Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RMA SOUTH CANYON STAFF RIDE...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1204 PM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1107 MDT ON MAY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE DISTURBANCE THAT IS OVER SOUTHERN
CALIFORNIA TODAY...WILL APPROACH THE FOUR CORNERS TONIGHT THEN
MOVE OVER SOUTHWEST COLORADO/NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO ON THURSDAY. AS
A RESULT LOOK FOR AN INCREASING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AFTERNOON
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THURSDAY. THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE
LIGHTNING...SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%) IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70 F IN THE VALLEY BOTTOM...60-65 AT 7200 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 3-6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 4-8
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................1 IN THE MORNING...THEN 4.

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FORECASTER...ELLEN HEFFERNAN
REQUESTED BY...PAUL HOHN
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160525.RMASO.01/GJT



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