Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 282147
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR SILVER CREEK...ROUTT NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
347 PM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1531 MDT ON AUGUST 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO ROTATE
AROUND A LOW PRESSURE STORM SYSTEM LOCATED OVER THE FOUR CORNERS.
RADAR CURRENTLY SHOWS AN AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS MOVING EAST TO WEST
NEAR WINTER PARK AND HEADING TOWARDS KREMMLING. THIS MAY IMPACT
THE FIRE SITE THIS EVENING. OTHERWISE, STORM ACTIVITY SHOULD
REMAIN FAIRLY ISOLATED WITH MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES. DRIER CONDITIONS
WILL BE IN PLACE MONDAY WITH ISOLATED STORMS POSSIBLE OVER THE
FIRE SITE IN THE AFTERNOON.


.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (50-60%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1800 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100 INCREASING TO VERY GOOD BY
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL UNTIL 1000 INCREASING TO 11700 FT
                    AGL BY AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MATT ALEKSA
REQUESTED BY...FEMO
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160828.SILVE.02/GJT



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