Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PERDIDA...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
619 AM MDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
STORM COVERAGE WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE GREATER FIRE AREA DURING
THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. THE STORMS WILL BE HIT AND MISS IN TERMS
OF WETTING RAIN AND OUTFLOW WIND GUSTS WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT.
STORM MOTION WILL CHANGE TODAY AND COME OUT OF THE WEST MORE.
SIMILAR DIRECTION ON TUESDAY BUT SPEEDS WILL INCREASE. HUMIDITY
VALUES WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE DUE TO MORE CLOUD COVER AND SLIGHTLY
LOWER TEMPERATURES.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY DURING THE MORNING. BECOMING
                       MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS BY 1400.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT INCREASING TO 50 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 69-72.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 33-36 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST/NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. SOME
                       GUSTS IN THE TEENS. STRONGER GUSTS AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 9 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/90000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/50222 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       GOOD/90000 KNOT-FT BY MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 50-54.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 70-73 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING LIGHTER AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/48000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/2000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR TUESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY TO MOST CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68-71.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 37-40 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       SOUTHWEST 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       SOME GUSTS IN THE TEENS. STRONGER GUSTS
                       AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 12 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/75000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/29907 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       GOOD/75000 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...50

$$

REQUESTED BY...RICHARD A WALLACH
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150830.PERDI.01/ABQ



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