Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SILVER CREEK...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
632 PM MDT WED AUG 31 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1756 MDT ON AUGUST 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS TONIGHT WILL ALLOW FOR
MODERATELY STRONG SURFACE-BASED INVERSION OVERNIGHT. MONSOONAL
MOISTURE BEGINS TO INVADE ON THURSDAY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS BY THE AFTERNOON, THEN INCREASING THURSDAY NIGHT
INTO FRIDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST/DOWNSLOPE 1-5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 1-5 MPH SHIFTING TO UPVALLEY/
                    NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...SILVER CREEK IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160831.SILVE.01/GJT



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