Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Old Glory RX
National Weather Service Missoula MT
916 AM MDT Fri Mar 17 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 MDT on March 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Plenty of moisture will flow across the burn site
today...bringing mostly cloudy skies. Winds should remain
southwest to southeast through tonight. The wind will increase on
Saturday as a front approaches from the west, and strong
southwest flow develops aloft.

.TODAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....45-50.
* Min Humidity........32-37 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........South to southeast 5-12 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Mixing Height.......Increasing to 5000 ft agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 15 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....33-38.
* Max Humidity........near 75 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest to south 7-13 mph and gusty.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Mixing Height.......5000 ft agl decreasing to less than 100 ft
  agl after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 15 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.SATURDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....53-58.
* Min Humidity........37-42 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest 11-21 mph with gusts to around 35
  mph in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...Less than 10 percent.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl early...increasing to
  6000 ft agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 25 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

$$
FORECASTER...Gibson

REQUESTED BY...Greg Campbell
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1704320.1/MSO


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