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Spot Forecast for West BME Piles...NPS
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
650 AM MST Tue Jan 16 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 MST on January 16.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Today will be warmer, but there will also be warming
aloft. This will maintain a strong inversion and keep surface
winds light. As a result, smoke dispersal will be poor. On
Wednesday the warming will continue and the inversion will be a
bit weaker. Dispersal is still expected to be poor, but could
become marginally fair for a few hours in the afternoon.

Better mixing is expected for Thursday and Friday with continued
warming and moderate winds aloft. Snow is likely on Saturday.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 32.
Min humidity........20%.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 3-6 mph until 1100, then variable 3-6 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Haines Index........4 low.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 18.
Max humidity........40%.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 4-8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Haines Index........4 low.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 40.
Min humidity........26%.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 6-12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    morning.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.
Haines Index........2 very low.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid 40s. West
winds 8-16 mph.
.FRIDAY...
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
West winds 8-16 mph.
.SATURDAY...
Colder. Snow likely. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper
30s. South winds 5-10 mph.


Fire Weather Table for West BME Piles.

+++  Data in the following table has been sampled directly from the
     forecast database.  Values in the table may vary slightly from
     information in the narrative forecast.  Feedback welcome.  +++

FORECAST SC PP WR AT RH  20-FT  G H L  15KFT  MIXG  TRANS VENTL  AJTV
VALID AT  %  %  %  F  %   WIND  S I A   WIND   HGT   WIND  RATE RATNG
                           MPH  T   L    MPH   AGL    MPH KT-FT

01/16-07  5  0  0  9 28 WNW  5  5 4 1         1620  NW  8 10684 P
01/16-08  5  0  0 11 29   W  6  6 4 1         1712  NW  8 11497 P
01/16-09  4  0  0 12 29   W  6  6 4 1         2065  NW  8 13429 P
01/16-10  4  0  0 19 25   W  5  5 4 1         2419  NW  7 15209 P
01/16-11  4  0  0 25 22   W  3  3 4 1         2772  NW  7 16838 P
01/16-12  4  0  0 30 20   W  2  2 3 1         3248  NW  8 21545 P
01/16-13  4  0  0 32 21   W  2  2 3 1         3724  NW  8 26784 P
01/16-14  2  0  0 32 21   W  2  2 3 1         4200  NW  9 32555 P
01/16-15  2  0  0 30 21   W  2  2 3 1         3256 WNW  8 22479 P
01/16-16  3  0  0 27 23   W  3  3 3 1         2311   W  7 14001 P
01/16-17  6  0  0 25 25   W  5  5 3 1         1366   W  6  7121 P
01/16-18  4  0  0 23 27   W  6  6 3 1         1304   W  7  7842 P
01/16-19  4  0  0 22 27   W  7  7 4 1         1241   W  8  8464 P
01/16-20  3  0  0 21 28   W  7  7 4 1         1179   W  9  8986 P
01/16-21  3  0  0 20 29   W  7  7 4 1         1180   W  9  9726 P
01/16-22  4  0  0 19 31   W  7  7 4 1         1181   W 10 10467 P
01/16-23  6  0  0 18 30   W  7  7 4 1         1182   W 10 11209 P
01/17-00  6  0  0 18 30   W  7  7 3 1         1198   W 12 12120 P
01/17-01  6  0  0 18 32   W  8 13 3 1         1213   W 13 13051 P
01/17-02  8  0  0 18 33   W  8 13 3 1         1229   W 13 14001 P
01/17-03  8  0  0 19 32   W  8 13 2 1         1229   W 14 14412 P
01/17-04  7  0  0 19 32   W  8 13 2 1         1230   W 14 14823 P
01/17-05  7  1  0 18 32   W 10 16 2 1         1230   W 14 15234 P
01/17-06  8  1  0 18 36   W 12 18 2 1         1218   W 14 14527 P
01/17-07  9  1  0 18 40   W 12 18 2 1         1207   W 13 13831 P
01/17-08  9  1  0 21 39   W 12 18 2 1         1195   W 13 12901 P
01/17-09  9  1  0 26 35   W 10 16 2 1         1776   W 12 17588 P
01/17-10  9  1  0 32 30   W  8 14 2 1         2358 WNW 10 21235 P
01/17-11  9  1  0 38 26   W  7  7 2 1         2939 WNW  9 23841 P
01/17-12 10  1  0 40 26   W  6  6 2 1         3257 WNW 10 28633 P
01/17-13 12  1  0 40 29   W  6  6 2 1         3575 WNW 10 33857 P
01/17-14 13  1  0 40 30   W  6  6 2 1         3893 WNW 12 39513 P
01/17-15 15  1  0 38 31   W  6  6 2 1         3196 WNW 12 33375 P
01/17-16 19  1  0 35 33   W  7  7 2 1         2499 WNW 13 26828 P
01/17-17 21  1  0 32 36   W  8 13 2 1         1802   W 13 19872 P
01/17-18 19  1  0 30 40   W  9 15 2 1         1639   W 13 18351 P
01/17-19 15  1  0 29 43   W 10 17 2 1         1477   W 13 16777 P
01/17-20 13  1  0 28 46   W 12 18 2 1         1314   W 14 15149 P
01/17-21 15  1  0 27 46   W 12 18 2 1         1276   W 13 14351 P
01/17-22 18  1  0 26 46   W 10 17 2 1         1237   W 13 13575 P
01/17-23 20  2  0 26 44   W 10 16 2 1         1198   W 13 12820 P
01/18-00 20  2  0 25 46   W 12 18 2 1         1201   W 14 14227 P
01/18-01 19  2  0 24 49   W 13 21 2 1         1205   W 15 15642 P
01/18-02 18  2  0 24 50   W 14 22 2 1         1209   W 16 17064 P
01/18-03 22  2  0 25 46   W 14 23 2 1         1206   W 16 17313 P
01/18-04 29  2  0 26 42   W 14 23 2 1         1203   W 17 17561 P
01/18-05 33  1  0 26 40   W 14 22 2 1         1200   W 17 17807 P
01/18-06 31  1  0 25 42   W 14 22 2 1         1188   W 17 17303 P
01/18-07 26  1  0 24 45   W 13 21 2 1         1176   W 16 16805 P
01/18-08 24  1  0 26 44   W 13 21 2 1         1164   W 16 16314 P
01/18-09 29  1  0 31 38   W 13 20 2 1         1476   W 18 23165 P
01/18-10 38  1  0 37 33   W 12 20 2 1         1787   W 20 31066 P
01/18-11 42  1  0 44 27   W 12 18 2 1         2098   W 22 40018  F
01/18-12 38  1  0 47 26   W 12 17 2 1         2233   W 22 42981  F
01/18-13 29  1  0 47 28   W 10 17 2 1         2368   W 22 45990  F
01/18-14 25  1  0 47 29   W 10 16 2 1         2504   W 23 49045  F
01/18-15 31  1  0 45 30   W 10 17 2 1         2207   W 22 41440  F
01/18-16 43  1  0 42 31   W 12 18 2 1         1910   W 21 34317 P
01/18-17 49  0  0 39 33   W 12 18 2 1         1613   W 20 27676 P
01/18-18 44  0  0 38 33   W 10 17 2 1         1507   W 18 23712 P
01/18-19 33  0  0 36 35 WSW  9 15 2 1         1400   W 16 20050 P
01/18-20 27  0  0 35 36 WSW  8 13 2 1         1293   W 15 16690 P
01/18-21 29  0  0 34 37 WSW  7  7 2 1         1256   W 15 16535 P
01/18-22 34  0  0 32 40 WSW  7  7 2 1         1219 WSW 15 16360 P
01/18-23 36  0  0 31 41 WSW  7  7 2 1         1182 WSW 16 16167 P
01/19-00 34  0  0 31 40 WSW  7  7 2 1         1231 WSW 17 18392 P
01/19-01 29  0  0 31 39 WSW  8 14 2 1         1281 WSW 18 20741 P
01/19-02 27  0  0 31 39 WSW  9 15 2 1         1330 WSW 20 23215 P
01/19-03 29  0  0 31 40 WSW  9 15 2 1         1276 WSW 20 21521 P
01/19-04 33  0  0 31 41 WSW 10 16 2 1         1223 WSW 18 19892 P
01/19-05 35  1  0 31 43 WSW 10 16 2 1         1169 WSW 18 18325 P

KEY:

FORECAST    - MONTH/DAY-HOUR OF FORECAST
VALID AT    - /24-HOUR CLOCK LOCAL TIME/
SC          - SKY COVER /PERCENT/
PP          - PROBABILITY OF PRECIPITATION 0.01 INCH /PERCENT/
WR          - PROBABILITY OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 INCH /PERCENT/
AT          - TEMPERATURE /DEGREES F/
RH          - RELATIVE HUMIDITY /PERCENT/
20-FT WIND  - 20-FOOT WIND /MPH/
GST         - 20-FOOT WIND GUST /MPH/
HI          - HAINES INDEX
LAL         - LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
15KFT WIND  - 15000 FEET ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL FREE-AIR WINDS /MPH/
MIXG HGT    - MIXING HEIGHT /FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL/
TRANS WIND  - TRANSPORT WINDS /MPH/
VENTL RATE  - VENTILATION RATE /KNOT-FEET/
AJTV RATNG  - SMOKE DISPERSION ADJECTIVE RATING
                P - POOR  F - FAIR  G - GOOD
                V - VERY GOOD  E - EXCELLENT

$$
FORECASTER...GIMMESTAD
REQUESTED BY...Justin Humrichouse
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1800403.0/BOU


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