Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
349 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 134...135...136 AND 137...

.DISCUSSION...
A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA TODAY AND BRING A
COLD FRONT THROUGH THE REGION THURSDAY MORNING. SOUTHEAST WINDS
WILL BRING MOISTURE INTO THE REGION TODAY AND STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALIZED WETTING RAINS ARE EXPECTED THIS
EVENING. HUMIDITY WILL DROP INTO THE TEENS AND LOW 20S BEHIND
THE FRONT THURSDAY AFTERNOON WITH STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS
DEVELOPING...PROMPTING THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

MTZ134-232315-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
349 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................4.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO
                    25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.

$$

MTZ135-232315-
LITTLE ROCKIES-
349 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....95-100 VALLEYS AND 84-89 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
    RIDGE............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING EAST
                         5 TO 10 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING.
    RIDGE............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING EAST 5 TO
                     10 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87 VALLEYS AND 72-77 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING WEST 15
                         TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
                     MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.

$$

MTZ136-232315-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
349 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-97.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH BECOMING 10 TO
                         20 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
    RIDGE............EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
                     MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-78 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO
                         10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
    RIDGE............EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE
                         MORNING.
    RIDGE............SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO
                     NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.

$$

MTZ137-232315-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
349 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WINDS...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....94-99.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
    RIDGE............EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST
                     10 TO 20 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE
                    SEVERE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                         5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
    RIDGE............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING EAST 5
                     TO 15 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
                     MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH
                     EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 7-15 MPH BECOMING WEST 10
                         TO 15 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                         BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE
                         AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                     NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 90.

$$

MTZ120-232315-
FORT PECK RESERVATION-DANIELS-ROOSEVELT-SHERIDAN-
349 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE SEVERE IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................4.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...40 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO
                    20 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

$$

MTZ122-232315-
DAWSON-MCCONE-PRAIRIE-RICHLAND-WIBAUX-
349 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY
                    WINDS AND LARGE HAIL IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING EAST 10
                    TO 15 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING WEST 10
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS
15 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S.

$$

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