Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Albuquerque, NM

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FNUS55 KABQ 201321
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.DISCUSSION...
IN THE WAKE OF A BACK DOOR COLD FRONT THAT RACED THROUGH THE
EASTERN PLAINS LAST NIGHT...LOW CLOUDS AND AREAS OF FOG EXTEND
FROM THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS TO THE TEXAS BORDER
THIS MORNING. MEANWHILE...THE WEST REMAINS VERY DRY. WETTING
PRECIPITATION WILL BE ON THE INCREASE LATER TONIGHT THEN THURSDAY
AND THURSDAY NIGHT ACROSS CENTRAL AND ESPECIALLY EASTERN ZONES.
DRIER AND MORE UNSTABLE AIR MOVES IN ON FRIDAY WITH GUSTY WEST TO
SOUTHWEST SURFACE WINDS DEVELOPING. WINDY AND DRY CONDITIONS AREA
EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF THE WEST AND RIO GRANDE VALLEY ON
FRIDAY. THE DRYLINE LOOKS TO FLIRT WITH THE EASTERN PLAINS ON
FRIDAY...AND POSSIBLY OVER THE WEEKEND AS WELL THUS CHANCES FOR
WETTING RAIN MOSTLY IN THE FORM OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MAINLY
ACROSS THE EXTREME EAST. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN BELOW NORMAL
THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. VENTILATION TO BE
POOR ACROSS THE EAST TODAY AND THURSDAY...WITH GOOD TO EXCELLENT
VALUES ELSEWHERE.



NMZ101-202230-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-74.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........9-14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 11 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
  10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/150000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 7 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........52-72 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 10 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................2.
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 11 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......15500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 20 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/310000 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 69 TO 74. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 63 TO 68. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO 22 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 64 TO 69. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 23 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ102-202230-
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY
  CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....57-62.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....67-72.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....18-23 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....16-21 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 9 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....VERY GOOD/108000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....37-42.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....40-45.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 5 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....59-79 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....68-88 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 7 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....54-59.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....63-68.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....31-41 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....27-37 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 17 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 21 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....VERY GOOD/136500 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 62 TO 67. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO
21 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO
27 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
61 TO 66. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO
28 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ103-202230-
NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY
  WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AND PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE
  MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....56-61.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....61-66.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....24-34 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....30-40 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 6 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
  SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.
* LAL.................2 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....VERY GOOD/123500 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....37-41.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....42-46.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....63-83 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....80-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 8 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....50-55.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....55-60.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....47-57 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....52-62 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 24 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 13 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....GOOD/91000 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
64 TO 69. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO
28 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66 TO 71. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO 28 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
66 TO 71. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO
27 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ104-202230-
NORTHEAST PLAINS-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH
  PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
  SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 4 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........50-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 6 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PCT.
* LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 7 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....POOR/21000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY........80-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-60.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 10 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 14 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....POOR/35000 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
68 TO 73. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 23 TO
33 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 18 TO
28 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO
27 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ105-202230-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....63-68.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....71-76.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 6 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....10-15 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....9-14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
  10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......15000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/240000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....41-45.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....41-46.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 7 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....51-71 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....51-71 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 4 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................2.
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....64-68.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....69-74.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....9-14 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......16000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 24 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/384000 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 67 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 62 TO 67. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO
18 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 65 TO 70. TERRAIN DOMINATED WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. MINIMUM
HUMIDITY 15 TO 20 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ106-202230-
MIDDLE RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 2 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........8-13 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
  10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 4 LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....VERY GOOD/120000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-53.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 22 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
  15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                      GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PCT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........12-17 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 9 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 15 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 15 TO
  25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
  IN THE AFTERNOON.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 23 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/287500 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 15 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 16 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 73 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 15 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ107-202230-
SANDIA MANZANO AND GALLINAS MOUNTAINS-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....63-68.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....69-74.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 3 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....13-18 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....11-16 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
  10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....10 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 16 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/168000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....43-47.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....44-49.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 4 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....62-82 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....56-76 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 18 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....58-63.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....62-67.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 8 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....36-46 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....24-34 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 22 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 20 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/220000 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 67 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 67 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 68 TO 73. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ108-202230-
EAST CENTRAL PLAINS-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. CLOUDY WITH PATCHY
  DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 11 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 18 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN
  THE AFTERNOON.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW DECREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 12 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....POOR/36000 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
  THUNDERSTORMS.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-52.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* MAX HUMIDITY........80-100 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......LITTLE CHANGE.
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....50 PCT.
* LAL.................3.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-61.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 7 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 18 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......EAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....70 PCT.
* LAL.................4.
* HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 3 VERY LOW IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 10 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....POOR/25000 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
70 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 21 TO
31 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 76 TO 81. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 17 TO
27 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS 74 TO 79. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 16 TO
26 PERCENT.

$$

NMZ109-202230-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
721 AM MDT WED MAY 20 2015

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....67-71.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....72-77.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 5 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....11-16 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....10-15 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 5 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
  10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW INCREASING TO 6 HIGH IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 19 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/218500 KNOT-FT.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MIN TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....43-47.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....44-49.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 6 DEGREES.
* MAX HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....31-41 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....40-60 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 3 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING
  BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED 5 TO 10 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE DECREASING TO 4 LOW AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE.....
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....65-69.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....70-75.
*    24 HR TREND......DOWN 2 DEGREES.
* MIN HUMIDITY........
*    ABOVE 8000 FT....11-16 PCT.
*    BELOW 8000 FT....8-13 PCT.
*    24 HR TREND......UP 3 PCT.
* WIND...20 FOOT......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
                      GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
* 10000 FT MSL WIND...SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH.
* CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PCT.
* LAL.................1.
* HAINES INDEX........4 LOW INCREASING TO 5 MODERATE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
* TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 25 KNOTS.
* VENTILATION CAT.....EXCELLENT/300000 KNOT-FT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 67 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 16 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 66 TO 71. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PERCENT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 66 TO 71. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 16 PERCENT.

$$

VENTILATION CATEGORY...MIXING HEIGHT AND TRANSPORT WINDS FOR EACH
FIRE WEATHER ZONE ARE BASED ON THE FOLLOWING POINTS.

ZONE 101...FARMINGTON......5500 FT MSL
ZONE 102...JEMEZ RAWS......8000 FT MSL
ZONE 103...CIMARRON RAWS...8900 FT MSL
ZONE 104...CLAYTON.........5000 FT MSL
ZONE 105...GRANTS..........6600 FT MSL
ZONE 106...ALBUQUERQUE.....5300 FT MSL
ZONE 107...MOUNTAINAIR.....6600 FT MSL
ZONE 108...TUCUMCARI.......4050 FT MSL
ZONE 109...MAGDALENA RAWS..8450 FT MSL

VENTILATION CATEGORIES ARE DETERMINED BY CRITERIA ESTABLISHED BY
EACH STATE

$$

FCSTR 05

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