Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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FNUS75 KBYZ 312201
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ROANE CREEK...CODY DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
401 PM MDT THU JUL 31 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1547 MDT ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

WARM WEATHER AND RELATIVELY LIGHT...TERRAIN-DRIVEN WINDS WILL OCCUR
AT THE FIRE SITE AGAIN ON FRIDAY. CUMULUS WILL AGAIN BUILD OVER THE
FIRE SITE BY MIDDAY FRIDAY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS SHOULD BE
EXPECTED WITH ANY SHOWERS OR STORMS THAT AFFECT THE FIRE. SCHULTZ

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.
LAL.................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY WINDS 3-6 MPH BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

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FORECASTER...SCHULTZ
REQUESTED BY...JACK TATUM
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140731.ROANE.01/BYZ


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