Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DIEGO FIRE...SANTA FE NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1255 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE WILL BE A LITTLE LESS TODAY ATLHOUGH BASED ON
THE PROJECTED STEERING FLOW FOR THE STORMS...THE FIRE AREA HAS A
REAL GOOD SHOT AT BEING AFFECTED BY A STORM. MODELS SHOW THE BEST
CHANCE AROUND 1500. LESSENING CHANCES DURING THE EVENING.
STORMS WILL MOVE FROM SOUTHEAST TO NORTHWEST BETWEEN 10 TO 15 MPH.
THE ATMOSPHERE LOOKS TO REMAIN A BIT MORE STABLE ON THURSDAY
ALTHOUGH CANT RULE OUT A STORM OR TWO. THE STEERING FLOW WILL BE
DIFFERENT AND CELLS WILL MOVE FROM WEST TO EAST.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 79-83.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 34-39 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 47-51.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 84-89 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

FOR THURSDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
                       OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 74-78.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 36-41 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH BECOMING
                       WEST 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

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

$$

REQUESTED BY...191
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140723.DIEGO.01/ABQ






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