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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
447 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

TXZ024-112230-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
447 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

DATE             SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16            TUE 12/13/16
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                      65          31          62          34          52
TEMP             46 48 58 64 56 45 40 36 34 37 53 61 54 45 40 37 36 37 47 51 46
DEWPT            34 34 34 33 32 31 31 29 27 28 31 34 38 36 38 34 32 32 31 31 32
MIN/MAX RH                   27          84          35          95          46
RH               63 59 40 31 40 58 69 75 77 71 43 36 56 71 91 89 85 81 54 46 58
WIND DIR          W  W NW  N NE NE NE  E  E  S  S SW  S  S  W  W  N  N NE NE  E
WIND SPD         18 19 18 16  9  5  4  4  3  2  6  8  6  4  5  6  6  8  8  4  6
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        32 46 60 53 47 31 14 15 15 18 18 26 28 28 36 40 41 17 28  7 17
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                  4     2     2     2     4     4     4     4     4     3
MIX HGT              2200  3900   700   700  1900  3900   200   200  2200  2600
T WIND DIR              W     N    NE     E     S    NW     E     N    NE    SE
T WIND SPD             19    16     6     4     5    10     4     4     3     5
RFTI              0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16  SAT 12/17/16
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            31    41      25    45      36    68      37    49
TEMP          35   32 38 37 30   27 40 42 41   38 59 59 43   38 44 42
DEWPT         30   30 24 24 18   19 24 32 38   40 39 34 36   30 25 23
MAX/MIN RH         92    46      68    40      79    29      78    40
RH            81   92 58 59 61   70 52 67 89  100 47 38 75   74 47 47
PWIND DIR          SE    NE       E    SE       S    SW       W     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       5    10

$$

TXZ026-112230-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
447 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

DATE             SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16            TUE 12/13/16
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                      66          31          56          35          52
TEMP             43 46 58 65 57 45 39 35 33 35 49 55 50 43 40 38 36 38 47 51 46
DEWPT            36 35 34 33 32 31 30 28 26 26 28 31 34 34 35 33 30 31 30 30 29
MIN/MAX RH                   28          72          40          85          44
RH               76 65 40 30 38 58 70 75 75 69 44 40 54 70 82 82 79 76 51 44 51
WIND DIR         SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  S  S SE SE  E  N NE NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD         13 13 14 16  9  6  6  4  4  3  4  5  6  6  4  4  5  8  9  8  8
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        28 41 53 50 46 31 15 14 12 16 15 13 27 28 33 40 39 15 29  8 19
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                  4     2     2     2     4     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT              1600  3300   300   300  1500  2100   100     0  2400  2800
T WIND DIR              W     N    NE     N     E    SE    NE     N     N    SE
T WIND SPD             10    16     6     4     4     4     6     5     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               WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16  SAT 12/17/16
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            31    42      26    42      36    66      38    47
TEMP          36   32 38 38 30   27 38 40 40   38 57 58 44   39 43 41
DEWPT         28   26 21 20 18   18 22 29 37   38 43 40 37   32 26 21
MAX/MIN RH         85    36      68    46      79    37      85    38
RH            72   78 50 48 60   68 52 64 89  100 59 51 76   76 51 44
PWIND DIR           E    NE      NE    SE       S     S      SW     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5      10    10       5    10

$$

TXZ043-112230-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
447 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

DATE             SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16            TUE 12/13/16
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                      71          34          60          38          56
TEMP             45 48 62 70 61 49 43 39 36 39 53 59 54 47 43 41 39 41 51 55 50
DEWPT            40 40 39 39 38 36 34 32 30 30 33 36 39 40 40 38 36 37 38 39 38
MIN/MAX RH                   30          79          41          92          52
RH               82 73 43 32 42 61 70 76 79 71 46 42 58 77 88 89 89 85 61 54 64
WIND DIR         SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  S SW  S  S SW  W  N  N  N NE  E
WIND SPD         13 19 20 16  9  6  5  4  4  4  3  5  5  4  4  4  4  4  8  5  5
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC FW SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        29 41 54 53 53 37 21 18 15 29 18 26 32 35 24 35 23 14 25 12 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                  5     3     2     2     3     4     4     4     4     3
MIX HGT               800  3300   300   400  1100  1900   100   300  1900  2100
T WIND DIR             SW    NW    NE     N     W    SW     W     N    NE     E
T WIND SPD             21    12     8     4     4    10     4     6     6     4
RFTI              0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16  SAT 12/17/16
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    49      30    47      40    67      42    55
TEMP          40   36 45 44 35   31 43 45 44   42 59 60 47   43 50 48
DEWPT         37   34 32 29 24   23 29 37 42   44 45 43 45   40 35 30
MAX/MIN RH         92    40      66    42      81    37      93    41
RH            88   92 61 55 64   73 58 73 92  100 60 53 93   88 56 48
PWIND DIR           E     N      NE     E       S    SW      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5    10      10    10       5     5

$$

TXZ035-112230-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
447 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

DATE             SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16            TUE 12/13/16
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                      70          29          64          36          58
TEMP             42 45 61 69 59 46 39 35 32 35 55 63 56 47 43 40 38 40 52 57 52
DEWPT            34 34 34 34 34 33 32 30 28 30 34 35 36 37 37 34 33 33 34 34 35
MIN/MAX RH                   25          85          35          85          40
RH               73 65 36 27 39 60 76 82 85 82 45 35 47 68 79 79 82 76 50 42 52
WIND DIR         SW  W  W NW  N NE  E  E SE  S SW SW SW SW  W  W NW  N  N NW SE
WIND SPD         13 19 21 20 10  5  5  4  2  4  8 12 10  8  8  8  6  6  8  6  8
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        35 47 60 55 50 29  8 13 17 35 29 36 34 32 32 42 33 12 26 13 17
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                  4     2     2     2     3     5     4     4     3     3
MIX HGT               900  3200   200   200  1700  3000   100   200  1500  2000
T WIND DIR              W     N    NE    SE    SW     W     W    NE     E     S
T WIND SPD             16    12     5     4    10    17     4     4     3     6
RFTI              0  0  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16  SAT 12/17/16
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    57      28    52      39    68      38    54
TEMP          42   38 50 49 35   30 46 48 44   41 59 60 45   39 48 46
DEWPT         36   34 34 27 24   23 32 35 40   36 39 33 36   34 31 28
MAX/MIN RH         85    34      75    34      67    26      85    37
RH            79   85 54 42 64   75 58 60 86   82 47 36 70   82 51 49
PWIND DIR           S    NW       E     S       S    SW      SW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC FW SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     5       5     5

$$

TXZ031-112230-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
447 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

DATE             SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16            TUE 12/13/16
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                      68          32          59          36          53
TEMP             45 48 60 67 58 47 41 37 34 37 52 58 52 45 41 39 37 39 48 52 47
DEWPT            37 37 36 34 33 32 31 30 28 29 32 34 38 38 38 35 33 33 33 34 33
MIN/MAX RH                   27          83          39          94          46
RH               73 65 41 29 39 57 68 76 79 72 46 39 58 75 89 86 87 81 57 49 59
WIND DIR         SW  W  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  S  S  S  S SE NW  N NE NE NE  E
WIND SPD         14 17 17 14 10  8  6  4  4  3  4  6  6  6  4  4  4  8  8  5  6
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        29 42 55 52 50 34 18 16 13 17 16 17 29 27 33 42 42 20 30  9 17
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                  4     2     2     2     4     4     4     4     4     3
MIX HGT              1900  3600   300   400  1500  3300   200   200  2300  2700
T WIND DIR              W     N    NE     N    SE     S    NE     N     N    SE
T WIND SPD             13    14     5     3     4     9     6     5     3     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               WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16  SAT 12/17/16
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            32    43      27    44      38    67      39    52
TEMP          37   33 39 39 31   28 40 42 42   40 59 59 45   40 47 45
DEWPT         30   29 24 23 20   20 25 32 38   40 44 41 40   34 29 25
MAX/MIN RH         88    43      69    44      78    35      87    39
RH            76   86 55 52 63   71 55 66 88  100 58 51 82   78 49 45
PWIND DIR           E    NE      NE    SE       S    SW      SW     N
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5    10      10    10       5    10

$$

TXZ029-112230-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
447 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

DATE             SUN 12/11/16            MON 12/12/16            TUE 12/13/16
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                      66          30          63          34          55
TEMP             42 45 58 65 56 45 39 35 33 36 54 62 55 46 41 38 36 38 49 54 49
DEWPT            35 34 34 34 33 32 30 29 27 30 34 36 37 37 37 34 32 32 33 33 34
MIN/MAX RH                   27          85          35          85          43
RH               76 65 40 31 42 60 70 78 78 79 46 38 51 71 85 85 85 79 54 45 56
WIND DIR          W  W  W NW NE NE  E  E SE  S SW SW SW SW  W  W  N  N NE NE SE
WIND SPD         13 19 21 16 10  5  4  4  4  4  9 12  9  6  6  6  5  5  8  5  6
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)        33 47 62 54 47 28  9 13 16 20 22 32 33 31 33 44 37 12 28  7 17
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                  4     3     2     2     4     4     4     4     4     3
MIX HGT               900  4600   200   200  1700  3200   100   200  1700  2100
T WIND DIR              W     N     E     S    SW     W    SE    NE     E     S
T WIND SPD             16    11     6     4    13    14     2     4     3     6
RFTI              0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE               WED 12/14/16  THU 12/15/16  FRI 12/16/16  SAT 12/17/16
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            33    50      25    51      37    67      35    49
TEMP          38   34 44 43 32   27 45 47 42   39 58 58 42   36 44 42
DEWPT         33   32 31 26 21   22 31 34 38   35 38 33 35   31 28 26
MAX/MIN RH         85    41      75    35      70    28      88    41
RH            82   92 60 51 63   81 58 60 86   85 47 39 76   82 53 53
PWIND DIR           S     N       E     S       S    SW      SW    NW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     15>   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     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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