COLORADO SPRINGS METAR SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

COLORADO SPRINGS METAR-EL PASO CO
38.83N 104.72W ELEV. 6140 FT
636 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

DATE           10/01/14      THU 10/02/14            FRI 10/03/14            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                      36          61          33          60          39
TEMP                47 41 39 36 42 56 61 58 50 45 38 33 41 54 60 54 47 44 41 40
DEWPT               38 36 34 32 32 28 26 27 26 25 25 24 27 27 27 28 28 28 28 28
MAX/MIN RH                   85          26          69          28          64
RH                  71 82 82 85 67 34 26 30 39 45 59 69 57 35 28 36 47 53 59 62
WIND DIR             N  N  N  N  N NW  S  S  N  E  N NW  S SE SE SE  S SW NW NW
WIND SPD            18 16 14 12 11  8  6  6  5  9 11  9  5  6 11  4  3  4  6  9
CLOUDS              OV B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     60          10           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS          SC IS IS
TSTMS
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2
15K WIND DIR         W SW  W NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
15K WIND SPD        34 29 25 16 25 29 37 34 34 39 54 59 54 50 44 41 39 37 37 37
MIX HGT              2  1  1  1  3  7  8  4  2  2  2  2  2  4  5  3  2  1  1  1
T WIND DIR           N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  N  N  N  N SW NW NW  W  S SW NW NW
T WIND SPD          17 18 17 16 23 23 18  8  3  6 19 14  3 11 12  4  5  6  8  9
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR FR VG VG PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT        U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14  TUE 10/07/14  WED 10/08/14
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          72      43    70      42    74      45    76      47    74
TEMP          65 64 48   43 65 62 47   43 68 65 49   45 71 69 54   49 71 68
DEWPT         29 30 29   29 31 32 31   29 30 31 30   30 32 33 31   32 35 36
PWIND DIR        SW      NW     N       W    NW      SW     S      SW     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     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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