Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL PRODUCE AT LEAST SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
OVER THE REGION TODAY. ALTHOUGH STORMS WILL BE MORE NUMEROUS
ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...WETTING RAINS ARE LIKELY WITH THEM.
MORE WIDESPREAD RAIN IS EXPECTED TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING.
THERE WILL BE A SHORT BREAK IN THE PRECIP THURSDAY...BUT ANOTHER
PROLONGED PERIOD OF RAIN IS EXPECTED FROM LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON
INTO SATURDAY. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL BE CLOSE TO 20 DEGREES
BELOW NORMAL BY FRIDAY.


MTZ112-202215-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL AND EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY
COUNTIES-
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-74...57-63 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........43-53 PERCENT...57-67 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......19 PERCENT UP...29 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-54...41-46 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP...5 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........91-98 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT UP...20 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................80 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-63...48-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........64-74 PERCENT...82-90 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......35 PERCENT UP...25 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

MTZ113-202215-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-79.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-44 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......20 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........88-94 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 3 VERY LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-67.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........59-69 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......20 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 3 VERY LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

MTZ114-202215-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT/ROCKY
MOUNTAIN FRONT-
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-74...57-65 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN...7 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-41 PERCENT...46-56 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......18 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-53...42-47 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-98 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......18 PERCENT UP...23 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................80 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-64...49-56 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........55-65 PERCENT...72-82 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......19 PERCENT UP...26 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

MTZ115-202215-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......75-80...69-74 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* 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. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-95 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......42 PERCENT UP...37 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69...57-63 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........54-61 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......22 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 3 VERY LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

MTZ116-202215-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72...61-68 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........40-50 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......21 PERCENT UP...16 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 5.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......45-50.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........93-98 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......21 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-66...53-59 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........50-60 PERCENT...60-70 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......16 PERCENT UP...23 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

$$

MTZ117-202215-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-77...62-71 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 DEGREES DOWN...7 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-41 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-55.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........91-98 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......22 PERCENT UP...32 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-67...53-62 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........52-62 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......24 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

MTZ118-202215-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
744 AM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-80...62-71 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN...12 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-40 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT UP...14 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........90-97 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 PERCENT UP...23 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
  MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-73...55-65 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........47-57 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP...22 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

$$

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