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

MANCHESTER RAWS-TELLER CO
39.10N 105.14W ELEV. 8240 FT
249 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

DATE          WED 12/17/14      THU 12/18/14            FRI 12/19/14         SAT
MST 3HRLY     14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05
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                      22          37          17          35          16
TEMP             29 25 24 23 22 25 34 37 29 23 23 20 19 21 32 35 30 21 21 19 16
DEWPT            22 22 21 20 17 16 18 18 16 16 14 12 11 11 11 11 10  8  4  5  6
MAX/MIN RH                   91          46          76          35          68
RH               75 88 88 88 81 68 51 46 58 74 68 71 70 65 41 36 42 56 47 54 64
WIND DIR          E  N NW SW SW  W SW SE  E  S  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD          2  1  1  2  4  3  1  2  2  1  2  3  5  6  4  4  5  6  6  6  6
CLOUDS           OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                     70          20          10           0           0
RAIN
SNOW              L  L  C  C  S  S        S  S
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
15K WIND DIR     SW  W NW NW NW  W SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  W NW
15K WIND SPD      2  4  5  4  5  3  5 12 11  6  9 13 16 16 18 23 26
MIX HGT           2  2  1 <1  1 <1  4  6  2  1  2  1 <1 <1  4  5  3
T WIND DIR       NE  N NW  W  W  W SW  W  E SE NW  W  W NW NW  W  W
T WIND SPD        3  2  2  2  3  2  2  6  3  2  1  3  5  6  8 13 10
SMOKE DISP       PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD 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           12/20/14  SUN 12/21/14  MON 12/22/14  TUE 12/23/14  WED 12/24/14
MST 6HRLY     11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          40      20    40      28    44      21    34      18    40
TEMP          35 32 24   20 35 35 30   28 40 35 26   21 31 28 22   18 35 31
DEWPT         12 12  8    6 11 14 14   15 19 18 13    7  7  5  5    6 11 13
PWIND DIR        NW      SW     W       W     W      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       0     5      10    20      20     5       5    10
RAIN                                          S
SNOW                                    S  S  S  S    S

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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