Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 7130 RX...NAVAJO REGION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
704 AM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
DRYING AND WARMING TREND WILL CONTINUE TODAY AS WEAK UPPER LEVEL
HIGH CLOSE BY. ONLY MARGINAL LOW LEVEL MOISTURE AROUND THAT MAY LEAD
TO ISOLATED HIGH BASED SHOWER OR STORM AFTER 2 PM MDT...BUT IT IS
UNLIKELY TO PRODUCE WETTING RAIN. SLIGHTLY BETTER CHANCES TO DISTANT
SOUTH OR PERHAPS EAST NEAR CREST OR EAST SLOPES OF CHUSKAS. IF ANY
DEVELOP...EXPECT ERRATIC AND GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS BETWEEN 20 AND 35
MPH. GOOD TO VERY GOOD VENTILATION RATES OVER THE AREA. MOISTURE
INCREASES SOME TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY WITH INCREASING CHANCES OF
WETTING RAINS IN SHOWERS AND SOME THUNDERSTORMS.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0900 MDT 9/20/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 76-80.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 26-31 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........VARIABLE WIND DIRECTION 4 TO 9 MPH...BECOMING
                       MORE TERRAIN DOMINATED 7 TO 13 MPH IN THE
                       AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR ANY
                       AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS THAT MAY DEVELOP.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...12500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTHEAST 10 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD/123272 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/29020 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING VERY GOOD/123272 KNOT-FT BY
                       MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......30 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 49-53.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 68-74 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........BECOMING EAST THROUGH SOUTH THIS EVENING AT
                       5 TO 11 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR
                       ANY THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/110000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       BECOMING POOR/9000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR SUNDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING
                       MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......40 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 70-74.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 38-43 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHEAST THROUGH SOUTHWEST 7 TO 14 MPH.
                       GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...7500 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..SOUTH 10 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/75407 KNOT-FT AT 1300 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/61304 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING
                       BECOMING GOOD/60000 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...43

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REQUESTED BY...DARRYL WILSON
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140920.7130R.01/ABQ







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