Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEDRANO...NM STATE FORESTRY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
555 PM MDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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

DISCUSSION...

THE ATMOSPHERE WILL BECOME MORE UNSTABLE WITH RISING MIXING HEIGHTS.
FAIR RH RECOVERY TONIGHT WITH ONLY A REMOTE CHANCE OF A DRY STORM.
BIGGEST CONCERN WILL BE SOME GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS. A BATTLE ZONE
WILL SET UP SUNDAY WITH DRY AIR OVER THE WILDFIRE BUT MUCH MORE
MOIST AIR NOT FAR TO THE EAST. POTENTIAL FOR A DRY STORM IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTY WINDS.

   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRY
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT DECREASING TO 0 PERCENT BY
                       MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 43-47.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 45-50 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       EVENING.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/252000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING
                       AND POOR/20000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR SUNDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRY
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 71-75.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 11-16 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                       SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                       UP TO 25 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......16500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 16 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/241838 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/131080 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING
                       AND EXCELLENT/241838 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...40

$$

REQUESTED BY...EUGENE PINO
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160528.MEDRA.01/ABQ



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