Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for BLUE BAY
National Weather Service Missoula MT
659 PM MDT Thu Aug 17 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 MDT on August 18.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 6 AM MDT
SATURDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A warm and dry day with increasing winds in the
afternoon is expected today. Winds will be on the increase early
afternoon and will likely peak between 5 pm and 9 pm this evening
with gusts of 25 mph possible. Winds are expected to stay a little breezy
throughout the night with poor RH recoveries. Saturday will be
another breezy afternoon with slightly higher humidities.

.FRIDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....82-87.
* Min Humidity........11-16 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 3-6 mph becoming Southwest 5-14
  mph by  early afternoon. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 6000 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 15 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....57-62.
* Max Humidity........40-45 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest 7-15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph
  in the evening becoming southwest 5-12 after midnight.

* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......6000 ft agl decreasing to less than 300 ft
  agl after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 15 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.SATURDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....78-83.
* Min Humidity........15-20 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 3-7 mph becoming Southwest 7-13
  gust 20 mph in the afternoon.

* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 300 ft agl increasing to 5500 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

$$
Forecaster...Kino

Requested by...BOB MCCREA
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714328.5/MSO



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