Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38
000
FNUS75 KGJT 291327
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR D1 PONDO RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
727 AM MDT THU SEP 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOISTURE WORKING NORTHWARD ACROSS THE REGION TODAY WILL LEAD TO
PERIODS OF SHOWERS TODAY WITH EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON AS WELL. 20 MPH SOUTHERLY TRANSPORT WINDS AND PASSING RAIN
SHOWERS WILL HELP BOOST CLEARING INDEX VALUES TODAY. WINDS ALOFT
DECREASE TOMORROW AND SHOWERS WILL BE LESS IN COVERAGE SO INDEX
VALUES WILL STRUGGLE TO REACH 500.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90%). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE DAY WITH AN EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORM
                    POSSIBLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 58 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-58%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CLEARING INDEX......850 BY 1200...1050 IN AND NEAR SHOWERS.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE EVENING THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT
MIN TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 40 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
CLEARING INDEX......1050 DECREASING TO 400 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 14 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 55 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-66%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CLEARING INDEX......INCREASING TO NEAR 450 AFTER 1300. 1050 IN AND
                    NEAR SHOWERS.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DENNIS PHILLIPS
REQUESTED BY...BURN BOSS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160929.D1PON.01/GJT


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.