Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Trapper Unit 4
National Weather Service Missoula MT
1034 AM MDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 MDT on March 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...An approaching weather system will produce
increasing winds today and then showers and gusty winds this
evening and overnight. A wind shift is also expected tonight as a
cold front moves through the area. Showers will turn to snow
showers overnight, and there is a good chance of getting light
snow at your elevation. A cooler and unstable atmosphere with
breezy conditions is expected Saturday.

.TODAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Increasing clouds throughout the day. Rain
  showers developing in the area this evening.
* Max Temperature.....41-46.
* Min Humidity........35-40 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest wind 9-17 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph
  in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...Less than 10 percent.
* Mixing Height.......Increasing to 2500 ft agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 20 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Good chance of snow showers
  overnight.
* Min Temperature.....24-29.
* Max Humidity........88-93 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Wind shift overnight to northwest 11-18
  mph. Gusts up to 30 mph associated with showers.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.
* Mixing Height.......Decreasing to 500 ft agl after midnight.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 20 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.06 inches.

.SATURDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers in the
  morning, then snow showers likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....37-42.
* Min Humidity........45-50 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Northwest 11-17 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
  the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...30 percent.
* Mixing Height.......Increasing to 3500 ft agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........West 10 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.06 inches.

$$
FORECASTER...VandenBoogart

REQUESTED BY...Johnathan White
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705149.0/MSO


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