Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR POWERLINE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
739 PM MDT MON JUL 21 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
DRIER AIR HAS MOVED INTO THE SIERRA NACIMIENTO AND JEMEZ MOUNTAINS
TODAY. A BRIEF SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM IS A SLIGHT POSSIBILITY THIS
EVENING BUT THE VAST MAJORITY OF SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORMS ACTIVITY
IS WELL EAST OF THE AREA. MOISTURE WILL SURGE BACK INTO THE AREA
FROM THE SOUTHEAST LATE TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING. GREATER
SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE WILL RESULT TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE SLOWLY FROM EAST TO WEST.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 53-57.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 48-53 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 6 MPH. GUSTY
                       AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
                       IN THE EVENING.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/63000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING BECOMING
                       POOR/8000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR TUESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 83-86.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 25-30 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       SOUTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...12500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHEAST 15 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/92000 KNOT-FT AT 1200 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/84296 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING GOOD/77291 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

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REQUESTED BY...SANDOVAL I C
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
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