Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR JACKS LAKE...BIA ZUNI FIRE MANAGEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1024 AM MDT TUE SEP 9 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
MID LEVEL CLOUDS WILL CONTINUE TO BREAK UP OVER THE AREA THROUGH
NOON WHILE CUMULUS CLOUDS BEGIN DEVELOPING OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN
WEST OF THE AREA. STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BRIEF PERIODS
OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY WINDS...AND WILL MOVE WEST
AROUND 20 MPH. ANY STORM IMPACTS ON SITE WILL COME FROM STORMS THAT
DEVELOP IN WESTERN ARIZONA AND MOVE EAST...THUS DIMINISHING CHANCES.
HIGH TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL BE A LITTLE COOLER WITH ADDITIONAL
CLOUD COVER AND GENERALLY BE NEAR NORMAL. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH
WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH WILL BE COMMON IN THE AFTERNOON DUE TO
STRONGER WINDS ALOFT. THIS WILL LEAD TO EXCELLENT VENTILATION
RATES DESPITE SLIGHTLY LOWER MIXING HEIGHTS. MINIMUM RH VALUES
WILL BE SIMILAR TO YESTERDAYS READINGS.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 1020 MDT 9/9/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72-75.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 39-43 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH INCREASING TO 14 TO
                       19 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 24 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/176815 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/81378 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING EXCELLENT/176815 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...DARRYL WALLACE
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140909.JACKS.01/ABQ





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