Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR S Cntrl and Sern Colorado
National Weather Service Pueblo Co
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.Discussion...

Unsettled weather will be over the region starting later
today and lasting into late Saturday. Mountain snows will
be likely along with showers on the plains. It will be much
cooler of the district during the next few days.

Mainly dry weather will be over the region Monday and
Tuesday with seasonable temperatures. Unsettled conditions
will return to the area by mid week next week.

Smoke dispersion will good or better both this afternoon and
tomorrow afternoon across the entire district.

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

COZ220-202215-
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....45-60F...except 32-46F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........32-40 percent...except 39-53 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 24-36 mph.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 31 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers until early
                    morning. Isolated thunderstorms through the
                    night. Snow likely early in the morning.
Min temperature.....22-34F...except 15-25F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........74-92 percent...except 84-98 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 36 mph.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 2100, then 3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 26 mph until 0300, then around 36
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2000, then fair until 2400,
                    then poor until 0100, then fair until 0300,
                    then good.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers.
Max temperature.....35-55F...except 25-35F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........24-34 percent...except 42-58 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5-15 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 25-37 mph becoming west 13-24 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 15 to 27. Highs
32 to 58. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 21 to 33. Highs 41 to 70. Southwest
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 25 to 40. Highs
38 to 68. West winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 25 to 38. Highs
37 to 67.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 23 to 37. Highs 33 to 60.

$$

COZ223-202215-
Eastern San Juan Mountains and La Garita Mountains Including Wolf
Creek Pass and Creede-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms through the day. Scattered
                    showers late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....48-61F...except 37-50F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........21-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 15 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 25-37 mph.
Mixing height.......12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 34 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(58 percent). Scattered showers
                    early in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms
                    through the night. Chance of snow in the late
                    evening and overnight.
Min temperature.....19-32F.
Max humidity........63-85 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 10 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 36-54 mph becoming west and
                    increasing to 45-63 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2300, then 3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2200. good after 2400.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(39 percent). Isolated showers
                    through the day.
Max temperature.....38-57F...except 28-42F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........18-32 percent...except 30-41 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......West 5-15 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 49-68 mph decreasing to 33-52 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 31 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 19 to 27. Highs 38 to 57.
Northwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 24 to 31. Highs 44 to 66. Southwest
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 28 to 37. Highs 43 to 66. West
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 28 to 36. Highs
40 to 64.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 26 to 35. Highs 38 to 59.

$$

COZ225-202215-
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms through
                    the day. Scattered showers early in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....48-61F...except 38-49F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........31-43 percent...except 41-53 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 25-37 mph.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(66 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening. Scattered
                    showers through the night.
Min temperature.....29-39F...except 18-29F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........64-82 percent...except 69-92 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 37-55 mph becoming west and
                    increasing to 43-61 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl until 2100, then 3000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 35 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000, then good.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(49 percent). Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....40-57F...except 30-44F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........26-34 percent...except 33-45 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5-15 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 49-68 mph decreasing to 24-36 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0900, then very good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 21 to 33. Highs
37 to 53. Northeast winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 36. Highs 50 to 72. South
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 33 to 47. Highs 51 to 75. West
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 31 to 45. Highs 49 to 72.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 30 to
45. Highs 44 to 66.

$$

COZ221-202215-
Teller County/Rampart Range Including Pikes Peak and Florissant
Fossil Beds National Monument-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Scattered showers early in the
                    afternoon, then numerous showers late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....44-55F...except 33-45F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........41-50 percent...except 51-67 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 28-39 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening. Numerous showers through the
                    night.
Min temperature.....27-36F...except 17-26F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........89-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.70 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
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 24 mph until 0500, then west
                    around 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2300, then fair.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers early in the
                    morning, then scattered showers in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
Max temperature.....37-47F...except 27-37F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........36-45 percent...except 46-59 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.30 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....West around 21 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 0800, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0700. very good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 19 to 29.
Highs 34 to 49. North winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 25 to 33. Highs 49 to 67. Southwest
winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34 to 45. Highs 49 to 68. West
winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 33 to 41. Highs 47 to 66.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 30 to 42. Highs 43 to 60.

$$

COZ222-202215-
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms through
                    the day. Scattered showers early in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....46-62F...except 39-43F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........33-47 percent...except 54-63 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 26-45 mph.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph until 1500, then southeast
                    around 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1300, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Numerous showers through the night.
Min temperature.....28-41F...except 24-26F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........79-92 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight. mountain top winds,
                    south around 10 mph shifting to the southwest
                    after midnight. Gusts up to 30 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 40 mph.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 2100, then 3500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 16 mph until 0200, then west
                    around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then fair until 2300, then
                    poor until 0200, then good.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(59 percent). Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....40-56F...except 34-38F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........26-34 percent...except 37-43 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest 26-38 mph becoming west 13-24 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 24 to 35. Highs
43 to 58. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 29 to 37. Highs 57 to 75. Southwest
winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 49. Highs 57 to 78. West
winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 35 to 45. Highs 55 to 74.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 33 to 46. Highs 50 to 69.

$$

COZ224-202215-
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Scattered
                    showers late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....61-64F.
Min humidity........21-26 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 23-35 mph.
Mixing height.......12000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 30 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(53 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(47 percent). Isolated thunderstorms
                    early in the evening, then isolated showers in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Min temperature.....31-34F.
Max humidity........63-78 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 37-55 mph shifting to the west 41-60
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl until 2000. 2500 ft agl after 2100.
Transport winds.....West around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000, then good until 2100,
                    then poor.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(35 percent). Isolated showers
                    early in the morning.
Max temperature.....52-61F.
Min humidity........16-20 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 51-69 mph decreasing to 32-51 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0700. excellent after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 24 to 29. Highs 55 to 61. North
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows near 30. Highs near 70. South winds
around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34 to 40. Highs near 70. Southwest
winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 33 to 38. Highs in the mid 60s to
lower 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 33 to
38. Highs in the lower to mid 60s.

$$

COZ226-202215-
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Scattered showers late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....52-61F.
Min humidity........31-40 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 15 mph with gusts to around 35
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 25-37 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
                    Numerous showers through the night.
Min temperature.....32-39F.
Max humidity........96-100 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.50 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 36-52 mph becoming west 25-44 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2100, then 3000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 27 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000, then good.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers in the morning,
                    then scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....43-51F.
Min humidity........43-51 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.50 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Northwest around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 23 mph until 0800, then north
                    around 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0700. very good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 27 to 33. Highs 46 to
54. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. Highs
64 to 70. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs
65 to 74. West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near 40. Highs 62 to 70.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 44. Highs 57 to 65.

$$

COZ227-202215-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Scattered showers late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....57-64F.
Min humidity........29-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 15 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 28-38 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening. Scattered showers until early
                    morning, then numerous showers early in the
                    morning.
Min temperature.....37-41F.
Max humidity........92-96 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 39 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 2100, then fair.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers in the morning,
                    then scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....50-55F.
Min humidity........37-41 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.50 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 18 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 0800, then 8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph until 0800, then north
                    around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 30s. Highs 51 to 57. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs near 70.
South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs
71 to 77. West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs 68 to 74.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs 64 to 69.

$$

COZ228-202215-
Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Scattered showers late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....60-67F.
Min humidity........26-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 26-38 mph.
Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening. Scattered showers through the
                    night.
Min temperature.....39-43F.
Max humidity........82-92 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5-10 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 42 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2300, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 19 mph until 0500, then west.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0100. poor after 0500.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(62 percent). Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....54-58F.
Min humidity........33-37 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 31 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 0800, then 10000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 20 mph until 0900, then north
                    around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 30s. Highs 54 to 60. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 30s. Highs
73 to 79. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs
77 to 82. West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs
72 to 79.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs 68 to 75.

$$

COZ229-202215-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Scattered showers early in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....61-65F.
Min humidity........28-32 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 24-36 mph.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1500, then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening. Scattered showers through the
                    night.
Min temperature.....38-40F.
Max humidity........70-82 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest after midnight. Gusts up to 25 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 35-51 mph becoming west and
                    increasing to 46-56 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2100, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph until 0200, then west
                    around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2100, then fair until 0100, then
                    poor.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(56 percent). Scattered showers
                    early in the morning, then isolated showers
                    late in the morning. Scattered showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....55-59F.
Min humidity........27-31 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest around 10 mph shifting to the north
                    in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 40-59 mph decreasing to 25-37 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 0800, then 9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 22 mph until 0900, then north
                    around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 30s. Highs in the lower to mid 50s. Northeast winds around
15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 70s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs near
80. West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs in
the lower to mid 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 40s. Highs near 70.

$$

COZ230-202215-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(69 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Scattered
                    showers late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....63-67F.
Min humidity........24-29 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 15 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 28-39 mph.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1400, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(68 percent). Scattered showers
                    and isolated thunderstorms early in the
                    evening, then isolated showers late in the
                    evening. Scattered showers in the late evening
                    and overnight.
Min temperature.....39-44F.
Max humidity........73-79 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 37-55 mph becoming west and
                    increasing to 46-60 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 2400, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2100. poor after 0500.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(55 percent). Isolated showers.
Max temperature.....56-61F.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 45-63 mph decreasing to 28-46 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 0800, then 8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 21 mph until 0900, then north
                    around 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 30s. Highs in the 50s. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 30s. Highs
72 to 77. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs
76 to 81. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs
73 to 78.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs 67 to 74.

$$

COZ231-202215-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(66 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon. Scattered
                    showers late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....64-68F.
Min humidity........24-26 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 25-35 mph.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening. Scattered showers through the
                    night.
Min temperature.....43-45F.
Max humidity........82-86 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 40 mph.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl until 0200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 0100. poor after 0500.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers early in the
                    morning, then numerous showers late in the
                    morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....54-58F.
Min humidity........40-44 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 14-25 mph increasing to 26-38 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 1100, then 9000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph until 0800, then north.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs near 60. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 30s. Highs in
the mid to upper 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Highs
78 to 83. West winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs
74 to 79.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs in the lower to mid 70s.

$$

COZ232-202215-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(63 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon. Scattered
                    showers late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-68F.
Min humidity........23-24 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 26-36 mph.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Scattered showers through the night.
Min temperature.....43-47F.
Max humidity........76-82 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 41 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 0200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 0100. poor after 0500.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....56-58F.
Min humidity........37-42 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......North 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 37 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 0900, then 9500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 20 mph until 0800, then north
                    around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0800, then good until 0900, then
                    very good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs near 60. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows near 50. Highs in the lower to mid
80s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs in the lower to mid 70s.

$$

COZ233-202215-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(58 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....62-67F.
Min humidity........23-27 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 15 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 28-39 mph.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1600, then excellent.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening, then isolated showers late in the
                    evening. Scattered showers late in the evening.
Min temperature.....42-46F.
Max humidity........79-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 47 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 0100, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0300, then fair.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(60 percent). Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....55-60F.
Min humidity........31-41 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......West around 15 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 48 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 0800, then 8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 26 mph until 0800, then north
                    around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. very good after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the lower to
mid 30s. Highs 51 to 57. North winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 34 to 39. Highs 69 to 77. South
winds around 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 46 to 52. Highs 77 to 82. Southwest
winds around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs
74 to 79.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 44 to 49. Highs 68 to 74.

$$

COZ234-202215-
Kiowa County Including Eads-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(49 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-68F.
Min humidity........23-25 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 25-37 mph.
Mixing height.......8500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1700, then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening. Scattered showers, then numerous
                    showers early in the morning.
Min temperature.....42-45F.
Max humidity........85-92 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 25-37 mph increasing to west 29-46
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 0100, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 29 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0200, then fair.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Numerous showers.
Max temperature.....48-54F.
Min humidity........49-68 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.60 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 24 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0800, then very good until 1500,
                    then good until 1700, then fair.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
in the upper 50s. North winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 30s. Highs
72 to 77. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs near
80. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs in
the lower to mid 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs in the lower to mid 70s.

$$

COZ235-202215-
Bent County Including Las Animas-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(52 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....66-69F.
Min humidity........22-23 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 10 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 28-38 mph.
Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1700, then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening, then isolated showers late in the
                    evening. Scattered showers late in the evening.
Min temperature.....45-48F.
Max humidity........74-82 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 31-46 mph shifting to the west 32-51
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 0200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 0100, then good until 0300,
                    then poor.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers early in the
                    morning, then numerous showers late in the
                    morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....54-58F.
Min humidity........42-52 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the north
                    in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 26-38 mph increasing to 35-53 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 0900, then 8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1100, then very good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
in the mid 50s to lower 60s. North winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 30s. Highs in
the mid to upper 70s. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows near 50. Highs in the lower to mid
80s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs in
the mid to upper 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near 50. Highs in the lower to
mid 70s.

$$

COZ236-202215-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(45 percent).
Max temperature.....66-69F.
Min humidity........22-27 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 27-37 mph.
Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the evening, then isolated showers late in the
                    evening. Scattered showers late in the evening.
Min temperature.....44-47F.
Max humidity........84-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 31-46 mph shifting to the west 32-51
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2400, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 28 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0100, then fair.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers early in the
                    morning, then numerous showers late in the
                    morning. Scattered showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....51-56F.
Min humidity........53-65 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 25-37 mph increasing to 36-54 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 5000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1500, then poor until 1600, then
                    fair.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the mid to upper
30s. Highs in the mid to upper 50s. North winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 70s.
South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 48 to 53. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Highs in
the mid to upper 70s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 40s. Highs in the lower to mid 70s.

$$

COZ237-202215-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
1227 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(41 percent).
Max temperature.....65-69F.
Min humidity........24-27 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 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....Southwest 28-38 mph.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(59 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening. Isolated
                    showers late in the evening, then scattered
                    showers late in the evening.
Min temperature.....44-46F.
Max humidity........86-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 43 mph.
Mixing height.......4500 ft agl until 0200, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 0200, then fair.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
Max temperature.....53-58F.
Min humidity........40-55 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph shifting to the north
                    in the afternoon. Gusts up to 30 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 29-47 mph increasing to 49-68 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph until 1400, then northeast
                    around 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1000, then good.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 32 to 38. Highs in the
mid to upper 50s. North winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds around 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows near 50. Highs in the lower to mid
80s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 40s. Highs
76 to 81.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows near 50. Highs 71 to 76.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$


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