Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HAYMAKER RX...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1132 AM MDT THU MAY 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1125 MDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS WILL INCREASE OVER THE BURN AREA THIS AFTERNOON AS A
SURFACE COLD FRONT APPROACHES. THE FRONT SHOULD MOVE ACROSS THE
AREA BY EARLY EVENING. WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL BECOME
NORTHERLY AND MAY BE GUSTY FOR A FEW HOURS. SHOWERS WILL LIKELY
DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT AND AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO
POSSIBLE THIS EVENING. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DROP INTO
THE TEENS WITH GOOD OVERNIGHT RECOVERY. COOLER TEMPERATURES
FRIDAY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........INCREASING CLOUDS.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-22 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10-12 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...INCREASING TO NORTH
                    10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH BY LATE EVENING.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20
                    MPH BY LATE EVENING.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 18 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...EMANUEL
REQUESTED BY...MARK CONWAY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160505.HAYMA.01/TFX



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