Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CREE CREEK RX...UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
431 AM MST WED DEC 7 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0700 MST ON DECEMBER 07.
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...

SNOW WILL BE TAPERING OFF ACROSS THE BURN AREA THIS MORNING, WITH
CLEARING SKIES THEN EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY MIDDAY. GENERAL WINDS
WILL REMAIN OUT OF THE WEST TO NORTHWEST AND BE RATHER GUSTY AT
TIMES THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE DAY, BUT SHOULD START TO
DIMINISH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING. LOOK FOR A
VERY COLD NIGHT TONIGHT, THEN ANOTHER SUB-FREEZING DAY TOMORROW
EVEN THOUGH THERE SHOULD BE PLENTY OF SUN.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    UNTIL 1100.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....14-19F.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 8-12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000...THEN
                    GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (39 PERCENT).
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....-6 TO -1F.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (38 PERCENT).
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....19-24F.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DOWNSLOPE 2-4 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN WEST AROUND 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN FAIR.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

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FORECASTER...MOORE
REQUESTED BY...NOLAN BUCKINGHAM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
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