Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 021324
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SPOT FORECAST FOR RED CANYON...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
724 AM MDT THU JUL 2 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
GOOD CHANCES FOR SOAKING RAINS IN THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST TODAY
AND FRIDAY AS STORMS DEVELOP DURING THE AFTERNOON AND MOVE VERY
SLOWLY TO THE SOUTH. A BIT OF A COOLING AND MOISTENING TREND IS
IN PLACE THROUGH FRIDAY AS WELL DUE TO ADDITIONAL CLOUDS AND RAIN-
COOLING ASSOCIATED WITH STORMS.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                       A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       MORNING...THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT INCREASING TO 80 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 76-80.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 29-34 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTH WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                       IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                       EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......11300 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH 9 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/45136 KNOT-FT AT 1100 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/45031 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       POOR/23444 KNOT-FT BY MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT DECREASING TO 30 PERCENT AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 57-61.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 68-73 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       NORTH 7 TO 9 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/28430 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/25000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR FRIDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......60 PERCENT INCREASING TO 70 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72-75.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 46-51 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       SOUTHEAST 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY
                       AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......7700 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 10 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/65000 KNOT-FT AT 2100 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/46649 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       FAIR/51486 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...11

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REQUESTED BY...IC
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150702.REDCA.01/ABQ



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