436  
FNUS75 KABQ 171718  
FWSABQ  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR CHAIN OF CRATERS RX...BLM  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM  
1118 AM MDT SAT APR 17 2021  
 
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
UNSETTLED AND COOLER THAN NORMAL WEATHER THROUGH SUNDAY. CHANCE FOR  
WETTING PRECIPITATION THROUGH SUNDAY. GOOD VENTILATION THIS AFTERNOON  
AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......50 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-50.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-29 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS AROUND 8 TO 12 MPH.  
GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR  
THUNDERSTORMS.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 14 KNOTS.  
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/89333 KNOT-FT AT 1400 LOCAL.  
VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/68207 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND  
GOOD/87311 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS  
IN THE EVENING, THEN CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS  
OVERNIGHT.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......50 PERCENT DECREASING TO 40 PERCENT OVERNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-29.  
MAX HUMIDITY........91-95 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST 7 TO 13 MPH OVERNIGHT.  
VENTILATION TREND...GOOD/66000 KNOT-FT BY EARLY EVENING AND  
POOR/8000 KNOT-FT BY LATE EVENING.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
MORNING, THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......50 PERCENT INCREASING TO 60 PERCENT IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-49.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-43 PERCENT.  
20 FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 KNOTS.  
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD/65000 KNOT-FT AT 1500 LOCAL.  
VENTILATION TREND...POOR/36452 KNOT-FT AROUND MID MORNING AND  
GOOD/65000 KNOT-FT BY MID AFTERNOON.  
 

 
 
REQUESTED BY...USFS  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 2108879.6/ABQ  
.DELDT 04/17/21  
.FORMATTERVERSION 1.0.26  
 
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