050  
FNUS75 KABQ 102226  
FWSABQ  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR WHITE FEATHER PILE BURN RX...TAOS SKI VALLEY VOL. FIRE DEPT.  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
426 PM MDT WED OCT 10 2018  
 
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS COLORADO THIS AFTERNOON  
WITH A FEW SNOW SHOWERS EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA. WEST WINDS WILL  
BE GUSTY THIS AFTERNOON WITH A FEW GUSTS TO NEAR 30 MPH. RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY THIS AFTERNOON WILL BE FAIRLY HIGH AT ABOVE 50 PERCENT.  
WINDS WILL FALL TO 10 MPH OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT WITH  
EXCELLENT RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY. A STRONGER UPPER LEVEL  
DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHERN COLORADO THURSDAY. THIS  
SYSTEM WILL PRODUCE SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON,  
BUT STRONGER GUSTS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE VICINITY OF SNOW  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-39.  
MIN HUMIDITY........53-57 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO  
AROUND 30 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 30 KNOTS.  
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/152083 KNOT-FT.  
VENTILATION TREND...EXCELLENT THIS AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-29.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-94 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 TO 25  
MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
VENTILATION TREND...FAIR/54000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND  
POOR/7000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND SNOW  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-40.  
MIN HUMIDITY........53-57 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH INCREASING  
TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS  
EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 35 KNOTS.  
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT/165326 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.  
VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/97205 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND  
EXCELLENT/159500 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.  
 

 
FORECASTER...28  
REQUESTED BY...DAVE LASKY  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1816721.0/ABQ  
.DELDT 10/10/18  
 
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