Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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FNUS75 KMSO 232157
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SPOT FORECAST FOR PITTSBURG
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
357 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1516 MDT ON JULY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A SLIGHT CHANGE IN WEATHER WILL TAKE PLACE OVER THE WILDFIRE DURING
THE NEXT FEW DAYS. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL DECREASE WHILE
AFTERNOON HUMIDITY INCREASES SLIGHTLY. WESTERLY WINDS WILL BE
PRESENT AT THE TOP OF THE UNIT DURING THE DAYTIME...WHILE NORTHWEST
WIND WILL DEVELOP AT THE BOTTOM. WINDS WILL BECOME MORE DOMINATED
BY THE TERRAIN BY THIS WEEKEND AS BOTH DAY AND NIGHT TIME HUMIDITY
DECREASES BENEATH A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....BOTTOM...80-85.
                    TOP...77-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........BOTTOM...18-23 PERCENT.
                    TOP...20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........BOTTOM...VARIABLE 1-3 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                      5-10 MPH GUSTING TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    TOP...WEST WINDS 6-11 MPH. GUSTS 18 MPH IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....BOTTOM...55-60.
                    TOP...50-55.
MAX HUMIDITY........BOTTOM...55-60 PERCENT.
                    TOP...45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........BOTTOM...NORTHWEST WINDS 4-8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                      BECOMING VARIABLE 2-4 MPH.
                    TOP...WEST WINDS 4-8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....BOTTOM...86-91.
                    TOP...80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........BOTTOM...15-20 PERCENT.
                    TOP...18-23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........BOTTOM...VARIABLE 1-3 MPH.
                    TOP...WEST WINDS 4-8 MPH
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 55-65. HIGHS 91-101. DIURNAL TERRAIN WINDS
TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 60-70. HIGHS 99-109. DIURNAL TERRAIN WINDS
TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 65-75. HIGHS 102-112. DIURNAL TERRAIN WINDS TO 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...ZUMPFE
REQUESTED BY...JOE BLAZEK  FBAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140723.PITTS.01/MSO





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