BIG HORN RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

BIG HORN RAWS-CONEJOS CO
37.02N 106.20W ELEV. 8330 FT
652 AM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE             TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14
MDT 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      60          31          62          31          61
TEMP                47 58 60 57 48 39 34 32 49 61 61 59 48 40 36 31 40 52 61 57
DEWPT               31 32 30 30 30 28 26 24 29 29 29 28 27 27 27 25 27 23 20 23
MIN/MAX RH                   31          76          28          80          21
RH                  53 37 32 35 49 64 72 72 46 29 29 30 44 59 69 78 59 32 20 27
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  W SW
WIND SPD             8 10 13 14 10  9  8  6  6 12 17 14  6  4  4  4  5  6  4  6
WIND GUST                                         27
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 FW SC SC CL CL CL
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20           5
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  3
HAINES               3  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  4  2  4  4  2  2
15K WIND DIR         W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  N  N NW NW
15K WIND SPD        26 27 27 29 25 19 23 27 28 28 29 35 42 41 37 27 41 42 31 24
MIX HGT              3  6  7  5  2 <1 <1  1  4  8 11 10  4  1  1  1  3  5  7  6
T WIND DIR           W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD          12 19 24 25 16 12 10  6 17 25 34 34 19  5  8  5 13 23 18 12
SMOKE DISP          PR GD VG VG PR PR PR PR GD EX EX EX GD PR PR PR FR VG VG GD
CRTCL FWX POT        U  P  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U
FROST                                  Y  Y


DATE               FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
MDT 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            29    67      34    66      35    69      38    69
TEMP          35   30 57 59 40   34 62 61 41   35 66 64 45   38 67 67
DEWPT         21   19 25 26 27   26 28 28 27   24 26 27 28   28 24 27
PWIND DIR           W    SW       W     W       W    NW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL   CL CL CL FW   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       0     5       5     5       5    10

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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