ALAMADITAS MESA SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

ALAMADITAS MESA PRESCRIBED BURN
37.13N 106.26W ELEV. 9430 FT
639 PM MDT FRI OCT 24 2014

DATE           10/24/14      SAT 10/25/14            SUN 10/26/14            MON
MDT 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      32          64          36          58          34
TEMP                44 40 36 32 41 60 63 54 47 41 39 36 46 58 53 53 46 42 38 34
DEWPT               23 22 17 15 19 21 22 23 25 22 24 25 32 33 33 31 31 30 32 30
MAX/MIN RH                   51          19          66          40          87
RH                  43 48 45 49 41 22 21 30 42 46 54 64 58 39 46 43 55 62 79 85
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  S SW SW  W SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD             9  6  6  9  4  4 11 11  8 11  8  9 11 18 20 12 10 10 13 11
CLOUDS              CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          20          20
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               4  4  5  5  5  5  4  4  5  5  4  2  2  4  4  5  4  3  5  5
15K WIND DIR         W SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD        16 17 18 17 19 24 27 27 27 31 39 44 49 48 50 44 41 36 39 40
MIX HGT              1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  6  4  2 <1  1 <1  3  5  4  4  3  2  1 <1
T WIND DIR          NW NW  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W
T WIND SPD           4  3  4  6  3 14 21 17 16 20 20 19 24 41 33 31 19 19 23 20
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR PR GD VG FR PR PR PR PR GD EX VG GD FR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT        U  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14  THU 10/30/14  FRI 10/31/14
MDT 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          51      26    50      27    55      30    57      30    56
TEMP          46 44 35   26 43 40 30   27 49 44 33   30 53 47 37   30 53 49
DEWPT         22 20 18   18 14 15 16   16 19 19 23   23 24 23 26   24 26 26
PWIND DIR         W       W    SW       W     W       W     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR         10       5     0       5     5       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS

BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT DAY 1 THROUGH 3... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMDITY RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........WIND DIRECTION WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED; BK = BROKEN; OV = OVERCAST CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... TYPE... RAIN...........RAIN RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE SNOW...........SNOW SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS SLEET..........SLEET FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE K..............SMOKE F..............FOG COVERAGE... IS.............ISOLATED SC.............SCATTERED NM.............NUMEROUS O..............OCCASIONAL S..............SLIGHT CHANCE C..............CHANCE L..............LIKELY WD.............WIDESPREAD D..............DEFINITE AR.............AREAS PA.............PATCHY LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX 10K WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).......10000 FOOT WIND DIRECTION 10K WIND SPD(MPH)...................10000 FOOT WIND SPEED MIX HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FOOT T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED SMOKE DISP(CAT(KT-FT))...................SMOKE DISPERSION CATEGORY EXAMPLE: PR = POOR; FR = FAIR; GD = GOOD; VG = VERY GOOD; EX = EXCELLENT CRTCL FWX POT........................CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL CRTCL FWX POT USES TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, WIND, WIND GUST, AND HAINES EXAMPLE: U = UNLIKELY; P = POSSIBLE; L = LIKELY; S = SEVERE DAY 4 THROUGH 7... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS


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