Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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FNUS75 KMSO 161714
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BURNT GROUSE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
1114 AM MDT TUE SEP 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1230 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WEDNESDAY WILL CONTINUE TO HAVE HIGH PRESSURE
OVER THE PROPOSED BURN. TEMPERATURES ARE ON TRACK TO BE A LITTLE
WARMER WEDNESDAY THAN ON TUESDAY, BUT CLOUD COVER IS GOING TO
INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY WITH HUMIDITY SLIGHTLY HIGHER DUE TO
INCREASED MOISTURE. DIURNAL TYPE WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED FOR
WEDNESDAY BUT A COLD FRONT PASSAGE ON THURSDAY WILL RESULT IN
A WEST WIND FOR THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 1-3 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2-5 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 8 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...KITSMILLER
REQUESTED BY...TODD HANNAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140917.BURNT.01/MSO


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