Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Spot Forecast for Casitas...USFS
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
653 AM MDT Thu May 24 2018

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

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build over the area today through Friday with
very dry air mass moving across the area. Winds will be light today
and Friday, and relative humidity will fall to near 10 percent this
afternoon and into the single digits Friday afternoon. Relative
humidity tonight will be poor. As an upper low moves across the
Great Basin Sunday and Monday, winds will increase to 15 to 20 mph
during the afternoon hours. Sunday and Monday will continue to be
very dry.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....82-86.
Min Humidity........7-10 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......West winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......13000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 12 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/150800 knot-ft at 1600 local.
Ventilation Trend...Very good/107268 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    excellent/150800 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Min Temperature.....51-55.
Max Humidity........23-27 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......South winds 5 to 8 mph in the evening becoming
                    light and variable.
Ventilation Trend...Very good/115000 knot-ft by early evening and
                    poor/6000 knot-ft by late evening.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....85-89.
Min Humidity........5-9 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......12500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 9 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Very good/105393 knot-ft at 1700 local.
Ventilation Trend...Poor/28630 knot-ft around mid morning and very
                    good/105393 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...28
Requested by...Leyba
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1810610.0/ABQ


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