Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17
000
FNUS75 KBYZ 261458
FWSBYZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR NEEDMORE RUSSELL RX...BLM/FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
858 AM MDT FRI SEP 26 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
BRISK NORTHEAST WINDS WILL PREVAIL SATURDAY BEHIND A WEAK FRONTAL
PASSAGE OCCURRING TODAY. LOOK FOR INCREASING HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS SATURDAY WITH
A CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION MOVING INTO THE SITE BY SUNRISE SUNDAY. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN ARE THEN EXPECTED
SUNDAY WITH MUCH COOLER CONDITIONS AND HIGHER HUMIDITY. NORTHEAST WINDS
WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY. BT

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

TIME (MDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........14  14  14  14  14  14  21  21  21  21  21  21
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............57  58  61  64  68  73  76  78  78  78  76  75
RH..............83  82  78  71  63  55  48  44  43  43  44  46
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..12  12  12  14  14  14  11  11  11  14  14  14
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  20  25  25  25  20  20  20  25  25  25
RIDGE WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
RIDGE WIND SPD..5   5   5   5   5   5   10  10  10  15  15  15
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................33 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 10 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

$$
FORECASTER...TESAR
REQUESTED BY...JASON DONAHEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140927.NEEDM.02/BYZ


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.