Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BRAZEL...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
455 PM MDT SAT JUL 19 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE STILL POSSIBLE AT THE BURN SITE FOR
THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EVENING. MOSTLY LIGHT
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED BUT A THUNDERSTORM CANT BE RULED OUT. MOVEMENT
WILL BE TO THE SOUTHEAST. SOME SPOT SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT.
ON SUNDAY...CUMULUS CLOUDS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP MID MORNING OVER THE
HIGH TERRAIN TO THE NORTH THEN MOVE TO THE EAST OR SOUTHEAST BUT
COVERAGE WILL INCREASE DURING THE AFTERNOON WITH DECENT CHANCES FOR
WETTING RAIN AT THE BURN SITE. EXPECT A SLIGHT DECREASE IN ACTIVITY
ON MONDAY WITH SLIGHT INCREASES IN TEMPERATURES.

FOR THE REMAINDER OF TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68-72.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...48-52 PERCENT FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH WITH
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...10000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 5 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/47500 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/47500 KNOT-FT IN THE LATE-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY BEFORE MIDNIGHT WITH A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THEN
                       BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 54-58.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 54-59 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/28500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING BECOMING
                       POOR/6000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR SUNDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING WITH A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                       LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 73-77.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 28-33 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...12500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..NORTHWEST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/53072 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/38872 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING FAIR/53072 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...05

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REQUESTED BY...QUINTANA I C   T
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140719.BRAZE.01/ABQ





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