Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BARRANCO...NM-CIF MOUNTAINAIR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
915 AM MDT THU OCT 16 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THE NEXT 48 HOURS. HUMIDITY VALUES WILL
SLOWLY RISE AS THE MID LEVEL DRY INTRUSION WEAKENS. A WEAK BACK
DOOR COLD FRONT WIND SHIFT IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BY MIDDAY FRIDAY.
WIND SPEEDS WILL BE FAIRLY LIGHT THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS ALTHOUGH
SOME OCCASIONAL GUSTINESS IS EXPECTED TODAY. WEAK TO MODERATE
RADIATION INVERSION OBSERVED THIS MORNING WILL BREAK BY 1100 TODAY.
A LITTLE STRONGER RADIATION INVERSION IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
TONIGHT. MIXING HEIGHTS WILL BE NEAR NORMAL THE NEXT COUPLE OF
DAYS ALTHOUGH TRANSPORT WINDS SHOULD LOWER ON FRIDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT 10/16/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 73-75.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 18-21 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST/NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. OCCASIONAL
                       GUSTS IN THE MID TO UPPER TEENS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..NORTHWEST 13 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/65226 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/32089 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       FAIR/42000 KNOT-FT MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLEAR.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 46-50.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 43-48 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH EARLY EVENING
                       GIVING WAY TO DOWNSLOPE/DOWNCANYON 3 TO 5
                       MPH.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/24500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/2500 KNOT-FT LATE-EVENING.

FOR FRIDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72-73.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 23-26 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........DEVELOPING UPSLOPE/UPCANYON 3 TO 5 MPH BY
                       MID MORNING. WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AND
                       EASTERLY 4 TO 6 MPH BY NOON. SOUTHEAST
                       WIND 5 TO 7 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...6500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHWEST 6 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/37588 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/2835 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       POOR/37588 KNOT-FT 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...50

$$

REQUESTED BY...MIKE WILLIAMS
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141016.BARRA.01/ABQ






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