Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SLASH FIRE...TELLER COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
116 PM MDT MON AUG 18 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN THE AREA
THIS AFTERNOON AND ARE EXPECTED TO END BY 2000 TO 2100 LOCAL.
THE MAIN THREATS WITH THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING AND ERRATIC GUSTY WINDS UP TO 40 MPH.  GENERALLY
LIGHT WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT.  ON TUESDAY SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN THE AREA BETWEEN
ABOUT 1300 AND 1400 LOCAL.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(50 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 1400...THEN SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81F.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........WEST TO NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1600
                    THEN NORTHERLY.
MIXING HEIGHT.......15500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1500. POOR AFTER 1700.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1300...THEN 3 UNTIL 1400...THEN 4.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(54 PERCENT) UNTIL 2200...THEN
                    PARTLY CLOUDY(41 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2000...THEN ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 2100.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52F.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-71 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........VARIABLE AROUND 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 3 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN EAST
                    UNTIL 0200...THEN SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................4 UNTIL 2000...THEN 3 UNTIL 2100...THEN 1.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(54 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1200.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........WEST TO SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SOUTH AROUND 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 13000 FT AGL AFTER 1100.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT BY 1300.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.

$$
FORECASTER...EVENSON
REQUESTED BY...DISPATCHER LINK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140818.SLASH.01/PUB


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