Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLAKESLEE...STATE/LOCAL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
821 PM MDT TUE AUG 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2001 MDT ON AUGUST 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING THE NORTHERN ROCKIES WILL
BRING INCREASING MOISTURE TO THE AREA OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING WILL PRIMARILY
AFFECT AREAS TO THE SOUTH OF THE FIRE...HOWEVER AFTER MIDNIGHT
SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS COULD MOVE FARTHER NORTH AND AFFECT
THE FIRE AREA. WINDS WILL BE RELATIVELY LIGHT THROUGH THE REST OF
THIS EVENING BECOMING PREDOMINATELY WEST TO NORTHWEST LATER
TONIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE SLIGHTLY MORE
WIDESPREAD ON WEDNESDAY WITH MORE CLOUD-COVER AND SLIGHT COOLING.
BETTER CHANCES FOR WIDESPREAD WETTING RAIN DEVELOPS ON THURSDAY
AND FRIDAY AS TEMPERATURES COOL BY 15 TO 20 DEGREES FROM TODAYS
VALUES. HOENISCH

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS, MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RIDGE TOP WIND......WEST 5-10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WIND......NORTHWEST 10-15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...HOENISCH
REQUESTED BY...BONNEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140819.BLAKE.02/TFX






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