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SPOT FORECAST FOR GALLATIN PEAK RESCUE...GALLATIN SAR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
541 PM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1724 MDT ON AUGUST 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

PERIODS OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING. RAIN
MAY BE MIXED WITH SNOW AT TIMES WITH UP TO AN INCH OF SNOW
ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE ABOVE 9000 FEET. GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS UP TO
40 MPH AS WELL AS SMALL HAIL AND GRAUPEL ARE POSSIBLE IN AND NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS. THE THREAT FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL DECREASE BY 9
PM...HOWEVER AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE
OVERNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL PERSIST OFF AND ON TONIGHT
INTO SUNDAY.

.THIS EVENING...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    POSSIBLY MIXED WITH SNOW AT TIMES THIS EVENING.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 TO 20 MPH. STRONGER
                    GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
RIDGE TOP WIND......WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY...MIXED WITH SNOW
                    AT TIMES. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RIDGE TOP WIND......NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...VANDENHEUVEL
REQUESTED BY...KATHI GREGOIRE
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20140830.GALLA.01/TFX







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