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

ALAMADITAS MESA PRESCRIBED BURN
37.13N 106.26W ELEV. 9430 FT
942 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

DATE                FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15            SUN 03/01/15
MST 3HRLY     02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      25          16          32          25          36
TEMP                   24 23 20 16 16 17 16 20 28 30 30 32 27 25 27 28 36 33 35
DEWPT                  14 15 16 16 16 17 16 20 23 24 25 24 25 24 25 26 28 27 29
MIN/MAX RH                   64         100          72          96          72
RH                     65 71 84100100100100100 81 78 81 72 92 96 92 92 72 78 78
WIND DIR               SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  S SW
WIND SPD               13 17 17 12 12 12 17 14 19 23 19 20 23 16 10  6 12 14 14
WIND GUST                                         33       33
CLOUDS                 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     80          80          90          80          70
RAIN                                                                    L
SNOW                    L  L  D  L  L  L  D  D  L  L  D  D  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
OBVIS                         F  F  F  F
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  3  3  3  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
15K WIND DIR            W  W SW  W  W SW  W SW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
15K WIND SPD           46 50 31 39 49 41 46 47 57 66 69 63 66 57 65 58 64 63 65
MIX HGT                 2  4  4  3  2  2  1  1  2  2  2  3  3  1  1  1  3  2  3
T WIND DIR              W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  S  S
T WIND SPD             23 24 14 17 18 14 18 27 31 33 28 39 34 24 13 12 27 23 25
SMOKE DISP             FR GD FR FR PR PR PR PR FR GD FR VG GD PR PR PR GD FR FR
CRTCL FWX POT           U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U
WINTER STORM               W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W


DATE               MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15
MST 6HRLY     23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            27    36      21    28       7    25      -4    28
TEMP          29   27 35 34 27   21 28 24 14    8 22 21  1   -1 22 27
DEWPT         26   25 26 25 22   17 17 15 11    6  9 10 -7   -8  5 11
PWIND DIR          SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR         15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           70    50      50    40      30    30      20     5
RAIN                      C
SNOW           L    L  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S

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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