Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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FNUS75 KMSO 291848
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SEEPAY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
1248 PM MDT FRI AUG 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1223 MDT ON AUGUST 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...CUMULUS CLOUDS HAVE STARTED TO DEVELOP NORTH OF THE
FIRE, INDICATIVE OF SOME INCREASING INSTABILITY. THIS WILL PROMOTE
CONTINUED WARMING AND DRYING OF THE ATMOSPHERE WITH GUSTY WINDS
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. HOWEVER SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT
EXPECTED UNTIL AFTER MIDNIGHT WHEN A COLD STARTS TO APPROACH THE
AREA. THIS FRONT WILL BRING SOME BREEZY MORNING WINDS OVER THE
FIRE BUT GUSTIER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY AFTERNOON ALONG
WITH MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND SUBSEQUENTLY HIGHER HUMIDITY.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS TO 25
                    MPH POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6-8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6-14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$

FORECASTER...DICKERSON
REQUESTED BY...JACK CURRIE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140829.SEEPA.01/MSO


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