Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLUE LAKE
National Weather Service Missoula MT
435 PM MDT Sat Jul 30 2016

Forecast is based on request time of 1611 MDT on July 30.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8 PM MDT SUNDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A weak feature undercutting the ridge is creating a
few showers and thunderstorms. The ridge will once again allow for
the redevelopment of thermal belts tonight keeping humidity
recoveries poor. A weak dry cold front swings through your fire
late afternoon/early evening on Sunday. The pressure gradient
tightens ahead of the front creating breezy to windy conditions.
The winds combined with the low humidities will enhance the fire
danger. A ridge quickly rebounds on Monday, but a stronger dry
cold front is anticipated for Tuesday.

.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and
  thunderstorms in the evening.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...Less than 10 percent.
* Min Temperature.....56-61.
* Max Humidity........42-47 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest 6-13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
  evening. Becoming southwest 5-10 mph after sunset.
* LAL.................2.

.SUNDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Max Temperature.....69-74.
* Min Humidity........5-10 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest 9-19 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the
  afternoon.
* LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Min Temperature.....43-48.
* Max Humidity........46-51 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Northwest 8-17 mph with gusts to around 30
  mph becoming northeast 6-7 mph after sunset.
* LAL.................1.


$$
FORECASTER...Smith

REQUESTED BY...Bert Starr
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160730.BLUEL.01/MSO



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