Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MADDOX BURN PILES...COALITION FOR THE UPPERSOUTH PLATTE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
433 AM MST WED JAN 18 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MST ON JANUARY 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (719) 948-9429, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.

.DISCUSSION...

NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING WITH A VERY
SMALL CHANCE FOR SHOWERS LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON, AND BETTER CHANCES
BY THURSDAY EVENING.  OTHERWISE, QUIET CONDITIONS WITH GENERALLY
LIGHT WINDS ARE EXPECTED.  THIS WILL LEAD TO POOR SMOKE DISPERSIONS
FOR THE BURN SITE.  THERE MAY BE A BRIEF PERIOD LATE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AS WESTERLY WINDS BEGIN TO INCREASE OF FAIR SMOKE
DISPERSIONS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH WEAKENING AND TURNING
                    NORTHWEST AND THEN NORTH-NORTHEAST AT 2 TO 6 MPH
                    BETWEEN 1100 AND 1400.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25F.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH-NORTHEAST 2 TO 6 MPH TURNING SOUTHWEST AT
                    5 TO 10 MPH AFTER 1900.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH TURNING WEST-NORTHWEST
                    AT 3 TO 7 MPH AFTER 1100.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

$$
FORECASTER...MOZLEY
REQUESTED BY...WENDIE WARNER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700449.1/PUB


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