Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 252357
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR COW...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
557 PM MDT MON JUL 25 2016

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

DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL BE MOST PROLIFIC REST OF TODAY INTO TUESDAY.
WETTING RAIN WILL BE A POSSIBILITY ALTHOUGH THE CURRENT BATCH OF
RAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN SANGRES LOOKS TO BE LIGHT TO MODERATE. STORM
MOVEMENT WILL BE LIGHT AND CHANGEABLE AT TIMES. EXPECT HIGHER
HUMIDITY THE NEXT 48 HOURS. ERRATIC AND GUSTY WIND WILL BE
AROUND THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS THANKS TO VICINITY STORMS. SIMILAR
IMPACT VERY POSSIBLE FOR TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE
                       OF THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE EVENING THEN
                       A SLIGHT CHANCE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PERCENT DECREASING TO 20 PERCENT AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 54-58.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 78-83 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........LOTS OF VARIABLE WIND THROUGH MID EVENING
                       BUT EXPECTING DEVELOPING EAST/SOUTHEAST WIND
                       BY LATE EVENING 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH
                       POSSIBLE NEAR SHOWERS/STORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/51000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND
                       POOR/7000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR TUESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY DURING THE MORNING...BECOMING
                       MOSTLY CLOUDY DURING THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY DURING THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 77-81.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 36-40 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3 TO 6
                       MPH DURING THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                       WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH BY LATE MORNING. EXPECT
                       VARIABLE AND GUSTIER WIND DUE TO STORMS
                       FORMING OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 4 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/36000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/9973 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       POOR/36000 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.

FORECASTS FOR WINDS ARE 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS AND MUST BE ADJUSTED
ACCORDING TO FUEL TYPE AND SHELTERING TO GET EYE LEVEL WIND SPEED.

FORECASTER...50

$$

REQUESTED BY...CHRISTIAN CARTER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160725.COW__.01/ABQ


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