Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COMMISSARY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
948 AM MDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CONTINUE
FOR THE BURN AREA THROUGH THE END OF THE WORK WEEK AS MOISTURE LEVELS
INCREASE WITH AID FROM A MOIST BACK DOOR FRONT PUSHING WEST. STORM
MOTION WILL BE SLOW-MOVING FROM THE SOUTHWEST TO NORTHEAST ALLOWING
STORMS TO PRODUCE HEAVY RAIN THAT COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING
POTENTIAL FOR THE BURN AREA. EXPECT WINDS TO SHIFT EASTERLY
THROUGHOUT THE DAY INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. WINDS WILL
THEN SHIFT SOUTHERLY BY THURSDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN BELOW
NORMAL FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                       MORNING...BECOMING WIDESPREAD BY THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PERCENT INCREASING TO 80 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 64-69.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 65-70 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 11 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/82500 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/32432 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       GOOD/82500 KNOT-FT BY MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......80 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 50-54.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 94-99 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/60000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/39045 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR THURSDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......70 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 61-65.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 72-77 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHERNLY
                       BY THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 11 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/71538 KNOT-FT AT 1600 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/26637 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       GOOD/70769 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...

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REQUESTED BY...5-34
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.COMMI.01/ABQ



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