Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Montana and N Cntrl Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
454 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014


.DISCUSSION...A weather disturbance moving south from Canada will
produce rain and high elevation snow this morning, mainly near the
Continental Divide in NW MT. A northeast wind will also be
present in these areas. Elsewhere cloud cover and gusty west to
northwest winds are anticipated with little to no precip. A drying
and warming trend is in store Friday through the weekend. Winds
will become gusty from the west to northwest each afternoon,
especially on Saturday.

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IDZ102-103-031100-
Palouse/Hells Canyon-Clearwater/Nez perce-
454 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....60-70 valleys and 45-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........33-43 percent valleys and 40-50 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....35-40 valleys and 28-38 ridges.
* Max Humidity........81-91 percent valleys and 70-80 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 1-3 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-10 mph becoming west up to 5 mph
      after midnight.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....63-73 valleys and 55-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........22-32 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
5-10 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.
.Wednesday...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.

$$

MTZ104-105-031100-
Kootenai-Flathead/Glacier Park-
454 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow showers and isolated
  rain showers, mainly near the Continental Divide. Snow level
  5000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....50-60 valleys and 35-45 ridges.
* Min Humidity........31-41 percent valleys and 39-49 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northeast 5-10 mph becoming north in
      the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent in FWZ104...and 60 percent in
  FWZ105.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....18-28 valleys and 25-30 ridges.
* Max Humidity........90-100 percent valleys and 69-79 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 1-3 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....55-65 valleys and 45-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........26-36 percent valleys and 32-42 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph increasing to 15-25 mph in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 55-65. Southwest winds
10-20 mph.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
10-20 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
10-20 mph.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50.
Highs 60-70.
.Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50.
Highs 55-65.

$$

MTZ106-108-031100-
West Lolo-East Lolo-
454 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers,
  mainly near the Continental Divide. Snow level 6000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....50-60 valleys and 43-53 ridges.
* Min Humidity........22-32 percent valleys and 35-45 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph becoming 5-15
      mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent in FWZ106...and 30 percent in
  FWZ108.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....20-30 valleys and 28-38 ridges.
* Max Humidity........86-96 percent valleys and 67-77 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 1-3 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-10 mph becoming west up to 5 mph
      after midnight.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 50-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........14-24 percent valleys and 20-30 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. West winds 10-15 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. West winds 10-20 mph.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.
.Wednesday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70.

$$

MTZ107-031100-
Salish and Kootenai Reservation-
454 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers. Snow
  level 6000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 35-40 ridges.
* Min Humidity........27-37 percent valleys and 42-52 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph becoming northwest 5-10 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....25-30.
* Max Humidity........91-93 percent valleys and 73-83 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 1-3 mph.
*     Ridge Top............North 5-10 mph becoming west up to 5 mph
      after midnight.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........22-32 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.
.Wednesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.

$$

MTZ109-031100-
Bitterroot-
454 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 40-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........23-33 percent valleys and 38-48 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....28-38 valleys and 35-40 ridges.
* Max Humidity........74-84 percent valleys and 67-77 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 1-3 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....60-70 valleys and 55-60 ridges.
* Min Humidity........17-27 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. West winds
10-20 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. West winds 10-15 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. West winds 10-15 mph.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70.
.Wednesday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70.

$$

MTZ110-111-031100-
Deerlodge/West Beaverhead-East Beaverhead-
454 AM MDT THU OCT 2 2014

.Today...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....50-60 valleys and 40-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........24-34 percent valleys and 41-51 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....25-30.
* Max Humidity........81-91 percent valleys and 67-77 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......North 5-15 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph becoming southwest 5-10
      mph early in the morning.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....50-60.
* Min Humidity........11-21 percent valleys and 21-31 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. West winds
10-20 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. West winds 10-20 mph.
.Monday...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. West winds 5-15 mph.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70.
.Wednesday...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70.

$$




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