Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PERDIDA...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1012 AM MDT MON JUN 29 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY.
STEERING FLOW IS SIMILAR TO YESTERDAY...THOUGH STORMS MAY MOVE
SLIGHTLY FASTER. INITIALLY...STORMS SHOULD DEVELOP OVER THE SANGRE
DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND MOVE SOUTHWESTWARD TOWARD THE BURN. AS IN
PREVIOUS DAYS...IF STORMS DO NOT DIRECTLY IMPACT THE BURN
AREA...THE OUTFLOW BOUNDARIES LIKELY WILL. THESE BOUNDARIES WILL
LIKELY BE MOVE FROM THE EAST OR NORTHEAST TOWARD THE WEST OR
SOUTHWEST. ANOTHER ROUND OF STORMS IS POSSIBLE LATER THIS
AFTERNOON OR EARLY EVENING AS A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES
INTO THE AREA. MID LEVEL DRIER AIR WILL MOVE IN FOLLOWING THE
DISTURBANCE...THUS STORM CHANCES WILL DECREASE SIGNIFICANT
OVERNIGHT AND FOR TUESDAY.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT INCREASING TO 50 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68-72.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 35-40 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 4 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING
                       TO THE EAST 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH 8 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/91015 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/55428 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       GOOD/84000 KNOT-FT BY MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EARLY EVENING...THEN
                       A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS AFTER SUNSET.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT DECREASING TO 10 PERCENT AFTER
                       SUNSET.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 48-52.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 75-80 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/19000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/2500 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

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...34

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REQUESTED BY...KYLE SAHD
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150629.PERDI.01/ABQ


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