Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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FNUS75 KMSO 192013
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SPOT FORECAST FOR FIREFIGHTER MOUNTAIN
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
213 PM MDT FRI SEP 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1415 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...OVERCAST SKIES WILL CONTINUE TO BE PRESENT FOR THE REST
OF THE DAY TODAY.  WINDS SHOULD DEVELOP OUT OF THE WEST SOUTHWEST LATER
THIS AFTERNOON SUSTAINED AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS REACHING AROUND 18 MPH
WITH SLIGHTLY HIGHER GUSTS FOR A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME AT THE TOP OF THE
FIRE.  A RELATIVELY STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN BUILDING TOMORROW AND
WILL BE STRENGTHEN THROUGH THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.  EXPECT A WARMING
AND DRYING TREND THROUGH THIS PERIOD...AS WELL AS DEVELOPING THERMAL BELTS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........TOP    55-60 PERCENT.
                    BOTTOM 70-75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10-12 MPH GUSTS 18 MPH
                    DEVELOPING LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8-11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 2-4 MPH BECOMING WEST SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 5-7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...ROBINSON
REQUESTED BY...ANDY HUNTSBERGER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140919.FIREF.01/MSO


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