Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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Spot Forecast for Curry Canyon Rx...Forest Stewards Guild
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
418 AM MDT Mon May 20 2019

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

.DISCUSSION...
An unseasonably cold upper-level low moving into Arizona will bring
strong southwest winds to the burn location today. A few showers or
thunderstorms could accompany the associated Pacific cold front as it
moves through the Turkey Mountains an hour or two prior to sunset.
Brisk west winds will continue tonight and increase on Tuesday.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Chance of Pcpn......10 percent increasing to 20 percent in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....60-64.
Min Humidity........20-24 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Windy. South winds 14 to 20 mph increasing to
                    18 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 34
                    mph. Gusty and erratic winds expected near
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......11000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 35 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/365472 knot-ft at 1400 local.
Ventilation Trend...Excellent/226706 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    excellent/357000 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Chance of Pcpn......20 percent decreasing to 10 percent overnight.
Min Temperature.....34-38.
Max Humidity........65-69 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Windy. West winds 14 to 22 mph with gusts to
                    around 28 mph. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms in the evening.
Ventilation Trend...Excellent/198000 knot-ft by early evening and
                    poor/22500 knot-ft by late evening.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.
Max Temperature.....55-59.
Min Humidity........24-28 percent.
20 Foot Winds.......Very windy. West winds 20 to 28 mph with gusts
                    to around 38 mph.
Mixing Height.......8500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 53 knots.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent/365920 knot-ft at 1600 local.
Ventilation Trend...Excellent/266185 knot-ft around mid morning and
                    excellent/365920 knot-ft by mid afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...33
Requested by...Kate Williams
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1909612.0/ABQ
.DELDT 05/20/19
.FormatterVersion 1.0.26


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