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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR S Cntrl and Sern Colorado
National Weather Service Pueblo Co
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.Discussion...

Moisture will remain in place across southern Colorado
Wednesday and Thursday, with scattered afternoon and evening
thunderstorms across much of the area both days. Slightly
drier air then moves into the region beginning Friday, with
thunderstorms becoming more isolated over the weekend.
Temperatures will remain within a few degrees of seasonal
averages the next several days.

Afternoon smoke dispersion will reach good or better levels
at most locations Wednesday, then fall back into the fair to
good range on Thursday.

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

COZ220-231045-
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(65 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the evening. Isolated
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....38-48F.
Max humidity........82-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 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....North around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 11 mph until 2000, then northeast
                    around 12 mph until 2200, then northwest around
                    10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(56 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....65-77F...except 52-65F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........29-36 percent...except 37-51 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    morning.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 1200, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. fair after 1200.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(59 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(47 percent). Scattered thunderstorms
                    early in the evening, then isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the evening. Isolated
                    showers early in the morning.
Min temperature.....39-50F.
Max humidity........73-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(57 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....62-72F...except 49-62F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........32-36 percent...except 36-48 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 11 mph.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 48.
Highs 54 to 77. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 50.
Highs 55 to 78. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 38 to 49. Highs 55 to 77. North
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 49.
Highs 55 to 77.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 49.
Highs 55 to 77.

$$

COZ221-231045-
Teller County/Rampart Range Including Pikes Peak and Florissant
Fossil Beds National Monument-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(65 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms early in the evening, then
                    isolated thunderstorms late in the evening.
                    Isolated showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....45-54F.
Max humidity........77-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South around 12 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2000, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(59 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....65-77F...except 53-66F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........33-40 percent...except 40-55 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the south in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 9 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 1200, then 9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 6 mph until 1700, then east.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000, then fair until 1700, then
                    poor.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(63 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(49 percent). Scattered thunderstorms
                    early in the evening, then isolated
                    thunderstorms in the late evening and early
                    morning. Isolated showers early in the morning.
Min temperature.....46-56F.
Max humidity........71-83 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 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 5-8 mph increasing to 5-13 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 6 mph until 2300, then
                    northeast around 7 mph until 0200, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(63 percent). Isolated showers late
                    in the morning. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....62-73F...except 51-63F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........35-41 percent...except 41-56 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 9 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl until 1200, then 7500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 7 mph until 1400, then northeast
                    around 9 mph until 1700, then northwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 54.
Highs 59 to 78. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 54.
Highs 59 to 78. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 45 to 54. Highs 59 to 77. North
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 53.
Highs 59 to 76.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 52.
Highs 59 to 76.

$$

COZ222-231045-
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(64 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(48 percent). Scattered thunderstorms
                    early in the evening, then isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the evening.
Min temperature.....46-58F...except 45-47F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........77-89 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....Southwest around 12 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 13 mph until 2000, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(51 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-84F...except 61-65F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........29-36 percent...except 38-41 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 12 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000. 10500 ft agl after
                    1200.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000, then fair until 1100, then
                    good until 1600, then fair.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(58 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(46 percent). Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
Min temperature.....48-60F...except 47-50F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........69-80 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl until 2100, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 6 mph until 2300, then
                    northeast around 8 mph until 0200, then west
                    around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(56 percent). Isolated showers late
                    in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon, then scattered thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....65-81F...except 57-61F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........31-37 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the southwest in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000. 9500 ft agl after 1200.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 9 mph until 1700, then west
                    around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 58.
Highs 69 to 85. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 59.
Highs 69 to 84. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 47 to 58. Highs 68 to 84. North
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 47 to 58. Highs 68 to 82.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 57.
Highs 68 to 82.

$$

COZ223-231045-
Eastern San Juan Mountains and La Garita Mountains Including Wolf
Creek Pass and Creede-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(65 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(44 percent). Scattered thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then isolated thunderstorms late
                    in the evening. Isolated showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....39-48F.
Max humidity........86-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 5-15 mph shifting to the west 9-19
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph until 2300, then west
                    around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(50 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning, then isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....64-73F...except 55-65F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........34-43 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 10-20 mph becoming west 5-15 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1100.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(62 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(47 percent). Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the night.
Min temperature.....41-50F.
Max humidity........68-76 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2000, then poor until 0300, then
                    fair.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(63 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....61-69F...except 52-61F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........36-45 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 12 mph.
Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1100, then very good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 48.
Highs 57 to 73. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 41 to 49.
Highs 57 to 74. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 49.
Highs 57 to 74. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 48.
Highs 57 to 73.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 48.
Highs 57 to 73.

$$

COZ224-231045-
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(65 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(45 percent). Scattered thunderstorms
                    early in the evening, then isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the evening.
Min temperature.....45-49F.
Max humidity........93-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-12 mph increasing to west 10-20 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2100, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph until 2300, then west around
                    6 mph until 0500, then southwest around 5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900, then fair until 2000, then
                    poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(47 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....74-78F.
Min humidity........30-32 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 13 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(57 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....48-52F.
Max humidity........77-86 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2000. poor after 0400.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(49 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy. Isolated showers late in the morning.
                    Isolated thunderstorms early in the afternoon,
                    then scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-73F.
Min humidity........32-38 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 12 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 7500 ft agl until
                    1200, then 10000 ft agl until 1700, then 6000
                    ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100, then fair until 1200, then
                    good until 1700, then fair.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 49.
Highs in the mid to upper 70s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 40s to lower 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 70s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 45 to 50. Highs in the mid to upper
70s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 40s. Highs in the mid to upper 70s.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 44 to 49.
Highs in the mid to upper 70s.

$$

COZ225-231045-
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(68 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(48 percent). Scattered thunderstorms
                    early in the evening, then isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the evening. Isolated
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....42-54F.
Max humidity........80-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-15 mph increasing to southwest 10-20
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 2100, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900. poor after 0500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(49 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning, then scattered thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-79F...except 55-66F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........32-39 percent...except 41-49 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 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....Northwest around 13 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0800, then fair until 1100, then
                    good until 1700, then fair.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(64 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms early in the evening, then
                    isolated thunderstorms in the late evening and
                    overnight.
Min temperature.....44-57F.
Max humidity........71-86 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 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....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2200, then poor.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(66 percent). Isolated showers in
                    the morning. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....62-74F...except 52-62F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........37-46 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 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....Northwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl until 1200, then 7500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 54.
Highs 60 to 80. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 55.
Highs 60 to 80. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 54.
Highs 59 to 78. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 54.
Highs 59 to 78.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 54.
Highs 59 to 78.

$$

COZ226-231045-
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(62 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....51-55F.
Max humidity........89-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 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....South 5-11 mph increasing to 6-16 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900. poor after 0500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(56 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-82F.
Min humidity........33-37 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-14 mph shifting to the north 5-15 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1000.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(59 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(48 percent). Scattered thunderstorms
                    early in the evening, then isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the evening.
Min temperature.....53-58F.
Max humidity........77-83 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 5-12 mph shifting to the southwest 5-13
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl until 2100, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 14 mph until 2300, then northeast
                    around 7 mph until 0200, then northwest around
                    5 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then fair until 2200, then
                    poor.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent). Isolated showers late
                    in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon, then scattered thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....71-77F.
Min humidity........37-40 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 9 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000. 7500 ft agl after 1200.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 5 mph until 0900, then
                    northeast until 1000, then northwest around 6
                    mph until 1400, then southeast around 10 mph
                    until 1700, then west around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 52 to 57.
Highs 76 to 83. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 52 to
57. Highs 75 to 83. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 56.
Highs 75 to 81. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 55.
Highs 74 to 81.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 50s. Highs 74 to 81.

$$

COZ227-231045-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(58 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....54-57F.
Max humidity........90-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in
                    the evening.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-12 mph increasing to 9-19 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl until 2000, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1900. poor after 0300.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(54 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....79-85F.
Min humidity........31-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 9-19 mph shifting to the north 6-16
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 12 mph until 1400, then
                    southeast around 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1000.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(56 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....57-59F.
Max humidity........77-87 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the north after
                    midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-11 mph shifting to the west 5-14
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl until 2100, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Scattered
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....76-82F.
Min humidity........35-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 6-16 mph decreasing to 5-11 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000. 8500 ft agl after 1200.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph until 1100, then west until
                    1400, then south until 1700, then west around
                    20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair until 1300, then
                    poor until 1400, then good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 80 to 86. North winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 80 to 86. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 79 to 85. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
79 to 85.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs 78 to 84.

$$

COZ228-231045-
Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(59 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(48 percent). Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
Min temperature.....56-58F.
Max humidity........83-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-14 mph increasing to southwest 10-20
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(48 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....82-89F.
Min humidity........27-31 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 12-22 mph shifting to the northwest
                    10-20 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1200.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....58-61F.
Max humidity........78-90 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl until 2000. 1500 ft agl after 2200.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 17 mph until 2400, then west
                    around 16 mph until 0100, then northwest around
                    10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(63 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Scattered
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....78-86F.
Min humidity........31-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 6-16 mph decreasing to 5-11 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl until
                    1700, then 6500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 5 mph until 1400, then south around
                    11 mph until 1700, then southwest around 24
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1500.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 83 to 90. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 83 to 90. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 81 to 88. North winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
81 to 88.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
80 to 87.

$$

COZ229-231045-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(60 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(46 percent). Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
Min temperature.....54-56F.
Max humidity........77-83 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-13 mph increasing to southwest 9-19 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 2100, then 1000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(44 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....82-86F.
Min humidity........24-27 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the south in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000. 10500 ft agl after
                    1200.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 6 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. fair after 1100.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(65 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....57-59F.
Max humidity........72-77 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph shifting to the west after
                    midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 8-18 mph shifting to the west 5-13
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl until 2000. 1500 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(64 percent). Isolated showers late
                    in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon, then scattered thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....76-82F.
Min humidity........28-33 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 5 mph shifting to the southwest in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 9 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 6500 ft agl until
                    1200, then 9500 ft agl until 1700, then 5000 ft
                    agl.
Transport winds.....West around 6 mph until 1400, then south around
                    14 mph until 1700, then west around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 1500.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 50s. Highs 82 to 87. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs 80 to 85. West winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs
80 to 85.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs
79 to 84.

$$

COZ230-231045-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(49 percent). Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
Min temperature.....55-58F.
Max humidity........83-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast 5-11 mph shifting to the south 6-16
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(43 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....80-86F.
Min humidity........26-32 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 8-18 mph increasing to northwest
                    13-23 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000. 10500 ft agl after
                    1200.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(64 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms through the night.
Min temperature.....58-61F.
Max humidity........78-87 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 12-22 mph decreasing to 5-14 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Isolated showers late
                    in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon, then scattered thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-83F.
Min humidity........30-38 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 9 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000, then 6000 ft agl until
                    1200, then 9000 ft agl until 1700, then 5000 ft
                    agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1400.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 81 to 87. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 82 to 87. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 80 to 86. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
80 to 86.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
79 to 85.

$$

COZ231-231045-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(53 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(48 percent).
Min temperature.....58-60F.
Max humidity........93-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 5-8 mph increasing to 8-18 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......1000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900. poor after 0500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(49 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....86-88F.
Min humidity........30-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1100, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms through the night.
Min temperature.....60-62F.
Max humidity........90-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 6-16 mph shifting to the northwest 5-11
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl until 2000. 1000 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(68 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Scattered
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....84-86F.
Min humidity........35-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 7-17 mph decreasing to up to 7 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1400.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the upper 80s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ232-231045-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(58 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(50 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy(51 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(44 percent).
Min temperature.....58-60F.
Max humidity........93-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-8 mph increasing to 6-16 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(45 percent).
Max temperature.....85-88F.
Min humidity........30-35 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....West around 14 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000, then 10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1400.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms until early morning.
Min temperature.....61-63F.
Max humidity........87-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 9-19 mph decreasing to 5-14 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl until 2000. 1000 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(66 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....82-86F.
Min humidity........34-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 5 mph shifting to the south
                    with gusts to around 20 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 7-17 mph decreasing to 5-8 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000, then 9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1300.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. West winds around 10 mph. Gusts up
to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs near 90. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. East winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows near 60. Highs in the mid to upper
80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ233-231045-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(58 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....56-60F.
Max humidity........93-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southeast around 9 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(46 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....78-86F.
Min humidity........31-45 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 6-16 mph increasing to west 12-22 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1000.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms through the night.
Min temperature.....60-63F.
Max humidity........87-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 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....Northwest 12-22 mph decreasing to 5-14 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 2100, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000, then good until 2100,
                    then fair until 2200, then poor.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers late in the
                    morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in the
                    afternoon, then scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-83F.
Min humidity........34-47 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000, then fair until 1300, then
                    good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60. Highs
80 to 87. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 81 to 87. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs 79 to 86. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
79 to 85.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs 79 to 85.

$$

COZ234-231045-
Kiowa County Including Eads-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(38 percent).
Min temperature.....58-60F.
Max humidity........90-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-12 mph shifting to the south 5-8
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2000. poor after 0500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(42 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....83-87F.
Min humidity........36-41 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1400.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....60-62F.
Max humidity........93-97 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northeast up to 10 mph shifting to the south
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 2100, then 1000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(69 percent). Isolated showers late
                    in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon, then scattered thunderstorms
                    early in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....81-86F.
Min humidity........39-49 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 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....Northwest 5-11 mph shifting to the northeast in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000, then 9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60. Highs
83 to 88. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the 80s. East winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the 80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.

$$

COZ235-231045-
Bent County Including Las Animas-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(47 percent).
Min temperature.....59-61F.
Max humidity........93-97 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 5-8 mph shifting to the south up to 7 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl until 2100, then 1000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(44 percent).
Max temperature.....83-88F.
Min humidity........36-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 11 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1100, then 9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1400.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(59 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....62-65F.
Max humidity........87-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 5-11 mph shifting to the southwest after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl until 2000, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000. poor after 0500.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....82-87F.
Min humidity........40-43 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-15 mph shifting to the northeast
                    5-8 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 1000, then 8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds around
15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. South winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows near 60. Highs in the mid to upper
80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ236-231045-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(39 percent).
Min temperature.....59-61F.
Max humidity........90-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....North 6-16 mph becoming east up to 10 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900. poor after 0500.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(41 percent).
Max temperature.....82-86F.
Min humidity........39-43 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest up to 10 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1300.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(48 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy(63 percent). Isolated thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....62-64F.
Max humidity........93-97 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....South 5-8 mph increasing to 5-14 mph after
                    midnight.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 2100, then 1000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100. poor after 0400.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning,
                    then isolated thunderstorms early in the
                    afternoon. Scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....80-84F.
Min humidity........46-53 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 5-11 mph shifting to the northeast in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1100, then 7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts
up to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s.

$$

COZ237-231045-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
326 PM MDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(53 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(49 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy(53 percent). Isolated thunderstorms in
                    the evening.
Min temperature.....58-61F.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northeast around 10 mph.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1900, then poor.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(51 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....80-84F.
Min humidity........43-47 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest up to 10 mph increasing to west in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1000.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(48 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy(64 percent). Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the night.
Min temperature.....62-64F.
Max humidity........93-97 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-11 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl until 2100, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then fair until 2200, then
                    poor.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning.
                    Isolated thunderstorms early in the afternoon,
                    then scattered thunderstorms early in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....77-81F.
Min humidity........49-56 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 5-12 mph shifting to the north in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows near 60. Highs in
the lower to mid 80s. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower to mid 80s.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower 80s.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

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