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FNUS55 KTFX 231145
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THERE WILL BE A MOIST SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT INTO TONIGHT. WESTERN
MOUNTAINS WILL SEE PRECIPITATION AND THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS OVER THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS BY THIS EVENING. GUSTY
DOWNSLOPE WINDS WILL KEEP THE PLAINS DRY. THE FLOW ALOFT WILL TURN
TO THE WEST FRIDAY. GUSTY DOWNSLOPE WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
PLAINS BUT THERE WILL BE MORE SUNSHINE. IT WILL BE COOLER FRIDAY
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

MTZ112-232215-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL AND EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY
COUNTIES-
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-63...46-52 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........37-46 PERCENT...51-61 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP...21 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......38-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........74-84 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......51-58...42-48 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-39 PERCENT...42-52 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN...20 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ113-232215-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-40 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................NEAR 0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......39-47.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-89 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15
      TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-60.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WINDY. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15
      TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ114-232215-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT/ROCKY
MOUNTAIN FRONT-
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-62...43-52 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-49 PERCENT...51-61 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP...18 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-42.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-89 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
  SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......49-57...39-48 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-41 PERCENT...42-52 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN...12 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...WARMER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVER THE PLAINS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE MOUNTAINS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVER THE PLAINS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVER THE PLAINS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE MOUNTAINS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVER THE PLAINS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ115-232215-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68...56-63 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......41-46.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........80-90 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT UP...4 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-61...47-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-39 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

$$

MTZ116-232215-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-56...44-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........41-50 PERCENT...51-61 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
  EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-40.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-97 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 PERCENT DOWN...7 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................40 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
  SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-53...41-50 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........44-51 PERCENT...50-60 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ117-232215-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-64...49-59 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-37 PERCENT...37-47 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN...2 DEGREES UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......21 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......51-58...43-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-45 PERCENT...44-54 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ118-232215-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
545 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......56-64...50-58 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-40 PERCENT...39-49 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN...6 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-89 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...15 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-59...46-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........42-52 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WEATHER.GOV/GREATFALLS







000
FNUS55 KTFX 221053
FWFTFX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER RIDGE WILL MOVE FROM WESTERN MONTANA THIS MORNING INTO
CENTRAL MONTANA THIS AFTERNOON. THIS WILL RESULT IN DRY AND SUNNY
CONDITIONS TODAY. SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT AND EMBEDDED MOISTURE WILL
BOTH INCREASE TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY. EXPECT INCREASING CLOUDINESS
TONIGHT AND THURSDAY BUT ANY THREAT OF PRECIPITATION SHOULD BE
CONFINED TO THE WESTERN MOUNTAINS.

MTZ112-222230-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL AND EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY
COUNTIES-
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-61...47-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-39 PERCENT...38-48 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......38-44.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........72-82 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING
      TO 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OVER
                        THE MOUNTAINS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-64...47-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-41 PERCENT...43-53 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN...4 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ113-222230-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-42 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......36-41.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........79-89 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......63-68.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ114-222230-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT/ROCKY
MOUNTAIN FRONT-
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-61...45-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-37 PERCENT...36-46 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 PERCENT DOWN...4 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......36-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT DOWN...7 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. OVER THE MOUNTAINS SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......55-63...44-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........33-43 PERCENT...43-53 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...6 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING
      TO 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ115-222230-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-63...50-57 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE UP...9 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-38 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT DOWN...2 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......38-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........75-85 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......16 PERCENT DOWN...1 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......64-69...56-63 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-36 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ116-222230-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......46-54.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........37-47 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT DOWN...8 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
  SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-40.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........82-92 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP...UNCHANGED HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-58...45-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-41 PERCENT...44-54 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10
      TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH INCREASING
      TO 20 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ117-222230-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-60...45-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP...3 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........32-42 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-86 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 PERCENT UP...13 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-65...50-60 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-33 PERCENT...35-45 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15
MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS AROUND 50.

$$

MTZ118-222230-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
453 AM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-44 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......34-40.
*     24 HR TREND.......2 DEGREES UP.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........76-86 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 PERCENT DOWN...15 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-65...51-59 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........28-36 PERCENT...36-46 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT DOWN...1 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS OVER THE
MOUNTAINS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE VALLEYS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10
MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

WEATHER.GOV/GREATFALLS







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FNUS55 KTFX 211052
FWFTFX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A DISTURBANCE ALOFT AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
DISTRICTS TODAY. RAIN SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE ROCKY
MOUNTAINS THIS MORNING AND SPREAD EAST DURING THE AFTERNOON. AN
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO POSSIBLE AS THE COLD FRONT PUSHES
EAST. SNOW LEVELS WILL DROP TO 5500 FEET TONIGHT WITH 1 TO 3
INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE ABOVE 7000 FEET. PRECIPITATION WILL END
WEDNESDAY MORNING WITH SKIES CLEARING DURING THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN NEAR SEASONAL AVERAGES.

MTZ112-212300-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL AND EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY
COUNTIES-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-60...45-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......23 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........40-47 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......28 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      WEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......35-40.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........81-89 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT UP...3 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62...48-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ113-212300-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-68.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......16 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO 5 TO 15
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........86-96 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-42 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ114-212300-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT/ROCKY
MOUNTAIN FRONT-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-57...41-50 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......21 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........43-51 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......30 PERCENT UP...25 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-38.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........82-92 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP...4 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-62...46-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-39 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......18 PERCENT DOWN...7 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ115-212300-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-70.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 DEGREES DOWN...9 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......21 PERCENT UP...12 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......36-41.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN...10 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT...94-100 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 PERCENT UP...11 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-63...51-57 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN...10 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT DOWN...2 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ116-212300-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......43-51.
*     24 HR TREND.......23 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........51-61 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......31 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......31-36.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-95 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-55.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

$$

MTZ117-212300-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-49 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......25 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......30-38.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-97 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 PERCENT UP...21 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-61...45-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...5 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-41 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND
60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ118-212300-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS
  LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-62...49-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........41-51 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......24 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......31-36.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN...1 DEGREE UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-44 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH CENTRAL MONTANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A DISTURBANCE ALOFT AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
DISTRICTS TODAY. RAIN SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE ROCKY
MOUNTAINS THIS MORNING AND SPREAD EAST DURING THE AFTERNOON. AN
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO POSSIBLE AS THE COLD FRONT PUSHES
EAST. SNOW LEVELS WILL DROP TO 5500 FEET TONIGHT WITH 1 TO 3
INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE ABOVE 7000 FEET. PRECIPITATION WILL END
WEDNESDAY MORNING WITH SKIES CLEARING DURING THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN NEAR SEASONAL AVERAGES.

MTZ112-212300-
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL AND EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY
COUNTIES-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-60...45-53 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......23 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........40-47 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......28 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      WEST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......35-40.
*     24 HR TREND.......8 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........81-89 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......11 PERCENT UP...3 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62...48-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........30-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

MTZ113-212300-
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......62-68.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........36-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......16 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO 5 TO 15
      MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
      WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......37-43.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........86-96 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WINDY. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......57-62.
*     24 HR TREND.......3 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........34-42 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ114-212300-
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT/ROCKY
MOUNTAIN FRONT-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-57...41-50 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......21 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........43-51 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......30 PERCENT UP...25 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
  THE NIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......33-38.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........82-92 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP...4 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-62...46-54 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-39 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......18 PERCENT DOWN...7 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ115-212300-
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......60-70.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 DEGREES DOWN...9 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......21 PERCENT UP...12 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......36-41.
*     24 HR TREND.......5 DEGREES DOWN...10 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT...94-100 PERCENT HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 PERCENT UP...11 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......58-63...51-57 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 DEGREE DOWN...10 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........29-37 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......12 PERCENT DOWN...2 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL
  HAINES 4 LOW (BELOW 3000 FEET).


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

$$

MTZ116-212300-
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
  ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......43-51.
*     24 HR TREND.......23 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........51-61 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......31 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................70 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......31-36.
*     24 HR TREND.......7 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-95 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......1 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................20 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......47-55.
*     24 HR TREND.......4 DEGREES UP.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-45 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......14 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

$$

MTZ117-212300-
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......54-64.
*     24 HR TREND.......17 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........39-49 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......25 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
* CWR...................50 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
  EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW
  SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......30-38.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........87-97 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......15 PERCENT UP...21 PERCENT UP HIGHER
      ELEVATIONS.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......52-61...45-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......UNCHANGED...5 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........31-41 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND
60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

MTZ118-212300-
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL
FOREST-
452 AM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
  THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS
  LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......53-62...49-55 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 DEGREES DOWN.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........41-51 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......24 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
*     RIDGES............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
      IN THE AFTERNOON.
* LAL...................2.
* CWR...................60 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
  CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......31-36.
*     24 HR TREND.......10 DEGREES DOWN.
* MAX HUMIDITY..........84-94 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......13 PERCENT UP.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................30 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......50-58.
*     24 HR TREND.......6 DEGREES DOWN...1 DEGREE UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
* MIN HUMIDITY..........35-44 PERCENT.
*     24 HR TREND.......9 PERCENT DOWN.
* WIND (20 FT).
*     LOWER ELEVATION...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
*     RIDGES............SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
* LAL...................1.
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7......
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

$$

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