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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Montana
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Higher humidity and a few showers will be the theme through Tuesday.
After that, temperatures will moderate and conditions will turn
drier. However, significant fire weather impacts are not expected
through the end of the work week. By the weekend, breezy/windy
conditions look possible along with at least a chance of additional
precipitation. MARTIN

MTZ112-261015-
Eastern Glacier/Toole/Central/Eastern Pondera/Liberty-
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
  evening.
* Min Temperature.......39-44.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........84-91 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.......62-68...55-61 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........35-42 percent...41-51 percent higher
  elevations.
   24 hr trend......2 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............Northwest winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Decreasing clouds.
* Min Temperature.......39-44.
   24 hr trend......1 degree down.
* Max Humidity..........81-91 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......65-70.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged...5 degrees up higher elevations.
* Min Humidity..........34-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Northwest winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the lower 60s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs around 60.

$$

MTZ113-261015-
Hill and Blaine Counties-
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......39-44.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........77-87 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...South winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............Southwest winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.......64-69.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........32-37 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds 5 to 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level
  haines 4 low (Below 3000 feet).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Decreasing clouds.
* Min Temperature.......41-46.
   24 hr trend......1 degree up.
* Max Humidity..........79-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 5 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......67-72.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........33-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 5 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level
  haines 4 low (Below 3000 feet).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.

$$

MTZ114-261015-
Lewis and Clark National Forest Rocky Mountain District-
Rocky Mountain Front-
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature.......35-41.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........84-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up...12 percent up higher elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature.......60-65...49-58 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........37-44 percent...46-56 percent higher
  elevations.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up...5 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......33-41.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max Humidity..........82-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up...7 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......64-69...55-62 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........37-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged...5 percent down higher elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph...becoming north
                        in the afternoon.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph...becoming north in
                        the afternoon.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.

$$

MTZ115-261015-
Chouteau and Fergus Counties-
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......39-44.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........79-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
     Ridges.............South winds around 5 mph...becoming west
                        after midnight.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.......63-68...55-60 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees up...1 degree up higher elevations.
* Min Humidity..........33-38 percent...37-47 percent higher
  elevations.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............Northwest winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level
  haines 4 low (Below 3000 feet).

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Decreasing clouds.
* Min Temperature.......40-45.
   24 hr trend......1 degree up.
* Max Humidity..........80-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent up...unchanged higher elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......66-71...59-64 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........34-39 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds 5 to 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level
  haines 4 low (Below 3000 feet).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows around
40. Highs in the lower 60s.

$$

MTZ116-261015-
Lincoln Ranger District of the Helena National Forest-
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers in the
  evening, then isolated showers after midnight. Patchy fog after
  midnight.
* Min Temperature.......34-39.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........84-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent down...1 percent up higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 5 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
  Isolated showers.
* Max Temperature.......57-62...49-57 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........44-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent down...2 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 5 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Decreasing clouds.
* Min Temperature.......34-39.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max Humidity..........80-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up...5 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 5 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......62-67...54-62 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........38-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent down...11 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds around 5 mph...becoming
                        northwest in the afternoon.
     Ridges.............Southwest winds around 5 mph...becoming
                        northwest in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.

$$

MTZ117-261015-
Central and Eastern Lewis and Clark National Forest Areas-
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature.......34-42.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........80-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature.......57-65...49-59 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........34-42 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...West winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Isolated showers in the evening...then
  decreasing clouds.
* Min Temperature.......35-42.
   24 hr trend......1 degree up.
* Max Humidity..........77-87 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent down...11 percent up higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds around 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......63-68...55-64 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........34-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds around 10 mph...becoming
                        northwest in the afternoon.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.

$$

MTZ118-261015-
Helena and Townsend Ranger Districts of the Helena National
Forest-
157 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
* Min Temperature.......36-41.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........79-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent down...1 percent up higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature.......57-62...49-58 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........37-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds around 5 mph...becoming
                        west in the afternoon.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......36-41.
   24 hr trend......1 degree down.
* Max Humidity..........78-88 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent up...4 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southwest winds around 5 mph.
     Ridges.............West winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......62-67...54-62 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........34-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...South winds around 5 mph...becoming
                        northwest in the afternoon.
     Ridges.............Southwest winds around 5 mph...becoming
                        northwest in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper
60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.

$$

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