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AP-UT-GJT-UT SuppressionForecast

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FNUS75 KGJT 111455

FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR STEWART LAKE...STATE OF UTAH

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO

855 AM MDT FRI APR 11 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT ON APRIL 11.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER

SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT AND INTO

SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL BE SIMILAR TO SLIGHTLY ABOVE

YESTERDAYS VALUES...AND WINDS WILL DROP DOWN A NOTCH. AFTER A MOSTLY

SUNNY DAY TODAY...CLOUDS WILL INCREASE IN BOTH COVERAGE AND

THICKNESS TONIGHT AND THROUGH SATURDAY AS THE NEXT STORM SYSTEM

APPROACHES. WITH INCREASING AVAILABLE MOISTURE SATURDAY...WINDS

COULD GET GUSTY NEAR VIRGA AND ISOLATED SHOWERS AND/OR THUNDERSTORMS

DURING AFTERNOON.

.TODAY (UNTIL SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THIS MORNING...THEN A FEW HIGH CLOUDS

(10-20 THIS AFTERNOON.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77 F.

MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.

20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE 2-4 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST BY 1000...

THEN INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO

20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

CLEARING INDEX......500 AT 1100...THEN INCREASING TO 1000+ IN

THE AFTERNOON.

HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN INCREASING TO

12000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.

TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN THE

AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50.

MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43 F.

MAX HUMIDITY........40-45%.

20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5 MPH.

HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 THEN BECOMING MOSTLY

CLOUDY (60-70. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OR

VIRGA POSSIBLE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.

MIN HUMIDITY........13-18%.

20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 2-5 MPH...INCREASING TO

10-15 MPH BY 1100 WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH

IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS

EXPECTED NEAR VIRGA OR THUNDERSTORMS.

HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

$$

FORECASTER...ELLEN HEFFERNAN

REQUESTED BY...STEVEN RUTTER

TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED

.TAG 20140411.STEWA.01/GJT

Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Fri Apr 11 2014 10:55AM EDT

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