Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COLORADO CANAL AG BURN...COLORADO SPRINGS UTILITIES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
743 AM MDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

.DISCUSSION...

DRY AND SEASONAL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE BURN SITE AREA
THROUGH TONIGHT WITH PRECIPITATION CHANCES INCREASING DURING
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AS A STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES THE BURN SITE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........7-16 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........WEST-SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH WITH LOCALIZED WIND
                    GUSTS AROUND 20 MPH AT TIMES.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1000.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(28 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-39F.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-69 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN
                    THEN WEST-NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH. LOCALIZED WIND
                    GUSTS AROUND 20 MPH AT TIMES
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 0200...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0200. POOR AFTER 0500.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(61 PERCENT) UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER 1200.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-65F.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-30 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH WITH LOCALIZED WIND
                    GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH AT TIMES .
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    POOR.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

$$
REQUESTED BY...CHIEF MYERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.COLOR.01/PUB



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