Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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Spot Forecast for Crucifixion, Strawberry, Scalp...USFS
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
340 AM MDT Sun Sep 24 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0500 MDT on September 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Cool temperatures and light winds will prevail through today and
tonight as the region remains beneath an overall troughy pattern.
Temperatures will begin to warm into the upcoming work week as the
upper level trough moves east and away from the region, however,
minimum relative humidity values will remain well above critical
thresholds. In addition, good to excellent moisture recovery is
expected every night of the upcoming week.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Widespread frost in the morning.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....44-54.
Min humidity........41-50 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West or downslope/downvalley winds around 5
                    mph during the morning...becoming south or
                    upslope/upvalley winds around
                    5 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........North winds around 5 mph early in the
                    morning...becoming west northwest around 5
                    to 10 mph by the afternoon.
Haines index........2 very low.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Areas of frost in the evening.
                    Widespread frost after midnight.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....27-32.
Max humidity........72-82 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West or downslope/downvalley winds up to 5
                    mph.
 Ridgetop...........West northwest winds around 5 to 10 mph during
                    the evening...becoming north northwest around
                    5 mph after midnight.
Haines index........2 very low.

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Widespread frost in the morning.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....46-56.
Min humidity........40-50 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West or downslope/downvalley winds 5 to 10 mph
                    during the morning...becoming west or
                    upslope/upvalley around 5 to 10 mph in the
                    afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........North northwest winds around 10 to 15 mph for
                    much of the day...becoming west northwest at
                    around 10 to 15 mph during the late afternoon.
Haines index........2 very low.

$$
Forecaster...Moldan
Requested by...ICT4
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1716179.0/TFX
.EMAIL skinnyfires3@gmail.com


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