. Lows 34 to 40. Highs 62 to 67. West winds 15 to 25 mph
with gusts to around 35 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 31 to
36. Highs 50 to 55. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 32 to 37. Highs
54 to 59.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 55 to 60.

$$

MTZ125-172215-
Stillwater County-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......71-76.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........14-19 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
   around 35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......46-51.
*   24 hr trend.........5 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........44-49 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
   35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......66-71.
*   24 hr trend.........5 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........20-25 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 49. Highs 71 to 76.
Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 36 to 45. Highs
63 to 68. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 33 to
38. Highs 50 to 55. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 34 to 39. Highs
55 to 60.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 55 to 60.

$$

MTZ126-172215-
Beartooth Ranger District Custer National Forest-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......63-73 at 5000 feet...55-65 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........13-22 percent at 5000 feet...22-32 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
   in the morning...increasing to 40 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridgetop.............West 25 to 40 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......39-47 at 5000 feet...33-43 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity..........42-52 percent at 5000 feet...48-58 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........8 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Windy. West winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to
   around 55 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 35 to 50 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......58-68 at 5000 feet...51-61 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........17-24 percent at 5000 feet...26-36 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........10 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........West winds 10 to 20 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 30 to 45 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 47. West winds 15 to
25 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 47. Highs 62 to 72.
Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers with isolated
showers. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 58 to 66. West winds 15 to 25 mph
with gusts to around 35 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers. Lows
29 to 37. Highs 45 to 53. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain and snow showers. Lows
29 to 37. Highs 47 to 57.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 48 to 57.

$$

MTZ127-172215-
Golden Valley County/Musselshell county-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......69-74.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........14-19 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Windy. West winds 15 to 30 mph. Gusts up to
   35 mph in the morning...increasing to 45 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......45-50.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity..........49-54 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........8 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
   35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......60-65.
*   24 hr trend.........9 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........23-28 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........9 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 69 to 74.
Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 39 to 49. Highs
64 to 69. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 35 to
40. Highs 50 to 55. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
35 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 35 to 40. Highs
53 to 58.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 53 to 58.

$$

MTZ128-172215-
Yellowstone County-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......74-79.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........14-19 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
   around 35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......45-50.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Max humidity..........53-58 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........11 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
   35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......66-71.
*   24 hr trend.........8 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........20-25 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 51. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Highs 73 to 78.
Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 40 to 48. Highs
68 to 73. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 36 to
41. Highs 55 to 60. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 36 to 41. Highs
58 to 63.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 58 to 63.

$$

MTZ129-172215-
Crow Indian Reservation/Bighorn Canyon Rec Area-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......63-73 at 5000 feet...58-65 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........11-21 percent at 5000 feet...15-22 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridgetop.............West 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......37-42.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........40-50 percent at 5000 feet...45-55 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........11 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around
   30 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 25 to 40 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......58-68 at 5000 feet...54-60 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........12 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........18-27 percent at 5000 feet...22-30 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........12 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 15 to 30 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 48. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 49. Highs 63 to 73.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 35 to 45. Highs
59 to 69. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated rain and snow
showers. Lows 29 to 38. Highs 45 to 55. West winds 10 to 20 mph
with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 29 to 39. Highs
47 to 57.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 48 to 58.

$$

MTZ130-172215-
Northern Rosebud/Northern Treasure Counties-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......75-80.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........15-20 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......42-47.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........62-67 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......63-68.
*   24 hr trend.........12 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........21-26 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 46. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 75 to 80.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 40 to 45. Highs
70 to 75. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 33 to
40. Highs 56 to 61. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 33 to 38. Highs
58 to 63.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 58 to 63.

$$

MTZ131-172215-
Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation/Ashland Ranger District
Custer Natl Forest-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......73-78.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........12-17 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......38-43.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........60-65 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 20 to 35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......62-67.
*   24 hr trend.........11 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........21-26 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........9 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 20 to 35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 38 to 43. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 43. Highs 74 to 79.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 37 to 42. Highs
72 to 77. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows 29 to 38. Highs 53 to 58.
West winds 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 29 to 36. Highs
58 to 63.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 57 to 62.

$$

MTZ132-172215-
Custer County-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......71-76.
*   24 hr trend.........5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........12-17 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........7 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......40-45.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Max humidity..........52-57 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
   overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......57-62.
*   24 hr trend.........14 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........22-27 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........10 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............West winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 45. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 73 to 78.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 40 to 45. Highs
69 to 74. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows 32 to 40. Highs 51 to 56.
West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 32 to 37. Highs
56 to 61.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 54 to 59.

$$

MTZ133-172215-
Sioux Ranger District Custer National Forest-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......74-79.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........13-18 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......39-44.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........53-58 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......60-65.
*   24 hr trend.........14 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........22-27 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........9 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 42. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 45. Highs 74 to 79.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 40 to 45. Highs
74 to 79. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows 30 to 40. Highs 54 to 59.
Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 30 to 37. Highs
58 to 63.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 55 to 60.

$$

WYZ274-172215-
Sheridan County-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......75-80.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........14-19 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......36-41.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........58-63 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........South winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming west 10 to 20 mph overnight.
*  Ridgetop.............West 15 to 30 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......64-69.
*   24 hr trend.........11 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........22-27 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........8 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 10 mph in the
   morning...becoming east in the afternoon.
*  Ridgetop.............West 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 41. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows 38 to 43. Highs 76 to 81.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 36 to 42. Highs
72 to 77. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cooler. Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 36. Highs 54 to 59.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 28 to 34. Highs
59 to 64.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 58 to 63.

$$

WYZ284-172215-
Bighorn National Forest-
329 AM MDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......56-61.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........16-21 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......31-36.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........48-53 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Sunny.
* Max temperature.......50-55.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........24-29 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........8 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......West winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 40. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35 to 40. Highs 57 to 62.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain and snow showers. Lows
27 to 37. Highs 53 to 58. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to
around 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows
22 to 27. Highs 36 to 41. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered snow showers with isolated
showers. Lows 22 to 27. Highs 41 to 46.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers. Highs 42 to 47.

$$

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