Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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Spot Forecast for Sparring Bulls K/O
National Weather Service Missoula MT
1245 PM MDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1300 MDT on April 25.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

.THIS AFTERNOON...Northerly winds will continue this afternoon
with some gust for ridgetops, followed by a shift to light east
winds later this evening. Min Rh is expected into the lower 20
percent range this afternoon and into the upper teens Thursday.
Weak thermal belts will set up tonight leading to minor differences
in early morning Rh recovery between the top and bottom of the
unit.

* Sky/Weather.........Mostly sunny.
* Max Temperature.....67-72.
* Min Humidity........21-26 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........North 5-8 mph. Occasional gust to 15 mph at
  ridgetops.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 5000 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Northwest 10 mph in the afternoon.

* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

TIME (MDT)      1 PM      4 PM
Sky (%).........9         9
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............63        69
RH..............39        25
20 ft wind......N 5G10    N 5G10

.TONIGHT...

* Sky/Weather.........Clear.
* Min Temperature.....36-41.
* Max Humidity........Bottom: 82-87 percent. Top: 60-65 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........North 5-6 mph early in the evening becoming
  variable 2-4 mph, then becoming east around 5 mph late in the
  evening becoming variable 2-4 mph by morning.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Mixing Height.......5000 ft agl decreasing to less than 100 ft
  agl after sunset.
* Mixing Winds........Northwest 10 mph becoming northeast 5 mph
  after sunset.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

TIME (MDT)      6 PM      9 PM      MIDNGT    3 AM
Sky (%).........2         2         1         1
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............69        56        44        40
RH..............28        53        73        78
20 ft wind......N 5G10    N 3G5     E 4G10    E 2G5

.THURSDAY...

* Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
* Max Temperature.....73-78.
* Min Humidity........18-23 percent.
* Wind (20 ft)........Variable 2-4 mph.
* CWR (> 0.10 Inch)...0 percent.
* Mixing Height.......Less than 100 ft agl increasing to 5000 ft
  agl in the afternoon.
* Mixing Winds........Northeast 5 mph becoming southwest 5 mph in
  the afternoon.
* Precip Amount.......0.00 inches.

TIME (MDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
Sky (%).........3         3         3         3
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............38        46        62        71
RH..............84        73        43        25
20 ft wind......E 3G5     E 3G5     E 3G5     E 2G5

$$
Forecaster...Booth

Requested by...Three River Ranger District
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807839.0/MSO


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