Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 300145
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR LODORE...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
745 PM MDT TUE JUL 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1913 MDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...ENERGY FROM AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL LINGER
OVER NORTHWEST COLORADO THROUGH AROUND MIDDAY WEDNESDAY. THIS WILL
KEEP SCATTERED SHOWERS AND AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS AS DEEP MOISTURE
REMAINS ENTRENCHED OVER THE REGION.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 3-6 MPH IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHEAST 8-12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 8900 FT AGL BY THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 12 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

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FORECASTER...ELLEN HEFFERNAN
REQUESTED BY...JASON TEAL
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140729.LODOR.02/GJT



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