591  
FNUS75 KMSO 221114  
FWSMSO  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR COW  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT  
514 AM MDT THU AUG 22 2019  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON FORECAST START TIME OF 0600 MDT ON AUGUST 22.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED IN THE VICINITY OF THE FIRE  
TODAY, WITH THE MOST LIKELY PERIOD FOR MEASURABLE RAIN BEING THIS  
MORNING. WITH THAT BEING SAID, WETTING RAINS ARE NOT LIKELY.  
TEMPERATURES WILL RUN AROUND 20 DEGREES COOLER THAN YESTERDAY  
BEHIND THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT OVERNIGHT, WHICH WILL HELP KEEP  
HUMIDITY SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER AS WELL. WEST WINDS TODAY WILL  
TRANSITION TO MORE OF A NORTHWESTERLY DIRECTION THIS EVENING.  
   
TODAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM THIS AFTERNOON.  
* CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...20 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................2.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
* WIND (20 FT)........WEST 3-8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 12 MPH THIS  
AFTERNOON. BECOMING MORE NORTHWEST IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
* PRECIP AMOUNT.......TRACE-0.06 INCHES.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
* CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...0 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.  
* MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.  
* WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 1-3 MPH.  
* PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.00 INCHES.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
* SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.  
* CWR (> 0.10 INCH)...0 PERCENT.  
* LAL.................1.  
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.  
* MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.  
* WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-4 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-10  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.  
* PRECIP AMOUNT.......0.00 INCHES.  
 

 
FORECASTER...JENNK  
 
REQUESTED BY...MIKE GIBBONS  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1914179.0/MSO  
.DELDT 08/22/19  
 
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