Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 162247
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR PINO...SANTA FE NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
447 PM MDT SAT AUG 16 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
WITH AN UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WEST OF NEW MEXICO AND
MOISTURE RECYCLING UNDERWAY...DAILY ROUNDS OF SCATTERED TO
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE IN THE JEMEZ
MOUNTAINS. CELLS THIS EVENING AND SUNDAY SHOULD DRIFT TOWARD THE
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST AT SPEEDS FROM 10 TO 20 MPH. ERRATIC WIND
GUSTS COULD REACH 45 MPH AND STRONGER CELLS COULD DROP A QUICK
THREE QUARTERS OF AN INCH OF RAIN. TEMPERATURES SHOULD NUDGE
SLIGHTLY UPWARD EACH DAY/NIGHT. POOR VENTILATION IS EXPECTED
SUNDAY.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
                       SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 52-56.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 69-74 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/20000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING BECOMING POOR/7500
                       KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR SUNDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 75-79.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 32-37 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                       IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...11000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHEAST 8 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/33000 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/22093 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING POOR/31500 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...44

$$

REQUESTED BY...332
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140816.PINO_.01/ABQ





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