HAT SPRINGS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

HAT SPRINGS PRESCRIBED BURN
38.08N 106.45W ELEV. 9860 FT
250 PM MDT MON SEP 15 2014

DATE           09/15/14      TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU
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                      42          64          43          66          43
TEMP          71 61 52 46 44 42 51 60 64 62 52 47 45 43 53 63 65 64 53 48 45 43
DEWPT         31 33 35 36 36 36 38 36 33 31 32 31 32 32 33 33 31 30 32 35 35 36
MAX/MIN RH                   79          30          65          26          78
RH            23 35 52 68 73 79 61 41 31 31 46 53 60 65 46 32 28 28 44 60 68 76
WIND DIR       S SW  S SW SW  W  W  W  W NW NW  W  W  W  W  S  S SE SW SW SW  W
WIND SPD       4  9  4  6  9  9  9  8  4  3  3  3  5  4  3  5  9  8  6  5  5  6
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10           5          10           5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS
LAL            3  3  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
15K WIND DIR  SW  W NW NW NW NW  N  N NW  N  N  W  W NW  N NE  N  E
15K WIND SPD   1  4  5 10 13 16 11  6  5  3  2  3  5  5  4  2  1  2
MIX HGT       12  7  2  1  1 <1  3 10 11 10  2  1  1  1  3 10 11 10
T WIND DIR     W  W  S SW SW  W NW NW NW NW  E SW SW  W  W NW NW NW
T WIND SPD     9  9  6  8  9  9 11 10  9  6  2  3  4  4  2  4  4  3
SMOKE DISP    GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD GD PR PR PR PR PR PR FR PR
CRTCL FWX POT  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           09/18/14  FRI 09/19/14  SAT 09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14  MON 09/22/14
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          65      44    63      43    62      41    61      41    62
TEMP          62 63 48   44 60 61 47   43 59 60 45   41 58 59 45   41 59 60
DEWPT         39 38 40   40 44 42 40   39 42 40 41   39 43 41 39   39 45 46
PWIND DIR         S      SW     W      NW    SW      SE     S      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10      10    20      20    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS      IS IS IS      IS SC IS   IS IS SC IS   IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS      IS IS IS      IS SC IS   IS IS SC 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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