Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CUERNO...SANTA FE NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
141 PM MDT TUE AUG 30 2016

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

DISCUSSION...
A FEW TO SCATTERED HIGH BASED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
GENERAL VICINITY THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EARLY AND MID EVENING
HOURS. CHANCE OF ACTUAL WETTING RAIN A LITTLE BETTER WEDNESDAY THAN
TODAY.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT BY MID AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 70-73.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 38-43 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......EAST 3 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/18000 KNOT-FT AT 1200 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/14211 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       POOR/8000 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE THEREAFTER.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT EARLY LOWERING TO 20 PERCENT LATE.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 44-48.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 86-91 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........BECOMING MAINLY EAST TO SOUTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/21741 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND
                       POOR/13500 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR WEDNESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68-72.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 45-50 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........MAINLY EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5 TO 12 MPH
                       BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED AT TIMES IN THE
                       AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......EAST 5 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/34119 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/16395 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       POOR/33000 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...43

$$

REQUESTED BY...ANDRE CORDOVA
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160830.CUERN.01/ABQ


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