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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
345 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

TXZ012-261000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
345 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

DATE           05/25/15      TUE 05/26/15            WED 05/27/15            THU
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                 52          80          56          84          61
TEMP          69 68 60 56 53 52 65 75 80 77 66 61 58 56 69 79 84 81 71 66 63 61
DEWPT         49 47 52 52 51 49 53 54 53 51 55 55 56 53 60 58 50 54 58 59 61 59
MAX/MIN RH                   93          38          95          31          96
RH            48 48 74 86 93 88 65 49 39 40 69 80 93 92 74 49 31 40 65 78 93 93
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S SW SW  N NW NW SW  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 13 12 11  8  6  8  5  5  4  6  6  6  6  6 12 13 13 11 13 12 10
CLOUDS        SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     42 49 53 58 53 47 30 12 20 27 29 30 36 41 42 42 50 57 55 53 56 60
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.04        0.18
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                                     IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS                                     IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     4     4
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     4     4     3     3     4
MIX HGT        3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  7  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 13 10 <1 <1 <1  1
VENT RATE     39 30  4  7 <1 <1  7 10 35 20  2 <1  4  3  8138208190  6  6  8 17
T WIND DIR    SE  S SE SE  S SW NW NW  W  W NE SE SE SE  S SW  S  S SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 11  8 14 10  4  8  4  5  3  4  6  8  6  9 13 18 23 12 13 18 19
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           05/28 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15 MON 06/01/15
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      57      75      55      72      52      74      56      79
TEMP          75 75 62 57 71 73 59 55 69 70 56 52 70 72 60 56 75 77
DEWPT         60 58 58 57 60 58 56 54 55 53 51 49 53 53 55 55 59 55
MIN/MAX RH         51      99      56      97      53      92      48      95      46
RH            60 55 86 99 66 59 88 96 61 56 83 92 55 51 83 95 58 48
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N       N       W       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50      50      50      50      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ016-261000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
345 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

DATE           05/25/15      TUE 05/26/15            WED 05/27/15            THU
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                 52          81          55          85          60
TEMP          71 69 60 56 53 52 65 75 81 78 66 61 57 55 69 79 85 82 71 65 62 60
DEWPT         46 44 49 47 48 47 52 52 48 48 51 51 52 50 54 52 46 51 52 54 55 57
MAX/MIN RH                   85          32          85          25          89
RH            41 40 68 73 85 82 62 44 32 34 58 69 83 82 59 39 25 34 51 66 80 89
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SW  W  W  N NW  W SW SE SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 12  6  5  5  6  9  8  4  4  9  5  4  4  6 12 12 12  9 13 13 12
CLOUDS        SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     34 48 52 56 42 28 19  9 14 18 24 29 34 39 36 33 45 57 55 54 57 61
POP 12HR                     20           5           5          10          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.11
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS                                           SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS                                           SC SC IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     5     5     5     5     5
MIX HGT       11 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  6 10 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    165189 <1  5 <1  4  8 36 67 57  3 <1 <1 <1  9125182187 <1 <1  5  6
T WIND DIR    SW SW  S SW  W NW NW  W  W SW  E  E  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    17 20  6 11  6  8  9  6  8  6  5  5  5  5  6 11 16 19  6  8 10 12
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           05/28 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15 MON 06/01/15
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      56      78      53      72      51      75      55      81
TEMP          74 75 61 56 74 75 58 53 68 69 56 51 70 73 59 55 76 78
DEWPT         60 56 55 56 57 53 54 52 54 52 50 49 54 53 54 55 58 55
MIN/MAX RH         48      99      44      96      51      92      46      97      43
RH            61 53 81 99 56 46 84 96 62 54 81 92 56 48 82 97 55 44
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       E      NE      NE       W       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50      40      30      30      20      20      10       5      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-261000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
345 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

DATE           05/25/15      TUE 05/26/15            WED 05/27/15            THU
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                 54          81          58          85          64
TEMP          72 70 62 58 55 54 66 76 81 78 68 63 60 58 70 80 85 82 73 69 66 64
DEWPT         46 47 51 52 53 51 54 55 54 53 56 56 56 55 60 59 54 57 59 60 63 61
MAX/MIN RH                   93          40          92          35          93
RH            40 44 68 80 93 90 66 49 40 43 68 78 88 91 70 49 35 42 63 75 91 90
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S SW  N NE NE  S  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 13 11  9  4  4  5  6  6  4  5  5  4  4  4  9 12 11 11 12 11  9
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     47 53 55 57 53 50 40 29 30 30 31 31 38 45 46 46 51 56 54 52 54 57
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02           0        0.05        0.23
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS       IS IS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS       IS IS                   IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 3     3     1     3     1     1     1     3     4     4
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     3     4
MIX HGT        4  3 <1 <1  2  2  3  3  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 13 11 <1 <1  2  1
VENT RATE     77 28  3  3 17  3 15 15 12 18  2  3  3  4  6 21195209  6  8 36 16
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  E SE SE NE NE SW  S  E SE SE SE SE  S SW  S SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    25 12  5  5 12  2  6  5  2  3  4  5  6  8  6  8 17 21 12 18 26 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           05/28 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15 MON 06/01/15
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      60      77      57      73      54      76      58      81
TEMP          76 77 64 60 74 75 61 57 70 71 58 54 72 74 62 58 77 79
DEWPT         61 58 58 57 60 59 57 55 55 53 51 50 53 53 55 54 58 57
MIN/MAX RH         50      92      54      93      52      89      45      89      44
RH            59 52 81 92 62 58 87 93 61 54 79 89 52 48 77 89 53 46
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N       N       W       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <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 SC SC
POP 12HR           50      50      40      40      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-261000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
345 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

DATE           05/25/15      TUE 05/26/15            WED 05/27/15            THU
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                 54          80          57          85          63
TEMP          72 71 62 58 55 54 66 75 80 77 67 62 59 57 70 80 85 82 72 68 65 63
DEWPT         49 48 52 52 53 51 55 56 55 54 57 56 56 55 60 59 52 56 59 60 63 60
MAX/MIN RH                   93          40          93          33          94
RH            43 44 70 81 93 89 67 50 40 44 70 80 90 93 70 49 33 41 63 75 92 91
WIND DIR       S  S SE  S  S SW  N  N NE SW  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 13 12 10  5  3  6  6  6  3  5  5  5  4  4  9 12 11 11 13 11  9
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     46 53 55 57 53 48 38 27 28 29 30 31 38 44 45 47 51 55 54 52 55 58
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.05        0.21
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS IS IS                               IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS            IS IS IS IS                               IS IS SC SC IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 3     3     1     1     1     1     1     3     4     4
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     3     4
MIX HGT        4  3 <1 <1  1  1  2  3  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 14 11 <1 <1  1  1
VENT RATE     88 28  3  2 11  2 12 15 12 12  2  3  3  4  6 21203209  5  6 19 16
T WIND DIR    SE  S SE  E SE SE NE NE  W  S NE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    25 12  5  4 11  2  6  5  2  2  4  5  6  8  6  8 17 21 11 12 21 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           05/28 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15 MON 06/01/15
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      59      77      57      72      53      75      57      81
TEMP          76 77 63 59 73 74 61 57 69 70 57 53 71 73 61 57 76 79
DEWPT         61 58 57 57 60 59 57 55 55 53 51 50 53 53 55 55 59 57
MIN/MAX RH         50      94      55      95      53      90      46      91      45
RH            60 53 81 94 64 58 87 95 61 55 80 90 53 49 79 91 54 46
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N       N       W       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           50      50      40      40      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ006-261000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
345 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

DATE           05/25/15      TUE 05/26/15            WED 05/27/15            THU
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                 51          78          53          84          58
TEMP          73 70 60 56 53 51 63 73 78 75 64 58 55 53 67 78 84 81 69 64 60 58
DEWPT         46 44 48 48 49 48 51 52 50 50 52 52 52 52 56 53 47 48 50 53 54 55
MAX/MIN RH                   91          38          95          27          89
RH            38 40 65 76 87 91 65 48 38 42 67 79 90 95 66 42 27 31 52 68 82 89
WIND DIR       S  S SE SE  N  N  N NE  E SE  E  E  S SW SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 10  8  5  6  8 10  6  4  5  5  5  4  3  3  9 13 12  8 11 10  9
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     35 51 55 59 53 47 35 23 27 31 31 31 37 42 43 44 46 49 50 51 52 54
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.04        0.13
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS                                     IS IS SC SC       SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS                                     IS IS SC SC       SC
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     1     1     1     1     3     4     2
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     4     4     4     5     5     5
MIX HGT       10  4  2 <1 <1  1  2  7 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 14 12 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    160 64 14  3  6  9 18 21 38 18  3  2 <1  4  5 13216228 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  E NE NE  N  N  N NW SW SE SE SE SE SE  S SW  S  S  S SE  S
T WIND SPD    18 18 10  6  6 10 10  3  4  2  5  4  4  8  5  5 18 21  6  8  6 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           05/28 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15 MON 06/01/15
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      55      75      53      70      50      75      55      83
TEMP          74 75 60 55 71 72 58 53 67 68 54 50 70 73 59 55 78 80
DEWPT         59 55 54 54 57 53 52 51 51 50 48 47 51 52 52 52 56 53
MIN/MAX RH         47      97      48      93      48      91      45      90      37
RH            59 50 81 97 61 52 82 93 57 52 79 91 52 48 79 90 47 40
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       N       N       N      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      40      40      30      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-261000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
345 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

DATE           05/25/15      TUE 05/26/15            WED 05/27/15            THU
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                 53          78          55          84          62
TEMP          74 71 62 57 55 53 64 73 78 75 65 60 57 55 68 78 84 81 71 67 64 62
DEWPT         53 49 52 51 52 51 54 55 55 55 57 56 56 55 61 59 58 57 60 60 62 60
MAX/MIN RH                   94          45          98          41          96
RH            48 46 70 81 91 93 70 53 45 49 75 85 94 98 75 52 41 44 69 77 93 93
WIND DIR       S  S SE SE  N NE  N NE  E SE  E SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE  S  S SW
WIND SPD      11  9  8  4  3  4  8  6  4  5  4  5  4  3  4 10 11 11 10 11 12 12
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     43 57 58 59 55 51 41 31 33 35 33 31 41 51 50 48 53 59 56 53 52 51
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          40          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.03           0        0.08        0.24
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 3     3     1     3     1     1     3     4     4     4
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     5
MIX HGT       10  4  1  1 <1 <1  2  6  8  7  2 <1 <1 <1  1  5 10 10 <1  2  2  1
VENT RATE    190 66  7  7  2  1 10 24 14 35  9 <1 <1  4  6 75140158  6 38 30 20
T WIND DIR     S  S SE SE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  E SE  S  S
T WIND SPD    20 17  8  8  3  2  5  4  1  5  6  6  4  8  6 17 16 17 12 28 23 23
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           05/28 FRI 05/29/15 SAT 05/30/15 SUN 05/31/15 MON 06/01/15
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       81      58      77      56      68      51      75      55      83
TEMP          77 78 63 58 73 74 61 56 66 66 55 51 70 73 59 55 78 80
DEWPT         62 58 57 57 58 57 56 54 55 52 49 48 52 53 53 53 59 57
MIN/MAX RH         47      95      50      96      58      91      47      92      43
RH            59 50 80 95 60 55 86 95 68 60 82 91 53 50 80 92 53 47
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      NW       N       N       W       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      40      30      40      30      20      10      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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