Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Montana and N Cntrl Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
348 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...THIS IS THE LAST AFTERNOON FIRE WX PLANNING FORECAST...

.DISCUSSION...The weather system that brought cool and showery
conditions will exit the region later Wednesday. Stronger
temperature inversions will set up by Thursday and Friday mornings
while high temperatures will become progressively warmer by this
weekend. RH`s will dry out somewhat especially starting Thursday.
The warm and dry pattern will continue into next week with low
chances for wetting rains.


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IDZ102-103-012200-
Palouse/Hells Canyon-Clearwater/Nez perce-
348 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
  late evening and overnight. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....45-50 valleys and 30-40 ridges.
* Max Humidity........86-96 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Wednesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
  Snow level 6500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....58-68 valleys and 45-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........39-49 percent valleys and 45-55 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Wednesday Night...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....40-45 valleys and 28-38 ridges.
* Max Humidity........80-90 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....58-68 valleys and 50-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........32-42 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 70-80. Southwest winds
10-20 mph.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.

$$

MTZ104-105-012200-
Kootenai-Flathead/Glacier Park-
348 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Scattered rain showers in the late evening
  and overnight. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-40.
* Max Humidity........89-99 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph becoming variable less than 5
      mph after midnight.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.

.Wednesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
  Snow level 6500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-65 valleys and 40-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........42-52 percent valleys and 56-66 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Wednesday Night...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
  Chance of snow showers after midnight. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....25-35.
* Max Humidity........94-100 percent valleys and 85-95 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 20-30 mph decreasing to 10-15 mph after
      midnight.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent in FWZ104...and 20 percent in
  FWZ105.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers and
  slight chance of rain showers. Snow level 5500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....53-63 valleys and 40-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........31-41 percent valleys and 43-53 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Mostly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 55-65. Southwest winds
20-30 mph.
.Saturday...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers. Lows
35-45. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds 20-30 mph.
.Sunday...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50.
Highs 55-65. Southwest winds 20-30 mph.
.Monday...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50.
Highs 60-70.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 40-50.
Highs 60-70.

$$

MTZ106-108-012200-
West Lolo-East Lolo-
348 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Scattered rain showers in the late evening
  and overnight. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-40.
* Max Humidity........88-98 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 10-20 mph decreasing to 5-10 mph after
      midnight.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.

.Wednesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
  Snow level 6500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 43-53 ridges.
* Min Humidity........33-43 percent valleys and 48-58 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Wednesday Night...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-40.
* Max Humidity........86-96 percent valleys and 78-88 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
  Snow level 6000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 45-55 ridges.
* Min Humidity........25-35 percent valleys and 32-42 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
15-25 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers. Lows
40-50. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds 15-25 mph.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
15-25 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 45-55.
Highs 65-75.

$$

MTZ107-012200-
Salish and Kootenai Reservation-
348 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Scattered rain showers in the late evening
  and overnight. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....35-40.
* Max Humidity........86-96 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 10-20 mph becoming southwest 5-10 mph
      after midnight.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.

.Wednesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers.
  Snow level 6500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 40-45 ridges.
* Min Humidity........32-42 percent valleys and 52-62 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Wednesday Night...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....30-40.
* Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph in the evening becoming
      downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 35-40 ridges.
* Min Humidity........27-37 percent valleys and 40-50 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
10-20 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
15-25 mph.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds
5-15 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.
.Tuesday...Partly cloudy. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.

$$

MTZ109-012200-
Bitterroot-
348 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers and
  snow showers in the late evening and overnight. Snow level 6500
  feet.
* Min Temperature.....38-48 valleys and 35-40 ridges.
* Max Humidity........77-87 percent valleys and 90-96 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph decreasing to variable less
      than 5 mph after midnight.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Wednesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  and snow showers. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........25-35 percent valleys and 43-53 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Wednesday Night...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....33-43 valleys and 30-35 ridges.
* Max Humidity........74-84 percent valleys and 82-92 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....60-65 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........21-31 percent valleys and 31-41 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 60-70. West winds 10-20 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. West winds
15-25 mph.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70. West winds 10-20 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.

$$

MTZ110-111-012200-
Deerlodge/West Beaverhead-East Beaverhead-
348 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.Tonight...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers and
  isolated rain showers after midnight. Snow level 7000 feet.
* Min Temperature.....25-35.
* Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 10-20 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Wednesday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  and isolated snow showers. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....45-55 valleys and 40-45 ridges.
* Min Humidity........38-48 percent valleys and 48-58 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northwest 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.Wednesday Night...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....25-35.
* Max Humidity........84-94 percent valleys and 71-81 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 10-20 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Thursday...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....50-60 valleys and 45-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........26-36 percent valleys and 34-44 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 5-15 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.Friday...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 55-65. West winds 10-20 mph.
.Saturday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. Southwest winds
15-25 mph.
.Sunday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70. West winds 15-25 mph.
.Monday...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 60-70.
.Tuesday...Mostly clear. Lows 40-50. Highs 60-70.

$$




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