Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Range 105 Fire...Fort Carson Fire
National Weather Service PUEBLO CO
753 AM MST Mon Dec 11 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 MST on December 11.
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.

.DISCUSSION...

Airmass remains very dry today under persistent upper level high
pressure.  An upper level disturbance will drop south through
Nebraska into Kansas today.  This will send a weak cold front
south through the plains this afternoon.  Winds at the burn site
may start out briefly from the north this morning but then will
turn east to southeast behind the front this afternoon.  Mostly
clear skies will no precipitation expected.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....59-64F.
Min humidity........4-9 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North 5-15 mph this morning becoming
                    east to southeast 5-15 mph this afternoon.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair until 1400, then
                    good until 1500, then fair until 1600, then
                    poor.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....22-27F.
Max humidity........45-50 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Variable 3-8 mph.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 7 mph until 0400, then
                    northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....59-64F.
Min humidity........7-12 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest 5-10 mph early becoming east to
                    southeast 5-10 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl until 1600, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

$$
Forecaster...WALROD
Requested by...Mark Anderson
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1719820.0/PUB



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