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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SCen and SErn Montana
National Weather Service Billings MT
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...

...Low Relative Humidities and Gusty winds again Friday...

Temperatures will continue to be below normal for Friday and
Saturday with most locations only warming into the lower 70s.
Afternoon humidities both days will be slightly higher in the 25
to 35 percent range but still lower 20s possible for zones
130-133. Northwest winds will continue to be gusty Friday but not
as gusty as today. A slight chance for showers and an isolated
thunderstorm return Saturday afternoon and evening but strong
storms are not expected. Hooley

MTZ123-231015-
Gallatin National Forest-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......36-41 at 5000 feet...31-39 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........8 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........75-85 percent at 5000 feet...70-80 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........31 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............North 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......62-70 at 5000 feet...54-64 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Min humidity..........22-31 percent at 5000 feet...28-38 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......37-43 at 5000 feet...33-41 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........80-85 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............East 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny. Isolated thunderstorms with
  isolated rain showers in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......62-72 at 5000 feet...56-66 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........26-36 percent at 5000 feet...32-42 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............North 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 39 to 45. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 69 to 79. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 76 to 86. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 46 to 56. Highs 73 to 83. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 43 to 52. Highs 69 to 77.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 66 to 75.

$$

MTZ124-231015-
Wheatland County/Sweet Grass County-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......36-41.
*   24 hr trend.........8 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........83-88 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........29 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the evening.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......63-68.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity..........29-34 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........7 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......39-44.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........74-79 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........9 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny. Isolated rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......65-70.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........30-35 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 40 to 45. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 41 to 46. Highs 72 to 77. East winds
5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows 45 to 54. Highs 83 to 88.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 49 to 54. Highs 79 to 84. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 46 to 51. Highs 72 to 77.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 70 to 75.

$$

MTZ125-231015-
Stillwater County-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......40-45.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........65-70 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to
   around 30 mph in the evening...becoming west 5 to 10 mph
   overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......65-70.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity..........27-32 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......42-47.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........63-68 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph in the
   evening...becoming light and variable overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny. Scattered rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......67-72.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........29-34 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the
   morning...becoming northeast 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 48. East winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs 72 to 77. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 58. Highs 83 to 88.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 52 to 58. Highs 81 to 86. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 49 to 54. Highs 75 to 80.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 72 to 77.

$$

MTZ126-231015-
Beartooth Ranger District Custer National Forest-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......41-46 at 5000 feet...31-41 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........63-73 percent at 5000 feet...69-79 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........14 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
   around 35 mph in the evening...diminishing to 5 to 15 mph
   overnight.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......60-69 at 5000 feet...52-62 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........29-39 percent at 5000 feet...35-45 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........9 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......42-47 at 5000 feet...33-43 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........56-66 percent at 5000 feet...64-74 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............West 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny. Isolated rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......60-70 at 5000 feet...52-62 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity..........29-38 percent at 5000 feet...39-49 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the
   morning...becoming northeast 5 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 49. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 69 to 77. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 61. Highs 77 to 87. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51 to 61. Highs 77 to 87. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 49 to 57. Highs 72 to 82.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 69 to 79.

$$

MTZ127-231015-
Golden Valley County/Musselshell county-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......43-48.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........63-68 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
   around 40 mph in the evening...becoming northwest 5 to 15 mph
   overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......63-68.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Min humidity..........24-29 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......46-51.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........46-51 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........17 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny. Isolated rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......64-69.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity..........25-30 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 49 to 54. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50 to 55. Highs 71 to 76. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 54 to 62. Highs 81 to 86. South
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 58 to 63. Highs 79 to 84. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54 to 59. Highs 73 to 78.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 70 to 75.

$$

MTZ128-231015-
Yellowstone County-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......43-48.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........71-76 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to
   around 30 mph in the evening...becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph
   overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......69-74.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity..........23-28 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......46-51.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........59-64 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........12 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny. Isolated rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......71-76.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........22-27 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 47 to 52. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 49 to 54. Highs 77 to 82. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 53 to 61. Highs 87 to 92. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57 to 62. Highs 86 to 91. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 54 to 59. Highs 79 to 84.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 76 to 81.

$$

MTZ129-231015-
Crow Indian Reservation/Bighorn Canyon Rec Area-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......39-44 at 5000 feet...35-40 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........4 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........69-79 percent at 5000 feet...72-82 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the evening.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 20 to 35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......59-69 at 5000 feet...54-60 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........30-40 percent at 5000 feet...39-49 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........6 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 15 to 30 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......42-47 at 5000 feet...39-44 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........57-67 percent at 5000 feet...62-72 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........27 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Partly sunny. Isolated rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......60-70 at 5000 feet...54-61 at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........30-40 percent at 5000 feet...38-45 percent
  at 7000 feet.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 49. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 67 to 77. East winds
5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 60. Highs 76 to 86.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51 to 61. Highs 77 to 87. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 49 to 57. Highs 69 to 79.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 67 to 77.

$$

MTZ130-231015-
Northern Rosebud/Northern Treasure Counties-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......44-49.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........77-82 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
   around 35 mph in the evening...diminishing to 5 to 15 mph
   overnight.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......69-74.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity..........20-25 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......44-49.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Max humidity..........61-66 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........16 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......71-76.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........19-24 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............North winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 51. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 48 to 53. Highs 76 to 81. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows 53 to 61. Highs 88 to 93.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 57 to 62. Highs 89 to 94. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55 to 60. Highs 81 to 86.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 77 to 82.

$$

MTZ131-231015-
Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation/Ashland Ranger District
Custer Natl Forest-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......41-46.
*   24 hr trend.........11 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........83-88 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........26 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the evening.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 20 to 35 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......66-71.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........24-29 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........3 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 15 to 30 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......42-47.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........68-73 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........15 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Partly sunny. Isolated rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......68-73.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........24-29 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........North winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............North 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 43 to 48. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 50. Highs 75 to 80. East winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows 50 to 59. Highs 86 to 91.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 55 to 60. Highs
89 to 94. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 53 to 58. Highs 81 to 86.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 77 to 82.

$$

MTZ132-231015-
Custer County-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......45-50.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........74-79 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40
   mph in the evening.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......64-69.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........21-26 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........Unchanged.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......43-48.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........61-66 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........13 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......66-71.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........22-27 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 46 to 51. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 52. Highs 71 to 76. Northeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows 51 to 60. Highs 82 to 87.
Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 58 to 63. Highs
86 to 91. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 56 to 61. Highs 80 to 85.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 76 to 81.

$$

MTZ133-231015-
Sioux Ranger District Custer National Forest-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......43-48.
*   24 hr trend.........7 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........77-82 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........10 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 35
   mph in the evening.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......65-70.
*   24 hr trend.........8 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........26-31 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........3.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly clear.
* Min temperature.......41-46.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........68-73 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........9 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
   mph in the evening.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......67-72.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........25-30 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........1 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Plains...............Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 42 to 47. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 43 to 48. Highs 71 to 76. North
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 47 to 55. Highs 80 to 85. Southeast
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55 to 60. Highs 88 to 93. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 55 to 60. Highs 83 to 88.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 80 to 85.

$$

WYZ274-231015-
Sheridan County-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......40-45.
*   24 hr trend.........12 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........84-89 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........13 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......66-71.
*   24 hr trend.........3 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........30-35 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 15 to 25 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......41-46.
*   24 hr trend.........1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity..........71-76 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........13 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Partly sunny. Isolated rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......68-73.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........32-37 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  Slope/valley.........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
*  Ridgetop.............Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........2.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 46. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 42 to 47. Highs 74 to 79. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 54. Highs 84 to 89. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 51 to 56. Highs 86 to 91. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50 to 55. Highs 79 to 84.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 74 to 79.

$$

WYZ284-231015-
Bighorn National Forest-
307 PM MDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......31-36.
*   24 hr trend.........6 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity..........80-85 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........4 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.FRIDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Mostly sunny.
* Max temperature.......50-55.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity..........33-38 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........2 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.
* Haines index..........2.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather...........Partly cloudy.
* Min temperature.......33-38.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity..........73-78 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........7 percent drier.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......North winds 5 to 15 mph.
* LAL...................1...no thunderstorms.
* CWR...................Zero.

.SATURDAY...
* Sky/weather...........Partly sunny. Scattered rain showers with
  isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.......52-57.
*   24 hr trend.........2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity..........38-43 percent.
*   24 hr trend.........5 percent wetter.
* Wind (20 ft)
*  At Burgess Jct.......North winds 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL...................2...1 to 8 strikes/15 min/cell.
* CWR...................10 percent.
* Haines index..........3.


.Forecast days 3 through 7......
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 40. Northeast winds
5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 57 to 62. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Warmer. Partly cloudy. Lows 41 to 47. Highs 68 to 73.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 42 to 47. Highs 68 to 73. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 39 to 44. Highs 61 to 66.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Highs 58 to 63.

$$

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