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

MANCHESTER RAWS-TELLER CO
39.10N 105.14W ELEV. 8240 FT
257 PM MDT FRI APR 18 2014

DATE           04/18/14      SAT 04/19/14            SUN 04/20/14            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                      40          54          36          57          35
TEMP          65 59 50 45 41 42 46 53 54 51 44 41 37 37 46 53 57 54 49 42 39 35
DEWPT         23 25 28 31 29 28 30 32 35 35 36 37 35 33 32 31 32 31 31 31 30 30
MAX/MIN RH                   62          45          92          37          83
RH            20 27 42 58 62 57 53 44 48 54 73 85 92 85 58 43 38 41 50 65 70 82
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW SW SW  N  N NE NE  N  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  W NW NW
WIND SPD       5  9  5  8  8  5  9  4  6  8  2  3  5  5  5  6  9  6  4  4  4  5
CLOUDS        SC B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          50          50          40          20
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS                SC SC SC SC             SC SC IS
LAL            1  2  1  1  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  4  4  3  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2
10K WIND DIR  SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  W  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
10K WIND SPD  24 24 17 28 31 29 13 11 16 17 17 17 13  9  6 10 14 17 17 14 12 16
MIX HGT       12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  5  7  6  2  1 <1 <1  6  9 10  9  5  2 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SW SW  W  E SE  W  W  E SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    20 19  8 10 10  6  9  4  6  5  1  5  9  8  8  8 10 13 13  5  5  5
SMOKE DISP    EX EX PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD VG GD PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           04/21/14  TUE 04/22/14  WED 04/23/14  THU 04/24/14  FRI 04/25/14
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          58      40    67      41    59      32    50      29    55
TEMP          51 54 43   41 63 64 50   44 59 57 40   32 44 47 33   30 49 53
DEWPT         30 32 34   30 29 25 27   24 17 15 19   18 13 15 18   19 17 19
PWIND DIR         E       S    SW      SW    SW       W     W       W    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10      10     5       5     5       5     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS
TSTMS            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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