Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 190032
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SPOT FORECAST FOR WHISKEY...NM-EMP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
632 PM MDT FRI JUL 18 2014

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

DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP BETWEEN NOW AND
2200 THIS EVENING...DRIFTING SOUTH SOUTHEASTWARD AROUND THE BURN
SITE AND SURROUNDING ZUNI MOUNTAIN RANGE. TEMPERATURES CURRENTLY IN
THE LOW TO MID 80S WILL GRADUALLY COOL TO THE MID UPPER 50S BY DAWN
WITH HUMIDITY RECOVERING TO NEAR 55 PERCENT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
STORMS WILL DEVELOP ONCE AGAIN IN THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON
SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL RISE TO 84-88 DEGREES WHILE HUMIDITY
DROPS TO LESS THAN 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 54-58.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 51-56 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST UPSLOPE 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/4500 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 85-88.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 20-24 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........LIGHT...VARIABLE...AND TERRAIN DOMINATED AT
                       6 MPH OR LESS THROUGH 1200. VARYING BETWEEN
                       SOUTHWEST AND NORTHWEST AT 7 TO 10 MPH
                       THEREAFTER. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...12500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..NORTHWEST 9 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/37222 KNOT-FT AT 1100 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/37222 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING POOR/33000 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...BRANDON EUSTANCE
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140718.WHISK.01/ABQ






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