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SPOT FORECAST FOR COLORADO CANAL AG BURN...COLORADO SPRINGS UTILITIES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
437 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

THE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN GUSTY THROUGH ABOUT 2100.
THERE IS A GOOD CHANCE FOR RAIN...ESPECIALLY AFTER 2000 THROUGH
ABOUT MIDNIGHT...THEN LIKELY CHANGING TO SNOW.  CHANCES FOR
SNOW WILL DECREASE BY ABOUT 0600 ON THURSDAY.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    2400.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35F.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 13-17 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 30 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN NORTHEAST
                    10-15 MPH UNTIL AROUND MIDNIGHT...THEN VARIABLE
                    3-6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN SOUTHEAST
                    UNTIL 0500...THEN SOUTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
20 FOOT WIND........SOUTH 5-10 MPH UNTIL 1100 THEN 10-15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR BY 1100 THEN GOOD
                    BY 1500.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...EVENSON
REQUESTED BY...CHIEF MYERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140416.COLOR.02/PUB




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