Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 231027
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR PERDIDA...NM-JIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
427 AM MDT SUN AUG 23 2015

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

DISCUSSION...A FRONT IS ARRIVING UPON THE BURN AREA WITH EAST
SOUTHEAST WINDS EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH THE MORNING. WINDS WILL
SLOWLY TURN SOUTH SOUTHEAST BY THE AFTERNOON WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS
DEVELOPING OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN AND DRIFTING EASTWARD. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL REACH THE UPPER 60S THIS AFTERNOON AS HUMIDITY
FALLS TO NEAR 45 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED
ON MONDAY ASIDE FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT MOVE NEAR.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. STORMS WILL
                       DRIFT EASTWARD AT ABOUT 5 MPH.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT INCREASING TO 40 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 65-69.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 40-45 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO
                       THE SOUTH SOUTHEAST BY 2100. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/88000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/28736 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       GOOD/88000 KNOT-FT BY MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 46-50.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 84-89 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTH SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. BY
                       MIDNIGHT WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND TERRAIN
                       DOMINATED AT LESS THAN 6 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/45000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/6000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR MONDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT INCREASING TO 20 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 70-74.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 30-35 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........LIGHT AND TERRAIN DOMINATED AT LESS THAN 6
                       MPH THROUGH 1000. TURNING SOUTH SOUTHEAST OR
                       UPSLOPE FOR MOST OF THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                       THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH 5 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/50057 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/24267 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       FAIR/46000 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...52

$$

REQUESTED BY...JOHN CERVANTES
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150823.PERDI.01/ABQ


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