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
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY UNTIL 8
PM THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES...AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226 THROUGH
233...WHICH INCLUDES EL PASO...PUEBLO...CROWLEY...OTERO...EASTERN
HUERFANO AND LAS ANIMAS COUNTIES...

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH SATURDAY.  INCREASED SOUTHWEST WINDS AND LOWERED HUMIDITY
VALUES ARE EXPECTED FOR THIS AFTERNOON LEADING TO DANGEROUS FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR THE INTERSTATE 25 CORRIDOR.  STRONG TO
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE FAR EASTERN PLAINS FOR
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING, WHILE MORE ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

COOLER AND DRIER CONDITIONS WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA BY SATURDAY
AND A COLD FRONT WILL FURTHER COOL THINGS DOWN ON SUNDAY.  ISOLATED
SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AS THE COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE
AREA.  BROAD NORTH TO NORTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL PERSIST INTO
NEXT WEEK WITH DRY CONDITIONS PREVAILING AND A SLIGHT WARMING
TREND INTO MID WEEK.

SMOKE DISPERSALS WILL BE EXCELLENT TODAY.  FAIR TO GOOD CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST FOR TONIGHT.


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

COZ220-232215-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY INCLUDING LAKE COUNTY AND CHAFFEE
COUNTY-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(69 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-66F...EXCEPT 41-52F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-31 PERCENT...EXCEPT 37-53 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55
                    MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 49-64 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AND
                    DECREASING TO 26-38 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(51 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(49 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(59 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-36F.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-87 PERCENT...EXCEPT 78-88 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 10-20 MPH MOUNTAIN
                    TOP WINDS.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 22-33 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 29-47
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 0100...THEN 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(54 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-63F...EXCEPT 38-48F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-35 PERCENT...EXCEPT 39-55 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 25-37 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 13-24 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
25 TO 37. HIGHS 43 TO 65. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 36. HIGHS 49 TO 68. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 39. HIGHS 50 TO 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 41. HIGHS 51 TO 71.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 43.
HIGHS 51 TO 71.

$$

COZ221-232215-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE INCLUDING PIKES PEAK AND FLORISSANT
FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(45 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-74F...EXCEPT 48-60F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-25 PERCENT...EXCEPT 27-33 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 10-20 MPH. MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS...SOUTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 53-63 MPH DECREASING TO 33-52 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 33 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(58 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(43 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-42F...EXCEPT 28-33F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-63 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 15-25 MPH MOUNTAIN
                    TOP WINDS.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 32-51 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 24-36 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 0200...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0300...THEN FAIR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(50 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-64F...EXCEPT 43-54F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT...EXCEPT 31-43 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 22-33 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 7-17 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 31 TO 38.
HIGHS 47 TO 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 37. HIGHS 52 TO 66. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 42. HIGHS 55 TO 69. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 45. HIGHS 57 TO 72.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 48.
HIGHS 57 TO 73.

$$

COZ222-232215-
FREMONT COUNTY INCLUDING CANON CITY/HOWARD/TEXAS CREEK-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(51 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-82F...EXCEPT 52-57F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-23 PERCENT...EXCEPT 28-33 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MOUNTAIN TOP
                    WINDS...SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH INCREASING TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55
                    MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 49-64 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AND
                    DECREASING TO 32-51 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 32 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(53 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(40 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....32-48F...EXCEPT 29-31F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-66 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 15-25 MPH MOUNTAIN
                    TOP WINDS.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 28-46 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 24-36 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 0200...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 32 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 0200. FAIR AFTER 0300.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(41 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-73F...EXCEPT 50-52F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-25 PERCENT...EXCEPT 33-36 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH. MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS...WEST AROUND
                    20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 18-30 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 12-22
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900...THEN VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 33 TO 46.
HIGHS 55 TO 68. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 60 TO 73. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 36 TO 47. HIGHS 63 TO 76. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 64 TO 79.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 52.
HIGHS 64 TO 80.

$$

COZ223-232215-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS INCLUDING WOLF
CREEK PASS AND CREEDE-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(64 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-60F...EXCEPT 37-50F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-38 PERCENT...EXCEPT 36-51 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60
                    MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 48-66 MPH DECREASING TO 40-59 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 43 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-32F.
MAX HUMIDITY........66-86 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 32 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 0200...THEN FAIR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(39 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-60F...EXCEPT 40-50F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-34 PERCENT...EXCEPT 34-44 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 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 21-32 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800...THEN VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
26 TO 36. HIGHS 47 TO 61. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 35. HIGHS 49 TO 64. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 38. HIGHS 50 TO 66. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO 67.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 33 TO
41. HIGHS 50 TO 68.

$$

COZ224-232215-
SAN LUIS VALLEY INCLUDING ALAMOSA/DEL NORTE/FORT GARLAND/SAGUACHE-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(67 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-67F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45
                    MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 56-66 MPH DECREASING TO 36-54 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 33 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-33F.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 31-49 MPH BECOMING WEST 23-35 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2200. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(27 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-64F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-23 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 22-33 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 14-25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 31 TO 37.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 35. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 38. HIGHS NEAR 70. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 40. HIGHS NEAR 70.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 37 TO 42.
HIGHS NEAR 70.

$$

COZ225-232215-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE INCLUDING SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS/WET
MOUNTAINS/LA VETA PASS-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(55 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-77F...EXCEPT 46-59F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-29 PERCENT...EXCEPT 29-40 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 20-30
                    MPH MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 52-67 MPH DECREASING TO 43-61 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 41 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(54 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(32 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........46-62 PERCENT...EXCEPT 56-75 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 15-25 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 38-56 MPH DECREASING TO 28-39 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL UNTIL 0200...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 32 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 0200. FAIR AFTER 0300.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(29 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-69F...EXCEPT 44-54F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-24 PERCENT...EXCEPT 26-36 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 5-15 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20-31 MPH BECOMING WEST 12-23 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 47 TO 62. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 38. HIGHS 51 TO 67. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 42. HIGHS 54 TO 71. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 56 TO 74.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 49.
HIGHS 56 TO 75.

$$

COZ226-232215-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING MONUMENT AND BLACK FOREST-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-82F.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-17 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 51-61 MPH DECREASING TO 40-59 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 40 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1000...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(43 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-45F.
MAX HUMIDITY........46-54 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50
                    MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 38-56 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 29-47 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 3000 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 25-40 MPH BECOMING WEST 10-20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 36 TO 43.
HIGHS 58 TO 65. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 64 TO 70. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 68 TO 73. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
71 TO 76.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
71 TO 76.

$$

COZ227-232215-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY INCLUDING FORT CARSON AND COLORADO
SPRINGS-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(38 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-86F.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 47-59 MPH DECREASING TO 36-54 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1100...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(52 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-46F.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-49 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 38-56 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 31-49 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-20 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 28-39 MPH BECOMING WEST 14-25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 45.
HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 68 TO 73. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 70S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 75 TO 80.

$$

COZ228-232215-
PUEBLO COUNTY INCLUDING PUEBLO-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-91F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-14 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 43-60 MPH DECREASING TO 35-53 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 36 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(52 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-47F.
MAX HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 36-54 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 30-48 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    0200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(26 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-79F.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-17 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 26-38 MPH BECOMING WEST 17-29 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 13 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 48.
HIGHS 66 TO 73. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 71 TO 77. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
74 TO 81. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
78 TO 85.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 79 TO 85.

$$

COZ229-232215-
HUERFANO COUNTY INCLUDING WALSENBURG-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-84F.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-15 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 44-60 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 36-54 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 32 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(51 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(29 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-43F.
MAX HUMIDITY........43-46 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 37-55 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 26-45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-74F.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-15 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 23-35 MPH BECOMING WEST 16-28 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN NORTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1700...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS 63 TO 69. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 70.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 72 TO 77.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50.
HIGHS 76 TO 81.

$$

COZ230-232215-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING TRINIDAD AND THATCHER-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(39 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-87F.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-15 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 53 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 42 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1000...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(51 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(29 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45F.
MAX HUMIDITY........45-51 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 38-55 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 32-51 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-13 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20
                    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....SOUTHWEST 26-45 MPH BECOMING WEST 21-32 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN NORTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1000...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1700...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 46.
HIGHS 63 TO 70. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 68 TO 74. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
72 TO 78. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
75 TO 82.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS 76 TO 83.

$$

COZ231-232215-
CROWLEY COUNTY INCLUDING ORDWAY-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-92F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-16 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 48 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 13000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 39 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(53 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(30 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-49F.
MAX HUMIDITY........46-49 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH
                    DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 48 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    0200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-79F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-16 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 33-45 MPH BECOMING WEST 24-36 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 11 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN NORTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS NEAR
80. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 80S.

$$

COZ232-232215-
OTERO COUNTY INCLUDING LA JUNTA AND WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(37 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....89-92F.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-17 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH AROUND 45 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 13000 FT AGL AFTER
                    1200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 39 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1000...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(52 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(33 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-49F.
MAX HUMIDITY........47-51 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45
                    MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 46 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-79F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-14 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 38-48 MPH DECREASING TO 28-39 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1700...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID
TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS NEAR
80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 80S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S.

$$

COZ233-232215-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY INCLUDING PINON CANYON-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(37 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-89F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-24 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 55 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 36-52 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 46-59 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 41 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD UNTIL 1000...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(57 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-48F.
MAX HUMIDITY........53-64 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 41-54 MPH DECREASING TO 36-54 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2300...THEN POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-77F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-14 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35-48 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN
                    SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S.
HIGHS 65 TO 70. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS 68 TO 74. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
72 TO 78. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
76 TO 82.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS
77 TO 83.

$$

COZ234-232215-
KIOWA COUNTY INCLUDING EADS-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-91F.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 30-48 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 41-52 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 13000 FT AGL AFTER
                    1200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 39 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(58 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(28 PERCENT). SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43-48F.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-83 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH
                    BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 40-56 MPH INCREASING TO 47-66 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 0300.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2200. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-77F.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-20 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 38-51 MPH DECREASING TO 28-39 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS
NEAR 80.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S.

$$

COZ235-232215-
BENT COUNTY INCLUDING LAS ANIMAS-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(39 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-92F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 30-45 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 40-52 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000. 12500 FT AGL AFTER
                    1200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(54 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLEAR. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-49F.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-68 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45
                    MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 43-56 MPH INCREASING TO 44-61 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-79F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-15 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 39-51 MPH DECREASING TO 25-40 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID
TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS NEAR 70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 43. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 48. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 80S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 80S.

$$

COZ236-232215-
PROWERS COUNTY INCLUDING LAMAR-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(37 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-92F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 28-39 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 41-52 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(62 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(28 PERCENT). SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-50F.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 37-52 MPH INCREASING TO 44-62 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2400...THEN GOOD UNTIL
                    0100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 0200...THEN POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-78F.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-18 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 37-51 MPH DECREASING TO 25-43 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    SOUTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS NEAR
70. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 80S.

$$

COZ237-232215-
BACA COUNTY INCLUDING SPRINGFIELD AND EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS-
942 AM MDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(35 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....84-91F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 15-25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 50 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTH 30-46 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 41-52 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 39 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(58 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY(28 PERCENT). SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-54F.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-80 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 46 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2200...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2300...THEN POOR.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80F.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-16 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 35-48 MPH DECREASING TO 25-44 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 51.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS
NEAR 80.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$



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