Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BEAVER-SOUP 24B 26...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
957 AM MDT WED SEP 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SUNNY SKIES WITH LIGHT BREEZES ARE EXPECTED OVER THE BURN AREA TODAY.
A COOL AND STABLE AIR MASS WILL RESIST DEEP LAYER MIXING. CONDITIONS
WILL REMAIN DRY AND STABLE TONIGHT WITH GOOD OVERNIGHT RECOVERY OF
RELATIVE HUMIDITY. DEEPER LAYER MIXING WILL SWITCH WINDS TO THE
SOUTHWEST ON THURSDAY ALONG WITH SLIGHTLY WARMER  TEMPERATURES AND
LOWER AFTERNOON HUMIDITY.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........62 AT IGNITION...MAX 73.
RH..................50-55 PERCENT AT IGNITION...AFTERNOON MIN 30-35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS CALM TO 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH, BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
                    5 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........EAST AROUND 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 42-47.
RH..................MAX 85-90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE, TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS CALM TO 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......VARIABLE WINDS CALM TO 5 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........VARIABLE WINDS CALM 5 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 75.
RH..................MIN 26-31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 8000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 TO 15 MPH.

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FORECASTER...NUTTER
REQUESTED BY...DEANNA THOMPSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160928.BEAVE.03/TFX


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