Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "Devil creek 2"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  9/25/14
               TIME:  1000
       PROJECT NAME:  Devil creek 2
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  San Juan NF
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Fred Ellis
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
                FAX:  (970) 264-1538
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (970) 799-4438
           LOCATION:
              STATE:  CO
               DLAT:   37.31028
               DLON:   107.18833
           EXPOSURE:  north
          FUEL TYPE:  Timber
         SHELTERING:  PARTIAL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  7840
      TOP ELEVATION:  8080
       SIZE (ACRES):  86

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
SE of Unit ELEV=7500 TIME=1100 WIND=calm T=70 TW= RH=35 TD= clear
SE of Unit ELEV=7500 TIME=1200 WIND=calm T=75 TW= RH=28 TD= clear
SE of Unit ELEV=7500 TIME=1300 WIND=NW 1-4 T=77 TW= RH=25 TD= clear
SE of Unit ELEV=7500 TIME=1400 WIND=calm T=79 TW= RH=22 TD= clouds over continental divide

...REMARKS...
also observed SW winds in the unit 2-5. This unit is highly
influences by Chris Mountain and Devil Mountain. Surface winds tend
to funnel up devil creek drainage and eddy around Chris Mountain.

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
        CLOUDS / WEATHER: 1,1,0
             TEMPERATURE: 1,1,0
       RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,0
            20-FT WINDS : 1,1,0
        SMOKE DISPERSION: 1,1,0
CLEARING INDEX (UT ONLY): 0,0,0
            HAINES INDEX: 0,0,0
                     LAL: 0,0,0
           MIXING HEIGHT: 0,0,0
         TRANSPORT WINDS: 1,1,0

SITE:  GJT
OFILE:  20140925.DEVIL.01
TIMEZONE:  MST7MDT



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