Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 300208
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR FT  CRAIG...ABQ IMT3
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
808 PM MDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTH ACROSS THE
BURN AREA AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS AND MAY
PERSIST THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS DUE TO ABUNDANT MOISTURE IN
THE ATMOSPHERE. THEREFORE...EXCELLENT HUMIDITY RECOVERIES ARE
EXPECTED TONIGHT. ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED THURSDAY AFTERNOON. SIMILARLY TO TODAY...THEY WILL HAVE
THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE VERY HEAVY RAINFALL AND ERRATIC WIND
GUSTS.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......90 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 64-68.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 75-80 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST WINDS 4 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                       AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/76500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/30000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR THURSDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 90-94.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 26-30 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       SOUTH-SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......8800 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/61422 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/43301 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       FAIR/52500 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...34

$$

REQUESTED BY...TROY CACHINI
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.FTCRA.02/ABQ



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