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

HAT SPRINGS PRESCRIBED BURN
38.08N 106.45W ELEV. 9860 FT
925 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            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                      37          50          34          46          33
TEMP                   40 38 38 42 48 50 47 41 37 35 34 39 44 46 43 39 36 35 33
DEWPT                  35 33 33 35 36 34 36 35 34 32 30 31 32 31 30 29 28 28 27
MAX/MIN RH                   86          55          90          55          81
RH                     82 82 82 76 63 54 65 79 89 89 85 73 62 55 60 67 72 75 78
WIND DIR               SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD                9 10 10  9  8  9  8  6  8 10  9  9  8 10  6  5  5  8  9
CLOUDS                 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR                      5          40          50          20          10
RAIN SHWRS                      IS IS SC SC SC SC SC    IS IS IS
SNOWSHWRS                                         SC IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS             IS IS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  3  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  3  3  1
HAINES                  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2
15K WIND DIR            S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW
15K WIND SPD           10 13 13 10 11 13 11 12 12 21 26 21 20 20 13 11 16 23 19
MIX HGT                 1  1  1  3  6  7  6  3  2  2  1  3  6  6  5  3  1 <1  1
T WIND DIR              S SW SW SW SW SW  S  W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
T WIND SPD              9  9  9  8  9 12 10  5 11 13 10 12 14 13  9  4  5  8 11
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR PR FR GD FR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT           U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14
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          52      33    61      34    59      32    51      26    47
TEMP          46 47 37   35 55 54 40   35 55 52 37   32 47 43 29   26 40 41
DEWPT         29 27 23   23 26 22 25   24 28 27 28   27 29 24 22   20 18 20
PWIND DIR         W       W     W      SW    SW      SW    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW SC
POP 12HR          0       0     0       5     5       5     5      10     5

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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