Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 131102
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR KV FIRE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
502 AM MDT SUN JUL 13 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1352 MDT ON JULY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MONSOON RELATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP
AGAIN TODAY...BUT DECREASE SLIGHTLY MONDAY. THE LOWER ATMOSPHERE
WILL REMAIN MOIST AND UNSTABLE. WINDS SHOULD BE TERRAIN DOMINATED
BUT GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
AND RAIN SHOWERS. MONDAY WILL BE A BIT DRIER.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (70-80%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (41200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (40-50%). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-78%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (5200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (60-70%). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (71800 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO
REQUESTED BY...JESSE RAMERIZE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140712.KVFIR.02/GJT


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