Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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Spot Forecast for Jimtown RX...USFS
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
1003 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 MDT on March 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

..Great Falls radar off line until Friday? For Maintenance...

.DISCUSSION...
A westerly flow aloft will reside over the region through
Wednesday. Dry conditions today...with a small chance or a shower
on Wednesday. A more widespread rainfall...with a potential up to
0.50 inches of rainfall expected from Thursday through Friday.
Saturday should be mostly dry, followed by another period of
unsettled conditions for Sunday and Monday.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........Near 30 percent by late afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Downslope this morning, becoming
                    West winds 5 to 10 mph. A few gusts near 15 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Near 30.
Max humidity........Around 85 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Downslope at 4 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......1000 ft AGL after Midnight.
Transport winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. An isolated shower.
CWR.................2 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....58 to 63.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Becoming West 10 to 15 mph by afternoon.
                    Some gusts around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 25 mph.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...
Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs around 50.
Southwest winds around 5 mph. Snow level near 6000 feet.
.FRIDAY...
Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Snow level near 5000 feet.
.SATURDAY...
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$
Forecaster...Brusda
Requested by...Mike Stanaway
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705368.0/TFX
.EMAIL mstanaway@fs.fed.us


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