Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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FNUS75 KBYZ 260520
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BILLINGS NORTH...BILLINGS DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
1120 PM MDT MON JUL 25 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2306 MDT ON JULY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE FIRE OVERNIGHT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH ERRATIC WIND GUSTS
WILL BECOME ISOLATED LATE. NORTHEAST WINDS WILL DECREASE TO
5 TO 15 MPH BY MIDNIGHT MDT. VARIABLE WINDS AT 5 TO 15 MPH
WILL OCCUR FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WITH ERRATIC WINDS WILL DEVELOP AGAIN TUESDAY AFTERNOON. VARIABLE
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. HUMIDITIES WILL BE IN THE 20 TO 25 PERCENT RANGE.


.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS BECOMING ISOLATED LATE.
CWR.................14 PERCENT.
LAL.................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING
                    TO 5 TO 15 MPH BY MIDNIGHT MDT...THEN VARIABLE
                    WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BY 3 AM MDT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
LAL.................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

$$
FORECASTER...ARTHUR
REQUESTED BY...BILLINGS DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160725.BILLI.01/BYZ



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