Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLACK MOUNTAIN...HIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
358 PM MDT TUE AUG 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1521 MDT ON AUGUST 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
COOL AND MOIST NORTHERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL CONTINUE NEXT 36 HOURS,
KEEPING SKIES MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH OCCASIONAL RAINSHOWERS. A FEW
SHOWERS MAY BRIEFLY STRENGTHEN ENOUGH TO BECOME SHORT-LIVED
THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING AND AGAIN TOMORROW, BUT STORM COVERAGE
WILL BE VERY ISOLATED. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT THROUGH TOMORROW.

.THIS EVENING/TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM IN THE EVENING.
                    OCCASIONAL SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE AT 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
WINDS EXPECTED NEAR ANY THUNDERSTORMS. RIDGETOP
WIND.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH TONIGHT. MIXING
HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXING WINDS........NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS
                    THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR ANY THUNDERSTORMS.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ENDING AROUND MID-EVENING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR ANY THUNDERSTORMS.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.


$$
FORECASTER...WARANAUSKAS
REQUESTED BY...JEFFERY LEE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160823.BLACK.01/TFX



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