Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Great Falls, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LOG GULCH...HIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
716 PM MDT WED AUG 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1845 MDT ON AUGUST 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE FIRE AREA
OVER NEXT HOUR OR TWO WITH LIGHT RAINFALL EXPECTED. WILL SEE A
BREAK IN THE PRECIPITATION UNTIL A COLD FRONT ARRIVES AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL REDEVELOP. MUCH COOLER
TEMPERATURES...HIGHER HUMIDITIES AND PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN
EXPECTED OVERNIGHT AND TOMORROW AS COLDER AIRMASS SETTLES IN.
WINDS WILL SHIFT TO NORTH BEHIND THE FRONT.

.THIS EVENING...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY
WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHORT-LIVED THUNDERSTORM THROUGH ABOUT 2100 MDT.
CWR.................55 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-73 THROUGH MIDNIGHT.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. VARIABLE WINDS WITH
GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 MPH FROM PASSING RAIN SHOWERS.
RIDGE TOP WIND......VARIABLE AROUND 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
BRIEF PERIOD OF GUSTS AROUND 20 MPH WITH COLD FRONT PASSAGE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RIDGE TOP WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
CWR.................80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
WIND (20FT).........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
RIDGE TOP WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...WARANAUSKAS
REQUESTED BY...SPENCER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140820.LOGGU.01/TFX





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