Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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FNUS75 KMSO 191851
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SELWAY COMPLEX
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
1251 PM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1228 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT THE CLOUDS TO REMAIN OVER THE FIRE FOR THE REST
OF THE DAY TODAY DUE TO A MOIST NORTHWEST FLOW IN THE UPPER LEVELS.
CLOUDS WILL LIKELY HELP THE RH`S FROM DROPPING BELOW THE 30% RANGE.
TOMORROW WILL BEGIN A WARMING AND DRYING TREND AS A STRONG HIGH
PRESSURE BEGINS TO BUILD OVER THE REGION.  STRONG THERMAL BELTS WILL
BEGIN TO DEVELOP ESPECIALLY SUNDAY AND CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN MONDAY
INTO TUESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 7-10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7-10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 1-3 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 1-3 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........EAST 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...ROBINSON
REQUESTED BY...TONY LUBKE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140919.SELWA.01/MSO


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