Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FORT BELKNAP FLOODING...MONTANA DES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
422 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1556 MDT ON AUGUST 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A MOIST SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING RAIN TO
THE FORT BELKNAP AREA THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY. THE BAND OF SHOWERS
CURRENTLY OVER THE AREA WILL DECREASE SOMEWHAT BETWEEN 1700 MDT AND
2100 MDT...BUT RAIN WILL LIKELY TO INCREASE ONCE AGAIN AFTER 2100
MDT. THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR LATER TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...WITH LINGERING SHOWERS ON SUNDAY. THE RAINFALL
AMOUNTS BELOW ARE OUR CURRENT BEST ESTIMATES...BUT WE ENCOURAGE
FURTHER SPOT REQUESTS TO OBTAIN UPDATED ESTIMATES THROUGHOUT THE
EVENT AS NEEDED.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
RAINFALL ESTIMATE...0.20 TO 0.40 ADDITIONAL INCHES (1600 TO 1800 MDT).

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
RAINFALL ESTIMATE...0.75 TO 1.00 INCHES.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
RAINFALL ESTIMATE...1.50 TO 2.00 INCHES.

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FORECASTER...COULSTON
REQUESTED BY...MARSCHAL ROTHE DUTY OFFICER
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20140822.FORTB.01/TFX






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