Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 251640
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR MEDIO...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1040 AM MDT MON JUL 25 2016

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

DISCUSSION...
UPPER HIGH CENTER TO MEANDER AROUND OVER NEW MEXICO THIS WEEK.
STORMS WILL MOVE SLOWLY AND ERRATICALLY TODAY THROUGH TUESDAY AND
MAY BE DRIVEN MORE BY TERRAIN AND OUTFLOW BOUNDARIES. GUSTY OUTFLOW
WINDS WILL BE A CONCERN. EXCELLENT HUMIDITY RECOVERY TONIGHT.
VENT RATES DIMINISHING TUESDAY.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72-76.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 35-40 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
                       SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/45556 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/29306 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       FAIR/45556 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY
                       IN THE EVENING.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 48-53.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 85-90 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING THEN
                       BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/45500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND
                       POOR/14000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR TUESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 69-73.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 35-40 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10  MPH. GUSTY
                       AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH 4 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/30000 KNOT-FT AT 1200 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/24222 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       POOR/24744 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.

$$

REQUESTED BY...MATTHEW PENA
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160725.MEDIO.01/ABQ



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