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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR GRINDSTONE RX...NM-LNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
950 AM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0935 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
DRY WESTERLY FLOW AT THE SURFACE AND ALOFT HAS RETURNED FOLLOWING
YESTERDAY`S STRONG UPPER TROUGH PASSAGE WHICH MAINLY WENT NORTH
OF OUR AREA. THE COMBINATION OF THE WEST WINDS AND HIGH PRESSURE
WILL MAINTAIN DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA THROUGHOUT THE REST
OF THE WEEK.TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR TO SLIGHTLY ABOVE SEASONAL
AVERAGES. RH WILL BE TRENDING DOWN SLOWLY ABOUT 5% ON AVERAGE PER DAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
CWR.................
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-2900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3500-5400 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....VRBL 5 KTS BECOMING BY AFTN WSW 8 TO 13 ISOLD GUST 18
                    18 MPH.
VENT CATEGORY........81000 KTFT GOOD.
LIGHTNING............NONE

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
CWR.................
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO SOUTHWEST SOUTH 8 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-3900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 400-1800 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 KNOTS.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
CWR.................
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 15 GUST 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3200-4700 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 18 KNOTS.
VENT CAT............84000 KTFT GOOD.
LIGHTNING...........NONE.

$$
FORECASTER...NOVLAN
REQUESTED BY...NM-ADC
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140930.GRIND.01/EPZ





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