Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Spot Forecast for Bear Stew RX...DNR
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
844 AM MST Thu Nov 16 2017

If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Changing weather pattern with a Pacific frontal system approaching
the region. Winds will begin to increase this afternoon out of the
west. Friday will be the windiest day with occasional gusts up to
30mph possible in the afternoon. Cloud cover increases tomorrow
with a slight chance for light rain in the mid-late afternoon hours.
Drier and colder air enters the region behind the front Saturday
with poor ventilation rates for the weekend.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny through midday then becoming partly
                    cloudy with high cirrus passing overhead.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....58-62.
Min Humidity........20-24 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......West winds 6 to 7 mph increasing to 9 to 14 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 23 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Good/89669 knot-ft at 1300 local.
Ventilation Trend...Fair/42605 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    good/84000 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Min Temperature.....37-41.
Max Humidity........59-63 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Southwest winds 8 to 10 mph, turning downslope
after midnight with westerly winds lingering
at higher elevations just upslope from fire
location.
Ventilation Trend...Poor/12000 knot-ft by early evening and
                    poor/12079 knot-ft by late evening.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers
in the afternoon.
Chance of Pcpn......30 percent.
Max Temperature.....55-59.
Min Humidity........33-37 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Windy. Southwest winds 10 to 16 mph increasing
                    to west 15 to 25 mph after 1200L with gusts
to around 30 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......4500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 37 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/166500 knot-ft at 1400 local.
Ventilation Trend...Fair/58074 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    excellent/166500 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...24
Requested by...Johnald lowe
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1718918.0/ABQ


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