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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Montana and N Cntrl Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
412 AM MDT MON JUN 1 2015


.DISCUSSION...

Idaho: Periods of showers and thunderstorms are expected today,
stronger storm cells will likely produce hail, gusty winds, and
heavy rainfall. Heavy rain will lead to a heightened threat for
flash flooding, especially near burn scars. Unsettled and showery
weather will continue Tuesday into Wednesday before a gradual
drying and warming trend occurs late in the week.

Montana: Periods of showers and thunderstorms are expected today,
stronger storm cells will likely produce hail, gusty winds, and
heavy rainfall. Heavy rain will lead to a heightened threat for
flash flooding, especially near burn scars. Unsettled and showery
weather will continue Tuesday into Wednesday before a gradual
drying and warming trend occurs late in the week.


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IDZ102-103-021015-
PALOUSE/HELLS CANYON-CLEARWATER/NEZ PERCE-
312 AM PDT MON JUN 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....80-85 valleys and 63-73 ridges.
* Min Humidity........34-44 percent valleys and 45-55 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southeast 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............South 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................4.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature.....50-55 valleys and 40-45 ridges.
* Max Humidity........91-100 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northwest 5-10 mph decreasing to variable
      less than 5 mph in the late evening and overnight.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph becoming 5-10 mph after
      midnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................4.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tuesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers. Chance of thunderstorms
  in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....65-70 valleys and 55-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........44-54 percent valleys and 62-72 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................3.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...70 percent.

.Wednesday...Cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 60-70. West winds 5-10 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Northwest winds 5-10 mph.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80. Northwest winds 5-10 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 75-85.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 80-90.

$$

MTZ104-105-021015-
KOOTENAI-FLATHEAD/GLACIER PARK-
412 AM MDT MON JUN 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers. Thunderstorms in
  the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....75-85 valleys and 65-70 ridges.
* Min Humidity........25-35 percent valleys and 38-48 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming southeast 5-15 mph late in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............South 5-10 mph becoming east 10-15 mph late
      in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................4 in FWZ104...and 5 in FWZ105.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Rain showers and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature.....40-50.
* Max Humidity........92-99 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......South 5-10 mph becoming west late in the
      evening...then becoming east after midnight.
*     Ridge Top............Southeast 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................4 in FWZ104...and 5 in FWZ105.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tuesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....60-70 valleys and 50-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........58-68 percent valleys and 70-80 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming south 5-15 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............North 5-10 mph becoming southeast late in
      the morning...then becoming southwest 5-15 mph in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................3.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Wednesday...Cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds 5-15 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. West winds 5-10 mph.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 75-85.

$$

MTZ106-108-021015-
WEST LOLO-EAST LOLO-
412 AM MDT MON JUN 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Rain showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....75-80 valleys and 60-70 ridges.
* Min Humidity........35-45 percent valleys and 46-56 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming northeast 5-15 mph late in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............South 5-15 mph becoming southwest early in
      the afternoon...then becoming northeast late in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................5.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature.....45-50.
* Max Humidity........92-99 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 5 mph becoming southwest
      5-10 mph late in the evening...then becoming variable less
      than 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridge Top............Southeast up to 5 mph becoming west 5-10 mph
      in the late evening and overnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................5.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tuesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....60-70 valleys and 50-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........46-56 percent valleys and 57-67 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................3.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent in FWZ106...and 60 percent in
  FWZ108.

.Wednesday...Cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. West winds 10-15 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. West winds 5-10 mph.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 70-80.

$$

MTZ107-021015-
SALISH AND KOOTENAI RESERVATION-
412 AM MDT MON JUN 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....75-80 valleys and 60-65 ridges.
* Min Humidity........31-41 percent valleys and 41-51 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming southeast 5-15 mph late in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 5-15 mph becoming east 10-20 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................4.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature.....50-55 valleys and 40-45 ridges.
* Max Humidity........91-98 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......East 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............South 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................4.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tuesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....65-70 valleys and 50-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........51-61 percent valleys and 64-74 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................3.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...80 percent.

.Wednesday...Cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75. West winds 5-10 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 75-85.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 80-90.

$$

MTZ109-021015-
BITTERROOT-
412 AM MDT MON JUN 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Rain showers and thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....70-75 valleys and 60-65 ridges.
* Min Humidity........39-49 percent valleys and 46-56 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............South 5-10 mph becoming southwest in the
      late morning and afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................5.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and
  thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature.....40-50.
* Max Humidity........89-99 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-10 mph becoming northwest up to 5 mph
      late in the evening...then becoming southwest after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................4.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.Tuesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
  thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....60-70 valleys and 50-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........42-52 percent valleys and 60-70 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West up to 5 mph increasing to 10-15 mph in
      the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................3.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.

.Wednesday...Cloudy with rain showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. West winds 5-10 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Northwest winds 5-10 mph.
.Saturday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.

$$

MTZ110-111-021015-
DEERLODGE/WEST BEAVERHEAD-EAST BEAVERHEAD-
412 AM MDT MON JUN 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Widespread rain showers and
  chance of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....68-78 valleys and 60-65 ridges.
* Min Humidity........41-51 percent valleys and 49-59 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming west 5-15 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Southeast 5-10 mph becoming southwest 10-20
      mph in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................4.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent in FWZ110...and 70 percent in
  FWZ111.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous rain showers and
  chance of thunderstorms.
* Min Temperature.....40-45.
* Max Humidity........89-99 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-10 mph becoming southwest in the late
      evening and overnight.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................4.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...70 percent in FWZ110...and 50 percent in
  FWZ111.

.Tuesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance
  of thunderstorms.
* Max Temperature.....60-70 valleys and 50-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........42-52 percent valleys and 51-61 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................3.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...40 percent.

.Wednesday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds 10-15 mph.
.Thursday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. Northwest winds 5-10 mph.
.Friday...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Variable winds up to 10 mph.
.Saturday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 45-55. Highs 60-70.
.Sunday...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and thunderstorms. Lows
45-55. Highs 65-75.

$$



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