Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COLORADO CANAL AG BURN...COLORADO SPRINGS UTILITIES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
730 AM MDT WED APR 16 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A COOL FRONT CROSSED THE REGION THIS MORNING. UPSLOPE FLOW WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY WITH CLOUDS GRADUALLY INCREASING. SHOWERS
WILL BE POSSIBLE BY LATER AFTERNOON AND WILL LAST INTO THE EVENING.

DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN TO THE BURN AREA LATE TONIGHT WITH DRY
WEATHER EXPECTED TOMORROW. TEMPERATURES WILL GENERALLY BE
SEASONABLE.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(66 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AFTER 1700.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1100.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    AFTER 2400.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-34F.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN
                    VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 3 MPH UNTIL 2300...THEN SOUTHEAST
                    UNTIL 0200...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0100. POOR AFTER 0500.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1300.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...HODANISH
REQUESTED BY...CHIEF MYERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140416.COLOR.01/PUB



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