Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SEEDHOUSE RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
425 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1410 MDT ON OCTOBER 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MOISTURE CONTINUES TO STREAM UP FROM THE SOUTH TONIGHT
AND ESPECIALLY ON TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT. A WEAK JET STREAK
PASSES ACROSS NW COLORADO TUESDAY AFTERNOON FOR THE BEST CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. THE LATEST MODELS INDICATE THE BURN SITE WILL GET STORM
TOTAL 0.10 TO 0.20 INCHES OF RAIN BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SNOW
LINE WILL BE AROUND 10,000 FT MSL.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    POSSIBLE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE-NORTHEAST 1-6 MPH...EXCEPT ERRATIC
                    BREEZES NEAR SHOWERS OR BUILDUPS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 2000 FT AGL OR LESS.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). SCATTERED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST
                    5-10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD BY NOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 24 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...LANCE BROYLES
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141020.SEEDH.01/GJT



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