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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
345 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

TXZ012-251000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
345 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE           05/24/15      MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15            WED
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 50          78          52          79          56
TEMP          75 75 62 56 52 50 63 72 78 75 63 58 54 52 64 74 79 76 66 61 58 56
DEWPT         57 49 52 52 49 46 48 48 45 48 52 53 51 50 53 53 50 50 52 53 54 52
MAX/MIN RH                   90          30          92          37          89
RH            54 40 72 88 89 85 58 42 30 38 66 81 89 90 66 47 37 40 60 76 87 87
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S SW SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW  W  W  E SE SE  S
WIND SPD      14 13  8  8  6  5  6 13 14 13 10 10  9  5  8  3  5  4  3  5  5  6
CLOUDS        SC FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW SC FW SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     37 19 19 26 20 21 23 34 27 27 27 37 27 22 26 16 23 20 26 23 28 25
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.01        0.01        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     3     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              5     5     5     3     3     3     4     4     5     5
MIX HGT       11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 11 14 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    154181 <1 <1 <1 <1  8286280210  6  7 <1 <1 15 90 88 48  3 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S SE  S SW SW  W SW SW SW  S  S SW  W  W  W SW SW NE  E  E SE
T WIND SPD    16 21  9  9  8  6  9 29 23 23 12 14  9  8 11 11  9  5  5  6  4  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           05/27 THU 05/28/15 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       85      60      79      57      76      55      72      52      73
TEMP          79 82 65 60 75 76 62 57 72 73 60 55 69 70 56 52 69 71
DEWPT         56 53 58 58 60 57 57 57 59 57 57 54 55 51 51 50 52 51
MIN/MAX RH         28      91      49      99      53     100      50      92      46
RH            45 37 76 91 59 53 83 99 63 57 91 96 61 51 83 92 55 49
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE       N       N       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR           10      20      30      40      40      40      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ016-251000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
345 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE           05/24/15      MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15            WED
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 47          78          51          80          55
TEMP          74 73 60 53 49 47 61 72 78 75 62 57 53 51 64 74 80 77 66 60 57 55
DEWPT         46 39 43 42 42 41 48 45 42 43 49 49 48 46 50 50 47 46 48 48 48 48
MAX/MIN RH                   80          27          84          31          75
RH            36 30 54 65 75 80 61 37 27 32 60 72 82 82 60 42 31 33 53 64 71 75
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SW  W SW  W SW SW SW  S SW  W  W NW NW  W  W SE  S  S SW
WIND SPD      13 12  4  5  5  5  9 12 13 13  6  5  6  5  6  4  4  4  4  4  5  6
CLOUDS        SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW
CLOUDS(%)     31 18 21 39 21 18 17 16 22 27 27 26 26 24 21 14 19 20 22 27 26 22
POP 12HR                     10          20          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS             IS IS
LAL 6HR                 2     1     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              5     6     6     4     4     3     3     4     5     5
MIX HGT       12  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 10 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    184171 <1 <1 <1 <1 26253204170 <1 <1 <1 <1 18 57 63 70  2 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW SW  S SW  W SW  W SW SW SW  S  W  W  W NW  W  W  W SE  S  S  W
T WIND SPD    18 21  6  6  6  6 14 26 19 19  8 10  8  6  8  6  6  8  3  4  5  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           05/27 THU 05/28/15 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       85      59      78      56      75      54      72      51      74
TEMP          79 82 65 59 74 75 61 56 71 72 59 54 68 69 56 51 70 72
DEWPT         52 48 53 55 58 55 54 55 57 56 54 53 54 52 50 50 52 51
MIN/MAX RH         23      89      46      96      51      96      51      95      45
RH            40 30 65 89 58 49 77 96 60 57 83 96 61 54 81 95 53 47
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       E      NE       E       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      20      30      40      30      30      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-251000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
345 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE           05/24/15      MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15            WED
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 53          80          54          80          58
TEMP          76 75 64 59 55 53 65 75 80 77 65 60 56 54 66 75 80 77 67 63 60 58
DEWPT         57 52 55 55 53 49 50 48 44 48 51 52 53 51 54 54 53 52 55 55 56 53
MAX/MIN RH                   92          29          91          39          88
RH            52 45 73 89 91 84 58 39 29 37 61 75 88 89 65 49 39 42 65 75 86 85
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW NW NE NW SW  E SE SE  S
WIND SPD      13 16 13 13  8  5  4 11 14 16 10  6  4  3  5  3  2  3  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     41 29 21 25 30 25 20 29 27 31 40 44 36 30 30 21 26 30 23 32 35 28
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.01        0.01        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS             IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS             IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     3     3     1     1     3     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     5     5     5     3     3     3     3     5     5
MIX HGT        7  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  9 14 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    102 93  9  9 <1 <1  7225308242  8  7 <1 <1 12 57 55 17  3  3 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW  W SW SW SW  S  S SW  W NW  W  W SW NE  E NE SE
T WIND SPD    17 24 20 20  8  6  6 28 25 26 17 14  6  8  8  8  5  2  6  5  4  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           05/27 THU 05/28/15 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       87      63      81      60      77      58      73      53      75
TEMP          81 84 68 63 77 78 65 60 74 75 62 58 70 71 57 53 71 73
DEWPT         56 55 60 59 60 60 58 57 59 58 57 54 55 52 50 49 52 51
MIN/MAX RH         30      85      49      92      52      91      49      88      44
RH            43 38 74 85 56 54 80 92 61 55 85 88 59 51 78 88 52 47
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      NE       N       N      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           20      20      30      40      40      40      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-251000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
345 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE           05/24/15      MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15            WED
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 51          79          54          80          57
TEMP          76 75 62 57 53 51 64 73 79 76 65 59 56 54 66 75 80 77 67 62 59 57
DEWPT         57 51 55 55 52 48 51 49 45 49 52 52 52 51 54 55 53 52 55 55 55 53
MAX/MIN RH                   94          30          90          39          89
RH            51 42 76 92 94 87 60 41 30 38 62 77 87 89 64 50 39 42 66 75 86 86
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW NW NE NW SW  E SE SE  S
WIND SPD      12 16 12 12  6  5  5 12 14 14 10  8  4  4  5  4  3  3  4  5  4  4
CLOUDS        SC FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     40 25 20 26 25 23 20 28 27 30 37 39 34 32 29 20 26 23 23 31 33 26
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.01        0.01        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     3     3     1     1     3     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     5     5     4     3     3     4     4     5     5
MIX HGT       11  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 10 14 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    147137  7  6 <1 <1  8247284242  6  7 <1 <1 11 60 60 18  3  3 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S SE  S SW SW  W SW SW SW  S  S SW  W NW  W  W SW NE  E NE SE
T WIND SPD    16 24 14 13  6  6  6 29 24 25 13 14  6  8  8  8  5  2  6  5  4  2
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           05/27 THU 05/28/15 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       86      63      80      59      77      57      73      52      74
TEMP          81 83 68 63 77 77 64 59 73 75 61 57 70 70 57 52 70 72
DEWPT         57 55 59 58 60 59 58 57 60 58 57 54 55 52 51 49 52 51
MIN/MAX RH         29      85      49      93      52      93      50      89      44
RH            44 38 74 85 56 54 81 93 62 55 86 89 60 52 79 89 52 47
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      NE       N       N       W
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           10      20      30      40      40      40      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ006-251000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
345 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE           05/24/15      MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15            WED
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 50          77          51          77          53
TEMP          73 74 61 56 52 50 62 72 77 74 62 57 53 51 63 72 77 74 63 58 55 53
DEWPT         51 38 42 46 43 42 46 45 43 44 47 49 48 47 50 51 48 49 51 51 51 50
MAX/MIN RH                   74          29          87          36          90
RH            46 28 50 68 70 74 56 38 29 34 58 74 83 87 64 48 36 41 64 77 87 89
WIND DIR       S SW  S SW  W  W  W SW SW  S SE SE  N  N  N NE  E  S  E  E  S  W
WIND SPD      13 17  6  6  5  4  2  9 10 11  4  4  4  6  9  6  3  4  4  5  2  3
CLOUDS        SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     41 21 29 36 40 27 22 22 31 37 61 34 30 25 27 18 26 32 39 34 28 28
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.01        0.01        0.01           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS            IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     3     3     1     1     3     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     5
MIX HGT       13 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 11 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    227261 <1 <1 <1 <1 40137136159  2  1 <1 <1 26 38 22 30  9  3  2 <1
T WIND DIR    SW SW  S SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  E NW NW NW  N  N NW  S  E  E  E  S
T WIND SPD    19 28  8  6  6  5  9 14 11 16  3  2  6  8 14  4  2  3 11  6  4  1
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           05/27 THU 05/28/15 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       85      57      81      56      75      54      70      50      74
TEMP          79 82 63 57 76 78 61 56 71 72 59 54 67 68 54 50 69 72
DEWPT         50 47 52 54 57 54 53 54 56 53 53 50 51 49 48 47 50 49
MIN/MAX RH         26      88      41      91      48      90      48      89      41
RH            37 29 68 88 52 44 75 91 59 51 81 87 56 50 79 89 51 45
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       W       N       N      NE      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10      20      20      40      30      30      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-251000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
345 PM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

DATE           05/24/15      MON 05/25/15            TUE 05/26/15            WED
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 51          78          52          77          55
TEMP          71 72 62 56 53 51 63 73 78 75 63 58 54 52 63 72 77 74 64 60 57 55
DEWPT         57 52 55 55 53 49 51 50 47 50 52 51 51 50 55 55 55 54 56 54 56 53
MAX/MIN RH                   98          33          94          46          98
RH            61 48 78 93 98 93 64 45 33 41 67 78 90 93 74 55 46 50 74 83 96 95
WIND DIR       E SE SE  S  S  W NW  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N NE  E  E  E SE  S  S
WIND SPD      12 13 12 13  9  5  5  2 10 11  8  3  2  4  8  5  4  4  4  4  3  2
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     48 41 33 35 31 28 23 23 35 44 55 51 42 37 38 26 30 28 31 39 44 32
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.01        0.02        0.01        0.01
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS       IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS       IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     4     4     3     3     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT        5  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  7 12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     59137  6 10  5 <1  7 91156182  3 <1 <1 <1 18 50 27  8  3 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S  S  W NW SW SW SW  S  S SW  N  N NE  N SE  E SE SE NW
T WIND SPD    12 24 13 21 10  6  8 14 14 17  5  4  2  6 13 12  3  1  5  4  4  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           05/27 THU 05/28/15 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       85      60      82      59      76      55      70      50      74
TEMP          79 82 65 60 78 79 64 59 73 73 60 55 67 68 54 50 69 71
DEWPT         58 55 58 57 61 58 57 57 59 57 55 53 53 51 48 47 51 50
MIN/MAX RH         35      91      47      94      53      94      53      90      44
RH            49 40 78 91 57 49 81 94 62 56 84 92 61 54 81 90 53 48
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       W       N       N       N      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      20      40      40      40      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

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 SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. 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
       SNOWSHWRS......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 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
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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