Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SCEN AND SERN MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE DISTICTS TODAY AS A
PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT APPROACHES.
RAIN CHANCES WILL INITIALLY INCREASE THIS MORNING ACROSS SOUTH
CENTRAL MONTANA...WITH SCATTERED STORMS SHIFTING EAST DURING THE
DAY AND INTO THIS EVENING...SPREADING ACROSS SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND
NORTHERN WYOMING. TEMPERATURES WILL BE HOT WITH LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES IN SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTHERN WYOMING THIS
AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...THE COLD FRONT PASSAGE FRIDAY WILL BRING DRY
AND COOLER CONDITIONS INTO THIS WEEKEND. FRIEDERS

MTZ123-182215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-85 AT 5000 FEET...66-76 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-40 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...35-45 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-56 AT 5000 FEET...42-52 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-78 AT 5000 FEET...60-70 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...40-50 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 48. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 48. HIGHS 68 TO 78. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 70 TO 80. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
40 TO 50. HIGHS 67 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 67 TO 77.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
65 TO 75.

$$

MTZ124-182215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-54.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........88-93 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 47. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 47. HIGHS 70 TO 75.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 72 TO 77.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75.

$$

MTZ125-182215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-85.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-40 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 46 TO 51. WEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
46 TO 51. HIGHS 71 TO 76. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
48 TO 53. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

MTZ126-182215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......76-83 AT 5000 FEET...69-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-32 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...30-40 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......54-59 AT 5000 FEET...44-54 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-81 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...73-83 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-77 AT 5000 FEET...61-71 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-46 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...43-53 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 52. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 73. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
47 TO 57. HIGHS 67 TO 74. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
47 TO 57. HIGHS 64 TO 71. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
50 TO 55. HIGHS 66 TO 73.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 73.

$$

MTZ127-182215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-30 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......58-63.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........66-71 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 53 TO 58. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

MTZ128-182215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-90.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-83.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 74 TO 79.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 74 TO 79.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 74 TO 79.

$$

MTZ129-182215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIG HORN CANYON REC AREA-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-88 AT 5000 FEET...73-79 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-33 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...27-35 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-60 AT 5000 FEET...51-56 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-81 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........23 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-79 AT 5000 FEET...63-71 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-48 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...44-52 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........22 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 53. HIGHS 66 TO 76. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 65 TO 75. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 55. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 75.

$$

MTZ130-182215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 73 TO 78.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS 73 TO 78.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 74 TO 79.

$$

MTZ131-182215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......90-95.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-21 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-83 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-83.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 74 TO 79.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 72 TO 77.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 74 TO 79.

$$

MTZ132-182215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-93.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-24 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........75-80 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-34 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 50 TO 55. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 71 TO 76.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 52 TO 57. HIGHS 72 TO 77.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 72 TO 77.

$$

MTZ133-182215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-92.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-31 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........78-83 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......79-84.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 52 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 54. HIGHS 73 TO 78.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS 69 TO 74. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 70 TO 75.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

WYZ274-182215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-22 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......54-59.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......77-82.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 74 TO 79.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
45 TO 50. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
45 TO 50. HIGHS 71 TO 76. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 72 TO 77.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 74 TO 79.

$$

WYZ284-182215-
BIG HORN NATIONAL FOREST-
304 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-76.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-49.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-88 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4...16 TO 25 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........22 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 42. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 59 TO 64.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
39 TO 47. HIGHS 59 TO 64. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 56 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
37 TO 43. HIGHS 57 TO 62.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 58 TO 63.

$$

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