Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 291650
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SPOT FORECAST FOR LA JARA...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
950 AM MST THU JAN 29 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. A SLOW MOVING PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL
BRING AMPLE MOISTURE TO THE STATE WHILE COLLIDING WITH A BACKDOOR
FRONT PUSHING WEST. A LIGHT RAIN OR RAIN-SNOW MIX WILL DEVELOP LATE
THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING CHANGING TO ALL SNOW AFTER SUNSET.
EXPECT CLOUDY SKIES WITH POOR VENTILATION FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS.


FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0920 MST 1/29/15
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......CLOUDY. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN OR A LIGHT
                       RAIN-SNOW MIX IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 41-45.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 52-57 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST 9 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...3000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHEAST 12 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/36000 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/10830 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       POOR/36000 KNOT-FT MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......CLOUDY WITH SNOW.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......100 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 25-28.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 95-100 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/12000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/9259 KNOT-FT LATE-EVENING.

FOR FRIDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......CLOUDY WITH SNOW.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......100 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 27-32.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 86-91 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...2000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHEAST 11 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/16400 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/11000 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       POOR/16207 KNOT-FT 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...32

$$

REQUESTED BY...KYLE SANDOVAL
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150129.LAJAR.02/ABQ











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