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

BLACK MOUNTAIN RAWS-HUERFANO CO
37.86N 105.28W ELEV. 8980 FT
158 AM MST THU MAR 5 2015

DATE                THU 03/05/15            FRI 03/06/15            SAT 03/07/15
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                      33          10          45          20          42
TEMP           6  1 11 27 33 27 16 14 13 10 22 40 45 41 28 21 25 20 31 39 42 40
DEWPT         -3 -6  1  7  9 10  7  4  2  2  7 15 19 18 16 10 12  8 16 20 22 23
MIN/MAX RH                   34          66          33          66          44
RH            66 72 63 42 36 48 67 64 61 69 52 36 35 39 60 62 57 59 53 46 44 50
WIND DIR       W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W NW NW  W SW SE SE  S
WIND SPD      10 10 11 10  9  8 10  8  8  8  6  4  3  3  5  4  3  2  1  2  3  3
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         4  5  4  4  5  5  5  5  4  5  4  4  4  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  3
15K WIND DIR   N NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW SW  W  W
15K WIND SPD  28 26 32 24 16 14 13 13 13 17 14 11 11 12 10 10 10  6  2  3  9 13
MIX HGT        1  1 <1  2  3  2  1  1 <1 <1  1  2  4  2  1  1  1  1  2  3  4  3
T WIND DIR    NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W NW NW  N  N  E  S SW
T WIND SPD     9 12 13 11 12 10 12 12 11 10  9  4  4  2  5  5  4  3  2  4  4  5
SMOKE DISP    PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR 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  U


DATE               SUN 03/08/15  MON 03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15
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            19    44      22    47      25    48      26    49
TEMP          22   20 38 39 23   24 38 41 27   26 40 40 29   27 42 42
DEWPT         13   12 23 23 16   14 23 24 16   13 20 22 19   16 22 24
PWIND DIR          SW     E      SW     W       W    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5       5     5       5     5       5     5

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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