BLACK MOUNTAIN RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

BLACK MOUNTAIN RAWS-HUERFANO CO
37.86N 105.28W ELEV. 8980 FT
641 AM MDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      56          33          64          37          59
TEMP                37 52 56 54 43 38 35 36 45 58 64 62 49 43 38 37 42 54 59 55
DEWPT               21 21 23 24 23 23 22 21 21 20 19 18 19 21 21 21 23 24 23 22
MIN/MAX RH                   27          62          17          54          25
RH                  52 29 27 31 45 54 59 54 38 23 17 18 30 41 50 52 46 31 25 27
WIND DIR            NW  W  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SE SW SW  S
WIND SPD             9  5  6  8  5  8  9  9 10 10 11 10  9 12 11  5  8  6  6  5
WIND GUST                                                  23
CLOUDS              SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           5          20
RAIN SHWRS                                                             IS IS IS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  5  3  3  3  4  3  3  3  3  3  4
15K WIND DIR        NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD        23 24 19 18 23 14 14 26 23 23 26 28 31 35 42 34 37 37 25 21
MIX HGT              1  6  9 10  2  2  1  1  2  8 11 11  2  1  1  1  2  9 13 12
T WIND DIR          NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W NW  W  W  W  W  W NW SE  W  W  W
T WIND SPD           9 13 19 20  6  9 11 11 12 21 23 25 11 14 13  6  8 25 24 17
SMOKE DISP          PR GD EX EX PR PR PR PR PR VG EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX
CRTCL FWX POT        U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE               MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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            34    58      34    59      35    57      32    55
TEMP          40   34 54 55 41   35 55 57 42   36 52 55 39   33 51 52
DEWPT         22   23 24 22 26   24 24 24 25   23 23 22 22   19 19 19
PWIND DIR          SW     W       W     W       W    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20    20      20    10      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS    IS         IS IS         IS IS   IS IS IS IS
SNOWSHWRS                                      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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