Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RADIO...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1109 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2249 MDT ON JULY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED STORMS AND SHOWERS WILL START FORMING FROM ABOUT 11AM
ONWARDS WITH SCATTERED COVERAGE EXPECTED FROM 3PM THROUGH 9PM.
CONDITIONS WILL BE VERY SIMILAR TO THOSE SEEN ON THURSDAY. SOME
BRIEF HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE UNDER THE STRONGER STORMS BUT
THE BIGGEST CONCERN WILL BE GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS OF 35 TO 40 MPH.
OUTSIDE OF STORMS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO 25 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING
                    AND AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO EXCELLENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 21 MPH.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.

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FORECASTER...TOM RENWICK
REQUESTED BY...GJC DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140724.RADIO.01/GJT



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