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

MANCHESTER RAWS-TELLER CO
39.10N 105.14W ELEV. 8240 FT
259 PM MDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            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                      48          72          50          71          47
TEMP          67 65 55 52 50 48 58 70 70 64 57 54 52 50 59 71 66 65 55 52 49 47
DEWPT         34 38 39 40 38 37 40 37 37 39 42 38 38 38 37 36 37 36 37 37 38 39
MAX/MIN RH                   68          28          63          28          71
RH            29 37 55 63 63 65 51 30 30 40 57 54 59 63 44 28 34 34 51 56 66 74
WIND DIR       N NE SE SW SW SW SW  W SW  S NE  W SW SW SW  W  N  E SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD       8  9  4  4  4  6  8  6  9  4  4  4 10 11  8  5  9  5  4  4  5  5
CLOUDS        SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          20           5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS                IS IS                IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS                IS IS                IS IS
LAL            2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  1
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  3  4  3  3  3
15K WIND DIR  NW  W NW  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD  10  8 11  6  6  9 11 14 13 16 17 29 34 36 39 33 24 40
MIX HGT       11  9  4  1 <1 <1  2 11 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 13  8
T WIND DIR    NW NW SE SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NE  W SW SW  W  W  W  W
T WIND SPD    10  6 10  5 10 12 12 16 16 17  3  3 12 14 12 26 19 27
SMOKE DISP    GD FR PR PR PR PR PR VG EX VG PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX
CRTCL FWX POT  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14  THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14
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          70      49    71      50    73      51    72      50    69
TEMP          69 67 52   49 65 62 52   51 68 63 54   51 67 61 52   50 66 60
DEWPT         38 37 38   39 39 41 40   41 40 42 39   41 41 44 46   44 45 48
PWIND DIR         W       W    SW       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC   FW FW SC FW   FW FW SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          5       5     5       5    10       5    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS                                                 IS IS      IS IS
TSTMS                                                      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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