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FNUS74 KEPZ 282311
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SPUR...GILA NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
511 PM MDT SAT MAY 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1635 MDT ON MAY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
BROAD SOUTHWEST FLOW OVER THE REGION WILL MAINTAIN DRY CONDITIONS
WITH MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES BY AND DAY AND MOSTLY CLEAR CONDITIONS AT NIGHT.
LOOK FOR BREEZY AFTERNOONS EACH DAY WITH WINDS FROM THE SOUTHWEST.
SOME GUSTS OVER 20 MPH ARE POSSIBLE DURING THE AFTERNOON.  THE EXTREMELY
DRY AIR IN PLACE OVER THE REGION WILL ALLOW OVERNIGHT LOWS TO FALL A
LITTLE BELOW NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8700 FT AGL EARLY...DECREASING TO 0-300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH-SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 KNOTS.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (78300 KNOT-FT)


.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........2-7 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH BY MID MORNING...INCREASING AND SHIFTING
                    SOUTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH BY NOON WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
                    TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11400-12200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 KNOTS.
MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD (149500 KNOT-FT).


.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-46.
MAX HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 7 TO 12 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT BEFORE MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9900 FT AGL EARLY...DECREASING TO 0-300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (49500 KNOT-FT)


.MEMORIAL DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........4-9 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 6 TO 11 MPH BY MID MORNING...INCREASING AND SHIFTING
                    SOUTHWEST 13 TO 22 MPH BY NOON WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
                    TO 27 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10900-11200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 KNOTS.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (209900 KNOT-FT).


.MONDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT BEFORE
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8900 FT AGL EARLY...DECREASING TO 0-300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 KNOTS.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (71200 KNOT-FT) EARLY...BECOMING POOR
                    (2400 KNOT-FT) BEFORE MIDNIGHT.


$$
FORECASTER...TRIPOLI
REQUESTED BY...SILVER CITY DISPATCH
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160528.SPUR_.02/EPZ



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