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FNUS75 KABQ 231505
FWSABQ

SPOT FORECAST FOR LOS GRIEGOS...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
905 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

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

DISCUSSION...
VENTILATION CONDITIONS TODAY DEGRADING BY TOMORROW IN BROAD DRYING
AND WARMING TREND WITH WEAKENING TRANSPORT WINDS AS RIDGE MOVES
OVER THE BURN AREA. LIGHT NORTHWEST WINDS TODAY BECOMING WEST ON
FRIDAY.

FOR PLANNED IGNITION TIME OF 0920 MDT 10/23/14
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......MOSTLY SUNNY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 65-67.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 30-33 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...7000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..NORTHWEST 7 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......FAIR/44368 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/26281 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       FAIR/43607 KNOT-FT MID-AFTERNOON.

FOR TONIGHT
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......CLEAR.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 41-43.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MAX 51-54 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE EVENING
                       BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/38500 KNOT-FT BY EARLY-EVENING AND
                       POOR/17500 KNOT-FT LATE-EVENING.

FOR FRIDAY
   CLOUDS/WEATHER......SUNNY.
   CHC OF PRECIP.......0 PERCENT.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 69-71.
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MIN 22-25 PERCENT.
   20 FOOT WIND........TERRAIN DOMINATED LESS THAN 8 MPH BECOMING
                       WEST 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MAX MIXING HEIGHT...6000 FT AGL.
   MAX TRANSPORT WIND..WEST 6 KNOTS.
   MAX VENT RATE.......POOR/38400 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.
   VENTILATION TREND...POOR/15222 KNOT-FT AROUND MID-MORNING AND
                       POOR/36000 KNOT-FT 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...25

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REQUESTED BY...TODD DECKER
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141023.LOSGR.01/ABQ









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