112  
FNUS75 KABQ 242104  
FWSABQ  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR BANDERA FIRE...USFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
304 PM MDT MON APR 24 2017  
 
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
..RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
STRONG WESTERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE REST OF TODAY AND  
THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS BEGIN TO DIMINISH AT THE SURFACE TUESDAY  
AFTERNOON. CLOUD COVERAGE INCREASES OVERNIGHT INTO TUESDAY, AS  
COVERAGE OF SHOWERS INCREASES NORTH OF I-40. WETTING PRECIPITATION  
AT FIRE MORE LIKELY TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-73.  
MIN HUMIDITY........8-12 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......VERY WINDY. WEST WINDS 26 TO 36 MPH WITH GUSTS  
TO AROUND 45 MPH.  
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CIRRUS.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-44.  
MAX HUMIDITY........43-47 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. WEST WINDS 22 TO 32 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45  
MPH IN THE EVENING.  
VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/228000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND  
GOOD/80000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.  
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH HIGH CIRRUS.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-58.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31-35 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. WEST WINDS 21 TO 31 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 40 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED  
NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 37 KNOTS.  
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/370000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.  
VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT/165037 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND  
EXCELLENT/370000 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.  
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
 

 
FORECASTER...24  
REQUESTED BY...ELLIOTT HERRERA  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1707692/ABQ  
 
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