Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WEST RIVERBED RX...ZUNI FIRE MANAGEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
743 AM MDT MON SEP 22 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING THROUGHOUT THE DAY WITH POOR
VENTILATION CONDITIONS. REDUCED THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE TUESDAY
WITH VENTILATION CONDITIONS IMPROVING LATER IN THE DAY IN MUCH
DRIER CONDITIONS. SOUTH WINDS TODAY SHIFTING WESTERLY ON TUESDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0700 MDT 9/22/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 79-81.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 35-38 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                       IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...8500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTH 8 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/34000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/17751 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING POOR/34000 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 50-52.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 83-86 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING
                       BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/26000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING BECOMING
                       POOR/2500 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR TUESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 80-82.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 25-28 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH BECOMING
                       WEST 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...10000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 5 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/51333 KNOT-FT AT 1600 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/18844 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING FAIR/51333 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...25

$$

REQUESTED BY...VALDIS NEHA
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140922.WESTR.01/ABQ






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