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

MANCHESTER RAWS-TELLER CO
39.10N 105.14W ELEV. 8240 FT
315 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

DATE             THU 10/23/14            FRI 10/24/14            SAT 10/25/14
MDT 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      63          43          69          41          69
TEMP             38 45 57 63 57 50 45 45 43 47 64 69 59 50 45 42 41 45 63 69 57
DEWPT            28 26 24 25 25 26 25 22 21 24 24 23 25 25 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
MIN/MAX RH                   22          46          17          51          18
RH               67 47 28 23 29 39 45 40 41 40 22 17 27 37 43 48 50 43 22 18 28
WIND DIR         SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW  E  W  W SW  W SW SE SE SE
WIND SPD          5  6  4  4  4  8  9 10 10 10  3  2  3  2  6  9  9  4  3  5  6
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  3  4  5  5  5  5  3  2  3  4  4  4  4  4  3  4
15K WIND DIR     NW NW NW NW  W NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW SW
15K WIND SPD     18 19 21 23 29 31 26 20 20 20 21 21 19 18 18 17 16 12 18 26 23
MIX HGT          <1  1  6  8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  8  2
T WIND DIR        W  W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW SW  S
T WIND SPD        6  9 14 17 17 12 12 13 14 12 11 14 10  2  6 10  9  4 11 16  8
SMOKE DISP       PR PR GD VG GD PR PR PR PR PR FR VG FR PR PR PR PR PR GD VG 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               SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14  TUE 10/28/14  WED 10/29/14
MDT 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            41    62      36    48      25    47      28    52
TEMP          45   41 55 51 41   36 42 35 28   25 39 37 29   28 45 43
DEWPT         23   25 26 21 25   28 22 24 21   19 18 21 17   18 20 20
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       W    NW      NW    SW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   FW SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5    20      20     5       5     5
RAIN SHWRS                          IS IS IS
SNOWSHWRS                                 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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