Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR S CNTRL AND SERN COLORADO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...

A WET PERIOD IS IN STORE FOR THE DISTRICT AS A COUPLE OF STRONG
MOIST PACIFIC STORMS MOVE OVER THE REGION. THE FIRST ONE WILL
BEGIN TO AFFECT THE AREA THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY
FRIDAY...WITH THE NEXT ONE WILL AFFECTING THE AREA LATE SUNDAY
INTO MONDAY. BOTH SYSTEMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO BRING
SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...TO THE MOUNTAINS AND THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS
OF THE PLAINS...AND RAIN TO THE LOWER ELEVATION OF THE PLAINS. DRIER
WEATHER SHOULD RETURN TO THE REGION STARTING TUESDAY.

SMOKE DISPERSION WILL BE FAIR OR BETTER ACROSS THE DISTRICT
BOTH TODAY AND FRIDAY.

--- THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY STRONG GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS ---

COZ220-282230-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING LAKE COUNTY AND CHAFFEE
COUNTY-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-47F...EXCEPT 28-39F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-63 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 26-44 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 23-35 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL
                    1700...THEN VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-30F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 26-38 MPH DECREASING TO 15-26 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-38F.
MIN HUMIDITY........69-78 PERCENT...EXCEPT 60-75 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 5-14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    5-15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 29. HIGHS 30 TO
47. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 29. HIGHS 27 TO
42. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 17 TO 29. HIGHS 30 TO 47. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 30. HIGHS
36 TO 56.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 32.
HIGHS 40 TO 62.

$$

COZ221-282230-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE INCLUDING PIKES PEAK AND FLORISSANT
FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-72 PERCENT...EXCEPT 71-74 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 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.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-29F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 30-44 MPH DECREASING TO 20-31 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2100...THEN POOR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-35F.
MIN HUMIDITY........87-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE MORNING.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 22-33 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 5-15 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 18 TO 30. HIGHS 30 TO
41. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 30. HIGHS 28 TO
37. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 18 TO 30. HIGHS 31 TO 43. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS
38 TO 53.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 35.
HIGHS 44 TO 60.

$$

COZ222-282230-
FREMONT COUNTY INCLUDING CANON CITY/HOWARD/TEXAS CREEK-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-50F...EXCEPT 29-34F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-69 PERCENT...EXCEPT 74-80 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 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.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900...THEN POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN
                    GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-35F...EXCEPT 21-24F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 30-48 MPH DECREASING TO 18-30 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2300. POOR AFTER 0500.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN...SNOW LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-43F...EXCEPT 28-31F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........79-92 PERCENT...EXCEPT 72-81 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHEAST 14-25 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5-14 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 35. HIGHS 37 TO
51. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 36. HIGHS 32 TO
45. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 24 TO 35. HIGHS 38 TO 52. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 37. HIGHS
46 TO 63.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 40.
HIGHS 52 TO 71.

$$

COZ223-282230-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS INCLUDING WOLF
CREEK PASS AND CREEDE-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-52F...EXCEPT 32-43F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-50 PERCENT...EXCEPT 44-60 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 26-45 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 18-30 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0800...THEN 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 27 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-28F.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 18-30 MPH DECREASING TO 7-17 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2200...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN GOOD UNTIL
                    2200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2300...THEN POOR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF
                    RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-40F.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-72 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 8-18 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 15-26 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 26. HIGHS 33 TO
48. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 28. HIGHS 30 TO
43. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 20 TO 27. HIGHS 32 TO 46. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 27. HIGHS
38 TO 54.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 30.
HIGHS 42 TO 60.

$$

COZ224-282230-
SAN LUIS VALLEY INCLUDING ALAMOSA/DEL NORTE/FORT GARLAND/SAGUACHE-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-57F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0800...THEN 14500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-31F.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 28-46 MPH DECREASING TO 17-29 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0400.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-57 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN WEST
                    AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 29.
HIGHS 47 TO 54. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS 42 TO
47. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS 46 TO 51. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS
61 TO 66.

$$

COZ225-282230-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE INCLUDING SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS/WET
MOUNTAINS/LA VETA PASS-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-55F...EXCEPT 31-43F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-65 PERCENT...EXCEPT 49-71 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 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 26-45 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 26-38
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-32F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-10 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....SOUTH 31-48 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN...SNOW LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........56-79 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 34 TO
49. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 31. HIGHS 29 TO
42. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 20 TO 31. HIGHS 34 TO 48. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 33. HIGHS
41 TO 58.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 37.
HIGHS 46 TO 66.

$$

COZ226-282230-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING MONUMENT AND BLACK FOREST-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-46F.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-65 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 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 30-40 MPH DECREASING TO 25-39 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-33F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 22-33 MPH INCREASING TO 28-46 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2100...THEN POOR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. RAIN AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-38F.
MIN HUMIDITY........89-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.90 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 20-31 MPH DECREASING TO 5-14 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 32. HIGHS 35 TO
43. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 32. HIGHS 34 TO
40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 26 TO 31. HIGHS 40 TO 46. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 34. HIGHS
51 TO 58.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 39.
HIGHS 58 TO 65.

$$

COZ227-282230-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING FORT CARSON AND COLORADO
SPRINGS-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-52F.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-57 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-36F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 28-39 MPH INCREASING TO 29-45 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    POOR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........79-86 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 20-31 MPH DECREASING TO 6-16 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS 42 TO 49. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS
40 TO 45. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS 45 TO 51. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS 57 TO 62.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS 64 TO 70.

$$

COZ228-282230-
PUEBLO COUNTY INCLUDING PUEBLO-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-57F.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-50 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30-44 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 31-48 MPH INCREASING TO 35-53 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-48F.
MIN HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 17-29 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 12-23 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. HIGHS 49 TO 54. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. HIGHS 43 TO 49. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS 50 TO 56. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS 60 TO 67.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
68 TO 74.

$$

COZ229-282230-
HUERFANO COUNTY INCLUDING WALSENBURG-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54F.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 31-44 MPH DECREASING TO 24-36 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1400.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
                    SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-35F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 33-48 MPH INCREASING TO 38-56 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2100...THEN POOR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-70 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 1500.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS NEAR 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP
TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 50. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS 58 TO 63.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S
TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS 65 TO 70.

$$

COZ230-282230-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING TRINIDAD AND THATCHER-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-60F.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35-51 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 28-44 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1500.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
                    LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-10 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 33-48 MPH INCREASING TO 36-54 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2000...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2100...THEN POOR UNTIL
                    2300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 0200...THEN POOR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-49F.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-65 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 15-26 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 9-19 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP
TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 41.
HIGHS NEAR 70.

$$

COZ231-282230-
CROWLEY COUNTY INCLUDING ORDWAY-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35-45 MPH DECREASING TO 24-36 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0800.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 29-47 MPH INCREASING TO 37-53 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 27 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2100...THEN FAIR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-50F.
MIN HUMIDITY........74-76 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 21-32 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 14-24 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. HIGHS 50 TO 55. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.
HIGHS NEAR 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

COZ232-282230-
OTERO COUNTY INCLUDING LA JUNTA AND WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-40 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35-51 MPH DECREASING TO 26-45 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0800.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-42F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 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....SOUTH AROUND 48 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 2000...THEN FAIR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-50F.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-74 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 20-31 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 12-22 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1400...THEN POOR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
NEAR 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

COZ233-282230-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING PINON CANYON-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 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 40-59 MPH DECREASING TO 36-54 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1500.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-43F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 41-60 MPH DECREASING TO 35-52 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000. POOR AFTER 0500.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-50F.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-68 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 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....SOUTH 23-35 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    POOR UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.
HIGHS 44 TO 49. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS 49 TO 55. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS 61 TO 66.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS 68 TO 73.

$$

COZ234-282230-
KIOWA COUNTY INCLUDING EADS-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 44 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 48-67 MPH DECREASING TO 39-58 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 2400...THEN FAIR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50F.
MIN HUMIDITY........74-83 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 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....SOUTH 26-45 MPH DECREASING TO 16-28 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS NEAR 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

COZ235-282230-
BENT COUNTY INCLUDING LAS ANIMAS-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-40 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 44 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0800.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-42F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 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....SOUTH 49-68 MPH DECREASING TO 39-58 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 2300...THEN FAIR.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-51F.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-77 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 31-49 MPH DECREASING TO 13-24 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN POOR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

COZ236-282230-
PROWERS COUNTY INCLUDING LAMAR-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 48 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0900.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-44F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 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....SOUTH 52-70 MPH DECREASING TO 40-56 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 27 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 2300. POOR AFTER 0500.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-50F.
MIN HUMIDITY........80-86 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 32-46 MPH DECREASING TO 17-29 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    POOR UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

COZ237-282230-
BACA COUNTY INCLUDING SPRINGFIELD AND EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-
717 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64F.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-45 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 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 AROUND 51 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0800.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-45F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 45-63 MPH DECREASING TO 36-51 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0500.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53F.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-80 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.60 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 35-49 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 17-29 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    POOR UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS 53 TO 59. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS 48 TO 53. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$



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