LIBERTY PRESCRIBED BURN SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

LIBERTY PRESCRIBED BURN
37.91N 105.64W ELEV. 8290 FT
548 PM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

DATE           08/01/14      SAT 08/02/14            SUN 08/03/14            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                      49          76          51          78          52
TEMP             60 56 55 52 49 61 72 75 69 61 57 55 51 63 73 78 72 62 58 55 52
DEWPT            49 47 46 45 45 48 50 47 46 46 46 46 45 48 50 48 48 47 48 47 46
MAX/MIN RH                   85          38          82          35          83
RH               67 72 72 77 86 62 46 37 44 58 67 72 80 58 44 35 42 58 69 74 80
WIND DIR          E  E  E  E  N NW SE SE SE  E SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          8  8  4  3  3  2  5  6  6  4  1  3  3  5  4  6  6  5  5  6  5
CLOUDS           B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     60          30          30          30          30
RAIN SHWRS       SC NM IS IS IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
LAL               2  2  3  2  3  3  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  4  4  4
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
15K WIND DIR     SE SE SE SW  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E NE NE  E SE SE SE  S  S  S
15K WIND SPD      3  3  5  3  4  8 10  8  8  5  4  1  3  5  6  8 11  8  9 12  9
MIX HGT           8  6  4  2  2  5  9 10  9  6  3  3  2  4  9 10  8  4  3  3  2
T WIND DIR        E  E SE  E  N  N NE NE NE  E SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD        3  5  4  2  1  3  5  4  5  3  4  4  4  2  2  5  6  5  8  6  5
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR 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  U  U


DATE           08/04/14  TUE 08/05/14  WED 08/06/14  THU 08/07/14  FRI 08/08/14
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          79      51    79      50    79      50    78      49    78
TEMP          75 72 59   52 73 73 57   51 74 73 58   51 73 71 57   50 73 70
DEWPT         48 48 48   47 50 47 47   44 47 43 45   43 46 44 45   45 45 45
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW       W     W       W     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         30      30    30      30    20      10    20      20    20
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC      IS SC SC   IS    IS IS      IS IS IS   IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC      IS SC SC   IS    IS IS      IS IS 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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