Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TURKEY RIDGE FIRE...BLM LEWISTOWN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
437 PM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1615 MDT ON JULY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
IT WILL BE DRY/HOT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SOUTH THROUGH THE BURN AREA SATURDAY EVENING. GUSTY ERRATIC
WINDS POSSIBLE WITH THUNDERSTORMS. A WIND SHIFT TO THE
NORTH...WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH POSSIBLE DURING THE EVENING HOURS.
MUCH COOLER WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS ON SUNDAY. BRUSDA

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                    BETWEEN 5 PM AND 7 PM.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BRUSDA
REQUESTED BY...6603
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150703.TURKE.01/TFX


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