Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for fsr 339 piles...usfs
National Weather Service PUEBLO CO
1052 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 MDT on March 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (719) 948-9429, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...

Showers are starting to develop and will become widespread by
afternoon.  Initially it will start out as rain with a change
over to snow expected between 6 and 7 PM.  Several inches of heavy
wet snow is expected to fall tonight through Wednesday morning with
amounts in the 6 to 12 inch range. Winds will increase overnight with
gusts in the 30 mph range.  Snow will diminish by Wednesday
afternoon with cool and breezy conditions for the afternoon.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered showers until 1200, then
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Max temperature.....41-46F.
Min humidity........65-70 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast 10-15 mph...Gusts up to 25 mph after
                    1300.
Mixing height.......4000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1400, fair until 1600, then poor.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain until 1900. isolated thunderstorms
                    until 2200. Snow after 1900.
LAL.................3 until 2200, then 1.
Min temperature.....25-30F.
Max humidity........82-87 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........north 10-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0200, then fair.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Snow until 1200, then chance of
                    snow. chance of rain after 1600.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....35-40F.
Min humidity........58-63 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 10-15 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
Mixing height.......4000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

$$
Forecaster...TORGERSON
Requested by...Josh Morris
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705372.0/PUB



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