Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Spot Forecast for Johnson Creek RX...USFS
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
418 PM MDT Mon May 22 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 MDT on May 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will sag southward on the western side of the Continental
Divide this evening. This front is a dry boundary, and will only act
to temporarily increase wind speeds overnight into Tuesday morning in
southeastern Utah. Not expecting much of an inversion at all on
Tuesday with winds out of the north. Gusts will relax as the front
moves away later in the day. A light breeze will linger overnight,
before winds once again increase into the 15-25mph range during the
afternoon on Wednesday.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....61-66 F.
Min humidity........19-24%.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 15 MPH with gusts up to 25 mph.
Transport winds.....North 20 MPH.
Clearing Index......1000.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....40-45 F.
Max humidity........52-57%.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 15 MPH, becoming west 5 MPH
                    after midnight.
Transport winds.....Northwest 10 MPH.
Clearing Index......1050, decreasing to 100 after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....72-77 F.
Min humidity........12-17%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 MPH, increasing to 15 MPH
                    with gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....West 15 MPH.
Clearing Index......650, increasing to 1050 in the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...Mike Charnick
Requested by...Ben Garthwait
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1709888.0/GJT


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