Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COMMISSARY...NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
645 AM MDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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

DISCUSSION...
GOOD CHANCES FOR SOAKING RAINS CONTINUE THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.
STORMS WILL BE NEAR STATIONARY THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT WILL
MOVE FROM WEST TO EAST ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. VENT RATES LOOK TO BE
IMPROVING THIS WEEKEND COMPARED TO THE PAST COUPLE OF DAYS.

FOR TODAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                       SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT INCREASING TO 60 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66-70.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 52-57 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 13 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD/117000 KNOT-FT AT 1800 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/38815 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       VERY GOOD/111138 KNOT-FT BY MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY
                       CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                       THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......50 PERCENT DECREASING TO 20 PERCENT AFTER
                       MIDNIGHT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 54-58.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 80-85 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                       WEST 7 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND
                       ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   VENTILATION TREND...VERY GOOD/117000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING
                       AND POOR/18000 KNOT-FT BY LATE-EVENING.

FOR SUNDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                       AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                       CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......20 PERCENT INCREASING TO 50 PERCENT IN THE
                       AFTERNOON.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68-72.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 50-55 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........WEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                       WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
   TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 16 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/163457 KNOT-FT AT 1600 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/75994 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       EXCELLENT/163457 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...KEITH KRAUSE
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150704.COMMI.01/ABQ


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