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

RED DEER RAWS-CHAFFEE CO
38.82N 106.20W ELEV. 8820 FT
401 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                      66          43          72          47          73
TEMP             45 52 62 66 63 54 48 46 43 56 69 72 69 58 53 50 48 59 70 73 69
DEWPT            37 38 37 37 37 39 38 37 35 38 34 33 34 38 39 38 37 38 35 31 32
MIN/MAX RH                   34          75          24          68          21
RH               73 59 39 34 38 57 68 71 73 51 27 24 27 47 59 63 65 45 27 21 25
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N  W  W  W  W  N  E  S SE SW  W NW NW  W SW  W  W
WIND SPD          8  8 10 13  6  3  4  6  6  3  4  4  2  3  4  4  5  5  6 12 12
CLOUDS           B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     40          10          10          10          10
RAIN SHWRS       IS SC SC SC IS IS                IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS               IS SC SC IS IS                IS IS IS             IS IS
LAL               1  2  4  4  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  2  3
HAINES            2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  4  3  4  3
15K WIND DIR     NW  N NW NW NW  N  N  N NW  N  N  W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD     19 21 19 13 16 17 14  8  5  6  5  1  5  8 11 13 17 18 18 17 20
MIX HGT           3  5  8  9  8  4  2  2  2  5  9 12 11  4  2  2  2  4 11 13 11
T WIND DIR        W NW NW  N  N NW  W  W NW  N NW  W  W SE  W NW NW  W  W  W  W
T WIND SPD        9 17 17 18 16  4  6  8  8  8  6  6  8  8  3  5  6 12 17 19 21
SMOKE DISP       PR GD VG VG VG PR PR PR PR PR FR GD GD PR PR PR PR FR EX EX EX
CRTCL FWX POT     U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  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            49    71      46    72      47    73      47    73
TEMP          55   50 69 67 54   47 69 69 54   49 70 70 53   49 71 69
DEWPT         38   37 34 32 37   35 34 33 39   38 35 36 40   40 36 38
PWIND DIR           W     W       W     W       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    10       5     5       5     5       5    10

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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