FORT LYON WILDFIRE EAST SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

FORT LYON WILDFIRE EAST
38.05N 102.92W ELEV. 3860 FT
1147 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

DATE                WED 11/26/14            THU 11/27/14            FRI 11/28/14
MST 3HRLY     02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      48          19          68          27          71
TEMP                      44 38 30 24 20 20 26 56 68 53 39 34 27 28 32 62 70 56
DEWPT                     22 23 22 22 20 20 23 26 26 27 27 26 26 23 25 27 27 28
MIN/MAX RH                   40         100          20          97          19
RH                        41 54 72 92100100 88 31 20 36 62 72 96 81 75 26 20 34
WIND DIR                  SW  E SE SW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD                   5  5  3  5  6  6  6  8  9  5  8  9  8  8 10 10 10  3
WIND GUST                    17       18 18
CLOUDS                    SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                        1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                     2  2  2  3  3  3  4  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5
15K WIND DIR              NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W NW
15K WIND SPD              69 54 47 48 47 33 40 36 33 27 24 24 27 33 39 39 40 25
MIX HGT                    4  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1
T WIND DIR                NW SW  S  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
T WIND SPD                18  5  6  6 11 10 11 11 12  8  9 17 18 19 20 14 24  5
SMOKE DISP                FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR
CRTCL FWX POT              U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  U


DATE               SAT 11/29/14  SUN 11/30/14  MON 12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14
MST 6HRLY     23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            31    67      30    55      17    48      23    62
TEMP          40   34 65 57 38   31 53 46 25   18 43 46 32   27 60 51
DEWPT         26   22 23 24 23   22 19 17 15   12 16 19 21   20 28 28
PWIND DIR           W     W       W    NE       E    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5       0     0

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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