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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
340 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

TXZ012-172200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
340 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                 78          50          80          55          68
TEMP          51 49 62 72 77 74 62 56 52 50 63 74 80 77 66 60 57 55 61 65 68 66
DEWPT         39 41 40 39 39 39 41 42 42 42 43 44 45 45 51 57 56 55 56 57 58 59
MIN/MAX RH                   25          74          29         100          70
RH            63 74 44 30 25 28 46 59 69 74 48 34 29 32 58 90 96100 84 75 70 78
WIND DIR       W  W SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW  W NW  N NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
WIND SPD      16 12 12 12 12 12 11  9  8  6  5  4  8 11 11 11 13 16 18 19 18 17
CLOUDS        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     17 13 24 34 37 39 29 19 17 15 22 29 42 56 63 71 81 91 89 87 84 80
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          60          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.15        0.51
RAIN SHWRS                                           NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                                                NM NM NM NM NM NM NM NM SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     5     5
HAINES 6HR              3     3     5     5     4     4     3     3     3     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  8  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  5  4
VENT RATE     <1 <1 33 80126136 <1 <1 <1 <1 12115120126  8  4  2  4 30 86100 96
T WIND DIR     W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  E  E  S SE SE
T WIND SPD    16 12 14 11 16 18  8  6  6  5  6 11 11 13 18  9  4  8 17 21 23 27
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          WED 05/20/15 THU 05/21/15 FRI 05/22/15 SAT 05/23/15
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       52      71      51      65      53      69      56      75
TEMP          55 52 67 68 55 51 62 63 56 53 66 67 59 56 71 73
DEWPT         55 52 52 53 52 50 51 52 53 52 55 55 56 55 55 48
MAX/MIN RH        100      53      96      63      96      61      96      41
RH           100100 59 59 90 96 67 67 90 96 68 65 90 96 57 41
PWIND DIR           S       N       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           40      20      20      30      40      30      40      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ016-172200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
340 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                 76          48          79          55          74
TEMP          50 48 60 70 75 72 60 54 50 48 62 73 79 76 65 60 57 55 63 70 74 71
DEWPT         38 38 37 36 36 36 38 39 39 38 39 40 41 41 48 54 55 55 57 58 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   23          68          26         100          55
RH            60 68 42 29 24 27 44 57 66 68 44 30 27 28 54 82 95100 81 67 56 59
WIND DIR       W  W  W SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  N  E  E SE SE  E SE SE SE  S
WIND SPD      14 11 12 13 13 14 12  9  6  4  5  5  8  9 11 12 13 13 16 17 16 14
CLOUDS        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)     12  8 23 37 36 34 26 18 16 14 22 30 43 56 65 74 84 93 89 85 75 66
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          80          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.30        0.50
RAIN SHWRS                                            O  O  O  O NM NM NM NM IS
TSTMS                                                 O  O  O  O NM NM NM NM IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     5     5
HAINES 6HR              3     3     4     5     5     4     3     3     3     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  4  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  4 12 13 11 <1  1 <1 <1  3  5  7  4
VENT RATE      7 <1 46112143153 <1 <1 <1 <1 32104130105 <1 17  6  2 33 75119 80
T WIND DIR     W  W  W  W SW SW  S SW SW  W  W SW SW  S SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 10 14 16 17 19  6  5  5  5  9 10 11 11  9 19 12  3 14 17 19 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          WED 05/20/15 THU 05/21/15 FRI 05/22/15 SAT 05/23/15
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       49      75      53      67      52      71      55      77
TEMP          54 49 70 72 58 53 64 65 55 52 67 69 58 55 73 74
DEWPT         53 49 46 49 53 52 54 53 51 51 54 53 52 52 48 39
MAX/MIN RH        100      38      95      61      96      53      90      28
RH            95100 42 44 83 95 70 65 85 96 63 57 80 90 41 28
PWIND DIR           S      NW       E      SE      SE       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           20      20      20      30      40      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ008-172200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
340 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                 80          51          79          57          68
TEMP          54 53 65 75 79 76 63 57 53 51 63 73 79 76 66 62 59 57 62 66 68 66
DEWPT         40 41 40 39 39 39 41 42 43 44 45 45 47 48 53 57 56 54 55 55 57 58
MIN/MAX RH                   23          75          32          93          68
RH            57 64 40 27 24 26 43 56 68 75 51 37 32 37 63 85 91 90 78 69 68 75
WIND DIR      SW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW NW  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE
WIND SPD      13 11 11 11 11 10 10  9  8  5  6  8  9 10 11 11 13 14 17 18 17 16
CLOUDS        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS(%)     16 13 23 32 35 38 29 19 18 16 23 29 42 55 63 71 81 91 92 92 89 86
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          50          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.11        0.54
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                                                SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     5     5
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     4     4     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  9  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 13 11 <1 <1  1  2  2  3  5  4
VENT RATE      7 <1 17 68 99119 <1 <1 <1 <1  4132138143  7  4 11 23 29 66 91100
T WIND DIR     W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD    16 11 12  9 12 16  8  8  5  4  4 12 12 14 16  8 12 17 21 25 19 28
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          WED 05/20/15 THU 05/21/15 FRI 05/22/15 SAT 05/23/15
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       54      70      51      67      54      71      59      76
TEMP          57 54 67 68 55 51 64 65 57 54 68 70 62 59 73 74
DEWPT         57 54 54 54 51 48 49 51 52 52 54 56 56 56 56 51
MAX/MIN RH        100      57      93      55      93      59      91      44
RH           100 99 64 61 86 90 59 61 84 93 62 62 83 91 55 45
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      20      20      20      40      40      40      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ008-172200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
340 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                 79          52          79          57          68
TEMP          54 52 64 74 78 76 63 58 54 52 64 74 79 76 66 62 59 57 62 66 68 66
DEWPT         39 40 40 39 40 40 41 42 43 43 45 46 47 48 53 57 56 54 55 56 58 59
MIN/MAX RH                   25          72          33          93          69
RH            57 63 41 28 26 27 44 55 66 72 49 37 33 38 63 86 92 90 78 70 69 77
WIND DIR      SW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW NW  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE
WIND SPD      13 11 11 11 11 10 10  9  8  5  6  6  9 10 11 11 13 14 17 18 17 16
CLOUDS        FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2
CLOUDS(%)     16 12 22 32 35 38 28 18 17 16 23 29 42 55 63 71 82 92 92 92 89 85
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          50          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.13        0.57
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
TSTMS                                                SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     5     5
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     5     5     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  9  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 13 12 <1 <1 <1  2  2  4  6  4
VENT RATE      7 <1 18 68108119 <1 <1 <1 <1  4120125150  8  4  4 24 29 74 99109
T WIND DIR     W  W  W SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE
T WIND SPD    16 12 13  9 13 16  8  8  5  4  4 11 11 14 18  8  9 18 21 24 20 28
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          WED 05/20/15 THU 05/21/15 FRI 05/22/15 SAT 05/23/15
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       54      70      51      66      54      70      58      76
TEMP          57 54 67 68 55 51 63 64 57 54 67 69 61 58 72 74
DEWPT         57 54 54 54 51 49 50 52 53 52 54 56 56 55 55 51
MAX/MIN RH        100      58      93      58      93      59      91      43
RH           100100 63 62 86 92 62 65 86 93 62 63 84 91 55 44
PWIND DIR           E      NE       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           50      20      20      20      40      40      40      40
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ006-172200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
340 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                 77          47          73          53          67
TEMP          47 45 59 71 76 73 60 53 49 47 59 68 73 70 61 57 54 53 59 64 67 64
DEWPT         38 36 36 35 35 34 37 39 40 40 42 44 44 44 48 52 52 52 54 55 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   21          76          34          96          64
RH            65 70 42 27 22 24 42 59 71 76 53 41 35 38 62 83 93 96 83 74 66 70
WIND DIR       W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE
WIND SPD      13 10 11 11 12 12 10  8 10 11 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 16 17 18 17 14
CLOUDS        FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)     15 11 21 30 30 29 23 16 18 20 26 32 44 55 67 78 86 94 92 89 89 88
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          60          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.23        0.76
RAIN SHWRS                                           NM NM NM NM  O  O  O  O SC
TSTMS                                                NM NM NM NM  O  O  O  O SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     5     5     5     5
HAINES 6HR              3     3     4     5     5     4     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 10 10  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13 12 <1 <1  1  2  3  5  6  4
VENT RATE      6 <1 16 48 86100 <1 <1 <1 <1 14 84117156 <1  7 10 21 50 95120 96
T WIND DIR     W  W NW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  E SE SE  E SE SE  S SE
T WIND SPD    12  9  9  5 10 13  6  8  6  4  5  8 10 14  6 14 11 11 21 24 23 26
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          WED 05/20/15 THU 05/21/15 FRI 05/22/15 SAT 05/23/15
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       47      68      48      66      51      71      53      74
TEMP          51 47 64 65 52 48 62 64 54 51 67 69 57 53 70 71
DEWPT         51 47 50 50 48 47 50 48 50 50 49 52 53 51 51 43
MAX/MIN RH        100      53      96      54      96      49      93      35
RH           100100 60 58 87 96 64 56 86 96 53 55 86 91 50 36
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       E      SE      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           50      20      20      20      30      40      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

OKZ002-172200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
340 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

DATE             SUN 05/17/15            MON 05/18/15            TUE 05/19/15
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                 80          48          73          51          60
TEMP          51 50 63 74 79 76 61 55 50 48 59 68 73 70 60 56 53 51 55 58 60 58
DEWPT         43 41 40 39 40 40 43 45 44 43 47 50 49 47 50 52 51 50 50 50 52 54
MIN/MAX RH                   24          83          42          99          76
RH            66 70 43 29 25 27 51 68 80 83 64 53 43 45 68 88 95 96 84 76 76 87
WIND DIR       W  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  W  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD      17 11 11 11 11 10  9  8  9 10 12 13 13 12 13 13 14 14 17 19 17 14
CLOUDS        FW FW FW SC SC FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
CLOUDS(%)     16 12 22 32 29 25 26 26 25 24 28 31 41 52 63 74 84 93 94 94 93 91
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          40          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.07        0.64
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
TSTMS                                                SC SC SC SC NM NM NM NM NM
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     4     4     5     5
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     4     4     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 10 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 13 12 <1  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
VENT RATE     <1 <1 30 86110102 <1 <1 <1 <1  2120143173  7 36 29 29 32 34 36 46
T WIND DIR     W  W NW  W SW  S SE  S SW  W NE  S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD    12  9 17 10 12 13  5  4  5  4  2 11 12 17 14 27 21 21 24 20 20 27
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          WED 05/20/15 THU 05/21/15 FRI 05/22/15 SAT 05/23/15
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       46      65      47      66      52      70      56      74
TEMP          49 46 61 63 51 47 62 64 55 52 66 68 59 56 70 72
DEWPT         49 46 51 51 48 45 47 51 51 50 53 55 56 54 55 50
MAX/MIN RH        100      60      96      55      94      57      96      45
RH           100100 70 65 89 93 59 64 87 93 63 63 90 93 58 45
PWIND DIR          NE      NE       E       E      SE      SE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           60      20      20      20      30      40      40      40
RAIN SHWRS    NM NM IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         NM NM IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

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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