Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...

A MIX OF WET AND DRY THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. STRONGER STORMS WILL CONTAIN GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS UP TO 40
MPH...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND POSSIBLY SMALL HAIL. AN AREA OF LIGHT
RAIN ACROSS EASTERN DISTRICTS MAY PRODUCE UP TO 0.10 INCHES OF
RAINFALL. GOOD RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED TONIGHT AND
WINDS WILL BE LESS THAN 15 MPH. THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ON WEDNESDAY AS ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM
MOVES THROUGH THE DISTRICTS. THESE STORMS WILL ONCE AGAIN BE A MIX
OF WET AND DRY STORMS WITH GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE WITH
STRONGER STORMS.

MTZ112-051030-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL/EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY-
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-57.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-86 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......20 PERCENT UP...32 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......78-84...70-75 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-28 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......46-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-79 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...17 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-74...57-63 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-36 PERCENT...37-47 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP...20 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND
80. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S.

$$

MTZ113-051030-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
  A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......54-59.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-90 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. A
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......81-86.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-31 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........85-95 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......73-78.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-36 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO AROUND
      20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 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......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND
80. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

MTZ114-051030-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT-
ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......49-57.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP...8 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-81...63-71 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-53...42-49 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-81 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 PERCENT UP...9 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-73...53-63 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-34 PERCENT...37-47 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN...5 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S.

$$

MTZ115-051030-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-82 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......16 PERCENT UP...11 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......80-86...72-78 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........25-33 PERCENT...34-41 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-89 PERCENT...91-98 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT UP...17 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......74-79...66-74 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-27 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN...12 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 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......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S.

$$

MTZ116-051030-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
  A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-55.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........68-78 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-74...63-69 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-49 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......20 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING WEST 5
      TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
  A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......43-49.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-90 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......26 PERCENT UP...16 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-70...57-65 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO AROUND
      15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

$$

MTZ117-051030-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......48-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......72-82...65-75 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT UP...2 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......44-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........82-92 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT UP...16 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-75...61-70 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-30 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S.

$$

MTZ118-051030-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
235 PM MDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN...6 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH
      AFTER MIDNIGHT.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY...THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. A
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
  SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......71-78...62-72 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-48 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
  CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......47-53.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-90 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 PERCENT UP...12 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......69-79...61-70 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-30 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......22 PERCENT DOWN...14 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH...INCREASING TO
      WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S.

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