RED CREEK RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

RED CREEK RAWS-PUEBLO CO
38.20N 105.00W ELEV. 5760 FT
358 AM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

DATE             WED 08/27/14            THU 08/28/14            FRI 08/29/14
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          56          75          53          78
TEMP             58 66 77 80 77 65 61 59 57 68 74 74 71 61 56 57 53 68 77 78 75
DEWPT            55 54 53 51 50 51 47 45 43 43 44 45 47 47 47 45 44 43 42 42 42
MIN/MAX RH                   36          63          34          73          27
RH               90 65 43 36 39 60 60 60 59 40 34 35 42 60 72 64 71 40 29 28 31
WIND DIR          W  W  W SE NE NW NW  W  W NW NE NE NE  N NW  W  W NW  E  E  E
WIND SPD          3  5  3  2  2  9  8  9  6  8  5  6  6  3  5  5  6  5  5  5  9
CLOUDS           B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          30          30          20          10
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
LAL               3  2  3  3  4  4  2  2  2  2  4  4  3  3  1  1  1
HAINES            2  2  3  3  4  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3
15K WIND DIR      W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W SW  W NW NW NW  N  N NW NW  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD     21 17 25 25 17  6 10 16 17 12  9 16 20 19 10  6  6  6  9 13 14
MIX HGT           3  5  9 12 11  1  1  1  1  8  9  9  7  3  1  2  1  7  9  9  8
T WIND DIR        W  W SW SW SW NW  W  W NW  W  W NW NW SW  W  W  W NW  W  W SW
T WIND SPD        9 20 20 18 14 11 10 11  9  8  3  5  6  1  5  6  8  4  5  6  5
SMOKE DISP       PR GD EX EX VG PR PR PR PR FR PR FR FR PR PR PR PR PR FR FR FR
CRTCL FWX POT     U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P


DATE               SAT 08/30/14  SUN 08/31/14  MON 09/01/14  TUE 09/02/14
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            57    86      59    88      59    84      57    78
TEMP          64   58 79 77 64   60 84 79 66   60 79 78 62   58 73 71
DEWPT         43   42 43 43 40   38 38 40 36   38 40 44 44   44 44 43
PWIND DIR          SW     S      SW    SW       W     S      NW     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW SC FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5     5       0     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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