Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Montana and N Cntrl Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
331 AM MDT WED JUL 1 2015


.DISCUSSION...

Idaho: Another warm and dry air mass has moved back into the
region and will persist at least into the 4th of July weekend.
Expect very warm days and the return to strong thermal belts
overnight. Typical afternoon breezes will occur as well.

Montana:  Another warm and dry air mass has moved back into the
region and will persist at least into the 4th of July weekend.
A few showers and thunderstorms are possible in the Glacier Region
today, otherwise, expect very warm days and the return to strong
thermal belts overnight region-wide. Typical afternoon breezes
will occur as well. We may be looking at record high temperatures
again this Friday. We are also still monitoring the potential for
gusty winds with an approaching shortwave this Saturday...timing
could still change.


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IDZ102-103-020945-
PALOUSE/HELLS CANYON-CLEARWATER/NEZ PERCE-
231 AM PDT WED JUL 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.....95-105 valleys and 80-90 ridges.
* Min Humidity........10-20 percent valleys and 21-31 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming west 5-15 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-10 mph becoming northwest 10-20 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........MISSING.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Clear.
* Min Temperature.....55-65.
* Max Humidity........75-85 percent valleys and 44-54 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northwest 5-10 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 1-3 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph becoming north up to 5
      mph after midnight.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.....95-105 valleys and 85-90 ridges.
* Min Humidity........10-16 percent valleys and 17-27 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Northeast up to 5 mph becoming west 5-10 mph
      in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 90-100. Northwest winds 10-15 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 90-100. West winds
10-15 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 85-95. Northwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 90-100.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 85-95.

$$

MTZ104-105-020945-
KOOTENAI-FLATHEAD/GLACIER PARK-
331 AM MDT WED JUL 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
  afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....88-98 valleys and 75-80 ridges.
* Min Humidity........19-29 percent valleys and 31-41 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming west 5-15 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1 in FWZ104...and 2 in FWZ105.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers.
* Min Temperature.....50-60.
* Max Humidity........85-95 percent valleys and 61-71 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northeast 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph becoming east 5-10 mph
      after midnight.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....88-98 valleys and 75-85 ridges.
* Min Humidity........16-26 percent valleys and 23-33 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............East up to 5 mph becoming southwest 5-10 mph
      in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 90-100. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Not as warm. Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 80-90.
Southwest winds 10-20 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 75-85. Northeast winds
15-25 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 50-60. Highs 85-95.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 50-60. Highs 80-90.

$$

MTZ106-108-020945-
WEST LOLO-EAST LOLO-
331 AM MDT WED JUL 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....90-100 valleys and 80-90 ridges.
* Min Humidity........7-17 percent valleys and 16-26 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....50-60 valleys and 60-65 ridges.
* Max Humidity........78-88 percent valleys and 43-53 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northwest 5-15 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 10-20 mph becoming north 5-10 mph
      in the late evening and early morning...then becoming east
      early in the morning.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....90-100 valleys and 80-90 ridges.
* Min Humidity........13-18 percent valleys and 15-25 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............East up to 5 mph becoming northwest in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 90-100. West winds 10-15 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 85-95. West winds
5-15 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 80-90. Northeast winds
15-25 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 85-95.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 80-90.

$$

MTZ107-020945-
SALISH AND KOOTENAI RESERVATION-
331 AM MDT WED JUL 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....90-95 valleys and 75-80 ridges.
* Min Humidity........11-21 percent valleys and 20-30 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....55-65.
* Max Humidity........67-77 percent valleys and 51-61 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 10-15 mph early in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph decreasing to up to 5 mph
      after midnight...then becoming southeast early in the
      morning.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....95-100 valleys and 75-80 ridges.
* Min Humidity........11-21 percent valleys and 19-29 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southeast 5-10 mph becoming northwest in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 95-105. West winds 10-15 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 90-100. Southwest
winds 10-20 mph.
.Sunday...Not as warm. Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 80-90. Northeast
winds 15-25 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 90-100.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 55-65. Highs 85-95.

$$

MTZ109-020945-
BITTERROOT-
331 AM MDT WED JUL 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....90-95 valleys and 75-80 ridges.
* Min Humidity........13-23 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming northwest 5-15 mph late in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-10 mph becoming northwest 10-20 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....55-60.
* Max Humidity........71-81 percent valleys and 41-51 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northwest 10-15 mph early in the evening
      becoming downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph becoming north up to 5
      mph after midnight.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.....90-95 valleys and 80-85 ridges.
* Min Humidity........10-20 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Variable 2-5 mph becoming northwest 5-10 mph
      in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 85-95. Northwest winds
10-15 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 85-95. West winds
10-20 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 60-70. Highs 80-90. North winds 15-25 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 85-95.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 80-90.

$$

MTZ110-111-020945-
DEERLODGE/WEST BEAVERHEAD-EAST BEAVERHEAD-
331 AM MDT WED JUL 1 2015

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....85-90 valleys and 70-80 ridges.
* Min Humidity........13-23 percent valleys and 20-30 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-10 mph increasing to 10-20 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....45-55.
* Max Humidity........82-92 percent valleys and 62-72 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......North 5-15 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northeast 5-15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....85-90 valleys and 70-80 ridges.
* Min Humidity........13-23 percent valleys and 20-30 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............North 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 85-95. Northwest winds
10-15 mph.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 85-95. West winds
10-15 mph.
.Sunday...Not as warm. Mostly clear. Lows 55-65. Highs 75-85. Northwest
winds 10-20 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 75-85.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 75-85.

$$



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