Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Spot Forecast for Skull...BLM
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
423 AM MDT Fri Jun 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0800 MDT on June 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Dry and cooler northwest flow moved in yesterday behind
a weak cold front. Temperatures will be cooler today. No change for
Saturday with northwest flow and dry conditions continuing.  Expect
gusty winds each afternoon with strongest gusts generally from the
northwest.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....77-82 F.
Min humidity........13-18%.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 10-15 MPH, diminishing to 5 MPH in the
                    afternoon though expect occasional gusts to 15 mph
                    until sunset.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......4100 ft AGL, increasing to 8500 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....49-54 F.
Max humidity........40-45%.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 MPH, increasing to 15 MPH after
                    midnight.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......8900 ft AGL, decreasing to 800 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....North 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....78-83 F.
Min humidity........11-16%.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 10 MPH.
Haines Index........4 low.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......4000 ft AGL, increasing to 9200 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 10 MPH.

$$
Forecaster...Chris Cuoco
Requested by...Tim Hasselman
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711475.0/GJT


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