Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 190020
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SEDGWICK...NM-CIF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
620 PM MDT FRI JUL 18 2014

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

DISCUSSION...LATE DEVELOPING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
DRIFTING SOUTH SOUTHEASTWARD AROUND THE BURN SITE THIS EVENING. MOST
OF THE ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO DIMINISH BETWEEN 2000 AND 2200 LOCAL.
TEMPERATURES CURRENTLY IN THE MID 70S WILL GRADUALLY COOL TO THE
LOWER TO MID 50S BY THE EARLY MORNING HOURS WITH HUMIDITY RECOVERING
TO NEAR 50 PERCENT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL DEVELOP IN THE
MID TO LATE AFTERNOON SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL RISE TO NEAR 80
DEGREES WHILE HUMIDITY DROPS TO ABOUT 25 PERCENT.


FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A FEW SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH 2200. SHOWERS/STORMS
                       WILL DRIFT TO THE SOUTH SOUTHEAST AT ABOUT
                       10 MPH. CLOUDS WILL CLEAR TOWARD DAWN.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 52-56.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 44-49 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST UPSLOPE AT 3 TO 7 MPH THROUGH 2000.
                       BECOMING LIGHT...VARIABLE...AND TERRAIN
                       DOMINATED AFTER 2200. ERRATIC AND STRONG
                       GUSTS FROM THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/137500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       BECOMING POOR/8000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR SATURDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLEAR THROUGH THE MORNING...WITH
                       CLOUDS DEVELOPING BY 1300-1500. SCATTERED
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL POP UP
                       THROUGH THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON AND INTO
                       THE EVENING. STORMS WILL DRIFT VERY SLOWLY
                       AND ERRATICALLY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 78-82.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 23-28 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........LIGHT...VARIABLE...AND TERRAIN DOMINATED AT
                       6 MPH OR LESS THROUGH 1300. EAST UPSLOPE
                       AT 7 TO 10 MPH THEREAFTER. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...12500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..NORTHWEST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/36000 KNOT-FT AT 1200 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/35994 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING POOR/35348 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...N VALLO
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140718.SEDGW.01/ABQ





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