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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
401 AM CST Tue Nov 14 2017

TXZ012-142200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
401 AM CST Tue Nov 14 2017

Date             Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu 11/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 80          45          62          38          74
Temp             50 55 72 80 66 59 54 51 47 49 58 62 52 45 40 39 39 48 65 74 62
DewPt            45 46 46 42 37 38 39 36 33 31 29 29 30 32 33 35 37 39 42 41 40
Min/Max RH                   25          60          28          92          30
RH               83 72 39 26 34 45 57 56 58 50 33 28 43 60 76 85 92 71 43 30 44
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW  S  S  W  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd         10 11 13 13 11 10 10 19 18 20 18 12  6  5  5  6  8 13 18 16 14
Clouds           B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        68 39 11 18 25 20 16 15 14 13 12 15 18 21 23 24 24 20 15 15 14
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     4     3     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  1  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1
Vent Rate         6  5  7 80 <1 <1 <1 <1  7 19 32 25 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 38 48 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW  W  S SW  W  N  N  N NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
T Wind Spd       13 11  8 18  8 10 10 14 16 21 18 11  4  4  6  8  8 11 21 21 10
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date               Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       49    77      39    57      32    62      37    67
Temp          50   49 73 65 48   39 54 45 36   32 56 52 40   38 61 56
DewPt         40   38 35 32 26   24 17 19 18   22 25 25 27   30 33 33
Max/Min RH         68    21      54    21      66    24      75    28
RH            68   66 25 29 42   54 23 35 47   66 30 35 59   73 35 42
PWind Dir          SW     W      NW     N       S     S       S    SW
Wind Char         15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-142200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
401 AM CST Tue Nov 14 2017

Date             Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu 11/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 81          44          61          37          74
Temp             49 56 75 80 68 56 53 51 46 48 56 61 53 43 40 38 38 48 65 74 63
DewPt            44 43 42 38 33 34 34 33 32 30 28 29 29 31 33 35 37 39 42 40 38
Min/Max RH                   20          60          29          96          29
RH               83 62 31 22 28 43 49 50 58 49 34 29 40 64 78 89 96 73 43 29 39
Wind Dir         SW SW  W  W SW  W NW  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd          8 10 13 14 11  9 11 19 18 19 16 10  5  4  5  6  8 13 18 16 13
Clouds           SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        48 29 10 18 25 19 13 12 11 12 13 17 21 21 21 24 26 21 16 18 19
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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     4     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  3  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  2 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 35108 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 18 43 27  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 30 38 <1
T Wind Dir       SW  W  W  W SW SW  W NW NE  N NE NE  E  E  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
T Wind Spd        9  8 16 20  9 10 10 12 14 20 19 10  4  4  6  6  8 12 23 21 11
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               Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       48    76      37    57      32    62      38    67
Temp          49   48 71 66 47   37 53 48 36   32 56 54 41   39 62 56
DewPt         37   36 34 31 26   20 15 18 18   22 25 26 28   30 31 30
Max/Min RH         66    21      50    20      66    24      73    25
RH            63   63 26 28 44   50 23 30 47   66 30 35 61   72 31 38
PWind Dir          SW     W      NW    NE       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char         <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-142200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
401 AM CST Tue Nov 14 2017

Date             Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu 11/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 81          47          62          41          74
Temp             48 56 70 81 70 59 54 52 50 52 57 62 54 47 44 42 42 51 65 74 66
DewPt            46 46 46 43 40 41 41 38 35 32 29 30 30 31 33 34 36 39 41 40 40
Min/Max RH                   26          61          29          82          29
RH               91 69 42 26 33 50 60 58 57 47 34 29 39 52 64 73 79 64 41 29 38
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW  S  S NW  N  N  N NE NE NE SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S
Wind Spd          8 10 10 11  8  8  9 17 14 17 13 10  5  5  5  4  5 11 14 13 13
Clouds           B1 SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        66 38 11 18 26 23 19 17 14 12 10 13 16 20 24 25 25 20 15 14 13
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     4     3     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1
Vent Rate         6  6  8 39 <1 <1 <1  7  3 18 43 30  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 44 63 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S  S  W  N  N  N NE NE NE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
T Wind Spd       13 12  9 14  5  6 10 16 13 19 19 11  4  3  5  5  5 10 20 24 10
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               Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       54    76      41    58      33    63      40    67
Temp          55   54 72 66 48   41 54 49 37   33 56 55 43   40 61 58
DewPt         38   37 35 32 25   25 17 19 19   22 24 25 27   29 32 32
Max/Min RH         54    21      53    21      62    23      65    27
RH            52   52 26 28 40   53 23 30 47   62 29 31 52   65 34 37
PWind Dir          SW     W      NW     N      SE    SW       S    SW
Wind Char         <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-142200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
401 AM CST Tue Nov 14 2017

Date             Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu 11/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 80          46          61          40          75
Temp             50 56 70 80 71 60 55 53 49 50 56 61 54 46 42 41 40 48 65 75 67
DewPt            45 45 45 42 39 39 40 37 34 31 29 29 30 31 32 34 36 39 41 40 39
Min/Max RH                   25          60          29          84          28
RH               85 67 41 26 31 46 56 55 57 49 35 29 40 57 67 78 84 71 42 28 36
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW  S  S NW  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S
Wind Spd          8  9 10 11  8  9 10 18 14 18 13 10  5  5  5  5  6 11 16 13 13
Clouds           B1 SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        61 35 10 18 26 22 18 16 13 12 10 13 17 20 24 24 24 20 15 14 13
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     4     4     4     5     5     4
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1
Vent Rate         6  6  8 39 <1 <1 <1  7  6 18 43 30  2  1 <1 <1 <1  5 38 62 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW SW  S  S  W  N  N  N NE NE NE SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T Wind Spd       13 12  9 14  5  6 10 16 13 19 19 11  4  3  5  6  6 10 21 23 10
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               Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       51    76      40    58      33    62      39    67
Temp          53   51 72 67 49   40 52 50 36   33 56 55 43   39 60 57
DewPt         38   37 35 32 25   25 17 19 18   22 25 25 27   29 32 32
Max/Min RH         59    21      53    21      65    24      68    27
RH            56   58 27 27 39   53 25 29 47   65 30 32 53   68 34 38
PWind Dir          SW     W      NW     N       S    SW      SW    SW
Wind Char         <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-142200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
401 AM CST Tue Nov 14 2017

Date             Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu 11/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 81          40          59          34          75
Temp             43 53 75 81 65 53 47 47 42 45 53 59 49 39 35 35 35 46 64 75 63
DewPt            36 36 37 34 31 31 32 31 30 29 27 27 27 28 30 30 30 33 36 35 34
Min/Max RH                   18          67          29          85          23
RH               77 52 25 18 28 44 56 53 62 53 36 29 42 65 82 82 82 61 34 23 34
Wind Dir          W  W SW SW  S NW  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd          5  8  8 11  8  6 13 20 18 19 13 10  6  6  6  8  8 13 18 17 14
Clouds           SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        36 22  7 16 26 21 16 12  9 10 11 16 21 20 18 20 21 18 15 17 20
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
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     3     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 10 46 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 16 42 18  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 16 36 <1
T Wind Dir        W  W SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N NE  E  E  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW
T Wind Spd        6  4  6 14  8  9 12 14 13 18 16  6  4  5  6  9 10 13 18 20  8
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               Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       45    74      34    56      30    62      35    67
Temp          47   45 70 61 41   34 51 46 33   30 54 50 36   35 60 53
DewPt         32   33 34 29 23   20 15 18 17   21 23 25 25   27 27 29
Max/Min RH         62    21      56    20      69    24      73    23
RH            57   62 26 29 49   56 23 32 52   69 30 38 63   72 28 39
PWind Dir          SW     W      NW    NE       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char         <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-142200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
401 AM CST Tue Nov 14 2017

Date             Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu 11/16/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 78          40          59          36          73
Temp             42 49 68 78 64 53 50 49 44 45 53 59 49 41 39 37 36 44 61 73 59
DewPt            40 42 44 41 39 38 38 34 31 30 29 29 28 29 31 32 32 35 39 38 37
Min/Max RH                   27          70          32          86          28
RH               90 77 41 27 40 58 63 57 61 56 40 32 44 61 74 81 86 71 44 28 43
Wind Dir          S SW  S SW  S  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd          6  8  8  9  4  5 13 18 14 14 12  8  5  5  5  8  9 13 18 16 13
Clouds           SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        49 30 11 18 26 23 21 15 10  8  7 11 15 18 22 23 24 19 14 15 15
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     5     3     3     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  2 <1
Vent Rate         3  3  2  9 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 15 35 17  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 40 36 <1
T Wind Dir        S SW SW  S SE  E  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S
T Wind Spd        6  5  1  6  5  3 10 11 12 17 13  5  4  4  6  8  8 13 23 20  8
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               Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       48    75      35    55      30    60      36    66
Temp          51   48 71 61 43   35 49 44 33   30 52 48 39   36 58 52
DewPt         34   35 35 30 25   24 18 19 17   20 24 26 25   27 30 30
Max/Min RH         60    22      64    23      67    26      68    26
RH            53   60 27 31 49   64 29 37 52   67 33 41 56   68 34 43
PWind Dir          SW     W      NW     N       S     S      SW    SW
Wind Char         <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

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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