Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...A HIGH WIND WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF ALL FIRE ZONES
THROUGH 9 PM SATURDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA BRINGING GUSTY WINDS AND
SCATTERED SHOWERS...MAINLY ALONG THE HIGHER TERRAIN AND EASTERN
PARTS OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES 113 AND 115. STRONG GUSTY WINDS ARE
EXPECTED MAINLY IN LATE MORNING THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING. WIND
SPEEDS COULD EXCEED 40 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 60 MPH. RH VALUES
SHOULD BE RELATIVELY MODERATE DESPITE THE STRONG WESTERLY WINDS.
TEMPERATURES WILL TREND COOLER TODAY...THOUGH STILL ABOVE SEASONAL
AVERAGES...AND THEN BEGIN TO TREND WARMER THROUGH MONDAY.



MTZ112-282230-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL AND EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY
COUNTIES-
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......51-58...43-50 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-43 PERCENT...44-54 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......19 PERCENT UP...11 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......31-39.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........74-84 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT UP...1 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 5
      TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............VERY WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH
      BECOMING WEST 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-62...45-52 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-36 PERCENT...39-49 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT DOWN...4 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO
      THE WEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ113-282230-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-63.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-42 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......19 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......32-38.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-90 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH BECOMING
      WEST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO
      THE WEST 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 3 VERY LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-29 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15
      TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ114-282230-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT/ROCKY
MOUNTAIN FRONT-
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-58...40-49 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-39 PERCENT...41-51 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT UP...19 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......31-38.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-80 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN...9 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10
      TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-62...43-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-32 PERCENT...33-43 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ115-282230-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-65.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...STRONG WINDS. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH
      INCREASING TO WEST 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-39.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP...14 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING
      TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH
      DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-65...50-58 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-25 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ116-282230-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......42-51.
*     24 HR TREND.......18 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT...35-45 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 PERCENT UP...11 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING
      TO 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......29-34.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH DECREASING TO 5
      TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING
      TO 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-58...46-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-28 PERCENT...27-37 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS
AROUND 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

MTZ117-282230-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-60...47-56 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-33 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...STRONG WINDS. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
      INCREASING TO WEST 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......27-37.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT UP...13 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10
      TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING
      TO 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-64...48-58 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-26 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO
      THE WEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ118-282230-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
428 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-63...46-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-31 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...6 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING
      TO 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......29-35.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-79 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH BECOMING
      SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING
      TO 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-63...50-58 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN...4 DEGREES UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-26 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN...6 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

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