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FNUS74 KEPZ 151352
FWSEPZ

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ACI DEMO...BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
752 AM MDT WED OCT 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0755 MDT ON OCTOBER 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
EXPECT VERY LIGHT WINDS THIS MORNING WITH THE INVERSION BREAKING
AROUND 11 AM...FOLLOWED BY LIGHT SOUTHWEST WINDS. FAIRLY LIGHT WINDS
ALOFT AND SHALLOW MIXING WILL YIELD POOR VENTILATION RATES...WITH SOME
IMPROVEMENT TOMORROW.  TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB ABOVE 70 THIS AFTERNOON
AND A DEGREE OR TWO WARMER TOMORROW AS WELL.


...PUT DISCUSSION TEXT HERE...

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........41 AT IGNITION...MAX 71.
RH..................50 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 17 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 100-1800 FT
                    AGL INCREASING TO 3800 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 6 KNOTS.
VENT RATE...........22,800 KNOT-FEET (POOR)

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 73.
RH..................MIN 23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4200 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 11 KNOTS.
VENT RATE...........46,200 KNOT-FEET (FAIR)

$$

FORECASTER...HARDIMAN
REQUESTED BY...B LA HARRINGTON
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141015.ACIDE.01/EPZ





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