Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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FNUS75 KBYZ 051341
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SPOT FORECAST FOR GRAVEYARD...MILES CITY DISPATCH CENTER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
741 AM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0712 MDT ON JULY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
EXPECT INCREASING CLOUDS THIS MORNING OVER THE FIRE SITE WITH
CONTINUED BRISK NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS THROUGH THE DAY. THERE IS
A CHANCE OF SCATTERED SHOWERS DEVELOPING AROUND THE AREA...MAINLY
IN THE AFTERNOON. I KEPT A MENTION OF A THUNDERSTORM AS WELL...BUT
THE CHANCE OF THUNDER WILL DIMINISH QUITE A BIT LATER TODAY. THE
WINDS WILL TURN MORE NORTHWESTERLY TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. LOOK FOR
DRIER CONDITIONS MONDAY BUT TEMPERATURES STILL ON THE COOLER SIDE
OF NORMAL. BT

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM POSSIBLE.
CWR.................22 PERCENT.
LAL.................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR SHOWERS.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
CWR.................11 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5.

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FORECASTER...TESAR
REQUESTED BY...MICHELLE DAUENHAUER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150705.GRAVE.01/BYZ



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