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Western Montana Zone Forecast

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ZONE FORECAST PRODUCT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

MTZ001-261000-
KOOTENAI/CABINET REGION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LIBBY...EUREKA
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO MID 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. 
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 90S.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. 
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 90S. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 90S.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER
90S. 

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MTZ002-261000-
WEST GLACIER REGION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SWAN LAKE
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 15 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 80S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 80S. LOWS
IN THE 50S. 
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 80S. LOWS IN
THE 50S. 

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MTZ003-261000-
FLATHEAD/MISSION VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KALISPELL...POLSON...ST. IGNATIUS
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO MID 90S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO MID 90S. 
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO
MID 90S. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S
TO LOWER 90S. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER
90S. 

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MTZ004-261000-
LOWER CLARK FORK REGION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NOXON...THOMPSON FALLS...SUPERIOR
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO MID
90S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S
TO MID 90S. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO
LOWER 90S. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER
90S. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. 

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MTZ005-261000-
MISSOULA/BITTERROOT VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAMILTON...DARBY
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS NEAR 90. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. 
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 90S. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. 
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO
MID 90S. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS NEAR 90. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
HIGHS NEAR 90. 

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MTZ006-261000-
BITTERROOT/SAPPHIRE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SULA
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS TO
15 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
MID 80S. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
30 PERCENT. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. 

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MTZ007-261000-
BUTTE/BLACKFOOT REGION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANACONDA...DEER LODGE...DRUMMOND...
PHILIPSBURG
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. 
.MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 80S. LOWS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. 

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MTZ043-261000-
POTOMAC/SEELEY LAKE REGION-
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER
90S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A
20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS INTHE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. 
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER
90S. LOWS IN THE 50S. 

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IDZ005-261000-
NORTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PIERCE...ELK RIVER
1256 PM PDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO MID 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S
TO MID 90S. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S
TO MID 90S. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID
50S. 
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S TO MID 90S. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER
90S. 

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IDZ006-261000-
SOUTHERN CLEARWATER MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...POWELL...ELK CITY...DIXIE
1256 PM PDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 72 TO 87. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 79 TO 94. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS 46 TO 61. 
.MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS 79 TO 94. LOWS 47 TO 62. 

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IDZ007-261000-
OROFINO/GRANGEVILLE REGION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KOOSKIA
1256 PM PDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY AND HOT. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO UPPER 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. 
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 90S. LOWS
IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. 
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS UPPER 80S TO
100. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. 
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS UPPER 80S TO 100. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO UPPER 90S. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO UPPER 90S. 

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IDZ008-261000-
LOWER HELLS CANYON/SALMON RIVER REGION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIGGINS...WHITE BIRD
1256 PM PDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO MID 90S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY AND HOT. HIGHS IN THE 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. 
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 87 TO 101. LOWS
IN THE 60S. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. HIGHS IN
THE 80S TO UPPER 90S. 

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IDZ009-261000-
WESTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SHOUP
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. 
.MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. 

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IDZ010-261000-
EASTERN LEMHI COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALMON...LEADORE
156 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS TO
15 MPH IN THE EVENING. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. 
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 80S. 
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN
THE 80S. 

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