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By The Associated Press | Posted - Mar. 3, 2014 at 9:31 p.m.



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AP-UT-GJT-UT SuppressionForecast

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FNUS75 KGJT 040428

FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR DISAPPOINTMENT RX...BLM

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO

928 PM MST MON MAR 3 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MST ON MARCH 04.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER

SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A TROUGH WILL MOVE OVERHEAD TODAY BRINGING PLENTY OF

CLOUD COVER AND A FEW SHOWERS. BREEZY CONDITIONS WITH THE OCCASIONAL

SHOWERS WILL IMPROVE SMOKE DISPERSAL.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE

IN THE AFTERNOON.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58 F.

MIN HUMIDITY........29-34%.

20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2-5 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN

BECOMING WEST 7-12 MPH GUSTING TO 18 MPH AT

TIMES. WINDS TURNING MORE TO THE NORTHWEST

AFTER 1500. WIND GUSTS COULD BE ERRATIC NEAR

SHOWERS.

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (LESS THAN 30,000 KNOT-FT) UNTIL 0900...

THEN INCREASING TO VERY GOOD BY 1400.

MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7900 FT AGL BY 1400.

TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN

BECOMING WEST 14 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO

REQUESTED BY...BRAD PIETRUSZKA

TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED

.TAG 20140304.DISAP.01/GJT

Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Mon Mar 3 2014 11:29PM EST

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