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
432 PM MDT THU MAY 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1230 MDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SOUTHERLY FLOW WITH LIMITED MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE
OVER THE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT.  ANY SHOWERS THROUGH TONIGHT WILL
BE HIGH-BASED WITH GUSTY WINDS AND LITTLE OR NO RAINFALL.
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL BE A LITTLE STRONGER ON FRIDAY WITH AN
INCREASING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). ISOLATED HIGH-BASED
                    SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    POSSIBLE THIS EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-79%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    SHOWERS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 8 PM...THEN DECREASING TO POOR
                    BY 11 PM.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 9 PM...THEN 1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1100 FT AGL BY 11 PM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%). SHOWERS INCREASING TO
                    SCATTERED AFTER 1200. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 14
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 9 AM THEN FAIR.  THEN INCREASING
                    TO EXCELLENT BY 2 PM.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 16 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...JIM PRINGLE
REQUESTED BY...LAURA MEGEL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160505.MILLE.01/GJT



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