Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ALAMOSA RX PROJECT AREA...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1136 AM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
SUNNY SKIES AND DRIER CONDITIONS TODAY. A FEW STRONGER GUSTS WILL
BE FELT ALONG THE EXPOSED RIDGES THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON.
GOOD HUMIDITY RECOVERY EXPECTED TONIGHT. ANOTHER DISTURBANCE
WILL MOVE OVER THE CENTRAL ROCKIES WEDNESDAY AND COULD CLIP THE
AREA. WIND FLOW ALOFT WILL INCREASE THUS PROVIDING PRETTY GOOD
VENTILATION RATES. A FEW LIGHTER SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE LATER IN
THE DAY...GENERALLY AFTER 1500.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 1135 MDT 9/30/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SUNNY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 67-71.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 28-33 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST/SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. SOME GUSTS
                       INTO THE TEENS IN EXPOSED AREAS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 21 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD/144978 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/62833 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING VERY GOOD/144978 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLEAR.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 36-40.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 65-70 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                       DOWNCANYON 2 TO 4 MPH AFTER 2000.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/136500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       BECOMING POOR/30000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR WEDNESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY TO OCCASIONALLY MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
                       A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                       MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 67-71.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 27-32 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST/SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH INCREASING
                       TO 7 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. SOME GUSTS
                       TO 20 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                       NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...12000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 23 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/270489 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/76356 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING EXCELLENT/270489 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...50

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REQUESTED BY...DANIEL CEDENO
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140930.ALAMO.01/ABQ





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