Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Montana and N Cntrl Idaho
National Weather Service Missoula MT
402 AM MDT Mon Oct 21 2019


.DISCUSSION...

Idaho: Expect scattered rain and mountain snow this morning. Another
system will produce widespread precipitation late this afternoon through
Tuesday morning. However snow levels will rise to 7500 feet by Tuesday
morning. Dry weather expected Wednesday through Friday.

Montana: Expect scattered rain and mountain snow this morning. Another
system will produce widespread precipitation late this afternoon through
Tuesday morning. However snow levels will rise to 7500 feet by Tuesday
morning. Dry weather expected Wednesday through Friday.


IDZ102-103-221015-
Palouse/Hells Canyon-Clearwater/Nez Perce-
302 AM PDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy dense fog in the
  morning. Snow and chance of rain. Snow level 5000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....45-55 valleys and 33-43 ridges.
* Min Humidity........76-86 percent valleys and 87-97 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...30 percent in the Palouse/Hells Canyon...and
  70 percent in the Clearwater/Nez Perce.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Patchy dense fog in the evening. Snow in the
  evening. Rain. Snow level 7000 feet.
* Min Temperature.....40-45 valleys and 30-40 ridges.
* Max Humidity........92-100 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 15-25 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the morning, then rain
  showers likely in the afternoon.
* Max Temperature.....53-63 valleys and 40-50 ridges.
* Min Humidity........71-81 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 15-25 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...90 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows 35-45.
Highs 45-55. West winds 15-25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60. South winds
10-15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 55-65. South winds 10-15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 35-45. Highs 40-50.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 25-35. Highs
35-45.

$$

MTZ104-105-221015-
Kootenai-Flathead/Glacier Park-
402 AM MDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Snow
  level 4500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....45-50 valleys and 30-40 ridges.
* Min Humidity........64-74 percent valleys and 84-94 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 20-30 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow. Snow level 5500
  feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-40.
* Max Humidity........93-100 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 20-30 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...60 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow in the morning,
  then rain showers likely and snow showers in the afternoon. Snow
  level 7000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....50-60 valleys and 35-45 ridges.
* Min Humidity........64-74 percent valleys and 79-89 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming 10-20 mph late in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 30-40 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...60 percent in the Kootenai...and 80 percent
  in the Flathead/Glacier Park.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 40-50. West winds 25-35 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25-35. Highs 45-55. Southwest winds
10-20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows 30-40. Highs
50-60. Southwest winds 20-30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance of
snow showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 35-45.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows 20-30.
Highs 30-40.

$$

MTZ106-108-221015-
West Lolo-East Lolo-
402 AM MDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow and rain likely. Snow
  level 5000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....40-45 valleys and 30-40 ridges.
* Min Humidity........72-82 percent valleys and 81-91 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 20-30 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent in the West Lolo...and 30 percent
  in the East Lolo.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow. Snow level 6000
  feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-40.
* Max Humidity........95-100 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......South 5-10 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 20-30 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...80 percent in the West Lolo...and 40 percent
  in the East Lolo.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain and snow in the morning,
  then rain showers likely in the afternoon. Snow level 7500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....40-50.
* Min Humidity........71-81 percent valleys and 86-96 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 25-35 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...70 percent in the West Lolo...and 50 percent
  in the East Lolo.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 40-50. West winds 25-35 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25-35. Highs 45-55. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows 30-40.
Highs 55-65. Southwest winds 10-20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 40-50.
.SUNDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
25-35. Highs 30-40.

$$

MTZ107-221015-
Salish and Kootenai Reservation-
402 AM MDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Snow
  level 4500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....45-50 valleys and 30-35 ridges.
* Min Humidity........65-75 percent valleys and 98 percent ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 20-30 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...20 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Snow in the evening. Rain. Snow level
  6000 feet.
* Min Temperature.....40-45 valleys and 25-30 ridges.
* Max Humidity........93-100 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 25-35 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the morning, then rain
  showers likely in the afternoon. Snow level 7500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 35-40 ridges.
* Min Humidity........72-82 percent valleys and 95 percent ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming 5-15 mph late in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............West 20-35 mph.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...60 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 35-45. Highs 45-55. West winds 20-30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows 35-45. Highs
55-65. South winds 10-15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 35-45. Highs 40-50.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 25-35. Highs
35-45.

$$

MTZ109-221015-
Bitterroot-
402 AM MDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow and rain likely. Snow
  level 5000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....45-50 valleys and 30-35 ridges.
* Min Humidity........52-62 percent valleys and 72-82 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 20-30 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...50 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow. Snow level 6500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....30-40.
* Max Humidity........85-95 percent valleys and 94-100 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 5 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 15-25 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...60 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Cloudy. Rain and snow in the morning, then
  rain showers and snow showers likely in the afternoon. Snow level
  7500 feet.
* Max Temperature.....55-60 valleys and 35-40 ridges.
* Min Humidity........60-70 percent valleys and 79-89 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Variable less than 7 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 20-30 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...60 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely and chance of snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 40-50. West winds 20-30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25-35. Highs 45-55. Southwest winds
10-15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60. South winds 10-20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and snow
showers. Lows 30-40. Highs 35-45.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 20-30. Highs
30-40.

$$

MTZ110-111-221015-
Deerlodge/West Beaverhead-East Beaverhead-
402 AM MDT Mon Oct 21 2019

.TODAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow.
* Max Temperature.....40-50 valleys and 30-35 ridges.
* Min Humidity........48-58 percent valleys and 62-72 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......West 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............West 20-30 mph.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/Weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Slight chance
  of rain after midnight. Snow level 5500 feet.
* Min Temperature.....25-35.
* Max Humidity........83-93 percent.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Southwest 5-15 mph.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 20-30 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy dense fog in the
  morning. Chance of rain in the morning. Chance of snow. Chance of
  rain showers in the afternoon. Snow level 7000 feet.
* Max Temperature.....45-55 valleys and 35-45 ridges.
* Min Humidity........55-65 percent valleys and 70-80 percent
  ridges.
* 20-Foot Winds.......
*     Lower Elevation......Becoming west 10-20 mph in the afternoon.
*     Ridge Top............Southwest 20-35 mph becoming west 30-40 mph
      late in the afternoon.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* LAL.................1.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...10 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy with chance of snow showers and
rain. Lows 30-40. Highs 35-45. West winds 30-40 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 20-30. Highs 40-50. West winds
10-20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 50-60. Southwest winds
20-30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Colder. Partly cloudy. Chance of snow showers. Lows 30-40.
Highs 35-45.
.SUNDAY...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of snow showers. Lows
20-30. Highs 25-35.

$$


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