Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 312306
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR NORTH...EL MALPIES NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
506 PM MDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

DISCUSSION...
INCREASING MOISTURE WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.
MUCH BETTER RH RECOVERY TONIGHT AS MORE MOIST AIR ARRIVES FROM THE
EAST. ANY CONVECTION THIS EVENING WILL PRODUCE LITTLE OR NO RAIN BUT
WILL PRODUCE STRONG AND ERRATIC WIND GUSTS. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT
WILL BE ABLE TO PRODUCE SOME PRECIPITATION...BUT WETTING RAINS WILL
BE SPARSE. MUCH BETTER CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN FROM SHOWERS AND STORMS
WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT. PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL DIMINISH
THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MORE OF THE HIT AND MISS VARIETY.

   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF MAINLY DRY
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 45-49.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 68-73 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH...BECOMING
                       NORTHEAST AROUND MIDNIGHT AT SIMILAR SPEEDS.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/56375 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND
                       POOR/8500 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR WEDNESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT INCREASING TO 60 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66-69.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 34-39 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       SOUTHEAST 8 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......10900 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/45500 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/18018 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       FAIR/42125 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...40

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REQUESTED BY...KEVEN PARISH
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160531.NORTH.01/ABQ


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