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

POWDERHOUSE PRESCRIBED BURN
37.64N 106.68W ELEV. 8570 FT
1044 PM MDT SUN OCT 19 2014

DATE           10/19/14      MON 10/20/14            TUE 10/21/14            WED
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                      32          58          35          58          35
TEMP                   39 35 32 42 57 54 46 41 39 38 35 46 57 56 48 43 42 41 35
DEWPT                  33 32 31 32 33 33 37 36 35 32 31 33 36 36 35 35 34 36 33
MAX/MIN RH                   96          40          87          44          93
RH                     79 89 96 67 40 45 71 82 85 79 85 60 45 47 60 73 73 82 92
WIND DIR               SW NW SW NW SE  S  S SW  W  W  W  W  S SW SW SW  W SW  W
WIND SPD                2  2  3  2  5  8  5  3  5  5  6  6  6  8  8  5  5  5  5
WIND GUST                             19
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     10          20          10          30          40
RAIN SHWRS             IS             IS IS             IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
SNOWSHWRS                                                                    IS
TSTMS                                 IS IS             IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2
HAINES                  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
15K WIND DIR           SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW
15K WIND SPD           14 16 11  8  8  6  4  6  8  6  9 11 17 14 16
MIX HGT                 1 <1  1  2  7  7  4  2  1  1  1  3  7  7  4
T WIND DIR             SE NW  W  N SE SE SE SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW
T WIND SPD              3  2  3  2  6  6  5  5  5  6  6  6 13 12 10
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR PR GD GD PR
CRTCL FWX POT           U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           10/22/14  THU 10/23/14  FRI 10/24/14  SAT 10/25/14  SUN 10/26/14
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          53      31    56      32    62      33    62      33    57
TEMP          52 48 36   31 51 44 35   32 57 50 38   34 56 48 39   33 53 48
DEWPT         35 33 30   26 26 27 26   24 29 29 28   25 30 28 29   28 28 27
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       W     W      SW    SW      SW    SW
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR         20       5     0       0     0       0     0       0     0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS
SNOWSHWRS     IS
TSTMS         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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