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
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.DISCUSSION...
THE WEATHER PATTERN WILL REMAIN UNSETTLED TODAY AND FRIDAY WITH
CONTINUED LIGHT WINDS. SHOWER AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY
WILL FAVOR THE MOUNTAINS TODAY AND FRIDAY BUT A WEAK FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT BRINGING A MORE WIDESPREAD
CHANCE OF MOISTURE. SATURDAY WILL DRY OUT A BIT BUT ANOTHER ROUND
OF PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. A WARMING
AND DRYING TREND IS EXPECTED FOR THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WEEK.
BORSUM

MTZ123-232215-
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64 AT 5000 FEET...47-57 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-45 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...42-52 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-41 AT 5000 FEET...28-38 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-80 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...75-85 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64 AT 5000 FEET...45-55 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-38 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...37-47 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SNOW
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 33 TO 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 50 TO 59. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
27 TO 36. HIGHS 46 TO 56. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 56 TO 66.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 60 TO 70.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 65 TO 74.

$$

MTZ124-232215-
WHEATLAND COUNTY/SWEET GRASS COUNTY-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-65.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......36-41.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-89 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-63.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-39 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39.
HIGHS 54 TO 59. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS
50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 38. HIGHS 63 TO 68.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 68 TO 73.

$$

MTZ125-232215-
STILLWATER COUNTY-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........10 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......39-44.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........75-80 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 43. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 56 TO 61. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
32 TO 37. HIGHS 49 TO 54. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 63 TO 68.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 68 TO 73.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75.

$$

MTZ126-232215-
BEARTOOTH RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-66 AT 5000 FEET...48-58 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........37-44 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...43-53 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN
  SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......39-44 AT 5000 FEET...30-40 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...70-80 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-68 AT 5000 FEET...50-60 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-35 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...33-43 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........15 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 43. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 34 TO 43. HIGHS 54 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS
30 TO 40. HIGHS 47 TO 53. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 57 TO 64.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 44. HIGHS 61 TO 69.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 66 TO 73.

$$

MTZ127-232215-
GOLDEN VALLEY COUNTY/MUSSELSHELL COUNTY-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......59-64.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........69-74 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......61-66.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 42.
HIGHS 55 TO 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS
48 TO 53. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 45. HIGHS 61 TO 66.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 64 TO 69.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 68 TO 73.

$$

MTZ128-232215-
YELLOWSTONE COUNTY-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-34 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......42-47.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........77-82 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........27-32 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 46. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS
61 TO 66. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS
53 TO 58. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS 70 TO 75.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 74 TO 79.

$$

MTZ129-232215-
CROW INDIAN RESERVATION/BIGHORN CANYON REC AREA-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64 AT 5000 FEET...48-56 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-48 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...44-50 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........14 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......39-45 AT 5000 FEET...36-41 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-84 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-68 AT 5000 FEET...50-59 AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-40 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET...37-46 PERCENT
  AT 7000 FEET.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............LIGHT WINDS.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 45. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
32 TO 39. HIGHS 44 TO 52. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 54 TO 64.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 47. HIGHS 60 TO 70.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 63 TO 73.

$$

MTZ130-232215-
NORTHERN ROSEBUD/NORTHERN TREASURE COUNTIES-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-42.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........74-79 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......68-73.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 43. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS
60 TO 65. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS
53 TO 58. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 69 TO 74.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 71 TO 76.

$$

MTZ131-232215-
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-36 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......38-43.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-81 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......67-72.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........24-29 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 43.
HIGHS 60 TO 65. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41.
HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 61 TO 66.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS 66 TO 71.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75.

$$

MTZ132-232215-
CUSTER COUNTY-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........9 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
   AROUND 30 MPH IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15
   MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......40-45.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-75 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........16 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........5.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......66-71.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-28 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
* CWR...................ZERO.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 56 TO 61. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS
51 TO 56. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS
59 TO 64. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 61 TO 66.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 66 TO 71.

$$

MTZ133-232215-
SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........8 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
   MPH IN THE MORNING.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......38-43.
*   24 HR TREND.........5 DEGREES WARMER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........90-95 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........28 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  PLAINS...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 44. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 59 TO 64. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 53 TO
58. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS
57 TO 62. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 61 TO 66.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 66 TO 71.

$$

WYZ274-232215-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*   24 HR TREND.........4 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........38-43 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........13 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-42.
*   24 HR TREND.........UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-85 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT.
*  RIDGETOP.............NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......65-70.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-37 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........6 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  SLOPE/VALLEY.........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*  RIDGETOP.............LIGHT WINDS.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 42. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41.
HIGHS 59 TO 64. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 39.
HIGHS 48 TO 53. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 62 TO 67.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 70 TO 75.

$$

WYZ284-232215-
BIGHORN NATIONAL FOREST-
351 AM MDT THU APR 23 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-52.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........46-51 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........7 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN
  SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
  EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......28-33.
*   24 HR TREND.........2 DEGREES COOLER.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........85-90 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........11 PERCENT WETTER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
   SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST OVERNIGHT.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........3.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
  MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......48-53.
*   24 HR TREND.........1 DEGREE WARMER.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........43-48 PERCENT.
*   24 HR TREND.........3 PERCENT DRIER.
* WIND (20 FT)
*  AT BURGESS JCT.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING
   SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HAINES INDEX..........2.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 30 TO 35. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 32. HIGHS 43 TO 48. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS
34 TO 39. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
23 TO 28. HIGHS 43 TO 48. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 31. HIGHS 49 TO 54.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 51 TO 56.

$$

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