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FNUS55 KPUB 211806  
FWFPUB  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR S CNTRL AND SERN COLORADO  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE FROM TODAY  
INTO FRIDAY NIGHT, WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW OVER THE EASTERN  
SAN JUAN AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS. PRECIPITATION WILL ALSO SPREAD  
EASTWARD ACROSS THE MAJORITY OF THE SOUTHERN COLORADO MOUNTAINS  
LATER TODAY, THEN ACROSS THE ENTIRE AREA FROM FRIDAY NIGHT INTO  
EARLY SATURDAY. DRIER CONDITIONS THEN RETURN FROM LATER SATURDAY  
INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. OVERALL, TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST  
TO RUN BELOW SEASONAL AVERAGES INTO THE WEEKEND, WITH NEAR OR  
ABOVE AVERAGE READINGS THEN EXPECTED NEXT WEEK.  
 
AFTERNOON SMOKE DISPERSION WILL REACH GOOD OR BETTER LEVELS ACROSS  
THE MAJORITY OF THE AREA TODAY AND FRIDAY, THE EXCEPTION WILL BE  
OVER THE LOWER ARKANSAS VALLEY FROM PUEBLO EASTWARD, WHERE ONLY  
FAIR TO POOR DISPERSION WILL BE FOUND.  
 
--- THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ---  
 
COZ220-212315-  
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING LAKE COUNTY AND CHAFFEE  
COUNTY-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE  
MORNING, THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....20-31F...EXCEPT 8-20F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48-60 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 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 29 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 26 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....2-15F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........91-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 5-15 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 29-39 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 35-53  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 32 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2000, THEN FAIR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS, THEN SCATTERED  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-35F...EXCEPT 13-25F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........49-57 PERCENT...EXCEPT 57-74 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 29-47 MPH DECREASING TO 24-36 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000, THEN VERY GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 2 BELOW TO 15 ABOVE  
ZERO. HIGHS 10 TO 33. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
40 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3 BELOW TO 10 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS  
15 TO 37. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3 TO 14. HIGHS 20 TO 42. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 20. HIGHS 22 TO 45.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 11 TO 24.  
HIGHS 23 TO 45.  
 

 
 
COZ221-212315-  
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE INCLUDING PIKES PEAK AND FLORISSANT  
FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS  
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....23-32F...EXCEPT 10-23F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT...EXCEPT 49-57 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 31-41 MPH DECREASING TO 26-36 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....8-15F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 5-15 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 27-37 MPH INCREASING TO 33-47 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2300, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(69 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-36F...EXCEPT 15-28F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41-49 PERCENT...EXCEPT 55-73 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 44 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100, THEN 6000 FT AGL UNTIL  
1700, THEN 3500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 37 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1100, THEN VERY GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 7 TO 18. HIGHS 21 TO  
37. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6 TO 15. HIGHS 24 TO 41. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 19. HIGHS 29 TO 46. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18 TO 26. HIGHS 33 TO 52.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 28. HIGHS 32 TO 50.  
 

 
 
COZ222-212315-  
FREMONT COUNTY INCLUDING CANON CITY/HOWARD/TEXAS CREEK-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....23-39F...EXCEPT 16-20F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-52 PERCENT...EXCEPT 63-69 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 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 32 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....10-20F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........84-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 5-15 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 23-33 MPH INCREASING TO 28-46 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-42F...EXCEPT 21-25F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........39-53 PERCENT...EXCEPT 65-71 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 5-15 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 33-52 MPH INCREASING TO 38-54 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 32 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1300.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 11 TO 23. HIGHS 25 TO  
45. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 18. HIGHS 28 TO 47. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 22. HIGHS 33 TO 53. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 27. HIGHS 37 TO 57.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21 TO 30. HIGHS 37 TO 58.  
 

 
 
COZ223-212315-  
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS INCLUDING WOLF  
CREEK PASS AND CREEDE-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING,  
THEN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....19-28F...EXCEPT 10-21F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........54-72 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 5-15 MPH MOUNTAIN  
TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 31 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN NUMEROUS  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS EARLY IN  
THE MORNING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....7-16F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.90 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 10-20 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 26-45 MPH INCREASING TO 36-54 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 39 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN NUMEROUS  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-32F...EXCEPT 14-25F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........53-62 PERCENT...EXCEPT 57-74 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 44 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 1700, THEN 3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1100, THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL  
1600, THEN GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS ZERO TO 11 ABOVE.  
HIGHS 15 TO 30. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 1 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS  
20 TO 33. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 4 TO 10. HIGHS 24 TO 36. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 15. HIGHS 26 TO 39.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 13 TO 19.  
HIGHS 26 TO 39.  
 

 
 
COZ224-212315-  
SAN LUIS VALLEY INCLUDING ALAMOSA/DEL NORTE/FORT GARLAND/SAGUACHE-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-31F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........47-58 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 32 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS, THEN NUMEROUS  
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....9-18F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 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....SOUTHWEST 28-39 MPH INCREASING TO 33-49 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2000, THEN  
POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS, THEN SCATTERED  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-36F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........52-58 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 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....SOUTHWEST 33-52 MPH INCREASING TO 40-59 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 39 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 9 TO 14. HIGHS NEAR  
30. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 BELOW TO 4 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS  
28 TO 36. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3 BELOW TO 8 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS  
32 TO 39. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 15. HIGHS 36 TO 43.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 19. HIGHS 36 TO 42.  
 

 
 
COZ225-212315-  
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE INCLUDING SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS/WET  
MOUNTAINS/LA VETA PASS-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-40F...EXCEPT 10-25F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........27-51 PERCENT...EXCEPT 52-67 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 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 34 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 34 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....9-21F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........77-96 PERCENT...EXCEPT 88-100 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTH 10-20 MPH  
MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 26-38 MPH INCREASING TO 30-48 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 34 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS, THEN NUMEROUS  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-43F...EXCEPT 15-29F ABOVE 10000 FEET.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-55 PERCENT...EXCEPT 57-76 PERCENT ABOVE  
10000 FEET.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 10-20  
MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 31-49 MPH INCREASING TO 40-59 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 43 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1000, THEN EXCELLENT.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 6 TO 22. HIGHS 17 TO  
39. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 4 TO 16. HIGHS 21 TO 45. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8 TO 21. HIGHS 25 TO 50. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 26. HIGHS 29 TO 56.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 31. HIGHS 28 TO 54.  
 

 
 
COZ226-212315-  
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING MONUMENT AND BLACK FOREST-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(55 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-37F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 33 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-17F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 29-41 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 35-45  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 2200, THEN  
NORTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS.  
SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-42F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-44 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 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....SOUTHWEST 39-49 MPH INCREASING TO 40-56 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 13 TO 20. HIGHS 33 TO  
40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 15. HIGHS 38 TO 43. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 19. HIGHS 43 TO 48. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 24. HIGHS 49 TO 54.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. HIGHS NEAR 50.  
 

 
 
COZ227-212315-  
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING FORT CARSON AND COLORADO  
SPRINGS-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(54 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-40F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-38 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 32 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(62 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....14-18F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900, THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(66 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-43F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41-44 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 38-48 MPH INCREASING TO 41-56 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 0700, THEN SOUTH  
AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 22. HIGHS 39 TO  
44. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 15. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 19. HIGHS NEAR 50. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 24. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ228-212315-  
PUEBLO COUNTY INCLUDING PUEBLO-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(56 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-44F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 31 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 16 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1300, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN FAIR.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(60 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-19F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 28-39 MPH INCREASING TO 31-45 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE  
MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-47F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-44 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 33-48 MPH INCREASING TO 38-53 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1400, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1500, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600, THEN  
POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 18. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 28. HIGHS 51 TO 56.  
 

 
 
COZ229-212315-  
HUERFANO COUNTY INCLUDING WALSENBURG-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(59 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-43F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........25-29 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 34 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(60 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-19F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........81-92 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 34 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900, THEN 1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 2200, THEN SOUTHWEST.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0300.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(66 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-46F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-41 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 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....SOUTHWEST 31-45 MPH INCREASING TO 38-51 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 34 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS  
NEAR 40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS NEAR 50.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO  
UPPER 50S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 31. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ230-212315-  
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING TRINIDAD AND THATCHER-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(60 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-48F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-24 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 44 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(56 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(42 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-26F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........81-92 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25  
MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 26-36 MPH INCREASING TO 33-51 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900, THEN GOOD UNTIL 2000,  
THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(57 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-51F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 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 35-45 MPH INCREASING TO 38-54 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200, THEN 6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 26 MPH UNTIL 1000, THEN AROUND 41  
MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
30 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 17. HIGHS 45 TO 50. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 22. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 27. HIGHS 57 TO 63.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 31. HIGHS 54 TO 59.  
 

 
 
COZ231-212315-  
CROWLEY COUNTY INCLUDING ORDWAY-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(61 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-44F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33-36 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 39 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 18 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(49 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
CLOUDY(56 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-19F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 38 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(68 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-40 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 41 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 1000, THEN  
SOUTHEAST AROUND 13 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO  
35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 15. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 17. HIGHS 46 TO 51. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 19. HIGHS 50 TO 56.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 20. HIGHS 47 TO 53.  
 

 
 
COZ232-212315-  
OTERO COUNTY INCLUDING LA JUNTA AND WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-49F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........22-33 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 40-54 MPH DECREASING TO 35-53 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1300, THEN 8000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 1400, THEN SOUTHEAST  
AROUND 27 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200. EXCELLENT AFTER 1400.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-23F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 31-43 MPH INCREASING TO 35-53 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1900. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 0100, THEN AROUND  
8 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2000,  
THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(59 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-52F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........34-38 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35-47 MPH INCREASING TO 38-53 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200, THEN 6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. VERY GOOD AFTER 1300.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTS UP  
TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 17. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 19. HIGHS NEAR 50. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 22. HIGHS 53 TO 58.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 23. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO  
MID 50S.  
 

 
 
COZ233-212315-  
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING PINON CANYON-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........18-21 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 46-58 MPH DECREASING TO 41-60 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 38 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(40 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-26F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........71-88 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35-53 MPH INCREASING TO 44-62 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 1900. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2000.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0500.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(47 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........28-32 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 36-53 MPH INCREASING TO 44-61 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 7000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 41 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS  
38 TO 43. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 18. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 24. HIGHS 50 TO 55. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21 TO 26. HIGHS 54 TO 62.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 21 TO 29. HIGHS 52 TO 58.  
 

 
 
COZ234-212315-  
KIOWA COUNTY INCLUDING EADS-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-44 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 47-59 MPH DECREASING TO 40-58 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 22 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200. FAIR AFTER 1400.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(49 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
CLOUDY(65 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-23F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 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....SOUTHWEST 36-52 MPH INCREASING TO 44-62 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(67 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-53 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 45 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS  
36 TO 43. NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 13. HIGHS 41 TO 46. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 15. HIGHS 38 TO 46. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 17. HIGHS 42 TO 51.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 17. HIGHS 35 TO 47.  
 

 
 
COZ235-212315-  
BENT COUNTY INCLUDING LAS ANIMAS-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-50F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........23-34 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHEAST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 49-59 MPH DECREASING TO 41-60 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1200, THEN 6000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 1300, THEN AROUND  
31 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200. EXCELLENT AFTER 1400.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(43 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
CLOUDY(55 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-26F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88-100 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 33-51 MPH INCREASING TO 45-63 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2000, THEN  
POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(50 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-54F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35-41 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 35-52 MPH INCREASING TO 40-54 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100, THEN 5500 FT AGL UNTIL  
1700, THEN 3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000, THEN GOOD UNTIL 1100, THEN  
VERY GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS UP  
TO 45 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 18. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. HIGHS 45 TO 50. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 22. HIGHS 49 TO 55.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 23. HIGHS 45 TO 53.  
 

 
 
COZ236-212315-  
PROWERS COUNTY INCLUDING LAMAR-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 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....SOUTHWEST 52-62 MPH DECREASING TO 46-61 MPH IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 32 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200. VERY GOOD AFTER 1300.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(51 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY  
CLOUDY(49 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
CLOUDY(63 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-26F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 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....SOUTHWEST 39-56 MPH INCREASING TO 55-73 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 2000,  
THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 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 54 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200, THEN  
GOOD UNTIL 1700, THEN FAIR.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS  
NEAR 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 17. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 20. HIGHS 42 TO 47. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 20. HIGHS 45 TO 50.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 18. HIGHS 39 TO 45.  
 

 
 
COZ237-212315-  
BACA COUNTY INCLUDING SPRINGFIELD AND EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-  
1106 AM MST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(59 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........19-23 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 AROUND 57 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300, THEN 6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 35 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1200. EXCELLENT AFTER 1400.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
CLOUDY(54 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-25F.  
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 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....SOUTHWEST 47-63 MPH INCREASING TO 58-76 MPH  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000, THEN 1000 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 23 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900, THEN GOOD UNTIL 2000,  
THEN POOR.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(52 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-54F.  
MIN HUMIDITY........32-39 PERCENT.  
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 56 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000, THEN 3500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 32 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000, THEN  
VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600, THEN GOOD.  
 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS  
NEAR 40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 30 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 18. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER  
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 21. HIGHS 46 TO 54. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 21. HIGHS 49 TO 57.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 21. HIGHS 42 TO 54.  
 

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

 
 
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