Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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FNUS75 KBYZ 020001
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SPRING FIRE...MILES CITY DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
601 PM MDT WED JUL 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1741 MDT ON JULY 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS IS MOVING SOUTHEAST TOWARDS THE FIRE
SITE AND SHOULD BE TO THE FIRE SITE WITHIN THE HOUR. THESE STORMS
HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BE SEVERE...WITH STRONG...ERRATIC WINDS AND
LARGE HAIL. AFTER THESE STORMS MOVE THROUGH THE FIRE SITE...ENDING
BY MID EVENING...EXPECT WINDS TO BE LIGHT AND GENERALLY OUT OF THE
NORTH OVERNIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TO AROUND 60 DEGREES WITH
A DECENT RECOVERY IN RELATIVE HUMIDITIES. TOMORROW TEMPERATURES
WILL BE BACK IN THE 80S FOR HIGHS AT THE FIRE SITE WITH RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES DROPPING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT...SIMILAR TO TODAY. REIMER

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. PATCHY SMOKE IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    AREAS OF SMOKE OVERNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS
                    MAY BE SEVERE THIS EVENING.
CWR.................11 PERCENT.
LAL.................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

$$
FORECASTER...HOOLEY/REIMER
REQUESTED BY...RODNEY BRESBACH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150701.SPRIN.01/BYZ


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