Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 311801
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HAY CANYON...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1201 PM MDT FRI JUL 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1127 MDT ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST OVER NORTHWEST
COLORADO AS ANY SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE MOVING INTO COLORADO WILL
REMAIN SOUTH OF THE I-70 CORRIDOR TODAY...AND SOUTH OF THE
TAVAPUTS PLATEAU ON SATURDAY. SOME HIGH CLOUDS WILL BEGIN TO MOVE
ACROSS THE BURN AREA ON SATURDAY FOR SLIGHTLY HIGHER RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES.

.TODAY (UNTIL SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........6-11%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
LAL.................1.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (12200 KNOT-FT).
LAL.................1.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-81 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-15%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 3-5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    5-10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
LAL.................1.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...ELLEN HEFFERNAN
REQUESTED BY...MICHAEL
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150731.HAYCA.03/GJT


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