Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SW SHERIDAN COUNTY...MT OTH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
910 PM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1900 MDT ON AUGUST 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT IS SET TO PUSH THROUGH THE BURN AREA ON TUESDAY.
LEADING UP TO THAT FRONTAL PASSAGE...EXPECT NW WINDS AT OR BELOW
10 MPH AND A FEW ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BETWEEN 3 AM
AND 9 AM. BY MID-DAY TUESDAY...CHANCES FOR ANY PRECIPITATION
DIMINISH...BUT WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO AROUND 15 MPH...THEN
INCREASE AGAIN DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS UP TO THE 20 TO 30 MPH
RANGE. ANY REMAINING UNCONTROLLED FIRES ARE EXPECTED TO SPREAD
QUICKLY TOWARD THE EAST.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........62-67 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 800 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 8 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7700 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 25 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MICKELSON
REQUESTED BY...MIKE OLSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160822.SWSHE.01/GGW



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