Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS75 KABQ 280059
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR NORTH...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
659 PM MDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

DISCUSSION...
NORTHWEST MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS TO TRANSITION TO SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST
SATURDAY. ISOLATED CLOUD BUILDUPS/VIRGA WITH ERRATIC GUSTY WINDS
EARLY THIS EVENING SHOULD DIMINISH BY MID TO LATE EVENING. WARMER
AND DRIER SATURDAY WITH POOR HUMIDITY RECOVERY SATURDAY NIGHT AND
ADDITIONAL DRYING SUNDAY.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED DRY SHOWERS WITH
                       GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS IN THE EVENING.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......10 PERCENT DECREASING TO 0 PERCENT AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 43-47.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 33-38 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR SHOWERS IN
                       THE EVENING.
   VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/203000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING
                       AND GOOD/84000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.

FOR SATURDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72-76.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 10-15 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO
                       SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                       GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 13 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/154281 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/80378 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND
                       EXCELLENT/154281 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.

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REQUESTED BY...APACHE KID
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160527.NORTH.01/ABQ



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