Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RIVERVIEW PILE BURNING...CSFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
900 AM MST THU DEC 8 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MST ON DECEMBER 08.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE FIRST IN A SERIES OF DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE OVER THE BURN
SITE LATER THIS AFTERNOON BRINGING ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL. WINDS
WILL REMAIN FAIRLY LIGHT THROUGH MOST OF THE DAY AND WITH AN
INVERSION STILL IN PLACE...SMOKE DISPERSAL WILL ONLY REACH FAIR
FOR A FEW HOURS THIS AFTERNOON. BY FRIDAY MORNING...SEVERAL NEW
INCHES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED. DEEPER MIXING WILL OCCUR THOUGH
ALLOWING GOOD SMOKE DISPERSAL TO BE REACHED IN THE AFTERNOON. THE
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS WILL SEE UNSETTLED WEATHER CONTINUING WITH MORE
SNOW IN THE PICTURE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (70-80%). ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....14-19 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46%.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR BECOMING FAIR BRIEFLY FROM 2PM TO 4PM THEN
                    BACK TO POOR.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (80-90%). NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-16 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79%.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (80-90%). NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-65%.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO FAIR BY 11AM AND GOOD BY 1PM.
                    DROPPING TO POOR BY 6PM.

$$
FORECASTER...TOM RENWICK
REQUESTED BY...CAROLINA MANRIQUEZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1604047.0/GJT



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