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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SKI APACHE RX...NM-LNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
855 AM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0905 MDT ON OCTOBER 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE SLOWLY MOVING
THROUGH THE REGION TODAY. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS WILL OCCUR THROUGH TOMORROW MORNING. RAIN AND SMALL HAIL
ARE EXPECTED. WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY FROM THE EAST...EXCEPT NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS WHICH ARE EXPECTED TO BE GUSTY AND MORE VARIABLE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). NUMEROUS
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5200-6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 KNOTS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST 7 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700-4700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 900-2600 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 KNOTS.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
MIN HUMIDITY........66-71 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST 7 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5200-6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 KNOTS.

$$
FORECASTER...LUNDEEN
REQUESTED BY...NM-ADC
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141020.SKIAP.01/EPZ






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