Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SCEN AND SERN MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
   EVENING FOR ALL OF SOUTH CENTRAL MONTANA...

.DISCUSSION...

HOT TEMPERATURES AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL TODAY ALONG WITH
AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE TEENS. A WEAK COOL
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WESTERN ZONES LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND MOVE
ACROSS THE DISTRICT DURING THE EVENING HOURS. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15
TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED FOR ZONES
123-129 THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS ALONG WITH A
SLIGHT THUNDERSTORM CHANCE THIS EVENING. WIND SPEEDS WILL BE LOWER
ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE DISTRICT BUT GUSTS COULD STILL REACH
AROUND THE 20 MPH RANGE. SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES ALONG WITH
HIGHER HUMIDITIES CAN BE EXPECTED WITH AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM
CHANCE ACROSS THE ENTIRE DISTRICT SUNDAY. HOOLEY

MTZ123-292230-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE THROUGH THE
  DAY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-89 AT 5000 FEET...72-82 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-28 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...25-35 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-63 AT 5000 FEET...48-58 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........67-77 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...77-87 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 40 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-82 AT 5000 FEET...64-74 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-28 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...25-35 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 49. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 77. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 83.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 69 TO 79. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 65 TO 73.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
63 TO 73.

$$

MTZ124-292230-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........74-79 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-82.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 73 TO 78. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 74 TO 79. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
67 TO 72.

$$

MTZ125-292230-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........53-58 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 75 TO 80. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 82 TO 87.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 78 TO 83.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
69 TO 74.

$$

MTZ126-292230-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-92 AT 5000 FEET...76-86 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........15-22 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...19-29 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......62-67 AT 5000 FEET...53-63 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........41-51 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...55-65 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-84 AT 5000 FEET...69-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-28 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...27-37 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 49 TO 54. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 80. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 58. HIGHS 78 TO 85.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 50 TO 58. HIGHS 76 TO 82. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 54. HIGHS 70 TO 77.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
67 TO 74.

$$

MTZ127-292230-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........12-17 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........47-52 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-85.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 52 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 74 TO 79. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 76 TO 81.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 69 TO 74.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
68 TO 73.

$$

MTZ128-292230-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......94-99.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........13-18 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........49-54 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 79 TO 84. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 81 TO 86. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 75 TO 80.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 73 TO 78.

$$

MTZ129-292230-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......84-94 AT 5000 FEET...78-86 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........13-18 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...16-21 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......64-69 AT 5000 FEET...62-67 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........37-45 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...41-51 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-88 AT 5000 FEET...72-80 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-29 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...26-31 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 59. HIGHS 71 TO 81. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 61. HIGHS 76 TO 86. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 61. HIGHS 74 TO 84.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 55. HIGHS 68 TO 78.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 75.

$$

MTZ130-292230-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......98-103.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........11-16 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-91.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 53 TO 58. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 80 TO 85. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 88 TO 93. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 78 TO 83.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 77 TO 82.

$$

MTZ131-292230-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......96-101.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........9-14 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........42-47 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 79 TO
84. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 88 TO 93. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 84 TO 89. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 76 TO 81.

$$

MTZ132-292230-
CUSTER COUNTY-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......96-101.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........11-16 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........46-51 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 56 TO 61. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO
82. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 86 TO 91. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 77 TO 82.

$$

MTZ133-292230-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......96-101.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........14-19 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......93-98.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 57 TO 62. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS WARM. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 78 TO
83. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 87 TO 92. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 87 TO 92. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 84 TO 89.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
79 TO 84.

$$

WYZ274-292230-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......95-100.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........10-15 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........58-63 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 53. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...NOT AS WARM. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 80 TO
85. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 88 TO 93.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 85 TO 90. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 76 TO 81.

$$

WYZ284-292230-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
322 AM MDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........56-61 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-76.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 43. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 65 TO 70. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 64 TO 69.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 62 TO 67.

$$

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