Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GREENHORN PILES...USFS SAN CARLOS RD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
650 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MST ON DECEMBER 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (719) 948-9429, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL STREAM ACROSS THE
NORTHERN ROCKIES TODAY THROUGH TOMORROW...BRINGING SNOW...COLD
TEMPERATURES AND GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS TO THE REGION. THE STRONGER
WINDS WILL HELP TO PUSH SMOKE DISPERSION TO VERY GOOD LEVELS
TODAY...BUT THE STRONGER GUSTS WILL ALSO SERVE TO BE RESTRICTIVE
TO CONTROL EFFORTS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (58 PERCENT) UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER 1300.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....16-21F.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST-SOUTHWEST WINDS 12-16 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF
                    25-30 MPH POSSIBLE AT TIMES AFTER 1200.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN VERY GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....-1 TO 4F.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 15-19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 32
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    SNOW LIKELY.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....5-10F.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-63 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 13-17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    28 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN LIGHT WIND.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1200. POOR AFTER 1600.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

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FORECASTER...MOORE
REQUESTED BY...ALFONSO MONTOYA
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1603859.2/PUB



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