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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR S Cntrl and Sern Colorado
National Weather Service Pueblo Co
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.Discussion...

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
mostly in the afternoon and into the nighttime hours this
week, with the highest potential for more widespread
precipitation expected Tuesday through Thursday.

This afternoon and again on Monday afternoon, the far southeast
plains should experience generally very good to excellent smoke
dispersion, with the remainder of the fire district generally
noting good smoke dispersion.


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

COZ220-202215-
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(63 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Scattered
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-80F...except 56-69F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........20-23 percent...except 24-32 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Upslope 8-12 mph becoming west around 5 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-6 mph shifting to the south up to 7
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 3 mph until 1400, then south
                    around 6 mph until 1700, then east around 10
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. good after 1400.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms early in
                    the evening, then isolated thunderstorms early
                    in the evening.
Min temperature.....38-49F.
Max humidity........74-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the west
                    after midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 5-11 mph shifting to the north after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 2100, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 9 mph until 2200, then northwest
                    around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2000, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers late in the
                    morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the late
                    morning and early afternoon, then scattered
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-80F...except 55-66F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........21-27 percent...except 28-38 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the north in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 14 mph.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 1100, then 11500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 39 to 50. Highs
54 to 76. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 39 to
49. Highs 55 to 79. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 39 to
50. Highs 53 to 75. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 48.
Highs 53 to 75.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 49.
Highs 54 to 77.

$$

COZ221-202215-
Teller County/Rampart Range Including Pikes Peak and Florissant
Fossil Beds National Monument-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(64 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-80F...except 58-70F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........21-25 percent...except 25-35 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Light becoming southeast 5-11 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. good after 1300.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms early in
                    the evening, then isolated thunderstorms early
                    in the evening.
Min temperature.....46-54F.
Max humidity........68-84 percent...except 64-73 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph with gusts to around 20 mph
                    shifting to the west after midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....South around 6 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000. poor after 0400.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers late in the
                    morning. Isolated thunderstorms in the late
                    morning and early afternoon, then scattered
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-77F...except 55-67F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........31-36 percent...except 34-47 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the northeast in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 6-16 mph increasing to north 12-23
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000. 10500 ft agl after
                    1200.
Transport winds.....South around 7 mph until 0800, then north
                    around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0800. very good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 54. Highs
55 to 73. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 52.
Highs 58 to 76. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 54. Highs
57 to 76. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 53.
Highs 57 to 76.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 54.
Highs 59 to 76.

$$

COZ222-202215-
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(65 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....72-90F...except 64-68F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........18-23 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-6 mph shifting to the east up to 6
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......11500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 4 mph until 1400, then east around
                    8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1300, then fair until 1500, then
                    good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....47-60F...except 46-49F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........69-86 percent...except 61-73 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph with gusts to around 20 mph
                    shifting to the northwest after midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 7-17 mph shifting to the southwest 5-12
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 2100, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 13 mph until 2000, then northwest
                    around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000. poor after 0400.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-85F...except 61-65F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........24-31 percent...except 33-36 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 7-17 mph increasing to 12-22 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 60. Highs
63 to 81. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 46 to
57. Highs 66 to 83. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 59.
Highs 66 to 82. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 59.
Highs 66 to 82.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 59.
Highs 67 to 84.

$$

COZ223-202215-
Eastern San Juan Mountains and La Garita Mountains Including Wolf
Creek Pass and Creede-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Scattered thunderstorms late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-75F...except 57-67F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........24-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Upslope 8-12 mph becoming south around 5 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-7 mph shifting to the east 5-11 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 4 mph until 1400, then
                    southeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms early in
                    the evening, then isolated thunderstorms early
                    in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....40-49F.
Max humidity........76-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....East around 11 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 2000, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph until 2200, then
                    northwest around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers early in the
                    morning, then isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the morning. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....64-75F...except 55-65F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........30-40 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 14 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 49. Highs
56 to 72. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 39 to
47. Highs 56 to 73. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 41 to
50. Highs 54 to 71. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 47.
Highs 55 to 72.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 48.
Highs 56 to 73.

$$

COZ224-202215-
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....76-81F.
Min humidity........21-27 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the south with
                    gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northeast around 8 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl until 1200, then 12000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph until 1400, then southeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature.....45-50F.
Max humidity........89-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph shifting to the south after midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast around 11 mph.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph until 2000, then west
                    around 9 mph until 2300, then north around 8
                    mph until 0200, then southwest around 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900. poor after 0400.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(66 percent). Isolated showers
                    early in the morning, then isolated
                    thunderstorms in the late morning and early
                    afternoon. Scattered thunderstorms late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-78F.
Min humidity........28-32 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 14 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000, then 11500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 51. Highs
in the lower to mid 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 44 to
49. Highs 74 to 79. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 50.
Highs in the lower to mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 40s. Highs in the lower to mid 70s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 70s.

$$

COZ225-202215-
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....69-83F...except 57-68F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........22-29 percent...except 30-38 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 5-7 mph shifting to the east up to 7 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. good after 1300.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms through
                    the night.
Min temperature.....46-56F...except 40-47F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........74-86 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 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....Southeast around 11 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2100, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers early in the
                    morning, then isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the morning. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-80F...except 56-67F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........30-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl until 1200, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 55. Highs
57 to 77. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 53.
Highs 59 to 78. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 43 to
55. Highs 57 to 78. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 54.
Highs 58 to 78.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 54.
Highs 59 to 79.

$$

COZ226-202215-
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....79-86F.
Min humidity........21-23 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South up to 10 mph increasing to 5-12 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......11500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1100, then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(69 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....51-58F.
Max humidity........70-80 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 13 mph.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl until 2000. 1500 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....East around 13 mph until 2000, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(66 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-82F.
Min humidity........28-32 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 6-16 mph increasing to 14-24 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000. 10500 ft agl after
                    1200.
Transport winds.....North around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 57.
Highs 71 to 79. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 50 to
56. Highs 74 to 82. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 51 to
56. Highs 74 to 81. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 56.
Highs 74 to 82.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 52 to 57.
Highs 74 to 82.

$$

COZ227-202215-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(65 percent).
Max temperature.....85-91F.
Min humidity........18-20 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-6 mph becoming up to 10 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100, then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(67 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....55-58F.
Max humidity........72-79 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 12 mph.
Mixing height.......9500 ft agl until 2000. 1500 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....East around 14 mph until 2000, then north
                    around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(64 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....80-86F.
Min humidity........26-30 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 7-17 mph increasing to 16-26 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000, then 11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 7 mph until 0800, then around 15
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 75 to 82. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 78 to 85. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 78 to 84. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 78 to 85.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 79 to 85.

$$

COZ228-202215-
Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(65 percent).
Max temperature.....88-94F.
Min humidity........16-18 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east with
                    gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 5 mph decreasing to up to 7 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 6 mph until 1400, then southeast
                    around 8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100, then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(63 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....58-60F.
Max humidity........72-80 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast around 11 mph.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl until 2000. 1500 ft agl after
                    2100.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph until 2100, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....83-89F.
Min humidity........23-26 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 10-20 mph increasing to 16-26 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 8 mph until 0800, then south
                    around 6 mph until 1100, then north around 12
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1400.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 78 to 85. North winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 80 to 88. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 81 to 88. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 80 to 88.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near 60. Highs 82 to 89.

$$

COZ229-202215-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....85-90F.
Min humidity........15-19 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Light becoming south up to 6 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......12000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 4 mph until 1400, then southeast
                    around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1400, then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(65 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....55-59F.
Max humidity........72-77 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                    the evening.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast 5-15 mph increasing to 11-21 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......9500 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then fair until 2100, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....81-86F.
Min humidity........24-26 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 77 to 82. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 50s. Highs 80 to 85. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 80 to 85. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 80 to 85.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.

$$

COZ230-202215-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....84-92F.
Min humidity........16-22 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the east
                    with gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 6 mph.
Mixing height.......13000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1300, then fair until 1500, then
                    very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(69 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms through the night.
Min temperature.....57-61F.
Max humidity........69-77 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast 5-15 mph increasing to 12-23 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after
                    2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000, then good until 2100,
                    then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(64 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the late morning and
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....81-86F.
Min humidity........25-28 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs near 80. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 54 to
59. Highs 79 to 86. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s to lower 60s. Highs 79 to 86. Southwest winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 80 to 86.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
81 to 86.

$$

COZ231-202215-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(57 percent).
Max temperature.....92-95F.
Min humidity........17-19 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east with
                    gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Light becoming southeast 5-6 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 1200, then 12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 7 mph until 1100, then southeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. good after 1600.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(59 percent).
Min temperature.....58-63F.
Max humidity........75-80 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph with gusts to around 20
                    mph shifting to the west after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-12 mph increasing to 7-17 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl until 2000. 1500 ft agl after
                    2100.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 16 mph until 2300, then
                    northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(64 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....86-88F.
Min humidity........25-28 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northeast 8-18 mph increasing to north 14-25
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 9 mph until 0800, then south
                    around 8 mph until 1100, then northeast.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1400, then fair until 1500, then
                    good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ232-202215-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(60 percent).
Max temperature.....92-95F.
Min humidity........18-20 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the east
                    with gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Light becoming southeast up to 6 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. very good after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(62 percent).
Min temperature.....60-63F.
Max humidity........75-78 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast 5-12 mph increasing to 12-22 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after
                    2100.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph until 2100, then southwest
                    around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....85-88F.
Min humidity........26-29 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph with gusts to around 20
                    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....Northeast 6-16 mph increasing to north 15-25
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 8 mph until 1200, then west
                    until 1400, then northeast around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1500.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. North winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds around
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ233-202215-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(64 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....85-92F.
Min humidity........19-26 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the south with
                    gusts to around 25 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 5 mph decreasing to up to 7
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1100, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(68 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms through the night.
Min temperature.....59-62F.
Max humidity........78-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast 5-14 mph increasing to 13-24 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl until 2000, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0400. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....80-86F.
Min humidity........29-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 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....Southwest 14-25 mph shifting to the northwest
                    12-23 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 56 to 61.
Highs 79 to 84. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s to lower 60s. Highs 79 to 85. Southeast winds around
10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 78 to 86. South winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 79 to 86.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 81 to 87.

$$

COZ234-202215-
Kiowa County Including Eads-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(57 percent).
Max temperature.....90-94F.
Min humidity........21-28 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast with gusts to around 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast around 5 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 1200, then 12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1100, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(56 percent).
Min temperature.....61-63F.
Max humidity........81-87 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-11 mph increasing to southeast 8-18 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl until 2000. 1500 ft agl after
                    2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100, then fair until 0100,
                    then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....83-87F.
Min humidity........30-41 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 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....South 8-18 mph shifting to the north 7-17 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 82 to 87. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to
25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 82 to 87. South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the 80s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ235-202215-
Bent County Including Las Animas-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(58 percent).
Max temperature.....93-97F.
Min humidity........19-22 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the south with
                    gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-6 mph shifting to the southeast up
                    to 6 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 1200, then 13000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1100, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(62 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the morning.
Min temperature.....62-64F.
Max humidity........75-81 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-11 mph increasing to southeast 12-22
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl until 2000. 2500 ft agl after
                    2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....85-88F.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 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....South 12-23 mph shifting to the northwest 8-18
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. North winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Gusts up to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds around
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ236-202215-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(55 percent).
Max temperature.....93-96F.
Min humidity........23-26 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 5-6 mph shifting to the southwest up to 5
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl until 1200, then 13000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1100, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(60 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms after midnight.
Min temperature.....62-64F.
Max humidity........81-87 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast 5-8 mph increasing to 7-17 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after
                    2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning,
                    then isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....83-87F.
Min humidity........38-44 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 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....South 25-44 mph becoming west 13-24 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Northeast winds around
10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Gusts up to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. South winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ237-202215-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
1020 AM MDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(54 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....88-93F.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 5-6 mph shifting to the west up to 5
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......11500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1100, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(69 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms through the night.
Min temperature.....60-65F.
Max humidity........84-90 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 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....Southeast 5-11 mph increasing to 8-18 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl until 2000. 2500 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning.
                    Isolated thunderstorms early in the afternoon,
                    then scattered thunderstorms late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....81-84F.
Min humidity........40-46 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 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....South 28-46 mph becoming west 17-29 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0800. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Northwest winds around
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs near 80. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

$$


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