Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 051538
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR 26 ROAD...MESA COUNTY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
938 AM MDT SUN JUL 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0900 MDT ON JULY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

.TODAY...A PLUME OF DEEP MOISTURE MOVED OVER WESTERN COLORADO
OVERNIGHT AND WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION A
DISTURBANCE WILL TRACK ACROSS THE AREA...AND ALONG WITH DAYTIME
HEATING WILL PROVIDE INCREASED INSTABILITY THIS AFTERNOON.
THEREFORE SHOWERS WILL BECOME MORE CONVECTIVE...AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING DURING THE AFTERNOON. BRIEF HEAVY RAIN
WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM THE STRONGER STORMS THIS AFTERNOON.

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). SCATTERED SHOWERS.
                    AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM POSSIBLE THROUGH MID
                    MORNING...THEN THUNDERSTORMS BECOMING SCATTERED
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST TO WEST 4-8 MPH. A FEW GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

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FORECASTER...ELLEN HEFFERNAN
REQUESTED BY...RICH ACREE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150705.26ROA.01/GJT


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