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000
FNUS75 KGJT 281426
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR WRF BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
826 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0810 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE RIDGE AXIS ALOFT WILL BE PUSHED EAST THIS AFTERNOON TURNING WINDS
TO THE WEST/SOUTHWEST. TEMPERATURES WELL ABOVE NORMAL SHOULD ALLOW
DEEP MIXING TO TAP INTO THESE WINDS AND COULD LEAD TO A FEW GUSTS
AROUND 20 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. EXPECT UPSLOPE WINDS TO OCCUR BY LATE
MORNING WHICH SHOULD BECOME MORE WESTERLY BY MID AFTERNOON AS
UPVALLEY AND MIXING WINDS OCCUR. DOWNSLOPE THEN DOWNVALLEY WINDS
OCCUR NEAR AND AFTER SUNSET. A WEAK SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE FLOW
TONIGHT WITH NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED. WINDS ALOFT TURN BACK TO
THE NORTHWEST BEHIND THIS SYSTEM A LIGHTEN SOMEWHAT FOR SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%) THROUGH 1100 THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 75 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 MPH BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY 1000 BEFORE SHIFTING TO
                    UPSLOPE/NORTH AT 7 TO 12 MPH BY 1200. WINDS
                    COULD TURN TO WEST AT PEAK HEATING WITH A FEW
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE. RIDGE TOP WINDS
                    WEST/SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR THROUGH 1000 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL OR LESS THROUGH 1100 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11800 BY FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS DOWNSLOPE/SOUTH AT 6 TO 9 MPH NEAR
                    SUNSET. THEN SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO POOR BY LATE
                    EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO 1400 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 MPH NEAR SUNSET BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    DOWNVALLEY 6 TO 11 MPH BY MID EVENING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING
                    UPSLOPE/NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR BY 1100 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 14 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...DENNIS PHILLIPS
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.WRFBA.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 281426
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR WRF BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
826 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0810 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE RIDGE AXIS ALOFT WILL BE PUSHED EAST THIS AFTERNOON TURNING WINDS
TO THE WEST/SOUTHWEST. TEMPERATURES WELL ABOVE NORMAL SHOULD ALLOW
DEEP MIXING TO TAP INTO THESE WINDS AND COULD LEAD TO A FEW GUSTS
AROUND 20 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. EXPECT UPSLOPE WINDS TO OCCUR BY LATE
MORNING WHICH SHOULD BECOME MORE WESTERLY BY MID AFTERNOON AS
UPVALLEY AND MIXING WINDS OCCUR. DOWNSLOPE THEN DOWNVALLEY WINDS
OCCUR NEAR AND AFTER SUNSET. A WEAK SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE FLOW
TONIGHT WITH NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED. WINDS ALOFT TURN BACK TO
THE NORTHWEST BEHIND THIS SYSTEM A LIGHTEN SOMEWHAT FOR SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%) THROUGH 1100 THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 75 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 MPH BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY 1000 BEFORE SHIFTING TO
                    UPSLOPE/NORTH AT 7 TO 12 MPH BY 1200. WINDS
                    COULD TURN TO WEST AT PEAK HEATING WITH A FEW
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE. RIDGE TOP WINDS
                    WEST/SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR THROUGH 1000 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL OR LESS THROUGH 1100 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11800 BY FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS DOWNSLOPE/SOUTH AT 6 TO 9 MPH NEAR
                    SUNSET. THEN SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO POOR BY LATE
                    EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO 1400 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 MPH NEAR SUNSET BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    DOWNVALLEY 6 TO 11 MPH BY MID EVENING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING
                    UPSLOPE/NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR BY 1100 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 14 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...DENNIS PHILLIPS
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.WRFBA.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 281426
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR WRF BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
826 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0810 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE RIDGE AXIS ALOFT WILL BE PUSHED EAST THIS AFTERNOON TURNING WINDS
TO THE WEST/SOUTHWEST. TEMPERATURES WELL ABOVE NORMAL SHOULD ALLOW
DEEP MIXING TO TAP INTO THESE WINDS AND COULD LEAD TO A FEW GUSTS
AROUND 20 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. EXPECT UPSLOPE WINDS TO OCCUR BY LATE
MORNING WHICH SHOULD BECOME MORE WESTERLY BY MID AFTERNOON AS
UPVALLEY AND MIXING WINDS OCCUR. DOWNSLOPE THEN DOWNVALLEY WINDS
OCCUR NEAR AND AFTER SUNSET. A WEAK SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE FLOW
TONIGHT WITH NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED. WINDS ALOFT TURN BACK TO
THE NORTHWEST BEHIND THIS SYSTEM A LIGHTEN SOMEWHAT FOR SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%) THROUGH 1100 THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 75 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 MPH BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY 1000 BEFORE SHIFTING TO
                    UPSLOPE/NORTH AT 7 TO 12 MPH BY 1200. WINDS
                    COULD TURN TO WEST AT PEAK HEATING WITH A FEW
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE. RIDGE TOP WINDS
                    WEST/SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR THROUGH 1000 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL OR LESS THROUGH 1100 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11800 BY FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS DOWNSLOPE/SOUTH AT 6 TO 9 MPH NEAR
                    SUNSET. THEN SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO POOR BY LATE
                    EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO 1400 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 MPH NEAR SUNSET BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    DOWNVALLEY 6 TO 11 MPH BY MID EVENING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING
                    UPSLOPE/NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR BY 1100 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 14 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...DENNIS PHILLIPS
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.WRFBA.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 281426
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR WRF BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
826 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0810 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE RIDGE AXIS ALOFT WILL BE PUSHED EAST THIS AFTERNOON TURNING WINDS
TO THE WEST/SOUTHWEST. TEMPERATURES WELL ABOVE NORMAL SHOULD ALLOW
DEEP MIXING TO TAP INTO THESE WINDS AND COULD LEAD TO A FEW GUSTS
AROUND 20 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. EXPECT UPSLOPE WINDS TO OCCUR BY LATE
MORNING WHICH SHOULD BECOME MORE WESTERLY BY MID AFTERNOON AS
UPVALLEY AND MIXING WINDS OCCUR. DOWNSLOPE THEN DOWNVALLEY WINDS
OCCUR NEAR AND AFTER SUNSET. A WEAK SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE FLOW
TONIGHT WITH NO PRECIPITATION EXPECTED. WINDS ALOFT TURN BACK TO
THE NORTHWEST BEHIND THIS SYSTEM A LIGHTEN SOMEWHAT FOR SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%) THROUGH 1100 THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 75 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 MPH BECOMING
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY 1000 BEFORE SHIFTING TO
                    UPSLOPE/NORTH AT 7 TO 12 MPH BY 1200. WINDS
                    COULD TURN TO WEST AT PEAK HEATING WITH A FEW
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE. RIDGE TOP WINDS
                    WEST/SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR THROUGH 1000 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL OR LESS THROUGH 1100 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11800 BY FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS DOWNSLOPE/SOUTH AT 6 TO 9 MPH NEAR
                    SUNSET. THEN SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO POOR BY LATE
                    EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL NEAR SUNSET DECREASING TO 1400 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 20 MPH NEAR SUNSET BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    DOWNVALLEY 6 TO 11 MPH BY MID EVENING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING
                    UPSLOPE/NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR BY 1100 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 14 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...DENNIS PHILLIPS
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.WRFBA.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 281010
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
410 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION..THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN BUT OUTFLOW WINDS
ARE A THREAT THROUGH THE EVENING. THE NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A
BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY THIS AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST
                    BY NOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 5-10 MPH GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 11000 FT AGL THIS AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING...THEN CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE THROUGH
                    THE EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT THIS EVENING DECREASING TO POOR BY
                    MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 4-8 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS 15-20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 281010
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
410 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION..THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN BUT OUTFLOW WINDS
ARE A THREAT THROUGH THE EVENING. THE NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A
BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY THIS AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST
                    BY NOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 5-10 MPH GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 11000 FT AGL THIS AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING...THEN CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE THROUGH
                    THE EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT THIS EVENING DECREASING TO POOR BY
                    MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 4-8 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS 15-20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 281010
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
410 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION..THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN BUT OUTFLOW WINDS
ARE A THREAT THROUGH THE EVENING. THE NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A
BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY THIS AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-16%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST
                    BY NOON...THEN BECOMING WEST 5-10 MPH GUSTS TO
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 11000 FT AGL THIS AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THIS EVENING...THEN CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE THROUGH
                    THE EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT THIS EVENING DECREASING TO POOR BY
                    MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-14%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 4-8 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS 15-20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 281000
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKEYE RESERVOIR RX...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
400 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE EAST. THE
NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SHOWERS WILL FORM OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE SOUTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY WITH A FEW AFTERNOON CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11000 FT AGL AFTER 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2200 DECREASING TO POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL
                    BY MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 5-10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...JEFF FLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.BUCKE.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 281000
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKEYE RESERVOIR RX...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
400 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE EAST. THE
NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SHOWERS WILL FORM OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE SOUTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY WITH A FEW AFTERNOON CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11000 FT AGL AFTER 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2200 DECREASING TO POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL
                    BY MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 5-10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...JEFF FLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.BUCKE.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 281000
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKEYE RESERVOIR RX...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
400 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE EAST. THE
NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SHOWERS WILL FORM OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE SOUTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY WITH A FEW AFTERNOON CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11000 FT AGL AFTER 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2200 DECREASING TO POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL
                    BY MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 5-10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...JEFF FLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.BUCKE.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 280909
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
309 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE EAST. THE
NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SHOWERS WILL FORM OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE SOUTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY WITH A FEW AFTERNOON CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11000 FT AGL AFTER 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2200 DECREASING TO POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL
                    BY MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 5-10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 280909
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
309 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE EAST. THE
NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SHOWERS WILL FORM OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE SOUTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY WITH A FEW AFTERNOON CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11000 FT AGL AFTER 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2200 DECREASING TO POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL
                    BY MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 5-10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 280909
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
309 AM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE UPPER RIDGE WILL BREAK DOWN THIS AFTERNOON. A
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WORKS THROUGH THE NORTHERN ROCKIES LATE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. THIS WILL INCREASE THE GRADIENT WINDS TODAY. ITS
WEAK COOL FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING.
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE EAST. THE
NEW AIR MASS WILL BE JUST A BIT COOLER AND DRIER ON SUNDAY.
SUNDAY AFTERNOON SHOWERS WILL FORM OVER HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE SOUTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY WITH A FEW AFTERNOON CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 2-5 MPH SHIFTING TO SOUTHWEST 3-10 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 8-12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000 INCREASING TO EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 11000 FT AGL AFTER 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3-8 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING TO
                    NORTHEAST 2-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2200 DECREASING TO POOR.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL
                    BY MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 15 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 2-6 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST 5-10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 280029
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
629 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK DISTURBANCE MOVING THROUGH THE QUASI-PERMANENT
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN U.S. WILL BRING A BIT OF AN
INCREASE IN WIND SATURDAY AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...THE AIRMASS WILL
REMAIN TOO DRY TO GENERATE ANY SHOWER ACTIVITY ANYWHERE NEAR THE
FIRE SITE. THE RIDGE REBUILDS SATURDAY NIGHT AND PERSISTS INTO
SUNDAY FOR SIMILAR CONDITIONS BUT A LITTLE LESS WIND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-15%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH THROUGH 0900...
TRANSITIONING TO WEST 10 TO 15 MPH BY NOON.
                    OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH AFTER 1300.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (36000 KNOT-FT) THROUGH 0900 BUT
BECOMING FAIR BY 1000...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9000 FT AGL BY
1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 22 MPH
AROUND 1200.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....DECREASING TO POOR (10500 KNOT-FT) BY 2200.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY THROUGH 1000...THEN
BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 AT 1300 WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 20 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1100...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 1100 FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 280029
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
629 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK DISTURBANCE MOVING THROUGH THE QUASI-PERMANENT
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN U.S. WILL BRING A BIT OF AN
INCREASE IN WIND SATURDAY AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...THE AIRMASS WILL
REMAIN TOO DRY TO GENERATE ANY SHOWER ACTIVITY ANYWHERE NEAR THE
FIRE SITE. THE RIDGE REBUILDS SATURDAY NIGHT AND PERSISTS INTO
SUNDAY FOR SIMILAR CONDITIONS BUT A LITTLE LESS WIND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-15%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH THROUGH 0900...
TRANSITIONING TO WEST 10 TO 15 MPH BY NOON.
                    OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH AFTER 1300.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (36000 KNOT-FT) THROUGH 0900 BUT
BECOMING FAIR BY 1000...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9000 FT AGL BY
1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 22 MPH
AROUND 1200.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....DECREASING TO POOR (10500 KNOT-FT) BY 2200.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY THROUGH 1000...THEN
BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 AT 1300 WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 20 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1100...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 1100 FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 280020
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
620 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK DISTURBANCE MOVING THROUGH THE QUASI-PERMANENT
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN U.S. WILL BRING A BIT OF AN
INCREASE IN WIND SATURDAY AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...THE AIRMASS WILL
REMAIN TOO DRY TO GENERATE ANY SHOWER ACTIVITY ANYWHERE NEAR THE
FIRE SITE. THE RIDGE REBUILDS SATURDAY NIGHT AND PERSISTS INTO
SUNDAY FOR SIMILAR CONDITIONS BUT A LITTLE LESS WIND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-15%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH THROUGH 0900...
TRANSITIONING TO WEST 10 TO 15 MPH BY NOON.
                    OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH AFTER 1300.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (36000 KNOT-FT) THROUGH 0900 BUT
BECOMING FAIR BY 1000...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9000 FT AGL BY
1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 22 MPH
AROUND 1200.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....DECREASING TO POOR (10500 KNOT-FT) BY 2200.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY THROUGH 1000...THEN
BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 AT 1300 WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 20 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1100...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 1100 FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 280020
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...USFS WHITE RIVER NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
620 PM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1725 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK DISTURBANCE MOVING THROUGH THE QUASI-PERMANENT
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WESTERN U.S. WILL BRING A BIT OF AN
INCREASE IN WIND SATURDAY AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...THE AIRMASS WILL
REMAIN TOO DRY TO GENERATE ANY SHOWER ACTIVITY ANYWHERE NEAR THE
FIRE SITE. THE RIDGE REBUILDS SATURDAY NIGHT AND PERSISTS INTO
SUNDAY FOR SIMILAR CONDITIONS BUT A LITTLE LESS WIND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-15%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH THROUGH 0900...
TRANSITIONING TO WEST 10 TO 15 MPH BY NOON.
                    OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH AFTER 1300.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (36000 KNOT-FT) THROUGH 0900 BUT
BECOMING FAIR BY 1000...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9000 FT AGL BY
1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 22 MPH
AROUND 1200.

.TONIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....DECREASING TO POOR (10500 KNOT-FT) BY 2200.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 10 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30%) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (30-40%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-17%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY THROUGH 1000...THEN
BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 AT 1300 WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 20 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1100...THEN INCREASING TO
EXCELLENT BY 1400.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 1100 FT AGL BY 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...TONI TOELLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 270844
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HAY CANYON...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
244 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY
SO CONDITIONS WILL BE DRY...WITH A LOT OF SUN AND A CONTINUED
WARMING TREND. WINDS ALOFT WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AND GRADUALLY
SHIFT TO THE WEST ON SATURDAY. THE MORNING INVERSION SHOULD BREAK
ABOUT 0900-0930 BOTH DAYS. SURFACE WINDS SHOULD BE GENERALLY TERRAIN
DOMINATED, BUT ABOVE MIDSLOPE TO RIDGETOP THE MODERATE WEST TO
NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL TAKE OVER EACH AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 0930
                    THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH. ABOVE
                    MIDSLOPE TO THE RIDGETOP...BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    4-9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0930 THEN IMPROVING TO VERY GOOD
                    BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7800 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 7 MPH UNTIL 0930 THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST...INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AT 17 MPH AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AFTER DARK DECREASING TO POOR BY 2200.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 0900
                    THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH. ABOVE
                    MIDSLOPE TO THE RIDGETOP...BECOMING WEST
                    5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR. INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 6 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN
                    BECOMING SOUTH 10 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST AND INCREASING TO 20 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO
REQUESTED BY...JAKE DESSERICH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.HAYCA.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 270844
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HAY CANYON...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
244 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY
SO CONDITIONS WILL BE DRY...WITH A LOT OF SUN AND A CONTINUED
WARMING TREND. WINDS ALOFT WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AND GRADUALLY
SHIFT TO THE WEST ON SATURDAY. THE MORNING INVERSION SHOULD BREAK
ABOUT 0900-0930 BOTH DAYS. SURFACE WINDS SHOULD BE GENERALLY TERRAIN
DOMINATED, BUT ABOVE MIDSLOPE TO RIDGETOP THE MODERATE WEST TO
NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL TAKE OVER EACH AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 0930
                    THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH. ABOVE
                    MIDSLOPE TO THE RIDGETOP...BECOMING NORTHWEST
                    4-9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0930 THEN IMPROVING TO VERY GOOD
                    BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7800 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 7 MPH UNTIL 0930 THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST...INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    AT 17 MPH AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....AFTER DARK DECREASING TO POOR BY 2200.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL ABOUT 0900
                    THEN BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-9 MPH. ABOVE
                    MIDSLOPE TO THE RIDGETOP...BECOMING WEST
                    5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR. INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 6 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN
                    BECOMING SOUTH 10 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE WEST AND INCREASING TO 20 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO
REQUESTED BY...JAKE DESSERICH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.HAYCA.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 270822
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKEYE RESERVOIR RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
222 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
WINDS ALOFT WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AND GRADUALLY SHIFT TO THE
WEST ON SATURDAY. THE MORNING INVERSION SHOULD BREAK ABOUT 0900 BOTH
DAY. SURFACE WINDS SHOULD BE GENERALLY TERRAIN DOMINATED, BUT ABOVE
MIDSLOPE TO RIDGETOP THE MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL
DOMINATE EACH AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...NORTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN IMPROVING VERY GOOD BY
                    1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7100 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-49%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER DARK...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 6 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
                    5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER 0900 BECOMING WEST 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                    20 MPH AFTER 1200.

$$
FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO
REQUESTED BY...JEFF FLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BUCKE.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 270822
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKEYE RESERVOIR RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
222 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
WINDS ALOFT WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AND GRADUALLY SHIFT TO THE
WEST ON SATURDAY. THE MORNING INVERSION SHOULD BREAK ABOUT 0900 BOTH
DAY. SURFACE WINDS SHOULD BE GENERALLY TERRAIN DOMINATED, BUT ABOVE
MIDSLOPE TO RIDGETOP THE MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL
DOMINATE EACH AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...NORTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN IMPROVING VERY GOOD BY
                    1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7100 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-49%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER DARK...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 6 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
                    5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER 0900 BECOMING WEST 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                    20 MPH AFTER 1200.

$$
FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO
REQUESTED BY...JEFF FLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BUCKE.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 270822
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKEYE RESERVOIR RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
222 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
WINDS ALOFT WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AND GRADUALLY SHIFT TO THE
WEST ON SATURDAY. THE MORNING INVERSION SHOULD BREAK ABOUT 0900 BOTH
DAY. SURFACE WINDS SHOULD BE GENERALLY TERRAIN DOMINATED, BUT ABOVE
MIDSLOPE TO RIDGETOP THE MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL
DOMINATE EACH AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...NORTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN IMPROVING VERY GOOD BY
                    1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7100 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-49%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER DARK...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 6 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
                    5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER 0900 BECOMING WEST 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                    20 MPH AFTER 1200.

$$
FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO
REQUESTED BY...JEFF FLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BUCKE.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 270822
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKEYE RESERVOIR RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
222 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
WINDS ALOFT WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AND GRADUALLY SHIFT TO THE
WEST ON SATURDAY. THE MORNING INVERSION SHOULD BREAK ABOUT 0900 BOTH
DAY. SURFACE WINDS SHOULD BE GENERALLY TERRAIN DOMINATED, BUT ABOVE
MIDSLOPE TO RIDGETOP THE MODERATE WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT WILL
DOMINATE EACH AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-8 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...NORTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN IMPROVING VERY GOOD BY
                    1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7100 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-49%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER DARK...DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 6 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-18%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 3-6 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4-7 MPH. AFTER 1200
                    ABOVE MIDSLOPE...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
                    5-10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900 THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    BY 1300.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....AFTER 0900 BECOMING WEST 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                    20 MPH AFTER 1200.

$$
FORECASTER...CHRIS CUOCO
REQUESTED BY...JEFF FLICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BUCKE.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 262245
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...FS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
445 PM MDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1650 MDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WEATHER WILL REMAIN QUIET OVER THE FIRE SITE AS HIGH
PRESSURE DOMINATES THE WEST.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 3 TO5 MPH BECOMING DOWNSLOPE BY
2100.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (96100 KNOT-FT) DECREASING TO POOR (3400
                    KNOT-FT) BY 2000.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1200 FT AGL AROUND
2000.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 5
                    MPH AFTER 2100.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AROUND
1200.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1100...THEN GOOD (88000 KNOT-FT)
BY 1300.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 7000 FT AGL BY 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 12 MPH BY
1300.

.FRIDAY NIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (3700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1200 FT AGL BY 2000.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...MIKE OTTOSEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.BATTL.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 262245
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLEMENTS RX...FS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
445 PM MDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1650 MDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WEATHER WILL REMAIN QUIET OVER THE FIRE SITE AS HIGH
PRESSURE DOMINATES THE WEST.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-31 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 3 TO5 MPH BECOMING DOWNSLOPE BY
2100.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (96100 KNOT-FT) DECREASING TO POOR (3400
                    KNOT-FT) BY 2000.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1200 FT AGL AROUND
2000.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 MPH SHIFTING TO DOWNSLOPE 5
                    MPH AFTER 2100.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20%).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AROUND
1200.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....BECOMING FAIR BY 1100...THEN GOOD (88000 KNOT-FT)
BY 1300.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 7000 FT AGL BY 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 12 MPH BY
1300.

.FRIDAY NIGHT (AFTER SUNSET)...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20%).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-72%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (3700 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1200 FT AGL BY 2000.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE 5 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...NORV LARSON
REQUESTED BY...MIKE OTTOSEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.BATTL.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 260728
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HAY CANYON...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
128 AM MDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 MDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE WEST COAST THIS
MORNING BUILDS INTO THE GREAT BASIN BY FRIDAY. THIS WILL PRODUCE
AFTERNOON GRADIENT WINDS FROM THE NORTHWEST...PERIODS OF STREAMING
HIGH CLOUDS...AND A WARMING TREND. THIS AIR MASS IS VERY DRY SO
RH RECOVERY WILL BE POOR TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 1-5 MPH BECOMING 2-8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...BECOMING GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-59%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (MAX OF 2000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 2-8 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...JAKE DESSERICH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.HAYCA.01/GJT




000
FNUS75 KGJT 260728
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HAY CANYON...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
128 AM MDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 MDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE WEST COAST THIS
MORNING BUILDS INTO THE GREAT BASIN BY FRIDAY. THIS WILL PRODUCE
AFTERNOON GRADIENT WINDS FROM THE NORTHWEST...PERIODS OF STREAMING
HIGH CLOUDS...AND A WARMING TREND. THIS AIR MASS IS VERY DRY SO
RH RECOVERY WILL BE POOR TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 1-5 MPH BECOMING 2-8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...BECOMING GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-59%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (MAX OF 2000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 2-8 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...JAKE DESSERICH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.HAYCA.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 260728
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HAY CANYON...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
128 AM MDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 MDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE WEST COAST THIS
MORNING BUILDS INTO THE GREAT BASIN BY FRIDAY. THIS WILL PRODUCE
AFTERNOON GRADIENT WINDS FROM THE NORTHWEST...PERIODS OF STREAMING
HIGH CLOUDS...AND A WARMING TREND. THIS AIR MASS IS VERY DRY SO
RH RECOVERY WILL BE POOR TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 1-5 MPH BECOMING 2-8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...BECOMING GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-59%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (MAX OF 2000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 2-8 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...JAKE DESSERICH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.HAYCA.01/GJT





000
FNUS75 KGJT 260728
FWSGJT

SPOT FORECAST FOR HAY CANYON...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
128 AM MDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 MDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE WEST COAST THIS
MORNING BUILDS INTO THE GREAT BASIN BY FRIDAY. THIS WILL PRODUCE
AFTERNOON GRADIENT WINDS FROM THE NORTHWEST...PERIODS OF STREAMING
HIGH CLOUDS...AND A WARMING TREND. THIS AIR MASS IS VERY DRY SO
RH RECOVERY WILL BE POOR TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 1-5 MPH BECOMING 2-8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...BECOMING GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT AFTER SUNSET...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33 F.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-59%.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (MAX OF 2000 KNOT-FT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CLOUDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63 F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24%.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 2-8 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOE RAMEY
REQUESTED BY...JAKE DESSERICH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.HAYCA.01/GJT




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