Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for West Fork Fish Creek - IAP
National Weather Service Missoula MT
224 PM MDT TUE SEP 1 2015

Forecast is based on request time of 1351 MDT on September 01.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

A cold front will slowly move over the fire after midday Wednesday,
followed by a steady increase in rain showers thereafter. Winds are
not anticipated to be very gusty with the frontal passage. Chances
of wetting rain will continue to increase through Thursday, with
winds shifting to the northwest and afternoon humidity remaining
high.

.Wednesday...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Slight
                      chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent in the morning
                      20 percent in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....64-69.
* Min Humidity........32-37 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest 4-8 mph becoming west 7-11 mph.
* Mixing Height.......500 ft agl increasing to 7500 ft agl in the
                      afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........West 10 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Haines Index........2 very low.

.Wednesday Night...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the
                      evening. showers likely after sunset.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.
* Min Temperature.....40-45.
* Max Humidity........79-84 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........West 5-10 mph becoming variable 2-4 mph
                      after sunset.
* Mixing Height.......7500 ft agl decreasing to 1500 ft agl after
                      midnight.
* Mixing Winds........West 10 mph.
* LAL.................1.

.Thursday...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the
                      morning...then chance of showers in the
                      afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.
* Max Temperature.....59-64.
* Min Humidity........41-46 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 2-4 mph.
* Mixing Height.......1500-3000 ft agl.
* Mixing Winds........Northwest 10 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.

$$
FORECASTER...Zumpfe

REQUESTED BY...Michael Dardis FBAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150901.WESTF.03/MSO


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