Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BEAR CREEK...BILLING INTERAGENCY DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
808 AM MDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0740 MDT ON JULY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
...HOT AND DRY SATURDAY...
...COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE WITH INCREASING NORTH WINDS SATURDAY
NIGHT...

LOOK FOR HAZY SUNSHINE THROUGH THE DAY AND RELATIVELY LIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS EARLY THEN BECOMING PRIMARILY EAST TO SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON. HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL DROP INTO THE UPPER 20 PERCENT
RANGE AT THE FIRE SITE TODAY. HUMIDITY WILL REBOUND INTO THE 60 TO
70 PERCENT RANGE TONIGHT UNDER JUST PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH WINDS
TURNING SOUTHERLY. WARMER TEMPERATURES AND SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO RULE SATURDAY WITH SOMEWHAT LOWER
HUMIDITIES. WE EXPECT TO SEE COLD FRONT SATURDAY NIGHT SWITCHING WINDS
BRISKLY TO THE NORTH. BT

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92-97.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

$$
FORECASTER...TESAR
REQUESTED BY...HEATHER JONES
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150703.BEARC.01/BYZ


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