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FNUS55 KPUB 280518  
FWFPUB  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR S CNTRL AND SERN COLORADO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
OUTSIDE OF A FEW LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS  
THIS EVENING, EXPECT CLEAR AND DRY WEATHER TONIGHT. WINDS WILL  
DIMINISH THIS EVENING, THOUGH MAY REMAIN GUSTY AT TIMES TONIGHT  
INTO THURSDAY MORNING ACROSS FAR EASTERN COLORADO. DRY WEATHER  
AND GUSTY WINDS CONTINUE ON THURSDAY, WITH A PERIOD OF STRONGER  
WINDS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE FAR EASTERN PLAINS IN THE MORNING. RH  
VALUES DO LOWER IN THIS LOCATION THURSDAY AFTERNOON, WITH NEAR  
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS DEVELOPING.  
 
FROM FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY IT WILL BE DRY AND MILD WITH A GRADUAL  
DECREASE IN WINDS. A CANADIAN COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE  
DISTRICT BY SUNDAY BRINGING MUCH COOLER AND POSSIBLY WETTER  
WEATHER TO THE REGION FROM LATE SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.  
 
SMOKE DISPERSION IS EXPECTED TO BE POOR TO GOOD ACROSS THE  
MOUNTAINS AND MOUNTAIN VALLEYS ON THURSDAY, AND FAIR TO VERY GOOD  
ACROSS THE PLAINS. SMOKE DISPERSION IS EXPECTED TO BE MAINLY POOR  
ACROSS THE AREA ON FRIDAY.  
 
--- THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ---  
 
COZ220-281015-  
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING LAKE COUNTY AND CHAFFEE  
COUNTY-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT). PATCHY BLOWING SNOW.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-33F...EXCEPT 15-24F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........60-88 PERCENT...EXCEPT 84-100 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 44-56 MPH INCREASING TO 48-67 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2400. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY BLOWING SNOW EARLY IN THE  
MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-62F...EXCEPT 31-45F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-29 PERCENT...EXCEPT 33-52 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 51-68 MPH DECREASING TO 26-45 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-32F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-88 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 20-31 MPH DECREASING TO 12-23 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-67F...EXCEPT 39-53F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........14-21 PERCENT...EXCEPT 21-31 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21 TO 34. HIGHS 37 TO 63. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 33. HIGHS  
31 TO 56. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 32. HIGHS  
29 TO 55. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 31. HIGHS  
28 TO 55.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 16 TO 29.  
HIGHS 25 TO 50.  
 

 
 
COZ221-281015-  
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE INCLUDING PIKES PEAK AND FLORISSANT  
FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-32F...EXCEPT 13-24F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-74 PERCENT...EXCEPT 74-92 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST  
10-20 MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 54 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 33 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0100. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-56F...EXCEPT 34-43F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT...EXCEPT 35-42 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 49-66 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 37-55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN  
FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-36F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........63-81 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 31-44 MPH DECREASING TO 14-25 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-64F...EXCEPT 40-49F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-25 PERCENT...EXCEPT 25-33 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 40. HIGHS 44 TO 64. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 33. HIGHS  
27 TO 47. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS  
31 TO 51. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 31. HIGHS  
32 TO 51.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 29.  
HIGHS 28 TO 48.  
 

 
 
COZ222-281015-  
FREMONT COUNTY INCLUDING CANON CITY/HOWARD/TEXAS CREEK-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-36F...EXCEPT 19-23F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........56-74 PERCENT...EXCEPT 77-81 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST  
10-20 MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 44-54 MPH INCREASING TO 41-60 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2400, THEN POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-64F...EXCEPT 42-47F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-24 PERCENT...EXCEPT 30-35 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 47-66 MPH DECREASING TO 32-51 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 3500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN  
FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-39F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........59-85 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN  
THE EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 25-37 MPH DECREASING TO 13-23 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 16 MPH UNTIL 1900, THEN WEST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-70F...EXCEPT 46-53F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-21 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1500, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 43. HIGHS 52 TO 73. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 38. HIGHS 37 TO 54. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 35. HIGHS  
43 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 34. HIGHS  
42 TO 57.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 34.  
HIGHS 38 TO 55.  
 

 
 
COZ223-281015-  
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS INCLUDING WOLF  
CREEK PASS AND CREEDE-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-27F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........65-84 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 54 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2400. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-59F...EXCEPT 37-50F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........21-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 44-62 MPH DECREASING TO 26-45 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN  
FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-31F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-81 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 15-26 MPH DECREASING TO 8-18 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-62F...EXCEPT 41-52F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........21-30 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 31. HIGHS 40 TO 60. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 31. HIGHS 35 TO 55. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 30. HIGHS  
34 TO 54. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 30. HIGHS  
33 TO 52.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 29.  
HIGHS 31 TO 50.  
 

 
 
COZ224-281015-  
SAN LUIS VALLEY INCLUDING ALAMOSA/DEL NORTE/FORT GARLAND/SAGUACHE-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-26F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-92 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 39-54 MPH INCREASING TO 46-64 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-60F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-21 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 47-64 MPH DECREASING TO 25-44 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1100.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-29F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-88 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH  
SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 17-29 MPH DECREASING TO 10-20 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-65F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-22 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 23 TO 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 30. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 29. HIGHS  
IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 29. HIGHS  
IN THE 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 20S.  
HIGHS NEAR 50.  
 

 
 
COZ225-281015-  
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE INCLUDING SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS/WET  
MOUNTAINS/LA VETA PASS-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-32F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........61-77 PERCENT...EXCEPT 74-96 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 39-56 MPH INCREASING TO 45-63 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 28 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-59F...EXCEPT 35-47F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT...EXCEPT 29-37 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 47-66 MPH DECREASING TO 29-47 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN  
FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-37F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........58-75 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 23-35 MPH DECREASING TO 13-23 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-66F...EXCEPT 38-53F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-25 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200, THEN 5500 FT AGL UNTIL  
1700, THEN 2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 40. HIGHS 44 TO 68. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 34 TO 53. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 33. HIGHS  
35 TO 57. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 33. HIGHS  
34 TO 56.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 31.  
HIGHS 30 TO 50.  
 

 
 
COZ226-281015-  
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING MONUMENT AND BLACK FOREST-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-31F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........72-78 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 58-68 MPH INCREASING TO 58-76 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 31 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0100, THEN FAIR UNTIL 0500, THEN  
POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-57F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........26-29 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 61-79 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 51-68 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-33F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........72-78 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN  
THE EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 36-52 MPH DECREASING TO 22-33 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-64F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-25 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS  
61 TO 67. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS  
39 TO 44. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS 45 TO 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS 47 TO 52.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S.  
 

 
 
COZ227-281015-  
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING FORT CARSON AND COLORADO  
SPRINGS-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-33F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........69-75 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 60 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 28 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-61F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........23-26 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 56-75 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 49-67 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN GOOD.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 32-49 MPH DECREASING TO 21-32 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-67F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........21-23 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1500, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 33 TO 39. HIGHS 66 TO 71. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 33. HIGHS IN THE 40S. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 30. HIGHS  
48 TO 53. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 31. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 30.  
HIGHS NEAR 50.  
 

 
 
COZ228-281015-  
PUEBLO COUNTY INCLUDING PUEBLO-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-34F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........64-72 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 56 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-64F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-24 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 53-70 MPH DECREASING TO 46-64 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 17 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN  
FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-37F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........69-92 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 29-47 MPH DECREASING TO 21-32 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-70F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 41. HIGHS 69 TO 74.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS  
50 TO 55. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 32. HIGHS  
52 TO 57.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ229-281015-  
HUERFANO COUNTY INCLUDING WALSENBURG-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-32F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........63-72 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 47-57 MPH INCREASING TO 51-63 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-59F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-26 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 54-66 MPH DECREASING TO 40-59 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 1400. AROUND 9 MPH  
AFTER 1600.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........69-78 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 28-39 MPH DECREASING TO 16-28 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 1900, THEN WEST  
AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-68F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-20 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS  
NEAR 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS  
51 TO 56. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS NEAR 50.  
 

 
 
COZ230-281015-  
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING TRINIDAD AND THATCHER-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-34F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........64-75 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 52-63 MPH INCREASING TO 53-70 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-59F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-27 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 55-73 MPH DECREASING TO 46-64 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-37F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-78 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 29-47 MPH DECREASING TO 21-32 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 1900, THEN WEST  
AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-70F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-20 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 12-23 MPH DECREASING TO 8-18 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 43. HIGHS NEAR 70. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 36. HIGHS 48 TO 55. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 35. HIGHS  
52 TO 60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 35. HIGHS  
53 TO 59.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 34.  
HIGHS 48 TO 53.  
 

 
 
COZ231-281015-  
CROWLEY COUNTY INCLUDING ORDWAY-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-36F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-72 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 57-67 MPH INCREASING TO 60-78 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-65F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-22 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 67-79 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 54-69 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN NORTH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL 1700,  
THEN GOOD.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-32F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-88 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN  
THE EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 37-55 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-69F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-24 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 15-26 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 11-21  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS  
NEAR 70. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS  
NEAR 50. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ232-281015-  
OTERO COUNTY INCLUDING LA JUNTA AND WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-37F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........62-75 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 56-66 MPH INCREASING TO 59-76 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-65F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-22 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 67-78 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 55-70 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN NORTH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-33F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........78-85 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN  
THE EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 38-56 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-70F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-23 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 15-26 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 11-21  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 1400, THEN SOUTHEAST  
AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 32. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ233-281015-  
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING PINON CANYON-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-37F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........61-78 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 56-71 MPH INCREASING TO 61-79 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 2400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 0100, THEN  
POOR UNTIL 0200, THEN FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-60F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........21-27 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 63-79 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 55-74 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 33 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN VERY GOOD.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-36F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........64-85 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 40-59 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-20 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 16-28 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 11-21 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100, THEN 5000 FT AGL UNTIL  
1700, THEN 2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 1400, THEN SOUTHEAST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS 67 TO 72. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS 48 TO 53. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS 52 TO 57. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 33. HIGHS IN THE 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 32.  
HIGHS 46 TO 51.  
 

 
 
COZ234-281015-  
KIOWA COUNTY INCLUDING EADS-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-36F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 61-71 MPH INCREASING TO 69-86 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 36 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-63F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 73-91 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 63-81 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 37 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-31F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........85-92 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 47-66 MPH DECREASING TO 29-46 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-69F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........21-25 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 18-30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 15-25  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN  
SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 70.  
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO  
LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS 47 TO 52. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 20S.  
HIGHS NEAR 50.  
 

 
 
COZ235-281015-  
BENT COUNTY INCLUDING LAS ANIMAS-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-38F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........59-64 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 59-69 MPH INCREASING TO 67-85 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 28 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0100, THEN POOR UNTIL 0300, THEN  
FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-66F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 70-86 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 61-77 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 32 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........72-88 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 45-63 MPH DECREASING TO 29-44 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-71F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-21 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 18-30 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 14-24 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 39. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 33. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 32. HIGHS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 31.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ236-281015-  
PROWERS COUNTY INCLUDING LAMAR-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-38F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 63-73 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND  
INCREASING TO 69-87 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 33 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 2400, THEN FAIR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-65F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-16 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 77-91 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 68-82 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 37 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0900. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-35F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........72-92 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 52-70 MPH DECREASING TO 31-49 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-70F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-24 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN EAST AROUND  
10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 38. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 30. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 30.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ237-281015-  
BACA COUNTY INCLUDING SPRINGFIELD AND EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
1118 PM MDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-39F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 63-73 MPH INCREASING TO 71-87 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 37 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-62F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-19 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 74-90 MPH BECOMING NORTH AND  
DECREASING TO 66-82 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 37 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0900, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-35F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-69 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 51-69 MPH DECREASING TO 29-46 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-70F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-22 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 20-31 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 15-25 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200, THEN 5500 FT AGL UNTIL  
1600, THEN 3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN EAST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 39. HIGHS 70 TO 75. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 50.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS  
NEAR 50.  
 

 
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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