Suppression Forecast
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FNUS75 KBYZ 291204
FWSBYZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR BEAVER CREEK...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
604 AM MDT FRI AUG 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON AUGUST 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THERE WILL BE JUST A FEW LINGERING SHOWERS EARLY TODAY AROUND THE FIRE SITE.
SKIES WILL BECOME PARTLY CLOUDY BY MIDDAY WITH JUST A VERY SLIGHT CHANCE
OF A LIGHT SHOWER THIS AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL BE A BIT COOLER THAN
YESTERDAY. RECOVERIES TONIGHT SHOULD BE GOOD. LOOK FOR WINDS TO PICK UP A BIT
TONIGHT AND SATURDAY AS WEATHER SYSTEM MOVES IN. GOOD CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR A
THUNDERSTORM SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND ESPECIALLY  IN THE EVENING OVER THE FIRE
SITE. BT

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........A FEW LINGERING SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING. OTHERWISE
                    PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SPRINKLE POSSIBLE AFTER 1 PM.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO STRIKES.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY WITH A GUST TO 17 MPH. TURNING
                    WESTERLY 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR SHOWERS.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A VERY SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER.
CWR.................4 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO STRIKES.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR SHOWERS.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS POSSIBLE
                    BEFORE NOON...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................32 PERCENT.
LAL.................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WESTERLY EARLY 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

$$
FORECASTER...TESAR
REQUESTED BY...JOE BOCEK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140829.BEAVE.01/BYZ


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