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Spot Forecast for Rainbow Falls...USFS
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
258 PM MST Sat Feb 18 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1500 MST on February 18.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Southerly flow will continue the warm and dry
conditions throughout the rest of the afternoon and into the
evening. South to southwest winds will likely continue all afternoon
and into the evening, enhancing drainage winds to be stronger than
normal tonight, with gusts up to 15 mph possible.  The area is
likely seeing the lowest humidity for the afternoon right now,
although it will stay low for the next hour or so. Southerly winds
will be stronger tomorrow although humidity shouldn`t be as low as
today. A few rain showers will be possible Sunday afternoon and
evening. Monday will be a more critical fire weather day.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(60-65%).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 57.
Min humidity........28%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 6-7 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......6500-6900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 20-25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good.
Haines Index........2 very low .

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(60-65%) until 2000, then partly
                    cloudy(40-50%).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
Max humidity........65%.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 6-7 mph, with gusts to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......4900-5900 ft AGL until 1900. 1100-1700 ft AGL
                    after 2100.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15-25 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Very good until 1800, then good until 1900,
                    then fair until 2000, then poor.
Haines Index........3 very low .

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(40-50%) until 1200, then mostly
                    cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers after
                    1100.
CWR.................5 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 53.
Min humidity........32%.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 6-11 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......Below 1000 FT AGL until 0600. 5600-6600 ft AGL
                    after 1000.
Transport winds.....South 15-20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000, then good until 1100, then
                    very good until 1500, then good.
Haines Index........3 very low .


Fire Weather Table for Rainbow Falls.

+++  Data in the following table has been sampled directly from the
     forecast database.  Values in the table may vary slightly from
     information in the narrative forecast.  Feedback welcome.  +++

FORECAST SC PP WR AT RH  20-FT  G H L  15KFT  MIXG  TRANS VENTL  AJTV
VALID AT  %  %  %  F  %   WIND  S I A   WIND   HGT   WIND  RATE RATNG
                           MPH  T   L    MPH   AGL    MPH KT-FT

02/18-15 64  1  0 55 29 SSW  8 18 2 1 SSW 39  6877   S 22127995    V
02/18-16 64  1  0 52 31 SSW  8 16 2 1 SSW 41  6491 SSW 22125147    V
02/18-17 64  1  0 50 33   S  8 15 2 1 SSW 43  6104 SSW 23121782    V
02/18-18 63  1  0 47 36   S  8 14 2 1 SSW 44  4723 SSW 21 87285   G
02/18-19 63  1  0 43 42   S  7 14 2 1 SSW 45  3341   S 20 56844  F
02/18-20 59  1  0 40 48   S  7 13 2 1 SSW 46  1959   S 18 30459 P
02/18-21 54  2  0 38 53   S  7  8 2 1 SSW 46  1671   S 17 24774 P
02/18-22 50  3  1 37 54   S  7  7 2 1 SSW 46  1383 SSW 16 19504 P
02/18-23 45  3  1 36 57 SSW  7  7 2 1 SSW 46  1094 SSW 15 14650 P
02/19-00 44  3  1 36 59 SSW  7  8 2 1 SSW 44  1198 SSW 18 19120 P
02/19-01 43  3  1 35 59 SSW  7 14 2 1 SSW 41  1303  SW 22 24124 P
02/19-02 42  3  1 34 61  SW  8 15 2 1 SSW 39  1407  SW 24 29663 P
02/19-03 41  2  0 33 63  SW  8 15 2 1 SSW 36  1254  SW 23 24882 P
02/19-04 39  2  0 32 62  SW  8 14 3 1   S 33  1101  SW 22 20481 P
02/19-05 40  1  0 32 64  SW  7 13 3 1   S 30   948  SW 20 16460 P
02/19-06 40  1  0 32 65  SW  7 13 3 1   S 29   999  SW 17 15232 P
02/19-07 40  1  0 34 63  SW  7 13 3 1 SSW 26  1051  SW 15 13786 P
02/19-08 41  1  0 37 59  SW  7 13 3 1 SSW 25  1102  SW 13 11998 P
02/19-09 41  1  0 41 50 SSW  8 15 3 1   S 26  2982  SW 15 37578 P
02/19-10 41  1  0 45 41   S  8 16 3 1   S 28  4861 SSW 16 69613   G
02/19-11 52  3  5 49 34   S  9 18 3 1   S 29  6740   S 18108104    V
02/19-12 62  5  5 52 32   S 10 21 3 1   S 31  6926   S 18110383    V
02/19-13 73 13  5 53 32   S 12 22 3 1   S 33  7111   S 18112624    V
02/19-14 84 23  5 53 33   S 13 22 3 1   S 36  7297   S 18114827    V
02/19-15 83 23  5 52 35   S 10 21 3 1   S 36  6202   S 17 93032   G
02/19-16 83 23  5 49 38   S 10 18 3 1   S 37  5106   S 16 71500   G
02/19-17 82 25  5 46 38   S  8 15 3 1   S 37  4011   S 15 52155  F
02/19-18 82 25  5 43 43 SSW  9 15 3 1   S 31  3394 SSW 14 39882 P
02/19-19 82 25  5 40 50  SW  9 15 3 1   S 25  2778  SW 12 29155 P
02/19-20 82 25  5 38 54  SW  9 15 3 1   S 20  2162 WSW 10 19975 P
02/19-21 82 25  5 36 59 WSW  9 15 3 1  SW 18  2137   W 13 22628 P
02/19-22 82 25  5 35 61   W 10 16 3 1  NW 16  2113 WNW 14 25215 P
02/19-23 65 11  2 35 59   W 10 16 3 1 NNW 15  2088  NW 15 27735 P
02/20-00 65  1  2 34 59   W  9 15 3 1 NNW 22  1940  NW 17 28147 P
02/20-01 65  1  2 34 55   W  9 14 2 1 NNW 29  1792 NNW 18 28194 P
02/20-02 65  1  2 33 54   W  8 13 2 1 NNW 36  1643 NNW 20 27877 P
02/20-03 65  1  2 31 53   W  9 14 2 1 NNW 35  1388  NW 17 21427 P
02/20-04 65  1  2 30 50   W  9 15 3 1 NNW 33  1133 WNW 16 15756 P
02/20-05 16  0  0 29 49   W 10 16 3 1 NNW 32   877 WNW 14 10864 P
02/20-06 16  0  0 29 48   W 10 16 4 1 NNW 31   992 WNW 14 11592 P
02/20-07 16  0  0 30 46 WSW  9 15 4 1 NNW 31  1106   W 13 12162 P
02/20-08 10  0  0 33 41 WSW  9 15 5 1 NNW 30  1220   W 12 12574 P
02/20-09 10  0  0 37 35   W 12 18 5 1 NNW 30  2672 WNW 13 28653 P
02/20-10 10  0  0 42 28   W 14 22 4 1  NW 30  4123 WNW 13 45949  F
02/20-11 18  0  0 46 24   W 15 24 4 1  NW 30  5574  NW 14 64462   G
02/20-12 18  0  0 50 20 WNW 14 22 3 1  NW 30  6225  NW 14 73612   G
02/20-13 18  0  0 52 19 WNW 12 18 3 1  NW 30  6876 WNW 14 83101   G
02/20-14 18  0  0 53 18 WNW  9 15 2 1  NW 30  7527 WNW 14 92929   G
02/20-15 18  0  0 52 19 WNW  9 15 2 1  NW 28  6481 WNW 14 74542   G
02/20-16 18  0  0 50 22   W 10 16 2 1  NW 24  5435   W 13 57922  F
02/20-17 18  0  0 47 25   W 10 16 2 1  NW 22  4389   W 12 43068  F
02/20-18 17  0  0 44 29   W  9 15 3 1 WNW 22  3272   W 12 33928 P
02/20-19 17  0  0 41 33 WSW  9 14 3 1   W 23  2155   W 13 23544 P
02/20-20 17  0  0 38 39 WSW  8 13 4 1   W 24  1037 WSW 13 11914 P
02/20-21 16  0  0 37 41 WSW  8 14 4 1   W 25   993   W 14 11960 P
02/20-22 16  0  0 36 44 WSW  9 15 3 1   W 28   948   W 15 11954 P
02/20-23 16  1  0 36 46 WSW 10 16 3 1 WNW 29   903   W 15 11898 P
02/21-00 16  1  0 35 49 WSW 12 18 3 1 WNW 29   902   W 16 12402 P
02/21-01 15  1  0 35 51 WSW 12 18 3 1 WNW 28   900   W 16 12905 P
02/21-02 15  1  0 35 52 WSW 12 18 3 1 WNW 26   899   W 17 13406 P
02/21-03 15  1  0 34 54 WSW  9 16 3 1 WNW 26   877   W 16 12389 P
02/21-04 14  1  0 34 54 WSW  8  8 4 1 WNW 25   854   W 15 11407 P
02/21-05 14  1  0 35 52 WSW  6  6 4 1 WNW 24   831   W 15 10461 P
02/21-06 13  1  0 36 50 WSW  6  6 4 1 WNW 28   891   W 15 11731 P
02/21-07 12  1  0 38 47 WSW  6  6 4 1   W 30   951   W 16 13070 P
02/21-08 11  1  0 41 43 WSW  7  7 4 1   W 33  1010   W 16 14480 P
02/21-09 11  1  0 46 35 WSW  7  7 4 1   W 35  2095   W 18 32607 P
02/21-10 12  1  0 52 28   W  7  7 5 1   W 36  3180   W 20 53402  F
02/21-11 12  1  0 57 22   W  7  7 5 1   W 37  4265   W 21 76866   G
02/21-12 13  1  0 60 20   W  8 13 5 1   W 37  5339   W 21 95331   G
02/21-13 14  1  0 61 18   W  8 14 4 1   W 37  6412 WSW 21113442    V
02/21-14 15  1  0 61 18   W  9 15 4 1 WSW 37  7486 WSW 21131199    V
02/21-15 16  1  0 60 19   W  9 15 4 1 WSW 35  6420 WSW 21114666    V
02/21-16 18  1  0 57 21 WSW  8 14 4 1 WSW 33  5355   W 21 97422   G
02/21-17 19  1  0 54 24 WSW  8 13 4 1 WSW 32  4289   W 22 79468   G

KEY:

FORECAST    - MONTH/DAY-HOUR OF FORECAST
VALID AT    - /24-HOUR CLOCK LOCAL TIME/
SC          - SKY COVER /PERCENT/
PP          - PROBABILITY OF PRECIPITATION 0.01 INCH /PERCENT/
WR          - PROBABILITY OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 INCH /PERCENT/
AT          - TEMPERATURE /DEGREES F/
RH          - RELATIVE HUMIDITY /PERCENT/
20-FT WIND  - 20-FOOT WIND /MPH/
GST         - 20-FOOT WIND GUST /MPH/
HI          - HAINES INDEX
LAL         - LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
15KFT WIND  - 15000 FEET ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL FREE-AIR WINDS /MPH/
MIXG HGT    - MIXING HEIGHT /FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL/
TRANS WIND  - TRANSPORT WINDS /MPH/
VENTL RATE  - VENTILATION RATE /KNOT-FEET/
AJTV RATNG  - SMOKE DISPERSION ADJECTIVE RATING
                P - POOR  F - FAIR  G - GOOD
                V - VERY GOOD  E - EXCELLENT

$$
FORECASTER...KRIEDERMAN
REQUESTED BY...Pueblo Dispatch
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1702417.0/BOU



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