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FNUS74 KEPZ 071715
FWSEPZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR DRAW...SILVER CITY DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
1115 AM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1046 MDT ON JULY 07.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST ACROSS THE
AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. A FEW STORMS COULD PRODUCE
PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WITH LOCALIZED FLOODING.
MOISTURE IS FORECAST TO INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY WITH SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE. THUS
THERE IS POTENTIAL FOR MORE WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL AND LOCAL
FLOODING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. THE AREA WILL BEGIN TO DRY OUT
DURING THE WEEKEND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE REGION.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9200-9800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 6 KNOTS.
VENT CAT............60000 KT FT GOOD.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500-9400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 7 KNOTS.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-82.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH GUST 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8600-10100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 KNOTS.
VENT CAT............100000 KTFT GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...NOVLAN
REQUESTED BY...IC
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150707.DRAW_.01/EPZ



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