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

SPRINGFIELD METAR-BACA CO
37.28N 102.60W ELEV. 4390 FT
140 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE          MON 12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14         THU
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                      23          35          15          47          26
TEMP          43 35 29 27 23 23 24 32 34 27 21 21 17 15 21 41 45 38 26 30 26 29
DEWPT         22 22 23 23 20 18 20 20 21 19 17 16 13 11  9  8 10 11 14 17 17 17
MAX/MIN RH                   87          55          86          22          69
RH            43 59 78 85 88 81 84 61 58 71 84 81 84 84 59 25 23 32 60 58 68 60
WIND DIR       N  N NW  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD      16  8  9 16 21 29 34 42 40 26 23 19 16 12 11 10  9  6  9  9  9  9
WIND GUST                    46 57 57 57 37 34 29
CLOUDS        B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          10           5           0           0
RAIN           S  S                    S
SNOW                    S  S  S  S  S
LAL            1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         3  2  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  4  4  4  2  3  4  4  4
15K WIND DIR  NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
15K WIND SPD  35 42 26 44 44 49 44 48 43 42 35 27 33 59
MIX HGT        7  2  2 <1 <1 <1  2  5  5  3 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NW  N NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW
T WIND SPD    31 12 10 16 26 34 42 51 48 46 31 26 24 19
SMOKE DISP    EX PR PR PR PR PR GD EX EX VG PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT  P  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  P  U  U  U  U  U
HIGH WIND                     W  W  W  W


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
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          57      22    38      17    43      21    49      21    43
TEMP          53 41 28   22 31 26 17   17 36 29 25   21 47 36 29   24 42 33
DEWPT         22 22 21   18 15 14 14   13 12 15 17   15 13 17 21   16 17 15
PWIND DIR         W      NW     N      NW    SW      SW     W       N     N
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     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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