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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Montana and N Cntrl Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
330 AM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017


.DISCUSSION...

Idaho: High pressure will result in light winds, dry conditions,
warming temperatures, and overnight thermal belts today into Monday. By
late Monday, high pressure will break down with a noticeable increase
in shower and thunderstorm activity during the late afternoon and
evening hours. A few thunderstorms may become strong with gusty, erratic
winds and brief heavy rain. Thunderstorm chances will continue on
Tuesday with cooler temperatures and breezy afternoon winds.

Montana: High pressure will result in light winds, dry conditions,
warming temperatures, and overnight thermal belts today into Monday.
One exception will be the Glacier Park area where a few showers will be
possible this afternoon and evening. By late Monday, high pressure will
break down with a noticeable increase in shower and thunderstorm
activity during the late afternoon and evening hours. A few
thunderstorms may become strong with gusty, erratic winds and brief
heavy rain. Thunderstorm chances will continue on Tuesday with cooler
temperatures and breezy afternoon winds.


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IDZ102-103-250930-
Palouse/Hells Canyon-Clearwater/Nez Perce-
230 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....80-90 valleys and 70-80 ridges .
* Min Humidity........10-20 percent valleys and 18-28 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............North up to 5 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....50-55.
* Max Humidity........67-77 percent valleys and 51-61 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............East 5-10 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....90-100 valleys and 75-85 ridges .
* Min Humidity........8-18 percent valleys and 16-26 percent ridges
  .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............South up to 5 mph.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 60-70. Highs 85-95. South winds 10-15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Not as warm. Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 75-85. West winds
10-15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50-60. Highs 70-80. West winds
10-20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 75-85.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 50-60.
Highs 75-85.

$$

MTZ104-105-250930-
Kootenai-Flathead/Glacier Park-
330 AM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
  in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....75-85 valleys and 60-70 ridges .
* Min Humidity........19-29 percent valleys and 30-40 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............East up to 5 mph becoming north in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1 in the Kootenai...and 2 in the
  Flathead/Glacier Park.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Min Temperature.....50-55 valleys and 40-50 ridges .
* Max Humidity........72-82 percent valleys and 65-75 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............North 5-10 mph becoming southeast in the
      late evening and overnight.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....80-90 valleys and 70-80 ridges .
* Min Humidity........19-29 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............South up to 5 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 80-90. South winds 10-20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Not as warm. Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 70-80. Southwest winds
15-25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75. Southwest winds 15-25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.

$$

MTZ106-108-250930-
West Lolo-East Lolo-
330 AM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
* Max Temperature.....75-85 valleys and 65-75 ridges .
* Min Humidity........11-21 percent valleys and 18-28 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph in the
      afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............East up to 5 mph becoming north 5-10 mph in
      the afternoon.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....45-55.
* Max Humidity........62-72 percent valleys and 47-57 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......East 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northeast 5-10 mph becoming east after
      midnight.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....75-85.
* Min Humidity........14-24 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............East 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 85-95. Southeast winds 10-15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Not as warm. Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 70-80. West winds
10-20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 70-80. Southwest winds 15-25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 70-80.

$$

MTZ107-250930-
Salish and Kootenai Reservation-
330 AM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....80-85 valleys and 60-65 ridges .
* Min Humidity........16-26 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southeast up to 5 mph becoming west late in
      the morning, then becoming northwest 5-10 mph in the
      afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....48-53.
* Max Humidity........58-68 percent valleys and 50-60 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Northeast 5-10 mph becoming southeast after
      midnight.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....85-90 valleys and 70-75 ridges .
* Min Humidity........12-22 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............South 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 85-95. East winds 10-15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Not as warm. Mostly cloudy with slight chance of rain
showers and thunderstorms. Lows 60-70. Highs 75-85. Southwest winds
10-20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 70-80. Southwest winds 10-20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 70-80.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 75-85.

$$

MTZ109-250930-
Bitterroot-
330 AM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....80-85 valleys and 65-70 ridges .
* Min Humidity........8-18 percent valleys and 16-26 percent ridges
  .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............North 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....50-55 valleys and 40-45 ridges .
* Max Humidity........67-77 percent valleys and 50-60 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northeast 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............East 5-10 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.....85-90 valleys and 75-80 ridges .
* Min Humidity........7-17 percent valleys and 14-24 percent ridges
  .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming upslope/upvalley 4-8 mph late in
      the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Southeast up to 5 mph.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of rain showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 50-60. Highs 80-90. South winds 10-15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Not as warm. Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 55-65. Highs 70-80. West winds
10-20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75. West winds 15-25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 70-80.

$$

MTZ110-111-250930-
Deerlodge/West Beaverhead-East Beaverhead-
330 AM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....70-80 valleys and 60-70 ridges .
* Min Humidity........16-26 percent valleys and 23-33 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............North 5-10 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly clear.
* Min Temperature.....40-45.
* Max Humidity........72-82 percent valleys and 66-76 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northeast 5-10 mph until early morning
      becoming downslope/downvalley 2-5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............East 5-10 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....80-85 valleys and 70-75 ridges .
* Min Humidity........12-22 percent valleys and 19-29 percent
  ridges .
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Northeast 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southeast up to 5 mph becoming west 5-10 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.

.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 50-60. Highs 80-90. South winds 5-15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Not as warm. Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50-60. Highs 70-80. West winds
10-20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75. West winds 10-20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45-55. Highs 65-75.

$$


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