Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COW CREEK G
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
938 AM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 MDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SURFACE COLD FRONT WILL PASS OVER THE BURN AREA
BETWEEN 11AM & 1PM BRINGING GUSTY WINDS & SOME LIGHT PRECIPITATION.
THE SHOWERY NATURE OF THIS PRECIPITATION WILL NOT LEND WELL TO A
WIDESPREAD WETTING RAIN. WINDS WILL DECREASE AS SUNSET APPROACHES
AND BECOME DIURNAL IN NATURE OVERNIGHT WITH MODEST RECOVERIES
EXPECTED BY MORNING. SHOWERS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE ON WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGHOUT THE DAY WITH A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT THIS MORNING...30 PERCENT THIS
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT VARIABLE WINDS 2-5 MPH THIS MORNING
                    BECOMING WEST WINDS 7-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH LATE THIS MORNING INTO THIS
                    AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING AND MAY MIX WITH SNOW BY MORNING.
CWR.................20 PERCENT IN THE EVENING...10 PERCENT
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 10-14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING DOWN SLOPE/DOWN
                    VALLEY 4-8 MPH OVERNIGHT.

$$

FORECASTER...DICKERSON
REQUESTED BY...HERNANDEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.COWCR.01/MSO








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