SPRINGFIELD METAR SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

SPRINGFIELD METAR-BACA CO
37.28N 102.60W ELEV. 4390 FT
1006 AM MDT SAT AUG 30 2014

DATE             SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON 09/01/14
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                      90          62          95          57          88
TEMP                   87 90 85 74 69 67 62 79 92 95 91 72 66 60 58 68 83 87 86
DEWPT                  48 51 50 56 55 52 50 48 42 40 41 45 48 49 49 49 49 48 47
MIN/MAX RH                   26          65          15          75          24
RH                     26 26 30 53 61 59 65 34 18 15 18 38 52 67 72 51 31 26 26
WIND DIR               SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NE  E SE
WIND SPD               11 10 13 16 12 17  6 14 14 20 18  9 10 10 10  9  9 12 14
WIND GUST                       27    28          31
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     10          10           5           5           5
LAL                     1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES                  3  3  4  4  3  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  3  2  2  2  3
15K WIND DIR            W  W SW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW  W
15K WIND SPD           12 20 23 28 24 26 21 20 29 27 25
MIX HGT                13 13 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 15 17 16
T WIND DIR             SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W
T WIND SPD             11 14 16 25 23 24 19 18 25 29 29
SMOKE DISP             VG EX EX PR PR PR PR PR EX EX EX
CRTCL FWX POT           P  P  P  U  U  U  U  P  P  L  P  P  U  U  U  U  P  P  P


DATE               TUE 09/02/14  WED 09/03/14  THU 09/04/14  FRI 09/05/14
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            60    88      64    94      66    91      64    88
TEMP          69   61 85 84 69   64 91 89 72   66 89 86 70   64 86 84
DEWPT         49   54 55 52 56   54 48 44 50   54 52 49 53   55 54 50
PWIND DIR           E    NE       S    SW       S    SW       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10     0       5     5       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS         IS
TSTMS              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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