Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 302017
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR ECKLAND...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
217 PM MDT TUE JUN 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1344 MDT ON JUNE 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME SCATTERED THIS
AFTERNOON...THEN PERSIST INTO THE EVENING. THESE STORMS WILL GENERALLY
BE HIGH BASED...AND WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE STRONG AND
ERRATIC WIND GUSTS. GENERALLY LIGHT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED WITH SMALL
HAIL POSSIBLE. STORMS WILL DIMINISH BY LATE EVENING...WITH A ONLY
FEW STORMS POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THIS AFTERNOON (UNTIL SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%)...BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (70-80%) BY LATE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING BY LATE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-92 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST-NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 13700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST-NORTHWEST 12 MPH.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (40-50%) AFTER 2200. SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS DIMINISHING LATE IN THE
                    EVENING WITH...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....61-66 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-56%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD...QUICKLY BECOMING POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................4...LAL 2 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......QUICKLY DECREASING TO 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 MPH...DECREASING TO 6 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

$$
FORECASTER...ELLEN HEFFERNAN
REQUESTED BY...JAIME PONCE DE LEON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150630.ECKLA.01/GJT


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