Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR STONEY FACE...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
404 AM MST MON JAN 16 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 MST ON JANUARY 16.
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.

THE SMOKE DISPERSION OVER THIS BURN AREA IS ONLY GOING TO REACH THE
FAIR CATEGORY TODAY DUE TO RELATIVELY WEAK WINDS IN THE LOWER PART
OF THE ATMOSPHERE.

SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING THEN BECOME SNOW SHOWERS BY THIS
AFTERNOON. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS AT THE BURN SITE ARE LIKELY IN THE
2 TO 4 INCH RANGE.

DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN TO THIS SITE TUESDAY AND LAST INTO EARLY
THURSDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE OF SNOW WILL BE LATE THIS WEEK INTO THIS
WEEKEND.

.DISCUSSION...

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY UNTIL 1300...THEN CHANCE OF
                    SNOW.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-31F.
MIN HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    LIGHT WIND.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    POOR.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(69 PERCENT) UNTIL 0200...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 2100...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS UNTIL 2400.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-20F.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WIND.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN SOUTH
                    UNTIL 0100...THEN WEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(41 PERCENT).
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-34F.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-56 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WIND.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

$$
FORECASTER...HODANISH
REQUESTED BY...TY WEBB
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700398.1/PUB


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