Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING FOR PART OF ZONE 112 THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR ZONE 115 AND SOUTHERN ZONE 113...
...STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE
TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TODAY PRODUCING STRONG GUSTY WINDS
LIGHTNING AND POSSIBLY LARGE HAIL. MOST STORMS SHOULD BE CAPABLE
OF PRODUCING A WETTING RAIN. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
AREA THURSDAY CREATING STRONG GUSTY WINDS ACROSS THE AREA. THE
STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN ZONE 112 WHERE A HIGH WIND WARNING
IS IN EFFECT. LOW VALUES AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE IN ZONE
115 AND THE SOUTHERN THIRD OF ZONE 113. A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FOR THESE LOCATIONS. TEMPERATURES WILL DROP BEHIND THE COLD
FRONT BUT WILL SLOWLY CLIMB BACK TOWARDS SEASONAL VALUES THROUGH
THE WEEKEND.


MTZ112-232215-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL AND EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY
COUNTIES-
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-88...75-82 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-58...46-51 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........86-96 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-72...53-59 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 DEGREES DOWN...23 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-36 PERCENT...36-45 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN...12 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
      INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
      INCREASING TO 40 TO 50 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.

$$

MTZ113-232215-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-92.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
  LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-62.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........85-95 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL HAINES
  5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-80.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-33 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING
      TO 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 25
      TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...WINDY. MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

MTZ114-232215-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT/ROCKY
MOUNTAIN FRONT-
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87...73-81 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS
  LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......50-57...44-50 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10
      TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      WEST 15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................5 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-72...52-62 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 PERCENT DOWN...4 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING
      TO 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............STRONG WINDS. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH
      INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S.

$$

MTZ115-232215-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94...82-88 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-32 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT DOWN...8 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......58-63.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-89 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP...5 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....5 MODERATE (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 6 HIGH (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-83...69-77 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-28 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN...2 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING
      TO 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 25
      TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL HAINES
  5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

MTZ116-232215-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......82-87...76-83 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........83-93 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
      MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....5 MODERATE.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69...56-66 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT...29-39 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
*     RIDGES............VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S.

$$

MTZ117-232215-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......84-90...76-86 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT DOWN...8 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE
  OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-59.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 3.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....5 MODERATE.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-78...63-73 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-33 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...VERY WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH
      INCREASING TO WEST 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 20
      TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.

$$

MTZ118-232215-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
457 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-92...78-87 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-32 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......51-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-86 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......16 PERCENT DOWN...7 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....5 MODERATE.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......70-80...63-72 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 DEGREES DOWN...16 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-31 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 20
      TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO
      THE WEST 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.

$$

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