Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 251430
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR BOX TANK RX...CARSON NATIONAL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
830 AM MDT THU SEP 25 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
JUST ENOUGH MOISTURE GETTING BACK INTO THE AREA TO ALLOW...DUE TO
STRONG HEATING AND INCREASED INSTABILITY...ISOLATED SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT BOTH LATER TODAY AND FRIDAY. A DRY...OR
NEARLY SO...STORM OR TWO IS A POSSIBILITY WITH THIS ACTIVITY...
BUT MOST WILL BE WET. WINDS FAIRLY LIGHT OVERALL EXCEPT NEAR ANY
STORMS. HUMIDITY LEVELS TO COME UP SLIGHTLY OVER THE NEXT 24 TO
48 HOURS.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0930 MDT 9/25/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 77-81.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 24-29 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........MAINLY DRAINAGE LESS THAN 8 MPH...THEN
                       TERRAIN DOMINATED 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER 10 AM.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...11500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..EAST 4 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/45177 KNOT-FT AT 1600 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/11328 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING FAIR/45177 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY BEFORE
                       MIDNIGHT.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 48-52.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 65-70 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH BECOMING
                       MAINLY DRAINAGE AT SIMILAR SPEEDS AFTER 10
                       PM. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/30000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING BECOMING
                       POOR/1500 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR FRIDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 74-78.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 29-34 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........MAINLY DRAINAGE LESS THAN 8 MPH...THEN
                       TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 11 MPH AFTER 10 AM.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...11000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHEAST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/31500 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/16499 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...24

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REQUESTED BY...SAM CAMPBELL
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140925.BOXTA.02/ABQ






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