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

PINON CANYON RAWS-LAS ANIMAS CO
37.54N 104.02W ELEV. 5360 FT
906 AM MDT THU AUG 28 2014

DATE             THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14            SAT 08/30/14
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                      79          55          83          56          88
TEMP                65 75 79 77 66 62 59 56 70 81 83 81 68 63 60 56 72 86 88 84
DEWPT               46 45 44 46 51 50 49 48 49 45 44 42 46 47 48 49 49 44 43 40
MIN/MAX RH                   30          79          24          77          21
RH                  50 34 29 33 58 65 69 74 47 28 25 25 45 56 64 77 44 23 21 21
WIND DIR            NW  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W  N NE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD             9  8  5  8  6  5  8  8  9  5  3  4  4  5  8  9  6  8 10 11
CLOUDS              SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          20           5          10          10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS IS                   IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS IS                   IS IS
LAL                  1  1  3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  2
HAINES               2  2  3  3  2  3  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  4
15K WIND DIR         W  W  W NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW
15K WIND SPD        21 21 25 23 18 14 19 21 20 17 13 19 12 13 11 10 10 17 16 14
MIX HGT              6  9 11 10  7  3  2 <1  6 10 11 10  3  2 <1  1  3 13 14 14
T WIND DIR           W  W  W NW NW NW  W  W NW NW NW  W  E SE  S SW SW  W SW SW
T WIND SPD          14 12 11 12 14 11  6 10 16 14 11  9  6 10 11 14 17 14 14 16
SMOKE DISP          GD GD VG VG GD PR PR PR GD VG VG GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX
CRTCL FWX POT        U  P  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  P


DATE               SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14
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            59    90      56    86      57    84      58    87
TEMP          66   59 87 82 64   58 82 83 67   58 80 80 66   60 84 82
DEWPT         48   45 36 38 48   48 44 44 50   50 48 48 52   52 46 45
PWIND DIR          SW     W      NW     E       S    NE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     5       5     5       5     5      10     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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