Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 57...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
745 AM MDT MON AUG 22 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0715 MDT ON AUGUST 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY SUNNY TODAY AND AGAIN ON TUESDAY. HOWEVER,
SKIES WILL BE HAZY AT TIMES TODAY DUE TO SMOKE FROM WILDFIRES ACROSS
WESTERN WYOMING. A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE FIRE SITE LATE
THIS MORNING INTO EARLY THIS AFTERNOON BRINGING A SHIFT TO A LIGHT
NORTH TO NORTHEAST WIND. A STRONGER FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE
FIRE SITE AROUND 9 PM. GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS CAN BE
EXPECTED FOR A FEW HOURS BEHIND THE FRONT. TEMPERATURES WILL BE
HOT TODAY BUT MUCH COOLER AIR WILL ARRIVE TUESDAY AND ESPECIALLY
FOR WEDNESDAY. AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES WILL BE IN THE MIDDLE TEENS
TODAY BUT REBOUND INTO THE 20S FOR TUESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5.

$$
FORECASTER...HOOLEY
REQUESTED BY...BDC DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160822.57___.01/BYZ



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