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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Colorado and Ern Utah
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Drying conditions have moved in behind the most recent storm system
and burning conditions will steadily improve through the weekend
and early next week. Winds will increase on Monday afternoon ahead
of a front that will skirt the northern portions of Utah and Colorado.
Moisture will be scattered and limited only to the mountains throughout
the next few days. Dry weather and warm temperatures will result in
better burning conditions in the lower elevations.

...GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR ANY SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS...
...THE SMOKE DATA IS CALCULATED FROM AN AVERAGE AT 6000 FEET MSL...

COZ200-221200-
Little Snake Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....31-41 F.
Max humidity........66-81%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 25 mph, becoming northwest 10 to 15
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....60-70 F near 6000 feet
                    51-61 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........17-27% near 6000 feet
                    26-36% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 5 to 10 mph.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
Max humidity........60-75%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 20 to 25
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2200, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200. Near 8000 feet, scattered showers.
Max temperature.....57-67 F near 6000 feet
                    48-58 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........21-31% near 6000 feet
                    31-41% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph, decreasing to 20 to 30 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers near 8000 feet. Lows 28-38. Highs 52-62.
Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 58-68. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. Highs 58-68. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 60-70.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 35-45. Highs 62-72.

$$

COZ201-221200-
Routt Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%).
Min temperature.....25-35 F.
Max humidity........72-87%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....49-59 F.
Min humidity........39-49%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph, becoming west 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1100, then 8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....29-39 F.
Max humidity........60-75%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 5 to 10 mph, increasing to 15 to 20
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy (60-70%). Isolated thunderstorms until
                    1200. Scattered showers. Scattered
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....48-58 F.
Min humidity........39-49%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph, increasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 1200, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then west 20
                    to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 23-33. Highs 42-52. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 21-31. Highs 46-56. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 26-36. Highs 46-56. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
25-35. Highs 48-58.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 28-38. Highs 50-60.

$$

COZ202-221200-
White River Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....32-42 F.
Max humidity........68-83%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 25 mph, becoming northwest 10 to 15
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%). Near 8000 feet, isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....56-66 F near 6000 feet
                    49-59 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........20-30% near 6000 feet
                    35-45% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph, becoming west 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Near 8000 feet,
                    isolated showers until 2400.
Min temperature.....36-46 F.
Max humidity........56-71%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 20 to 25
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1200.
                    Near 8000 feet, isolated showers until 1200,
                    then scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....56-66 F near 6000 feet
                    51-61 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........17-27% near 6000 feet
                    25-35% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Localized
                    gusts up to 30 mph.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 1100, then 13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then west 20
                    to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 6000 feet and
scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms near 8000 feet. Lows
29-39. Highs 53-63. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to
30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 57-67. West winds
10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33-43. Highs 58-68. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 60-70.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 35-45. Highs 63-73.

$$

COZ203-221200-
Lower Colorado River-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....35-45 F near 6000 feet
                    29-39 F near 8000 feet.
Max humidity........63-78%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....61-71 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........21-31%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 5 to 10 mph.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....39-49 F.
Max humidity........53-63%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 20 to 25
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL until 2000. 2500 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....63-73 F near 6000 feet
                    55-65 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........15-25%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    west 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph in
                    the afternoon.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1000. 13000 ft AGL after
                    1100.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then west 20 to
                    25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 34-44. Highs
58-68. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 60-70. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36-46. Highs 61-71. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
34-44. Highs 62-72.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 38-48. Highs 63-73.

$$

COZ205-221200-
Colorado River Headwaters-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%).
Min temperature.....25-35 F.
Max humidity........74-89%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....54-64 F.
Min humidity........32-42%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 10 to 15 mph, becoming northwest 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2400.
Min temperature.....30-40 F.
Max humidity........64-79%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph, increasing to west 20
                    to 25 mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 1200, then scattered
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....54-64 F.
Min humidity........32-42%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................2 until 1200, then 4.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph, increasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then west 20
                    to 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 26-36. Highs 47-57. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 23-33. Highs 50-60. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28-38. Highs 49-59. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
26-36. Highs 51-61.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 29-39. Highs 53-63.

$$

COZ290-221200-
Paradox Valley Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....32-42 F.
Max humidity........55-70%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then east.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........12-22%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph, becoming west 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 12000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....35-45 F near 6000 feet
                    33-43 F near 8000 feet.
Max humidity........39-49%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph, increasing to west 20
                    to 30 mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......10000 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, partly cloudy (30-40%) until
                    1200, then mostly sunny (20-30%). Near 8000
                    feet, partly cloudy (30-40%), isolated showers
                    and thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 6000 feet
                    54-64 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........9-14% near 6000 feet
                    13-23% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then west 20 to
                    25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 63-73. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 63-73. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 64-74. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 36-46. Highs 64-74.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 39-49. Highs 66-76.

$$

COZ291-221200-
Northern San Juan Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....26-36 F.
Max humidity........62-77%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2000, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then
                    southeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%). Isolated showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....51-61 F.
Min humidity........24-34%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 10 to 15 mph, becoming west 5 to 10 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2400.
Min temperature.....30-40 F.
Max humidity........51-61%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph, increasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....53-63 F.
Min humidity........18-28%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 0800, then 12000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 30-40. Highs 51-61. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 52-62. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 31-41. Highs 52-62. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 29-39. Highs 53-63.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 31-41. Highs 54-64.

$$

COZ292-221200-
North Fork Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%) until 2400, then clear
                    (0-10%).
Min temperature.....31-41 F.
Max humidity........64-79%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2000, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%). Near 8000 feet, isolated
                    showers. Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....58-68 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........17-27% near 6000 feet
                    24-34% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph, becoming west 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then north.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Near 8000 feet,
                    isolated showers until 2400.
Min temperature.....37-47 F.
Max humidity........52-62%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2000, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....62-72 F near 6000 feet
                    53-63 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........12-17% near 6000 feet
                    18-28% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1000. 14500 ft AGL after
                    1100.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then west 20 to
                    25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35-45. Highs 61-71. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 62-72. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36-46. Highs 62-72. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 35-45. Highs 63-73.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
6000 feet and scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 37-47. Highs 65-75.

$$

COZ293-221200-
Gunnison Basin Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....24-34 F.
Max humidity........75-90%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL until 2000, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....51-61 F.
Min humidity........29-39%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 10 to 15 mph, becoming northwest 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2400.
Min temperature.....29-39 F.
Max humidity........66-81%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....52-62 F.
Min humidity........24-34%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1000, then 11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then west 20 to
                    30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 26-36. Highs 48-58. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 23-33. Highs 51-61. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 27-37. Highs 50-60. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
25-35. Highs 52-62.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 27-37. Highs 53-63.

$$

COZ207-221200-
Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....33-43 F.
Max humidity........53-63%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 10 to 15 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....61-71 F.
Min humidity........11-21%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1000, then 11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....37-47 F.
Max humidity........38-48%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 high.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 10 to 15 mph, increasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 mph until 2400, then southeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....65-75 F.
Min humidity........8-13%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000. 14500 ft AGL after
                    1100.
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then west 20 to
                    25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 66-76. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 66-76. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 66-76. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
36-46. Highs 65-75.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 38-48. Highs 67-77.

$$

COZ294-221200-
Southwest Colorado Upper West Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....28-38 F.
Max humidity........56-66%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%) until 1200, then partly cloudy
                    (30-40%).
Max temperature.....53-63 F.
Min humidity........16-26%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 10 to 15 mph, decreasing to 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......11000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Fair after 1200.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....33-43 F.
Max humidity........41-51%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 10 to 15 mph, increasing to west 20
                    to 25 mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph until 2400, then south.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....56-66 F.
Min humidity........12-22%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 4 to 8 mph, becoming
                    west 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 1100, then 13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 55-65. Winds less than
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 29-39. Highs 56-66. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33-43. Highs 55-65. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 31-41. Highs 55-65.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 34-44. Highs 57-67.

$$

COZ295-221200-
Southwest Colorado Upper East Forecast Area-
148 PM MDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%) until 2400, then clear
                    (0-10%).
Min temperature.....26-36 F.
Max humidity........60-75%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 20 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 20 to 25 mph, decreasing to 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%) until 1200, then partly cloudy
                    (30-40%). Isolated showers and thunderstorms
                    after 1200.
Max temperature.....54-64 F.
Min humidity........17-27%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph, decreasing to 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2400.
Min temperature.....30-40 F.
Max humidity........54-64%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Southwest 15 to 20 mph, increasing to west 20
                    to 25 mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 mph until 2400, then east.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....57-67 F.
Min humidity........13-23%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 13000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 5 mph until 1200, then west 20 to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
30-40. Highs 57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 27-37. Highs
56-66. Winds less than 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 30-40. Highs
56-66. Winds less than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 28-38. Highs 54-64.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 30-40. Highs 56-66.

$$


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