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AP-UT-GJT-UT SuppressionForecast

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FNUS75 KGJT 030506

FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR WILLOW BASIN RX...USFS

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO

1006 PM MST SUN MAR 2 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1815 MST ON MARCH 02.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER

SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

WEST NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL PREVAIL OVER THE BURN SITE THROUGH

TUESDAY. A PACIFIC DISTURBANCE WILL BE EXITING THE AREA THIS MORNING

WITH CLOUDS DEPARTING BY MIDDAY. MIXING CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE

ONCE CLOUDS DEPART WITH CLEARING INDEX EXCEEDING 1000 BY EARLY

AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 UNTIL 1100...THEN

BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47 F.

MIN HUMIDITY........43-48%.

20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST

BY 1200. WINDS INCREASING TO 4-8 MPH WITH

OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 18 MPH AFTER 1400.

CLEARING INDEX......INCREASING TO 500 BY 1200 THEN CLIMBING TO OVER

1000 BY 1400.

$$

FORECASTER...JEFF COLTON

REQUESTED BY...BEN GARTHWAIT

TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED

.TAG 20140302.WILLO.01/GJT

Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Mon Mar 3 2014 12:06AM EST

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