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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
305 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

TXZ012-162200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
305 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN TEMP                 81          63          85          62          83
TEMP          63 61 69 78 81 77 70 67 65 63 72 81 85 80 70 67 64 62 71 79 83 79
DEWPT         58 59 59 60 60 60 60 61 61 61 61 61 60 60 60 60 59 59 59 60 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   49          93          43          90          46
RH            84 93 70 54 49 56 71 81 87 93 68 51 43 51 71 78 84 90 66 52 46 52
WIND DIR      NE  N  W SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  2  4  5  8 10 10  9  8  6  9 10 10 10  8  6  5  4  6  8 10 13
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     77 77 69 61 55 48 49 50 48 47 46 44 44 43 43 42 41 40 41 42 46 50
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0        0.01           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 3     3     1     1     3     3     1     1     3     3
HAINES 6HR              2     2     3     3     3     3     3     4     4     2
MIX HGT        1  1  2  6  8  7  2 <1 <1 <1  3  6  9  7  1 <1 <1 <1  3  8  9  6
VENT RATE      6  1 10 55 80 85 36  7  4 <1 51 60 54 70 11  4  3  3 18 75126108
T WIND DIR     N NE  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     6  1  5 11 11 14 20 14  8  6 19 11  6 11 12  8  5  5  8 11 16 20
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          FRI 09/19/14 SAT 09/20/14 SUN 09/21/14 MON 09/22/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       63      81      63      80      60      78      56      80
TEMP          67 63 78 77 67 63 77 76 64 60 75 73 60 56 76 75
DEWPT         61 62 61 59 59 60 59 57 57 56 55 53 54 55 54 53
MAX/MIN RH         97      47      90      47      87      43      96      39
RH            81 97 56 54 75 90 54 52 78 87 50 49 81 96 46 46
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           30      40      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ016-162200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
305 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN TEMP                 75          61          82          60          80
TEMP          61 59 66 72 75 72 66 64 62 61 70 78 82 77 68 64 62 60 68 77 80 76
DEWPT         59 59 59 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 59 59 60 61 61 62
MIN/MAX RH                   61          97          48          96          52
RH            93100 80 67 61 67 81 87 93 97 72 54 48 56 76 87 90 96 76 58 52 62
WIND DIR      NE  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  3  4  5  8 10  9  6  5  4  8 10 10 10  9  6  5  4  5  8 10 13
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     79 79 71 63 56 50 49 49 48 48 49 50 47 44 45 45 48 50 52 53 53 53
POP 12HR                     20          20          30          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.01        0.01        0.01        0.01
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 3     3     3     3     4     4     3     3     4     4
HAINES 6HR              2     2     3     3     2     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT        1  1  2  6  8  6  2 <1 <1 <1  3  7  8  4  1  1 <1 <1  2  8 10  5
VENT RATE      6  4 14 48 60 78 23  4  3 <1 40 63 64 53 11 12  6  2  8 72124 80
T WIND DIR     E  E  S SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SE  S
T WIND SPD     6  4  8  9  9 14 17  8  6  5 18 10  9 17 12 13 12  4  4 10 14 18
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          FRI 09/19/14 SAT 09/20/14 SUN 09/21/14 MON 09/22/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       62      80      61      78      59      75      56      78
TEMP          66 62 77 76 65 61 75 74 63 59 72 71 60 56 74 73
DEWPT         62 61 60 59 59 59 58 56 56 55 54 53 54 55 54 53
MAX/MIN RH        100      49      92      48      87      46      97      41
RH            87 97 56 56 80 92 55 53 78 87 53 54 82 97 49 49
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NE      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           40      40      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-162200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
305 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN TEMP                 84          66          88          64          87
TEMP          65 63 72 80 84 80 73 70 68 66 75 84 88 83 73 69 66 64 73 83 87 82
DEWPT         58 60 60 61 61 61 61 62 62 62 62 61 61 60 60 61 61 61 61 61 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   47          87          40          90          40
RH            79 91 67 52 47 53 67 77 81 87 64 47 42 47 65 76 84 90 66 48 40 47
WIND DIR      NE NE SE SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  2  4  6  8  9  9  9  9  8 10 12  9  5  6  8  6  5  6  8 10 12
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     76 74 65 56 51 45 47 50 47 44 41 39 38 38 38 39 36 33 34 35 38 41
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT        2  2  2  5  7  7  1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  9  8  2  1 <1 <1  2  7 10  7
VENT RATE      8  3 10 50 97 91 17  5  4  4 36 66 52 56 23 12  4 <1 18 77140112
T WIND DIR    NE  E  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     5  2  5 12 14 14 19 10  9  8 20 12  6  8 17 13  8  5 10 12 16 18
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          FRI 09/19/14 SAT 09/20/14 SUN 09/21/14 MON 09/22/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       65      85      65      82      60      79      57      81
TEMP          69 65 82 81 69 65 79 77 64 60 76 74 61 57 77 76
DEWPT         61 62 61 61 62 63 61 59 59 58 56 55 56 57 55 53
MAX/MIN RH         89      45      93      47      93      43      99      39
RH            75 89 50 51 78 93 54 54 84 93 49 50 83 99 46 44
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W      NE      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      40      30      30      30      20       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-162200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
305 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN TEMP                 82          66          86          64          86
TEMP          64 62 70 79 82 79 72 69 67 66 74 83 86 81 72 68 66 64 73 82 86 81
DEWPT         58 60 60 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60
MIN/MAX RH                   49          86          42          87          42
RH            82 93 70 54 49 54 68 77 82 86 65 48 42 49 66 76 81 87 64 47 42 49
WIND DIR      NE NE SE SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  1  4  6  8  9  9  9  9  8 10 12  9  5  8  9  8  5  6  8 10 12
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     76 73 64 55 50 45 47 49 46 44 42 40 39 39 39 40 37 34 36 38 42 45
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     4     4     3     4     4     3
MIX HGT        2  1  2  5  7  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  9  8  2 <1 <1 <1  2  7 10  7
VENT RATE      8  1 10 50 91 91  8  6  4  4 36 66 51 56 23  7  4 <1 20 70140112
T WIND DIR    NE  E  S SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     5  1  5 12 14 14 18 12  9  8 20 12  6  8 17 14  8  5 11 11 16 18
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          FRI 09/19/14 SAT 09/20/14 SUN 09/21/14 MON 09/22/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       65      84      64      81      60      79      58      81
TEMP          69 65 81 80 68 64 78 76 64 60 76 74 62 58 77 76
DEWPT         61 62 61 60 61 62 61 59 58 57 56 54 56 57 55 53
MAX/MIN RH         90      44      93      48      91      43      95      39
RH            76 90 51 51 78 93 55 55 82 91 50 50 80 95 47 45
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W      NE      NE       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           30      40      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ006-162200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
305 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN TEMP                 82          60          86          60          83
TEMP          60 58 68 78 82 77 68 64 62 60 71 82 86 81 70 65 62 60 69 79 83 78
DEWPT         57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 57 56 56 57 57 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   42          90          38          87          43
RH            90 96 68 48 42 49 68 77 84 90 62 43 38 44 64 75 81 87 66 47 43 50
WIND DIR      SE  S  S SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  4  8 11 10 10 10  9  9  8 10 11  9  6  6  6  5  4  8 10 10 11
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     78 75 63 50 46 43 44 45 41 38 39 41 38 35 36 36 34 32 36 39 44 49
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS                                     IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS                                     IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT        1  1  2  5  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6 10  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7 10  8
VENT RATE      1  7 24 72 80 75 <1  5  4 <1 23 42 40 45  6  4  3 <1 15 77133128
T WIND DIR    SE  S SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SE  S SW SW SW SW  W  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     1  8 13 18 16 17  6 10  9  9 17  8  4  6 12  8  6  5 11 12 16 18
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          FRI 09/19/14 SAT 09/20/14 SUN 09/21/14 MON 09/22/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       62      84      61      80      57      78      57      77
TEMP          66 62 80 79 66 61 77 75 62 57 74 73 61 57 74 72
DEWPT         59 60 59 58 58 57 56 54 54 53 51 49 51 53 51 49
MAX/MIN RH         93      42      87      42      87      37      86      39
RH            78 93 49 49 76 87 48 48 75 87 44 43 71 86 45 44
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       N      NE       E      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           30      40      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

OKZ002-162200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
305 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

DATE             TUE 09/16/14            WED 09/17/14            THU 09/18/14
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN TEMP                 85          63          89          63          89
TEMP          61 59 70 81 85 80 71 67 65 63 74 85 89 84 73 68 65 63 74 85 89 84
DEWPT         58 58 58 59 59 59 59 59 59 59 59 59 58 58 58 58 58 58 58 58 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   42          86          35          84          36
RH            90 96 67 48 42 49 66 74 80 86 59 42 35 42 60 70 78 84 57 40 36 42
WIND DIR       E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  4  8 11 11 11 10  9  8  6  8  9  8  6  6  5  5  5  8 10 11 12
CLOUDS        B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     76 73 63 53 48 43 42 41 38 34 32 30 32 33 34 35 30 25 26 27 30 32
POP 12HR                     10          10          10           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                                   SC
TSTMS                                                                        SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     4     4     4     4     4     5     5
MIX HGT        2  1  2  5  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  7 11  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  8 10  8
VENT RATE      8  6 22 68 96 80 <1  5 <1 <1 14 32 44 49 <1 <1 <1 <1  8104150135
T WIND DIR    SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     5  6 12 17 18 18  6 10  8  8 14  4  4  8  5  5  6  5  9 14 17 20
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          FRI 09/19/14 SAT 09/20/14 SUN 09/21/14 MON 09/22/14
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX TEMP       65      86      65      82      58      80      58      80
TEMP          70 65 82 81 69 65 79 77 63 58 76 75 62 58 76 75
DEWPT         59 61 60 59 59 59 58 57 56 54 53 52 53 53 52 51
MAX/MIN RH         87      40      81      43      86      38      83      36
RH            69 87 47 47 70 81 49 50 77 86 45 45 72 83 43 43
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      NW      NE      NE      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      30      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC 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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