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FNUS55 KPUB 190404  
FWFPUB  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR S CNTRL AND SERN COLORADO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED AT TIMES OVER MANY PORTIONS OF THE  
FIRE DISTRICT ON FRIDAY. ALSO, ISOLATED AFTERNOON  
AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE ANTICIPATED  
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY. MANY LOCATIONS  
WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL OF EXPERIENCING NEAR CRITICAL TO  
POSSIBLY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS AT TIMES FRIDAY  
AFTERNOON, IN ADVANCE OF WINDS DIMINISHING AND HUMIDITY VALUES  
IMPROVING WITH THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT FRIDAY NIGHT.  
SOMEWHAT COOLER CONDITIONS ARE STILL PROJECTED FROM THIS  
WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK, WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR  
INCREASED PRECIPITATION CHANCES FROM LATER MONDAY INTO  
NEXT WEDNESDAY.  
 
AFTERNOON SMOKE DISPERSION SHOULD REACH VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT  
LEVELS ACROSS THE MAJORITY OF THE FIRE DISTRICT BOTH  
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  
 
--- THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ---  
 
COZ220-191015-  
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING LAKE COUNTY AND CHAFFEE  
COUNTY-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-44F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........65-85 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY(55 PERCENT).  
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-78F...EXCEPT 48-64F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-26 PERCENT...EXCEPT 27-38 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 0900, THEN 10500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(53 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(41 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND  
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING,  
THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND  
OVERNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-46F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........76-100 PERCENT...EXCEPT 73-89 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 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....SOUTH 20-30 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 26-38  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(30 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-74F...EXCEPT 44-59F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-23 PERCENT...EXCEPT 26-35 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH. MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS,  
SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 37-53 MPH DECREASING TO 32-45 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 38 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 41. HIGHS 45 TO 72.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 26 TO 40. HIGHS 47 TO 73. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 27 TO 41.  
HIGHS 47 TO 73. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS 30 TO 43. HIGHS 46 TO 72.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 31 TO  
43. HIGHS 48 TO 73.  
 

 
 
COZ221-191015-  
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE INCLUDING PIKES PEAK AND FLORISSANT  
FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-50F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........59-79 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(27 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-78F...EXCEPT 52-68F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-23 PERCENT...EXCEPT 23-34 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900. 10500 FT AGL AFTER 1000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(37 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........60-76 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 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....SOUTH 17-27 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 26-38  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-78F...EXCEPT 49-66F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-21 PERCENT...EXCEPT 21-32 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 39 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 49.  
HIGHS 54 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
45 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 47.  
HIGHS 55 TO 74. WEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 49. HIGHS 54 TO 74. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 50.  
HIGHS 53 TO 73.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO  
50. HIGHS 53 TO 73.  
 

 
 
COZ222-191015-  
FREMONT COUNTY INCLUDING CANON CITY/HOWARD/TEXAS CREEK-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-55F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........53-76 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 2400, THEN WEST  
AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(26 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-87F...EXCEPT 58-63F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-22 PERCENT...EXCEPT 27-29 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900. 11000 FT AGL AFTER 1000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(36 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-58F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........59-86 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 5-15  
MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 16-28 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 26-38  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-88F...EXCEPT 55-60F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........14-20 PERCENT...EXCEPT 23-25 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 43 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 37 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 53. HIGHS 62 TO 83.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 51. HIGHS 63 TO 83. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 53. HIGHS 62 TO 83. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 54.  
HIGHS 61 TO 82.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO  
54. HIGHS 63 TO 82.  
 

 
 
COZ223-191015-  
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS INCLUDING WOLF  
CREEK PASS AND CREEDE-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-43F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........67-89 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 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....SOUTHWEST 12-23 MPH INCREASING TO 18-30 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY(50 PERCENT).  
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-71F...EXCEPT 49-61F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........24-31 PERCENT...EXCEPT 28-40 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 22-33 MPH DECREASING TO 16-28 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900, THEN 10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 0900, THEN AROUND  
22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1000, THEN  
EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(62 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(50 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-45F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........76-96 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 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....SOUTH 21-32 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 29-46  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2000,  
THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(27 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS IN  
THE MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-67F...EXCEPT 45-57F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS,  
SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 48 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 43 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 31 TO 40.  
HIGHS 47 TO 67. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
50 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 49 TO 69. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 31 TO 41.  
HIGHS 48 TO 67. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 46 TO 66.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 33 TO  
43. HIGHS 50 TO 68.  
 

 
 
COZ224-191015-  
SAN LUIS VALLEY INCLUDING ALAMOSA/DEL NORTE/FORT GARLAND/SAGUACHE-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-43F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........79-92 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH LATE IN  
THE EVENING.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO 15-26 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 9 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(30 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-77F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-24 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 11500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1100, THEN  
EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(53 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(39 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-46F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........89-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 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....SOUTH 18-30 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 31-43  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-72F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-23 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 42 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 42. HIGHS 68 TO 73.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 41. HIGHS NEAR 70. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 43.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO  
43. HIGHS NEAR 70.  
 

 
 
COZ225-191015-  
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE INCLUDING SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS/WET  
MOUNTAINS/LA VETA PASS-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-52F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........56-76 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(38 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-81F...EXCEPT 50-63F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-27 PERCENT...EXCEPT 29-38 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST  
10-20 MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 0900, THEN 10500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(44 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
CLOUDY(59 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(41 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE EVENING, THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-55F...EXCEPT 36-46F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MAX HUMIDITY........68-89 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35  
MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 16-28 MPH INCREASING TO 25-44 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-80F...EXCEPT 47-60F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-25 PERCENT...EXCEPT 28-37 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 41 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 39 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 50. HIGHS 52 TO 78.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 34 TO 48. HIGHS 53 TO 78. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 50. HIGHS 52 TO 78. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 35 TO 50.  
HIGHS 51 TO 77.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 50.  
HIGHS 52 TO 77.  
 

 
 
COZ226-191015-  
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING MONUMENT AND BLACK FOREST-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-50F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-86 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-83F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-19 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH  
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(34 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-54F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........74-77 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 20-30 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 26-36  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-84F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 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....SOUTHWEST 29-39 MPH INCREASING TO 29-44 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 8000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 31 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 72 TO 78.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45.  
HIGHS 72 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS 72 TO 79. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS  
71 TO 77.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
71 TO 77.  
 

 
 
COZ227-191015-  
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING FORT CARSON AND COLORADO  
SPRINGS-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-53F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........71-83 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 0400, THEN NORTH AROUND  
7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH AROUND 15  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 11500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-56F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........71-80 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 17-27 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 25-36  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30-40 MPH INCREASING TO 28-46 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 31 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 77 TO 83. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID  
TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS 77 TO 82. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP  
TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
78 TO 83. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS  
77 TO 82.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80.  
 

 
 
COZ228-191015-  
PUEBLO COUNTY INCLUDING PUEBLO-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-54F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........59-83 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 0100, THEN  
NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-19 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 13000 FT AGL AFTER  
1100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1300.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(34 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........64-75 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 13-24 MPH INCREASING TO 21-32 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-91F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........14-15 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15  
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 11500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS 82 TO 88.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP  
TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 81 TO 86. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ229-191015-  
HUERFANO COUNTY INCLUDING WALSENBURG-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-53F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........56-63 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 14 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(32 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-86F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900. 10500 FT AGL AFTER 1000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN VERY GOOD.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(34 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-57F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........64-71 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 13-23 MPH INCREASING TO 23-35 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-86F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-16 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....SOUTHWEST 26-38 MPH INCREASING TO 29-46 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 0800. 11000 FT AGL AFTER  
1000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 31 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS NEAR 80. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS  
NEAR 80.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS  
NEAR 80.  
 

 
 
COZ230-191015-  
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING TRINIDAD AND THATCHER-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-58F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........55-66 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(33 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 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....SOUTH AROUND 19 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900. 13000 FT AGL AFTER 1000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(36 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........69-80 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 12-22 MPH INCREASING TO 23-33 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-89F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 11000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 49 TO 55. HIGHS 80 TO 86.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 53. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 80 TO 85. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS  
NEAR 80.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 49 TO 54.  
HIGHS 78 TO 83.  
 

 
 
COZ231-191015-  
CROWLEY COUNTY INCLUDING ORDWAY-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-54F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-83 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 0400, THEN NORTHWEST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-94F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........17-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH WITH  
GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 24 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100, THEN 13500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200, THEN  
VERY GOOD UNTIL 1300, THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........72-78 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 13-23 MPH INCREASING TO 18-30 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-92F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 11000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
82 TO 87.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ232-191015-  
OTERO COUNTY INCLUDING LA JUNTA AND WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-56F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........61-74 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 0300, THEN WEST  
AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(28 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-94F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-18 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 14000 FT AGL AFTER  
1100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1200, THEN  
EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(36 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-62F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........69-75 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 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....SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO 15-26 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-93F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 11000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE 80S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ233-191015-  
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING PINON CANYON-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-57F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........66-80 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(36 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-90F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-22 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH  
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 13500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL 1100,  
THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....56-61F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-93 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH INCREASING TO 14-25 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 29 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-90F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........16-24 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 10000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 50 TO 57. HIGHS 80 TO 87.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 48 TO 54. HIGHS 78 TO 83. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 49 TO 54. HIGHS 79 TO 85. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 51 TO 57. HIGHS 78 TO 84.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 51 TO 57.  
HIGHS 78 TO 83.  
 

 
 
COZ234-191015-  
KIOWA COUNTY INCLUDING EADS-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-56F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 12 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY(55 PERCENT).  
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-91F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-28 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH  
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 24 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100. 12500 FT AGL AFTER  
1200.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL 1300,  
THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(43 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS IN  
THE EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-61F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-96 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 12-23 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 17-29  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-91F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-30 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 30 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 8500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1200, THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL 1700,  
THEN VERY GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP  
TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ235-191015-  
BENT COUNTY INCLUDING LAS ANIMAS-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-57F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........75-90 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-94F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-22 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100. 13500 FT AGL AFTER  
1200.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200, THEN  
EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-62F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........78-87 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 28 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-93F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-25 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 9500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ236-191015-  
PROWERS COUNTY INCLUDING LAMAR-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53-57F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-93F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........24-28 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH  
AROUND 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30  
MPH.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100. 11000 FT AGL AFTER  
1200.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL 1300,  
THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(51 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(41 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE  
EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-62F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........87-96 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 7-17 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 12-22  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 26 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-92F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........27-31 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000, THEN  
VERY GOOD UNTIL 1200, THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL  
1700, THEN GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
TO MID 80S.  
 

 
 
COZ237-191015-  
BACA COUNTY INCLUDING SPRINGFIELD AND EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
1004 PM MDT WED SEP 18 2019  
   
REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 7-17 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(44 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-91F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........24-32 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................4.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 11500 FT AGL AFTER  
1100.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100, THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL 1200,  
THEN EXCELLENT.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(46 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS IN  
THE EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-61F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........93-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................3.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 8-18 MPH INCREASING TO 13-23 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 29 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(26 PERCENT). ISOLATED  
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-91F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-32 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.  
LAL.................2.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000, THEN  
EXCELLENT UNTIL 1700, THEN GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER TO MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS  
82 TO 87.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. 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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