Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Glasgow, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FLAGSTAFF HILL FIRE...MT DNRC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
1151 AM MDT WED AUG 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1135 MDT ON AUGUST 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IN SOUTHERN
SASKATCHEWAN IS HELPING TO DRIVE CLOUD COVER AND SCATTERED SHOWERS
OVER THE WILD FIRE LOCATION TODAY. WETTING RAINS ARE NOT EXPECTED
AT THIS TIME. THIS WILL ALSO MEAN RELATIVELY COOL TEMPERATURES
AND ELEVATED RH READINGS. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON BEFORE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING
TONIGHT. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING DRIER WEATHER CONDITIONS
FOR THURSDAY TO THE AREA AND LIGHTER WINDS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-63.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-91 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MALIAWCO
REQUESTED BY...HEATH GERBER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160824.FLAGS.01/GGW



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