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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
344 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

TXZ012-251000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
344 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

DATE           08/24/16      THU 08/25/16            FRI 08/26/16            SAT
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                 63          82          62          83          64
TEMP          87 84 73 68 65 63 72 79 82 79 70 66 64 62 72 80 83 80 72 68 66 64
DEWPT         58 59 60 61 61 61 62 62 60 61 62 62 60 60 60 60 57 58 58 60 59 60
MAX/MIN RH                   93          49          97          41          90
RH            38 43 64 78 87 93 71 56 47 54 76 87 87 93 66 51 41 47 61 76 78 87
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  W NE  N  N SE  E  E  E NE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 13 10  6  8  6  6  6  8  9  6  8  8  4  8  9 10 12 10  9  9  9
CLOUDS        B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     59 73 72 80 89 86 76 83 79 84 83 85 76 75 56 62 58 57 48 42 37 35
POP 12HR                     50          50          50          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.16        0.23        0.37        0.06           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             SC
LAL 6HR                 4     4     4     4     4     4     3     3     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       10  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5  8  8 <1  2  1  1  2  3  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    200100 <1 <1  5  1 13 30 32 24  5 23 11  9  9  5 39 50 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W SW  E NE NE NE NE NE  E  S  S SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    23 23  9  8 10  2  5  6  4  3 10 17 12 10  6  2  8 11  6  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           08/27 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16 TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16
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      62      85      62      82      62      83      62      86
TEMP          84 84 68 62 82 82 67 62 79 79 66 62 80 80 67 62 83 82
DEWPT         60 59 61 60 62 61 62 61 63 62 62 60 61 60 61 60 61 60
MIN/MAX RH         42      93      43      97      45      90      44      90      36
RH            44 43 78 93 51 49 84 97 58 56 87 93 52 51 81 93 47 47
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      30      40      40      40      40      30       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ016-251000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
344 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

DATE           08/24/16      THU 08/25/16            FRI 08/26/16            SAT
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                 61          81          61          84          62
TEMP          87 83 71 67 64 61 70 78 81 78 69 65 63 61 72 81 84 81 71 67 64 62
DEWPT         56 57 58 59 59 60 61 60 59 60 61 61 59 59 60 59 55 56 56 58 57 58
MAX/MIN RH                   96          45          93          34          93
RH            35 41 63 77 86 97 73 54 47 54 76 87 87 93 66 47 37 42 59 73 78 87
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  N  N NE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD      13 14 10  6  8  5  8  6  8  9  6  4  6  4  8  9 11 12 10  9  9  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     62 68 71 78 79 68 63 73 60 73 73 81 75 77 57 59 60 51 38 42 36 38
POP 12HR                     50          40          50          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.22        0.32        0.05           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     3     4     4     4     3     3     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       12  8  1 <1 <1 <1  3  5  7  7 <1  2  2  2  2  3 11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    216165 15  5  4  1 20 45 21 26  3 24 18 15  9  6158108  3 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S NW  N  N  N NE  N NE NE NE NE SW  S  S  S  S SW  S
T WIND SPD    20 25 17 10  9  2  9 10  3  4  6 18 13 11  6  2 17 13  6  5  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 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16 TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16
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      60      85      60      82      60      84      60      85
TEMP          83 82 66 60 82 82 66 60 79 79 65 60 81 81 65 60 82 81
DEWPT         57 56 59 58 58 57 60 59 61 60 60 58 59 57 59 58 59 57
MIN/MAX RH         38      93      38     100      40      95      38      93      34
RH            41 41 78 93 44 43 80 96 54 52 86 95 47 44 80 93 46 43
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      30      40      40      30      20       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-251000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
344 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

DATE           08/24/16      THU 08/25/16            FRI 08/26/16            SAT
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          86          64          86          66
TEMP          89 86 75 70 67 65 75 83 86 83 73 69 66 64 74 83 86 83 74 70 68 66
DEWPT         58 60 61 62 62 62 63 62 60 61 62 63 62 61 61 61 57 58 59 61 60 60
MAX/MIN RH                   90          48          93          38          85
RH            35 41 62 75 83 89 67 50 43 48 70 80 87 90 64 47 38 44 60 73 76 84
WIND DIR       S  S  S  W NW  N NW NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 12 10  8  6  5  8  6  6  8  6  6  6  4  5  8 10 11 10  9  8  8
CLOUDS        SC B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     45 70 76 84 91 88 82 84 79 84 84 84 75 76 59 62 55 55 47 41 38 32
POP 12HR                     50          50          50          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.19        0.52        0.05        0.01
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             SC
LAL 6HR                 4     4     4     4     4     4     2     2     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       12  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  6  9  8  2  2  2  1  2  3  3  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    207158  4 <1 <1  2 15 28 42 45 26 22 18 13  8  8  9 40  3 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW SW NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  S  S  E SE SE  S
T WIND SPD    20 24 10  9  5  3  6  5  4  6 19 16 13 10  5  3  3  9  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           08/27 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16 TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16
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       90      65      88      65      85      65      86      65      89
TEMP          87 87 71 65 85 85 70 65 82 82 69 65 83 83 70 65 86 85
DEWPT         60 60 63 62 62 61 64 63 64 62 64 62 62 60 63 62 61 59
MIN/MAX RH         37      90      41      93      43      90      39      88      34
RH            40 40 76 90 47 46 81 93 54 50 83 90 48 45 78 90 43 41
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      40      30      40      40      30      20       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-251000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
344 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

DATE           08/24/16      THU 08/25/16            FRI 08/26/16            SAT
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          85          64          85          65
TEMP          89 86 74 70 67 64 74 82 85 82 72 69 66 64 74 82 85 82 73 69 67 65
DEWPT         59 60 61 62 62 61 62 62 61 61 62 63 62 61 61 61 57 58 59 61 60 60
MAX/MIN RH                   90          49          93          39          87
RH            36 41 64 76 83 90 66 51 45 50 71 80 87 90 64 49 39 44 62 75 77 84
WIND DIR       S  S  S  W NW  N  N NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 11 10  8  6  5  8  6  8  8  6  6  6  4  5  9 10 11 10 10  9  8
CLOUDS        SC B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     48 70 75 84 92 87 79 83 78 83 82 84 75 77 59 63 56 56 47 40 38 32
POP 12HR                     50          50          50          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.18        0.19        0.48        0.05        0.01
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             SC
LAL 6HR                 4     4     4     4     4     4     2     2     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       12  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5  9  8  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    207158  5  4  2  2 14 32 26 45 26 23 17 14  8  5 13 45  3 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW SW NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  S  S  E SE SE  S
T WIND SPD    20 24 10  9  4  3  5  6  3  6 19 17 12 10  5  2  4 11  5  5  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 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16 TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16
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       90      65      87      65      85      64      86      65      88
TEMP          87 87 71 65 84 84 70 65 82 82 69 64 83 83 70 65 85 84
DEWPT         60 60 62 61 63 62 64 62 64 62 63 62 62 60 63 61 62 59
MIN/MAX RH         38      87      41      94      43      90      40      88      35
RH            41 40 74 87 49 47 82 92 55 51 81 93 50 46 79 88 46 43
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      40      30      40      40      40      20       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ006-251000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
344 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

DATE           08/24/16      THU 08/25/16            FRI 08/26/16            SAT
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                 61          82          61          84          61
TEMP          88 84 72 67 64 61 71 79 82 79 69 66 63 61 72 81 84 81 70 66 63 61
DEWPT         52 55 58 59 58 58 58 58 58 59 60 60 59 59 59 58 55 56 56 58 57 56
MAX/MIN RH                   89          54          95          37          89
RH            29 37 61 75 81 89 64 50 45 50 74 81 88 92 65 46 37 43 61 73 80 83
WIND DIR       S SE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD      11 11 11 10  9  9 11 10 10  9  6  6  5  5  6 10 11 13 11 10 10  9
CLOUDS        SC B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     43 79 86 86 95 87 81 83 74 74 64 80 82 84 67 64 62 49 43 43 37 34
POP 12HR                     60          40          50          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.13        0.32        0.03           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     4     4     4     4     2     2     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       12 10 <1 <1  1  1  3  4  7  6  2  1  1  1  1  2  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    180171  5  3 13 13 41 56 65 61 21 13 10  8  5  8 39 70 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N SE  S  S SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    17 20 11  5 14 14 18 16 11 12 16 14 11  8  5  4 10 16  5  5  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 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16 TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16
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      61      87      60      84      60      85      60      88
TEMP          85 85 67 61 83 83 66 60 81 81 65 60 82 82 66 60 84 83
DEWPT         56 54 58 57 57 55 60 59 60 58 59 58 57 54 58 57 57 54
MIN/MAX RH         33      90      34      96      36      93      33      90      30
RH            37 35 72 87 41 38 80 96 48 46 81 93 43 38 75 90 40 37
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      20      30      30      20      20       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-251000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
344 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

DATE           08/24/16      THU 08/25/16            FRI 08/26/16            SAT
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                 62          84          63          85          65
TEMP          90 86 73 68 65 62 72 81 84 81 71 68 65 63 73 82 85 82 73 69 67 65
DEWPT         56 57 59 60 60 60 61 60 60 60 61 62 61 61 61 61 57 59 59 60 59 59
MAX/MIN RH                   92          54         100          39          88
RH            33 38 62 76 83 92 67 50 44 49 71 81 87 93 66 49 39 46 63 73 76 82
WIND DIR      SW  W NE NW NW  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      10 10 10  9 10  9 11 10  9  9  6  5  5  4  5 10 12 13 11 10 10  9
CLOUDS        SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     42 79 85 91 93 94 91 92 88 75 78 83 75 83 70 71 57 53 50 54 41 35
POP 12HR                     50          40          40          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.13        0.48           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     3     4     4     4     2     2     2     2
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       11  2 <1 <1  1  1  3  4  7  4  2  2  2  2  2  3  4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    165 23 <1 <1 11 11 38 48 56 52 18 15 12 11  8  8 21 35 <1 <1  3  5
T WIND DIR    SW  S SE SW NW NW  N  N NE NE  N NE NE NE  N  E  S  S SE SE SE  S
T WIND SPD    17 12  8  6 12 12 17 13  9 16 13 11  9  8  4  3  6 11  5  3  5 11
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 SUN 08/28/16 MON 08/29/16 TUE 08/30/16 WED 08/31/16
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      63      88      63      86      63      88      63      90
TEMP          87 87 69 63 85 85 69 63 83 83 68 63 85 85 69 63 86 85
DEWPT         59 58 61 60 60 59 62 61 62 61 63 61 61 58 62 60 60 57
MIN/MAX RH         35      92      38      97      39      91      35      90      33
RH            39 38 76 90 43 41 78 93 49 47 83 93 45 40 79 90 42 39
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      30      20      30      30      30      20       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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