Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 280545
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SPOT FORECAST FOR LOST SOLAR...WHITE RIVER FOREST GJC DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1145 PM MDT SAT AUG 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2026 MDT ON AUGUST 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM CENTERED OVER NORTHERN
ARIZONA THIS EARLY MORNING WILL TRACK SOUTH OF THE FOUR CORNERS BY
SUNDAY EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. NORTHEAST FLOW ALOFT SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY WILL BRING A DRYING AND WARMING TREND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 1-5 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR BECOMING GOOD NEAR AFTERNOON SHOWERS.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1 UNTIL NOON THEN 2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (17400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 3-8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 10900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...KELLY BOYD
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160827.LOSTS.01/GJT


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