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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
234 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

TXZ012-222200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
234 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Date             Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri 11/24/17
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                 63          41          73          46          78
Temp          32 32 40 56 62 54 47 44 42 41 50 68 73 62 53 50 47 46 54 70 78 65
DewPt         26 26 27 29 30 31 32 31 31 30 33 37 37 38 37 37 35 34 34 33 31 33
Min/Max RH                   29          65          27          63          18
RH            78 78 59 35 30 41 56 60 65 65 52 32 27 41 54 61 63 63 46 25 18 30
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  N
Wind Spd       4  5  6 11 10  6  5  6  8  8  5  4  4  4  5  8  9 10 10 12  8  9
Clouds        CL FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      5  8  8 17  2 13  2 11 15  7  9  5  1  7  7 15  8 14 13 16 12 25
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              3     3     2     2     2     2     2     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  3 35 39 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 15 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 16 <1
T Wind Dir     W SW SW SW  W SW  W  W  W  W  W  N NW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  N
T Wind Spd     5  5  6 16 12  5  5  6  8  8  5  3  3  3  6  8  8 10 10 10  9  8
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               Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
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       42    66      41    70      45    76      45    61
Temp          51   42 61 54 46   41 64 59 49   45 71 64 52   45 58 50
DewPt         34   33 31 30 30   33 35 34 34   33 31 29 29   27 21 19
Max/Min RH         70    26      73    27      63    19      49    21
RH            52   70 32 40 53   73 34 39 56   62 23 27 41   49 23 29
PWind Dir          NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-222200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
234 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Date             Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri 11/24/17
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                 64          40          74          45          79
Temp          31 29 41 57 64 55 45 42 42 40 49 70 74 64 53 49 47 45 53 72 79 66
DewPt         26 26 28 29 29 30 31 30 29 29 32 35 35 36 34 33 33 32 33 32 28 29
Min/Max RH                   27          65          24          62          15
RH            80 88 59 35 27 39 58 64 61 64 52 27 24 36 49 55 59 60 47 23 15 25
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW NW NW  N  W  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  N
Wind Spd       3  5  5 11 10  6  5  6  6  6  4  4  3  4  6  8  9 10 12 13 12  9
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW FW CL FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)      4  5 11 11 10 10  4  7  7  5  5  4  7 16 10 16  7 16 11 19 15 28
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              3     3     2     2     2     2     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  4 26 30 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 20 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 12 40 <1
T Wind Dir     W  W SW SW  W SW  W  W  W  W NW NW  W  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  N
T Wind Spd     4  5  8 14 11  5  6  8  8  8  5  1  4  5  6  9 10 10 11 13 18  6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date               Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
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       40    67      41    72      46    76      44    62
Temp          48   40 61 57 45   41 66 61 49   46 70 65 50   44 59 52
DewPt         33   33 33 32 33   34 34 33 33   30 30 26 28   26 22 16
Max/Min RH         76    28      76    24      55    17      49    19
RH            56   76 34 38 64   76 31 35 54   54 22 23 43   49 24 24
PWind Dir           N     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     N
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   CL CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-222200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
234 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Date             Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri 11/24/17
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                 65          43          74          48          79
Temp          32 31 41 57 65 58 50 47 45 43 51 69 74 65 56 52 49 48 56 72 79 67
DewPt         27 27 27 29 30 32 32 33 33 32 35 39 39 39 38 38 37 35 35 35 34 34
Min/Max RH                   27          67          28          64          20
RH            80 84 57 34 27 37 50 58 63 66 54 33 28 39 50 60 63 60 44 26 20 29
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  W  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NE
Wind Spd       3  4  5 11 10  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  6  8  8 10  9  5  9
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      5 11  8 19  8 14  7 22 16 12  5  2  1 11  8 16  6 16 14 18 11 24
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              3     3     2     2     2     2     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  2 40 39 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  8 20 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 10 14 <1
T Wind Dir     W SW SW SW  W SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  W SW  S SW SW SW SW SW NW  N
T Wind Spd     4  4  8 18 13  5  6  6  6  5  4  3  5  4  5  8  8  8 10 11  8 10
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               Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
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       43    67      43    70      47    75      48    63
Temp          52   43 61 58 46   43 63 62 51   47 69 65 54   48 60 53
DewPt         35   32 30 30 30   32 36 35 36   34 31 30 29   27 19 18
Max/Min RH         67    25      65    28      61    19      44    18
RH            53   66 31 34 53   65 36 37 57   60 25 27 39   44 21 25
PWind Dir          NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-222200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
234 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Date             Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri 11/24/17
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                 65          43          73          48          78
Temp          34 33 40 56 64 57 51 47 44 43 50 67 73 65 57 52 49 48 54 70 78 67
DewPt         27 27 28 29 30 32 32 33 32 32 35 39 39 39 37 38 37 34 35 35 33 34
Min/Max RH                   28          65          29          62          19
RH            76 77 62 37 28 38 48 57 63 65 56 35 29 38 47 59 62 59 48 27 19 29
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  W  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NE
Wind Spd       3  4  6 11 10  6  5  5  5  5  4  4  4  4  5  8  9  9 10 10  5  9
Clouds        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      5 11  8 18  7 14  7 20 17 11  8  3  1 10  9 16  6 17 15 19 12 25
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              3     3     2     2     2     2     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  3  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  4 40 36 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 20  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 10 14 <1
T Wind Dir     W SW SW SW  W SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  W SW  S SW SW SW SW SW NW  N
T Wind Spd     4  4  8 18 13  5  6  6  6  5  4  2  5  4  6  8  6  8 10 11  8 10
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               Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
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       43    67      43    70      47    75      47    62
Temp          52   43 60 59 47   43 62 61 51   47 69 66 54   48 57 53
DewPt         35   32 31 31 31   33 36 35 36   34 32 29 29   27 20 19
Max/Min RH         67    26      68    28      61    19      45    19
RH            53   66 33 35 53   67 37 38 55   60 25 25 39   45 23 25
PWind Dir          NE     E       S    SW      SW    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL CL FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-222200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
234 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Date             Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri 11/24/17
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                 66          40          73          40          78
Temp          30 29 41 57 66 56 46 42 41 40 49 68 73 61 51 46 43 40 49 70 78 64
DewPt         27 27 29 31 30 31 31 31 31 31 34 37 36 37 35 34 33 32 33 32 30 32
Min/Max RH                   26          73          26          74          17
RH            88 93 63 37 26 39 55 65 67 71 57 32 26 40 54 62 68 73 53 24 17 30
Wind Dir       W SW SW SW  W SW  W  W NW NW NW  N SW  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N NE
Wind Spd       4  6  9 10  5  4  5  6  6  6  5  4  4  5  6  8  8  8  6  6  8 10
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC
Clouds(%)      8  7 22 17 12 18 24 22 12  6  3  4  6 22 23 23 20 24 21 29 20 28
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              3     3     2     2     2     2     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  5 18 32 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 16 45 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 51  8
T Wind Dir    SW SW SW  W  N SW  W  W NW NW NW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW  W  N NE
T Wind Spd     5  8 11 13  8  4  5  6  6  6  4  4 11  6  6  9  8  6  4  5 19 18
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               Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
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       38    66      39    72      40    76      41    60
Temp          46   38 60 56 43   39 65 58 44   40 68 64 48   41 56 49
DewPt         34   32 32 33 33   33 34 34 33   28 29 26 25   25 17 16
Max/Min RH         80    28      78    25      65    17      52    18
RH            62   79 35 42 68   78 31 40 65   61 22 23 41   52 21 26
PWind Dir          NE    SW       S     W      SW    SW      SW     N
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL CL   CL FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-222200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
234 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Date             Wed 11/22/17            Thu 11/23/17            Fri 11/24/17
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                 67          42          72          44          75
Temp          31 29 40 57 66 56 48 45 44 42 50 66 72 60 53 48 46 44 50 68 75 62
DewPt         26 26 28 32 33 33 33 33 33 34 37 41 40 41 38 38 36 34 35 36 34 35
Min/Max RH                   28          78          31          69          22
RH            82 88 62 38 29 42 56 61 66 74 62 40 31 49 58 68 67 68 55 30 22 36
Wind Dir      SW SW SW SW  W SW  W  W  W NW NW  N  W  S SW SW SW SW SW NW  N NE
Wind Spd       4  5  9  9  5  4  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  6  8  9  8  6  5  9 11
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW CL CL FW FW FW SC FW SC FW SC FW FW
Clouds(%)     11 12 13 23 16 17 27 34 22 16  2  3  7 10 24 26 21 33 22 28 16 21
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              2     2     2     2     2     2     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  4  1
Vent Rate     <1 <1 <1 16 25 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 13 28 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  7 63 24
T Wind Dir     W SW  S SW NW SW  W  W  W NW NW NW  W  S SW SW SW SW  W  N  N NE
T Wind Spd     5  5 10 11  8  3  6  6  6  8  8  5  9  5  6  8  9  6  3  4 19 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               Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17  Mon 11/27/17  Tue 11/28/17
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       39    66      40    70      43    74      43    59
Temp          46   39 59 54 43   40 63 58 47   43 67 62 50   43 55 47
DewPt         35   32 33 32 33   33 36 36 36   31 31 29 27   25 19 18
Max/Min RH         78    29      76    29      67    20      49    20
RH            65   76 37 43 66   76 37 44 65   62 26 28 41   49 25 31
PWind Dir          NE    SE       S    SW      SW    SW      SW     N
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     15>   15>
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL 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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