Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Spot Forecast for CASITAS...USFS
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
658 AM MDT Wed May 23 2018

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

.DISCUSSION...
A warming and drying trend is underway and will continue through
the end of the week. Hot, dry and unstable conditions will be the
story with worsening humidity recovery.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....77-81.
Min Humidity........10-14 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Northwest 6 to 8 mph shifting to the southeast at
                    6 to 8 mph by late morning, then increasing south
                    at 9 to 13 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......12500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 20 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/238252 knot-ft at 1600 local.
Ventilation Trend...Very good/101481 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    excellent/238252 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Min Temperature.....48-52.
Max Humidity........34-38 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Southeast winds 6 to 12 mph shifting to the
                    northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Ventilation Trend...Excellent/195500 knot-ft by early evening and
                    poor/3500 knot-ft by late evening.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....80-84.
Min Humidity........8-12 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Northwest winds around 6 mph shifting to the
                    southwest 6 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......12000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 11 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Very good/119657 knot-ft at 1400 local.
Ventilation Trend...Good/73822 knot-ft around mid morning and very
                    good/118252 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...11
Requested by...IC
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1810538.0/ABQ



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