COLORADO CITY RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

COLORADO CITY RAWS-PUEBLO CO
37.95N 104.87W ELEV. 6190 FT
1143 AM MDT THU SEP 18 2014

DATE             THU 09/18/14            FRI 09/19/14            SAT 09/20/14
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                      82          55          80          54          74
TEMP                   79 82 76 64 60 58 55 66 74 78 71 63 58 56 54 65 72 74 68
DEWPT                  37 35 38 42 42 42 42 49 48 49 48 50 48 48 47 50 52 51 50
MIN/MAX RH                   19          72          37          79          44
RH                     22 18 25 45 51 55 61 54 40 36 44 62 69 74 77 58 49 44 52
WIND DIR                E SE SE  S SW  W  W  W  E  E  E  N NW NW NW  N NE NE  E
WIND SPD                8 12 11  6  5  5  6  4  4  5  5  5  5  8  5  9  9 10  9
CLOUDS                 FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                      0           5          30          30          20
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS SC SC IS             IS IS SC
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  2  2
HAINES                  4  4  3  3  5  4  4  4  5  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2
15K WIND DIR           SE SE SE  E SE  S  S  S NW NW NW
15K WIND SPD           10 10  8  2  5  6  8  2  3 10 12
MIX HGT                11 11  9  1  1  2  1  2  7  9  5
T WIND DIR             SE SE SE  S SW  W  W  W NW  W NE
T WIND SPD              8  9 10 14 10  6  5  2  1  3  4
SMOKE DISP             GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT           P  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE               SUN 09/21/14  MON 09/22/14  TUE 09/23/14  WED 09/24/14
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            53    70      51    71      49    71      48    72
TEMP          56   53 64 62 54   51 67 65 55   49 65 64 53   48 64 65
DEWPT         50   51 54 50 49   48 51 50 47   44 48 47 45   43 47 45
PWIND DIR          NE     E      SE    SE      SW    SE      NW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           30    30      30    20      20    10      10     5
RAIN SHWRS    SC   IS IS SC SC   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS   IS IS IS IS   IS IS 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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