Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PINO...SANTA FE NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1101 AM MDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM BUILD UPS EXPECTED NORTHEAST OF THE FIRE
AREA BUT NOT EXPECTING THEM TO IMPACT THE BURN SITE. STORM MOTION
WILL BE TOWARDS THE SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH. CURRENT UPSLOPE
FLOW WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST DUE TO AFTERNOON MIXING...WITH
OCCASIONAL BREEZINESS. OTHERWISE...SLIGHTLY WARMER AND DRIER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERIES WILL BE
A LITTLE LOWER THAN LAST NIGHT AND LOW TEMPERATURES WILL BE
SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL. A POST TROUGH PASSAGE INVERSION IS EXPECTED
FRIDAY...SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCING VENT RATES. DRIER AIR WILL CONTINUE
TO WORK INTO THE AREA AND LOWER DAYTIME RH VALUES. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO TREND WARMER FRIDAY AND HELPED BY A
REDUCTION IN CLOUD COVERAGE.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH AFTERNOON PERIODS OF
                       MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 67-70.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 33-36 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........UPSLOPE WINDS 4 TO 6 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST
                       WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 19 MPH
                       BY THE EARLY AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...9000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..NORTHWEST 13 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD/117000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/89204 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING VERY GOOD/117000 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EARLY EVENING BECOMING
                       CLEAR.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 47-50.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 64-68 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING
                       BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 7 MPH.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/93500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING BECOMING
                       POOR/30000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR FRIDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING BECOMING PARTLY
                       CLOUDY BY THE EARLY AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 70-74.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 27-31 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 7 MPH BECOMING
                       SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...8500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHWEST 6 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/50433 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/10578 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING FAIR/50433 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...24

$$

REQUESTED BY...3311
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140828.PINO_.01/ABQ





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