Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27
000
FOUS54 KLUB 202048
PFWLUB

FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
348 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

TXZ024-211030-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
348 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 56          77          56          72          54
TEMP          79 75 66 63 60 58 62 72 76 73 65 62 60 58 61 68 71 69 62 59 57 55
DEWPT         54 56 56 56 55 54 54 54 53 53 53 53 53 53 54 55 56 57 56 56 54 54
MAX/MIN RH                   87          45          85          59          95
RH            42 52 70 78 84 86 75 53 45 49 65 72 78 83 78 63 59 66 81 90 90 96
WIND DIR      SE SE  S SW SW SW  W  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       2  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  9  8  5  5  4  4  6  9  9  8  6  4  4  4
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     48 43 45 46 47 48 45 41 44 52 59 63 72 81 85 90 81 72 72 71 62 54
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          50          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.14        0.10
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                     SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS                                     SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL            2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  8  8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  6  3 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S SW  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     2  6  4  4  3  4  5  9 12 13  8  4  2  2  6 12 13 13  5  4  9  2
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           10/23 FRI 10/24/14 SAT 10/25/14 SUN 10/26/14 MON 10/27/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       79      55      83      55      83      54      81      54      73
TEMP          73 74 62 57 76 77 63 57 76 77 62 56 75 75 62 56 68 69
DEWPT         57 55 54 51 52 51 49 49 50 48 49 49 50 47 49 43 37 35
MIN/MAX RH         48      80      34      75      32      77      34      62      27
RH            57 51 75 80 43 40 60 75 40 36 62 77 41 37 62 62 32 28
PWIND DIR          SW       S      SW      SW      SW       S      SW      SW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS
TSTMS         IS

$$

TXZ026-211030-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
348 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 58          80          57          75          56
TEMP          83 78 69 65 62 60 65 75 79 75 67 64 61 59 62 71 74 71 64 61 59 58
DEWPT         56 56 57 57 57 55 57 55 54 53 54 54 53 53 53 54 54 55 55 56 54 53
MAX/MIN RH                   86          42          80          49          84
RH            40 47 66 75 84 84 75 50 42 46 63 70 75 80 72 55 50 57 73 84 83 83
WIND DIR       S SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  4  4  3  2  2  6  9  6  5  5  4  4  6  9  9  6  6  5  4  4
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     46 43 46 48 50 51 45 38 39 47 57 62 68 75 83 91 83 74 72 69 62 54
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05        0.08
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL            2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  4  4  4  4  3  3
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  8  9  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  5  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S SE SE  S  S SE SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     3  6  5  4  3  3  3 10 13 13  6  5  5  4 12 13 12 13  5  0  8 11
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           10/23 FRI 10/24/14 SAT 10/25/14 SUN 10/26/14 MON 10/27/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       81      56      84      57      85      56      82      56      75
TEMP          75 76 63 58 77 78 65 59 78 79 64 58 76 76 63 58 70 71
DEWPT         57 55 55 54 55 53 52 50 53 50 51 50 52 50 50 46 41 39
MIN/MAX RH         45      86      37      73      33      75      35      67      28
RH            54 48 75 86 47 42 63 72 42 36 63 75 43 40 62 64 35 31
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       S      SW       S       S      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS
TSTMS         IS

$$

TXZ043-211030-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
348 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 57          77          57          73          57
TEMP          80 77 67 64 61 59 63 72 76 73 66 63 60 59 62 69 72 70 64 62 60 58
DEWPT         57 57 57 56 56 54 56 56 54 53 54 54 53 52 53 55 53 51 52 53 53 54
MAX/MIN RH                   85          45          78          49          86
RH            45 50 70 75 84 83 78 57 46 49 65 72 78 78 72 61 51 51 65 72 78 86
WIND DIR       S SE SE  S SW SW SW SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  4  4  4  3  3  4  8  5  5  5  4  4  5  6  5  4  4  5  4  4
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     55 46 43 40 43 47 44 42 45 55 61 62 72 82 84 86 75 64 64 65 60 56
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.09        0.12
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL            3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  6  7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S SE  S SW  W SW SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     3  6  4  4  4  3  6  8 11 11  5  6  4  3  9  9 11 12 11  4  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           10/23 FRI 10/24/14 SAT 10/25/14 SUN 10/26/14 MON 10/27/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       80      57      83      58      84      56      81      57      77
TEMP          75 75 63 59 77 77 65 60 78 78 64 58 75 76 64 59 72 73
DEWPT         57 56 57 57 60 55 54 54 56 52 51 50 53 51 50 51 43 40
MIN/MAX RH         47      92      44      82      37      75      38      75      29
RH            54 52 81 93 56 47 68 81 47 40 63 75 46 42 60 75 35 30
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW       S       S       S       S       S      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS
TSTMS         IS

$$

TXZ035-211030-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
348 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 53          72          54          69          54
TEMP          76 72 63 60 57 55 59 68 71 68 62 59 57 55 59 65 68 66 60 58 57 55
DEWPT         55 55 55 54 54 52 54 54 53 52 52 53 52 53 54 56 57 56 54 52 52 53
MAX/MIN RH                   91          53          93          66          93
RH            48 55 75 81 90 90 83 61 53 57 70 80 83 93 83 73 68 70 81 80 83 93
WIND DIR      SE SE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       3  4  4  4  4  3  2  6  9  6  5  5  4  4  8 10 10  8  8  6  5  5
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     59 53 52 51 54 58 57 57 56 58 64 70 78 87 86 85 81 76 71 67 60 54
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          50          30
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0        0.02        0.31        0.13
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS IS IS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS IS IS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
LAL            3  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  7  8  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  4  4  2  1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S SW SW NW  S  S  S  S SE  S SW SW  S  S SE SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     4  8  4  4  4  2  4 13 13 10  4  2  3  5  4 12 17  9  8 11  6  2
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           10/23 FRI 10/24/14 SAT 10/25/14 SUN 10/26/14 MON 10/27/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       76      55      81      55      80      54      79      53      73
TEMP          71 71 61 57 75 75 62 57 74 75 61 56 73 74 60 55 68 69
DEWPT         57 55 53 51 54 51 50 50 52 48 49 49 51 47 46 42 37 35
MIN/MAX RH         52      80      39      77      36      77      36      63      27
RH            61 57 75 80 48 43 65 77 46 38 65 77 46 38 60 61 32 28
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW      SW      SW       S      SW      SW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR           20       5       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS
TSTMS         IS

$$

TXZ031-211030-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
348 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 57          79          57          75          56
TEMP          83 78 69 65 62 59 64 74 78 74 66 63 61 59 62 71 74 71 64 61 59 58
DEWPT         57 57 58 57 57 55 56 55 54 54 54 54 54 53 54 54 54 54 53 53 52 53
MAX/MIN RH                   87          43          81          50          83
RH            41 48 68 75 84 87 75 51 43 50 65 72 78 80 75 55 50 55 67 75 78 83
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       3  4  4  4  3  4  3  5  9  5  5  5  4  4  6  9  9  6  6  5  4  4
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     50 43 45 48 50 52 45 39 39 47 57 62 71 80 86 92 81 71 71 70 62 54
POP 12HR                     10          10          10          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.06        0.09
RAIN SHWRS    IS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         IS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS
LAL            2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  8  8  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  7  7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S SE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S
T WIND SPD     3  8  5  5  4  3  5 10 12 13  6  5  6  5 11 13 13 12  5  1 10 12
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           10/23 FRI 10/24/14 SAT 10/25/14 SUN 10/26/14 MON 10/27/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       81      56      85      57      86      56      82      56      76
TEMP          75 76 63 58 78 79 65 59 79 80 64 58 76 76 63 58 71 71
DEWPT         57 55 55 54 55 53 52 51 53 51 51 51 52 50 50 47 41 39
MIN/MAX RH         45      85      36      75      33      76      35      68      28
RH            54 48 75 86 45 41 63 75 41 36 63 77 43 40 62 67 34 31
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      SW      SW       S       S      SW      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS
TSTMS         IS

$$

TXZ029-211030-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
348 PM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

DATE           10/20/14      TUE 10/21/14            WED 10/22/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 53          73          53          69          53
TEMP          74 71 62 59 57 55 59 68 72 69 62 59 56 55 58 65 68 66 60 58 56 54
DEWPT         54 54 55 54 54 52 54 52 51 51 52 53 52 52 54 56 56 55 55 55 53 52
MAX/MIN RH                   93          48          93          65          96
RH            50 55 78 83 90 90 83 57 48 53 70 80 86 90 86 73 65 68 84 90 90 93
WIND DIR      SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       2  4  4  4  4  4  4  6 10  8  6  5  4  4  8 10 10  9  8  6  5  5
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     51 46 50 53 52 51 52 53 50 52 60 64 74 85 86 88 82 76 71 66 60 55
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          50          40
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.02        0.22        0.11
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS IS IS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS IS IS                   IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS
LAL            3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2
MIXING HGT     8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7  8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  2  4  2 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S SW SW SW SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S SW
T WIND SPD     3  6  6  5  5  4 10 13 16 13  6  3  3  3  9  9  9 14  9  8 10  3
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           10/23 FRI 10/24/14 SAT 10/25/14 SUN 10/26/14 MON 10/27/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       76      53      80      54      80      52      78      50      71
TEMP          71 71 59 55 74 74 61 56 74 74 60 54 72 72 58 52 66 66
DEWPT         56 54 51 50 51 48 48 48 49 46 48 48 48 45 45 40 35 33
MIN/MAX RH         51      82      36      75      33      80      34      63      26
RH            59 55 75 83 44 40 62 74 41 37 64 80 42 38 62 63 32 29
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW      SW      SW       S      SW      SW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       0       0       0       5       5       5       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS
TSTMS         IS

$$

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 SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE
HEAT INDX...........................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 FOR ACCUMULATING 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...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       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
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIXING HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT
     EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FEET
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
AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.