Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEVE ADMIN PILE...NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
917 PM MST MON JAN 23 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 MST ON JANUARY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE BURN SITE THROUGH
THE DAY WITH THE BEST CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. EXPECT SNOW
ACCUMULUATION OF AN INCH OR LESS. WEST WINDS WILL BE FAIRLY GUSTY
ALLOWING SMOKE DISPERSAL TO REACH THE HIGH FAIR CATEGORY IN THE
LATE MORNING THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. WEDNESDAY WILL SEE THE
RETURN OF SOME SUNSHINE WITH NORTHWESTERLY FLOW CONTINUING. SMOKE
DISPERSAL WILL REACH GOOD IN THE LATE MORNING TO EVENING HOURS.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (80-90%). SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-30 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-75%.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR BECOMING FAIR BY 11AM AND BACK TO POOR
                    AFTER 5PM.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 MPH.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-17 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88%.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH
                    DECREASING TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (50-60%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....21-26 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68%.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING GOOD BY 11AM.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...TOM RENWICK
REQUESTED BY...KEITH KRAUSE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700687.0/GJT


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