292  
FNUS75 KABQ 131827  
FWSABQ  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR SARCA...USFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
1227 PM MDT MON AUG 13 2018  
 
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
UPPER HIGH CENTER TO BUILD BACK OVER AZ AND WESTERN NEW MEXICO DURING  
THE NEXT 24 HOURS. CELL MOTION TO BE GENERALLY FROM NORTH TO SOUTH.  
LITTLE CHANGE IN TEMPERATURES AND HUMIDITIES FROM DAY TO DAY.  
GOOD VENT RATES BOTH THIS AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY AFTERNOON. A STRONGER  
FRONT/OUTFLOW BOUNDARY POSSIBLE TUESDAY EVENING, WHICH COULD IMPACT  
THE SITE WITH GUSTY NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE FOR AFTERNOON  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-80.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY  
AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13 KNOTS.  
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/96000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.  
VENTILATION TREND...POOR/39778 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND  
GOOD/96000 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT DECREASING TO 10 PERCENT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-53.  
MAX HUMIDITY........55-59 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE  
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. GUSTY  
AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE EVENING.  
VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/54000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND  
POOR/2500 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING, THEN PARTLY CLOUDY  
WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT INCREASING TO 20 PERCENT IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED  
NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 KNOTS.  
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/69556 KNOT-FT AT 1700 LOCAL.  
VENTILATION TREND...POOR/24620 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND  
GOOD/69556 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.  
 

 
 
REQUESTED BY...IC TRAINEE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1814270.3/ABQ  
.DELDT 08/13/18  
 
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