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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
250 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

TXZ012-251000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
250 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE           08/24/14      MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14            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                 69          94          67          93          67
TEMP          95 91 79 75 72 69 80 90 94 90 78 73 70 67 78 89 93 89 77 73 69 67
DEWPT         54 50 53 56 57 58 56 55 55 54 56 59 58 58 56 55 53 51 52 53 54 55
MAX/MIN RH                   68          26          73          26          65
RH            25 25 41 52 59 68 44 31 27 30 47 62 66 73 47 32 26 27 42 49 59 65
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 14 12 13 13 10 13 12 13 13 10 10  9  6  9 10 13 13 10 11 10 10
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     35 35 33 31 34 36 43 50 50 49 50 51 50 48 48 48 48 48 49 50 47 44
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.03        0.01        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         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
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 13 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 11 12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    169168  4  8  9 <1 43150138138 <1 <1 <1 <1 54132180207  4 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 16  9 17 20  9 19 13 12 13  5  6  9  5 13 13 17 20  9  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           08/27 THU 08/28/14 FRI 08/29/14 SAT 08/30/14 SUN 08/31/14
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       92      66      87      64      87      64      88      66      91
TEMP          88 88 71 66 84 83 69 64 83 83 69 64 84 84 71 66 87 87
DEWPT         54 52 55 57 58 54 59 60 57 52 58 57 54 51 54 56 54 52
MIN/MAX RH         27      73      34      87      32      78      29      70      27
RH            31 29 57 73 41 37 70 87 41 34 68 78 36 32 55 70 32 30
PWIND DIR          SW       S      SW       E       N       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      20      30      20      10      20       5       5       0
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS

$$

TXZ016-251000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
250 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE           08/24/14      MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14            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                 65          90          64          90          64
TEMP          93 89 76 71 68 65 76 86 90 86 74 70 67 64 75 86 90 86 74 70 66 64
DEWPT         52 47 50 54 55 57 56 56 55 54 56 58 58 58 56 55 53 52 52 52 53 54
MAX/MIN RH                   75          30          81          28          70
RH            25 24 40 55 63 75 50 36 31 34 53 66 73 81 52 35 28 31 46 53 63 70
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SW
WIND SPD      11 12  6  8  8  6 13 12 13 12  6  6  4  4  8 10 12 12  8  3  4  5
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     31 26 30 34 34 35 43 50 51 51 52 53 51 49 47 45 46 47 50 52 50 47
POP 12HR                      0          30          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07        0.04        0.03        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         SC SC IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                              SC SC IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     2     4     3     3     1     3     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 12  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 11 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    127130 <1 <1 <1 <1 30175150102  3 <1  1 <1 54126173180 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    12 14  5  5  6  8 17 16 14 13  5  3  2  4 10 13 17 20  6  8  6  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           08/27 THU 08/28/14 FRI 08/29/14 SAT 08/30/14 SUN 08/31/14
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       89      63      86      62      86      62      88      64      91
TEMP          85 85 68 63 82 82 67 62 82 82 67 62 84 84 69 64 87 87
DEWPT         53 53 56 56 56 52 58 57 55 51 55 56 52 48 52 55 54 48
MIN/MAX RH         29      78      33      84      32      83      26      74      25
RH            33 33 65 78 41 35 73 84 40 34 67 83 33 29 56 74 32 26
PWIND DIR          SW      SW       W       N      NE      SE       N       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10      20      30      20      10      20       5       5       0
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS

$$

TXZ008-251000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
250 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE           08/24/14      MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14            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                 72          98          71          96          71
TEMP          99 95 83 78 75 72 84 94 98 94 82 77 74 71 82 92 96 92 81 76 73 71
DEWPT         53 51 54 57 57 58 57 55 55 56 57 59 59 59 57 56 54 52 53 54 55 56
MAX/MIN RH                   61          24          66          24          59
RH            22 23 37 48 54 61 40 27 24 28 43 54 59 66 43 30 25 26 38 46 53 59
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9 11 10 13 11  8 10 10 10 11  8  9  6  4  6  8 11 11 10 12 10  8
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     35 35 34 33 33 33 39 45 46 48 49 50 51 51 50 49 50 51 52 53 49 45
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.03        0.02        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         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
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       13 13  1 <1 <1 <1  3 13 15 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13 13 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    169169 18  9  6 <1 40182160144 <1 <1  4 <1 10156188225  5  5 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 14 17 20 12  9 18 16 12 13  6  6  8  5  6 14 17 20 11 11  8  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           08/27 THU 08/28/14 FRI 08/29/14 SAT 08/30/14 SUN 08/31/14
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       94      66      88      66      89      66      90      67      93
TEMP          91 89 72 66 85 84 71 66 85 85 71 66 86 86 72 67 89 89
DEWPT         54 52 56 58 59 55 60 60 59 52 56 57 55 52 56 56 54 53
MIN/MAX RH         25      74      34      81      30      73      28      68      26
RH            29 28 57 74 41 37 68 81 41 32 59 73 35 31 57 68 30 29
PWIND DIR          SW       S      SW      SE      NE       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      20      30      20      20      20       5       5       0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-251000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
250 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE           08/24/14      MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14            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                 71          95          70          94          70
TEMP          97 93 81 77 74 71 82 91 95 91 80 75 72 70 81 90 94 90 79 75 72 70
DEWPT         53 50 53 57 57 58 57 55 55 55 57 59 59 59 57 55 54 52 53 54 55 56
MAX/MIN RH                   64          26          68          25          61
RH            23 23 38 50 55 64 43 30 26 30 46 58 64 68 44 31 26 27 41 49 56 61
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9 11 10 13 11  8 10 10 10 11  8  9  6  4  6  8 11 12 10 12 10  8
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     34 35 33 32 32 33 39 45 47 49 50 51 51 52 51 49 50 51 52 53 49 45
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.03        0.02        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         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
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     3     3     1     3     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       13 13 <1  1 <1 <1  3 13 15 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13 13 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    169163 12 17  6 <1 42175160156 <1 <1 <1 <1 14156188225  7 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 14 16 19 12  8 18 16 12 14  6  5  6  5 10 14 17 20 14 10  6  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           08/27 THU 08/28/14 FRI 08/29/14 SAT 08/30/14 SUN 08/31/14
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       93      66      88      66      88      65      90      67      93
TEMP          90 89 72 66 85 84 71 66 85 84 70 65 86 86 72 67 89 89
DEWPT         54 52 56 58 59 54 59 60 58 52 56 57 55 51 55 55 53 52
MIN/MAX RH         26      75      34      81      31      75      27      66      26
RH            31 28 57 75 42 36 67 81 40 33 61 75 35 30 55 66 29 28
PWIND DIR          SW       S      SW       N      NE       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20      20      30      20      10      20       5       5       0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS

$$

TXZ006-251000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
250 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE           08/24/14      MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14            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                 64          94          63          94          64
TEMP          95 90 76 71 67 64 77 90 94 89 75 70 66 63 77 89 94 89 76 70 67 64
DEWPT         48 45 48 51 52 53 52 51 52 52 54 56 57 58 56 55 54 52 53 55 55 55
MAX/MIN RH                   67          24          84          25          74
RH            20 21 37 49 59 67 42 26 24 28 48 61 73 84 48 32 26 28 46 59 67 74
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      11 12  8  8  5  5 11 13 13 14  9  9  5  5 10 12 13 13  9 10  9  8
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     29 29 28 28 29 31 33 35 43 51 58 64 57 51 51 50 53 55 56 57 54 51
POP 12HR                      0          20          20          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.04        0.09        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS IS IS       SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS IS IS       SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     3     3     2     4     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     2
MIX HGT       12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  4 11 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    144138 <1 <1 <1 <1 18163176154  4 <1 <1 <1 54165204228  4 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    13 13  5  6  5  5 12 14 14 16  8  6  5  4 14 17 19 23  9  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           08/27 THU 08/28/14 FRI 08/29/14 SAT 08/30/14 SUN 08/31/14
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       91      61      84      61      86      62      89      63      92
TEMP          87 86 67 61 80 80 66 61 82 82 67 62 85 85 68 63 87 87
DEWPT         54 53 56 58 57 52 56 55 52 49 51 52 51 47 52 53 51 45
MIN/MAX RH         28      89      34      81      29      70      24      70      21
RH            33 32 67 89 45 38 70 81 35 32 55 70 31 27 57 70 29 23
PWIND DIR          SW       S       N       N       N       W      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      20      20      10      10      10       5       5       0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-251000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
250 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

DATE           08/24/14      MON 08/25/14            TUE 08/26/14            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                 67          99          68          95          67
TEMP          97 92 79 74 70 67 81 94 99 94 80 75 71 68 79 91 95 90 78 73 70 67
DEWPT         52 48 52 56 56 57 55 53 54 54 56 58 58 59 58 57 56 54 55 55 56 56
MAX/MIN RH                   70          22          74          26          68
RH            22 22 39 54 61 70 41 25 22 26 44 56 65 74 48 32 27 30 46 53 61 68
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 10  9 10  8  9 13 13 12 12  9  8  6  5 10  9 13 13  9  9  9  8
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     30 30 31 32 31 29 30 31 41 50 52 53 51 49 50 51 54 57 59 61 56 51
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.03        0.09        0.02
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS IS IS IS       SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS                              IS IS IS IS IS IS       SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     3     3     2     4     4     4
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     2
MIX HGT       12 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 10 12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    174160  3  5  3 <1 20200179167 <1 <1 <1 <1  9170204230  4  8 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD    16 13  6 10  9  5 14 18 13 17  8  9  5  5 10 19 19 23  9 18  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           08/27 THU 08/28/14 FRI 08/29/14 SAT 08/30/14 SUN 08/31/14
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       93      64      87      64      88      64      91      66      94
TEMP          89 88 70 64 83 83 69 64 84 84 69 64 87 87 71 66 90 90
DEWPT         55 54 59 59 59 56 60 58 56 54 57 56 56 53 56 55 53 50
MIN/MAX RH         27      86      36      84      31      75      28      68      23
RH            32 31 70 86 44 40 73 82 38 36 66 75 35 31 59 68 28 26
PWIND DIR           S       S       W       N       N       W       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR           30      20      30      20      10      20       5       5       0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS SC SC 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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