Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "Helmville Face Unit 1"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  9/19/14
               TIME:  1000
       PROJECT NAME:  Helmville Face Unit 1
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  Helena NF, Lincoln RD
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  William Schroeder
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
                FAX:  (406) 362-4253
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (406) 461-5510
           LOCATION:
              STATE:  MT
               DLAT:   46.84977
               DLON:   112.85067
           EXPOSURE:  SW
          FUEL TYPE:  Timber
         SHELTERING:  FULL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  4900
      TOP ELEVATION:  5380
       SIZE (ACRES):  20

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
9/17/14 upper 1/4 of unit ELEV=5438 TIME=1030 WIND=calm T=61 TW=52 RH=57 TD= 10% high cloud cover
9/17/14 upper 1/4 of unit ELEV=5438 TIME=1500 WIND=0-3 W/SW T=73 TW=58 RH=42 TD= 95% Cloud Cover no precip
9/18/14 upper 1/4 of unit ELEV=5438 TIME=0945 WIND=0-3 W/SW T=62 TW=51 RH=49 TD= 95% cloud cover no Precip
9/18/14 upper 1/4 of unit ELEV=5438 TIME=1030 WIND=0-3 W/SW T=60 TW=53 RH=65 TD= 100% cc light / mod precip

...REMARKS...
Spot request is for planning purposes, currently 5 of 20 acres have
been burned. Spot is required to plan for holding/mop-up and
potential burn windows to complete the unit.

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
        CLOUDS/WEATHER: 0,0,1
CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN: 0,0,1
           TEMPERATURE: 0,1,1
     RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 0,1,1
          20 FOOT WIND: 0,0,1
        RIDGE TOP WIND: 0,0,1
      SMOKE DISPERSION: 0,0,1

SITE:  TFX
OFILE:  20140919.HELMV.01
TIMEZONE:  MST7MDT



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