Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Spot Forecast for Redvale Wildfire...San Miguel SO
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
947 AM MDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1000 MDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
MDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...Southwest winds will increase late this morning into
the afternoon with dry and warm conditions leading to fire weather
concerns. Winds will gust as high as 30 mph with some locally
higher gusts along the ridgetops. This is ahead of a disturbance
that will track through the area late this evening into Monday
morning. Clouds will increase late in the day as this disturbance
tracks through the region with little to no precipitation expected
as shower activity stays well north of the fire.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%), then becoming partly cloudy
                    (50-60%).
Max temperature.....68-73 F.
Min humidity........8-13%.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 5 MPH, becoming upslope and increasing
                    to southwest 17 MPH with gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%), then becoming mostly
                    clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....41-46 F.
Max humidity........43-48%.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 15 MPH with gusts up to 25 mph until
                    2200, then becoming downvalley/downslope 5 to 10
                    mph.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...Matt Aleksa
Requested by...Nina
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1707582.0/GJT


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