Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 210111
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ROCK TANK...TIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
711 PM MDT WED JUL 20 2016

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

DISCUSSION...
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...THEN
A BETTER CHANCE ON THURSDAY. THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS
WILL PERSIST MAINLY EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS
A TYPICAL STREAM OF MONSOON MOISTURE TRAVERSES THE AREA. TEMPERATURES
WILL VARY AROUND 5 TO 10 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 52-56.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 63-68 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/85500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND
                       POOR/32000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR THURSDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT INCREASING TO 50 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 83-87.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 24-29 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 4 MPH INCREASING TO 5
                       TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/82989 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/55260 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       GOOD/82989 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...IC
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160720.ROCKT.01/ABQ



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