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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR S Cntrl and Sern Colorado
National Weather Service Pueblo Co
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.Discussion...

Moisture will increase across southern Colorado today with
occasional showers and thunderstorms across most of the region.
Wetting rain looks likely at many locations, with some light
snow accumulation above 9000 feet.

The weather will remain cool and unsettled into Sunday and
early next week, with shower chances gradually ending by
mid-week. Drier and slightly warmer weather then returns
by next weekend.

Smoke dispersion will generally be good or better across the
entire district this afternoon and again Sunday afternoon.

--- thunderstorms imply strong gusty and erratic winds ---

COZ220-232215-
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....52-63F...except 40-52F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........46-54 percent...except 54-68 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.50 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph...except south 5-15 mph mountain
                    top winds.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 44-62 mph decreasing to 28-39 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1100. very good after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....26-41F.
Max humidity........89-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.50 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 27 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2200, then
                    poor until 2400, then fair until 0200, then
                    poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(48 percent). Scattered showers in
                    the morning, then isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....48-61F...except 35-47F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........24-30 percent...except 31-41 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 27 mph.
Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1400.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 22 to 39. Highs 35 to 57. South winds around
10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 22 to 37. Highs 40 to 62. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 26 to 40. Highs 42 to 64. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 28 to 42. Highs 44 to 65.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 30 to 43. Highs 45 to 65.

$$

COZ221-232215-
Teller County/Rampart Range Including Pikes Peak and Florissant
Fossil Beds National Monument-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....52-60F...except 43-53F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........53-66 percent...except 61-76 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.60 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph increasing to around 15 mph
                    in the afternoon. mountain top winds, south
                    5-15 mph.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 41-58 mph shifting to the southwest 45-63
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......4000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers early in the
                    evening. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....34-44F.
Max humidity........93-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.50 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 22-33 mph shifting to the south 17-29
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2000, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(64 percent). Scattered showers
                    through the day. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....49-57F...except 40-49F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........41-51 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 26-43 mph becoming south 23-33 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 30 to 39. Highs 40 to 52. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 28 to 37. Highs 43 to 57. South winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 31 to
40. Highs 45 to 60. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 34 to 43. Highs 47 to 60.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 33 to 43.
Highs 49 to 63.

$$

COZ222-232215-
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....55-67F...except 49-52F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........48-58 percent...except 59-63 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph...except south 5-15 mph
                    mountain top winds.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 52 mph.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....37-50F...except 34-36F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........86-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight. mountain top winds,
                    south 5-15 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 24 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 12 mph until 0500, then south.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(52 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....52-66F...except 46-50F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........28-40 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 31-43 mph decreasing to 24-35 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 33 to 45. Highs 46 to 58. East winds around
5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 31 to 42. Highs 50 to 63. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 35 to
45. Highs 52 to 65. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 37 to 48.
Highs 54 to 67.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 37 to 47.
Highs 56 to 69.

$$

COZ223-232215-
Eastern San Juan Mountains and La Garita Mountains Including Wolf
Creek Pass and Creede-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....50-61F...except 40-52F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........47-57 percent...except 52-71 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 45-63 mph decreasing to 28-46 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(69 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(43 percent). Scattered thunderstorms and
                    numerous showers in the evening, then isolated
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....27-36F.
Max humidity........85-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 28-39 mph increasing to 26-44 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(31 percent). Isolated showers
                    early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms
                    early in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....47-58F...except 37-48F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........23-28 percent...except 28-37 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 30-46 mph decreasing to 25-37 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1100, then excellent.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 26 to 34.
Highs 41 to 58. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to
25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 26 to 33. Highs 43 to 60. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 29 to
36. Highs 44 to 61. South winds around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 30 to 38.
Highs 45 to 62.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 31 to 39. Highs 45 to 62.

$$

COZ224-232215-
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....61-64F.
Min humidity........46-50 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 50 mph.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 33 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy(45
                    percent). Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....35-42F.
Max humidity........93-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 35 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(37 percent). Isolated showers
                    early in the morning. Isolated showers early in
                    the morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....59-63F.
Min humidity........20-23 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 31-49 mph decreasing to 26-45 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 30 to 37.
Highs near 60. South winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 28 to 36. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. South winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 33 to
39. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 35 to 41.
Highs in the lower to mid 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 36 to 41.
Highs in the mid 60s.

$$

COZ225-232215-
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Numerous
                    showers early in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....54-65F...except 42-53F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........51-60 percent...except 61-70 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 40-59 mph decreasing to 36-54 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......4000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 33 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1100, then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....37-47F...except 29-38F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........83-96 percent...except 92-100 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 37-55 mph decreasing to 28-46 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor until 2200, then
                    fair until 0100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(45 percent). Scattered showers
                    early in the morning. Isolated showers late in
                    the morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....53-67F...except 40-53F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........27-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 32-51 mph decreasing to 28-39 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 31 to 43. Highs 43 to 58. Southeast winds
around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 29 to 43. Highs 45 to 63. Southeast winds
around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 31 to 44. Highs 46 to 63. Southeast winds
around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 33 to 46.
Highs 47 to 64.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 33 to 45.
Highs 49 to 67.

$$

COZ226-232215-
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....58-67F.
Min humidity........58-67 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph increasing to south
                    around 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 44-56 mph becoming southwest and
                    decreasing to 35-53 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph until 0700. south
                    around 30 mph after 1500.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....40-46F.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........2 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.....South around 12 mph until 0200, then north
                    around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(69 percent). Scattered showers
                    through the day. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....54-62F.
Min humidity........45-53 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph with gusts to around 20 mph
                    shifting to the east in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 35-45 mph shifting to the southwest 29-44
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph until 1300, then south
                    around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair until 1300, then
                    good until 1500, then excellent.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 35 to 41. Highs 47 to 56. North winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 34 to 39. Highs
54 to 62. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 37 to 42. Highs 57 to 65. South winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 40.
Highs 59 to 66.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near 40. Highs 61 to 68.

$$

COZ227-232215-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....63-70F.
Min humidity........54-58 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 45 mph.
Mixing height.......4000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....45-48F.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph shifting to the east after midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 32-51 mph decreasing to 28-46 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 9 mph until 0200, then north
                    around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(63 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....59-67F.
Min humidity........40-44 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph with gusts to around 20 mph
                    shifting to the east in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 35-45 mph decreasing to 29-44 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 11 mph until 1100, then south
                    around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100, then excellent.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs 52 to 58.
Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows near 40. Highs
58 to 64. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 40s. Highs 61 to 66. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Gusts up to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 40s. Highs in the 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs
65 to 70.

$$

COZ228-232215-
Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....67-72F.
Min humidity........47-55 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.60 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 43 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 14 mph until 1500, then southwest
                    around 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....48-51F.
Max humidity........89-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph shifting to the southwest after midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 36-54 mph decreasing to 29-46 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 8 mph until 0200, then
                    northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(59 percent). Isolated showers
                    early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....65-72F.
Min humidity........33-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 32-48 mph decreasing to 28-39 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 12000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph until 1100, then south
                    around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000, then fair until 1100, then
                    good until 1200, then very good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the 40s. Highs in the mid 50s to lower
60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs 62 to 67. East winds around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 40s. Highs 64 to 69. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs 65 to 70.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs 68 to 73.

$$

COZ229-232215-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-70F.
Min humidity........41-47 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 37-54 mph decreasing to 29-47 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(67 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms early in the evening, then
                    isolated thunderstorms late in the evening.
Min temperature.....46-49F.
Max humidity........83-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 36-53 mph decreasing to 32-42 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(55 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-70F.
Min humidity........30-31 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the southeast
                    with gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 32-46 mph becoming south 23-35 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs near 60.
Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows near 40. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. East
winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 40s. Highs near 70.

$$

COZ230-232215-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-71F.
Min humidity........45-53 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 50 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1100, then 4500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....47-52F.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 37-55 mph decreasing to 32-49 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000. poor after 0500.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(52 percent). Isolated showers
                    early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-73F.
Min humidity........30-33 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 39-55 mph decreasing to 25-37 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs near 60. North
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 45. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. East
winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 49.
Highs near 70.

$$

COZ231-232215-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....71-73F.
Min humidity........55-61 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 35-53 mph increasing to 48-67 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 19 mph until 1500. southwest
                    around 25 mph after 1700.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....49-53F.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 41-60 mph becoming southwest and
                    decreasing to 36-49 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 21 mph until 2000, then southwest
                    around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(62 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-73F.
Min humidity........41-43 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 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 37-53 mph decreasing to 30-48 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 11500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 49. Highs near 60. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 40s. Highs near 70. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs near 70.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs in
the lower 70s.

$$

COZ232-232215-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-74F.
Min humidity........51-59 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    morning.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 37-55 mph increasing to 47-66 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph until 1500, then southwest
                    around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1300, then fair until 1400, then
                    good until 1700, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....51-55F.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 39-56 mph shifting to the southwest 37-51
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(59 percent). Isolated showers
                    early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-75F.
Min humidity........35-41 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the east 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....Southwest 40-59 mph decreasing to 28-39 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000, then 11500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows near 50. Highs in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs near 70. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs near 70.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs in the lower to mid 70s.

$$

COZ233-232215-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-74F.
Min humidity........49-59 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 37-55 mph increasing to 45-61 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 33 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 0800.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening, then scattered showers after midnight.
                    Isolated showers early in the morning.
Min temperature.....51-56F.
Max humidity........90-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 46 mph.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000. poor after 0500.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(53 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....71-74F.
Min humidity........29-40 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 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 48-61 mph decreasing to 33-52 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 0900, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs 58 to 63.
North winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 40s. Highs 63 to 69. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs 63 to 69. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs 64 to 70.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 40s. Highs 68 to 73.

$$

COZ234-232215-
Kiowa County Including Eads-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and
                    numerous thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-79F.
Min humidity........52-60 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 30-48 mph increasing to 44-60 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 33 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Numerous showers through the night.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature.....52-57F.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.60 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 46 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 2100, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 28 mph until 2300, then south
                    around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100, then very good until
                    2200, then good until 2300, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers through the
                    day. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....70-73F.
Min humidity........46-53 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 46-56 mph becoming south and
                    decreasing to 36-53 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Highs near 60.
Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs near
70.

$$

COZ235-232215-
Bent County Including Las Animas-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....74-78F.
Min humidity........54-59 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 31-49 mph increasing to 46-58 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 33 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....54-58F.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 44 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 2000, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 35 mph until 2000, then west
                    around 21 mph until 2300, then south.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 1900, then very good until
                    2000, then good until 2100, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent). Scattered showers
                    early in the morning, then isolated showers
                    late in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-75F.
Min humidity........43-49 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 46-60 mph decreasing to 31-49 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows near 50. Highs near 60. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 41 to
46. Highs near 70. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 43 to 48. Highs
in the lower 70s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the 40s. Highs
in the lower to mid 70s.

$$

COZ236-232215-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and
                    numerous thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....77-80F.
Min humidity........50-54 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 28-44 mph increasing to 40-54 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1300.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then numerous
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....56-59F.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 44 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100, then very good until
                    2200, then good until 2300, then fair until
                    2400, then poor.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers through the
                    day. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-75F.
Min humidity........50-56 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 47 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows near 50. Highs near 60. Northeast winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 43 to 48. Highs
in the mid to upper 60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 41 to
47. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. East winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 43 to 49. Highs
near 70.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs in
the lower 70s.

$$

COZ237-232215-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
354 AM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and
                    numerous thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-79F.
Min humidity........54-62 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................5.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 28-44 mph increasing to 38-53 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1300, then 8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1300.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Showers and scattered
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then numerous
                    showers and isolated thunderstorms after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....56-60F.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 46 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2100, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000. poor after 0500.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Scattered showers
                    until late afternoon. Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-76F.
Min humidity........43-55 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 46 mph.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 32 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows near 50. Highs 60 to 65. North winds around
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs in the 60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 60s. East winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs near 70.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid to
upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.

$$



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