Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41

000
FOUS54 KAMA 242015
PFWAMA

FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
315 PM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

TXZ012-251000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
315 PM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

DATE           09/24/14      THU 09/25/14            FRI 09/26/14            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                 58          80          55          81          55
TEMP          78 75 66 62 60 58 67 76 80 74 64 60 57 55 65 77 81 75 64 60 58 55
DEWPT         60 60 60 59 59 58 59 57 55 54 54 52 52 51 53 51 50 49 51 51 51 51
MAX/MIN RH                   93          47          83          36          83
RH            54 62 78 84 90 93 73 54 48 55 70 75 80 83 61 43 38 43 60 72 78 83
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9  8  8  6  8  6  9  8 10 11  9  9  8  6 10 12 13 12 11  9  9 10
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     58 58 56 54 55 55 58 60 59 58 56 53 51 49 41 32 30 27 29 31 36 40
POP 12HR                     30          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.07           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         NM SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT        8  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  6 10  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  6  7  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     90 60 <1 <1 <1 <1 12 30 67 72  4 <1 <1 <1 32 60 91 96  5  5 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 13  5  8  8  6 13  5  8 10  8  6  6  5 10 11 14 18 10 11 11  9
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           09/27 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14 WED 10/01/14
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       76      57      78      57      79      57      79      58      81
TEMP          72 71 61 57 74 73 61 57 75 73 61 57 75 74 62 58 77 77
DEWPT         53 51 53 52 54 51 52 52 53 51 55 53 52 50 49 48 40 40
MIN/MAX RH         42      90      38      86      42      81      36      72      30
RH            48 48 81 90 48 46 72 83 50 50 75 81 43 43 62 72 37 35
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

TXZ016-251000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
315 PM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

DATE           09/24/14      THU 09/25/14            FRI 09/26/14            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                 57          80          55          78          56
TEMP          78 73 65 61 59 57 66 76 80 74 64 60 57 55 64 74 78 73 64 60 58 56
DEWPT         57 61 62 59 57 57 60 59 56 58 58 56 55 54 54 53 50 50 52 51 51 50
MAX/MIN RH                   96          50         100          40          90
RH            49 66 84 90 90 96 74 56 50 64 84 90 96100 70 48 40 48 65 72 83 90
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       8  6  6  5  5  5  9  6  9  9  8  8  5  5  9 12 12 12  9  9  8  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     56 58 55 52 52 52 56 59 59 59 59 58 56 53 44 35 34 32 34 36 40 43
POP 12HR                     30          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.09           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT        8  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8  9  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  7  8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     60 60 <1 <1 <1 <1 26 48 51 42 <1 <1 <1 <1 27 65 90 83  4  5 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     9 17  4  5  6  5 14  6  6  8  5  5  5  4 10 11 13 17  9 11 10  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           09/27 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14 WED 10/01/14
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       75      56      77      54      78      54      79      55      79
TEMP          72 70 60 56 73 71 59 54 74 72 59 54 75 73 60 55 75 74
DEWPT         54 52 53 52 54 50 53 52 54 50 53 51 51 48 48 47 37 41
MIN/MAX RH         44      93      39      93      45      86      35      74      33
RH            53 50 83 93 51 47 80 88 54 51 84 86 41 41 62 74 39 39
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

TXZ008-251000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
315 PM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

DATE           09/24/14      THU 09/25/14            FRI 09/26/14            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          83          60          83          59
TEMP          79 80 70 67 64 62 70 79 83 77 68 65 62 60 69 79 83 77 68 64 61 59
DEWPT         60 59 60 60 60 60 60 58 55 54 55 54 53 52 53 51 50 50 52 52 52 52
MAX/MIN RH                   92          41          77          34          75
RH            52 58 76 84 87 92 67 47 42 48 65 72 75 77 55 39 34 41 57 65 71 75
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       6  9  8  6  5  5  6  9 10 10  9  8  6  6  8 12 13 12 11  9  6  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     56 56 55 53 52 51 54 56 56 55 53 51 51 51 43 35 32 28 29 30 34 38
POP 12HR                     30          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.05           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT       11  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 10  9  4 <1 <1 <1  2  7  8  7 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     63 83 <1 <1 <1 <1 28 62 70 85 66  5 <1 <1 22 72112117  6  5  4  5
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     6 12  5  6  6  5 16  8  8 11 17 10  5  4 12 12 16 20 12 11  9  9
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           09/27 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14 WED 10/01/14
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       79      61      81      61      82      61      82      62      83
TEMP          76 75 65 61 78 76 65 61 78 77 65 61 78 77 66 62 79 78
DEWPT         53 51 53 53 54 52 54 53 54 52 55 54 53 50 51 50 39 38
MIN/MAX RH         38      81      36      80      38      80      34      73      30
RH            43 43 73 81 45 43 70 77 45 45 73 80 40 40 61 73 36 34
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

TXZ008-251000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
315 PM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

DATE           09/24/14      THU 09/25/14            FRI 09/26/14            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          83          59          82          58
TEMP          79 79 69 66 63 61 70 79 83 77 68 64 61 59 68 78 82 76 67 63 60 58
DEWPT         59 60 60 59 59 59 59 57 54 54 55 54 53 52 53 51 50 50 51 52 52 52
MAX/MIN RH                   92          41          79          35          79
RH            50 59 75 81 86 92 68 48 42 49 66 73 76 79 57 40 35 42 59 67 74 79
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       5  9  8  6  6  6  8  9  9 10  9  9  6  6  8 12 13 13 12  9  8  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     56 56 55 53 52 51 54 56 56 55 54 52 52 51 43 34 31 28 29 30 34 38
POP 12HR                     30          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.05           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT       11  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 10  9  5 <1 <1 <1  2  7  8  7 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     63 84 <1 <1 <1 <1 30 63 70 77 68  4 <1 <1 15 72112111  6  5  4 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     6 13  5  5  6  5 17  8  8 10 17  9  5  4 11 12 16 19 12 11  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           09/27 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14 WED 10/01/14
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       78      61      80      61      81      60      82      61      82
TEMP          75 74 64 61 77 75 65 61 78 76 64 60 78 77 65 61 78 77
DEWPT         53 51 53 53 54 51 53 53 54 51 55 54 52 50 50 50 39 38
MIN/MAX RH         38      82      36      79      39      80      34      72      30
RH            45 43 74 82 45 43 68 79 47 46 74 80 40 39 60 72 36 34
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

TXZ006-251000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
315 PM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

DATE           09/24/14      THU 09/25/14            FRI 09/26/14            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                 56          83          54          82          53
TEMP          82 76 65 61 59 56 67 78 83 76 65 60 57 54 65 77 82 75 63 59 56 53
DEWPT         55 56 59 58 57 56 58 57 54 54 55 54 53 52 54 52 49 49 51 50 50 50
MAX/MIN RH                   92          42          90          36          83
RH            40 50 70 84 90 92 68 48 42 52 73 81 87 90 64 43 36 42 60 69 76 83
WIND DIR      SE SE  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  6  6  5  4  5  5  8  9 11  9  8  6  8  9 14 13 13 13 10  8  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     51 54 52 50 46 42 45 47 49 51 50 49 51 52 43 34 33 32 33 34 38 42
POP 12HR                     30          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     4     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  8  7  1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     31 51  4 <1 <1 <1 15 36 59 60  3 <1 <1 <1 22 87112119 18  6  4 <1
T WIND DIR    NE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     2  6  8  6  5  5 11  4  5  8  6  5  5  5 12 16 16 19 20 12  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           09/27 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14 WED 10/01/14
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       78      53      79      54      79      52      79      54      80
TEMP          74 72 58 53 75 73 59 54 75 72 57 52 74 73 59 54 76 74
DEWPT         51 50 52 50 52 50 51 50 51 49 51 50 48 44 46 45 37 37
MIN/MAX RH         36      92      35      83      38      83      30      77      29
RH            43 44 78 92 45 44 70 80 45 45 79 83 37 35 60 77 35 35
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SW       W      SE      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

OKZ002-251000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
315 PM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

DATE           09/24/14      THU 09/25/14            FRI 09/26/14            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                 60          85          58          84          56
TEMP          83 79 69 65 62 60 70 81 85 79 68 63 61 58 68 80 84 77 66 62 59 56
DEWPT         59 57 59 58 58 58 60 59 57 55 56 54 53 52 54 52 51 51 52 51 51 50
MAX/MIN RH                   92          40          79          34          78
RH            45 49 69 79 87 92 65 47 40 47 64 72 75 78 58 40 35 42 59 65 72 77
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  8  8  6  5  5  5  9 10 11  9  9  8  8 10 14 14 13 13 10  8 10
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     50 54 52 50 47 43 45 46 48 49 46 43 45 46 41 35 34 32 33 33 37 40
POP 12HR                     30          20          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.03           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     3     1     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT       12 11  5 <1 <1 <1  1 10 11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  8  8 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     23 32 77  4 <1 <1  9 60 84 90 <1 <1 <1 <1 17 98120128  6  6  5  5
T WIND DIR    NW  S SW  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     2  3 17  8  6  6 10  6  9 11  8  8  5  5 12 17 17 19 13 13 10 10
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           09/27 SUN 09/28/14 MON 09/29/14 TUE 09/30/14 WED 10/01/14
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       80      57      81      58      82      58      82      57      82
TEMP          76 74 62 57 77 75 63 58 78 76 63 58 78 76 62 57 78 76
DEWPT         53 51 52 52 53 51 52 51 52 50 53 51 51 49 49 48 44 38
MIN/MAX RH         37      87      35      78      35      83      33      82      29
RH            43 42 71 87 43 43 67 75 42 43 78 83 39 38 64 82 36 34
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW       E      SE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10      10      10      10       5       5

$$

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




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.