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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
331 PM CST Fri Nov 10 2017

TXZ012-111000-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
331 PM CST Fri Nov 10 2017

Date           11/10/17      Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 47          75          40          59          42
Temp             56 52 50 49 47 54 69 75 62 52 47 44 40 45 55 59 53 48 45 44 42
DewPt            45 45 46 47 47 47 45 42 38 40 40 40 39 39 38 36 38 40 41 43 42
Max/Min RH                  100          30          96          42         100
RH               66 77 86 93100 77 42 31 41 63 76 86 96 79 53 42 57 74 86 96100
Wind Dir          S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd         16 18 17 14 13 13 13 12  6  8  9 11 11 12 11  9  8  5  5  8  8
Clouds           B1 B1 OV B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        52 64 90 64 51 39 31 22  9 27 35 47 59 45 31 27 40 59 76 67 80
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              3     2     5     5     4     3     4     4     4     5
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1  1  1
Vent Rate        10 10 10  8  8  8 15 52 <1 <1 <1  6  6  6  7 12  2  4  5 11 12
T Wind Dir        S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  N NE NE  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S
T Wind Spd       21 23 21 18 17 17 11 14  4 10 11 13 13 12  8  6  4  8 11 12 13
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           11/13/17  Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     66      49    76      45    64      42    72      40    66
Temp          61 60 52   49 71 64 51   45 60 56 46   42 66 60 46   40 61 55
DewPt         47 48 49   49 48 42 40   39 40 39 39   36 32 29 28   24 22 23
Min/Max RH       52     100    33      79    41      79    22      52    19
RH            60 64 89  100 44 45 66   79 47 53 76   79 28 31 49   52 22 29
PWind Dir         S      SW    SW       W    NE       S    SW      NW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-111000-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
331 PM CST Fri Nov 10 2017

Date           11/10/17      Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 46          77          38          60          40
Temp             58 53 50 48 46 54 71 77 62 52 46 42 38 44 56 60 52 47 44 42 40
DewPt            46 45 45 46 46 45 43 40 35 36 35 37 37 38 38 36 38 38 40 41 40
Max/Min RH                  100          26          96          42         100
RH               63 74 83 93100 71 36 26 36 54 65 82 96 79 51 42 59 71 86 96100
Wind Dir          S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd         13 13 13 13 12 12 13 16  8  6  6 10 12 13 12  9  6  5  5  6  8
Clouds           FW SC B2 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        23 30 73 30 36 39 34 27 17 30 36 37 53 40 31 27 35 57 70 76 83
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     5     5     5     3     4     4     5     5
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2  1  2  1  2  1
Vent Rate         6  7  7  9  6 <1 20 60 <1 <1 <1  7  5  6  7 16  7 12  8 17 12
T Wind Dir        S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W SW SW  N NE  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S SW
T Wind Spd       13 16 14 19 13 12 14 19  6  5  6 16 11 12  8  9  8  9  9 12 13
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           11/13/17  Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     67      48    76      43    65      42    72      39    66
Temp          62 60 52   48 70 63 50   43 61 56 47   42 66 59 46   39 61 55
DewPt         47 48 49   48 46 39 38   34 37 37 38   34 31 28 26   23 22 22
Min/Max RH       50     100    29      73    35      73    21      52    18
RH            59 66 89  100 42 40 63   70 41 48 71   73 27 30 45   52 22 27
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW       W    NE       S     W       W     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B2 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-111000-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
331 PM CST Fri Nov 10 2017

Date           11/10/17      Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 49          73          44          60          44
Temp             58 54 52 51 49 55 68 73 62 54 50 47 44 48 57 60 54 50 47 46 44
DewPt            45 46 46 47 46 47 45 42 41 41 41 40 39 39 37 36 38 39 40 42 42
Max/Min RH                   91          33          84          41          96
RH               62 73 80 87 90 74 43 33 46 61 72 77 84 72 48 41 55 67 77 86 93
Wind Dir          S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd         12 13 14 13 10 11 10  9  6  8  6  8  8  9  9  8  5  5  4  5  6
Clouds           B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        69 85100 85 60 41 32 21  6 27 34 52 58 42 29 25 37 55 75 66 76
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           5          10
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     5     5     3     3     3     5     5     5
Mix Hgt           1  1  1  1  1  1  2  3 <1 <1 <1  1  1  1  2  3  1 <1 <1 <1  1
Vent Rate        18 17 18 17 16 14 21 18 <1  5  5  9 10  8  9 18  8  3  4  5 12
T Wind Dir        S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N NE  E  E  E  S  S  S
T Wind Spd       20 19 20 19 18 16 11  6  8 10  9 10 11  9  6  8  9  5  8 10 13
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           11/13/17  Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     67      52    77      48    65      45    73      42    66
Temp          62 61 55   52 72 66 54   48 62 57 49   45 67 61 48   42 61 55
DewPt         46 48 50   49 48 42 41   39 37 38 40   37 33 30 27   25 22 22
Min/Max RH       47      91    32      72    37      74    22      50    18
RH            56 62 83   91 42 42 61   72 40 48 70   73 28 31 45   50 22 27
PWind Dir         S      SW    SW       W    NE       S    SW      NW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-111000-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
331 PM CST Fri Nov 10 2017

Date           11/10/17      Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 48          73          42          59          43
Temp             58 54 51 50 48 55 68 73 61 53 48 45 42 46 56 59 53 49 46 45 43
DewPt            45 45 46 47 47 47 45 41 40 40 40 40 40 39 38 36 38 39 41 42 42
Max/Min RH                   95          32          93          42         100
RH               64 73 83 90 95 74 44 32 47 63 75 83 93 75 52 42 57 68 82 89 96
Wind Dir          S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd         13 14 16 13 12 12 10  9  6  9  8  8  9 10  9  8  5  5  4  5  6
Clouds           B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW SC B1 B2 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        64 80100 80 58 40 31 21  7 27 34 51 57 42 29 25 37 55 74 67 77
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
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     5     5     3     3     3     5     5     5
Mix Hgt           1 <1  1  1  1  1  2  3 <1 <1 <1  1  1  1  2  3 <1 <1 <1  1  1
Vent Rate        18  8 18 17 16 14 18 21 <1  5  6 10 10  8 11 18  3  3  2  9 12
T Wind Dir        S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N NE  E  E  E SE  S  S
T Wind Spd       20 18 20 19 18 16 13  8  8 10 12 11 11  9  8  8  5  5  4 10 13
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           11/13/17  Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     66      51    76      47    64      45    72      42    66
Temp          61 60 54   51 71 65 53   47 61 57 49   45 67 61 48   42 61 55
DewPt         47 48 50   49 48 42 40   39 38 37 39   36 33 30 28   24 23 22
Min/Max RH       50      93    33      74    38      73    23      48    19
RH            59 64 86   93 44 42 61   74 42 48 70   72 28 31 46   48 23 27
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW       W    NE       S    SW      NW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-111000-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
331 PM CST Fri Nov 10 2017

Date           11/10/17      Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 44          73          38          60          39
Temp             57 51 48 46 44 52 67 73 60 50 45 42 38 44 56 60 52 46 43 41 39
DewPt            47 45 44 44 43 43 39 36 36 37 38 37 35 34 33 32 35 35 36 38 39
Max/Min RH                   96          26          89          35         100
RH               70 80 86 93 96 71 36 26 41 61 75 82 89 68 42 35 52 66 76 89100
Wind Dir          S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW  E NE  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd         11 13 11 11  8  6  8  9  6  9  8  9 10 12  9  9  6  6  5  6  8
Clouds           SC SC B2 SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        30 37 72 37 38 36 32 22 11 25 32 39 47 32 23 19 27 52 66 70 79
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     3     2     2     5     5     5
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  1
Vent Rate         5  6 <1  6 <1 <1 27 27 <1 <1  4  4  4  5 25 24  3  3 <1  4 14
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  E NE NE  N  N  N NE SE SE  S  S  S SW
T Wind Spd       10 12 12 12 11  9 10  5  6 10  8  8  8 11 11  9  5  5  4  8 16
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           11/13/17  Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     68      44    77      41    63      39    72      37    65
Temp          62 59 49   44 70 63 48   41 59 54 44   39 65 59 44   37 59 53
DewPt         44 45 46   42 39 35 31   33 33 35 36   32 30 28 25   23 22 23
Min/Max RH       41      92    24      73    33      76    21      56    20
RH            52 61 88   91 32 35 51   73 37 47 72   76 27 31 47   56 24 31
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW      NW    NE       S    SW       W    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-111000-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
331 PM CST Fri Nov 10 2017

Date           11/10/17      Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 42          66          37          57          39
Temp             51 47 45 44 42 48 61 66 55 47 43 40 37 42 53 57 50 45 43 41 39
DewPt            45 44 45 44 41 42 42 41 40 39 40 38 37 35 36 36 37 38 39 39 39
Max/Min RH                  100          40          99          45         100
RH               79 89 99100 96 79 50 40 58 74 88 92 99 75 52 45 61 76 86 92100
Wind Dir         SE  S  S  S SW  W NW  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  E  E SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd         11 12 13 12  6  6  8  9  6  6  6  6  8 10  8  6  6  5  5  6  8
Clouds           B1 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2
Clouds(%)        62 76 92 76 57 41 33 23  7 28 32 51 49 35 22 18 30 45 58 68 72
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
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     5     5     5     4     2     2     3     4     5
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1  6  8  5  6  4  8 <1 <1  4  3  4  3  4  8  3  3  4  6  6
T Wind Dir       SE  S  S SW SW NW NW NW  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  E SE SE  S  S  S
T Wind Spd        8 10 12 18 11  6  4  5  6  6  9  5  8  6  4  5  6  6  9 12 13
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           11/13/17  Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     66      45    74      41    61      39    69      37    64
Temp          61 58 49   45 68 61 48   41 57 53 43   39 63 57 43   37 59 53
DewPt         46 46 47   43 41 39 36   35 34 34 37   34 34 30 26   24 24 23
Min/Max RH       47      92    29      79    36      82    25      59    21
RH            58 64 91   92 37 44 63   79 41 48 79   82 34 35 51   59 26 31
PWind Dir         S       S    SW      NW    NE       S    SW      NW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       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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