Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Spot Forecast for Andrews RX...USFS Cibola NF
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
1007 AM MDT Thu May 25 2017

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

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 9 PM MDT FRIDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
Strong southwest to west winds through Friday as upper low sags
into the Great Basin/central Rockies. Dry with poor overnight
humidity recovery. Excellent vent rates. Combination of low
humdities and strong winds leads to red flag warnings today and
Friday.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....73-77.
Min Humidity........7-11 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Windy. West winds 22 to 32 mph with gusts to
                    around 45 mph.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 34 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/430701 knot-ft at 1400 local.
Ventilation Trend...Excellent/292044 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    excellent/400000 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Min Temperature.....41-45.
Max Humidity........33-37 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Windy. West winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to
                    around 40 mph decreasing to 12 to 15 mph after
                    midnight.
Ventilation Trend...Excellent/325500 knot-ft by early evening and
                    good/65000 knot-ft by late evening.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....70-74.
Min Humidity........7-11 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Windy. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph increasing
                    to 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......11000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 27 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/275000 knot-ft at 1500 local.
Ventilation Trend...Excellent/155123 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    excellent/275000 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

$$

Requested by...Tony Pacheco
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1709959.2/ABQ


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