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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
Issued by National Weather Service ALBUQUERQUE NM
359 PM CST Tue Feb 13 2018

TXZ012-141000-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
359 PM CST Tue Feb 13 2018

Date           02/13/18      Wed 02/14/18            Thu 02/15/18            Fri
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                 38          74          46          70          30
Temp             56 44 41 39 38 46 69 74 67 57 52 48 46 53 67 70 66 56 50 40 33
DewPt            27 29 31 29 27 26 25 26 26 31 35 37 38 38 38 36 33 31 29 26 22
Max/Min RH                   67          17          73          28          69
RH               32 55 67 67 64 45 19 17 21 37 52 65 73 57 34 29 29 38 44 57 63
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N NE
Wind Spd         11 12 12 12 11 14 18 17 16 13 12 13 13 16 19 16 13 13 13 16 18
Clouds           SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        29 44 58 60 62 61 59 59 58 60 62 62 61 63 64 70 75 78 80 80 80
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     3     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  8 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  7  7 <1 <1  2  2
Vent Rate         5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 55203  9 <1 11 <1 <1 11155195156 <1 <1 32 35
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W SW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N NE
T Wind Spd       10 11 13 13 10  9 25 31 19 13 24 14 16 24 35 34 27  9 11 24 26
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           02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18  Sun 02/18/18  Mon 02/19/18  Tue 02/20/18
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     43      28    56      33    66      36    62      24    52
Temp          39 39 31   28 51 51 36   33 58 60 44   36 55 53 33   24 45 46
DewPt         18 18 22   26 25 22 26   30 32 28 29   28 24 21 19   16 18 18
Min/Max RH       32      92    29      89    26      72    22      74    26
RH            42 42 69   92 36 32 67   89 37 29 55   72 30 28 56   71 33 32
PWind Dir         E       S    NE       S    SW      SW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12HR          5       5     0       5     0       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ016-141000-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
359 PM CST Tue Feb 13 2018

Date           02/13/18      Wed 02/14/18            Thu 02/15/18            Fri
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                 35          71          44          68          31
Temp             57 42 38 35 36 43 67 71 66 51 47 44 44 49 63 68 64 51 47 41 34
DewPt            26 27 28 27 25 25 24 25 26 32 37 38 38 39 39 37 34 32 30 27 24
Max/Min RH                   74          18          79          30          72
RH               30 56 69 72 65 49 19 18 22 48 68 79 79 68 41 32 32 49 52 57 66
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  N NE
Wind Spd          9 10 10 10 10 13 18 17 14 13 12 13 13 17 20 18 16 13 10 13 16
Clouds           SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        34 46 58 64 69 70 70 71 71 67 63 68 73 74 74 74 74 74 74 77 80
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     4     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  6  4  2 <1 <1 <1  1  5  7  6 <1 <1  2  2
Vent Rate         4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1160168 88 36  7 <1 <1 21160182144 <1 <1 35 48
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NE NE
T Wind Spd        9 11 11 10 11 10 33 32 27 26 14 13 14 24 36 32 27  6  6 26 27
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           02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18  Sun 02/18/18  Mon 02/19/18  Tue 02/20/18
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     45      29    58      32    66      34    64      24    52
Temp          41 43 31   29 52 52 34   32 58 61 42   34 58 58 33   24 45 48
DewPt         21 23 27   27 24 23 27   31 31 26 29   28 24 21 18   16 18 18
Min/Max RH       36      92    27      96    24      78    21      71    26
RH            44 45 85   92 33 32 75   96 36 27 60   78 27 23 55   71 33 31
PWind Dir         E      SW     N       S    SW      SW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC FW
PoP 12HR         10       5     0       0     0       0     0       0    10

$$

TXZ008-141000-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
359 PM CST Tue Feb 13 2018

Date           02/13/18      Wed 02/14/18            Thu 02/15/18            Fri
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                 38          76          47          72          29
Temp             57 45 42 40 38 45 64 75 70 57 53 50 47 52 67 72 68 56 47 38 31
DewPt            27 30 32 31 30 28 25 25 25 29 33 35 36 36 36 33 30 29 27 24 21
Max/Min RH                   72          15          64          23          69
RH               31 55 68 70 72 50 22 16 19 35 46 57 64 54 32 24 24 34 44 57 66
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N NE
Wind Spd         10 10 10 11 11 13 16 14 13 13 12 12 12 14 18 16 13 13 13 16 17
Clouds           SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        35 47 58 62 65 62 58 59 60 63 66 65 63 61 58 63 68 72 76 76 76
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     4     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  7  4 <1  2  1  3
Vent Rate         5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 41210  5 <1 10  6  6  9149193 96 <1 31 22 60
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NE  N NE
T Wind Spd       10 12 10 12 10 12 25 34 11 11 23 13 13 20 31 33 27 10 23 20 27
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           02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18  Sun 02/18/18  Mon 02/19/18  Tue 02/20/18
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     44      28    58      34    68      36    62      24    53
Temp          37 41 30   28 50 53 37   35 59 64 44   36 54 55 32   24 44 49
DewPt         16 15 20   23 23 21 25   30 30 27 28   28 22 19 17   15 15 17
Min/Max RH       29      81    25      82    22      71    20      67    23
RH            41 34 66   81 34 28 62   82 33 24 53   71 28 24 52   67 31 28
PWind Dir        NE       S    NE       S    SW      SW    SW       S     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       0    10

$$

TXZ008-141000-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
359 PM CST Tue Feb 13 2018

Date           02/13/18      Wed 02/14/18            Thu 02/15/18            Fri
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                 41          74          49          71          30
Temp             58 47 44 42 41 46 63 73 69 58 55 51 49 53 65 71 68 58 50 40 33
DewPt            27 29 31 30 29 27 25 25 25 29 33 35 36 36 36 34 31 29 27 24 21
Max/Min RH                   63          16          61          24          65
RH               30 49 59 62 62 47 23 17 19 33 45 54 61 52 34 26 25 34 41 53 63
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N NE
Wind Spd         10 11 12 12 11 13 17 16 13 13 12 13 13 16 19 17 13 14 16 17 18
Clouds           SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        33 46 58 62 65 62 58 58 57 62 66 64 62 60 57 62 67 72 76 76 76
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     4     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  6  5 <1  2  1  3
Vent Rate         5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 42210  6 <1 11  6  6 10140192115 <1 32 18 60
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NE  N NE
T Wind Spd       10 13 11 12 10 12 24 34 12 11 24 13 13 21 32 35 28 10 24 20 27
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           02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18  Sun 02/18/18  Mon 02/19/18  Tue 02/20/18
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     44      29    57      35    68      36    61      25    53
Temp          37 43 32   29 49 54 38   36 58 65 46   37 52 57 34   25 42 50
DewPt         17 17 21   24 24 22 26   30 30 28 29   28 22 20 18   16 16 18
Min/Max RH       31      80    26      79    22      72    21      68    24
RH            45 35 65   80 38 28 61   78 34 24 51   72 31 23 51   68 35 28
PWind Dir         E       S    NE       S    SW      SW    SW       S     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC B1   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       0    10

$$

TXZ006-141000-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
359 PM CST Tue Feb 13 2018

Date           02/13/18      Wed 02/14/18            Thu 02/15/18            Fri
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                 32          71          40          67          25
Temp             59 44 40 36 34 42 64 71 64 50 47 41 40 46 63 67 62 49 40 31 26
DewPt            23 24 25 24 23 24 24 23 22 26 30 32 34 33 32 29 26 25 23 22 20
Max/Min RH                   69          16          79          24          81
RH               25 45 55 61 64 48 22 16 20 39 51 70 79 60 31 24 25 39 51 68 78
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW  N  N NE
Wind Spd         10 10 10 10 10 13 17 18 18 16 13 13 13 17 20 18 14 16 16 16 16
Clouds           SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        42 49 54 62 70 72 73 70 66 66 66 61 56 49 41 51 61 64 66 72 77
PoP 12HR                      0           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     5     4     2     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  2  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  7  7 <1 <1 <1  3
Vent Rate         4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 40 50 56  7  7  6 <1  9116156143 <1  5  8 52
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NE NE NE
T Wind Spd        9  8 11 10  9 10 23 24 28 14 16 13 14 20 28 27 25 12 11 17 23
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18  Sun 02/18/18  Mon 02/19/18  Tue 02/20/18
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     43      25    57      31    66      30    57      22    49
Temp          37 41 29   25 51 51 34   31 60 61 39   30 52 51 30   22 42 44
DewPt         18 19 22   21 22 19 23   23 25 21 23   23 20 16 15   14 15 17
Min/Max RH       32      85    24      72    19      75    21      71    26
RH            46 41 76   84 32 28 63   71 27 22 52   75 28 24 53   71 33 33
PWind Dir         E      SW    NE       S    SW       W     W       W     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     0       0     0      10    10

$$

OKZ002-141000-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
359 PM CST Tue Feb 13 2018

Date           02/13/18      Wed 02/14/18            Thu 02/15/18            Fri
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                 37          75          46          70          23
Temp             59 44 42 40 38 44 66 75 69 56 53 48 46 49 63 70 64 47 38 30 24
DewPt            25 26 27 26 25 26 26 25 23 26 28 31 34 33 31 29 27 25 23 20 17
Max/Min RH                   62          15          63          21          76
RH               27 50 56 58 60 48 22 15 17 31 38 52 63 54 30 22 24 42 55 66 73
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  N  N NE
Wind Spd         11 12 12 11 10 13 16 14 13 13 13 13 13 16 17 13  9 13 17 16 13
Clouds           SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2
Clouds(%)        33 43 52 57 62 63 64 64 64 71 78 73 67 54 40 49 57 64 71 73 75
PoP 12HR                      0           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     5     5     3     2     2     3     3     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  9 <1  2  1  3  3
Vent Rate         3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 28 60  8 <1  8  7  7 10144145  2 36 17 53 50
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NE  N  N NE
T Wind Spd        9  8 10 10  8  8 16 23 17 16 17 14 14 23 27 19  5 20 18 24 23
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           02/16/18  Sat 02/17/18  Sun 02/18/18  Mon 02/19/18  Tue 02/20/18
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     42      26    57      32    68      29    54      19    48
Temp          34 40 28   26 50 51 34   32 59 62 40   29 46 47 27   19 39 44
DewPt         14 15 19   21 22 20 23   25 26 24 24   21 19 16 15   14 14 15
Min/Max RH       29      82    24      75    20      73    23      81    26
RH            42 36 69   82 33 29 64   75 28 23 54   73 34 28 61   80 35 31
PWind Dir         E       S    NE       S    SW       W     N      NE     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       5    10

$$

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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