Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PERDIDA...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
628 AM MDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
A RICH MONSOON MOISTURE PLUME WILL STREAM OVER THE AREA TODAY
THROUGH SATURDAY WITH THE BEST CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION AT THE
BURN SITE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL TREND
DOWNWARD THROUGH THIS PERIOD REMAINING NEAR AND BELOW NORMAL.

FOR TODAY
   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 62-66.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 47-52 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........LIGHT NORTH WIND 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING.
                       BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 13 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/97509 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/32981 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       GOOD/97509 KNOT-FT BY MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT DECREASING TO 10 PERCENT AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 48-52.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 76-81 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                       BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/97500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/2500 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR THURSDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE
                       OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT INCREASING TO 40 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60-64.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 50-55 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO 7
                       TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 20 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/176933 KNOT-FT AT 1600 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/80456 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       EXCELLENT/176933 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...44

$$

REQUESTED BY...RICHARD A WALLACH
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150902.PERDI.01/ABQ


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