Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 091459
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR STAGE STOP...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
759 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MST ON DECEMBER 09.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MOIST NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT AND AN EMBEDDED UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SNOW SHOWERS THE THE AREA THIS MORNING WITH
SHOWERS DECREASING THIS AFTERNOON AND ENDING TONIGHT. ANOTHER ROUND
OF SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-30 F.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6-12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (LESS THAN 12000 KNOT-FT) UNTIL 0900, THEN
                    FAIR, INCREASING TO GOOD BY 1300. EXCEPT
                    EXCELLENT IN AND NEAR SNOW SHOWERS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL BY 1300.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 MPH.

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FORECASTER...JEFF COLTON
REQUESTED BY...THEO ENGEL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1604072.0/GJT



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