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000
FNUS75 KBYZ 241438
FWSBYZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR SPEARSIDING...BIA, CROW AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
838 AM MDT THU APR 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0812 MDT ON APRIL 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE FIRE THROUGH FRIDAY.
THESE DISTURBANCES WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS TODAY
AND TONIGHT WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS ON FRIDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL
BE SEASONABLE THROUGH FRIDAY AND HUMIDITIES WILL BE 25 TO 30 PERCENT
TODAY AND IN THE 30S ON FRIDAY. WINDS WILL BE WESTERLY 5 TO 15
MPH TODAY THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY...THEN TURN EAST FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
THERE WILL BE A GOOD CHANCE OF WETTING RAINS THIS WEEKEND.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
CWR.................11 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    OVERNIGHT.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH EARLY BECOMING
                    EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

$$
FORECASTER...ARTHUR
REQUESTED BY...BRYCE ROGERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140424.SPEAR.01/BYZ





000
FNUS75 KBYZ 232049
FWSBYZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR NEEDMORE-RUSSELL RX...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
249 PM MDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 MDT ON APRIL 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDY CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR OVER THE BURN AREA TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY DUE TO A NORTHWEST FLOW OVER THE AREA. WINDS WILL BE WEST
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH. HUMIDITIES ON THURSDAY WILL BE 25 TO 30
PERCENT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT
AND FRIDAY BRINGING LIGHTER WINDS. WINDS ON FRIDAY WILL BE
NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING EAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HUMIDITIES WILL BE IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S AND TEMPERATURES WILL
BE NEAR NORMAL. THE CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN THROUGH THE PERIOD IS ZERO.
THE NEXT CHANCE FOR WETTING RAIN WILL BE OVER THE WEEKEND.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-69 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 20 TO 35 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING WEST LATE.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

$$
FORECASTER...ARTHUR
REQUESTED BY...JASON DONAHEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140425.NEEDM.01/BYZ





000
FNUS75 KBYZ 222237
FWSBYZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR SPEARSIDING...CROW FIRE & AVIATION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
437 PM MDT TUE APR 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1615 MDT ON APRIL 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

CLOUDS WILL BE INCREASING FOR THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON
INTO THIS EVENING. AN ISOLATED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE
THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL PREVAIL AHEAD OF A COLD
FRONT THAT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE FIRE SITE LATE TONIGHT. THE FRONT
IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE FIRE SITE AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
RESULTING IN A WIND SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST WITH WIND GUSTS 40 TO
50 MPH LIKELY ALONG AND BEHIND THE FRONT. SHOWERS AND AN ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORM WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS. WEDNESDAY WILL BE COLDER AND WINDY WITH ISOLATED
TO SCATTERED SHOWERS. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST 30 TO 50
MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................32 PERCENT.
LAL.................3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH AT TIMES.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 50 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........NORTHWEST 30 TO 45 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

$$
FORECASTER...HOOLEY
REQUESTED BY...BRYCE ROGERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140422.SPEAR.01/BYZ





000
FNUS75 KBYZ 221248
FWSBYZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR STOCKER NORTH II...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
648 AM MDT TUE APR 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 MDT ON APRIL 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

MOSTLY CLOUDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY. A SPRINKLE IS POSSIBLE
THROUGH 10AM THIS MORNING...OTHERWISE A DRY DAY EXPECTED. RH
VALUES WILL BE AROUND 20 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE
MAINLY OUT OF THE SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST TODAY...AND WILL INCREASE IN
SPEED THIS AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS WILL
DEVELOP DURING THE EVENING HOURS BECOMING SCATTERED AFTER MIDNIGHT
TONIGHT. BRIEF HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE ALONG WITH WIND GUSTS TO 50
MPH AND SMALL HAIL WITH ANY STORMS. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE BURN AREA AROUND 2 AM TURNING WINDS FROM THE SOUTH TO THE
WEST-NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 50 MPH EXPECTED. THESE GUSTY
WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE DAY WEDNESDAY. WEDNESDAY WILL BE
COOLER WITH HIGHER RH VALUES AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS.
CHAMBERS

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4.

TIME (MDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........68     68     63     63     63
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     61     68     72     74
RH..............51     37     26     22     21
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 6    SE 8   SE 9   SE 13
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     15     20
RIDGETOP WIND...S 5    S 5    S 12   S 15   S 18
MIX HGT (FT)....5000   5000   8000   9600   9600
MIXNG WIND......S 9    S 9    S 16   S 20   S 23
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
LAL.................2...1 TO 8 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL IN THE EVENING
                    INCREASING TO 3...9 TO 15 STRIKES/15 MIN/CELL
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 35 MPH IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO
                    WEST 30 TO 45 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

TIME (MDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........77     77     77     69     69     69
WEATHER COV.....ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD
TEMP............74     73     70     65     59     53
RH..............21     23     27     37     52     68
20 FT WIND......SE 13  S 10   S 9    SW 15  SW 20  W 24
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     25     25     35
RIDGETOP WIND...SE 20  SE 20  S 30   SW 30  SW 30  W 40
MIX HGT (FT)....7900   7900   4800   2300   2300   2300
MIXNG WIND......S 20   S 20   S 17   SW 23  SW 28  W 40
CWR.............30     30     30     30     30     30
LAL.............2      2      2      3      3      3
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................22 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
                    MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........WEST 30 TO 40 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 30 TO 45 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

TIME (MDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........83     83     83     67     67     67
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49     47     47     49     51     53
RH..............72     66     53     40     31     26
20 FT WIND......NW 24  NW 22  NW 25  W 28   W 25   W 22
20 FT WIND GUST.40     40     40     45     40     30
RIDGETOP WIND...W 35   W 35   NW 30  W 35   W 35   W 40
MIX HGT (FT)....3600   3600   5300   7800   7800   10600
MIXNG WIND......W 42   W 43   W 46   W 45   W 45   W 39
CWR.............20     20     20     20     20     20
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...CHAMBERS
REQUESTED BY...BRAD BERGMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140422.STOCK.02/BYZ





000
FNUS75 KBYZ 212044
FWSBYZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR STOCKER NORTH...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
244 PM MDT MON APR 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 MDT ON APRIL 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL BECOME SOUTHEAST AT THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING AND
CONTINUE OVERNIGHT. WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHTER AND MORE SOUTHERLY
TUESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THAT WAY THROUGH THE DAY. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY WILL BE WARMER THAN TODAY...WITH SLIGHTLY
MORE MOISTURE AROUND...RESULTING IN AN AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY 20
TO 25 PERCENT. TUESDAY WILL BE DRY...WITH NO CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION. LOOKING AHEAD TO TUESDAY NIGHT...A STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE BURN SITE AFTER MIDNIGHT...RESULTING IN
STRONG WESTERLY WINDS AND AN INCREASED CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1...NO THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

$$
FORECASTER...CHURCH/TESAR
REQUESTED BY...BRAD BERGMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140422.STOCK.01/BYZ





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