Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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FNUS75 KGJT 051413
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR JOHNSON CREEK III...DNR FFSL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
813 AM MDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE 4 CORNERS THIS MORNING IS KEEPING
THE REGION IN MOIST FLOW. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE
LATE THIS MORNING AS SOME AVAILABLE HEATING OCCURS DURING A BREAK IN THE CLOUD
COVER. CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BE WET OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS...THOUGH
PRECIPITATION WILL BECOME SHOWERY BY WEDNESDAY MORNING. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL PICK UP AGAIN ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. WITH ANY OF THE DEVELOPING THUNDERSTORMS...
GUSTY WINDS TO 35 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

.TODAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-59%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
CLEARING INDEX......850 INCREASING TO 1050 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD DECREASING TO POOR AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CLEARING INDEX......1050 DECREASING TO 450 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................4.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 17 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO EXCELLENT.
CLEARING INDEX......950 INCREASING TO 1050 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 19 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...JULIE MALINGOWSKI
REQUESTED BY...BEN HUNTSMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.JOHNS.01/GJT


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