Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WSCL...MESA CO EM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1229 PM MDT FRI MAY 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1210 MDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...RESIDUAL MOISTURE FROM A DEPARTING STORM SYSTEM OVER
THE EASTERN COLORADO PLAINS WILL FUEL SCATTERED AFTERNOON SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE AREA THROUGH EARLY EVENING. THIS ACTIVITY
WILL BE CAPABLE OF GENERATING RAINFALL AMOUNTS RANGING FROM 0.10 TO
0.25 OF AN INCH. SHOWERS DIMINISH LATER IN THE EVENING WITH QUIET
CONDITIONS PERSISTING THROUGH MIDDAY SATURDAY. LOOK FOR ANOTHER
ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (50-60%). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-37 F.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58 F.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...ANDY MARTSOLF
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160527.WSCL_.01/GJT



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