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
852 AM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A TEMPERATURE INVERSION OVER THE BURN UNIT THIS MORNING WILL MIX OUT
BY EARLY AFTERNOON. WINDS REMAIN LIGHT TODAY AND TONIGHT...WITH GOOD
OVERNIGHT HUMIDITY RECOVERY. INSTABILITY INCREASES ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON
WITH SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE. SOUTHWEST WINDS STRENGTHEN ON
SATURDAY...WITH INCREASING CHANCES FOR RAIN AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT
EXPECTED TO PASS ON SATURDAY NIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........60 AT IGNITION...MAX 77.
RH..................55 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 22 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH
RIDGETOP WIND.......WINDS SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 7000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 46.
RH..................MAX 85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS CALM TO 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WINDS SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 77.
RH..................MIN 24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5-10 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...NUTTER
REQUESTED BY...BOB CULBRETH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160929.BEAVE.01/TFX



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