Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HEAVY...MILES CITY FIRE DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
1011 AM MDT TUE JUL 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0946 MDT ON JULY 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A WARMING AND DRYING TREND IS EXPECTED AT THE FIRE SITE TODAY AND
ESPECIALLY ON WEDNESDAY WHEN HIGHS COULD REACH 100 DEGREES WITH
HUMIDITIES IN THE TEENS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS COULD
AFFECT THE FIRE SITE BETWEEN 1500 THIS AFTERNOON AND MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ARE POSSIBLE WITH ANY SHOWERS OR
STORMS THAT DO AFFECT THE FIRE SITE THIS AFTERNOON OR EVENING.
SCHULTZ

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE AFTER 1500 MDT.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH-SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....96-101.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH-SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHULTZ
REQUESTED BY...MILLER  IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140722.HEAVY.01/BYZ



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