Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WOLF CREEK WF...WOLF CREEK FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1005 PM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2146 MDT ON AUGUST 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDY CONDITIONS WILL EXIST ABOVE THE INVERSION. UNDER THE THERMAL
BELT LIGHT WINDS ARE EXPECTED. INVERSION SHOULD BREAK BY 10 AM AND
WIND SPEEDS SHOULD INCREASE DRAMATICALLY WITH BREAK UP OF THE
INVERSION. WIDESPREAD SMOKE SHOULD MOVE BACK INTO THE AREA BY MONDAY.
COOLER TEMPERATURES AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGHOUT THE
DAY ON MONDAY

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...A VERY SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS AND ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SURFACE WINDS SHOULD CONTINUE TO BE LIGHT
                    OVERNIGHT AND SHOULD DEVELOP DOWNSLOPING
                    NEAR SURFACE BY EARLY MORNING. MORE ACTIVE WINDS
                    ARE EXPECTED IN THE THERMAL BELT.
RIDGETOP WIND.......20 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1
HAINES..............2

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    25 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1
HAINES..............3
$$
FORECASTER...SUK
REQUESTED BY...ROCKY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150830.WOLFC.01/TFX


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