Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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FNUS75 KBYZ 251527
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SPOT FORECAST FOR RIDGEWAY...MILES CITY FIRE DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
927 AM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0908 MDT ON JULY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
IT WILL BE COOLER AND LESS WINDY OVER THE FIRE TODAY BUT HUMIDITY
WILL AGAIN BE LOW AND FALL BELOW 20 PERCENT. THE PRESSURE PATTERN
TODAY IS WEAK OVER THE FIRE AREA BUT STRONGER WINDS ALOFT WILL
BEGIN TO MIX DOWN DURING THE AFTERNOON WITH SOME GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
EXPECT CLEAR SKIES FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS WITH NO THUNDERSTORMS.
TOMORROW WILL BE COOLER WITH HUMIDITY A BIT HIGHER. BORSUM


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. AFTERNOON GUSTS
                    TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

$$
FORECASTER...BORSUM
REQUESTED BY...IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140725.RIDGE.01/BYZ


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