Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Spot Forecast for Cook Search...Pitkin County Sheriff
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1157 AM MDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 0700 MDT on September 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Clouds will be increasing from the south this
evening into Wednesday morning, with snow showers developing in
the morning. The morning low on Wednesday morning will be in the
upper 20s to around 30 by 7 am with snow levels hanging around
11,500 feet MSL throughout the day on Wednesday as a storm system
moves in from the south. Unsettled weather looks to remain in the
forecast through Thursday morning before this system moves
from south to north across the Utah-Colorado border and out of the
region by late Thursday afternoon. Up to 2 inches of snow is
possible through Wednesday afternoon, with another 2 to 4 inches
of snow possible Wednesday evening. Locally higher amounts
possible among the peaks.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90%). Scattered snow showers
                    in the morning, then snow showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....37-42 F.
Min humidity........63-68%.
Chance of pcpn......80 percent.
Surface winds.......Southeast winds 10 MPH.

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Forecaster...Matt Aleksa
Requested by...Patrol Director Jahnke
Type of request...SAR
.TAG 1716265.0/GJT
.EMAIL grant.jahnke@pitkinsheriff.com



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