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

NOVEMBER PRESCRIBED BURN
37.09N 106.25W ELEV. 9520 FT
925 PM MDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU
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                      36          57          35          54          32
TEMP                   42 39 36 46 56 56 52 45 41 39 35 42 52 53 50 43 38 35 32
DEWPT                  35 34 33 37 38 37 37 37 36 35 34 34 35 34 32 31 30 29 29
MAX/MIN RH                   92          48          96          47          90
RH                     76 82 89 71 51 49 56 73 82 85 96 73 52 48 50 62 73 78 88
WIND DIR               SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W
WIND SPD                8  8  8  6  8  8 10  9  9  8  4  4  3  5  6  5  4  6  6
CLOUDS                 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          40          40          30          10
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS    IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
SNOWSHWRS                    IS                      SC
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS             IS IS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  3  3  1
HAINES                  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  2  2  2  3  3
15K WIND DIR            S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  W  W NW  W  W NW
15K WIND SPD            8 12 13 12 12 12 10 10 10 16 23 16 14 11  8  6 11 14 14
MIX HGT                 2  1  1  3  7  7  5  3  3  2  1  2  7  8  6  2 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR              S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W SW  W  W  W
T WIND SPD              9 10  9  8 11 11 12 13 14 12  3  4  9  6  4  3  3  6  6
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR PR GD GD FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR PR 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


DATE           10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14  MON 10/27/14
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      32    64      33    63      34    55      28    51
TEMP          53 51 39   32 57 53 39   33 59 54 40   34 51 47 34   28 42 41
DEWPT         28 27 30   26 27 23 22   20 29 26 28   29 30 25 19   21 19 19
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW    SW      SW    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR          0       0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

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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