Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Green Canyon Fire
National Weather Service Missoula MT
210 PM MDT THU JUL 2 2015

Forecast is based on request time of 1359 MDT on July 02.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.


.DISCUSSION...

...Fire Weather Watch in effect from Saturday morning through
Saturday evening...

Today and Friday will continue to be dry and hot under stable
conditions. A few fair weather clouds may pop up over the high
terrain, but are not expected to develop into thunderstorms.
Ridgetop winds will be present through the afternoon and evening
hours today and again Friday.

A fire weather watch has been issued for Saturday to account for a
frontal passage that will cause gusty winds and low RHs. Most of
Saturday will remain very dry and equally as hot as past days, but
with much stronger winds, particularly at the fire`s elevation.


.Rest of today...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....78-83.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Min Humidity........17-23 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........South-southwest 5-7 mph with gusts to 12 mph
  through roughly 2000.

.Tonight...

* Sky/Weather.........Clear.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Min Temperature.....55-59.
* Max Humidity........52-57 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph after 2000.
* Mixing Height.......6500 ft agl decreasing to less than 100 ft
  agl after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 10 mph.

.Friday...

* Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Max Temperature.....79-85.
* Min Humidity........15-22 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph becoming west
  around 10-12 mph in the afternoon (mostly after 1400).
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 7500 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 10 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.

$$
FORECASTER...Allegretto

REQUESTED BY...Raciocot
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150702.GREEN.01/MSO



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