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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
456 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

TXZ012-282200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
456 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Date             Wed 06/28/17            Thu 06/29/17            Fri 06/30/17
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                 97          69         101          65          85
Temp             70 80 90 96 95 81 75 72 70 83 96101 98 82 74 68 65 73 80 85 83
DewPt            59 59 57 52 51 53 53 56 56 55 43 33 36 37 46 51 56 57 56 51 54
Min/Max RH                   21          63           9          73          31
RH               68 49 33 23 23 38 46 57 61 38 16  9 12 20 37 54 73 57 44 31 37
Wind Dir          S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW  S  S NE  N  N  N NE NE NE
Wind Spd         18 19 14 14 17 17 17 16 14 14 11 13 14 11 16 14 18 17 14 13 13
Clouds           SC FW CL FW SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)        31  9  3  7 26 17 10  1  0  0  0  0  2  6 19 29 46 26 35 11 34
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
Mix Hgt          <1  3  5  7  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 14 16 15 <1 <1 <1  2  2  2  3  4
Vent Rate        10 60105126179 12  8  8  6 14149233270 <1 <1  6 36 44 34 42 42
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  N  N NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       23 27 24 20 24 27 18 17 13 16 12 17 20  9  9 12 27 25 19 16 13
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sat 07/01/17 Sun 07/02/17 Mon 07/03/17 Tue 07/04/17
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      88      67      95      70      96      68      94
Temp          68 63 83 85 70 68 90 92 75 71 90 93 74 69 89 89
DewPt         56 60 58 56 59 60 55 50 54 56 52 48 54 57 55 50
Max/Min RH         90      35      78      23      61      20      68      24
RH            65 90 43 37 68 76 31 24 48 59 27 22 50 66 32 26
PWind Dir           E      SE       S      SW      SW      SW       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC
PoP 12HR           20      20      30      10       5       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs    IS IS IS IS SC SC
Tstms         IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ016-282200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
456 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Date             Wed 06/28/17            Thu 06/29/17            Fri 06/30/17
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                 98          63         100          61          86
Temp             68 81 92 97 96 80 72 68 64 83 96 99 97 80 71 65 61 73 80 85 85
DewPt            58 60 52 38 36 42 51 55 52 47 33 29 28 34 38 47 52 54 53 50 52
Min/Max RH                   12          70           8          74          30
RH               70 48 26 13 12 26 48 64 65 29 11  8  9 19 30 53 74 52 39 30 32
Wind Dir         SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W  W  W SW SW  N  N  N NE NE NE  E
Wind Spd         17 18 12 12 13 11 13 13 11 12 10 13 13  8 14 20 20 18 14 11 11
Clouds           FW FW CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)        24 12  5  7 17 12  5  2  1  2  1  2  4  9 15 20 41 21 26  7 30
PoP 12HR                      5           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6
Mix Hgt          <1  2  5 16 16 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 14 15 14 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  3  3
Vent Rate        10 46 77233264 <1  8  7 <1 12176247243 <1 <1 10  9 40 48 42 39
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW  W SW  S  S  S SW  W  W  W  W SW SW  N  N NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       23 26 19 17 19 11 17 16 12 13 14 19 20  8  8 21 19 23 21 16 14
RFTI              0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


Date          Sat 07/01/17 Sun 07/02/17 Mon 07/03/17 Tue 07/04/17
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      89      64      95      66      96      65      94
Temp          69 64 85 87 70 65 90 92 72 66 91 94 73 65 90 91
DewPt         54 58 57 52 53 56 51 46 51 54 48 41 50 53 51 48
Max/Min RH         83      29      75      19      65      16      65      22
RH            60 81 38 30 56 74 27 21 48 65 23 16 44 65 26 23
PWind Dir           E       S       S      SW      SW      SW       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW SC
PoP 12HR           10      20      30      20       5       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs          IS IS SC SC IS IS
Tstms               IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-282200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
456 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Date             Wed 06/28/17            Thu 06/29/17            Fri 06/30/17
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                 99          72         104          67          87
Temp             72 82 92 98 97 85 79 76 72 84 97103101 85 76 71 67 75 82 86 85
DewPt            60 60 57 52 51 54 55 57 57 55 46 35 38 39 51 54 57 57 55 51 55
Min/Max RH                   20          59          10          69          30
RH               67 48 31 21 22 35 44 53 59 37 18 10 11 20 41 54 69 54 41 30 36
Wind Dir          S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SE NE  N NE  N NE NE  E
Wind Spd         13 16 13 13 16 16 18 13 12 13  8 12 12 12 14 14 14 17 13 11 12
Clouds           SC FW CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)        31  8  2  2  4  8 12  5  0  0  0  0  3 17 26 43 53 28 34 15 28
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     4     6
Mix Hgt          <1  3  6  7  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7 16 15 <1 <1  1  2  2  3  5  5
Vent Rate        10 81132162184 22 12  7  5 24 65256285 <1 <1 19 44 36 45 61 59
T Wind Dir        S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW  S  N  N NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       23 31 27 25 26 26 26 16 11 17 10 18 21  6  8 21 25 20 17 14 14
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sat 07/01/17 Sun 07/02/17 Mon 07/03/17 Tue 07/04/17
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       64      90      69      98      73      98      70      96
Temp          70 64 84 88 73 70 93 96 78 73 93 96 76 70 91 93
DewPt         57 60 58 57 61 62 56 50 55 57 53 52 56 59 56 54
Max/Min RH         86      33      78      21      57      21      68      25
RH            63 86 41 35 65 76 29 21 45 57 26 23 49 68 31 27
PWind Dir           E      SE       S      SW      SW      SW      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
PoP 12HR           20      20      30      10       5       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs    IS IS IS IS SC SC
Tstms         IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ008-282200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
456 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Date             Wed 06/28/17            Thu 06/29/17            Fri 06/30/17
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                 98          71         102          66          86
Temp             71 80 90 97 96 84 78 74 71 82 95101 99 84 75 70 66 73 80 85 85
DewPt            60 60 57 53 51 54 56 56 56 55 46 36 38 39 50 53 57 57 55 51 55
Min/Max RH                   21          60          11          73          31
RH               68 51 34 23 22 36 47 54 60 39 19 11 12 20 41 56 73 58 43 31 36
Wind Dir          S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SE NE  N NE  N NE NE  E
Wind Spd         14 17 13 13 13 16 18 16 13 13  9 12 13 11 14 14 14 17 13 11 12
Clouds           SC FW CL CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)        31  7  3  3  5 10 11  4  0  0  0  0  3 15 25 39 52 27 35 14 29
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     4     6
Mix Hgt          <1  3  5  7  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7 16 15 <1 <1  1  2  2  3  5  5
Vent Rate        11 68110140186 12 12  7  6 21 70248276 <1 <1 19 44 38 45 63 59
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW SW  N  N NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       24 31 25 23 24 27 26 16 12 16 11 18 21  6  8 21 25 21 17 16 14
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sat 07/01/17 Sun 07/02/17 Mon 07/03/17 Tue 07/04/17
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       64      89      69      97      72      97      70      95
Temp          70 64 83 87 73 70 91 95 77 72 91 94 76 70 90 92
DewPt         57 59 58 56 60 61 55 50 55 57 53 51 55 58 56 54
Max/Min RH         84      34      76      21      59      22      67      25
RH            63 84 43 35 64 73 31 22 46 59 28 23 50 67 32 27
PWind Dir           E      SE       S      SW      SW      SW      SE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
PoP 12HR           20      20      30      10       5       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs    IS IS IS IS SC SC
Tstms         IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ006-282200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
456 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Date             Wed 06/28/17            Thu 06/29/17            Fri 06/30/17
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                100          62         101          62          86
Temp             67 82 94 99 96 79 73 67 63 84 99101 98 80 71 66 62 74 82 85 85
DewPt            56 58 51 41 31 41 46 47 46 41 33 29 31 36 48 50 54 52 50 46 49
Min/Max RH                   10          57           8          75          26
RH               69 43 23 14 10 27 39 49 53 23 10  8 10 20 44 56 75 47 34 26 30
Wind Dir         SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W SW  S  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E
Wind Spd         13 13  8  9 12 11 13 11 10 10  9 12 13 14 19 18 17 18 13 11 11
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         3  2  3  2  1  0  7  0  0  0  1  1  3 13 38 48 55 29 29  7 41
PoP 12HR                      5           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     3     3
Mix Hgt          <1  2  4 15 15 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 15 16 14 <1 <1 <1  1  3  5  6  6
Vent Rate         7 42 49247285 <1 <1 <1 <1  4225264242 <1  7 10 19 57 59 53 66
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W  W SW SW SW NW  N  N NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       14 23 16 19 21  6 10 10  8  8 17 19 19  9 17 23 21 21 14 10 12
RFTI              0  0  0  1  3  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date          Sat 07/01/17 Sun 07/02/17 Mon 07/03/17 Tue 07/04/17
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       61      90      64      97      66      96      64      95
Temp          69 62 83 88 70 65 91 94 75 67 92 93 73 65 90 92
DewPt         54 56 54 51 56 57 50 43 51 52 48 45 54 55 52 47
Max/Min RH         81      28      77      16      61      18      73      21
RH            60 81 37 29 60 74 25 17 43 59 22 19 52 70 27 21
PWind Dir           E       S       S      SW      SW      NW      NE      SE
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
PoP 12HR           10      20      20      20      10       5       5      10
Rain Shwrs          IS IS IS IS IS IS
Tstms               IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-282200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
456 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

Date             Wed 06/28/17            Thu 06/29/17            Fri 06/30/17
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                 97          66         100          63          84
Temp             69 81 90 96 95 80 75 71 66 82 94 99 96 79 71 67 63 72 79 83 83
DewPt            58 59 57 53 50 54 55 56 53 53 51 44 46 50 56 56 57 56 54 49 50
Min/Max RH                   21          65          16          82          30
RH               69 48 34 24 22 41 49 59 63 37 24 16 18 37 58 68 82 57 42 31 32
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  W NW  W  N NE  N  N  N  N NE NE  E
Wind Spd         12 17 12 10 11 13 17 16 12 11  8  8 12 16 16 18 16 17 12 10 10
Clouds           FW FW CL CL FW FW SC FW CL CL FW CL FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)        14  6  2  1  7  8 30 10  0  4  6  1  7 34 57 58 51 30 32 17 35
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04           0
Rain Shwrs                                           IS IS IS IS
Tstms                                                IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     6     6     5     4     4
Mix Hgt          <1  3  5 11 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 14 15 <1  1  1  2  3  5  6  6
Vent Rate         5 80 89116218 12 13  7 <1 13 21176195 <1 23 19 24 48 55 60 72
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW NW  N SW  S  S  N  N  N NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       10 29 21 12 18 26 28 14  9  9  6 14 14  5 26 21 17 18 12 11 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          Sat 07/01/17 Sun 07/02/17 Mon 07/03/17 Tue 07/04/17
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      89      66      97      68      96      66      94
Temp          68 63 84 87 71 67 91 95 75 69 90 93 73 66 90 92
DewPt         55 57 57 57 60 61 56 51 54 54 55 52 57 59 57 53
Max/Min RH         83      33      84      22      62      24      78      26
RH            63 81 40 35 69 81 31 23 49 60 31 25 58 78 33 27
PWind Dir          SE       S       S      SW      SW      NW      NE       E
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW FW SC
PoP 12HR           10      20      20      10       5       5      10      10
Rain Shwrs          IS IS IS IS
Tstms               IS IS 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)...........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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