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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
324 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

TXZ012-192200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
324 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date             Sun 11/19/17            Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 61          34          69          39          61
Temp             27 36 54 61 51 43 39 37 34 43 62 69 57 49 46 42 39 47 58 60 52
DewPt            13 14 15 16 15 14 15 16 18 21 18 18 18 18 18 16 18 17 27 29 29
Min/Max RH                   17          54          14          42          28
RH               55 40 21 17 23 30 37 42 51 41 18 14 21 29 32 34 42 30 30 31 41
Wind Dir         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N
Wind Spd          6 11 14 16 11 12 13 14 12 11  9  6  5  5  8  8 11 13 14 13  6
Clouds           CL FW FW CL FW FW SC FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         1 10  7  1 13 24 26 12  5  0  2  4 15 12 22 20 18 13 13  8 12
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              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     3
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1
Vent Rate        <1  5 56 76 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  8 14 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 57 60 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW  W SW  S  S NW NW  N  N  N  N  N
T Wind Spd        6 10 18 21  9 12 14 13 14 12  9  8  6  4  8  8  9 13 21 17  4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       36    66      42    70      43    73      45    66
Temp          45   36 60 57 47   42 64 60 48   43 67 62 51   45 62 55
DewPt         27   28 29 32 31   33 36 38 36   35 35 33 32   31 32 31
Max/Min RH         72    27      73    30      73    24      58    28
RH            49   72 31 38 53   70 35 44 63   73 30 33 48   58 32 40
PWind Dir          SE    SW       W    NW      SW    SW      SW    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-192200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
324 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date             Sun 11/19/17            Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 59          32          70          37          59
Temp             25 34 52 59 49 41 37 35 32 42 62 70 51 47 47 42 37 41 55 59 52
DewPt            12 14 16 16 15 14 15 16 18 19 14 16 14 13 13 12 14 16 24 27 29
Min/Max RH                   18          56          13          41          28
RH               57 43 24 18 25 33 40 45 56 39 15 13 22 25 25 30 39 36 31 29 41
Wind Dir         SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W SW  W NW NW  N  N NE  N NE
Wind Spd          5  9 14 16 11 12 12 11  9 11 11  9  5  8  9 11 11 13 14 13  5
Clouds           CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         1  5  2  6 22 39 21  6  2  2 10 14 25 16 23 11 13 10 15  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              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     4     3
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1
Vent Rate        <1  8 57 54 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 10 22 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 53 49 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N
T Wind Spd        6 17 21 20  9 12 14 13 12 11 11 12  8 11 14 11 11 10 24 16  4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       37    66      40    70      42    73      43    67
Temp          45   37 60 56 45   40 64 59 48   42 67 62 49   43 62 56
DewPt         28   27 29 30 30   31 35 37 35   34 34 32 30   30 31 30
Max/Min RH         67    26      73    29      73    23      60    26
RH            51   67 31 37 55   70 34 44 60   73 29 32 48   60 31 37
PWind Dir          SE    SW       W    NW      SW    SW       W     N
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-192200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
324 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date             Sun 11/19/17            Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 63          36          69          42          62
Temp             29 38 56 63 53 45 41 39 36 45 62 69 61 52 48 42 43 49 59 61 56
DewPt            15 16 16 17 17 15 15 16 18 21 20 19 20 19 19 17 18 20 28 29 28
Min/Max RH                   16          50          15          38          28
RH               55 40 20 17 24 29 34 39 47 38 20 15 20 27 32 36 36 31 30 29 34
Wind Dir         SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N NE
Wind Spd          5  9 13 14 10 13 13 13 10  9  6  5  4  4  5  6  8  9 13 12  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         2  1  1  0  7 10 16  5  1  0  1  3 18 12 23 18 21 17 13  9 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              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  4 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 63 76 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  7  7 14 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 56 44  2
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SE NW NW  N  N  N  N NE
T Wind Spd        5  8 19 21 10 11 12 12 11 14  8  8  4  3  5  6  8 10 18 12  3
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       38    67      46    71      46    73      46    66
Temp          47   38 61 59 50   46 66 62 51   46 68 63 51   46 62 56
DewPt         29   28 30 33 33   35 38 39 38   36 37 35 34   32 32 30
Max/Min RH         68    27      69    31      69    26      57    27
RH            48   67 32 37 54   66 36 43 62   69 32 35 51   57 32 36
PWind Dir          SE    SW       W    NW      SW    SW      SW    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-192200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
324 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date             Sun 11/19/17            Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 62          36          69          41          61
Temp             28 37 55 62 52 45 41 39 36 45 62 69 61 52 47 42 42 48 58 61 55
DewPt            15 16 16 17 17 15 15 16 18 21 19 18 19 18 19 17 18 19 28 29 29
Min/Max RH                   17          51          15          38          29
RH               57 41 21 17 25 30 34 39 48 39 19 15 19 26 33 36 38 32 32 30 37
Wind Dir         SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N NE
Wind Spd          5 10 13 16 10 13 13 13 11 10  8  5  4  5  6  8  9 10 13 12  5
Clouds           CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         2  2  2  0  8 13 18  7  2  0  1  5 21 13 23 17 20 17 13  9 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              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  4 <1
Vent Rate        <1  4 63 76 <1 <1  6  6 <1  7  6 12 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 60 48  2
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W SW SW  S SE NW NW  N  N  N  N NE
T Wind Spd        5  8 20 21 10 11 12 12 11 16  6  6  4  3  5  8  8 10 19 13  3
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       38    66      45    70      46    72      46    66
Temp          48   38 60 58 49   45 65 61 51   46 67 62 51   46 62 56
DewPt         28   28 31 33 33   35 37 39 38   36 37 35 33   31 32 31
Max/Min RH         69    28      69    31      69    27      56    28
RH            47   68 33 39 55   68 35 44 62   69 32 36 51   56 32 38
PWind Dir          SE    SW       W    NW      SW    SW      SW    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-192200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
324 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date             Sun 11/19/17            Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 61          31          70          39          61
Temp             24 34 54 61 50 42 37 34 31 41 62 70 55 49 40 41 39 44 57 60 54
DewPt            13 15 17 17 17 16 15 17 15 17 15 14 16 13 13 13 18 19 24 29 30
Min/Max RH                   18          52          12          42          27
RH               62 45 23 18 27 34 40 49 51 37 16 12 21 23 33 31 41 36 28 31 41
Wind Dir         SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W  W SW  S  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  E
Wind Spd          6 10 16 17 11 10 11 10  8  4  4  5  5  5  9 11  9 10 12 11  4
Clouds           CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         1  1  3  2 12 23 17  5  1  2 11  9 30 17 22 17 19 15 15  9 19
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              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     4     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1
Vent Rate        <1  8 38 62 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 14 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 57 55  2
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W SW SW  S NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  E
T Wind Spd        8 18 21 23 10 11 12 12  6  3  2 10  5  3  8 11 10  8 21 14  3
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       37    67      41    70      40    73      42    66
Temp          45   37 61 57 46   41 64 59 46   40 66 61 48   42 61 55
DewPt         27   28 31 34 33   34 36 38 36   33 34 33 31   30 31 31
Max/Min RH         73    28      76    30      76    24      62    27
RH            49   71 32 42 60   76 35 45 68   76 30 35 51   62 32 40
PWind Dir           S    SW       W     W      SW    SW       W    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-192200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
324 AM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date             Sun 11/19/17            Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 62          32          69          38          58
Temp             25 35 55 62 51 43 38 35 32 42 62 69 60 51 42 41 38 44 55 58 54
DewPt            14 15 18 19 20 18 16 16 17 17 16 17 18 17 17 16 19 20 29 29 28
Min/Max RH                   19          53          13          47          33
RH               62 43 23 19 29 36 40 45 53 36 16 13 19 25 36 35 46 38 37 33 36
Wind Dir         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W SW  S SW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE
Wind Spd          6 10 13 14  9 11 12 11  6  6  5  4  4  4  8  9  9 10 11 10  4
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         2  2  1  1  3  5  8  6  1  0  1 14 23 14 27 26 20 15 17 13 21
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              5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     5     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  4 <1
Vent Rate        <1  5 50 57 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4 49 36  1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W NW SW SE SW NW  N NW NW  N  N NE
T Wind Spd        6 10 23 21  9 12 11 10  8  6  8  4  5  4  6 10  9 10 16 10  2
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Wed 11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       36    67      41    70      42    72      42    62
Temp          43   36 61 57 46   41 64 59 48   42 66 61 48   42 58 52
DewPt         29   29 32 35 35   36 39 40 38   35 37 35 35   32 32 31
Max/Min RH         79    29      84    33      77    27      67    32
RH            57   75 34 43 64   81 40 49 68   77 34 38 60   67 37 44
PWind Dir           S    SW       W     W      SW    SW      SW    NE
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            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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