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

ALAMADITAS MESA PRESCRIBED BURN
37.13N 106.26W ELEV. 9430 FT
538 PM MDT WED OCT 22 2014

DATE           10/22/14      THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT
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                      34          60          35          64          36
TEMP             50 45 40 36 34 43 56 60 53 44 41 37 35 44 57 64 55 46 41 39 36
DEWPT            29 30 30 28 26 28 29 28 28 27 26 23 21 23 26 24 25 25 24 23 22
MAX/MIN RH                   74          30          58          22          58
RH               44 55 67 72 72 55 35 29 38 51 55 56 56 43 30 22 31 43 50 52 56
WIND DIR          W  W  W  W  W  W SE  S SW  W  W  W  W  W SE  S  S SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD          9  6  6  8  6  3  2  3  5  6  8  9 10  4  1  2  5  6  6  6  6
CLOUDS           SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR                     10           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  4  4  5  5  5  3  4  4  4  4  4
15K WIND DIR     NW NW  W NW NW NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD     20 13 14 19 25 21 17 17 17 20 21 16 11 11 12 19 17
MIX HGT           5  2  1 <1 <1  1  4  7  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  6  2
T WIND DIR        W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  S  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  S
T WIND SPD       17  9  9  9  6  3  6 12  5  8  6 10  9  4  3 12  5
SMOKE DISP       GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD PR
CRTCL FWX POT     U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
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          62      36    54      33    47      29    48      29    50
TEMP          58 53 43   37 53 49 39   34 47 43 34   30 48 44 34   30 49 45
DEWPT         27 24 24   23 27 27 30   26 21 17 17   17 18 21 19   20 20 20
PWIND DIR         S      SW    SW      SW     W       W    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0       5     5      20    10       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                        IS   IS IS IS
SNOWSHWRS                              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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