Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Spot Forecast for Horse Park...BLM
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
357 PM MDT Sun May 27 2018

Forecast is based on request time of 1600 MDT on May 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Low pressure will remain over the Great Basin tonight and Monday,
with dry southwest flow ahead of the low and over the fire site. Gusty south to
southwest winds will continue until about 10 pm. Monday will be another dry and
breezy day. More cumulus will form over the higher terrain. Showers and weak
thunderstorms will form over the San Juan Mountains south and east of the fire
site.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....67-72 F.
Min humidity........7-12%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 15 MPH with gusts up to 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......13000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 21 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....42-47 F.
Max humidity........31-36%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 15 MPH with gusts up to 25 mph until about 10 pm
                    then becoming downslope/downvalley 3-6 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent, decreasing to poor (6000 knot-ft)
                    after midnight.
Haines Index........6 high.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......13100 ft AGL, decreasing to 1600 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....Southwest 22 MPH, becoming east 5 MPH after
                    midnight.

.MEMORIAL DAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%), then becoming partly
                    cloudy (40-50%).
Max temperature.....64-69 F.
Min humidity........15-20%.
Wind (20 ft)........Downslope/downvalley 3-6 mph until 9 AM then becoming Southwest
                    8-12 MPH with gusts up to 20 mph
Smoke dispersal.....Very good, increasing to excellent in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......13800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 MPH.

$$
Forecaster...Chris Cuoco
Requested by...Montrose Dispatcher
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1810712.0/GJT
.EMAIL montrosedispatch@gmail.com



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