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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
330 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

TXZ012-021000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
330 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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                 66          92          69          93          67
TEMP          93 88 76 72 69 66 77 88 92 88 78 74 71 69 79 89 93 88 77 72 69 67
DEWPT         57 55 58 59 60 60 62 62 60 57 60 60 61 60 61 60 57 55 57 58 61 62
MAX/MIN RH                   81          33          73          29          84
RH            30 33 54 64 73 81 60 42 34 35 54 62 71 73 54 38 30 33 50 61 76 84
WIND DIR      NE NE  E  E NE NW  N  N  N NW SW  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       8  4  8 11  9  5  5  4  4  4 10 16 14 13 13 13 16 18 17 14 13 12
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     13 22 19 17 11  5 14 23 25 28 18  8  9 10  9  9  7  5  7  8 13 17
POP 12HR                     10           5          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     5     5
MIX HGT        5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 11 12  2  1 <1 <1  2  3 11  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     14 39 <1  4  5 <1  7 15 84 96 44 20  8  6 42 50198127  7  7 10  9
T WIND DIR    NE SE  E SE  S SW NW  N SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     3  8  6  9 10  6  8  6  9  9 25 23 17 12 24 23 20 26 14 14 23 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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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       91      66      88      64      80      61      79      63      82
TEMP          87 87 71 66 84 84 69 64 77 77 65 61 76 76 66 63 79 79
DEWPT         60 57 59 60 59 56 58 57 59 56 59 58 57 56 58 57 56 54
MIN/MAX RH         33      81      35      78      45      90      45      81      39
RH            40 36 66 81 43 38 68 78 54 48 81 90 52 50 75 81 45 42
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      30      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ016-021000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
330 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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                 62          91          66          92          64
TEMP          93 88 74 68 65 62 75 86 91 87 76 71 68 66 77 88 92 87 75 70 67 64
DEWPT         52 50 50 50 52 50 59 61 59 56 58 57 59 59 60 58 54 52 55 57 60 62
MAX/MIN RH                   67          33          80          27          93
RH            25 27 43 52 62 65 58 43 34 35 55 62 74 80 56 36 28 30 50 63 78 93
WIND DIR       W SE SE  S SW  W NW NE NE NE  E  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       4  2  4  4  5  5  8  9  5  3  8 13 13 12 13 13 13 14 14 14 13 11
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      6  8  8  8  8  7 13 20 18 16 10  3  5  7  9 12 11  9  8  8 14 21
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     4     4     3     4     4
MIX HGT       11 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 12 13 <1  1 <1 <1  2  7 12  8 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    105105 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 15 84113  8 20 10  5 30126196160  6  7 11  9
T WIND DIR    SW SW SE  S SW  W  N  N SW  S SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    11 11  4  1  6  5 10  5  8 10 17 23 21 11 23 20 19 23 13 16 24 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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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       89      63      86      62      80      59      77      60      81
TEMP          85 84 68 63 82 82 67 62 77 76 63 59 74 74 63 60 78 77
DEWPT         60 56 58 60 59 54 56 55 59 56 58 58 56 55 56 55 56 55
MIN/MAX RH         34      90      36      78      46      96      47      84      41
RH            43 38 70 90 46 38 68 78 55 51 84 96 53 51 78 84 47 47
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      30      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-021000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
330 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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                 68          93          71          96          71
TEMP          93 89 78 73 70 68 79 89 93 89 80 76 73 71 82 92 96 92 81 76 73 71
DEWPT         59 58 60 61 63 63 64 64 63 61 62 61 61 60 60 59 56 56 58 59 61 62
MAX/MIN RH                   83          36          67          26          72
RH            32 36 55 65 77 83 60 43 37 38 54 60 65 67 48 33 26 30 46 56 66 72
WIND DIR      NE NE  E  E  E NE NE NE  N  W SW  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       5  4  8 12 10  6  5  4  4  4 10 14 13 13 14 16 18 19 18 16 14 13
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     16 27 26 26 24 21 23 25 18 10 10 10 11 12 11 10  8  6  5  5  7  9
POP 12HR                     10           5          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     5
MIX HGT        4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  6 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5 12  8 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     20 32  3  4 <1  2 12 18 17 85 17 10  9  5 40112240180 10  7  9  9
T WIND DIR    NE SE NE  E  E  N  N  N  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     5  9  6  9  4  4  9  6  3  9 20 21 20 11 23 24 23 27 21 16 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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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       94      69      90      65      81      64      81      65      85
TEMP          90 90 74 69 87 85 70 65 79 78 67 64 78 78 68 65 82 82
DEWPT         60 57 59 60 59 58 60 58 59 57 59 59 57 56 59 58 57 55
MIN/MAX RH         30      73      34      77      44      84      42      77      37
RH            37 34 59 73 39 40 70 77 51 48 75 84 48 46 72 77 43 40
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      30      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-021000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
330 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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                 67          92          71          95          70
TEMP          91 87 76 72 69 67 78 88 92 88 79 75 73 71 81 91 95 91 80 75 72 70
DEWPT         58 58 60 60 62 62 64 63 62 60 61 60 61 60 60 58 56 55 57 58 61 61
MAX/MIN RH                   85          36          68          27          73
RH            33 37 58 67 79 85 63 44 37 39 54 60 66 68 49 33 27 30 45 56 68 73
WIND DIR      NE  E  E  E NE NE  N  N  N NW SW  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       5  4  8 12 10  6  6  5  4  4 10 16 14 13 13 14 17 19 18 16 13 12
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     12 20 22 24 22 21 23 25 17  8  8  8  8  8  9 10  7  5  5  5  8 11
POP 12HR                     10           5          10           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT        4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  5  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6 12  8 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     16 32  3  4 <1  2 14 18  9 56  6 10  7  5 40116230184 10  7  7  9
T WIND DIR    NE SE NE  E SE  N  N  N SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     4  9  6  9  4  4 10  6  2  8 13 21 14 10 23 23 23 26 21 16 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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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       93      68      88      65      80      63      81      65      85
TEMP          89 89 73 68 85 84 70 65 78 77 66 63 78 78 68 65 82 82
DEWPT         59 57 59 60 59 58 59 57 58 56 59 58 57 56 58 57 57 55
MIN/MAX RH         30      76      36      75      46      85      43      75      37
RH            37 34 62 76 42 41 68 75 51 49 78 85 49 48 70 75 43 40
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      SE       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      30      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ006-021000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
330 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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                 63          89          65          96          65
TEMP          91 86 74 69 66 63 74 85 89 85 74 70 67 65 78 91 96 90 77 71 68 65
DEWPT         53 51 54 57 58 58 60 61 59 56 58 58 59 56 57 54 51 49 54 56 57 59
MAX/MIN RH                   84          35          75          22          80
RH            27 30 50 66 75 84 62 45 37 37 57 66 74 74 49 29 22 25 45 59 68 80
WIND DIR       E SE SE  E  E NE NE NE  E SE SE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       6  9  9  9 10 11 10  8  6  4  6  9 11 13 14 17 17 16 16 16 14 13
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      8 13 14 14 22 29 29 28 17  5  7  8  8  7  8  8 11 14 10  7  8 10
POP 12HR                     10           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     4     4     4     4     5     5     3     3     3
MIX HGT        5  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  7  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8 13 11  1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     16 65  4  3  3  7 21 25 18 46  2  5  6 <1 46153260253 21 10  6  7
T WIND DIR     S  S  E  E  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     3 11  8  6  6 14 16 11  2  8  4 11 13 10 26 23 23 26 24 23 13 13
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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       92      63      85      60      77      60      79      61      81
TEMP          88 87 69 63 81 80 65 60 74 74 63 60 76 76 65 61 78 77
DEWPT         59 53 58 60 59 56 58 57 57 54 56 58 55 53 57 56 56 55
MIN/MAX RH         29      90      39      89      47      93      42      84      41
RH            38 31 68 90 47 43 77 89 55 50 78 93 48 45 75 84 47 46
PWIND DIR          SW       S      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      30      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                   SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

OKZ002-021000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
330 PM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

DATE           09/01/14      TUE 09/02/14            WED 09/03/14            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                 64          90          69          98          69
TEMP          88 84 73 69 66 64 75 86 90 86 77 73 71 69 81 93 98 93 80 75 72 69
DEWPT         55 55 58 59 60 60 62 64 63 61 63 63 62 60 60 57 55 52 56 58 59 60
MAX/MIN RH                   88          39          76          23          71
RH            33 37 59 70 81 88 65 48 41 43 62 71 73 73 48 30 24 25 44 55 63 71
WIND DIR      NE  E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       6  9 10 10 10  9  6  4  4  4  8 10 13 14 17 19 19 19 19 18 17 14
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     18 33 35 37 36 35 31 27 18 10 10  9  8  7  7  8 10 12 15 17 11  6
POP 12HR                     10           5          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     3     4     4     4     4     4     4     3     3
MIX HGT        5  5 <1 <1  1  2  2  4  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 14  9  1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     15 41  3  8 11 20 18 35 28 32  2 <1  6  6 48226296240 22 11 10  7
T WIND DIR     E SE  E  E  E  E NE NE SE SE  E  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     3 10  6 17 12 14 10 10  5  8  4  6 12 12 27 26 24 31 25 25 23 16
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           09/04 FRI 09/05/14 SAT 09/06/14 SUN 09/07/14 MON 09/08/14
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       95      65      85      61      78      60      82      62      84
TEMP          91 90 71 65 82 81 66 61 75 75 64 60 78 78 66 62 80 81
DEWPT         59 55 59 61 60 58 61 58 57 55 57 59 57 55 58 57 57 55
MIN/MAX RH         27      86      42      93      47      95      41      84      38
RH            34 31 65 86 48 47 84 91 54 50 78 95 48 45 74 84 45 41
PWIND DIR          SW       S      NE       E       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20      30      30      30      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS    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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