Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
000
FNUS55 KTFX 291928
FWFTFX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
WARMER TEMPERATURES WILL PRODUCE GREATER DAYTIME INSTABILITY AND
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
THE SOUTH AND WESTERN MOUNTAINS TODAY AND FRIDAY. WINDS REMAIN
LIGHT WITH GOOD OVERNIGHT HUMIDITY RECOVERY. A COLD FRONT ADVANCES
ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A
FEW THUNDERSTORMS.

MTZ112-301015-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL/EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY-
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-50.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DOWN...17 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........86-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-71...52-57 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES DOWN...15 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........43-50 PERCENT...51-59 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT UP...22 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.

$$

MTZ113-301015-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-53.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.

$$

MTZ114-301015-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT-
ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-51.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-88 PERCENT...65-75 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-80...63-72 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES UP...UNCHANGED HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-50.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST
                         UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-71...52-60 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT UP...21 PERCENT UP HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ115-301015-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-57...54-59 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-82 PERCENT...55-64 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED...23 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES UP...2 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DOWN...9 PERCENT UP HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING NORTH
                         UP TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DOWN...10 PERCENT UP HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-81...70-75 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

$$

MTZ116-301015-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         WEST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-77...65-73 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-50.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........74-84 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-67...55-63 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........44-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ117-301015-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-53.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......25 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-81...65-74 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-53.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT UP...5 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-76...63-71 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ118-301015-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
128 PM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........67-77 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DOWN...1 PERCENT UP HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79...65-73 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-75...60-69 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT UP...12 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.

$$

WEATHER.GOV/GREATFALLS


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.