Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ORCHARD FIRE...FORT CARSON FD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
729 AM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

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

.DISCUSSION...DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. MARGINALLY
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AS WINDS
WILL BE A BIT GUSTY AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY VERY LOW. TOMORROW...IT WILL BE
COOLER WITH LIGHTER WINDS...WITH AN INCREASING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS
THROUGH THE DAY AS A STORM SYSTEM BEGINS TO MOVE THROUGH COLORADO.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81F.
MIN HUMIDITY........4-9 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........WEST 10-15 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 0800...THEN 14000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(36 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49F.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN
                    NORTH AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2000 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2000...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2100...THEN POOR.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AFTER 0900 UNTIL 1200...THEN SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0800...THEN 12000 FT AGL
                    UNTIL 1700...THEN 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1200.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.

$$
FORECASTER...ROSE
REQUESTED BY...MARK ANDERSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160525.ORCHA.01/PUB



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