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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
412 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

TXZ024-062230-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
412 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

DATE             FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN 05/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      87          57          85          59          87
TEMP          58 55 66 80 86 84 73 67 62 59 68 79 84 83 73 68 64 61 70 81 86 84
DEWPT         46 46 48 44 43 42 46 47 48 46 48 46 42 42 43 45 48 50 51 36 22 18
MIN/MAX RH                   21          62          23          67           9
RH            64 72 53 28 22 23 38 49 60 62 49 31 23 23 34 43 56 67 51 20  9  9
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD       5  5 13 18 20 20 18 16 12 12 19 16 21 21 12 12  9 10 10 23 31 25
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      6 30 28 35 27 19 35 50 67 52 62 42 48 43 53 61 63 40 51 15 20 17
POP 12HR                      0           5          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.05           0
RAIN SHWRS                                      C  C  C  C  C  C        S  S
TSTMS                                           C  C  C  C  C  C        S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     3     1     2
HAINES                  5     4     4     3     4     4     4     4     5     4
MIX HGT              7500  8000  3800   300  4200 10700  6900   400  8700 16800
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             17    26    17     9    20    25    24     8    17    34
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  2  7  7
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EX EX


DATE          MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            57      84      58      87      57      83      54      81
TEMP          66 59 78 81 67 60 81 84 66 59 77 80 63 56 75 79
DEWPT         29 35 36 35 38 40 43 39 41 47 47 44 48 48 47 47
MAX/MIN RH
RH            25 40 22 19 34 48 26 20 40 64 34 28 58 74 37 33
PWIND DIR          SW       W       W       W      SW       N      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$

TXZ026-062230-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
412 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

DATE             FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN 05/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      88          58          86          60          89
TEMP          61 58 68 81 87 85 74 68 63 60 69 80 85 84 74 69 65 62 72 82 88 86
DEWPT         47 48 51 50 48 48 50 49 50 49 50 49 49 49 54 57 57 57 57 43 31 28
MIN/MAX RH                   26          67          29          84          12
RH            60 69 54 34 26 28 43 51 62 67 51 34 29 30 50 66 75 84 59 25 13 12
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       6  5 10 13 16 16 13 12  9  9 16 17 19 19 12 11 11 13 13 20 31 28
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC B1 FW
CLOUDS(%)      7 36 36 40 29 19 25 31 54 52 59 45 59 44 66 59 64 43 66 29 51 18
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.04        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     2     3     3     1     3
HAINES                  4     5     5     4     4     4     4     4     5     4
MIX HGT              6500  7800  3400   100  5100  5500  3700   400  4200 13700
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             13    23    14     6    20    28    23     8    14    32
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  5  5
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CH CH


DATE          MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            58      87      59      89      59      85      56      82
TEMP          68 60 81 84 68 61 82 86 68 61 79 82 65 58 76 80
DEWPT         38 40 37 36 40 42 44 41 50 49 49 46 50 49 48 48
MAX/MIN RH
RH            33 47 21 18 36 49 26 21 52 65 35 28 58 72 37 33
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW       W       S       N      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$

TXZ043-062230-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
412 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

DATE             FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN 05/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      89          62          86          64          90
TEMP          63 59 70 82 88 86 76 70 66 64 72 81 85 84 76 72 68 66 75 84 89 87
DEWPT         47 49 52 47 45 45 48 49 50 49 51 51 52 52 55 57 58 59 59 51 40 38
MIN/MAX RH                   22          58          32          77          18
RH            57 69 53 29 22 24 37 46 56 58 48 35 32 33 47 59 69 77 58 32 18 18
WIND DIR      SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S SE SE  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD       5  5 12 13 16 16  9 11 10 10 18 17 19 17 12  9 12 11 18 19 21 21
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      6 29 34 34 29 23 32 40 63 48 63 66 69 56 67 52 65 45 56 27 47 45
POP 12HR                      0          10          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS                                      C  C  S  S  S  S              S
TSTMS                                           C  C  S  S  S  S              S
OBVIS                                                                  BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     3     1     1
HAINES                  3     5     5     3     5     4     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT              6400  7900  3300   200  4000  5400  2900  1000  6200 13300
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             17    23    14     6    21    25    23    17    20    32
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL


DATE          MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            61      87      61      93      62      89      58      86
TEMP          70 63 81 84 70 63 86 90 72 64 83 86 68 60 80 84
DEWPT         47 48 35 30 34 37 40 33 48 52 47 46 52 52 50 49
MAX/MIN RH
RH            43 58 19 14 26 38 20 14 44 64 29 26 58 74 35 30
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW      SW      SW      NW      NE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR           20      10       5       5       5       5      20      10

$$

TXZ035-062230-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
412 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

DATE             FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN 05/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      87          57          86          59          86
TEMP          60 57 67 80 86 84 73 67 62 59 69 80 85 83 73 68 64 61 70 80 85 83
DEWPT         37 40 42 38 37 36 40 42 45 45 48 44 40 39 39 41 44 46 48 34 22 18
MIN/MAX RH                   17          60          20          58           9
RH            42 53 40 22 18 18 30 40 54 60 47 28 20 21 29 37 48 58 45 19 10  9
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD       9  5 17 21 21 23 19 18 14 12 19 17 23 26 12 10  5 10 16 29 31 31
CLOUDS        CL SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      5 27 33 22 24 26 39 51 68 43 57 44 56 46 63 52 65 38 31  7 15 22
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.13           0
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                           S  S  C  C  C  C
OBVIS                                                                  BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     3     4     5     4     4     5     5     5
MIX HGT              6200  7800  4700   400  4700 14600  9500  1400 12200 15200
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S    SW     S     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             23    28    23    14    20    29    21    14    21    39
RFTI           0  0  0  2  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  0  0  0  0  0  4  7  7
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO CL EX EX


DATE          MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            56      84      58      89      57      84      54      82
TEMP          65 58 78 81 67 60 82 86 67 59 78 81 63 56 76 80
DEWPT         27 33 32 31 34 38 37 31 36 44 41 38 41 44 45 42
MAX/MIN RH
RH            24 39 19 16 29 44 20 14 32 57 27 21 44 64 33 26
PWIND DIR          SW       W       W       W      SW      NE       E       E
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$

TXZ031-062230-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
412 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

DATE             FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN 05/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      89          60          87          60          91
TEMP          62 59 69 82 88 86 75 69 65 62 71 81 86 85 75 69 65 62 73 84 90 88
DEWPT         48 49 52 49 48 47 50 50 50 49 50 49 49 49 54 57 57 57 57 43 31 27
MIN/MAX RH                   25          62          28          83          11
RH            60 71 55 33 25 27 41 50 58 62 47 33 28 30 49 65 75 83 58 24 12 11
WIND DIR      SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW
WIND SPD       6  5  9 13 16 16 14 12 10 10 16 17 19 18 10  9 11 13 13 21 33 27
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 FW SC FW
CLOUDS(%)      7 33 35 39 29 19 29 38 56 55 57 47 60 45 62 60 65 40 65 21 43 18
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.04           0
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  C  C  C  C        S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     3     1     2
HAINES                  4     5     5     3     4     4     3     4     4     4
MIX HGT              6400  7900  3300   200  4600  5500  3700   500  5100 15300
T WIND DIR              S     S    SE     S     S     S     S     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD             12    23    16     8    21    27    24    11    18    33
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  5  6
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CH CH


DATE          MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            59      87      61      92      59      87      56      84
TEMP          69 61 81 84 70 63 85 89 69 61 81 84 66 58 78 82
DEWPT         37 41 36 36 38 41 43 41 49 50 49 46 49 49 50 48
MAX/MIN RH
RH            31 48 20 18 31 45 24 19 50 66 34 27 55 72 37 31
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW       W      SW       N      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20       5       5       5       5       5      10      10

$$

TXZ029-062230-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
412 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

DATE             FRI 05/06/16            SAT 05/07/16            SUN 05/08/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19

MAX/MIN                      86          56          83          53          83
TEMP          57 54 65 79 85 83 72 65 61 58 67 77 82 80 69 63 58 55 65 76 82 80
DEWPT         40 40 42 38 35 36 42 43 45 44 48 44 39 39 37 37 42 45 47 34 22 19
MIN/MAX RH                   17          59          22          69          10
RH            53 59 43 23 17 19 34 45 56 59 50 31 22 23 31 38 55 69 52 22 11 10
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD       5  4 16 19 20 21 19 17 13 12 18 16 23 23 12 12  6 11 12 26 29 26
CLOUDS        CL SC SC SC FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)      5 26 28 26 23 20 33 45 63 38 55 35 47 38 49 52 61 36 30  9 12 23
POP 12HR                      0          10          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.07           0
RAIN SHWRS                                      S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                           S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                                                                  BD BD
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     1     1
HAINES                  5     5     3     3     4     4     4     4     4     5
MIX HGT              7600  8000  4600   500  5000 14300  9100   500 11800 15800
T WIND DIR              S     S     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             23    29    25    17    23    31    19    11    20    36
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  0  0  0  4  6  6
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO CL CH CH


DATE          MON 05/09/16 TUE 05/10/16 WED 05/11/16 THU 05/12/16
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MIN/MAX            53      81      55      86      54      81      51      80
TEMP          62 55 75 78 64 57 79 83 64 56 75 78 61 53 74 77
DEWPT         28 34 34 34 36 39 39 34 38 44 43 41 42 44 45 45
MAX/MIN RH
RH            27 45 22 20 35 51 24 17 38 64 32 27 49 71 35 32
PWIND DIR          SW       W       W       W       S       N       E       E
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       5       5      10      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 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...
       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(FT 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).....................PASQUILL 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
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



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