FORT CARSON RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

FORT CARSON RAWS-EL PASO CO
38.69N 104.77W ELEV. 6700 FT
845 PM MDT THU OCT 30 2014

DATE           10/30/14      FRI 10/31/14            SAT 11/01/14            SUN
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                      33          57          38          70          42
TEMP                47 37 35 33 40 52 56 51 47 40 38 41 47 64 70 62 52 47 43 42
DEWPT               24 25 25 25 29 32 30 28 25 25 26 26 30 32 32 32 33 31 34 30
MAX/MIN RH                   75          34          62          24          70
RH                  40 61 66 72 64 46 37 41 42 55 62 55 51 30 24 32 48 53 70 62
WIND DIR             S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD             5  5  5  3  4  9 12  6  3  3  5  8  5 10 14 10  9  9 10  9
CLOUDS              FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
LAL                  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  3  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  4  4  4  4
15K WIND DIR        NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW
15K WIND SPD        28 25 28 24 19 18 25 23 26 24 18 19 18 23 29 32 33 36 32 47
MIX HGT              2  2  2  1  2  3  3  2  1  1  1  1  1  5  7  5  2  2  2  2
T WIND DIR           S  S  S SE SE  S SW  S  S  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W SW SW
T WIND SPD           5  6  3  2  5 11 14  9  2  3  6  9  5 19 27 19 10 10 12 12
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD EX VG PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT        U  U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  P  U  U  U  U
FREEZE                     W  W


DATE           11/02/14  MON 11/03/14  TUE 11/04/14  WED 11/05/14  THU 11/06/14
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          64      35    49      29    52      32    59      35    63
TEMP          61 58 42   35 46 40 35   31 44 43 32   32 52 49 39   36 57 54
DEWPT         27 23 27   27 32 30 27   25 28 25 20   18 22 24 21   20 25 26
PWIND DIR        SW       W     N       N    SW       W    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5       5    20      10     5       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS IS
SNOWSHWRS                   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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