Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HOP PATTERSON RX...MAGDELENA RD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
937 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

DISCUSSION...SOMEWHAT MOIST AND COOLER AIR MASS IN SOUTHWEST FLOW
ALOFT TODAY. UPPER TROUGH TO PASS FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST OVER
NEW MEXICO TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...BRINGING MUCH COLDER AIR.
DRIER WEATHER WITH BELOW AVERAGE TEMPERATURES THURSDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0930 MST 3/3/15
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
                       SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
                       CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 43-47.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 37-42 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH
                       BECOMING WEST 12 TO 18 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...9000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHWEST 30 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/268133 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/68257 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       EXCELLENT/268133 KNOT-FT MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                       SHOWERS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 23-27.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 62-67 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH EARLY IN THE
                       EVENING BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/182000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       AND POOR/3000 KNOT-FT LATE-EVENING.

FOR WEDNESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 32-36.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 44-49 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST TO NORTH 12 TO 18 MPH. FEW GUSTS
                       TO 25 MPH.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...11000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..NORTHWEST 21 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/231000 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/141111 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       AND EXCELLENT/231000 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.

$$

REQUESTED BY...JUSTIN
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150303.HOPPA.01/ABQ





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