Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TONGUE AMP...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
523 AM MDT TUE SEP 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL ACROSS THE REGION TODAY
WITH AN INCREASE IN MAINLY HIGH LEVEL CLOUDINESS THROUGH THE
DAY. A DISTURBANCE WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE WEST FOR
TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. MOISTURE WILL BE LIMITED...BUT CANNOT
RULE OUT AN ISOLATED SHOWER OR STORM.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
                    RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

$$
FORECASTER...FRIEDERS
REQUESTED BY...JASON RODRIGUEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140916.TONGU.01/BYZ



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