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
141 PM MDT WED SEP 17 2014

DATE           09/17/14      THU 09/18/14            FRI 09/19/14            SAT
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                      54          85          57          82          54
TEMP          87 82 68 65 60 55 70 82 85 80 67 63 61 57 68 80 82 77 64 63 58 54
DEWPT         42 37 41 49 48 46 45 42 42 45 49 53 54 54 53 53 52 53 54 55 54 52
MAX/MIN RH                   68          22          90          35          96
RH            21 20 37 56 64 72 41 24 22 29 52 70 78 90 59 39 35 43 70 75 86 93
WIND DIR      SE SE  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW
WIND SPD       8  9  9 10 10  8  9  9 14 14 11 14 12 10 13 14 21 12 11  5  6 10
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                      5           5           5          40          40
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS SC SC SC IS
TSTMS                                                IS IS SC SC SC IS
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         5  4  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  5  4  4  4  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
15K WIND DIR  SE SE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  N  N  N
15K WIND SPD   9  3  8 12 13 12 10  9  9 13 17 16 18 19 21 28 17 21  9  9 17 18
MIX HGT       14 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 10 11  9  2  2  1 <1  3  8  9  6  3  2 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  S SW  W NW
T WIND SPD     4  4 18 16 13  9  9  9 11 14 27 24 23 18 27 24 23 19 24 18 10 13
SMOKE DISP    FR FR PR FR PR PR PR GD VG VG FR PR PR PR GD EX EX VG GD PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT  P  P  P  U  U  U  U  P  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  U


DATE           09/20/14  SUN 09/21/14  MON 09/22/14  TUE 09/23/14  WED 09/24/14
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          77      52    76      51    76      50    72      46    70
TEMP          75 73 61   53 73 73 59   52 73 72 58   51 70 68 54   47 66 69
DEWPT         51 50 54   51 50 49 52   50 49 48 52   48 47 47 50   45 48 45
PWIND DIR         N       E    SE       S     S       S    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          5       5    10      10    10      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS                  IS IS IS            IS   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                       IS IS IS            IS   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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