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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR S CNTRL AND SERN COLORADO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...

DRY AND SEASONAL CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY AS UPPER LEVEL HIGH
PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE REGION. STARTING LATE TONIGHT AND
CONTINUING THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...A CHANCE
FOR ISOLATED DAILY AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL RETURN TO THE FORECAST...MAINLY ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN.
BY WEDNESDAY...COOLER AIR ASSOCIATED WITH AN UPPER LEVEL
STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SNOW TO THE MOUNTAINS...WITH
ACCUMULATING SNOW POSSIBLE ABOVE 10000 FEET.

VENTILATION RATES TODAY WILL RANGE FROM FAIR TO GOOD OVER THE PLAINS
...ALTHOUGH A FEW POCKETS ALONG THE I-25 CORRIDOR MAY STAY MAINLY
IN FAIR TO POOR RANGE. OVER THE MOUNTAINS...MOST LOCATIONS WILL
SEE GOOD OR BETTER VENTILATION. ON SATURDAY...VENTILATION RATES
WILL BE GOOD OR BETTER MOST AREAS.

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

COZ220-172230-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...CHAFFEE COUNTY...LAKE COUNTY
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(31 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-68F...EXCEPT 41-58F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 21-31 MPH DECREASING TO 12-22 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(41 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....27-38F.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-81 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900...THEN POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(52 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-65F...EXCEPT 43-55F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-28 PERCENT...EXCEPT 29-37 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 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....SOUTH AROUND 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 25 TO 37.
HIGHS 43 TO 62. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 28 TO 38.
HIGHS 40 TO 63. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS
39 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 39.
HIGHS 33 TO 55.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 37. HIGHS
35 TO 58.

$$

COZ223-172230-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...CREEDE...WOLF CREEK PASS
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-66F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-24 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-28 MPH DECREASING TO 12-22 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(41 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(61 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-38F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-81 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1900...THEN POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-60F.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-41 PERCENT...EXCEPT 41-49 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AND ISOLATED
SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 34. HIGHS 42 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 29 TO 35.
HIGHS 44 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 36. HIGHS
42 TO 58. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 37.
HIGHS 38 TO 53.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 35. HIGHS
38 TO 56.

$$

COZ224-172230-
SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALAMOSA...DEL NORTE...FORT GARLAND...SAGUACHE
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(38 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-68F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-22 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-28 MPH DECREASING TO 12-22 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 0800...THEN NORTHEAST
                    UNTIL 1000...THEN SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(37 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(56 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-38F.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-85 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 2000...THEN POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(54 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-65F.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. GOOD AFTER 1300.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 30S.
HIGHS NEAR 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S.
HIGHS NEAR 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 30S. HIGHS 54 TO 59.

$$

COZ225-172230-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...
WET MOUNTAINS
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(39 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-67F...EXCEPT 45-57F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE 8-12 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(60 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-66F...EXCEPT 41-53F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT...EXCEPT 39-51 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 46 TO 67. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 47 TO 66. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS
46 TO 66. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 43.
HIGHS 42 TO 61.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 41.
HIGHS 40 TO 58.

$$

COZ222-172230-
FREMONT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...HOWARD
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-69F...EXCEPT 47-54F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE 8-12 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-31 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-42F.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-92 PERCENT...EXCEPT 61-78 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 2300...THEN WEST AROUND
                    7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-69F...EXCEPT 46-54F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 5-7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH UP TO 5
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 8000 FT AGL AFTER 1100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 53 TO 72. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 55 TO 70. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 54 TO 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 48 TO 64.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS
47 TO 64.

$$

COZ221-172230-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE-
INCLUDING...FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT...PIKES PEAK
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(34 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-63F...EXCEPT 43-54F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPSLOPE 8-12 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-30 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....31-38F.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-89 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-64F...EXCEPT 42-54F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-35 PERCENT...EXCEPT 36-41 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-8 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 40.
HIGHS 49 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 41.
HIGHS 49 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 41. HIGHS 50 TO 64.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 42.
HIGHS 44 TO 57.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 40. HIGHS
41 TO 57.

$$

COZ226-172230-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BLACK FOREST...MONUMENT
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(34 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-64F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 22-32 MPH DECREASING TO 16-26 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH DECREASING TO 7-17 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66F.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-12 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 62 TO 71. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 37 TO 43. HIGHS 62 TO 68. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 63 TO 68. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 45.
HIGHS 56 TO 63.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 43. HIGHS
54 TO 60.

$$

COZ227-172230-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...COLORADO SPRINGS...FORT CARSON
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(34 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-31 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-39F.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-66F.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-34 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-12 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 67 TO 72. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS NEAR 60.

$$

COZ228-172230-
PUEBLO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PUEBLO
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-31 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-42F.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(44 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-72F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-12 MPH DECREASING TO UP TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 70 TO 75. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS NEAR
70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
69 TO 74. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS 62 TO 68.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.

$$

COZ229-172230-
HUERFANO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(37 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-67F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-27 MPH DECREASING TO 12-22 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN SOUTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(47 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(51 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-43F.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-76 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 2300...THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(47 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-71F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 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.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST UP TO 5
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS NEAR 70. WEST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
NEAR 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. HIGHS NEAR 60.

$$

COZ230-172230-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...THATCHER...TRINIDAD
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(36 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(51 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-44F.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-79 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 2000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2200...THEN
                    POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(49 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-71F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH UP TO 6 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS NEAR
70. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
NEAR 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 40S. HIGHS 58 TO 63.

$$

COZ231-172230-
CROWLEY COUNTY-
INCLUDING...ORDWAY
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-68F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 22-32 MPH DECREASING TO 15-25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-71F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-13 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

COZ232-172230-
OTERO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LA JUNTA...WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-69F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 21-31 MPH DECREASING TO 15-25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(26 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45F.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(48 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-72F.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 5-11 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S
TO LOWER 50S. HIGHS NEAR 70.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.

$$

COZ233-172230-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PINON CANYON
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(37 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 18-29 MPH DECREASING TO 14-24 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. FAIR AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(46 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-46F.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(51 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-71F.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-38 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 7-17 MPH DECREASING TO 5-8 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
69 TO 74. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS NEAR
70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
67 TO 73. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50.
HIGHS 62 TO 68.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS 59 TO 64.

$$

COZ234-172230-
KIOWA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EADS
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-68F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 24-36 MPH DECREASING TO 18-29 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-42F.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 13-24 MPH DECREASING TO 8-18 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(43 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS NEAR 70.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

COZ235-172230-
BENT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAS ANIMAS
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 22-33 MPH DECREASING TO 16-26 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-45F.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-89 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 12-22 MPH DECREASING TO 7-17 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-71F.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS
NEAR 70.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

COZ236-172230-
PROWERS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAMAR
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 24-35 MPH DECREASING TO 17-27 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-44F.
MAX HUMIDITY........79-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 13-23 MPH DECREASING TO 8-18 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(43 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-69F.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-37 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS
NEAR 70.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

$$

COZ237-172230-
BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS...SPRINGFIELD
1248 PM MDT FRI OCT 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 21-31 MPH DECREASING TO 15-25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(31 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41-44F.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 14 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(49 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-69F.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-37 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.

$$



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