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
731 AM MDT FRI AUG 1 2014

DATE             FRI 08/01/14            SAT 08/02/14            SUN 08/03/14
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                      80          57          81          58          86
TEMP                65 76 80 75 67 63 61 57 64 75 81 77 67 62 60 58 67 79 86 78
DEWPT               55 53 55 57 57 57 57 55 55 52 52 52 54 54 54 53 54 52 52 54
MIN/MAX RH                   41          93          37          85          31
RH                  70 45 42 54 70 81 87 93 73 45 37 42 63 75 81 83 63 39 31 43
WIND DIR            SW SE SE  S  W SW  W SW SW SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD             5  6 10 10 10  6  6  5  5  9 14 13  8  9  9  9  5  6  8 12
CLOUDS              B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          40          10          10           5
RAIN SHWRS             IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                  IS SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                  1  3  4  4  4  3  2  2  2  2  2  1
HAINES               2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  3  3
15K WIND DIR         N NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  W NE SE SE
15K WIND SPD         6  4  6  6 17 14 11  4 12  9 12 12  6  4  6  5  1  3  4  2
MIX HGT              5  8  9  9  4  2  2  1  4  9 10  8  4  2  2  1  4  8 12 10
T WIND DIR          SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S SE SE  S SE  S  S SW  W SW  S  S SW
T WIND SPD           1  2  3  4 10 10  6  4 13  8  5  6 17 14 14 11  5  2  4  6
SMOKE DISP          PR PR PR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR GD
CRTCL FWX POT        U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  U


DATE               MON 08/04/14  TUE 08/05/14  WED 08/06/14  THU 08/07/14
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            61    87      61    87      61    81      60    80
TEMP          66   62 84 82 68   63 85 82 68   62 79 76 66   61 77 78
DEWPT         55   56 52 56 58   57 51 55 58   58 56 58 59   59 56 57
PWIND DIR           S    SW      SW     W       W     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC B1
POP 12HR            5    20       5    20      10    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS               IS            IS IS      IS IS IS   IS IS IS
TSTMS                    IS            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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