Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Gibralter Fire
National Weather Service Missoula MT
601 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1800 MDT on September 25.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Northerly upper level flow will persist through the
over night hours which will keep a few showers near your fire
during the evening. A ridge of high pressure slowly builds over
the Northern Rockies Tuesday onward causing temperatures to warm
slightly each day. This ridge will also decrease the threat of any
type of precipitation for the next couple of days.

.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
  in the evening.
* Min Temperature.....Bottom 40-45 and Top 36-41.
* Max Humidity........83-88 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Southwest 5-10 mph in the evening becoming
  variable 2-4 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...Less than 10 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......5500 ft agl decreasing to 500 ft agl after
  midnight.
* Mixing Winds........West 5 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.TUESDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....Bottom 62-67 and top 51-56.
* Min Humidity........49-54 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 2-4 mph becoming west 5-10 mph in
  the afternoon.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......500 ft agl increasing to 4500 ft agl in the
  afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Southwest 5 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....39-44.
* Max Humidity........81-86 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 1-3 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* LAL.................1.
* Mixing Height.......4500 ft agl decreasing to less than 100 ft
  agl after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........South 5 mph.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

$$
Forecaster...Smith

Requested by...Keith VanBroeke
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1716236.0/MSO


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