Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LA SOTELLA RX...SANTA FE NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
739 AM MDT WED APR 23 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
UPPER TROUGH TO MOVE FROM WEST TO EAST THROUGH CENTRAL AND
SOUTHERN ROCKIES TODAY AND TONIGHT. INCREASING WINDS ALOFT TODAY
WITH LIGHTER WINDS THURSDAY. LINGERING MID LEVEL MOISTURE THIS
MORNING SHOULD BE REPLACED BY DRIER AIRMASS LATER TODAY INTO
THURSDAY. HIGHS WILL BE WARMER THAN AVERAGE TODAY WITH ONLY FAIR
HUMIDITY RECOVERY TONIGHT. POOR RECOVERIES THURSDAY NIGHT THEN
INCREASINGLY STRONG WINDS FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0800 MDT 4/23/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60-65.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 15-20 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO
                       WEST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                       TO 40 MPH.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...14500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHWEST 25 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/362500 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/193674 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING EXCELLENT/362500 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 26-30.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 38-42 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 18 MPH DECREASING TO 8
                       TO 12 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35
                       MPH.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/264000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       BECOMING GOOD/72000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR THURSDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60-65.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 10-15 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...10500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 14 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD/146248 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/38667 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING VERY GOOD/146248 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...E-601
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.LASOT.01/ABQ





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