Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FLATWILLOW...MT DNRC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
739 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0735 MST ON FEBRUARY 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
UNSETTLED CONDITIONS ARE IN STORE FOR THE BURN AREA THROUGH
SATURDAY. SCATTERED SNOW IS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN OR RAIN AND SNOW THIS AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT BRINGING MORE SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW
AND COLDER TEMPERATURES FOR SATURDAY. SNOW AMOUNTS WILL BE LIGHT
WITH ONE TO TWO INCHES EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WIND......NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1000 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-17.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WIND......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000 FT AGL EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....19-24.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WIND......NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH AROUND 25 MPH.

.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...
SNOW WILL END BY SATURDAY EVENING WITH CLEARING SKIES. SUNDAY WILL
BE SUNNY WITH WINDS GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH. TEMPERATURES WILL
REMAIN BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGES.

$$
FORECASTER...EMANUEL
REQUESTED BY...JOSHUA STOYCHOFF
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150220.FLATW.01/TFX






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