Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MADDOX BURN PILES...COALITION FOR THE UPPERSOUTH PLATTE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
518 AM MST SAT JAN 21 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MST ON JANUARY 21.
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...AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MAY BRING A FEW SNOW SHOWERS
TO THE BURN AREA LATE TODAY OR THIS EVENING.  HOWEVER...SYSTEM IS
TRACKING PRETTY FAR SOUTH AND MOVING EAST PRETTY QUICKLY SO IT IS NOT
EXPECTED TO DROP APPRECIABLE SNOWFALL.  MOST OF THE SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY
SHOULD BE OVER BY MIDNIGHT IF NOT SOONER.  HIGH PRESSURE THEN BEGINS TO
REBUILD OVER THE REGION AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    MAINLY AFTER 1500.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-33F.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5-10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY UNTIL 0300...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY
                    (35 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    UNTIL 0000.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-17F.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5-10 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH POSSIBLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35F.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH UNTIL 1400...THEN WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE
                    5-10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

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FORECASTER...WALROD
REQUESTED BY...WENDIE WARNER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700449.3/PUB



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