Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SCEN AND SERN MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.DISCUSSION...
TODAY WILL BE MUCH COOLER AND WETTER. SNOW...AND RAIN MIXED WITH
SNOW...WILL FALL OVER MOST OF SOUTHERN PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND
SOUTHEAST MONTANA. THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATON WILL FALL OVER THE
FOOTHILLS AND OVER SOUTHERN BIG HORN COUNTY MONTANA AND SHERIDAN
COUNTY WYOMING. PRECIPITATION WILL TAPER OFF FROM WEST TO EAST
THIS AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL REMAIN STRONG TODAY WITH SOME
GUSTS TO 40 MPH...ESPECIALLY OVER SOUTHEAST MONTANA AND NORTHWEST
SOUTH DAKOTA. THURSDAY WILL BE DRIER AND WARMER. TWH

MTZ123-152215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......32-42 AT 5000 FEET...28-38 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........26 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........42-52 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...40-50 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
   40 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......17-27 AT 5000 FEET...14-24 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........71-81 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...74-84 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-57 AT 5000 FEET...39-49 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 34. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 35. HIGHS
46 TO 56. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 49 TO 59.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 50 TO 60.

$$

MTZ124-152215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........24 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......26-31.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-84 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-61.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 36. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 59 TO 64. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
30 TO 35. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS 54 TO 59.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 54 TO 59.

$$

MTZ125-152215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
  NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......38-43.
*   24 HR TREND.........32 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
   45 MPH IN THE MORNING DECREASING TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......24-29.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-77 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 35. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 39. HIGHS 59 TO 64. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40.
HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS
53 TO 58. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS
56 TO 61.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 56 TO 61.

$$

MTZ126-152215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
  NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......35-41 AT 5000 FEET...28-37 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........31 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........42-52 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...46-56 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........29 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH. GUSTS
   UP TO 55 MPH IN THE MORNING DECREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE
   AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......23-31 AT 5000 FEET...14-24 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........67-77 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...70-80 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-57 AT 5000 FEET...42-51 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........26-35 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........17 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 38. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 55 TO 61. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 33 TO 40. HIGHS 57 TO 64. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
31 TO 36. HIGHS 48 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
31 TO 39. HIGHS 52 TO 58.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
51 TO 59.

$$

MTZ127-152215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........26 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH
   GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......30-35.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........50-55 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........41 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH
   OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-59.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........4.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 42. WEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 59 TO 64. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS
60 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS
51 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 53 TO 58.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 53 TO 58.

$$

MTZ128-152215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......43-48.
*   24 HR TREND.........35 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........30 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
   GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......30-35.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........64-69 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 62 TO 67. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS
66 TO 71. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS
57 TO 62. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 59 TO 64.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 59 TO 64.

$$

MTZ129-152215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......33-43 AT 5000 FEET...27-34 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........38 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........55-65 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...61-71 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........65 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
   GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......24-29 AT 5000 FEET...22-27 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-85 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......44-53 AT 5000 FEET...39-45 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-39 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........38 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 37. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 37.
HIGHS 46 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
29 TO 38. HIGHS 49 TO 59.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 48 TO 58.

$$

MTZ130-152215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
*   24 HR TREND.........36 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........29 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......30-35.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-78 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........12 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........18-23 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........18 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 39. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 64 TO 69. EAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS
68 TO 73. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 38.
HIGHS 57 TO 62. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS 57 TO 62.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 57 TO 62.

$$

MTZ131-152215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
  RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......41-46.
*   24 HR TREND.........40 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........58-63 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........52 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS
   UP TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
  AND SNOW SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......31-36.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 20 TO 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-38 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........25 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 29 TO 34. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS
64 TO 69. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 37.
HIGHS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 36. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 54 TO 59.

$$

MTZ132-152215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......49-54.
*   24 HR TREND.........30 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........47-52 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........41 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS
  OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-38.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-81 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........23 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 39. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 62 TO 67. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS
64 TO 69. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 37.
HIGHS 53 TO 58. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
30 TO 35. HIGHS 53 TO 58.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 51 TO 56.

$$

MTZ133-152215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......51-56.
*   24 HR TREND.........28 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........49-54 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........38 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-38.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-92 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........24 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-58.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........21 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 36. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 37. HIGHS 59 TO 64. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS
65 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 37.
HIGHS 53 TO 58. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
35 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS 53 TO 58.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 51 TO 56.

$$

WYZ274-152215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......38-43.
*   24 HR TREND.........42 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........57-62 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........52 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH
   GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 25 TO 40 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN
  THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......28-33.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-85 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WINDY IN THE EVENING. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
   30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO
   10 TO 20 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 15 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-57.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-39 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........23 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 33. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 36. HIGHS 59 TO 64. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 38.
HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 36. HIGHS 54 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
30 TO 35. HIGHS 55 TO 60.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS 56 TO 61.

$$

WYZ284-152215-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
343 AM MDT WED APR 15 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......27-32.
*   24 HR TREND.........28 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........58-63 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........44 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 35 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......16-21.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........88-93 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
   IN THE EVENING.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......37-42.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-44 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........19 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 19 TO 24. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 21 TO 29. HIGHS 43 TO 48. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 29. HIGHS 45 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS
18 TO 23. HIGHS 37 TO 42. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS
19 TO 24. HIGHS 39 TO 44.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 40 TO 45.

$$

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