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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR S CNTRL AND SERN COLORADO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...

THE SLOW MOVING UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE
AFFECTING THE AREA THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY. THE BEST CHANCES FOR
PRECIPITATION TODAY WILL BE OVER THE MOUNTAINS...WITH ISOLATED
TO SCATTERED PRECIPITATION OVER MOSTLY OF THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.
THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS AREAS WILL SEE SOME ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS TODAY...WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS EXPECTED OVER
THE CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS.  AS THE UPPER LOW SHIFTS EAST
LATE TONIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL DECREASE OVER WESTERN AREAS...
WITH THE EASTERN PLAINS SEEING A BETTER CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION
LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING...WITH SOME SNOW OVER PIKES PEAK...
TELLER COUNTY AND PORTIONS OF EL PASO COUNTY.

SUNDAY THROUGH MIDWEEK A FEW WEATHER DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE AREA...BRINGING PRECIPITATION CHANCES...ESPECIALLY IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

SMOKE DISPERSION IS EXPECTED TO BE GOOD TO EXCELLENT TODAY AND
VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT ON SUNDAY IN MOST LOCATIONS.

--- THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ---

COZ220-182215-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...CHAFFEE COUNTY...LAKE COUNTY
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-45F...EXCEPT 25-37F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT...EXCEPT 47-57 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 15-26 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-29F.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 32-51 MPH DECREASING TO 28-46 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0500...THEN POOR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-49F...EXCEPT 29-39F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-41 PERCENT...EXCEPT 40-50 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 30 TO
50. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 29. HIGHS
34 TO 57. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 30.
HIGHS 37 TO 61. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 32. HIGHS
37 TO 60.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 34. HIGHS
35 TO 52.

$$

COZ221-182215-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE-
INCLUDING...FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT...PIKES PEAK
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(66 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-46F...EXCEPT 26-34F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-58 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1500...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-32F...EXCEPT 15-22F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH. MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS...NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH AROUND 20 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 28-39
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH UNTIL 0200...THEN AROUND 38
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 0200...THEN
                    GOOD.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-46F...EXCEPT 29-36F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-56 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 36 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 28. HIGHS 32 TO
46. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 30. HIGHS
39 TO 54. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33.
HIGHS 42 TO 59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 36. HIGHS
44 TO 61.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 37. HIGHS
42 TO 56.

$$

COZ222-182215-
FREMONT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...HOWARD
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(68 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-57F...EXCEPT 28-36F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-48 PERCENT...EXCEPT 52-58 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 7-17 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(57 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-39F...EXCEPT 21-24F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-92 PERCENT...EXCEPT 75-81 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT NORTH 5-15 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 18-30 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 23-35
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2100...THEN POOR UNTIL 0400...THEN
                    FAIR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-55F...EXCEPT 32-38F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-45 PERCENT...EXCEPT 49-52 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 16-28 MPH INCREASING TO 22-33 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 26 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN WEST
                    AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN SOUTH AROUND 9
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 33. HIGHS 38 TO
56. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 35. HIGHS
47 TO 62. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 39.
HIGHS 51 TO 68. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 41. HIGHS
51 TO 70.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 43. HIGHS
46 TO 63.

$$

COZ223-182215-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...CREEDE...WOLF CREEK PASS
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT). NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-49F...EXCEPT 29-40F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-45 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 17-29 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(61 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-28F.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 41-59 MPH DECREASING TO 33-52 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2400. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
                    AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-52F...EXCEPT 33-43F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-38 PERCENT...EXCEPT 38-45 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900...THEN 10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 28. HIGHS
36 TO 54. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 29. HIGHS
39 TO 57. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 30.
HIGHS 39 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 30. HIGHS
38 TO 58.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 31. HIGHS
34 TO 51.

$$

COZ224-182215-
SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALAMOSA...DEL NORTE...FORT GARLAND...SAGUACHE
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(57 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53F.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 17-29 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(63 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28F.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 29-47 MPH BECOMING NORTH 25-37 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2300...THEN
                    POOR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-57F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1500.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO
LOWER 30S. HIGHS 53 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS
58 TO 63. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS 53 TO 58.

$$

COZ225-182215-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...
WET MOUNTAINS
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    DAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-52F...EXCEPT 23-36F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-45 PERCENT...EXCEPT 44-53 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 13-24 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(62 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-33F...EXCEPT 15-23F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 28 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2200...THEN
                    POOR UNTIL 0500...THEN FAIR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-50F...EXCEPT 31-41F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-46 PERCENT...EXCEPT 44-54 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700...THEN VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 37 TO
55. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS
42 TO 59. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 36.
HIGHS 44 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 38. HIGHS
44 TO 66.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 39. HIGHS
41 TO 60.

$$

COZ226-182215-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BLACK FOREST...MONUMENT
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-51F.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-51 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 8-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300. GOOD AFTER 1400.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-35F.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 16-28 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 25-37
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2200...THEN 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 39 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2000...THEN POOR UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    FAIR UNTIL 0200...THEN GOOD.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-50F.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-44 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 25-37 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 28-45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 42 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN AROUND 22
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 31. HIGHS 43 TO
51. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 33. HIGHS
52 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 36.
HIGHS 58 TO 66. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 40. HIGHS
60 TO 68.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS
54 TO 62.

$$

COZ227-182215-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...COLORADO SPRINGS...FORT CARSON
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-57F.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-41 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 8-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1700...THEN POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-36F.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-89 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 14-25 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 23-35
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 2400...THEN AROUND 37
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 2400...THEN GOOD.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-54F.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 21-32 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 26-45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 42 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN AROUND 21
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS 48 TO 55.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS 56 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS 62 TO 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
65 TO 72.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
58 TO 65.

$$

COZ228-182215-
PUEBLO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PUEBLO
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(66 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-34 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 8-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(59 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-85 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 12-22 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 22-32
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2100...THEN
                    POOR UNTIL 0400...THEN FAIR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-58F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 20-31 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 28-39
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0800...THEN VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS
54 TO 59. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS 60 TO 66. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
67 TO 73. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS 69 TO 76.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS 61 TO 71.

$$

COZ229-182215-
HUERFANO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
                    THE DAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-23 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(63 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-37F.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH UNTIL 0300...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2000...THEN
                    POOR UNTIL 0400...THEN FAIR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-53F.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS NEAR 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
66 TO 71.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
59 TO 64.

$$

COZ230-182215-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...THATCHER...TRINIDAD
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(59 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-58F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 13-24 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(62 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-39F.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2000...THEN POOR UNTIL 0500...THEN
                    FAIR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-56F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 32 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0800...THEN VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS 60 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS 66 TO 71. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
68 TO 74.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 44. HIGHS 62 TO 69.

$$

COZ231-182215-
CROWLEY COUNTY-
INCLUDING...ORDWAY
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-62F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(54 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-89 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 12-22 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 22-32
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 17 MPH UNTIL 0300...THEN AROUND 30
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900...THEN POOR UNTIL 0500...THEN
                    FAIR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(66 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-58F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 20-31 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 28-46
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0800...THEN EXCELLENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS 67 TO 72.

$$

COZ232-182215-
OTERO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LA JUNTA...WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-63F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(61 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-82 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 14-25 MPH INCREASING TO 21-31 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    POOR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 23-33 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 28-44
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0800...THEN 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.
HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$

COZ233-182215-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PINON CANYON
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(52 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-23 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(60 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2300...THEN
                    POOR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-58F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 33 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS 57 TO 62. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS 58 TO 66. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 40.
HIGHS 66 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS 69 TO 75.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS 65 TO 71.

$$

COZ234-182215-
KIOWA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EADS
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(55 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-63F.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-35 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 14-25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(62 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-23 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 17-29
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900...THEN POOR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 23-35 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 32-45
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 40.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS NEAR 70.

$$

COZ235-182215-
BENT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAS ANIMAS
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-63F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 13-24 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(47 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(60 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-89 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2200...THEN POOR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 22-33 MPH INCREASING TO 31-46 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 40.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

COZ236-182215-
PROWERS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAMAR
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-64F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 15-26 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1600. POOR AFTER 1700.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(47 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...THEN SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-42F.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-89 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-60F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 25-37 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 32-47
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900...THEN 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR
40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$

COZ237-182215-
BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS...SPRINGFIELD
1226 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20-31 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(47 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-89 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 18-30 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 0200...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0200. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(57 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 23-35 MPH INCREASING TO 30-46 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR
40. HIGHS NEAR 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$



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