972  
FNUS55 KTFX 182023  
FWFTFX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH-CENTRAL MONTANA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
 
...SOME THUNDERSTORMS WITH LITTLE RAINFALL AND ERRATIC WIND  
GUSTS TODAY...  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SCATTERED SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE DISTRICTS THROUGH  
THIS EVENING. SOME STORMS WILL PRODUCE LITTLE RAINFALL OR STRONG  
ERRATIC WIND GUSTS. EXPECT ABOVE NORMAL AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES FOR  
AT LEAST THE NEXT WEEK, ALONG WITH LOW HUMIDITY. OUTSIDE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS, OVERALL WIND SPEEDS WILL GENERALLY BE ON THE  
LIGHTER SIDE MOST DAYS. BRUSDA  
 
MTZ112-191015-  
EASTERN GLACIER/TOOLE/CENTRAL/EASTERN PONDERA/LIBERTY-  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-61.  
24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES DOWN.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........66-76 PERCENT...55-65 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT UP.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-93...80-85 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-27 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DOWN...3 PERCENT UP HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-64.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES UP.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........59-69 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
RIDGES.............EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-95...82-87 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-26 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
90S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 90S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
 

 
 
MTZ113-191015-  
HILL AND BLAINE COUNTIES-  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-62.  
24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES DOWN...3 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........73-83 PERCENT...63-72 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......33 PERCENT UP...8 PERCENT UP HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
RIDGES.............EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-93...80-85 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-29 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DOWN...3 PERCENT UP HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL  
HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR. HAZE IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-67.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES UP.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........61-71 PERCENT...49-58 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94...81-86 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........23-31 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT UP.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
RIDGES.............EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL  
HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 90S.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 90S.  
 

 
 
MTZ114-191015-  
LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT-  
ROCKY MOUNTAIN FRONT-  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-62.  
24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES DOWN.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........57-67 PERCENT...48-58 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DOWN...7 PERCENT UP HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-93...74-84 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-29 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DOWN...4 PERCENT UP HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-63.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........53-63 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT UP...1 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......89-94...75-85 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-25 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
80S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 80S.  
 

 
 
MTZ115-191015-  
CHOUTEAU AND FERGUS COUNTIES-  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. HAZE IN THE EVENING. CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-63.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES DOWN.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........70-80 PERCENT...61-69 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT UP.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
RIDGES.............NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* CWR...................10 PERCENT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......87-93...78-84 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES UP...3 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........22-27 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL  
HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY CLEAR. HAZE IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......61-66.  
24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES UP.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........54-64 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
RIDGES.............NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......88-95...80-85 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE DOWN.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........21-26 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW (ABOVE 3000 FEET)...MID LEVEL  
HAINES 5 MODERATE (BELOW 3000 FEET).  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
90S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 90S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
90S.  
 

 
 
MTZ116-191015-  
LINCOLN RANGER DISTRICT OF THE HELENA NATIONAL FOREST-  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......54-62.  
24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES DOWN...3 DEGREES DOWN HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........57-67 PERCENT...47-56 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT UP...11 PERCENT UP HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-92...76-85 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-24 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-62.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........53-63 PERCENT...44-53 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-93...77-86 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE DOWN.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-25 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT UP.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S.  
 

 
 
MTZ117-191015-  
CENTRAL AND EASTERN LEWIS AND CLARK NATIONAL FOREST AREAS-  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. HAZE IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......55-62.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE DOWN.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........60-70 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT UP...1 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
RIDGES.............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......84-93...74-83 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE DOWN.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........20-30 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......56-63.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........54-64 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
RIDGES.............NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-95...74-84 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........19-29 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT UP.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL...................1 UNTIL 1200, THEN 2.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....3 VERY LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST  
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
 

 
 
MTZ118-191015-  
HELENA AND TOWNSEND RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE HELENA NATIONAL  
FOREST-  
223 PM MDT THU JUL 18 2024  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. HAZE THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-63.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES DOWN.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........60-70 PERCENT...47-57 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT UP.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
* LAL...................3 UNTIL 2400, THEN 1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......85-94...76-85 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........16-23 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT DOWN.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.......57-64.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MAX HUMIDITY..........53-63 PERCENT...43-53 PERCENT HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT UP...7 PERCENT DOWN HIGHER  
ELEVATIONS.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
RIDGES.............NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
   
SATURDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER...........SUNNY.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.......86-95...76-85 HIGHER ELEVATIONS.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE UP.  
* MIN HUMIDITY..........17-23 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT UP.  
* WIND (20 FT).  
LOWER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO  
THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGES.............SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* LAL...................1.  
* CWR...................0 PERCENT.  
* HIGH LEVEL HAINES.....4 LOW.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
80S. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND  
60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
 

 
 
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