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
515 PM MDT FRI JUL 25 2014

DATE           07/25/14      SAT 07/26/14            SUN 07/27/14            MON
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                      61          90          61          80          59
TEMP             79 73 68 64 62 80 90 88 83 74 68 64 61 67 79 77 73 65 64 63 59
DEWPT            51 53 53 53 47 49 47 47 48 51 52 51 51 54 56 57 57 56 56 55 55
MAX/MIN RH                   67          23          73          44          86
RH               38 49 59 67 58 34 23 24 30 44 57 63 70 63 45 50 57 73 75 75 87
WIND DIR          N NW  N  N  N  N NE SE NE  N NE  N  N NE SE  S  S  S SE  S SE
WIND SPD          9  9  6  6 13  9 10 13  8  6  5  5  6  8  9 12 11  8  5  4  3
CLOUDS           B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     40          30          30          30          30
RAIN SHWRS       SC IS             IS SC SC IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            SC IS             IS SC SC IS       IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL               4  3  1  1  1  1  3  4  4  3  1  1  2  2  4  4  4
HAINES            3  3  3  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  3  3  3  2  3
15K WIND DIR      W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W NW SW  W  W SW  W  W  N NW  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD      5 11 14 16 16 16 13  6  9  8  6  8  5 10 16 13  5  3  5  9 12
MIX HGT          11  3  2  1  1  9 13 13 11  5  2  2  2  4  7  6  4  3  3  3  2
T WIND DIR        W  W NW NW NW  N NW  W  W  N  E  E  N  E SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD        9  4  6  8 13 12  8  8  9  2  6  5  8  2  5  8  6 11 13 12  8
SMOKE DISP       GD PR PR PR PR GD GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT     P  U  U  U  U  P  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14  THU 07/31/14  FRI 08/01/14
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          79      59    79      57    76      56    77      55    76
TEMP          74 73 64   60 78 74 64   58 74 70 61   57 74 75 64   56 73 72
DEWPT         57 57 59   55 55 56 56   54 54 53 53   52 53 53 53   52 53 53
PWIND DIR         S       S     E       N    NE      NW    NE      SW    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1
POP 12HR         30      30    30      30    30      20    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC   IS IS SC SC   IS IS SC IS   IS IS IS IS         IS
TSTMS            SC SC   IS IS SC SC   IS IS SC 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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