Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NORTH FORK SEARCH...GALLATIN COUNTY SAR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
853 PM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 2038 MDT ON AUGUST 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT,
GENERALLY NORTH WINDS TONIGHT. AREAS OF DIFFUSE WILDFIRE SMOKE
MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO AROUND 6 MILES AT TIMES. SUNNY AND WARMER
CONDITIONS PREVAIL ON MONDAY. A WEAK DISTURBANCE MAY CAUSE A FEW
WEAK THUNDERSTORMS LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF SMOKE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS, CALM TO 5 MPH
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF SMOKE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 10500 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

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FORECASTER...NUTTER
REQUESTED BY...ANNE HARBECK
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160828.NORTH.01/TFX



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