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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Wrn Colorado and Ern Utah
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...An upper level disturbance will drive a cold front
across the region tonight bringing scattered to numerous mountain
showers over the northern and central Colorado mountains.
Temperatures will be cooler in the wake of the front on Tuesday
with instability showers continuing along the Continental Divide.
A ridge of high pressure will bring quiet conditions to the region
from Wednesday through Friday morning. Models divided on whether
showers/thunderstorms redevelop Friday afternoon, though on
Saturday all models supported unsettled solution, then less
certain again on Sunday.

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

COZ200-241300-
Little Snake Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers until 2400. Near 8000 feet,
                    scattered showers until 2400.
Min temperature.....26-36 F near 6000 feet
                    20-30 F near 8000 feet.
Max humidity........59-74% near 6000 feet
                    71-86% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......North winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2300, then 3000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%) until 1200, then mostly
                    sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....48-58 F near 6000 feet
                    40-50 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........19-29% near 6000 feet
                    28-38% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 30
                    mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph becoming northwest 15 to 20
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900, then very good.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....20-30 F.
Max humidity........62-77%.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening
                    becoming downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by
                    sunset. Localized gusts up to 25 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2200, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then 5 to 10
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F near 6000 feet
                    51-61 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........10-15% near 6000 feet
                    15-25% 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northeast 10 to 15 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 59-69. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 30-40. Highs 64-74. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 67-77. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to  25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
36-46. Highs 62-72.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
34-44. Highs 59-69.

$$

COZ201-241300-
Routt Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Scattered showers and
                    isolated thunderstorms until 2400. Isolated
                    showers after 2400.
Min temperature.....24-34 F.
Max humidity........75-90%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
CWR.................30 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then north 5
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....39-49 F.
Min humidity........36-46%.
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........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1500.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....17-27 F.
Max humidity........61-76%.
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....North 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then east.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....49-59 F.
Min humidity........20-30%.
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....North 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1200, then 8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 27-37. Highs 47-57. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers. Lows 25-35. Highs
51-61. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 54-64. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
31-41. Highs 51-61.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
29-39. Highs 48-58.

$$

COZ202-241300-
White River Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Near 6000 feet, partly cloudy (50-60%). Near
                    8000 feet, mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400,
                    then partly cloudy (40-50%), scattered showers
                    until 2400. Isolated showers after 2400.
Min temperature.....28-38 F.
Max humidity........62-77% near 6000 feet
                    74-89% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......North winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then
                    northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%) until 1200, then mostly
                    sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....49-59 F near 6000 feet
                    41-51 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........18-28% near 6000 feet
                    28-38% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 30
                    mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph becoming northwest 15 to 20
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900, then good.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....21-31 F.
Max humidity........64-79% near 6000 feet
                    58-73% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening
                    becoming downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by
                    sunset. Localized gusts up to 25 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2200, then 1500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 15 to 20 mph until 2400, then 5 to 10
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....55-65 F near 6000 feet
                    49-59 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........10-15% near 6000 feet
                    14-24% 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northeast 10 to 15 mph shifting to the south 5
                    to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 33-43. Highs 59-69. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 64-74. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms
near 8000 feet. Lows 38-48. Highs 67-77. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph with gusts to  25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 38-48. Highs
63-73.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 36-46. Highs 59-69.

$$

COZ203-241300-
Lower Colorado River-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Scattered showers until
                    2400. Isolated showers after 2400.
Min temperature.....38-48 F near 6000 feet
                    33-43 F near 8000 feet.
Max humidity........57-72%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......12000 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2300.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then north.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%) until 1200, then mostly
                    sunny (20-30%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F near 6000 feet
                    47-57 F near 8000 feet.
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....West 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 25 to 35 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10%).
Min temperature.....29-39 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 15 to 20 mph.
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.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....60-70 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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....Northeast 10 to 15 mph shifting to the south 5
                    to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 62-72. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
35-45. Highs 65-75. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 41-51. Highs 67-77. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 40-50. Highs
64-74.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 38-48. Highs 60-70.

$$

COZ205-241300-
Colorado River Headwaters-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Isolated thunderstorms
                    until 2400. Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....29-39 F.
Max humidity........73-88%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................40 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then southwest 5
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100, then poor.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....47-57 F.
Min humidity........32-42%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........3 very low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1500.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....21-31 F.
Max humidity........62-77%.
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....Northwest 15 to 20 mph.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2200, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then east.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
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........6 high.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 28-38. Highs 50-60. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers. Lows 27-37. Highs
54-64. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 55-65. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
31-41. Highs 53-63.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
29-39. Highs 50-60.

$$

COZ290-241300-
Paradox Valley Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%). Near 8000 feet,
                    isolated showers after 2400.
Min temperature.....35-45 F.
Max humidity........49-59%.
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....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......12000 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then
                    northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....60-70 F near 6000 feet
                    49-59 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........11-21% near 6000 feet
                    19-29% 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 20 to 30 mph.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1000, then 11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then northwest 10 to 15
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....26-36 F.
Max humidity........39-49%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph becoming northwest 15 to 20
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....59-69 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........7-12%.
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....Northeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Good after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows 37-47. Highs 66-76. Winds less than
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 37-47. Highs 68-78. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 42-52. Highs 68-78. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers near 8000 feet. Lows
40-50. Highs 66-76.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms near
8000 feet. Lows 38-48. Highs 61-71.

$$

COZ291-241300-
Northern San Juan Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70%) until 2400, then partly
                    cloudy (50-60%).
Min temperature.....30-40 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....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2300, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then east 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....49-59 F.
Min humidity........27-37%.
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....West 20 to 30 mph.
Mixing Height.......10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then west 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....22-32 F.
Max humidity........49-59%.
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....West 25 to 35 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then east.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....51-61 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.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northeast 10 to 15 mph becoming south 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 31-41. Highs 54-64. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 30-40. Highs 56-66. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 34-44. Highs 55-65. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33-43. Highs 54-64.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
32-42. Highs 50-60.

$$

COZ292-241300-
North Fork Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Near 6000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Near 8000 feet, isolated
                    showers until 2400. Scattered showers after
                    2400.
Min temperature.....37-47 F.
Max humidity........57-67%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......11000 ft AGL until 2100. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2300.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then east.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). Near 8000 feet,
                    isolated showers. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    1200.
Max temperature.....58-68 F near 6000 feet
                    47-57 F near 8000 feet.
Min humidity........15-25% near 6000 feet
                    27-37% near 8000 feet.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......10500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then northwest 10 to 15
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20%).
Min temperature.....27-37 F near 6000 feet
                    21-31 F near 8000 feet.
Max humidity........48-58%.
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 20 to 30 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....58-68 F near 6000 feet
                    52-62 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.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northeast 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast 5 to
                    10 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....East 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200. Fair after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 35-45. Highs 63-73. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
35-45. Highs 66-76. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 40-50. Highs 67-77. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 65-75.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37-47. Highs 61-71.

$$

COZ293-241300-
Gunnison Basin Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80%). Scattered showers.
Min temperature.....31-41 F.
Max humidity........64-79%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
CWR.................40 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60%). Isolated showers.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....45-55 F.
Min humidity........32-42%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................10 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 9000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph until 1200, then 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms until 2400.
Min temperature.....22-32 F.
Max humidity........62-77%.
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph.
                    Localized gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................2 until 2400, then 1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL until 2100, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then
                    northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....51-61 F.
Min humidity........16-26%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 high.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 1100, then 10500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 51-61. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
26-36. Highs 54-64. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 31-41. Highs 54-64. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
30-40. Highs 53-63.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28-38. Highs 50-60.

$$

COZ207-241300-
Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%).
Min temperature.....36-46 F.
Max humidity........44-54%.
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....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......11500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2200.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph until 2400, then
                    northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....66-76 F.
Min humidity........11-16%.
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 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000. 12500 ft AGL after
                    1200.
Transport Winds.....North 5 mph until 1200, then northwest 10 to 15
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....33-43 F.
Max humidity........36-46%.
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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph.
Mixing Height.......10000 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after
                    2100.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (10-20%).
Max temperature.....65-75 F.
Min humidity........7-12%.
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....Northwest 15 to 20 mph becoming west 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......2500 ft AGL until 1000, then 10500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 36-46. Highs 69-79. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 37-47. Highs 69-79. South winds
10 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 42-52. Highs 69-79. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 41-51. Highs 67-77.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 40-50. Highs 63-73.

$$

COZ294-241300-
Southwest Colorado Upper West Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%).
Min temperature.....33-43 F.
Max humidity........46-56%.
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....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft AGL until 2300, then 2500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....52-62 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.
Haines Index........4 low.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL until 0900, then 11000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Very good after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%).
Min temperature.....28-38 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........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 30 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL until 2000. 2000 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10%).
Max temperature.....51-61 F.
Min humidity........10-15%.
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........6 high.
15K Ft MSL Winds....North 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 10000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1500.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 32-42. Highs 58-68. Winds less
than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
33-43. Highs 59-69. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 37-47. Highs 58-68. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 36-46. Highs
56-66.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33-43. Highs 52-62.

$$

COZ295-241300-
Southwest Colorado Upper East Forecast Area-
300 PM MDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%).
Min temperature.....31-41 F.
Max humidity........45-55%.
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........6 high.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......9500 ft AGL until 2000. 2500 ft AGL after 2100.
Transport Winds.....West 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms after 1200.
Max temperature.....55-65 F.
Min humidity........17-27%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1 until 1200, then 2.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph.
Mixing Height.......7500 ft AGL until 1200, then 11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph until 1200, then west 15
                    to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Excellent after 1200.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%).
Min temperature.....28-38 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........6 high.
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft AGL until 2300, then 2000 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph until 2400, then
                    northeast 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. Poor after 2400.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (20-30%) until 1200, then partly
                    cloudy (30-40%).
Max temperature.....55-65 F.
Min humidity........13-23%.
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley winds 4 to 8 mph. Localized
                    gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 high.
15K Ft MSL Winds....Northwest 15 to 20 mph becoming north 5 to 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft AGL until 1000, then 11500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 1200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0900. Good after 1200.

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 28-38. Highs 58-68. Winds less than 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 29-39. Highs 57-67. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 32-42. Highs 56-66. Winds less than 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
32-42. Highs 55-65.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
31-41. Highs 53-63.

$$



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