Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Little Joe
National Weather Service Missoula MT
510 PM MDT WED SEP 2 2015

Forecast is based on request time of 1655 MDT on September 02.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...An upper level trough will keep cool air over the
area tonight through Friday, along with abundant moisture. Expect
periods of showers with a good chance of wetting rains over the
next two days, especially tonight into Thursday morning. Cool and
showery weather will continue this weekend.

.Tonight...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.
* Min Temperature.....40-45.
* Max Humidity........90-95 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Northwest 5-10 mph. Winds will become light
  and variable in the lower valleys overnight.
* Mixing Height.......3000 ft agl decreasing to 1500 ft agl after
  midnight.
* Mixing Winds........West 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.

.Thursday...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers likely early, then chance
  of showers for the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.
* Max Temperature.....55-60.
* Min Humidity........50-55 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 3-6 mph.
* Mixing Height.......1500 ft agl increasing to 4500 ft agl in
  the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........West 5 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.

.Thursday Night...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
  Slight chance of showers in the evening. Patchy fog after
  midnight.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.
* Min Temperature.....38-43.
* Max Humidity........88-93 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 1-3 mph.
* Mixing Height.......4500 ft agl decreasing to less than 100 ft
  agl after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........Northwest 5 mph.
* LAL.................1.

.Friday...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
  Slight chance of showers in the morning...then chance of showers
  in the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.
* Max Temperature.....56-61.
* Min Humidity........35-40 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 2-5 mph becoming northeast around 6
  mph in the afternoon.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 3000 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Northeast 5 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.

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FORECASTER...Booth

REQUESTED BY...Valentijn Hoff
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150902.LITTL.01/MSO



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