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
1140 PM MDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            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                      53          82          56          84          53
TEMP                   59 56 54 67 79 81 76 69 62 58 57 72 83 83 75 63 59 55 53
DEWPT                  46 44 44 45 43 41 42 45 44 43 42 41 41 42 43 45 45 44 44
MAX/MIN RH                   70          24          60          23          72
RH                     62 64 69 45 28 24 30 42 52 57 57 33 23 24 32 52 60 66 71
WIND DIR               SW SW  W  S  S  S  S  S NW  W  W  W SW SW  N  N SW SW SW
WIND SPD                2  3  3  3  5  5  6  3  3  3  4  3  4  4  5  3  3  3  2
CLOUDS                 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     10          10          20           5           5
RAIN SHWRS                               IS
TSTMS                                    IS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  3  4  4  3  3
15K WIND DIR           NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD            8  8  8 10 12 18 18 20 24 28 27 28 28 17 31
MIX HGT                 2  2  2  3 11 12  8  1  1  1  2  3 13 16  7
T WIND DIR             SW SW SW SW  W  W SW  S NW  W  W  W  W  W NW
T WIND SPD              4  5  5 11 12 12 14  4  3  5  5 19 21 17 17
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR PR VG VG VG PR 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           09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14  THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14
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          81      54    81      56    85      57    83      56    79
TEMP          76 78 61   55 76 73 61   57 81 75 63   58 79 74 61   57 75 71
DEWPT         44 44 46   45 44 48 49   45 45 45 45   43 45 48 51   49 52 54
PWIND DIR        SW      NW     S       S    SW      SW    SW       W     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          5       5     5       5     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                                                               IS
TSTMS                                                                    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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