Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GARCIA FLATS PILE BURN...BLM ROSWELL NM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
557 PM CDT WED JUL 9 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT ON JULY 10.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS AND LIGHTNING DANGER.

.DISCUSSION...

WINDS WILL REMAIN OUT OF THE SOUTH AND WILL BE HIGHER WITH
POSSIBLE GUSTS IN THE AFTERNOON AND WILL WEAKEN DURING THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
ABOVE 15 PERCENT AND OVERNIGHT RECOVERY WILL BE GOOD. SKIES WILL
BE PARTLY CLOUDY WITH NO RAIN OR THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MAX HUMIDITY........67 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH BECOMING TERRAIN
                    DOMINATED UNDER 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (24000 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (96600 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON AND
                    EVENING...THEN DECREASING TO POOR (4900
                    KNOT-FT) IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

TIME (MDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............77     84     90     93     93     91     83     78     75     72     69
RH..............55     40     30     24     22     24     34     42     50     58     65
20 FT WIND DIR..S      S      S      S      S      S      S      S      S      S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..10     10     12     14     13     11     10     10      9     7      3
20 FT WIND GUST.              15                                 12                   5
MIX HGT (FT)....2000   2000   8000   11500  11500  10000  500    500    500    500    500
TRANS WIND DIR..S      S      S      SE     SE     S      S      S      S      S      S
TRANS WIND SPD..12     12     12     6      6      10     7      7      7      9      9
VENT CAT........POOR   POOR   GOOD   GOOD   GOOD   VYGOOD POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 94.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DOMINATED UNDER 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 10
                    TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (75900 KNOT-FT).
LAL.................1.

TIME (MDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............68     74     81     88     92     94
RH..............67     57     44     34     26     22
20 FT WIND DIR..S      S      S      S      S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..3      09     11     13     13     12
20 FT WIND GUST.5                    15     15
MIX HGT (FT)....500    500    2500   7000   7000   10000
TRANS WIND DIR..S      S      S      S      S      SE
TRANS WIND SPD..6      6      13     7      7      8
VENT CAT........POOR   POOR   POOR   FAIR   FAIR   GOOD
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

$$

FORECASTER...SCHULDT
REQUESTED BY...JAMES SAVAGE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140710.GARCI.01/MAF






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