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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Lubbock TX
245 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

TXZ024-202215-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
245 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Date             Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      95          71          93          71          91
Temp          74 72 83 92 95 92 81 76 73 71 81 90 93 90 80 76 73 71 80 88 91 88
Dewpt         65 64 65 60 59 61 63 62 61 62 64 62 60 60 61 61 60 62 64 64 64 64
Min/Max RH                   36          73          36          76          37
RH            73 77 55 36 31 36 56 62 66 73 56 40 34 37 53 59 63 73 58 45 41 45
Wind Dir      SW  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  E NE
Wind Spd       6  6 10 11 10 11  6  6  6  5 10 12 12 11  6  8  5  6  9  6  5  8
Clouds        SC B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)     37 61 48 35 45 53 45 49 50 44 28 38 48 67 63 67 59 52 43 54 57 68
PoP 12hr                     10           5          10          10          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.09
Rain SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     3     3     2     2     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt             10400 11100  6000   200  8100  9000  5700   300 10000 10600
T Wind Dir             SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW     W    NW
T Wind Spd             16    18     9     5    17    18    10     6    17     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          Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          68    85      61    83      65    86      67    86
Temp          73 68 83 82   66 61 80 80   69 65 83 83   71 67 83 83
Dewpt         67 66 65 60   60 60 61 59   61 63 64 65   66 66 68 65
Max/Min RH       93    44      87    43      89    50      97    47
RH            81 93 55 48   80 95 52 48   76 93 53 53   85 99 60 54
PWind Dir        NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50    40      10    10      20    30      30    30

$$

TXZ026-202215-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
245 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Date             Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      96          73          94          73          93
Temp          76 74 84 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 83 91 94 91 81 78 75 73 82 90 93 90
Dewpt         66 66 66 64 63 62 64 65 65 64 65 65 62 61 62 64 63 64 65 66 66 65
Min/Max RH                   34          73          34          73          36
RH            71 76 55 39 34 36 54 64 70 73 55 42 35 37 52 63 66 73 56 45 41 44
Wind Dir       S  S SW SW  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  S NE
Wind Spd       6  5  8  9 11 11  8  9  8  6  9 11 13 11  8  9  6  6  8  8  6  6
Clouds        SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     44 63 58 43 41 43 46 21 36 37 33 32 35 44 59 54 60 51 42 54 59 75
PoP 12hr                     20           5           5           5          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.07
Rain SHWRS     S  S  S  S  S                                      C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS          S  S  S  S  S                                      C  C  C  C  L
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  2     2     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt             10500 11400  6100   200  8400  9100  5600   200  9100 10700
T Wind Dir             SW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S     W     W
T Wind Spd              9    17    10     6    14    17    11     8    16     6
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          Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          70    85      64    84      67    86      68    87
Temp          75 70 83 82   69 64 81 82   71 67 83 83   72 68 84 84
Dewpt         68 67 66 62   61 60 61 61   64 64 65 65   66 65 67 65
Max/Min RH       87    45      81    43      87    52      93    47
RH            79 90 57 51   77 87 50 50   79 90 54 54   82 90 56 52
PWind Dir        NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         60    40      10    10      20    20      20    30

$$

TXZ043-202215-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
245 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Date             Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      96          73          95          73          94
Temp          76 74 84 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 83 92 95 92 82 78 75 73 83 91 94 91
Dewpt         64 63 65 63 61 60 62 61 61 62 66 64 60 59 60 62 64 64 67 64 63 65
Min/Max RH                   32          72          29          73          34
RH            66 69 53 37 32 34 50 57 63 70 56 40 31 33 48 58 68 73 58 41 36 43
Wind Dir       S  S SW  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  N
Wind Spd       4  4  9  6 10 10  6  6  5  5 10  9 10 10  6  8  6  5  9  5  5  5
Clouds        SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     48 33 24 34 44 48 31 27 35 34 21 26 28 21 20 35 33 39 34 54 66 75
PoP 12hr                     10           5           5           5          20
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.03
Rain SHWRS     S                                                  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS          S                                                  S  S  S  S  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  2     2     3     2     3     3     3     3     3     2
Mix Hgt              9000  9900  5600   200  7400  8200  4900   200  5400 10400
T Wind Dir             SW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW     S
T Wind Spd             13    17     8     6    16    16     9     8    14     4
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          Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          70    86      66    85      67    88      68    89
Temp          75 70 84 83   70 66 82 82   71 67 85 85   72 68 86 86
Dewpt         66 66 66 64   63 61 62 62   64 64 65 66   65 66 67 64
Max/Min RH       81    42      81    40      87    44      90    42
RH            73 87 55 52   77 85 50 49   79 89 51 52   79 93 52 47
PWind Dir        NE    NE      NE    NE       E    SE      SE    SE
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50    50      30    20      30    40      30    30

$$

TXZ035-202215-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
245 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Date             Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      91          70          89          70          89
Temp          72 70 80 88 91 88 78 75 72 70 79 86 89 86 78 74 72 70 79 86 89 86
Dewpt         62 62 62 61 59 58 60 60 59 60 64 63 62 61 60 60 59 62 64 64 63 65
Min/Max RH                   34          73          39          73          41
RH            71 76 55 40 34 36 53 60 63 71 61 46 41 43 55 61 64 76 61 47 42 50
Wind Dir       S  S SW  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  E
Wind Spd       6  6 10 12 12 11  9  9  8  6 12 13 13 11  9  8  6  6  9  6  5  6
Clouds        B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1
Clouds(%)     62 51 37 39 44 58 57 65 58 43 37 51 57 75 67 64 58 50 36 58 56 69
PoP 12hr                     10           5          10          10          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.09
Rain SHWRS     L                                                  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L                                                  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt              8100  9600  5400   200  6400  7800  5000   200  8100 11100
T Wind Dir              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S    SW     W    NW
T Wind Spd             16    19    10     5    18    18     9     8    12     3
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          Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          67    82      61    81      64    85      66    86
Temp          72 67 80 79   66 61 78 79   68 64 82 82   70 66 83 83
Dewpt         65 65 64 62   61 59 60 59   60 61 64 63   65 64 66 65
Max/Min RH       90    46      89    44      90    48      93    46
RH            79 93 58 56   85 93 54 51   76 90 54 52   84 93 56 54
PWind Dir        NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         40    40      20    10      20    30      30    30

$$

TXZ031-202215-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
245 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Date             Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      97          72          96          73          94
Temp          76 73 84 94 97 94 82 78 75 72 83 93 96 93 82 78 75 73 83 91 94 91
Dewpt         65 65 65 63 61 62 63 64 64 63 65 64 61 60 61 63 63 64 65 64 65 65
Min/Max RH                   34          73          32          71          34
RH            69 76 53 36 31 35 53 63 69 73 55 39 32 34 49 60 66 73 55 41 39 43
Wind Dir       S  S SW SW  S  S SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  S NE
Wind Spd       5  5  9  8 10 10  8  8  6  5 10 10 11 11  8  8  5  6  9  6  5  5
Clouds        SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)     43 63 47 36 40 44 47 24 37 36 30 30 35 37 57 51 56 49 44 57 69 74
PoP 12hr                     10           5           5           5          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.06
Rain SHWRS     S                                                  C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS          S                                                  C  C  C  C  L
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
Haines                  2     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt             10900 11500  6100   200  8300  9100  5600   300  9300 10700
T Wind Dir             SW     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW     W
T Wind Spd             14    18    10     6    16    17    10     8    17     5
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          Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          69    87      64    85      67    87      68    89
Temp          75 69 84 84   69 64 82 82   71 67 84 84   72 68 86 86
Dewpt         68 67 66 61   62 61 61 61   64 64 64 66   66 65 67 65
Max/Min RH       87    42      84    41      87    48      90    43
RH            80 92 54 47   79 89 49 48   79 90 51 55   81 90 54 50
PWind Dir        NE    NE      NE    NE      SE    SE      SE     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 B2 B2 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         60    50      10    10      20    30      30    30

$$

TXZ029-202215-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
245 AM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

Date             Sun 08/20/17            Mon 08/21/17            Tue 08/22/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3hrly     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

Max/Min                      90          67          88          67          87
Temp          70 68 78 87 90 87 76 72 69 67 77 85 88 85 75 72 69 67 76 84 87 84
Dewpt         63 62 64 62 60 60 61 61 61 61 64 64 62 62 62 61 61 62 64 64 64 64
Min/Max RH                   39          81          42          84          42
RH            78 81 62 43 37 41 59 68 75 81 65 49 42 46 63 69 75 84 66 51 46 51
Wind Dir       S  S SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  E NE
Wind Spd       4  4 10 11 12 10  6  6  5  5 10 12 12 10  5  6  5  5  8  6  5  6
Clouds        SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC B1
Clouds(%)     38 49 33 32 42 55 48 65 59 47 31 49 59 76 69 69 56 50 40 53 49 62
PoP 12hr                     10          10          10          20          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.10
Rain SHWRS     S                                      S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S                                      S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C
LAL                     2     2     1     1     2     2     1     1     3     3
Haines                  2     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt              9500 10000  5500   300  6500  8400  5200   200  8600 11000
T Wind Dir              S     S     S     S     S     S     S    SW     W    NW
T Wind Spd             18    19     9     6    18    19     8     8    14     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          Wed 08/23/17  Thu 08/24/17  Fri 08/25/17  Sat 08/26/17
UTC 6hrly     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00
CDT 6hrly     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19

Min/Max          66    81      60    79      62    83      64    84
Temp          71 66 79 78   65 60 76 77   66 62 80 80   68 64 81 81
Dewpt         65 64 64 60   59 58 60 58   59 61 63 63   65 63 66 64
Max/Min RH       93    48      90    47      90    51      93    48
RH            82 93 60 54   82 93 57 53   79 97 56 56   90 97 60 56
PWind Dir        NE    NE       E     E      SE     S       S     S
Wind Char       <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12hr         40    40      10    10      20    30      30    30

$$

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)...........20 ft. Wind Direction
Wind Dir Deg(degrees)...............20 ft. Wind Direction in Tens of Degrees
                                    Relative to Due North.
     Example: 09 = 90 Degrees = East; 18 = 180 Degrees = South;
              27 = 270 Degrees = West; 36 = 360 Degrees = North
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft. Wind Speed
Wind Gust(MPH)......................20 ft. Wind Gust
Wind Chill..........................Wind Chill Temperature
Heat Index..........................Heat Index
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 of Measurable Precipitation
QPF 12Hr(in)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain SHWRS.....Rain Showers
       TSTMS..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       SnowSHWRS......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       FRZG Rain......Freezing Rain
       FRZG DRZL......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       O..............Occasional
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
OBVIS...............................Obstruction to Visibility
     TYPE...
       F..............Fog
       PF.............Patchy Fog
       F+.............Dense Fog
       H..............Haze
       BS.............Blowing Snow
       K..............Smoke
       BD.............Blowing Dust
       AF.............Volcanic Ashfall
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Mix Hgt(feet AGL)...................Mixing Height
T Wind Dir(8 point compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Dispersion..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (Inches Mercury)...........Station Pressure
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Ceiling (ft)........................Ceiling
Stability (CAT).....................Pasquil Turner Stability
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
Dwpt................................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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