Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MESA...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
800 PM MDT THU SEP 3 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS WILL INCREASE OVERNIGHT BUT PRECIPITATION WILL LIKELY
REMAIN SOUTHWEST OF THE FIRE UNTIL AFTER MIDNIGHT WHEN A FEW LIGHT
SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE. MOISTURE ASSOCIATED WITH TROPICAL STORM
KEVIN WILL SURGE INTO CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO FRIDAY
AFTERNOON. WETTING RAINS ARE LIKELY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 53-57.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 65-70 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS LESS THAN 7 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/112000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       AND POOR/19500 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR FRIDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY
                       CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                       IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT INCREASING TO 60 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 70-74.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 42-47 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH INCREASING TO
                       SOUTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 21 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/189244 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/104626 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       AND EXCELLENT/184889 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...33

$$

REQUESTED BY...5-313
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150903.MESA_.01/ABQ


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