Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Spot Forecast for Sulfur RX...Cibola NF
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
925 AM MST Thu Feb 22 2018

If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Bands of snow have remained northwest of the Sandias this morning
but could briefly put down a dusting to several tenths of an inch of
snow before afternoon. Surface low pressure just east of the Sandias
will result in brisk southwest winds late this morning through early
evening before diminishing after sunset. Strong southwest winds
aloft will return to the area Friday, ahead of another upper level
trough approaching from the west.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Chance of Pcpn......30 percent.
Max Temperature.....36-40.
Min Humidity........33-38 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Southwest winds 11 to 15 mph. Gusts to 21 mph
                    during the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......7000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 23 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/161985 knot-ft at 1200 local.
Ventilation Trend...Good/93840 knot-ft around mid morning and very
                    good/143000 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Min Temperature.....17-21.
Max Humidity........60-64 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......West-southwest winds 7 to 11 mph decreasing to around 6
                    mph after 1900.
Ventilation Trend...Good/85000 knot-ft by early evening and poor/0
                    knot-ft by late evening.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming
                    partly cloudy.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....42-46.
Min Humidity........22-26 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph increasing to 12 to
                    17 mph in the afternoon. Gusts to 23 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 23 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Very good/138089 knot-ft at 1600 local.
Ventilation Trend...Poor/23488 knot-ft around mid morning and very
                    good/138089 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...33
Requested by...Jake Randall
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802379.0/ABQ



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