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
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM UNTIL 8 PM MDT
TODAY FOR GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY FUELS...
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 224 AND 226 THROUGH 237...WHICH INCLUDES
THE SAN LUIS VALLEY...THE I-25 CORRIDOR AND THE SOUTHEAST
PLAINS...

.DISCUSSION...

BREEZY WINDS AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY OVER THE I-25 CORRIDOR...THE SOUTHEAST
PLAINS AND THE SAN LUIS VALLEY.  HIGH TEMPS TODAY ACROSS THE AREA
WILL BE ABOVE AVERAGE BY ABOUT 10 DEGREES.

ON WEDNESDAY A NEW WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA AND
WILL SEND A FRONT THROUGH SOUTHEAST COLORADO EARLY IN THE DAY.
THIS WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR LIGHT PCPN TO
MUCH OF THE AREA...BUT THE HIGHEST CHANCES WILL BE ALONG AND NEAR
THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS. TEMPS WILL BE COOLER ON WEDNESDAY.  DRY
WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WITH HIGHS WARMING
TO ABOVE AVERAGE BY FRIDAY.

ALL AREAS CAN EXPECTED EXCELLENT SMOKE DISPERSAL TODAY...WITH
GOOD TO VERY GOOD DISPERSION ON WEDNESDAY.



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

COZ220-242215-
UPPER ARKANSAS RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING...CHAFFEE COUNTY...LAKE COUNTY
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-58F...EXCEPT 27-42F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-20 PERCENT...EXCEPT 20-34 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 54 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 42 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1100...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(68 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....14-31F.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-81 PERCENT...EXCEPT 74-96 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 10-20 MPH
                    MOUNTAIN TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 54 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000. FAIR AFTER 2100.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(66 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-53F...EXCEPT 25-37F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-35 PERCENT...EXCEPT 37-48 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 35-52 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10-20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0900...THEN EXCELLENT.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 8 TO 24. HIGHS
30 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 29. HIGHS 40 TO 62. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 32. HIGHS 41 TO 66. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 33. HIGHS
41 TO 63.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 34. HIGHS
42 TO 64.

$$

COZ221-242215-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE-
INCLUDING...FLORISSANT FOSSIL BEDS NATIONAL MONUMENT...PIKES PEAK
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(39 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-58F...EXCEPT 30-44F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-19 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 43-61 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 36-54 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 36 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(55 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-36F...EXCEPT 16-25F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-72 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 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....WEST AROUND 44 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100...THEN FAIR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(69 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35-45F...EXCEPT 26-36F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-51 PERCENT...EXCEPT 53-59 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 29-44 MPH DECREASING TO 17-29 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 14 TO 25. HIGHS
33 TO 48. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 31. HIGHS 43 TO 60. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 37. HIGHS 49 TO 66. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS
45 TO 60.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 39. HIGHS
43 TO 62.

$$

COZ222-242215-
FREMONT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...HOWARD
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-69F...EXCEPT 37-42F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-15 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 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 AROUND 51 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 42 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(54 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-40F...EXCEPT 22-25F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-69 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH...EXCEPT WEST 10-20 MPH MOUNTAIN
                    TOP WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 50 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2200...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100. POOR AFTER 0500.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(61 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-56F...EXCEPT 32-38F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-34 PERCENT...EXCEPT 41-46 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 26-45 MPH DECREASING TO 16-28 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 30. HIGHS
40 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 35. HIGHS 51 TO 69. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 40. HIGHS 57 TO 75. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 54 TO 68.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 41. HIGHS
51 TO 71.

$$

COZ223-242215-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...CREEDE...WOLF CREEK PASS
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(42 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-57F...EXCEPT 32-47F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-15 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 40-59 MPH DECREASING TO 31-49 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 10000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 41 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800...THEN POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN
                    GOOD UNTIL 1100...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    1200...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY(54 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....18-28F.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-89 PERCENT.
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 37-55 MPH INCREASING TO 43-61 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 26 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2200...THEN POOR UNTIL
                    2300...THEN FAIR UNTIL 0400...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(53 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-50F...EXCEPT 28-41F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-40 PERCENT.
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 32-51 MPH DECREASING TO 13-24 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 13 TO 23. HIGHS
34 TO 49. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 27. HIGHS 43 TO 59. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 29. HIGHS 44 TO 63. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 31. HIGHS
43 TO 61.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 32. HIGHS
42 TO 61.

$$

COZ224-242215-
SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALAMOSA...DEL NORTE...FORT GARLAND...SAGUACHE
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(36 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-62F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-14 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 36-54 MPH DECREASING TO 30-48 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH UNTIL 1100...THEN WEST
                    AROUND 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1000...THEN GOOD UNTIL 1100...THEN
                    VERY GOOD UNTIL 1200...THEN EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(46 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-29F.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-81 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 26-45 MPH INCREASING TO 38-56 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2000 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 32 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN AROUND 12
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(52 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-56F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 29-47 MPH DECREASING TO 14-25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 26. HIGHS 49 TO 55.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS
59 TO 65. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS 61 TO 66.

$$

COZ225-242215-
SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...
WET MOUNTAINS
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(34 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-66F...EXCEPT 29-46F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-18 PERCENT...EXCEPT 19-27 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.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 37-55 MPH DECREASING TO 32-51 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 42 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD UNTIL 1000. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(46 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(53 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-36F...EXCEPT 17-26F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-68 PERCENT...EXCEPT 65-80 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 25-37 MPH INCREASING TO 40-59 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000. FAIR AFTER 2200.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(61 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....40-52F...EXCEPT 32-42F ABOVE 10000 FEET.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-39 PERCENT...EXCEPT 40-47 PERCENT ABOVE
                    10000 FEET.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.20 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 26-45 MPH DECREASING TO 16-28 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH UNTIL 1700...THEN NORTH
                    AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 14 TO 26.
HIGHS 37 TO 50. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 46 TO 62. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 37. HIGHS 50 TO 69. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 38. HIGHS
48 TO 65.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 39. HIGHS
46 TO 65.

$$

COZ226-242215-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...BLACK FOREST...MONUMENT
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(39 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-63F.
MIN HUMIDITY........12-15 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....NORTHWEST 39-56 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 26-45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(63 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....29-37F.
MAX HUMIDITY........59-75 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 25-37 MPH DECREASING TO 17-29 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL UNTIL 2400...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2200...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2300...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2400...THEN POOR UNTIL
                    0400...THEN FAIR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(69 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-46F.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-48 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 24-36 MPH DECREASING TO 20-31 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 28. HIGHS
45 TO 52. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 31. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 40. HIGHS 64 TO 71. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 42. HIGHS 57 TO 64.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 59 TO 66.

$$

COZ227-242215-
SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...COLORADO SPRINGS...FORT CARSON
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(37 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-11 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....NORTHWEST 39-58 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 30-48 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 26 MPH UNTIL 0900...THEN WEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(62 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-38F.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 25-44 MPH DECREASING TO 28-39 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2200...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2300...THEN FAIR UNTIL
                    2400...THEN POOR UNTIL 0400...THEN FAIR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(67 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....46-54F.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-36 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 24-36 MPH DECREASING TO 18-30 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S. HIGHS
49 TO 56. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS 63 TO 68. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
HIGHS 70 TO 76. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 62 TO 68.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 65 TO 71.

$$

COZ228-242215-
PUEBLO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PUEBLO
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(34 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-10 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 47 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 37 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(55 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-66 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 37 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100...THEN GOOD UNTIL
                    2200...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-60F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-29 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS 54 TO 59.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS
67 TO 72. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 74 TO 79. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 66 TO 72.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 69 TO 74.

$$

COZ229-242215-
HUERFANO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(31 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-70F.
MIN HUMIDITY........11-12 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....WEST 37-55 MPH DECREASING TO 30-45 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(42 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(54 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39F.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 18-30 MPH INCREASING TO 29-44 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 19 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN AROUND 16
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(68 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-57F.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 32 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 0800...THEN 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP
TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS 63 TO 68. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS
70 TO 76. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
60S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 66 TO 72.

$$

COZ230-242215-
WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...THATCHER...TRINIDAD
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(31 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-10 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 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 38-56 MPH DECREASING TO 30-44 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(49 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(61 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........51-56 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....WEST 17-29 MPH INCREASING TO 26-45 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 2000 FT AGL AFTER
                    2200.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2200...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(67 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-59F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 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 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 31. HIGHS
52 TO 57. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 34. HIGHS 63 TO 69. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
HIGHS 72 TO 77. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS NEAR 70.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 67 TO 73.

$$

COZ231-242215-
CROWLEY COUNTY-
INCLUDING...ORDWAY
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(32 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-10 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 45-55 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 38-53
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 0900...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(62 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-38F.
MAX HUMIDITY........56-61 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 5-10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 38 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2200...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(65 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 80.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS NEAR 70.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S.

$$

COZ232-242215-
OTERO COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LA JUNTA...WESTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(28 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-74F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....NORTHWEST 40-59 MPH BECOMING WEST AND
                    DECREASING TO 37-52 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(47 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(52 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-40F.
MAX HUMIDITY........58-64 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 23-35 MPH INCREASING TO 26-44 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1000 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 19 MPH UNTIL 2100...THEN
                    AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-62F.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 32 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS NEAR 80. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 70S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S.

$$

COZ233-242215-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...PINON CANYON
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(28 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-10 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 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 44-62 MPH DECREASING TO 31-49 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 0900.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(55 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........49-56 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 21-32 MPH INCREASING TO 28-45 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH UNTIL 2300...THEN WEST
                    AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(63 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....52-60F.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 28-44 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. GOOD AFTER 0800.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS
53 TO 59. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS
63 TO 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 72 TO 78.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS 67 TO 72.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS 67 TO 74.

$$

COZ234-242215-
KIOWA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EADS
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-72F.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-11 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 46 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 33 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1000.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(55 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-38F.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-62 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 33-51 MPH DECREASING TO 28-45 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100. 1500 FT AGL AFTER 0300.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2100...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2400...THEN EXCELLENT UNTIL 0200...THEN GOOD
                    UNTIL 0300...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-61F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-27 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 10-20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 31 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS NEAR 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S.

$$

COZ235-242215-
BENT COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAS ANIMAS
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY(26 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-74F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-10 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 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 45-59 MPH DECREASING TO 39-52 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 11500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(48 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(51 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-39F.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-69 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 36 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000...THEN 6000 FT AGL
                    UNTIL 2100...THEN 3500 FT AGL UNTIL 2300...THEN
                    6500 FT AGL UNTIL 0200...THEN 3000 FT AGL UNTIL
                    0300...THEN 1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 26 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 15 MPH UNTIL 2300...THEN NORTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN POOR UNTIL 2200...THEN FAIR UNTIL
                    2300...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL 2400...THEN
                    EXCELLENT UNTIL 0200...THEN GOOD UNTIL
                    0300...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(57 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-62F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 28-46 MPH DECREASING TO 25-37 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS NEAR
70. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS
NEAR 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 41. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S.

$$

COZ236-242215-
PROWERS COUNTY-
INCLUDING...LAMAR
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........10-11 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 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 46-58 MPH DECREASING TO 41-60 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 31 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1100.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(49 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(53 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39F.
MAX HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 32-49 MPH DECREASING TO 25-44 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 27 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN SOUTH
                    AROUND 14 MPH UNTIL 0200...THEN NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN FAIR UNTIL 2200...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(57 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-62F.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-25 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 33-49 MPH DECREASING TO 28-39 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL UNTIL 1000...THEN 8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 27 TO 32. HIGHS NEAR 60.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. GUSTS UP
TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. HIGHS
NEAR 80. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
70S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

$$

COZ237-242215-
BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EASTERN COMANCHE GRASSLANDS...SPRINGFIELD
742 AM MDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM MDT
THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-73F.
MIN HUMIDITY........9-11 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 5-15 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 49-66 MPH DECREASING TO 39-54 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......11000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 0800. EXCELLENT AFTER 1200.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY(38 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY(50 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-41F.
MAX HUMIDITY........54-59 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST AROUND 37 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10500 FT AGL UNTIL 2000. 1500 FT AGL AFTER
                    2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 27 MPH UNTIL 2000...THEN SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 21 MPH UNTIL 0200...THEN NORTHWEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT UNTIL 2000...THEN VERY GOOD UNTIL
                    2100...THEN GOOD UNTIL 2200...THEN POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY(58 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57-63F.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-26 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 5-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
15K FT MSL WINDS....WEST 35-48 MPH DECREASING TO 26-44 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 0700. VERY GOOD AFTER 1000.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 33. HIGHS NEAR 60.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.

$$


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