Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Spot Forecast for OVERLOOK...BLM
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1151 PM MDT Sun Jul 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 MDT on July 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Moisture will increase over the burn location through the early part of
this week. A few isolated thunderstorms will form on Monday afternoon
with some cloud to ground lightning possible as well as brief gusty winds.
Overnight RH recovery will also improve through the early week, ending up
near 70% on Monday night with a few isolated showers lingering. Tuesday
will likely be the wettest day of the week over the burn location as
numerous showers and thunderstorms develop in the late morning and
afternoon hours. Wetting rains are possible as well as cloud to ground
lightning from noon through sunset.

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....79-84 F.
Min humidity........23-28%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 10 MPH. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (9000 knot-ft), increasing to fair...then
                    becoming good in the late morning and
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................2.
Mixing height.......3100 ft AGL, increasing to 9300 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Isolated thunderstorms
                    in the evening. Scattered showers lingering
                    overnight.
Min temperature.....58-63 F.
Max humidity........67-72%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 10 MPH. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms in the evening.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair, decreasing to poor (7000-8000 knot-ft) in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................2.
Mixing height.......6900 ft AGL, decreasing to 800 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Showers and thunderstorms
                    throughout the afternoon.
Max temperature.....71-76 F.
Min humidity........43-48%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 10 MPH. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (28000-56000 knot-ft)...then becoming
                    fair.
Haines Index........2 very low.
LAL.................4.
Mixing height.......3400 ft AGL, increasing to 6200 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 MPH.

$$
Forecaster...Mike Charnick
Requested by...MERCEDES MARTINEZ
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713257.0/GJT
.EMAIL CRAIGINTERAGENCY@GMAIL.COM



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