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
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...

UPDATED TO LOWER AFTERNOON HIGHS ACROSS THE EASTERN PLAINS BY
SEVERAL DEGREES.  OTHERWISE THE FORECAST LOOKS TO BE ON TRACK.

STEADY LIGHT TO OCCASIONALLY MODERATE SNOW WILL FALL ALONG THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE TODAY...WITH LIGHT SNOW SPREADING EASTWARD
INTO THE SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT PLAINS THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TONIGHT.  THE SYSTEM WILL EXIT THE AREA THURSDAY
MORNING WITH LINGERING SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS.
DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED INTO FRIDAY WITH TEMPERATURES REMAINING
NEAR NORMAL. NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL KEEP ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS THIS WEEKEND WITH DRY
CONDITIONS EXPECTED ELSEWHERE.  TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN AROUND TO
SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL.

COOL TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL LIMIT MIXING...KEEPING SMOKE
DISPERSION RATES IN THE POOR CATEGORY TODAY AND THURSDAY.

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

COZ220-172330-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...CHAFFEE COUNTY...LAKE COUNTY
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE
                    OF RAIN LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-37F...EXCEPT 16-28F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-57 PERCENT...EXCEPT 57-68 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 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....NORTHWEST UP TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....8-25F.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-92 PERCENT...EXCEPT 92-100 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 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 NORTHWEST 5-14
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-40F...EXCEPT 18-28F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-51 PERCENT...EXCEPT 56-69 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6 TO 18.
HIGHS 18 TO 36. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 16. HIGHS 22 TO 39. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 18.
HIGHS 21 TO 38. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 14 TO 24.
HIGHS 25 TO 43.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12 TO 24.
HIGHS 21 TO 40.

$$

COZ223-172330-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...CREEDE...WOLF CREEK PASS
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....20-33F.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-70 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.40 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 6-16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....8-18F.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 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....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....20-33F.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-67 PERCENT...EXCEPT 62-73 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6 TO 14.
HIGHS 21 TO 33. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 13. HIGHS 23 TO 35. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 15. HIGHS 22 TO 34. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12 TO 17.
HIGHS 28 TO 40.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12 TO 18.
HIGHS 24 TO 38.

$$

COZ224-172330-
SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALAMOSA...DEL NORTE...FORT GARLAND...SAGUACHE
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-35F.
MIN HUMIDITY........58-68 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......UPVALLEY 8-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 8-18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-19F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 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....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-37F.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-54 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    UPVALLEY 8-12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 7 TO 14.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 12. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6 TO 13. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 15. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10 TO 18. HIGHS NEAR 40.

$$

COZ225-172330-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...
WET MOUNTAINS
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE
                    OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....27-40F...EXCEPT 19-27F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-58 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....SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-27F...EXCEPT 11-18F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH
                    THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-40F...EXCEPT 18-29F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-56 PERCENT...EXCEPT 59-68 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
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 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 23.
HIGHS 23 TO 41. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 22. HIGHS 27 TO 44. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 24. HIGHS 27 TO 44. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 13 TO 26.
HIGHS 32 TO 50.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 27.
HIGHS 29 TO 46.

$$

COZ222-172330-
FREMONT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...HOWARD
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-42F...EXCEPT 22-27F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-56 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....SOUTHWEST 5-11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN SOUTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....19-27F.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-95 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH AROUND 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 4 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH
                    THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-44F...EXCEPT 22-28F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-51 PERCENT...EXCEPT 57-64 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........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 5-11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5-12 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 13 TO 25.
HIGHS 28 TO 45. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 24. HIGHS 32 TO 48. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 26. HIGHS 31 TO 48. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 28. HIGHS 36 TO 53.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 19 TO 28.
HIGHS 32 TO 50.

$$

COZ221-172330-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE-
INCLUDING...FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT...PIKES PEAK
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-40F...EXCEPT 18-28F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-57 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 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....EAST 5-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-27F...EXCEPT 8-20F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-88 PERCENT...EXCEPT 90-100 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 4-8 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHEAST 5-12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-37F...EXCEPT 18-28F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-55 PERCENT...EXCEPT 64-70 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
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........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 3 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12 TO 21.
HIGHS 25 TO 37. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 21. HIGHS 28 TO 41. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 24. HIGHS 30 TO 41. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
18 TO 27. HIGHS 34 TO 47.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16 TO 26.
HIGHS 29 TO 42.

$$

COZ226-172330-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BLACK FOREST...MONUMENT
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-50 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 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....SOUTHEAST 5-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 4 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-27F.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-95 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 4 MPH UNTIL 1900...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH
                    THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-39F.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-57 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 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....NORTHEAST 5-7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5-11 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 3 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 23. HIGHS 33 TO 41. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 23. HIGHS 39 TO 45.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 24. HIGHS 40 TO 46. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 23 TO 30.
HIGHS 45 TO 52.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 22 TO 28.
HIGHS 39 TO 44.

$$

COZ227-172330-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...COLORADO SPRINGS...FORT CARSON
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-41F.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-47 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 5-14 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 4 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN EAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-25F.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT
                    WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 3 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 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....NORTH 5-7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5-11 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 2 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN SOUTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS 40 TO 45.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE 40S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS
43 TO 48. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS
49 TO 55.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ228-172330-
PUEBLO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PUEBLO
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-40F.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-62 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....SOUTHWEST 12-22 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN EAST
                    AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL EARLY
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-26F.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-97 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 7-17 MPH DECREASING TO 5-12 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN NORTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-49 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 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....NORTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 3 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 24. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 26. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ229-172330-
HUERFANO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-48 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 12-22 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-26F.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 2 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-50 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 AROUND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN EAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ230-172330-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...THATCHER...TRINIDAD
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-52 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 16-28 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-25F.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 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....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-50 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
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.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN EAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 20 TO 25.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 24. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 23 TO 28.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ231-172330-
CROWLEY COUNTY-
INCLUDING...ORDWAY
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37F.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-62 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....SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-25F.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 6-16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5-12 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-53 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 5-6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5-12 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 3 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN EAST
                    AROUND 4 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S.

$$

COZ232-172330-
OTERO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LA JUNTA...WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-34F.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-70 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 18-30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-26F.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-53 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT
                    WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN EAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID TO UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ233-172330-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PINON CANYON
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-41F.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-65 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25-37 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-26F.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 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.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(68 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-55 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
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.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 4 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID
TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS NEAR 50.

$$

COZ234-172330-
KIOWA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EADS
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-35F.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-75 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 16-28 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-24F.
MAX HUMIDITY........99-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 9-19 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5-12 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-41F.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-68 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 5-8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 4 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 23. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 22 TO 27.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ235-172330-
BENT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAS ANIMAS
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-33F.
MIN HUMIDITY........67-77 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20-31 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-26F.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 10-20 MPH DECREASING TO 5-14 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-55 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT
                    WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN EAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 26. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 23. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 28. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 28. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ236-172330-
PROWERS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAMAR
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-39F.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-74 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25-37 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN EAST
                    AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-29F.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 15-26 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 6-16 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-59 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 7-17 MPH DECREASING TO 5-12 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 4 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 27. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 24. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 26. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 29. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 29. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

$$

COZ237-172330-
BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS...SPRINGFIELD
1153 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(68 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-49F.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-66 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 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....SOUTHWEST 28-40 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-30F.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 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 9-19 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(69 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN
                    THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-57 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS
NEAR 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS NEAR
50. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS NEAR 50.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$


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