Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BUFFALO PASS...UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
436 AM MDT THU OCT 30 2014

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

.DISCUSSION...

DRY WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY AND TOMORROW AS AN UPPER LEVEL
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SLIDES EAST ACROSS THE STATE. GOOD SMOKE
DISPERSION IS EXPECTED BOTH AFTERNOONS...FROM APPROXIMATELY 1200
THROUGH 1700.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........WEST-SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 3-6 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 5-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-30F.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 4-6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 4 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN SOUTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........WEST-SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH THROUGH 0900...THEN
                    INCREASING TO 11-13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

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FORECASTER...MOORE
REQUESTED BY...DAVE CARR
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141030.BUFFA.01/PUB



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