Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 2015 SW CSU  AG MANAGEMENT BURNS...COLORADO SPRINGS UTILITIES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
928 AM MDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

.DISCUSSION...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EDGE INTO THE STATE TODAY...
PROVIDING FOR MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES...WARMING TEMPERATURES AND DRY
CONDITIONS. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FAIRLY LIGHT TODAY AND
PREDOMINANTLY FROM THE NORTH TO NORTHWEST... BUT SHOULD BECOME
SOUTHEAST FOR A BRIEF PERIOD THIS AFTERNOON.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(31 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62F.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-22 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........N-NW 4-7 MPH. SHIFTING TO THE SE 5-8 MPH BETWEEN
                    1300 TO 1700.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 8500 FT AGL AFTER 1100.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36F.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........N-NW 4-7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2100.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN
                    AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900...THEN GOOD UNTIL
                    2000...THEN POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(34 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72F.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-22 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........N-NW 4-7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 9500 FT AGL AFTER 1100.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    VERY GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

$$
FORECASTER...MOORE
REQUESTED BY...CHIEF MIKE MYERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.2015S.01/PUB


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