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
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO SLIDE ACROSS
COLORADO OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS...PROVIDING FOR MOSTLY
SUNNY SKIES AND SEASONAL TEMPERATURES. ISOLATED SNOW WILL LINGER
ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THIS MORNING UNTIL MIDDAY...THEN DRY
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED WITH A FEW MORE SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE FOR
THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. SOME SNOW IS FORECAST
TO MOVE INTO THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE ON WEDNESDAY AS A NEW WEATHER
SYSTEM APPROACHES THE AREA...THEN SPREAD ACROSS THE REST OF THE
DISTRICT ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

SURFACE BASED INVERSIONS WILL BEGIN TO BREAK THIS MORNING BETWEEN
0900 AND 1000. LOOK FOR SMOKE DISPERSION TO BECOME GOOD TO VERY
GOOD FOR MUCH OF THE DISTRICT TODAY BETWEEN 1100 AND 1300.



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

COZ220-152315-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...CHAFFEE COUNTY...LAKE COUNTY
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(44 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....24-40F...EXCEPT 15-27F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-38 PERCENT...EXCEPT 32-52 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 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....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1500. POOR AFTER 1600.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(44 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(58 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....6-19F.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-82 PERCENT...EXCEPT 69-84 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 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....NORTHWEST 31-48 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 30-40
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(67 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-44F...EXCEPT 25-33F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-39 PERCENT...EXCEPT 41-48 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 40 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 22.
HIGHS 21 TO 40. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 22. HIGHS
19 TO 37. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5 TO 16.
HIGHS 18 TO 36. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 1 TO 15. HIGHS 22 TO 38.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 20.
HIGHS 20 TO 37.

$$

COZ223-152315-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...CREEDE...WOLF CREEK PASS
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(33 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....22-36F.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-47 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 53-68 MPH DECREASING TO 45-63 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(60 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....9-17F.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....26-40F.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-48 PERCENT...EXCEPT 44-53 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 41 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 10 TO 18. HIGHS
23 TO 36. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 17. HIGHS
20 TO 34. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6 TO 14.
HIGHS 20 TO 33. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3 TO 11. HIGHS 24 TO 34.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 7 TO 15.
HIGHS 21 TO 33.

$$

COZ224-152315-
SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALAMOSA...DEL NORTE...FORT GARLAND...SAGUACHE
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-39F.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 56-67 MPH DECREASING TO 48-64 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(45 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....5-15F.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNVALLEY 4-8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 1800...THEN SOUTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 31-48 MPH INCREASING TO 36-52 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 17. HIGHS NEAR 40.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12 TO 18.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 16.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 4 TO 11. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 16.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S.

$$

COZ225-152315-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...
WET MOUNTAINS
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-41F...EXCEPT 15-30F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-39 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 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....NORTHWEST 54-71 MPH DECREASING TO 47-66 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(42 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-20F.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-92 PERCENT...EXCEPT 62-75 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 30-48 MPH BECOMING WEST 26-36 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(56 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-46F...EXCEPT 27-36F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-38 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 5-15
                    MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 30-48 MPH INCREASING TO 37-54 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 14 TO 27.
HIGHS 26 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 13 TO 26.
HIGHS 24 TO 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11 TO 24. HIGHS
23 TO 39. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 19. HIGHS 27 TO 43.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12 TO 23.
HIGHS 24 TO 39.

$$

COZ222-152315-
FREMONT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...HOWARD
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(28 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-45F...EXCEPT 22-27F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-33 PERCENT...EXCEPT 38-41 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(41 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(53 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....12-22F.
MAX HUMIDITY........64-79 PERCENT...EXCEPT 56-63 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 32-46 MPH BECOMING WEST 28-38 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-47F...EXCEPT 29-33F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-36 PERCENT...EXCEPT 40-43 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....WEST 31-45 MPH INCREASING TO 36-46 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 27. HIGHS 31 TO 46. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS
16 TO 27. HIGHS 29 TO 45. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 14 TO 24.
HIGHS 29 TO 44. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 21. HIGHS 32 TO 47.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 14 TO 26.
HIGHS 29 TO 43.

$$

COZ221-152315-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE-
INCLUDING...FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT...PIKES PEAK
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(31 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-37F...EXCEPT 16-27F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-39 PERCENT...EXCEPT 40-48 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT NORTHWEST 5-15
                    MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 12-22 MPH INCREASING TO 21-32 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(36 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(52 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-19F.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-81 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 29-44 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 29-39
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-42F...EXCEPT 25-33F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-40 PERCENT.
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 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 24. HIGHS 27 TO 40.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 23.
HIGHS 25 TO 38. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 13 TO 22.
HIGHS 25 TO 37. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 20. HIGHS 30 TO 41.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 13 TO 22.
HIGHS 25 TO 37.

$$

COZ226-152315-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BLACK FOREST...MONUMENT
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(28 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-38F.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-51 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 17-27 MPH INCREASING TO 26-38 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(52 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....13-21F.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 38 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-41F.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 34 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 22. HIGHS 36 TO 41.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16 TO 23.
HIGHS 34 TO 39. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 22.
HIGHS 34 TO 39. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 20. HIGHS 38 TO 43.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 16 TO 23.
HIGHS 34 TO 39.

$$

COZ227-152315-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...COLORADO SPRINGS...FORT CARSON
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(29 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-38 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 18-29 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 25-44
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(52 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-20F.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 37-47 MPH BECOMING WEST 30-40 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 34 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 24. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS
19 TO 24. HIGHS NEAR 40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS NEAR 40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 19. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
19 TO 24. HIGHS NEAR 40.

$$

COZ228-152315-
PUEBLO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PUEBLO
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-45F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 29-47 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 37-55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(41 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-21F.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 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 37-55 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 29-39 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(61 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-42 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 30-40 MPH INCREASING TO 33-46 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 26. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
19 TO 26. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 20 TO 25.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
19 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

COZ229-152315-
HUERFANO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-45F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 55 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1100...THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(39 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-19F.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 35-53 MPH BECOMING WEST 27-37 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(60 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48F.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 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 30-40 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 36-51
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 1400. SOUTH
                    AROUND 9 MPH AFTER 1600.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS
IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS NEAR 40.

$$

COZ230-152315-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...THATCHER...TRINIDAD
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 63 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(39 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-20F.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 35-53 MPH BECOMING WEST 28-38 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1800...THEN POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(59 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-47F.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 30-40 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 35-47
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS
IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

COZ231-152315-
CROWLEY COUNTY-
INCLUDING...ORDWAY
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(37 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-44 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 28-38 MPH INCREASING TO 33-51 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(39 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-19F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 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 41-51 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 32-44 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 0400...THEN
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 21. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS
19 TO 21. HIGHS NEAR 40. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
19 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

COZ232-152315-
OTERO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LA JUNTA...WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-50 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........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 36-54 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 45-63 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....16-20F.
MAX HUMIDITY........98-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 43-61 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 31-44 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 0400...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-44 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 36 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS
IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS NEAR 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 21. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
19 TO 24. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

COZ233-152315-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PINON CANYON
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43F.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-48 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 52-70 MPH INCREASING TO 58-74 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-22F.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 45-63 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 29-39 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 9 MPH UNTIL 0400...THEN SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1800...THEN POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(61 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-48F.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-41 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 37 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 20S. HIGHS NEAR 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 21. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.

$$

COZ234-152315-
KIOWA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EADS
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(49 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 38 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 48 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(36 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....14-18F.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST AROUND 41 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 37 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN AROUND 13
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0400.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-41F.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-44 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 36 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN WEST
                    AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1000...THEN SOUTHEAST AROUND
                    15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 22. HIGHS 38 TO 43. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 17 TO 22.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18 TO 22.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 18. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
16 TO 20. HIGHS NEAR 40.

$$

COZ235-152315-
BENT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAS ANIMAS
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(36 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-55 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 32-47 MPH INCREASING TO 38-56 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 38 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-19F.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 43-61 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 32-46 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-44F.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-43 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 37 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL 0700...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS
18 TO 25. HIGHS NEAR 40. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 19 TO 24.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
17 TO 23. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

COZ236-152315-
PROWERS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAMAR
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(33 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 36-47 MPH INCREASING TO 36-52 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 46 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(32 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-20F.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 41-58 MPH DECREASING TO 36-52 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0400.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(62 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-42F.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 38 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 6 MPH UNTIL 1000...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 26. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS
18 TO 26. HIGHS NEAR 40. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18 TO 25.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 21. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
16 TO 24. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

$$

COZ237-152315-
BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS...SPRINGFIELD
1006 AM MST MON DEC 15 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(27 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-45F.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-48 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 47-64 MPH INCREASING TO 56-75 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 43 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-21F.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 48-67 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 31-47 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1900. POOR AFTER 0400.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-47F.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 39 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS 44 TO 51.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 22. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$



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