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
1141 PM MDT TUE OCT 21 2014

DATE           10/21/14      WED 10/22/14            THU 10/23/14            FRI
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                      46          66          41          72          43
TEMP                   51 50 46 54 63 66 59 50 45 42 41 51 65 72 63 54 46 44 44
DEWPT                  41 40 39 39 37 36 37 37 37 36 35 34 33 33 32 33 33 32 30
MAX/MIN RH                   74          33          80          24          63
RH                     68 68 76 57 38 33 44 61 73 79 79 52 30 24 31 45 60 62 57
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N SE SE SE SE SE NE  N NW  S  S  S  S  W NW NW
WIND SPD                6  8  8  5  8 10  8  4  3  1  4  2  4  6  6  3  4  6  6
CLOUDS                 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL
POP 12HR                     20          10          10           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS IS       IS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  3  2  3  3  4  5  5
15K WIND DIR           SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  W NW  W NW NW  W  W
15K WIND SPD           16 16 12 11 16 21 21 24 25 23 19 17 23 29 25 25 17 16 18
MIX HGT                 1  1  1  2  8  9  4  2  2  1  1  2  6  9  3  2  1  1  1
T WIND DIR              N  N  N  N  W SW  S  S SE  W NW NW  W NW  S SW  W NW NW
T WIND SPD              6  5  6  3  8 12 10  9  5  2  5  4 12 16  6  6  5  9  9
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR PR FR GD PR PR PR PR PR PR GD VG PR PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT           U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14
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          76      45    78      45    70      40    53      32    57
TEMP          71 65 49   45 71 66 48   45 64 59 43   40 42 42 34   32 48 48
DEWPT         29 31 31   30 31 28 31   31 33 29 30   30 29 28 26   24 27 28
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW    SW       W     N      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0       0     0       5     5       5    10       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                                                 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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