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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
321 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

TXZ012-201000-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
321 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date           11/19/17      Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17            Wed
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                 31          71          37          62          34
Temp             49 42 40 38 33 42 62 71 54 43 40 38 38 45 58 61 49 42 38 36 34
DewPt            15 15 16 16 18 19 18 19 23 24 20 19 20 22 25 28 30 29 31 30 29
Max/Min RH                   55          14          50          26          83
RH               25 32 37 41 53 40 18 14 29 46 44 47 49 41 28 28 47 59 76 79 82
Wind Dir          S  S  S SW SW SW  W SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE SE  S SW
Wind Spd         10 11 13 14 13 11  9  5  5  5  8 11 13 20 21 18 12  5  4  5  8
Clouds           CL SC SC CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)         3 35 29  3  2  0  2  9 25  9 19 20 36 21 10  7  9  1  5  2 15
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     5     5     5     3     3     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  8 16 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 88 72 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW  W SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  S
T Wind Spd       10 11 12 13 13 11  9  9  6  6 11 12 14 24 28 20  5  2  4  4  6
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17
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     66      43    71      44    75      45    64      38    63
Temp          60 56 46   44 67 59 48   44 69 63 50   45 60 54 42   38 57 53
DewPt         31 33 32   34 37 39 37   36 35 32 31   33 30 31 29   30 32 33
Min/Max RH       28      71    29      73    22      64    28      71    31
RH            34 42 60   69 33 47 65   72 28 31 48   64 32 41 60   71 39 47
PWind Dir        SW       W    NW      SW    SW       W    NE      SE    SW
Wind Char       <15     <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 FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-201000-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
321 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date           11/19/17      Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17            Wed
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                 30          72          37          62          34
Temp             47 41 39 36 33 41 63 72 55 43 42 38 37 43 58 61 52 42 38 36 34
DewPt            16 15 16 16 18 17 17 19 24 14 15 16 18 20 24 27 28 29 29 28 29
Max/Min RH                   55          13          47          25          82
RH               28 34 39 44 54 38 17 13 30 31 34 40 46 41 27 26 39 60 71 74 82
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE SE SW SW
Wind Spd          9 11 13 13 12 11 12 11  6 10 12 13 14 19 21 17 11  4  4  4  8
Clouds           FW SC FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW
Clouds(%)        21 35 19  2  1  5 12 19 27 29 18 10 17 12 13 14 14  2  8  8 17
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     5     4     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 24 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  7 72 68 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NW  W  W SW
T Wind Spd        9 11 14 13 12 10 12 13  8 13 13 14 18 14 27 19  5  1  4  5  6
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17
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     66      41    72      43    76      43    65      39    64
Temp          59 57 43   41 66 60 47   43 68 65 48   43 61 55 43   39 57 55
DewPt         30 32 31   32 36 37 35   35 33 30 28   32 31 31 30   30 32 32
Min/Max RH       27      71    28      72    20      66    28      71    30
RH            33 38 63   71 33 44 65   72 27 27 45   66 33 40 61   71 38 42
PWind Dir        SW       W    NW      SW    SW       W    NE       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <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 FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-201000-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
321 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date           11/19/17      Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17            Wed
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                 36          72          42          62          36
Temp             52 45 41 40 37 45 63 72 60 48 44 44 42 49 58 62 52 44 40 38 36
DewPt            16 15 17 17 19 21 21 19 21 24 22 22 23 24 26 29 30 30 31 30 29
Max/Min RH                   48          13          45          27          77
RH               23 30 36 40 46 37 19 13 22 40 42 42 45 38 29 29 43 57 69 74 76
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW  W SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE SE  S SW
Wind Spd          9  9 10 10 10  9  6  5  4  5  5  8  9 13 17 14 10  4  4  4  5
Clouds           CL FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)         1 24 11  2  1  0  2 18 25  7 24 29 42 17 10  3 20  5 11  3 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     5     5     5     3     3     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 <1  3 <1  6  7 12 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 88 92  1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  S
T Wind Spd       10 10 12 13 11 12  6  6  4  4  5 13 12 20 25 18  5  3  3  3  5
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           11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17
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     67      46    72      47    75      46    64      40    63
Temp          59 59 49   46 67 63 51   47 69 65 51   46 59 55 43   40 56 54
DewPt         31 33 34   35 39 40 39   37 37 34 35   33 30 30 30   30 31 32
Min/Max RH       28      66    30      69    24      60    27      67    30
RH            34 37 57   65 36 43 64   68 31 32 52   60 32 38 58   67 38 42
PWind Dir        SW       W    NW      SW    SW      NW    NE      SE    SW
Wind Char       <15     <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 FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-201000-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
321 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date           11/19/17      Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17            Wed
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          72          41          62          36
Temp             52 45 43 41 37 43 62 72 60 48 43 42 42 48 58 62 52 45 40 37 36
DewPt            16 16 18 18 19 20 20 20 21 24 21 21 22 23 26 29 30 30 31 30 30
Max/Min RH                   49          14          46          27          79
RH               24 31 36 41 48 40 20 14 23 40 41 42 46 38 29 29 42 57 70 75 79
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW  W SW  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE SE  S SW
Wind Spd          9 11 12 12 10 10  6  5  4  5  5  8 10 13 17 14 10  4  4  4  6
Clouds           CL FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC FW FW FW SC FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW
Clouds(%)         1 24 15  2  1  0  2 16 29  7 23 24 38 17 10  4 21  3 10  3 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     5     5     4     3     3     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate         5 <1 <1  6 <1  5  6 12 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 88 99  3 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  W  W  S
T Wind Spd       10 11 12 12 11 10  6  6  4  5  6 13 11 20 25 20  5  2  4  3  5
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           11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17
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     67      45    72      47    75      46    64      40    63
Temp          59 60 48   45 67 63 51   47 67 65 52   46 59 56 44   40 55 55
DewPt         32 34 34   35 38 40 39   36 36 34 34   33 30 30 30   30 31 32
Min/Max RH       28      67    30      68    24      61    28      67    31
RH            35 37 57   66 35 43 62   67 31 31 51   61 33 38 58   67 39 42
PWind Dir        SW       W    NW      SW    SW      NW    NE      SE    SW
Wind Char       <15     <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 FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-201000-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
321 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date           11/19/17      Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17            Wed
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                 26          71          35          61          33
Temp             48 40 35 32 29 41 65 71 53 41 36 39 36 43 57 60 49 40 36 35 33
DewPt            18 18 17 17 16 17 16 19 21 20 18 19 21 23 24 27 29 29 30 29 29
Max/Min RH                   60          13          54          26          85
RH               30 41 46 52 57 37 15 13 28 43 46 45 54 44 28 28 45 65 80 80 85
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW  W  W SW SW  S  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  E  E SW SW SW
Wind Spd          9  9  9  9  5  5  4  5  5  6  9 13 13 16 18 14 10  5  5  6  6
Clouds           FW CL FW CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)        12  5 13  2  2  1  6 13 30 25 19 19 34 12 13 13 11  2  5  8 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              5     5     5     5     5     5     3     2     2     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  9 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 19 80 80  2 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW SW  W SE  S  S  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  W SW SW
T Wind Spd        9 10 11 11  6  2  2  6  5  6 10 18 10 21 23 17  4  1  4  5  6
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17
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     67      42    71      41    75      42    63      37    63
Temp          60 56 43   42 66 59 45   41 68 61 45   42 58 53 40   37 56 53
DewPt         31 35 33   35 37 39 36   33 33 32 31   32 30 31 30   29 31 31
Min/Max RH       27      75    30      75    21      68    29      72    30
RH            33 45 67   75 34 46 71   73 27 33 56   68 35 43 68   72 39 44
PWind Dir        SW       W    NW      SW    SW      NW    NE       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <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 FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-201000-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
321 PM CST Sun Nov 19 2017

Date           11/19/17      Mon 11/20/17            Tue 11/21/17            Wed
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                 29          70          36          60          34
Temp             49 42 39 36 32 41 62 70 53 40 38 39 36 42 55 59 48 39 38 35 34
DewPt            19 18 18 18 17 18 18 17 22 24 22 23 25 28 29 29 30 29 30 29 29
Max/Min RH                   57          13          63          31          82
RH               30 38 43 48 54 39 19 13 29 52 52 52 63 56 36 32 48 66 74 76 82
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW  W  W SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE  E SW  S SW
Wind Spd          8 10 10 10  6  6  4  4  5  5  6 11 13 16 14 13  9  4  4  4  5
Clouds           CL FW FW CL CL CL CL SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)         1  7 10  2  1  0  0 31 19 14 29 30 41 29 11  7 25  7 16  3 23
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     5     5     2     3     3     2
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 21 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 18 95102 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW NW  W  S SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N SW SW  S
T Wind Spd        8 11 11 10  6  5  8  8  5  5  6 17 14 20 24 19  5  3  2  5  5
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           11/22/17  Thu 11/23/17  Fri 11/24/17  Sat 11/25/17  Sun 11/26/17
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     67      42    71      42    74      41    61      37    62
Temp          59 55 45   42 64 58 46   42 66 60 47   41 56 51 40   37 54 51
DewPt         33 36 35   37 40 40 38   35 37 36 35   33 31 31 30   30 32 32
Min/Max RH       29      82    32      78    25      73    32      75    32
RH            37 48 66   82 41 50 73   75 33 40 62   73 38 46 66   75 42 48
PWind Dir        SW       W    NW      SW    SW      NW    NE       S     S
Wind Char       <15     <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 FW FW
PoP 12HR          0       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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