Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MILLER CREEK RX...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
157 PM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 MDT ON MAY 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SWEEP NORTHWESTWARD
OVER AND AROUND THE FIRE SITE DURING THE REMAINDER OF THE DAY AND
INTO THE EVENING. COVERAGE AND INTENSITY OF STORMS WILL DECREASE
DURING THE NIGHT BUT PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL CONTINUE. TODAY/S
STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS TO 50 MPH AND
HIGHER ALONG WITH SMALL HAIL. UNSETTLED AND COOLER CONDITIONS WILL
CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY AS A PACIFIC LOW SETTLES OVER THE REGION.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................4.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 21 MPH.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH IN THE EVENING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................4.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60%) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (70-80%). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
                    SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH THROUGH 1000...
                    SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH DEVELOPING AROUND MIDDAY. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...LAURA MEGEL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160506.MILLE.01/GJT



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