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
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

...INCREASING THUNDERSTORM CHANCES TUESDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
TODAY WILL BE ANOTHER VERY WARM DAY WITH HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S
MOST LOCATIONS. LOW LEVEL EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL KEEP
HUMIDITY LEVELS UP...WITH READINGS FALLING INTO THE UPPER TEENS TO
LOWER 20S TODAY. SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE OVER THE EAST WITH
SOME GUSTS TO 25 MPH. CLOUDS WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY AND
BRING IN A INCREASING CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES WILL
BE COOLER ON TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY WEST OF A HYSHAM TO LAMER DEER
LINE. THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY WITH GREATEST COVERAGE
OVER THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON. STORMS WILL BE WET...WITH VERY
HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE...ALONG WITH STRONG WIND GUSTS. WINDS WILL
TURN TO THE NORTHWEST AS A COLD FRONT COMES THROUGH. THE FRONT
WILL COME THROUGH THE WEST EARLY TUESDAY...CENTRAL ZONES EARLY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND THE EAST TUESDAY EVENING. TWH

MTZ123-032215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-88 AT 5000 FEET...72-82 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-30 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...24-34 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-61 AT 5000 FEET...47-57 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-81 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...77-87 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-81 AT 5000 FEET...64-74 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-42 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...39-49 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 48 TO 57. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 70 TO 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 71 TO 81. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
45 TO 55. HIGHS 73 TO 83. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 48 TO 56. HIGHS 71 TO 81.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 69 TO 79.

$$

MTZ124-032215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......54-59.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-83 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 51 TO 56. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 78 TO 83. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 77 TO 82. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 78 TO 83. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 77 TO 82.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 76 TO 81.

$$

MTZ125-032215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-91.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE WEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 79 TO 84. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 79 TO 84. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 79 TO 84.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 78 TO 83.

$$

MTZ126-032215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-89 AT 5000 FEET...72-82 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-27 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...25-35 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......60-65 AT 5000 FEET...49-59 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........59-68 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...74-84 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5 TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-81 AT 5000 FEET...63-73 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-39 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...38-48 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 55 TO 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 82. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 58. HIGHS 74 TO 82. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
52 TO 58. HIGHS 75 TO 81. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 76 TO 82.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 74 TO 81.

$$

MTZ127-032215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........61-66 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-81.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 58 TO 63. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 79 TO 84. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 77 TO 82. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 76 TO 81. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 78 TO 83.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 76 TO 81.

$$

MTZ128-032215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........62-67 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-85.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 56 TO 61. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 84 TO 89. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 83 TO 88. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 88. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 84 TO 89.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

MTZ129-032215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-91 AT 5000 FEET...72-81 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-29 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...24-31 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......58-64 AT 5000 FEET...55-60 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........62-72 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...71-78 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-80 AT 5000 FEET...65-71 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-44 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...42-47 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH
   IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 74 TO 84. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 59. HIGHS 73 TO 83. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 59. HIGHS 73 TO 83. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 60. HIGHS 74 TO 84.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 73 TO 83.

$$

MTZ130-032215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......91-96.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST 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.......62-67.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 57 TO 62. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 85 TO 90. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 83 TO 88. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
56 TO 61. HIGHS 83 TO 88. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 85 TO 90.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

MTZ131-032215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........74-79 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 83 TO 88. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 54 TO 59. HIGHS 81 TO 86. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
54 TO 59. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 83 TO 88.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 81 TO 86.

$$

MTZ132-032215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........65-70 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-39 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 60 TO 65. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 59 TO 64. HIGHS 80 TO 85. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 76 TO 81. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
58 TO 63. HIGHS 79 TO 84. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 81 TO 86.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 79 TO 84.

$$

MTZ133-032215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-81 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-44 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS 58 TO 63. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 58 TO 63. HIGHS 80 TO 85. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 57 TO 62. HIGHS 78 TO 83. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
55 TO 60. HIGHS 80 TO 85. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 56 TO 61. HIGHS 80 TO 85.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 78 TO 83.

$$

WYZ274-032215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........LIGHT WINDS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
   SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........41-46 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........21 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 83 TO 88. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 81 TO 86. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 82 TO 87. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 84 TO 89.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 82 TO 87.

$$

WYZ284-032215-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
344 AM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-75.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........82-87 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE WEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.

.TUESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........52-57 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........22 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 67 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 63 TO 68. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
41 TO 46. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 64 TO 69.

$$

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