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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR S Cntrl and Sern Colorado
National Weather Service Pueblo Co
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.Discussion...

Cool, with cloudy skies over the lower elevations, will be over
the district this morning, with clearing skies by afternoon.

Warmer temperatures will return by Monday, with warm weather
continuing through the week. Monday and Tuesday scattered showers
and thunderstorms are anticipated across the district, while
during the rest of the week isolated showers and storms will be
possible during the afternoon and evening.

On Wednesday, critical meteorological fire weather conditions
will return to the area as gusty, dry, southwest winds are likely.

Smoke dispersion this afternoon will be very good in the
mountains and valleys and generally poor to fair on the plains.

Smoke dispersion will generally be very good or better tomorrow
across the entire district.

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

COZ220-202215-
Upper Arkansas River Valley Including Lake County and Chaffee
County-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(65 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the morning. Scattered
                    showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....54-65F...except 41-54F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........31-36 percent...except 36-45 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.40 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 16 mph.
Mixing height.......7500 ft agl until 1100, then 11000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 1700, then very good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(65 percent). Scattered showers
                    and thunderstorms in the evening. Isolated
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....29-39F.
Max humidity........79-92 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph after
                    midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then fair until 2100, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(43 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy. Isolated showers in the morning, then
                    scattered showers and thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....59-74F...except 45-60F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........18-23 percent...except 25-35 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 0700, then 15500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms and isolated
showers. Lows 30 to 43. Highs 47 to 72. South winds around
10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 30 to
42. Highs 48 to 75. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 31 to 43. Highs 51 to 78. West
winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 31 to 43.
Highs 51 to 78.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 32 to
44. Highs 51 to 77.

$$

COZ223-202215-
Eastern San Juan Mountains and La Garita Mountains Including Wolf
Creek Pass and Creede-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(60 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon. Isolated
                    showers late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....55-65F...except 46-56F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........20-34 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 6-16 mph increasing to south 14-25
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl until 1100, then 15000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 1000. excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(59 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(44 percent). Isolated showers early in
                    the evening. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....33-42F.
Max humidity........70-78 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 24 mph.
Mixing height.......10500 ft agl until 2100. 2500 ft agl after
                    2400.
Transport winds.....South around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(41 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy. Isolated showers early in the morning.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then
                    scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....57-68F...except 46-59F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........21-29 percent...except 25-41 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 17-29 mph becoming south 12-23 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl until 0700, then 14000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 32 to 43. Highs
48 to 68. South winds around 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 32 to
42. Highs 51 to 71. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 54 to 74.
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 35 to 43.
Highs 56 to 75.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 35 to 44. Highs 56 to 75.

$$

COZ225-202215-
Southern Front Range Including Sangre De Cristo Mountains/Wet
Mountains/La Veta Pass-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(67 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the afternoon. Scattered
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....51-63F...except 43-54F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........29-49 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West 7-17 mph increasing to southwest 12-22 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 1100, then 13000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000. excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(68 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(46 percent). Scattered showers early in
                    the evening. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    evening.
Min temperature.....36-47F.
Max humidity........70-86 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 20-31 mph increasing to 24-36 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......10000 ft agl until 2000, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(47 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy(69 percent). Isolated showers early in
                    the morning. Isolated thunderstorms late in the
                    morning, then scattered thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....60-74F...except 48-59F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........21-31 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.30 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 0800, then 14000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 0900.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 36 to 51.
Highs 54 to 74. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 37 to
52. Highs 57 to 80. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 39 to 53. Highs 60 to 83.
Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 52.
Highs 60 to 81.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 39 to 52.
Highs 58 to 77.

$$

COZ221-202215-
Teller County/Rampart Range Including Pikes Peak and Florissant
Fossil Beds National Monument-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms early in
                    the afternoon. Scattered thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....45-59F.
Min humidity........43-58 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1200, then fair until 1400, then
                    good until 1700, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(69 percent). Scattered
                    thunderstorms early in the evening, then
                    scattered showers early in the evening.
                    Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....35-45F.
Max humidity........82-92 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 5 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph after
                    midnight.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 24 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor until 2400, then
                    fair until 0100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(48 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....61-73F...except 48-61F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........19-23 percent...except 24-33 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 0800, then 15500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 38 to 49.
Highs 54 to 73. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40 to
49. Highs 57 to 77. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to
25 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 41 to 52. Highs 59 to 79. West
winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 41 to 51.
Highs 58 to 77.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 42 to
52. Highs 55 to 73.

$$

COZ222-202215-
Fremont County Including Canon City/Howard/Texas Creek-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon. Scattered showers late in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....53-64F...except 48-54F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........36-51 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100, then fair until 1300, then
                    good until 1500, then very good until 1700,
                    then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy(48
                    percent). Scattered showers early in the
                    evening. Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
Min temperature.....38-49F...except 37-38F above 10000 feet.
Max humidity........77-89 percent...except 89-96 percent above
                    10000 feet.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the west
                    after midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 28 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph until 0100, then west
                    around 11 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then fair until 2100, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(43 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....63-80F...except 57-60F above 10000 feet.
Min humidity........19-22 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......4000 ft agl until 1000, then 15000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 41 to 54.
Highs 63 to 80. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 40 to
54. Highs 66 to 85. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 42 to 55. Highs 69 to 87. West
winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 42 to 56.
Highs 68 to 85.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 56. Highs 66 to 81.

$$

COZ224-202215-
San Luis Valley Including Alamosa/Del Norte/Fort Garland/Saguache-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(55 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....64-69F.
Min humidity........19-26 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 7-17 mph increasing to south 13-24
                    mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 1100, then 15000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000. excellent after 1200.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(44 percent). Isolated thunderstorms
                    early in the evening.
Min temperature.....39-43F.
Max humidity........70-79 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    evening.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 18-30 mph increasing to 24-36 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......12000 ft agl until 2000. 2000 ft agl after
                    2200.
Transport winds.....South around 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent until 2000, then very good until
                    2100, then fair until 2200, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(51 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the late morning and early
                    afternoon. Scattered showers early in the
                    afternoon, then scattered thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....68-73F.
Min humidity........18-22 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.20 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
LAL.................4.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 17-29 mph decreasing to 13-23 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......6000 ft agl until 1100, then 13500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 45. Highs
69 to 74. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 38 to 44. Highs in the lower to
mid 70s. South winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 45. Highs in the mid to
upper 70s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 44. Highs near 80.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 39 to 46.
Highs in the mid to upper 70s.

$$

COZ226-202215-
Northern El Paso County Including Monument and Black Forest-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....55-63F.
Min humidity........43-49 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. fair after 1400.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(68 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....43-47F.
Max humidity........89-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph after
                    midnight.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 21 mph.
Mixing height.......1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2100, then poor until 2200, then
                    fair until 0100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(50 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-81F.
Min humidity........15-19 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 30
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 16 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000. 16000 ft agl after
                    1100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 51.
Highs 72 to 81. South winds around 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 46 to
51. Highs 76 to 86. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 47 to 55. Highs 77 to 87.
Southwest winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 54.
Highs 75 to 83.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 54.
Highs 72 to 81.

$$

COZ227-202215-
Southern El Paso County Including Fort Carson and Colorado
Springs-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....60-65F.
Min humidity........41-45 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 18 mph.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000. fair after 1400.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(68 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....45-47F.
Max humidity........86-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 23 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2000, then poor until 2400, then
                    fair until 0100, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(45 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....77-81F.
Min humidity........17-19 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000. 15500 ft agl after
                    1100.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 19 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 50.
Highs 77 to 82. South winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 50.
Highs 81 to 86. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs
83 to 88. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs
80 to 85.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 50s. Highs 78 to 83.

$$

COZ228-202215-
Pueblo County Including Pueblo-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....63-69F.
Min humidity........37-43 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 16 mph.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 13 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1100. fair after 1500.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(66 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....47-49F.
Max humidity........80-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph shifting to the northwest
                    after midnight.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 17-28 mph increasing to 23-33 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 14 mph until 0200, then west
                    around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2300. poor after 0500.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(48 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....79-86F.
Min humidity........18-20 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000. 14000 ft agl after
                    1100.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 50s. Highs 79 to 87. South winds around 15 mph.
Gusts up to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs
83 to 92. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs
85 to 94. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. Highs 84 to 91.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
50s. Highs 80 to 88.

$$

COZ229-202215-
Huerfano County Including Walsenburg-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....62-66F.
Min humidity........37-41 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 13 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000. good after 1700.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(63 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....44-47F.
Max humidity........76-82 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 5 mph shifting to the west
                    after midnight.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 16-26 mph increasing to 23-33 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......4000 ft agl until 2300, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....East around 13 mph until 2300, then southwest.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2000, then fair until 2100, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(55 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-80F.
Min humidity........19-22 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 17-27 mph decreasing to 8-18 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000. 12000 ft agl after
                    1100.
Transport winds.....South around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs 76 to 81. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts
up to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs 81 to 86. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs
83 to 88. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Highs in
the lower to mid 80s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs 78 to 83.

$$

COZ230-202215-
Western Las Animas County Including Trinidad and Thatcher-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms late in
                    the afternoon.
Max temperature.....62-68F.
Min humidity........38-45 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 12 mph.
Mixing height.......8000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1000. very good after 1300.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(58 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(45 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy(57 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(45 percent). Isolated thunderstorms
                    early in the evening.
Min temperature.....47-52F.
Max humidity........77-83 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest 5-10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 15-25 mph increasing to 21-31 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2300, then fair until 0100, then
                    poor until 0500, then fair.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(51 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....75-83F.
Min humidity........18-23 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southwest around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 14-25 mph decreasing to 8-18 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000. 14000 ft agl after
                    1100.
Transport winds.....South around 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1000. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 56.
Highs 76 to 83. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 51 to
57. Highs 82 to 89. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 51 to 57. Highs 85 to 91.
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 51 to 56. Highs in the mid to upper
80s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows 51 to 56.
Highs 80 to 85.

$$

COZ231-202215-
Crowley County Including Ordway-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly sunny(53
                    percent).
Max temperature.....66-69F.
Min humidity........37-40 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......East around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 18 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 8 mph until 1100, then south
                    around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1500, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(64 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(50 percent).
Min temperature.....48-50F.
Max humidity........86-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 18-30 mph increasing to 23-33 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 2300, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2300. poor after 0300.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(48 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....82-86F.
Min humidity........20-21 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-10 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl until 1000, then 14000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1400.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds
around 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
50s. Highs near 90. South winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs in
the lower to mid 90s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs near
90.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ232-202215-
Otero County Including La Junta and Western Comanche Grasslands-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly sunny(55
                    percent).
Max temperature.....68-70F.
Min humidity........35-37 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......East 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 16 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1500, then good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(61 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(46 percent).
Min temperature.....49-51F.
Max humidity........86-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast 5-10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 14-25 mph increasing to 22-32 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2200, then fair until 2400, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(44 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....85-87F.
Min humidity........17-20 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl until 1000. 14500 ft agl after
                    1100.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds around 15 mph.
Gusts up to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds around
15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs in
the lower to mid 90s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs near
90.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ233-202215-
Eastern Las Animas County Including Pinon Canyon-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent).
Max temperature.....65-69F.
Min humidity........36-42 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast with gusts to around 25 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 13 mph.
Mixing height.......6500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 17 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1300, then fair until 1500, then
                    good.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(44 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....48-52F.
Max humidity........83-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 21 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(39 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....76-85F.
Min humidity........18-27 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.10 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000. 13500 ft agl after
                    1100.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 1000. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower to mid 50s. Highs 75 to 83. South winds around 20 mph.
Gusts up to 35 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 83 to 90. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
Gusts up to 35 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
86 to 92. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 50s. Highs
84 to 89.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 81 to 86.

$$

COZ234-202215-
Kiowa County Including Eads-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(52 percent).
Max temperature.....66-68F.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 21 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 8 mph until 1400, then south
                    around 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1500, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(53 percent) then becoming partly
                    cloudy(50 percent) then becoming mostly
                    cloudy(50 percent).
Min temperature.....49-51F.
Max humidity........89-93 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest 15-25 mph increasing to 20-30 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......5000 ft agl until 2300, then 1500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2300, then fair until 2400, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(42 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....83-85F.
Min humidity........22-32 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 23 mph.
Mixing height.......13500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1300.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. South winds around
20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs near 90. South winds around 20 mph. Gusts
up to 35 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs near 90. South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs in the upper 80s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.

$$

COZ235-202215-
Bent County Including Las Animas-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy(69 percent) then becoming mostly
                    sunny(43 percent).
Max temperature.....68-70F.
Min humidity........36-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the east in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 7 mph until 1400, then south.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1500, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(46 percent).
Min temperature.....50-54F.
Max humidity........83-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 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....Southwest 14-24 mph increasing to 21-31 mph
                    after midnight.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good until 2300, then fair until 2400, then
                    poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(42 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....83-87F.
Min humidity........21-28 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft agl until 1000, then 14000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 0700. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs in the 80s. South winds around 20 mph. Gusts
up to 35 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs near 90. South winds around 20 mph. Gusts up to
35 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows near 60. Highs in the lower 90s.
Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs near 90.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ236-202215-
Prowers County Including Lamar-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(61 percent).
Max temperature.....68-70F.
Min humidity........39-42 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 5 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 19 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 8 mph until 1400, then south
                    around 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1600, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(47 percent).
Min temperature.....51-54F.
Max humidity........83-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......Southeast around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 21 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl until 2200, then 2000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 21 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 2400, then poor.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(41 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....82-85F.
Min humidity........30-35 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 21 mph.
Mixing height.......12500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0800. excellent after 1200.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the lower to mid 80s. South winds around
20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs near 90. South winds around 20 mph. Gusts up to
35 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs in the lower 90s. South winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs near 90.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s.

$$

COZ237-202215-
Baca County Including Springfield and Eastern Comanche Grasslands-
957 AM MDT Sun May 20 2018

.REST OF TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny(59 percent).
Max temperature.....68-71F.
Min humidity........36-39 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......North around 10 mph shifting to the east in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....West around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 9 mph until 1400, then
                    southeast around 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor until 1600, then fair.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy(37 percent).
Min temperature.....50-53F.
Max humidity........86-89 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South around 10 mph with gusts to around 25
                    mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 20 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny(41 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....80-84F.
Min humidity........27-33 percent.
Chc of wetting rain.0 percent.
20-foot winds.......South 5-15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........6 or high potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
15K FT MSL WINDS....Southwest around 17 mph.
Mixing height.......7000 ft agl until 1200, then 12000 ft agl.
Transport winds.....South around 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair until 0900. excellent after 1100.


.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs near 80. South winds around 20 mph. Gusts up
to 35 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds
around 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows near 60.
Highs near 90. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
to upper 50s. Highs near 90.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid to upper 50s. Highs 84 to 89.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL AND PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

$$



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