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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
351 AM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

TXZ012-132200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
351 AM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date             Mon 11/13/17            Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17
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          48          79          45          62
Temp             43 48 57 63 56 51 50 49 49 56 71 78 66 57 52 47 45 49 57 62 52
DewPt            43 45 47 48 50 49 49 48 48 48 48 43 39 40 40 39 37 36 35 35 36
Min/Max RH                   58         100          29          76          36
RH              100 89 69 58 80 93 96 96 96 74 44 29 37 53 63 74 73 61 43 36 54
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S SW  W  N  N  N  N NE NE
Wind Spd          8 13 18 18 12 11 12 12 11 12 13 13 11 10 10 13 13 13 13 11  8
Clouds           OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)       100 85 71 59 47 46 45 35 24 17 11 14 17 17 18 19 20 18 16 18 19
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     4     4     4     5     5     5     2     3
Mix Hgt           1  1  2  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1
Vent Rate        10 11 36 40  5 <1  5  5  7  6  9 63 <1 <1 <1  6  5  8 30 39 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW  S SW  W  N  N  N NE  E  E
T Wind Spd       11 12 20 23 11 10 10 10 14 12 10 16  6 10 10 13 11 17 17 14  5
RFTI              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


Date               Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17
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       41    72      50    74      35    58      33    63
Temp          43   42 64 62 53   50 70 58 42   35 53 48 36   34 57 52
DewPt         37   40 43 39 37   34 32 26 22   18 16 18 18   22 25 27
Max/Min RH         93    33      57    19      52    20      61    24
RH            79   93 46 43 54   54 24 29 44   49 23 30 47   61 29 38
PWind Dir          SE    SW      SW     W      NW     W       S     S
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-132200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
351 AM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date             Mon 11/13/17            Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17
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          48          80          44          64
Temp             41 46 56 63 57 51 50 50 49 55 73 80 67 56 51 47 44 48 60 64 55
DewPt            41 45 47 48 49 48 48 47 47 47 46 42 37 38 38 37 35 34 33 34 34
Min/Max RH                   57          96          26          70          31
RH              100 96 73 58 74 89 93 89 93 73 38 26 34 52 61 68 70 58 37 32 46
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW  W  W  N  N  N NE NE  E
Wind Spd          8 12 17 17 10 11 11 11  8 12 13 16 10 10 10 13 13 13 13 10  6
Clouds           OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)       100 85 69 59 48 48 48 38 29 20 11 14 17 17 16 15 14 14 14 18 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              3     4     4     3     4     5     5     5     4     4
Mix Hgt           1  2  2  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1
Vent Rate        10 17 38 32  5  5  6  7 <1 <1 20 81 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  8 30 33  3
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW  W NW  N  N NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       11 12 21 18 10 11 12 14 11 10 14 20  9 11 10 12 11 18 17 12  5
RFTI              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


Date               Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17
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       40    73      48    73      33    58      33    63
Temp          40   42 66 64 49   48 68 61 41   33 53 50 35   33 57 54
DewPt         36   40 41 35 35   33 31 25 23   18 16 19 21   23 26 27
Max/Min RH         95    29      59    19      55    20      66    24
RH            85   95 40 34 58   56 25 25 49   53 23 30 56   66 31 35
PWind Dir          SE    SW      SW     W      NW    SE       S    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-132200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
351 AM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date             Mon 11/13/17            Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17
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                 64          50          80          46          63
Temp             46 50 57 64 59 53 52 51 50 57 69 79 69 58 53 50 46 50 58 63 55
DewPt            43 45 47 48 49 49 49 48 47 47 47 44 41 41 41 39 36 35 34 35 36
Min/Max RH                   55          96          29          68          35
RH               90 84 69 56 70 85 91 90 88 70 45 29 36 52 64 65 68 57 41 35 49
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S NW  N  N  N NE NE NE
Wind Spd          6 12 14 14  9 11 10  9  8 10 10 11  8  9  9 13 13 13 12  9  5
Clouds           OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)       100 84 68 55 41 40 39 30 22 16 10 14 17 18 18 20 21 18 16 17 18
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle           O  O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     2     3
Mix Hgt           1  1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1
Vent Rate        10 13 50 55  4 <1 <1  4  6  6 10 22 <1 <1 <1  8  5  7 30 52 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S NW  N  N  N NE  E  E
T Wind Spd       11 14 21 25  9  9  9  9 13 12 11 12  5  5  5 17 10 14 17 16  5
RFTI              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


Date               Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17
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       43    73      52    74      38    58      35    65
Temp          45   44 64 66 56   52 72 61 45   38 53 50 39   35 58 56
DewPt         36   39 42 38 37   34 32 26 21   17 16 18 18   21 24 26
Max/Min RH         82    31      51    20      43    20      56    22
RH            70   82 45 37 50   49 23 26 38   43 23 28 42   55 27 31
PWind Dir          SE     S      SW     W      NW     W       S    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-132200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
351 AM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date             Mon 11/13/17            Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17
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          50          79          45          63
Temp             45 48 55 62 58 53 52 51 51 55 69 79 69 58 53 50 45 48 58 63 55
DewPt            43 45 47 48 49 49 49 48 46 47 47 43 40 40 41 38 36 35 34 35 35
Min/Max RH                   58          92          29          71          35
RH               92 89 75 60 73 87 90 89 84 73 46 29 34 51 63 64 70 61 41 35 47
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S NW  N  N  N NE NE NE
Wind Spd          6 12 16 14 10 11 10 10  9 10 10 11  9  9  9 13 13 13 13  9  5
Clouds           OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)       100 83 67 54 41 40 38 30 21 15 10 13 17 17 18 19 21 18 16 17 18
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     4     4     4     5     5     4     2     3
Mix Hgt           1  1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  4 <1
Vent Rate        10 13 53 55  4  4  4  4  7  6 10 28 <1 <1 <1  8  5 14 40 53  3
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  W  N  N  N NE  E  E
T Wind Spd       11 14 24 25  9 10  9  9 14 12 11 12  4  6  6 17 10 16 18 17  5
RFTI              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


Date               Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17
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       41    71      51    73      37    57      33    63
Temp          42   42 62 64 55   51 71 60 45   37 52 50 36   33 55 55
DewPt         36   39 42 38 37   34 32 26 21   17 16 18 18   22 24 27
Max/Min RH         91    32      53    20      45    21      63    23
RH            81   91 49 38 50   52 24 27 39   44 24 28 47   63 30 34
PWind Dir          SE    SW      SW     W      NW     W       S     S
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

$$

TXZ006-132200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
351 AM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date             Mon 11/13/17            Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17
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                 67          42          80          40          61
Temp             41 44 56 67 59 50 46 45 44 52 73 79 65 51 45 43 40 45 56 61 51
DewPt            41 43 44 45 45 45 45 43 40 39 37 35 33 33 34 32 31 31 30 31 31
Min/Max RH                   44          95          20          70          32
RH              100 96 65 44 60 83 95 90 86 62 28 21 30 49 65 66 70 57 37 32 46
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W  W SW  S NW  N  N  N  N NE  E  E
Wind Spd         10 13 18 16  9  8  9  8  6  8  9 11  8  8 11 14 14 13 13 10  6
Clouds           OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        99 78 57 46 35 30 25 19 13 11  8 13 18 18 19 18 16 16 16 18 20
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     4     4     4     5     5     5     4     2     3
Mix Hgt           1  2  2  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  4 <1
Vent Rate        13 23 33 38 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 14 46 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  7 53 38  2
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NE  E  E
T Wind Spd       14 17 25 21  8  8  9  9  6  4 10 14  6  8 12 13 11 16 17 10  5
RFTI              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


Date               Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17
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    72      45    71      30    57      30    63
Temp          36   38 63 62 46   45 69 56 37   30 51 47 33   30 56 51
DewPt         33   36 37 33 32   32 30 24 18   15 16 19 19   22 24 25
Max/Min RH         95    26      60    20      53    21      72    22
RH            89   91 38 33 58   60 23 29 46   53 24 32 57   72 29 36
PWind Dir           S    SW      SW     W      NW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-132200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
351 AM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date             Mon 11/13/17            Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17
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                 66          43          77          41          60
Temp             43 48 57 66 57 50 48 47 45 50 70 77 64 53 49 46 41 44 54 60 50
DewPt            42 44 45 46 46 45 45 43 41 42 43 42 40 39 38 35 32 32 32 32 31
Min/Max RH                   48          95          29          71          35
RH               95 86 63 48 66 84 89 87 84 73 38 29 42 60 67 66 71 63 43 35 49
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E
Wind Spd         10 13 16 13  8  8  8  8  6  8  6  6  5  5 10 14 13 13 12  9  6
Clouds           OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        93 73 53 41 28 27 25 22 18 14 11 15 18 21 24 21 18 15 12 14 16
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     4     5     5     5     5     4     3     3
Mix Hgt           1  2  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  4 <1
Vent Rate        12 29 38 43 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 49 36 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  W  E  S  E NE  N  N  N  N NE  E  E
T Wind Spd       13 21 21 19  6  8  8  6  6  3  2  5  5  6 11 12 10 13 16 10  5
RFTI              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


Date               Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17
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    71      47    69      32    56      30    62
Temp          38   39 61 61 50   47 65 54 39   32 50 45 32   30 54 50
DewPt         33   37 41 37 35   33 33 24 18   16 16 18 18   20 24 26
Max/Min RH         91    31      58    22      51    21      66    24
RH            81   91 47 40 55   58 30 31 42   51 25 34 55   66 31 38
PWind Dir          SE     S      SW     W      NW     W       S    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW 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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