Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 7130 ROAD RX...NAVAJO REGION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
730 AM MDT FRI SEP 12 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

DISCUSSION...DRY AIR IN PLACE WITH SUNNY SKIES EXPECTED TODAY. WINDS
SHOULD BE RELATIVELY LIGHT...AND WILL EVENTUALLY SHIFT TO THE EAST
LATER THIS AFTERNOON...WITH POSSIBLY SOME GUSTS THIS EVENING AS THE
FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE SITE. THIS WILL SUPPORT AN INCREASE IN LOW
LEVEL MOISTURE RESULTING IN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR
THUNDERSTORM OVER THE BURN SITE ON SATURDAY. ADDITIONALLY...SOME
COOLER AIR WILL BE USHERED IN WITH TEMPERATURES ON SATURDAY A BIT
COOLER. VENTILATION LOOKS TO BE POOR MUCH OF TODAY AND SATURDAY...
WITH A SHORT WINDOW OF FAIR VALUES.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT 9/12/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66-70.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 26-31 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH BECOMING
                       EAST 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...12000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTH 15 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/49500 KNOT-FT AT 2100 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/8054 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING POOR/36000 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 46-50.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 78-83 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                       10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/44459 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING BECOMING
                       FAIR/49500 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR SATURDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 64-68.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 45-50 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH AND
                       SOUTHEAST 7 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...9500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTH 6 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/40000 KNOT-FT AT 1200 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/30444 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING POOR/18000 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FORECASTS FOR WINDS ARE 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS AND MUST BE ADJUSTED
ACCORDING TO FUEL TYPE AND SHELTERING TO GET EYE LEVEL WIND SPEED.

FORECASTER...05

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REQUESTED BY...PHILLIP B  JAMES
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140912.7130R.01/ABQ





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