Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR POMPEYS PILLAR RX...BILLINGS BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
731 AM MDT WED MAY 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 MDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
EXPECT WINDS TO BE RELATIVELY LIGHT AT THE BURN AREA TODAY...ONLY
5 TO 10 MPH OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST. CONDITIONS WILL AGAIN BE WARM AND
DRY...WITH HIGHS INTO THE MID 80S TODAY AND THURSDAY. THIS WILL SEE
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROP INTO THE UPPER TEENS TO LOWER 20S.
TODAY AND THURSDAY EXPECT DEEP MIXING WITH MIXING WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
REIMER

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 9000 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8900 FT AGL IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 100 FT
                    AGL OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-91.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 10900
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6.

$$

FORECASTER...REIMER/CHAMBERS
REQUESTED BY...CRAIG HOWELLS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160504.POMPE.01/BYZ


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