Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Lolo Peak Fire
National Weather Service Missoula MT
1252 PM MDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 MDT on September 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...A drying and warming trend due to a building high
pressure starts today (Tuesday). Wednesday morning will start off
with patchy fog and low hanging stratus, but will lift by late
morning (1100 MDT). Each day this week will be slightly warmer and
drier than the previous, with Friday likely being the warmest and
driest. More mountain snow (above 6000ft) and valley rain is
expected this weekend.

.WEDNESDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Patchy fog and stratus in the morning,
  becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....60-65.
* Min Humidity........43-48 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 2-4 mph becoming southeast around
  5-7 mph in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 2500 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....36-41.
* Max Humidity........80-85 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Northeast around 5 mph becoming east 5-6 mph
  after sunset.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.THURSDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.....62-67.
* Min Humidity........31-36 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southeast 5-6 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 7000 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

$$
Forecaster...Robinson

Requested by...Chris Mursu
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1716038.7/MSO



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