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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
342 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

TXZ024-102215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
342 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

DATE             SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16
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                      60          43          65          31          63
TEMP             33 36 53 59 55 50 48 46 45 47 58 64 56 45 40 36 34 37 54 62 55
DEWPT            26 31 34 36 36 37 37 36 34 34 35 34 32 33 32 30 28 30 32 33 38
MIN/MAX RH                   40          65          32          89          33
RH               77 82 48 42 49 61 65 67 64 60 42 32 40 62 73 79 79 76 44 33 53
WIND DIR          S SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W NW  N NE  N NE  E SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD          4 11 13 14 13 16 17 18 19 18 18 13 11  5  4  4  4  4  8  6  5
CLOUDS           SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW B1 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        30 22 14  9  4 12 19 24 28 21 54 56 46 20  8  4 14  8 14  9 30
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              1200  1900   300   200  1600  4900   200   300  1800  3900
T WIND DIR             SW     S    SW    SW     W     N     E    SE     S    NW
T WIND SPD              6    16    16    18    21    17     3     3     6    10
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16
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            36    54      31    47      23    41      28    48
TEMP          42   38 48 48 36   32 42 41 29   24 36 37 32   30 43 44
DEWPT         37   34 34 35 33   27 22 25 16   17 17 27 23   25 26 36
MAX/MIN RH         85    46      81    48      85    48      84    41
RH            83   84 59 60 89   81 44 52 58   73 45 66 70   81 51 72
PWIND DIR          SW     E      SE    NW      NE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ026-102215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
342 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

DATE             SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16
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                      56          39          66          32          58
TEMP             31 34 49 55 51 46 45 43 41 44 58 65 57 46 40 36 34 37 51 57 52
DEWPT            24 28 32 34 35 36 36 35 35 36 36 34 33 33 31 29 26 28 29 32 34
MIN/MAX RH                   43          73          33          79          38
RH               75 78 52 45 54 68 70 73 79 73 44 31 40 60 70 75 72 70 42 38 50
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  S  S SE
WIND SPD          8 11 13 16 14 14 16 16 14 12 13 13 11  6  6  4  4  3  5  5  5
CLOUDS           SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        30 24 17 10  3 10 17 21 26 18 41 53 46 23  6  6 17  5 11  9 29
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              1300  1600   100   100  2200  4200   100   100  1400  2100
T WIND DIR              S     S     S    SW    SW    NW     N    NE    SE    SE
T WIND SPD             11    19    13    14    11    14     4     4     4     4
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               TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16
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            36    54      31    45      25    40      30    47
TEMP          41   37 48 48 36   32 40 40 30   26 36 37 33   31 42 43
DEWPT         35   32 34 32 31   26 20 22 16   17 15 25 22   25 25 32
MAX/MIN RH         82    46      88    47      71    40      72    44
RH            79   82 58 54 82   78 44 48 55   68 42 61 63   78 50 65
PWIND DIR          SE     E       E    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5      10    10

$$

TXZ043-102215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
342 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

DATE             SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16
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                      56          40          72          34          61
TEMP             32 35 49 55 51 47 46 44 42 46 62 71 62 49 43 39 36 39 54 60 55
DEWPT            27 30 33 36 38 37 37 37 39 40 41 41 37 37 35 34 31 32 33 37 38
MIN/MAX RH                   48          86          34          85          42
RH               81 82 54 49 61 68 72 77 88 80 45 33 39 63 74 82 82 76 45 42 54
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N SW SW  S
WIND SPD          5 10 13 13  9 11 13 14 13 13 17 14  8  8  4  4  4  4  4  5  4
CLOUDS           SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        43 31 18 11  3 10 17 21 25 28 37 32 56 50  8  2  9 11 16 10 21
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              1400  1700   400   400   900  3600   200   200  1000  1900
T WIND DIR             SW     S    SW    SW    SW     W     N    NE    NE     S
T WIND SPD             12    14    13    16    19    21     4     3     2     6
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16
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            39    59      36    50      28    44      34    56
TEMP          45   41 53 53 41   37 45 44 33   29 40 41 38   36 50 50
DEWPT         40   37 38 39 39   32 28 29 21   21 21 30 28   31 33 40
MAX/MIN RH         82    46      83    46      75    48      82    46
RH            82   85 56 59 92   83 51 55 62   71 47 65 67   82 52 68
PWIND DIR           S     N      SE    NW      NE     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       5     0       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ035-102215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
342 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

DATE             SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16
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                      57          38          70          32          64
TEMP             31 34 50 56 51 46 44 42 40 44 60 69 60 47 41 37 35 38 55 63 56
DEWPT            27 31 34 35 35 36 36 35 33 33 35 35 34 34 32 30 27 32 34 33 34
MIN/MAX RH                   40          68          30          85          38
RH               85 89 54 45 54 68 73 76 76 65 39 28 37 60 70 75 72 79 45 32 43
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  N NE NE  E  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          8  9 12 16 13 13 14 14 13 14 19 21 10  8  4  4  4  5 10 10  8
CLOUDS           SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC CL CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        41 29 16  9  1  9 16 22 27 37 52 65 60 32  5  2  9 13 22 14 28
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT               900  1600   200   200  1800  2800   200   200  1800  3400
T WIND DIR             SW    SW    SW    SW     W     W     E     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             10    16    14    14    21    23     3     5     8    14
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16
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            37    59      36    57      26    47      32    58
TEMP          44   39 53 53 42   38 50 49 33   28 41 43 37   34 50 51
DEWPT         38   33 36 36 37   33 29 25 20   20 22 27 24   28 29 29
MAX/MIN RH         79    41      78    46      68    44      78    36
RH            79   79 52 52 82   82 44 39 58   71 46 53 59   78 44 42
PWIND DIR          SW     W       S    SW       E    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-102215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
342 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

DATE             SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16
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                      57          40          68          32          61
TEMP             32 35 50 56 52 48 46 44 42 45 59 67 58 47 41 37 34 37 53 60 54
DEWPT            26 30 33 36 37 37 36 36 36 38 37 36 35 35 33 30 28 30 32 35 37
MIN/MAX RH                   45          78          32          82          38
RH               78 82 52 46 56 66 69 73 79 75 44 31 42 64 73 75 78 76 45 39 54
WIND DIR          S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW SW  S  S
WIND SPD          8 11 13 17 14 16 18 18 17 13 16 13 11  6  5  4  4  3  5  6  5
CLOUDS           SC SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW CL FW CL FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        38 27 17 10  2 10 17 21 25 18 43 59 50 26  6  5 15  5 12 10 29
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              1200  1600   300   300  2300  4700   300   300  1500  2300
T WIND DIR              S     S     S    SW    SW    NW    NE     E    SE     S
T WIND SPD             13    19    16    16    16    16     4     4     4     8
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16
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            36    56      32    47      26    41      31    51
TEMP          42   38 50 49 37   33 42 41 31   27 37 38 35   33 45 46
DEWPT         38   34 36 36 34   28 23 26 18   19 18 27 24   27 28 35
MAX/MIN RH         87    48      92    49      76    46      76    44
RH            86   85 57 61 89   82 46 54 58   70 47 65 65   78 51 67
PWIND DIR          SE    NE       E     N      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       5     5      10     5

$$

TXZ029-102215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
342 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

DATE             SAT 12/10/16            SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16
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                      58          38          68          30          63
TEMP             31 34 51 57 52 47 44 42 40 43 59 67 58 45 39 35 33 36 54 62 55
DEWPT            27 32 35 35 35 35 35 35 34 34 35 35 34 33 31 30 27 32 34 33 35
MIN/MAX RH                   40          70          34          89          38
RH               85 92 54 43 52 63 70 76 79 70 40 30 40 62 73 82 78 85 46 33 47
WIND DIR         SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W NW NE NE NE SE  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD          6 10 13 16 12 12 13 13 14 16 19 17 10  5  4  4  4  5 10 10  5
CLOUDS           SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)        31 23 14  8  2 10 17 22 28 27 59 61 48 23  6  3  8  8 16 11 30
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              1100  1700   200   200  1600  3500   200   100  1700  3600
T WIND DIR             SW    SW    SW    SW     W    NW    SE     S    SW     W
T WIND SPD             12    18    17    17    23    19     4     5    10    17
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               TUE 12/13/16  WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16
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            35    56      33    53      23    45      30    55
TEMP          42   37 50 50 39   35 46 45 30   25 39 41 35   32 48 48
DEWPT         37   32 35 35 35   30 28 24 18   18 21 27 23   27 28 30
MAX/MIN RH         82    44      85    48      77    46      85    39
RH            82   82 56 56 85   82 49 43 60   74 48 57 61   81 46 49
PWIND DIR          SW    SW       S     W       E     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     5       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)...........20 FT. WIND DIRECTION
WIND DIR DEG(DEGREES)...............20 FT. WIND DIRECTION IN TENS OF DEGREES
                                    RELATIVE TO DUE NORTH.
     EXAMPLE: 09 = 90 DEGREES = EAST; 18 = 180 DEGREES = SOUTH;
              27 = 270 DEGREES = WEST; 36 = 360 DEGREES = NORTH
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
WIND GUST(MPH)......................20 FT. WIND GUST
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE
HEAT INDEX..........................HEAT INDEX
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 OF MEASURABLE 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...
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       D..............DEFINITE
       AR.............AREAS
       PA.............PATCHY
OBVIS...............................OBSTRUCTION TO VISIBILITY
     TYPE...
       F..............FOG
       PF.............PATCHY FOG
       F+.............DENSE FOG
       H..............HAZE
       BS.............BLOWING SNOW
       K..............SMOKE
       BD.............BLOWING DUST
       AF.............VOLCANIC ASHFALL
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
MIX HGT(FEET AGL)...................MIXING HEIGHT
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
DISPERSION..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUIL TURNER STABILITY
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
DWPT................................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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