Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LEYBA...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1112 AM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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

DISCUSSION...
SOME ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL ONCE AGAIN BE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON AS CLOUDS SLOWLY BLOSSOM. WINDS WILL PREVAIL FROM THE
WEST THIS AFTERNOON WITH SPEEDS OF ABOUT 8 TO 11 MPH BY 1400. ANY
PASSING SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE ABRUPT AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS FROM ERRATIC DIRECTIONS. OTHERWISE ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES WILL PERSIST WITH READINGS IN THE LOWER TO MID 90S AS
HUMIDITY FALLS TO AROUND 20 PERCENT LATE THIS AFTERNOON. DECENT
HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED TONIGHT WHILE STORMS DISSIPATE. INTO
SUNDAY MORE STORMS ARE EXPECTED AS MOISTURE INCREASES.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT INCREASING TO 20 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON. ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE
                       SLOWLY AND ERRATICALLY.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 92-96.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 17-22 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........LIGHT AND VARIABLE...INCREASING FROM THE
                       WEST AT 8 TO 11 MPH BY 1400. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......15000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 13 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD/137481 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/89311 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       VERY GOOD/137481 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT DECREASING TO 0 PERCENT AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 59-63.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 54-59 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       EVENING.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/121500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING
                       AND POOR/1500 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR SUNDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 90-94.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 20-25 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                       7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST 6 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/66000 KNOT-FT AT 1200 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/52805 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       GOOD/60652 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...52

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REQUESTED BY...ANDREW VALDEZ
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160723.LEYBA.01/ABQ



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