Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NORWOOD BRUSH FIRE...SHERIFF OFFICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
733 PM MDT SUN MAY 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1921 MDT ON MAY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOST THUNDERSTORMS HAVE DIED DOWN FOR THE EVENING WITH SOME
SHOWERS CONTINUING TO THE EAST OF THE BURN SITE. CONFIDENCE IS LOW
THAT ANY MORE SHOWERS WILL MOVE OVER THE BURN SITE BUT A CHANCE
STILL EXISTS SO INCLUDED IN FORECAST. WINDS HAVE ALSO DIED DOWN
AND WILL REMAIN LIGHT OVERNIGHT... FROM 5 TO 8 MPH IF NOT LOWER.
MORE SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE EXPECTED TOMORROW STARTING FROM ABOUT
NOON ONWARDS. WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BE FROM THE SOUTHWEST AT 8 TO
10 MPH WITH SOME GUSTS REACHING 20 MPH AT TIMES. ANY SHOWERS OR
STORMS THAT FORM NEAR THE BURN SITE MIGHT CAUSE GUSTS TO REACH 35
MPH. MOST STORMS AND SHOWERS WILL END BETWEEN 7 AND 8PM.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (50-60%). ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-46 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-64%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80%). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    12PM.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 MPH.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 15 TO
                    20 MPH.  GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...TOM RENWICK
REQUESTED BY...DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150503.NORWO.02/GJT



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