Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LA SOTELLA RX...SANTA FE NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
732 AM MDT TUE APR 22 2014

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

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

DISCUSSION...SUFFICIENT MID TO LOW LEVEL MOISTURE LINGERS FOR
SLIGHT CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.
GUSTY AND VARIABLE WINDS MAY ACCOMPANY ANY CONVECTION. SOUTH
TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AND TONIGHT...BECOMING
SOUTHWEST TO WEST WEDNESDAY AS AN UPPER TROUGH CROSSES THE
CENTRAL ROCKIES. WINDY AND A BIT COOLER WEDNESDAY AS HUMIDITIES
DRY OUT. ELEVATED HAINES WILL ALSO CONTRIBUTE TO POTENTIAL FOR
CRITICAL CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0700 MDT 4/22/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 62-67.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 22-27 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                       SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
                       UP TO 25 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...13500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHWEST 28 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/323615 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/145193 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING EXCELLENT/323615 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
                       SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 40-45.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 60-65 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                       5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25
                       MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/280000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       BECOMING POOR/19000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR WEDNESDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 61-65.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 12-15 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO
                       WEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP
                       TO 30 MPH.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...15500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 27 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/423475 KNOT-FT AT 1600 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/227800 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING EXCELLENT/423475 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.

$$

REQUESTED BY...E-601
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140422.LASOT.01/ABQ





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