Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR IRVINE UNDERSTORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
1025 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 MDT ON MARCH 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE LATE
THIS MORNING INTO AFTERNOON AS COOLER AIR BEGINS TO SHIFT ACROSS
THE AREA.  IN ADDITION, AN AREA OF LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS IS ALSO
EXPECTED TO IMPACT THE FIRE AREA MID MORNING TO AROUND MID DAY.
GUSTY WINDS ARE LIKELY IN THE VICINITY OF THE SHOWERS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH AN INCREASING CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    THIS MORNING.  GUSTY WINDS TO 25 MPH NEAR SHOWERS
                    IN THE LATE MORNING.  A FEW LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS
                    THIS AFTERNOON AND BREEZY.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-53.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE...MOSTLY NORTH 3-7 MPH EARLY THIS MORNING...
                    BECOMING WEST WINDS 7-10 MPH BY LATE MORNING. GUSTS
                    UP TO 25 MPH IN THE VICINITY OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING.
                    WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 10-15 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 35 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-32.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 11-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH EARLY EVENING
                    BECOMING SOUTH 5-10 MPH OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1000 FT AGL AFTER DARK.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 25 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
                    THE DAY.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-45.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 10-14 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 8000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 20-25 MPH.


$$
FORECASTER...RPN
REQUESTED BY...TODD COUTURE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150331.IRVIN.01/MSO


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