Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HOLTER COMPLEX...MT DNRC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
258 PM MDT THU SEP 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1345 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
COOLER AND WETTER CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT THE BURN AREA THROUGH
THE WEEKEND. WINDS WILL REMAIN GENERALLY OUT OF THE NORTH AND MAY
BE GUSTY IN THE VICINITY OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS. TEMPERATURES
WILL TREND WELL BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGES WITH EXPECTED RAINFALL
TOTALS RANGING FROM 1.5 TO 2 INCHES BY SUNDAY EVENING ARE
POSSIBLE.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS. ISOLATED EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................60 PERCENT...INCREASING TO 70 PERCENT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
RAINFALL............(6 PM TO MIDNIGHT)...0.07...(MIDNIGHT TO 6 AM)...0.14

TIME (MDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........97     97     97     98     98     98
WEATHER COV.....WIDSPD WIDSPD WIDSPD WIDSPD WIDSPD WIDSPD
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........ISOLD  ISOLD
TEMP............60     54     51     51     49     50
RH..............60     76     81     83     84     84
20 FT WIND......N 4    N 4    N 4    N 4    N 4    N 4
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
CWR.................60 PERCENT...DECREASING TO 40 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDES........2 VERY LOW.
RAINFALL............(6 AM TO NOON)...0.07...(NOON TO 6 PM)...0.07.

TIME (MDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........99        99        96        96
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY    LIKELY    LIKELY    LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RAIN      RAIN      RAIN      RAIN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............52        53        54        58
RH..............81        83        75        73
20 FT WIND......N 4G5     N 4G10    N 4G10    N 8G10

$$
FORECASTER...EMANUEL
REQUESTED BY...ROGER JACKSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150906.HOLTE.02/TFX



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