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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Montana
National Weather Service Great Falls MT
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
An upper level ridge of high pressure will be reside over the
region through mid week. As a result, expect above normal
temperatures and low humidities during the afternoon hours. A few
showers/thunderstorms will be possible each day, but mainly over
the mountains during the afternoon/evening hours. Brusda

MTZ112-292200-
Eastern Glacier/Toole/Central/Eastern Pondera/Liberty-
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Partly sunny. Scattered showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.......71-77...64-71 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........26-36 percent...39-45 percent higher
  elevations.
   24 hr trend......1 percent down...4 percent up higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............Northwest winds around 5 mph...becoming
                       northeast in the afternoon.
* LAL...................1 until 1200, then 3.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......43-48.
   24 hr trend......1 degree down.
* Max Humidity..........69-79 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent up...3 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds up to 10 mph.
     Ridges............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming
                       southeast after midnight.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......74-81...67-73 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........22-31 percent...34-40 percent higher
  elevations.
   24 hr trend......3 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s.

$$

MTZ113-292200-
Hill and Blaine Counties-
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......68-76.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........20-25 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...North winds up to 10 mph.
     Ridges............North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level
  haines 4 low (Below 3000 feet).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.......41-46.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........66-76 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent up.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds up to 10 mph.
     Ridges............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming east
                       after midnight.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......72-81.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........20-25 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....4 low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level haines
  5 moderate (Below 3000 feet).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.

$$

MTZ114-292200-
Lewis and Clark National Forest Rocky Mountain District-
Rocky Mountain Front-
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.......70-76...60-68 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees up...5 degrees down higher
                    elevations.
* Min Humidity..........28-35 percent...35-45 percent higher
  elevations.
   24 hr trend......1 percent down...4 percent up higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
* LAL...................1 until 1200, then 3.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly cloudy...then becoming partly
  cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
  evening.
* Min Temperature.......39-47.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........71-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds around 5 mph...becoming
                        southwest up to 5 mph after midnight.
     Ridges............South winds up to 5 mph.
* LAL...................2 until 2400, then 1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......75-80...64-74 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........26-36 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows around
50. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s.

$$

MTZ115-292200-
Chouteau and Fergus Counties-
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......69-77...60-66 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......1 degree up.
* Min Humidity..........22-30 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...North winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............North winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....2 very low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level
  haines 4 low (Below 3000 feet).

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.......43-48.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........66-76 percent...56-66 percent higher
  elevations.
   24 hr trend......3 percent up...10 percent up higher elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming
                       southeast after midnight.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......73-82...64-70 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........22-29 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low (Above 3000 feet)...mid level
  haines 5 moderate (Below 3000 feet).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
70s.

$$

MTZ116-292200-
Lincoln Ranger District of the Helena National Forest-
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.......65-73.
   24 hr trend......1 degree up.
* Min Humidity..........27-37 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent up...9 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............East winds up to 5 mph.
* LAL...................1 until 1200, then 3.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......43-48.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........70-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent down...20 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............Northeast winds around 5 mph...becoming
                       southeast up to 5 mph after midnight.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......69-77.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........25-31 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds around 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s.

$$

MTZ117-292200-
Central and Eastern Lewis and Clark National Forest Areas-
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
  thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.......66-76...57-67 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees up...3 degrees down higher
                    elevations.
* Min Humidity..........30-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent down...2 percent up higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Northeast winds up to 10 mph.
     Ridges............North winds up to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1 until 1200, then 2.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......37-47.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees up...unchanged higher elevations.
* Max Humidity..........73-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent down...4 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming southeast
                        after midnight.
     Ridges............Northeast winds around 5 mph...becoming
                       southeast up to 5 mph after midnight.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.......71-81...63-73 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........24-33 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged...9 percent down higher elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds up to 10 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around
70.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s.

$$

MTZ118-292200-
Helena and Townsend Ranger Districts of the Helena National
Forest-
430 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......71-78...62-72 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........25-32 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...East winds up to 5 mph...becoming northeast
                        in the afternoon.
     Ridges............East winds up to 5 mph...becoming north in
                       the afternoon.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.......42-48.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees up.
* Max Humidity..........72-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent up...3 percent down higher
                    elevations.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Northeast winds up to 5 mph...becoming east
                        after midnight.
     Ridges............Northeast winds around 5 mph...becoming
                       southeast up to 5 mph after midnight.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.......75-82...66-76 higher elevations.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees up.
* Min Humidity..........22-28 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent down.
* Wind (20 FT).
     Lower Elevations...Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
     Ridges............Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 percent.
* High Level Haines.....3 very low.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around
80. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s.

$$

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