Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WEST RIVERBED RX...ZUNI BIA AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
720 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
DRYING AND WARMING TREND WILL CONTINUE TODAY AS WEAK UPPER LEVEL
HIGH CLOSE BY. ONLY MARGINAL LOW LEVEL MOISTURE AROUND THAT MAY LEAD
TO ISOLATED HIGH BASED SHOWER OR STORM AFTER 2 PM MDT...BUT IT IS
UNLIKELY TO PRODUCE WETTING RAIN. BETTER CHANCES TO DISTANT SOUTH
TOWARD THE GILA REGION. IF ANY DO DEVELOP...EXPECT ERRATIC AND GUSTY
OUTFLOW WINDS BETWEEN 20 AND 35 MPH. VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT
VENTILATION RATES OVER THE AREA BY THIS AFTERNOON. MOISTURE
INCREASES SOME TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY WITH INCREASING CHANCES OF
WETTING RAINS IN SHOWERS AND SOME THUNDERSTORMS.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT 9/20/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 84-88.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 24-29 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 11 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR ANY STORMS IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...13500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHEAST 13 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/168551 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/53252 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING EXCELLENT/168551 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 51-55.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 70-75 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY
                       AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR ANY STORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/156000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       BECOMING POOR/3500 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR SUNDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 79-83.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 31-36 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 6 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...10000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTH 9 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/86914 KNOT-FT AT 1600 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/61600 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING GOOD/86914 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...43

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REQUESTED BY...VALDIS NEHA
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140920.WESTR.01/ABQ





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