748  
FNUS55 KPUB 240255  
FWFPUB  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR S CNTRL AND SERN COLORADO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AN UPPER SYSTEM WILL PASS BY TO THE NORTH DROPPING A COLD FRONT  
ACROSS THE PLAINS ON MONDAY. WARM TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED  
MONDAY AFTERNOON BEFORE COOLER AIR ARRIVES FOR TUESDAY INTO  
WEDNESDAY. AN INCREASE IN SHOWERS IS ALSO POSSIBLE MONDAY  
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY, MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN AREAS.  
SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL RE-ESTABLISH ITSELF ACROSS COLORADO  
BY THURSDAY AND PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND WITH WARMING CONDITIONS  
AND DRIER WEATHER.  
 
VERY GOOD SMOKE DISPERSIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING WITH GOOD  
CONDITIONS EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. EXCELLENT DISPERSIONS ARE  
FORECAST FOR MONDAY.  
 
--- THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ---  
 
COZ220-241015-  
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING LAKE COUNTY AND CHAFFEE  
COUNTY-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(37 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-49F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........51-73 PERCENT...EXCEPT 72-85 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-29 MPH INCREASING TO 24-36 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 31 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 0500, THEN GOOD.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(53 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN  
THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE  
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-76F...EXCEPT 47-60F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-25 PERCENT...EXCEPT 26-38 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 33 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......13000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 32 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0800, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(27 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-42F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........51-66 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 25-37 MPH INCREASING TO 30-47 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 3000 FT AGL AFTER  
2400.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 26 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2200. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-71F...EXCEPT 45-58F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........13-20 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 28-39 MPH BECOMING WEST 13-23 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 12500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 40. HIGHS 45 TO 68.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 40. HIGHS 49 TO 72. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 42. HIGHS 51 TO 75. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 44. HIGHS 52 TO 75.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 44. HIGHS 50 TO 73.  
 

 
 
COZ221-241015-  
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE INCLUDING PIKES PEAK AND FLORISSANT  
FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........47-60 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 0500, THEN GOOD.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(45 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-76F...EXCEPT 52-64F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 26 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 0700, THEN 14000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(26 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-46F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........57-73 PERCENT...EXCEPT 52-64 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 21-31 MPH INCREASING TO 29-39 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2200. FAIR AFTER 0300.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(41 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-63F...EXCEPT 42-54F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........28-40 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH  
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 26-38 MPH DECREASING TO 21-31 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN SOUTH  
AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1500, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL 1700,  
THEN GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 40.  
HIGHS 49 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 42. HIGHS 55 TO 71.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 58 TO 73. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 47. HIGHS 59 TO 75.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 51. HIGHS 58 TO 74.  
 

 
 
COZ222-241015-  
FREMONT COUNTY INCLUDING CANON CITY/HOWARD/TEXAS CREEK-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-58F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........43-67 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 10-20 MPH MOUNTAIN  
TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 8-18 MPH INCREASING TO 17-29 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 0500, THEN GOOD.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(39 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-86F...EXCEPT 56-61F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0700, THEN 15000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(26 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-54F...EXCEPT 38-40F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........46-60 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(36 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-70F...EXCEPT 51-56F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........23-32 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 28 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 1100, THEN SOUTH  
AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100, THEN  
VERY GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 49.  
HIGHS 57 TO 71. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 64 TO 78.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 46. HIGHS 66 TO 82. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 83.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 56. HIGHS 65 TO 82.  
 

 
 
COZ223-241015-  
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS INCLUDING WOLF  
CREEK PASS AND CREEDE-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-44F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........57-72 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 9-19 MPH INCREASING TO 21-32 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(48 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-72F...EXCEPT 49-60F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-31 PERCENT...EXCEPT 33-41 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 22-33 MPH DECREASING TO 17-29 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0800, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(29 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-43F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........55-67 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 16-28 MPH INCREASING TO 22-33 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(41 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS  
EARLY IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN  
THE MORNING, THEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-68F...EXCEPT 49-59F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 21-32 MPH BECOMING WEST 10-20 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900, THEN 13500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 40.  
HIGHS 48 TO 65. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS 52 TO 69. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS 54 TO 71. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 42. HIGHS 54 TO 72.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 44. HIGHS 52 TO 70.  
 

 
 
COZ224-241015-  
SAN LUIS VALLEY INCLUDING ALAMOSA/DEL NORTE/FORT GARLAND/SAGUACHE-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-45F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........65-89 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 7-17 MPH INCREASING TO 14-25 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 2400, THEN 2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2300. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(41 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-23 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-31 MPH DECREASING TO 14-25 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0800, THEN 13000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(30 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-43F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........70-82 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH INCREASING TO 17-29 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2500 FT AGL AFTER  
2200.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(41 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-72F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-22 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 13500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN AROUND 15  
MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 42.  
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 32 TO 39. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 42. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 43. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 70S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
70S.  
 

 
 
COZ225-241015-  
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE INCLUDING SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS/WET  
MOUNTAINS/LA VETA PASS-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-56F...EXCEPT 37-47F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........49-67 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(34 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-80F...EXCEPT 48-65F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-25 PERCENT...EXCEPT 25-38 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......13500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 0900, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(28 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-50F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........55-70 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE  
EVENING.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000. FAIR AFTER 0100.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(47 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS  
EARLY IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN  
THE MORNING, THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-67F...EXCEPT 46-57F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........24-41 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 44. HIGHS  
48 TO 65. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 44. HIGHS 54 TO 73.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 44. HIGHS 56 TO 75. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 38 TO 49. HIGHS 57 TO 78.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 52. HIGHS 56 TO 76.  
 

 
 
COZ226-241015-  
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING MONUMENT AND BLACK FOREST-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(29 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 2200, THEN FAIR.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(49 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-79F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-26 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-29 MPH INCREASING TO 24-35 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......14000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(26 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-48F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........76-83 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 3000 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL  
2100, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2200, THEN POOR UNTIL  
0300, THEN FAIR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN  
THE MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-68F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-15 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....WEST AROUND 31 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN EAST  
AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 43.  
HIGHS 62 TO 69. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS  
67 TO 75. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS 69 TO  
76. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
73 TO 81.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 72 TO 80.  
 

 
 
COZ227-241015-  
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING FORT CARSON AND COLORADO  
SPRINGS-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-57F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........45-52 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2300, THEN 3500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 2200, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2400,  
THEN POOR UNTIL 0400, THEN FAIR.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(41 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-86F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-21 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-29 MPH INCREASING TO 25-37 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......15000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0900, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(30 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-51F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........68-80 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2500 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 0200, THEN NORTH  
AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL  
2100, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2200, THEN POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(38 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 48.  
HIGHS NEAR 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 46. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS NEAR 80.  
 

 
 
COZ228-241015-  
PUEBLO COUNTY INCLUDING PUEBLO-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-61F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........40-53 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 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.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2300. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(36 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-88F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 13-24 MPH INCREASING TO 21-32 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 0700. 14500 FT AGL AFTER  
0800.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(30 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-54F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........63-83 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 26 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2000 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 0100, THEN EAST  
AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 0200, THEN NORTH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 2100,  
THEN POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-72F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........32-35 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 27 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN NORTHEAST  
AROUND 28 MPH UNTIL 1200, THEN EAST AROUND 9  
MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800, THEN FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1500, THEN FAIR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 46 TO 51. HIGHS 69 TO  
74. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS  
IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 49. HIGHS 76 TO 81. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER TO MID 80S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
80 TO 86.  
 

 
 
COZ229-241015-  
HUERFANO COUNTY INCLUDING WALSENBURG-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........39-43 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300. 2000 FT AGL AFTER 2400.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2400. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH INCREASING TO 17-29 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 0700. 14000 FT AGL AFTER  
0900.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0800.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(31 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-52F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........59-66 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH UNTIL 2000, THEN  
SOUTHEAST AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 2300, THEN  
NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 2100,  
THEN POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(44 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-68F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH  
SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1400, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS NEAR  
80.  
 

 
 
COZ230-241015-  
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING TRINIDAD AND THATCHER-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........43-52 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 7-17 MPH DECREASING TO 5-12 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2400, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2400. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(30 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-15 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15-26 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 0700. 14500 FT AGL AFTER  
0900.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0800.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(31 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-54F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........61-66 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2000 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH UNTIL 2300, THEN NORTHWEST  
AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-68F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST  
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 18 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN EAST  
AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800, THEN FAIR UNTIL 0900, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
77 TO 83.  
 

 
 
COZ231-241015-  
CROWLEY COUNTY INCLUDING ORDWAY-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........49-54 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 13-23 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7-17 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2300. 1000 FT AGL AFTER 2400.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2200. POOR AFTER 0400.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(31 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-88F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-20 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH  
SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 14-24 MPH INCREASING TO 24-36 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 12500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-54F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........83-86 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 26-38 MPH DECREASING TO 21-31 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL  
2000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 2100, THEN POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-71F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........32-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-15 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....WEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 27 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN AROUND 33  
MPH UNTIL 1200, THEN NORTHEAST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS  
69 TO 74. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER TO MID 80S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ232-241015-  
OTERO COUNTY INCLUDING LA JUNTA AND WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-60F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........46-53 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300, THEN 1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2300. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(28 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-88F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-19 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO 22-33 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 0800, THEN 12500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN SOUTH  
AROUND 17 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........74-86 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 18-30 MPH DECREASING TO 13-24 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL  
2000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 2100, THEN POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-71F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-39 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 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....WEST AROUND 26 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 0800, THEN NORTHEAST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ233-241015-  
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING PINON CANYON-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........45-54 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300, THEN 2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 2300. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(26 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-19 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 6-16 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 18-30 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 0700. 13500 FT AGL AFTER  
0900.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(34 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-77 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 15-26 MPH DECREASING TO 10-20 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER  
2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 0200, THEN NORTHWEST  
AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0100.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(38 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-69F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-43 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 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....WEST 15-26 MPH INCREASING TO 20-30 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 49. HIGHS  
64 TO 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
72 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS 73 TO  
79. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS 78 TO 83.  
 

 
 
COZ234-241015-  
KIOWA COUNTY INCLUDING EADS-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-56F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........57-74 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH DECREASING TO 5-15 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-85F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-26 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 13-24 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 24-36  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN EAST  
AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1500.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(34 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-53F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........93-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 26-38 MPH DECREASING TO 22-33 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000, THEN 1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2000, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2100, THEN  
POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(47 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-69F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 17 MPH UNTIL 0800, THEN NORTHEAST  
AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS 65 TO 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS 77 TO 82.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ235-241015-  
BENT COUNTY INCLUDING LAS ANIMAS-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........47-59 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH DECREASING TO 5-14 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-87F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-23 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO 23-35 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100, THEN 9500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN EAST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1100.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-89 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 22-33 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2000, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2100, THEN  
POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(48 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-71F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41-44 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-27 MPH INCREASING TO 22-32 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 0800, THEN NORTHEAST  
AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS  
67 TO 72. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER TO MID 80S.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ236-241015-  
PROWERS COUNTY INCLUDING LAMAR-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........51-69 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH DECREASING TO 5-12 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-86F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........23-27 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO 21-32 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100, THEN 6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1000.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 22-33 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2000, THEN POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(50 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-70F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-28 MPH INCREASING TO 24-34 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
NEAR 80.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ237-241015-  
BACA COUNTY INCLUDING SPRINGFIELD AND EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
855 PM MDT SUN SEP 23 2018  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-58F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........49-57 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 9-19 MPH BECOMING WEST 5-8 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN 1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-23 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 7-17 MPH INCREASING TO 15-26 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 1700, THEN EAST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1100.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(40 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-56F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 18-30 MPH DECREASING TO 10-20 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2000, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2100, THEN  
POOR.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(49 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........44-47 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH INCREASING TO 22-33 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 21 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN NORTHEAST  
AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 73 TO 80.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 74 TO 80. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 51 TO 56. HIGHS NEAR 80.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

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

 
 
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