Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WATER HOLE   5 SALE...BIA NORTHERN CHEYENNE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
756 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MST ON FEBRUARY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST AT THE BURN SITE TODAY WITH MOSTLY SUNNY
SKIES THROUGH THE DAY. GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...TAPERING OFF IN THE EVENING. WINDS WILL
TURN NORTH TO NORTHWEST THIS EVENING AS A DRY CANADIAN COLD FRONT
CROSSES THE BURN SITE. EXPECT NORTHWEST WINDS TO INCREASE THROUGH
THE NIGHT...REACHING 15 TO 25 MPH AT RIDGE TOP BY SATURDAY
MORNING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING THROUGH THE NIGHT.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

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FORECASTER...GILSTAD/HOOLEY
REQUESTED BY...LEE OLD BEAR
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150227.WATER.01/BYZ


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