Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SANTA FE WATERSHED...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
327 PM MDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

DISCUSSION...COOL, DRY, AND OCCASIONALLY BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE NOW
IN PLACE IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT THAT MOVED THROUGH THE AREA
EARLY THIS MORNING. WIND DIRECTION WILL BE TRICKY TONIGHT AND
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...PERIODICALLY VARYING FROM THE NORTH
NORTHEAST AND THE EAST SOUTHEAST WITH PERIODIC GUSTS OF 15 TO 22
MPH. INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON THE WINDS WILL TURN LIGHTER FROM THE EAST
SOUTHEAST. TEMPERATURES WILL RUN A FEW DEGREES BELOW NORMAL, AND
HUMIDITY WILL DROP TO NEAR 30 PERCENT MONDAY AFTERNOON. POOR
SMOKE DISPERSION AND VENTILATION WILL ALSO BE A CONCERN FOR
MONDAY.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 34-38.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 67-72 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........VARIABLE WIND DIRECTION FROM THE NORTH
                       NORTHEAST TO EAST SOUTHEAST. PREVAILING
                       SPEEDS WILL BE BETWEEN 8 TO 12 MPH WITH
                       PERIODIC GUSTS OF 17 MPH TO 22 MPH THROUGH
                       2200. SPEEDS WILL DECREASE TO 6 TO 10 MPH
                       WITH LESS GUSTS THEREAFTER.

FOR MONDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60-64.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 27-32 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........VARIABLE WIND DIRECTION FROM THE NORTH
                       NORTHEAST TO EAST SOUTHEAST. PREVAILING
                       SPEEDS WILL BE BETWEEN 6 TO 10 MPH WITH
                       SOME INCREASES BETWEEN 0800 AND 1400 TO
                       8 TO 12 MPH. EXPECT PERIODIC GUSTS OF 15
                       MPH TO 20 MPH BETWEEN 0800 AND 1400.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......EAST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/33642 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/21622 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       POOR/27500 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...JON BOE
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160926.SANTA.02/ABQ



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