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
836 PM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

DATE          SUN 12/21/14      MON 12/22/14            TUE 12/23/14         WED
MST 3HRLY     14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05
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                      30          41          18          35          16
TEMP                   39 34 33 31 40 38 31 22 22 21 20 19 30 35 27 19 19 16 19
DEWPT                  25 24 24 21 18 16 14 11  9  9 10  9  9  8  8  7  4  3  3
MAX/MIN RH                   71          38          67          32          60
RH                     57 66 69 66 41 40 49 62 57 59 64 64 41 32 44 59 51 56 49
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD               14  9  9 11 13 14 11 14 17 24 21 26 24 21 14 11  9  9  8
WIND GUST                          26 27 26 28 35 35 39 43 43 40 32 25
CLOUDS                 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     30          20          30           5           0
RAIN SHWRS             SC IS       IS IS
SNOW                                      C  S  S  S
SNOWSHWRS                 IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  3  2  2  3  4  3
15K WIND DIR           NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
15K WIND SPD           73 60 55 58 55 47 31 32 33 33 56 52 46 49 49
MIX HGT                <1 <1  1  1  8 10  3  3  2  2 <1  2  5  7  3
T WIND DIR             NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD             12 11 10 13 36 35 11 20 19 21 20 28 56 48 35
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR PR EX EX PR FR PR PR PR FR EX EX VG
CRTCL FWX POT           U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           12/24/14  THU 12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14
MST 6HRLY     11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          47      28    51      18    34      14    40      18    44
TEMP          40 38 29   32 51 41 22   20 32 31 19   16 37 36 24   20 43 37
DEWPT         12 15 12   13 18 17 13   10  9  8  5    0  2  6  4    3 10 11
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       N     W      SW     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0     5      10    10       5     5       5    10
RAIN                               S
SNOW                               S    S  S

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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