Glacier National Park, MT

5:35 PM MDT on July 31, 2015 (GMT -0600)
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Elev 3855 ft 48.61 °N, 112.38 °W | Updated 39 minutes ago

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Pressure 29.99 in
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Dew Point 23 °F
Humidity 8%
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UV 5 out of 12
Pollen 5.90 out of 12
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METAR KCTB 312256Z AUTO 29008KT 10SM CLR 33/M05 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP155 T03331050

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Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 23 °F
Humidity 8%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 5 out of 12
Pollen 5.90 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KCTB 312256Z AUTO 29008KT 10SM CLR 33/M05 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP155 T03331050

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Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 3:13 PM MDT on July 31, 2015

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening for extremely low humidity and breezy winds in
addition to hot temperatures and high Haines index for fire
weather zones 112 and 114...

* affected area... fire weather zone 112. Fire weather zone 114.

* Wind... west winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts of 20 to 30 mph.

* Humidity... minimum humidity of 8 to 15 percent.

* Other impacts... the Haines index should increase to a 5 or
6... meaning there is a high potential of large fire growth on
any new or existing fires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are possible. A combination of gusty winds... low relative
humidity... and warm temperatures will create high fire growth
potential.




1144 am MDT Fri Jul 31 2015

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening for breezy conditions... extremely low
humidities... and high Haines index across the
Kootenai... Flathead/Glacier Park... West Lolo... salish and Kootenai
reservation...

The National Weather Service in Missoula has issued a Fire
Weather Watch for breezy conditions... extremely low
humidities... and high Haines index which is in effect from
Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening.

* Winds: southwest winds will increase to 10 to 15 mph with gusts
20 to 25 mph by mid afternoon Saturday and continue into the
early evening.

* Minimum humidities: rh should lower to the 6 to 10 percent
range in the valleys and 15 to 20 percent in the mountains.

* Haines index: the Haines should increase to a 5 or 6... meaning
there is a significant potential for an existing fire or a new
fire to develop a very deep plume and gusty winds.

* Timing: the wind is expected to start to pick up around 2 p.M.
With the rh bottoming out and most unstable conditions occurringbetween
4 and 7 p.M. Saturday.