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 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FNUS75 KGJT 280500
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HOG CANYON...UT-DSP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1100 PM MDT SUN JUL 27 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1920 MDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOISTURE INCREASES TODAY AS A WEAK DISTURBANCE MOVES OVER THE
AREA ALLOWING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO FORM FROM
NOON ONWARDS. SOME OF THE STORMS WILL HAVE HEAVY RAIN THOUGH MOST
OF THESE TYPES OF STORMS WILL STAY SOUTH OF THE BURN SITE.
PRECIPITATION WILL END OVER THE BURN SITE MONDAY NIGHT ONLY TO
PICK UP AGAIN ON TUESDAY WITH MODELS SUGGESTING PRECIPITATION FOR
MOST OF THE DAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH INCREASING TO 12 MPH LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-59%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5
                    MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    DAY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.

$$
FORECASTER...TOM RENWICK
REQUESTED BY...OPERATIONS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140727.HOGCA.01/GJT



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