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

SALIDA RAWS-CHAFFEE CO
38.78N 105.95W ELEV. 9620 FT
951 PM MST FRI NOV 28 2014

DATE          FRI 11/28/14      SAT 11/29/14            SUN 11/30/14         MON
MST 3HRLY     14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05
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                      30          46          25          40          20
TEMP                   30 33 33 34 42 46 36 35 33 31 27 26 37 40 31 28 26 22 21
DEWPT                   3  4  3  3  5  3  4  6  7  8  8  8 11 10 10 12 10 10  9
MAX/MIN RH                   31          16          49          29          68
RH                     31 29 27 26 21 16 25 29 33 37 44 46 33 28 41 50 50 59 59
WIND DIR               SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD                4 11 14 12 17 20 18 17 29 26 25 21 21 20 12  9  8  8  8
WIND GUST                    32 27 35 39 42    41 36 35
CLOUDS                 FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  3  4  4  4  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  2
15K WIND DIR            W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
15K WIND SPD           50 64 60 59 65 65 67 66 44 62 60 46 42 43 51
MIX HGT                 1  1 <1 <1  2  3  2  1  1  1 <1 <1  3  4  2
T WIND DIR              W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
T WIND SPD             33 33 35 34 32 31 35 39 46 44 42 39 29 27 19
SMOKE DISP             PR PR PR PR FR GD FR FR FR FR PR PR GD GD PR
CRTCL FWX POT           U  U  U  U  P  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           12/01/14  TUE 12/02/14  WED 12/03/14  THU 12/04/14  FRI 12/05/14
MST 6HRLY     11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17 23   05 11 17
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          40      22    44      24    41      22    39      20    38
TEMP          35 33 24   22 35 33 25   24 36 33 26   23 34 31 23   20 33 30
DEWPT         15 13  9    6 12 11  8   12 19 17 15   13 20 16 13    9 17 14
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       W     W       W     W       W     W
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5       0     0       5    10      10    10       5     5
RAIN                                          S
SNOW                                       S  S  S    S  S

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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