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
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A TRANSITORY UPPER RIDGE WILL BRING WARMER AND DRY WEATHER TO THE AREA
THROUGH TONIGHT. ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE GREAT BASIN
ON THURSDAY AND CONTINUE ACROSS ROCKIES THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...BRINGING
SNOWFALL FOR AREAS OVER AND NEAR THE HIGHER TERRAIN AS WELL AS COLDER
TEMPERATURES AREA WIDE THROUGH FRIDAY. COLD AIR REMAINS IN PLACE ACROSS
THE AREA THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH ANOTHER SYSTEM POSSIBLY MOVING
ACROSS COLORADO ON MONDAY.

SMOKE DISPERSION WILL BE POOR TO FAIR ACROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH GOOD
TO VERY GOOD DISPERSIONS EXPECTED ON THURSDAY WITHIN INCREASING FLOW ALOFT.

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

COZ220-250000-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...CHAFFEE COUNTY...LAKE COUNTY
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....23-37F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT...EXCEPT 32-44 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 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....NORTH 36-53 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 26-45 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(43 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(61 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....10-21F.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-73 PERCENT...EXCEPT 71-96 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 5-15 MPH MOUNTAIN
                    TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 42 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
                    SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-39F...EXCEPT 19-27F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-46 PERCENT...EXCEPT 46-58 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 37 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 TO 15. HIGHS 3 TO 28.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6 BELOW TO
8 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 5 TO 26. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 3 BELOW TO
6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 10 TO 30. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP
TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS ZERO TO
10 ABOVE. HIGHS 8 TO 29.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 4 BELOW TO
6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 8 TO 28.

$$

COZ223-250000-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...CREEDE...WOLF CREEK PASS
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....25-35F.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-44 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 33-51 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 28-43 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....7-14F.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-100 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 31-49 MPH INCREASING TO 37-55 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 32 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....21-32F.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-57 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 57 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 33 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 TO 11. HIGHS 9 TO
26. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 10 BELOW
TO 5 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 10 TO 23. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 7 BELOW TO
1 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 14 TO 26. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 1 BELOW TO
6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 13 TO 27.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 3 BELOW TO
3 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 14 TO 27.

$$

COZ224-250000-
SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALAMOSA...DEL NORTE...FORT GARLAND...SAGUACHE
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....31-36F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 36-54 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 26-37 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(39 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....6-14F.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-93 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 25-44 MPH INCREASING TO 39-56 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-38F.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-47 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 5-10 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....SOUTHWEST AROUND 60 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH UNTIL 1400...THEN
                    AROUND 34 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 7 TO 12. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 1 BELOW TO
5 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 BELOW TO ZERO. HIGHS IN THE MID
TO UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 BELOW TO
6 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 4 BELOW TO 2 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ225-250000-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...
WET MOUNTAINS
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-42F...EXCEPT 25-33F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-34 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 38-56 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 23-35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(37 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....11-27F.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-80 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 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 23-35 MPH INCREASING TO 33-52 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 38 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1800. FAIR AFTER 2200.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(56 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....29-46F...EXCEPT 24-32F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-47 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-15 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHWEST 10-20 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 57 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 41 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800...THEN POOR UNTIL 0900...THEN
                    FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    EXCELLENT UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5 TO 18. HIGHS
10 TO 25. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 BELOW TO
10 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 12 TO 28. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 BELOW TO
9 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 18 TO 34. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 1 TO 11.
HIGHS 16 TO 31.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 BELOW TO
7 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 16 TO 28.

$$

COZ222-250000-
FREMONT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...HOWARD
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-50F...EXCEPT 29-32F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 32-51 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 23-35 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-31F.
MAX HUMIDITY........52-67 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 10-20 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 21-32 MPH INCREASING TO 29-47 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(56 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-51F...EXCEPT 25-28F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-37 PERCENT...EXCEPT 45-50 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 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 44 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 33 MPH UNTIL 1400. SOUTHWEST AFTER
                    1600.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11 TO 21. HIGHS
18 TO 30. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 3 TO 11.
HIGHS 18 TO 31. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 1 TO 9. HIGHS 24 TO 38. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5 TO 12.
HIGHS 21 TO 33.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 1 TO 9.
HIGHS 20 TO 31.

$$

COZ221-250000-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE-
INCLUDING...FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT...PIKES PEAK
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-43F...EXCEPT 26-34F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 38-56 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 21-32 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-27F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-71 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 10-20 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-29 MPH INCREASING TO 25-37 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 2100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 0400...THEN
                    POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-43F...EXCEPT 25-31F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-42 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 20-31 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 28-39
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6 TO 16. HIGHS 7 TO
21. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 4 BELOW TO
7 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 13 TO 24. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 9 ABOVE. HIGHS 20 TO 31.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 TO 10.
HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 BELOW TO
4 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS 14 TO 24.

$$

COZ226-250000-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BLACK FOREST...MONUMENT
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45F.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 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....NORTH 45-62 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 23-35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-31F.
MAX HUMIDITY........53-70 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-30 MPH INCREASING TO 24-36 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-49F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL UNTIL 1600...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN EAST
                    AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...SNOW. LOWS 11 TO 16. HIGHS 17 TO 23. NORTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 3 TO 9. HIGHS 21 TO 26. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 12. HIGHS 29 TO 34. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6 TO 12.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 1 BELOW TO
5 ABOVE ZERO. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.

$$

COZ227-250000-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...COLORADO SPRINGS...FORT CARSON
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-47F.
MIN HUMIDITY........18-23 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 45-62 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 21-32 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(34 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29F.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-66 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(57 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-52F.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-27 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 AROUND 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 18. HIGHS
21 TO 26. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 11. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 12. HIGHS 32 TO 37. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 13.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 2 TO 7.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ228-250000-
PUEBLO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PUEBLO
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-49F.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-25 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....NORTH 46-63 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 20-31 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-30F.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-81 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-29 MPH INCREASING TO 23-35 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(53 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-55F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 43 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 17 TO 21. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 13. HIGHS NEAR 30. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 12. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 10 TO 15.
HIGHS NEAR 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 4 TO 10.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ229-250000-
HUERFANO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-46F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 46-63 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 21-31 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-30F.
MAX HUMIDITY........53-60 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(52 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-49F.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 36-54 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 44-58 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 35 MPH UNTIL 1600...THEN SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 17 TO 20. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 13.
HIGHS NEAR 30. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 11. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 13.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5 TO 9.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ230-250000-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...THATCHER...TRINIDAD
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-46F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 49-67 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 21-31 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-30F.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-71 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 28 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-51F.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 48 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 17 TO 20. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 13.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 12. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11 TO 15.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 6 TO 10.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ231-250000-
CROWLEY COUNTY-
INCLUDING...ORDWAY
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-48F.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-24 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....NORTH 49-64 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 24-36 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(34 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....21-24F.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-84 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-30 MPH INCREASING TO 29-39 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(49 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-55F.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 40 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18 TO 21. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 12.
HIGHS NEAR 30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8 TO 11. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11 TO 14.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 6 TO 8. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ232-250000-
OTERO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LA JUNTA...WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 51-67 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-29F.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-87 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-30 MPH INCREASING TO 28-38 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(46 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51-55F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-28 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 31-49 MPH INCREASING TO 39-53 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1200...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1300...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    1600...THEN GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 11 TO 14.
HIGHS NEAR 30. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 14. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 16. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8 TO 11. HIGHS NEAR 30.

$$

COZ233-250000-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PINON CANYON
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-45F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 54-69 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 28-39 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(33 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28F.
MAX HUMIDITY........63-72 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 18-29 MPH INCREASING TO 28-44 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(44 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-54F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 35-53 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 44-59 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 27 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18 TO 22. HIGHS IN
THE 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 10 TO 14.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 14. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 17. HIGHS NEAR 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 12.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ234-250000-
KIOWA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EADS
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-46F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-27 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....NORTH 52-66 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 25-44 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(31 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-23F.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-92 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 20-30 MPH INCREASING TO 25-39 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(43 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-55F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 33-47 MPH INCREASING TO 41-53 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 18 TO 22.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 8 TO 12.
HIGHS NEAR 30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 13. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 16. HIGHS NEAR 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 10. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
20S.

$$

COZ235-250000-
BENT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAS ANIMAS
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 54-68 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 28-39 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(32 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-26F.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 19-29 MPH INCREASING TO 28-39 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(43 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-56F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 33-51 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 41-55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN
                    POOR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 14.
HIGHS NEAR 30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 14. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 17. HIGHS NEAR 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 7 TO 12. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

$$

COZ236-250000-
PROWERS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAMAR
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-46F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 53-68 MPH DECREASING TO 28-45 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(31 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-26F.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-96 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 19-29 MPH INCREASING TO 28-39 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(36 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST AROUND 46 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1600...THEN FAIR.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP
TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 9 TO 15.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 14. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 18. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 8 TO 13. HIGHS NEAR 30.

$$

COZ237-250000-
BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS...SPRINGFIELD
347 AM MST WED DEC 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-47F.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTH 53-69 MPH DECREASING TO 29-47 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 4000 FT AGL UNTIL
                    1600...THEN 2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1500...THEN
                    POOR.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-27F.
MAX HUMIDITY........74-84 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 17-28 MPH INCREASING TO 26-45 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(38 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54-60F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....SOUTHWEST 39-55 MPH INCREASING TO 45-62 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1200...THEN FAIR UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 20S. HIGHS 25 TO 31. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS
UP TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 12 TO 16.
HIGHS NEAR 30. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 15. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO
LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 19. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 11 TO 14. HIGHS 28 TO 33.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.

$$



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