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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
325 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AFTER A QUICKLY-PASSING UPPER-LEVEL DISTURBANCE BRINGS SOME
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS TO AREAS MAINLY NORTH OF THE MISSOURI RIVER
TODAY AND WIDESPREAD GUSTY WINDS FROM THE WEST...A STRONG RIDGE OF
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SPREAD OVER THE REGION BEGINNING TONIGHT AND
WILL REMAIN THROUGH TUESDAY...RESULTING IN A WARM AND DRY
WEATHER PATTERN TO START THE WEEK WITH THE CALMEST WINDS ON MONDAY.

MTZ134-202300-
NORTHERN PHILLIPS-NORTHERN VALLEY-
325 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 15
                    MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE LATE
                    EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ135-202300-
LITTLE ROCKIES-
325 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT). SCATTERED SPRINKLES IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66 VALLEYS AND 53-58 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-22 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20
                         TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
                    (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 58-63 PERCENT RIDGES.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO
                         10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 15
                     MPH IN THE LATE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72 VALLEYS AND 58-63 RIDGES.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10
                     MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ136-202300-
LOWER MISSOURI RIVER BREAKS INCLUDING CHARLES M. RUSSELL REFUGE-
325 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT). SCATTERED SPRINKLES IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO
                         10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 15
                     MPH IN THE LATE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

MTZ137-202300-
SOUTHERN PETROLEUM-SOUTHERN GARFIELD-
325 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY
                    (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO
                         10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGE............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING WEST 5
                     TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-22 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......
    LOWER ELEVATION......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH BECOMING
                         UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGE............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
                     AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

MTZ120-202300-
FORT PECK RESERVATION-DANIELS-ROOSEVELT-SHERIDAN-
325 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF LIGHT
                    RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
                    INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE
                    MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...10 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 15
                    MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE LATE
                    EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ122-202300-
DAWSON-MCCONE-PRAIRIE-RICHLAND-WIBAUX-
325 AM MDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
                    INCREASING TO WEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE
                    MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...ZERO.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

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