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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
210 PM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

TXZ012-221000-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
210 PM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

Date           11/21/17      Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 31          61          41          70          44
Temp          61 48 39 34 32 31 39 55 61 52 46 44 42 41 50 65 69 59 51 46 45 44
DewPt         27 28 27 27 27 27 28 29 30 32 32 31 31 31 33 38 39 40 38 37 35 34
Max/Min RH                   85          31          67          31          71
RH            27 46 62 75 81 85 64 37 31 46 58 60 65 67 52 37 33 49 61 71 68 68
Wind Dir       N  N NE  E SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  S  S  S SW SW
Wind Spd      21 13  5  4  4  6  6 12 12  6  5  6  8  8  6  6  4  4  5  8  9 10
Clouds        SC FW CL CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     43  8  0  3  6  7 13 12  1  2  2 25 24 11  4  8  2 13  8 17  8 14
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              3     2     4     4     2     2     2     2     5     5
Mix Hgt        4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate    104  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 33 36 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 20 12 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir     N NE NE  N  W SW  S SW SW  S SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  E  S  S SW SW
T Wind Spd    29 12  6  4  4  4  6 14 13  6  6  8  9  8  8  9  4  1  5  8  9 11
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     76      41    64      39    69      44    74      43    61
Temp          69 63 47   41 59 54 44   39 63 60 49   44 67 62 50   43 58 51
DewPt         33 33 33   30 28 28 28   29 34 33 34   34 31 29 29   28 22 22
Min/Max RH       20      65    25      67    27      68    20      55    22
RH            26 32 58   65 30 36 53   67 34 36 56   68 26 28 44   55 25 32
PWind Dir         W      NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-221000-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
210 PM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

Date           11/21/17      Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 29          61          39          70          43
Temp          62 50 38 34 31 29 38 54 61 52 42 41 40 39 48 65 70 60 49 47 45 43
DewPt         29 28 27 27 26 26 28 29 29 32 31 30 29 30 32 36 36 37 35 34 34 33
Max/Min RH                   90          29          70          29          69
RH            29 42 66 75 80 88 67 38 29 47 65 66 66 70 55 34 30 42 58 60 65 67
Wind Dir      NE NE NE  N SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N NW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd      21 13  8  4  4  6  8 13 11  6  6  6  8  9  5  5  4  4  5  6  9 11
Clouds        SC FW CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)     42 10  4  3  1  4 16  3  3  2  0 16 12  6  6  7 10 24  9 19  4 18
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              2     2     4     4     3     2     2     2     5     5
Mix Hgt        4  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate    100 27 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 33 30 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 23 25 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir     N NE NE  N  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  N SE  S SW SW SW
T Wind Spd    28 20  6  4  4  5 11 14 13  5  6  9  9  9  6 10  8  1  5  8  9 11
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     77      39    66      39    70      44    76      42    62
Temp          70 64 46   39 61 57 43   39 64 61 47   44 69 64 49   42 58 52
DewPt         31 30 32   32 29 29 29   30 34 33 34   32 30 27 28   27 23 21
Min/Max RH       17      76    25      70    26      65    18      55    21
RH            23 28 59   76 29 35 59   70 33 36 60   62 24 24 44   55 26 29
PWind Dir         W      NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-221000-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
210 PM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

Date           11/21/17      Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 31          63          44          72          45
Temp          61 50 40 36 32 31 39 55 63 56 49 46 45 44 52 67 72 63 54 49 47 45
DewPt         23 28 28 28 27 27 28 29 30 33 32 33 33 34 35 39 40 40 39 39 37 35
Max/Min RH                   86          29          66          31          70
RH            23 42 62 73 81 85 64 37 29 42 52 59 62 66 51 36 31 43 56 67 67 66
Wind Dir       N NE NE  N  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N NW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd      20 11  6  4  4  4  5 11 11  5  5  5  5  5  5  5  3  4  5  6  8  8
Clouds        SC CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW SC FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     40  4  1  1  8  9 11 12 14  4 12 40 22 18  4  5  2 17  8 15  7 14
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              3     2     4     4     2     2     2     3     5     5
Mix Hgt        5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate    108  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 36 42 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 15  6  2 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir     N NE  N  N  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  S  S SW SW SW
T Wind Spd    26 11  5  3  5  4  5 16 16  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  2  3  5  6  9  9
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     76      43    65      41    69      46    75      45    61
Temp          68 64 49   43 60 56 45   41 62 61 49   46 67 65 52   45 58 54
DewPt         35 34 34   31 28 29 29   29 34 34 35   34 32 29 29   28 22 21
Min/Max RH       22      64    25      61    27      63    20      50    22
RH            28 32 56   63 29 35 54   61 35 37 57   63 27 26 41   50 25 27
PWind Dir         W      NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-221000-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
210 PM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

Date           11/21/17      Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 32          62          43          71          45
Temp          60 50 41 37 34 33 40 53 61 55 48 46 44 43 51 66 71 63 55 50 46 45
DewPt         25 28 28 28 28 27 28 30 30 33 33 33 33 34 35 39 40 40 38 39 37 35
Max/Min RH                   82          31          70          32          72
RH            26 42 59 71 78 81 63 40 31 42 55 60 64 70 56 38 33 43 53 67 70 67
Wind Dir       N NE NE NE SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N NW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd      20 12  6  4  4  4  6 11 11  5  5  6  6  5  5  5  3  4  5  6  8  9
Clouds        SC CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     42  4  2  1  7  9 12 12 10  4  9 38 23 16  6  6  2 17  8 16  7 15
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              3     2     4     4     2     2     2     2     5     5
Mix Hgt        4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate     88  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 38 42 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 15  6  2 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir     N NE  N  N  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW  N  N  S  S SW SW SW
T Wind Spd    25 12  5  3  5  4  5 17 16  5  5  6  6  6  6  6  2  3  5  6  9  9
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     76      42    65      41    69      46    75      45    61
Temp          68 65 51   42 59 57 46   41 61 61 50   46 67 66 53   46 58 53
DewPt         35 34 34   31 29 28 29   30 34 34 35   33 32 29 29   27 22 21
Min/Max RH       21      64    26      66    27      61    20      48    22
RH            29 31 53   64 33 33 52   65 36 36 56   61 27 25 39   48 25 28
PWind Dir         W      NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-221000-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
210 PM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

Date           11/21/17      Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 29          65          40          70          40
Temp          58 47 37 32 30 29 39 57 65 54 46 41 42 40 49 64 70 58 49 44 42 40
DewPt         28 29 27 28 27 27 29 31 30 32 31 31 30 33 35 39 39 38 37 35 33 32
Max/Min RH                   97          27          76          32          73
RH            32 49 68 84 88 93 66 37 27 44 56 67 63 76 59 40 32 47 63 69 69 73
Wind Dir       N NE NE  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N SW  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd      20 11  6  4  5  5  9 11  8  5  6  6  8  6  5  4  4  5  6  6  8  6
Clouds        SC FW FW CL FW CL FW FW CL CL SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)     42 17 11  5  8  5 18  9  5  3 32 42 21 10  6  9  8 28 15 25 10 27
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              2     2     4     4     2     2     2     3     5     5
Mix Hgt        3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate     69  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 32 20 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 17  7 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir     N NE NE  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N SW  S SW SW SW SW
T Wind Spd    25  9  4  2  5  6 10 18 11  5  6  6  9  8  6  6  2  5  6  8  9  8
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     77      38    64      37    70      40    75      39    58
Temp          70 62 44   38 58 53 40   37 62 57 43   40 68 62 46   39 54 48
DewPt         32 32 33   31 30 31 31   30 34 34 32   28 29 27 25   24 19 21
Min/Max RH       18      76    28      76    26      65    17      54    23
RH            24 32 65   76 34 42 71   75 35 42 64   62 23 26 45   54 25 34
PWind Dir        NW      NE    SE       S    SW      SW    SW       W     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-221000-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
210 PM CST Tue Nov 21 2017

Date           11/21/17      Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 29          64          40          71          42
Temp          55 45 38 34 31 30 38 55 64 52 44 42 42 40 47 64 71 59 50 47 44 42
DewPt         25 28 28 28 27 27 29 32 32 34 33 32 32 36 38 41 41 41 40 39 37 34
Max/Min RH                   96          30          84          34          77
RH            31 51 67 79 86 89 69 41 30 51 65 66 69 84 70 43 34 51 67 74 77 73
Wind Dir       N  N NE SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  W  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd      18  8  4  3  4  5 10 10  6  4  5  6  6  6  6  4  3  4  6  8  8  8
Clouds        FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     16  2  1  3  8  7 14 24 23 17 46 55 26 17  5  6 12 20 10 22 13 25
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              3     2     4     4     2     2     3     3     5     5
Mix Hgt        4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate     80 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 28 20 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir     N  N  N  E  W SW  S SW  W  S  W  W NW NW NW  N SW  S  S SW SW SW
T Wind Spd    23  6  4  1  5  5  9 16  9  5  6  6 10  9  8  3  2  5  6  9  9  8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     74      37    64      38    68      40    73      41    59
Temp          67 59 45   37 57 52 43   38 59 55 44   40 63 59 48   41 54 48
DewPt         35 35 34   31 30 30 30   30 35 35 36   30 31 31 28   26 22 19
Min/Max RH       23      82    28      73    29      75    21      54    23
RH            30 41 65   79 35 42 61   73 40 47 74   67 30 34 45   53 28 31
PWind Dir        NW      NE     E       S    SW       S    SW       W     N
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

Below is a weather element key for this product

Day 1 through 3...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
DewPt(F)............................Dew Point Temperature
Min/Max RH or Max/Min RH(%).........Maximum/Minimum Humidity
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Dir(8 point compass)...........20ft Wind Direction
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20ft Wind Speed
Clouds(CAT).........................Cloud Cover Category
     Example: CL = Clear; FW = Few; SC = Scattered;
              B1 = Mostly Cloudy; B2 = Considerable Clouds; OV = Overcast
Clouds(%)...........................Cloud Cover as a Percentage
PoP 12HR(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
QPF 12HR(IN)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain Shwrs.....Rain Showers
       Tstms..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       Snow Shwrs......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       Frzg Rain......Freezing Rain
       Frzg Drzl......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       IS.............Isolated
       SC.............Scattered
       NM.............Numerous
       O..............Occasional
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       WD.............Widespread
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Haines(CAT).........................Haines Index
Mix Hgt(Thousands of FT AGL)........Mixing Height
     Example: 6 = 6000 Feet; 12 = 12000 Feet; <1 = Less than 1000 Feet
Vent Rate(Thousands of KT-FT AGL)...Ventilation Rate
     Example: 12 = 12,000 Feet; 120 = 120,000 Feet; <1 = Less than than 100 Foot
T Wind Dir(8 Point Compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
RFTI................................Red Flag Threat Index
     Category...
       HS............Historically Critical
       EX............Extremely Critical
       CH............Critical - High
       CL............Critical - Low
       EL............Elevated
       NO............None
Watch/Warning/Advisory...
     Example: W = Warning; Y = Advisory; A = Watch
     in effect for the indicated hour

Day 4 through 7...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
DewPt(F)............................Dew Point Temperature
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 FT. Wind Speed
     Example: <15 = Less Than 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH or Greater
Avg Clouds(CAT).....................Average Cloud Cover Category
PoP 12HR(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
Weather...
     See Day 1 through 3 Weather Descriptions



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