Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...

A WARM SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT HAS ALLOWED THE AIRMASS TO BECOME
SLIGHTLY UNSTABLE THIS AFTERNOON WITH A FEW ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING, MAINLY OVER WESTERN
DISTRICTS. A STRONGER WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION
SATURDAY WITH A COLD FRONT SHIFTING EAST ACROSS THE REGION BY
SATURDAY EVENING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP ALONG THE COLD FRONT WITH SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS EARLY
SATURDAY SHIFTING TO WESTERLY BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.

MTZ112-011015-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL/EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY-
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-73...55-60 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........40-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
                         TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......35-41.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-87 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-63...52-57 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ113-011015-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-55.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-81.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......41-47.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ114-011015-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT-
ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-52.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......21 PERCENT DOWN...8 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-70...54-60 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES DOWN...12 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........41-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-40.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62...48-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES DOWN...4 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ115-011015-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........67-77 PERCENT...56-66 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DOWN...9 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-83...72-77 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES UP...UNCHANGED HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DOWN...2 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES DOWN...13 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT UP...24 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-67...56-61 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING EAST IN
                         THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...COOLER. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.

$$

MTZ116-011015-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-50.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES UP...3 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT UP...10 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-66.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........45-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-39.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT UP...2 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......51-59.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING EAST
                         AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ117-011015-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-55.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-74 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DOWN...5 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-78...62-72 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-43.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT UP...22 PERCENT UP HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-65...51-59 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DOWN...UNCHANGED HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ118-011015-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
227 PM MDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DOWN...2 PERCENT UP HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-75...60-68 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......18 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-42.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64...52-59 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DOWN...15 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
                    ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
    VALLEYS/LWR SLOPES...EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
    RIDGES/UPR SLOPES....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.

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