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Spot Forecast for 56...Forest
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
350 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1900 MDT on March 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...A strong storm will bring colder temperatures, north
winds, plenty of moisture and snowfall to the forecast area later
tonight and Friday.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow showers until 2400, then snow.
CWR.................15 percent increasing to 25 percent late in the
                    evening, then increasing to 40 percent late in
                    the evening increasing to 60 percent late in
                    the evening increasing to 75 percent decreasing
                    to 30 percent late in the night.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 18.
Max humidity........100%.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 6-7 mph until 2100, then north
                    7-13 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
Mixing height.......7100 ft AGL until 2000, then 4500 ft AGL until
                    2100, then 1200-2000 ft AGL until 2400, then
                    Below 1000 FT AGL until 0100, then 1000-1500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 15-25 mph until 2400, then north
                    30-35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000, then good until 2100,
                    then poor until 0300, then fair until 0400,
                    then poor.
Haines Index........4 low .

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy until 1500, then partly
                    cloudy(55-60%). Snow likely until 1200, then
                    slight chance of snow until 1700.
CWR.................30 percent decreasing to 5 percent in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 33.
Min humidity........40-50%.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 9-15 mph with gusts to 30 mph.
Mixing height.......3300-4300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 35-40 mph until 1200, then 20-30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0800, then fair until 1000, then
                    good until 1400, then very good until 1600,
                    then good.
Haines Index........3 very low .

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 22.
Max humidity........50-60%.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph early
                    in the morning.
Mixing height.......2800-3600 ft AGL until 2000, then 1100-2100 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 15-20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2000, then poor.
Haines Index........5 moderate.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 50.
Min humidity........25%.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5-11 mph until 1200, then south 6-7
                    mph.
Mixing height.......1200-1700 ft AGL until 0900, then Below 1000 FT
                    AGL until 1000, then 3100-4100 ft AGL until
                    1200, then 6700-7700 ft AGL until 1500, then
                    8200-9200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10-20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100, then fair until 1200, then
                    good until 1400, then very good until 1500,
                    then excellent.
Haines Index........3 very low .

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s. Northwest winds 6-7 mph.
.MONDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in
the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5-6 mph.
.TUESDAY...
Partly cloudy. Chance of snow. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
mid 40s. South winds 5-6 mph.


Fire Weather Table for 56.

+++  Data in the following table has been sampled directly from the
     forecast database.  Values in the table may vary slightly from
     information in the narrative forecast.  Feedback welcome.  +++

FORECAST SC PP WR AT RH  20-FT  G H L  15KFT  MIXG  TRANS VENTL  AJTV
VALID AT  %  %  %  F  %   WIND  S I A   WIND   HGT   WIND  RATE RATNG
                           MPH  T   L    MPH   AGL    MPH KT-FT

03/22-19 65  6  1 48 24  SW  6  6 3 1  SW 35  5942  SW 26134782    V
03/22-20 70  6  1 46 25  SW  9  9 3 1  SW 38  3936 SSW 23 78727   G
03/22-21 69  7  1 44 27  SW 10  9 3 1  SW 41  1929 SSW 20 33418 P
03/22-22 69  7  1 40 28 SSW  7  7 3 1  SW 46  1716 SSW 23 33986 P
03/22-23 68  7  1 41 29  SW  7  6 3 1 SSW 52  1504 SSW 25 33505 P
03/23-00 64  6  1 42 30 SSW  9  8 3 1 SSW 53  2357 SSW 32 65996   G
03/23-01 59  6  1 42 34  SW  7  7 3 1 SSW 52  2585 SSW 33 74113   G
03/23-02 29  6  1 41 39 SSW  7  7 3 1 SSW 52  2814 SSW 33 82534   G
03/23-03 29  6  1 39 44  SW  7  8 3 1 SSW 51  3042  SW 35 91260   G
03/23-04 29  6  1 36 47 SSW  8 10 3 1 SSW 52  3527  SW 38115204    V
03/23-05 29  6  1 37 46 SSW  3 12 3 1 SSW 52  4011  SW 40141734    V
03/23-06 29  6  1 30 50 SSW  9  9 3 1 SSW 53  4496 SSW 44170848     E
03/23-07 29  6  1 30 52  SW 10 10 4 1 SSW 52  3767 SSW 41135600    V
03/23-08 29  6  1 32 45  SW 13 13 4 1  SW 51  3037 SSW 39103269    V
03/23-09 29  6  1 35 41  SW 14 22 5 1  SW 49  2308 SSW 37 73856   G
03/23-10 29  6  1 39 35  SW 15 24 5 1  SW 52  4068 SSW 40141012    V
03/23-11 35  6  1 44 31  SW 16 25 5 1  SW 53  5827  SW 43217554     E
03/23-12 41  7  1 48 25  SW 17 28 5 1  SW 55  7587  SW 46303480     E
03/23-13 47  7  1 50 21  SW 17 29 4 1  SW 49  8432  SW 44323227     E
03/23-14 39  7  1 51 19 SSW 18 29 4 1  SW 43  9277 SSW 43340157     E
03/23-15 41 15  3 50 20 SSW 17 28 3 1 SSW 36 10808 SSW 40382554     E
03/23-16 53 15  3 49 22 SSW 15 24 3 1 SSW 32 10409 SSW 35315896     E
03/23-17 64 15  3 46 27  SW 13 21 4 1 SSW 28 10009 SSW 29253269     E
03/23-18 76 38 16 43 33  SW 10 16 4 1 SSW 23  9610 SSW 23194674     E
03/23-19 79 38 16 39 41   W  8 14 4 1 SSE 23  7061 SSE 21129231    V
03/23-20 81 38 16 34 51 NNW  7  7 3 1   E 22  4512   E 18 73757   G
03/23-21 84 46 23 30 63   N  7  7 3 1  NE 22  1963  NE 16 28253 P
03/23-22 87 61 39 28 75   N  8 14 3 1 NNE 23  1563 NNE 21 28157 P
03/23-23 90 76 62 26 90   N 10 17 3 1 NNE 25  1163 NNE 25 25161 P
03/24-00 92 83 73 24100   N 13 21 3 1 NNE 26   763 NNE 29 19266 P
03/24-01 93 83 73 23100   N 14 21 3 1   N 30  1017   N 30 26136 P
03/24-02 93 82 71 22100   N 14 22 3 1   N 33  1271   N 30 33228 P
03/24-03 93 82 71 20100   N 14 22 3 1   N 37  1526   N 31 40544  F
03/24-04 93 55 30 19100   N 15 24 3 1   N 37  1339   N 32 36871 P
03/24-05 94 55 30 18100   N 16 26 3 1   N 36  1153   N 32 32843 P
03/24-06 89 55 30 18100   N 17 28 3 1   N 35   967   N 33 28461 P
03/24-07 89 55 30 18100   N 17 28 3 1   N 31  1158   N 36 35347 P
03/24-08 89 55 30 19 96   N 16 26 3 1   N 28  1349   N 37 42650  F
03/24-09 83 55 30 21 88   N 16 25 3 1   N 24  1540   N 38 50369  F
03/24-10 83 55 30 23 82   N 16 26 3 1   N 26  2238   N 36 68522   G
03/24-11 83 55 30 26 74   N 16 26 3 1   N 29  2936   N 33 83758   G
03/24-12 69 20  4 29 66   N 16 25 3 1   N 31  3634   N 30 96078   G
03/24-13 69 20  4 31 61   N 15 24 3 1   N 33  3940   N 29 98800   G
03/24-14 69 20  4 32 57   N 13 21 2 1   N 37  4246   N 28100691    V
03/24-15 58 20  4 33 54   N 12 18 2 1   N 39  4551   N 25101751    V
03/24-16 58 16  3 33 51   N 10 17 2 1   N 38  4242   N 23 86455   G
03/24-17 58  8  2 32 50 NNW 10 16 3 1 NNW 37  3932 NNW 21 72382   G
03/24-18 43  4  1 33 45 NNW  9 15 3 1 NNW 36  3623 NNW 18 59531  F
03/24-19 43  4  1 30 48 NNW  9 15 4 1 NNW 36  2779 NNW 17 41553  F
03/24-20 43  4  1 26 53  NW  9 15 4 1 NNW 35  1934  NW 15 26069 P
03/24-21 24  2  0 23 57 WNW  9 15 5 1 NNW 35  1090  NW 14 12691 P
03/24-22 24  2  0 22 56 WNW  9 15 5 1 NNW 31  1069  NW 13 12157 P
03/24-23 24  2  0 22 53 WNW  9 15 5 1 NNW 26  1047  NW 13 11636 P
03/25-00 16  1  0 22 50 WNW  9 15 5 1 NNW 23  1026  NW 13 11125 P
03/25-01 16  1  0 22 45 WNW 10 16 5 1  NW 21  1397  NW 14 16172 P
03/25-02 16  1  0 22 42   W 10 17 4 1  NW 17  1768 WNW 14 21764 P
03/25-03 16  1  0 22 39   W 12 18 4 1 WNW 14  2138 WNW 15 27900 P
03/25-04 16  1  0 23 38   W 12 18 4 1 WNW 14  1984 WNW 15 25162 P
03/25-05 16  1  0 23 39   W 12 17 3 1   W 13  1829 WNW 14 22535 P
03/25-06 21  1  0 25 38   W 10 16 3 1   W 13  1674   W 14 20021 P
03/25-07 21  1  0 26 38   W  9 15 3 1   W 13  1420   W 13 14986 P
03/25-08 21  1  0 29 36   W  8 13 3 1 WSW 13  1165   W 10 10664 P
03/25-09 21  1  0 33 33   W  7  7 3 1 WSW 13   911   W  9  7057 P
03/25-10 21  1  0 37 31 WSW  6  6 3 1 WSW 14  2658   W 10 23410 P
03/25-11 21  1  0 42 29 SSW  5  5 3 1  SW 16  4405  SW 12 43465  F
03/25-12 46  7  1 46 27   S  5  5 3 1  SW 17  6153  SW 13 67219   G
03/25-13 46  7  1 49 25   S  6  6 3 1  SW 20  7172  SW 15 94727   G
03/25-14 46  7  1 50 25   S  7  7 3 1  SW 22  8191  SW 17126888    V
03/25-15 46  7  1 50 26   S  8 13 3 1  SW 25  9209  SW 21163703     E
03/25-16 46  7  1 49 27   S  8 13 3 1  SW 24  8728  SW 21157829     E
03/25-17 46  7  1 46 31   S  8  8 3 1  SW 22  8246  SW 21151657     E
03/25-18 75 26  6 43 35 SSW  7  7 3 1  SW 21  7764  SW 22145189    V

KEY:

FORECAST    - MONTH/DAY-HOUR OF FORECAST
VALID AT    - /24-HOUR CLOCK LOCAL TIME/
SC          - SKY COVER /PERCENT/
PP          - PROBABILITY OF PRECIPITATION 0.01 INCH /PERCENT/
WR          - PROBABILITY OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 INCH /PERCENT/
AT          - TEMPERATURE /DEGREES F/
RH          - RELATIVE HUMIDITY /PERCENT/
20-FT WIND  - 20-FOOT WIND /MPH/
GST         - 20-FOOT WIND GUST /MPH/
HI          - HAINES INDEX
LAL         - LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
15KFT WIND  - 15000 FEET ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL FREE-AIR WINDS /MPH/
MIXG HGT    - MIXING HEIGHT /FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL/
TRANS WIND  - TRANSPORT WINDS /MPH/
VENTL RATE  - VENTILATION RATE /KNOT-FEET/
AJTV RATNG  - SMOKE DISPERSION ADJECTIVE RATING
                P - POOR  F - FAIR  G - GOOD
                V - VERY GOOD  E - EXCELLENT

$$
FORECASTER...RJK
REQUESTED BY...D. Warlum
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1704708.3/BOU



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