Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PECKS HILL...BLM LEWISTOWN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
1024 AM MDT WED JUL 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1003 MDT ON JULY 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT IS PUSHING SOUTH FROM CANADA AND SHOULD BE REACHING THE
BURN AREA WITHIN THE HOUR. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTH BUT REMAIN LIGHT.
THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE DURING THE
AFTERNOON. THE BIGGEST THREAT FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE ERRATIC AND
GUSTY WINDS ALONG WITH LIGHTNING.  THE PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT
WILL KEEP MINIMUM HUMIDITIES IN THE MID 20S AND OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES
WILL BE GOOD. CONDITIONS WILL TREND WARMER AND DRIER AGAIN THURSDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-89.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST 15-20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

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FORECASTER...ZELZER
REQUESTED BY...6603
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150701.PECKS.01/TFX



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