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COZ207-291430-
Southwest Colorado Lower Forecast Area-
333 PM MST Tue Nov 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...

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...GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR ANY SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS...
...THE SMOKE DATA IS CALCULATED FROM AN AVERAGE AT 6000 FEET MSL...

.Tonight...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30%). 
Min temperature.....26-36 F. 
Max humidity........61-76%. 
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley winds 3 to 6 mph. 
                    Localized gusts up to 20 mph after midnight. 
CWR.................0 percent. 
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low. 
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph, increasing to 20 to 30 mph 
                    after midnight. 
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL. 
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph. 
Smoke dispersal.....Poor. 

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50%). 
Max temperature.....46-56 F. 
Min humidity........23-33%. 
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming 
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent. 
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 low. 
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 25 to 35 mph. 
Mixing Height.......3500 ft AGL. 
Transport Winds.....Southeast 10 to 15 mph until 1200, then west. 
Smoke dispersal.....Poor. 

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). 
Min temperature.....24-34 F. 
Max humidity........58-73%. 
20-foot winds.......Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming 
                    downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph by sunset.
CWR.................0 percent. 
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low. 
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 20 to 25 mph. 
Mixing Height.......2000 ft AGL. 
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 mph until 2400, then east. 
Smoke dispersal.....Poor. 

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40%). 
Max temperature.....45-55 F. 
Min humidity........23-33%. 
20-foot winds.......Downslope/downvalley 3 to 6 mph becoming 
                    upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph by 1100.
CWR.................0 percent. 
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low. 
15K Ft MSL Winds....West 15 to 20 mph. 
Mixing Height.......4500 ft AGL. 
Transport Winds.....Southeast 5 mph until 1200, then southwest. 
Smoke dispersal.....Poor. 

.FORECAST FOR DAY 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 26-36. Highs 51-61. Winds less than
15 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 25-35. Highs 52-62. Winds less
than 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 30-40. Highs
49-59. Winds less than 15 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 27-37. Highs
43-53. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 22-32. Highs
43-53. 

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