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FNUS74 KEPZ 272244
FWSEPZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR SPUR...GILA NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
444 PM MDT FRI MAY 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1632 MDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL REDEVELOP ALOFT AS AN UPPER LOW FORMS OVER
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. THIS WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO REBOUND BACK TO
NEAR NORMAL STARTING SATURDAY AND CONTINUING THROUGH AT LEAST
TUESDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES DURING THIS TIME WILL CONTINUE TO DROP
INTO THE SINGLE DIGITS MOST LOCATIONS WITH LIGHT WINDS SATURDAY BUT
INCREASING SOME FOR SUNDAY INTO MONDAY ALTHOUGH REMAINING BELOW
CRITICAL SPEEDS.


.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MAX HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........5-10 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 6 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9600-11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 9 KNOTS.
MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD (139800 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 6 TO 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........1-6 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12200-13200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 11 KNOTS.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (197500 KNOT-FT).

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FORECASTER...FAUSETT
REQUESTED BY...SILVER CITY DISPATCH
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160527.SPUR_.02/EPZ


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