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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

TXZ012-052200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

DATE             SAT 09/05/15            SUN 09/06/15            MON 09/07/15
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 TEMP                 93          67          93          68          93
TEMP          69 69 79 89 93 88 77 72 69 67 78 89 93 88 77 73 70 68 78 89 93 88
DEWPT         58 59 60 58 56 57 61 59 61 61 63 60 58 58 59 59 59 59 59 59 58 56
MIN/MAX RH                   29          81          31          73          31
RH            72 70 52 35 29 35 58 64 76 81 60 38 31 36 54 62 68 73 52 37 31 34
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       9  9 13 13 13 13 11 11 10 11 13 11 12 13  9 10 10  9 13 12 11 13
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     48 41 33 33 37 41 54 37 39 36 32 33 39 46 43 41 38 34 42 51 52 54
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.01        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     3     1     3     2     3
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  9 10  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  9 11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11  9
VENT RATE      6  3 45111143128 <1  5  5  4 45 90110117 <1 <1  5 <1 34 95116102
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD    12  6 20 14 17 18  8 10 11  9 20 11 11 14  8 11 11 10 19 11 12 13
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          TUE 09/08/15 WED 09/09/15 THU 09/10/15 FRI 09/11/15
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 TEMP       67      90      65      85      64      86      60      77
TEMP          72 67 86 85 70 65 82 81 68 64 82 81 65 60 74 73
DEWPT         59 59 57 58 63 63 64 60 63 62 62 58 61 59 58 52
MAX/MIN RH         76      34      93      45      93      41      97      45
RH            64 75 37 40 78 93 55 49 84 93 51 46 87 96 57 48
PWIND DIR           S      SW       E       E       S       S      SE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           20      30      20      20      20      20      40      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ016-052200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

DATE             SAT 09/05/15            SUN 09/06/15            MON 09/07/15
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 TEMP                 91          66          93          66          93
TEMP          67 66 76 87 91 86 75 71 68 66 77 88 93 88 76 71 68 66 77 88 93 87
DEWPT         57 56 58 58 55 55 58 57 60 61 62 59 56 56 59 59 58 59 58 57 56 55
MIN/MAX RH                   30          86          29          78          29
RH            70 70 54 37 30 35 55 62 77 86 61 38 29 34 55 66 70 78 52 35 29 34
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       5  6 13 13 13 13 10  9  9  8 11 10 10 12  9  9  8  8 12 12 10 12
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     46 45 34 34 45 50 57 42 41 35 31 35 40 46 43 40 39 39 49 59 55 51
POP 12HR                      5           5          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.01        0.08
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     2     4
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     3     3     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  4  9 10  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 10 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 10  9
VENT RATE      4 <1 63126140120  4 <1  5 <1 38 86 92 95  4  5  5  4 30100110 99
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD     9  6 20 16 16 17  8 10 11  6 17 10  9 11  9 11 11  9 17 11 12 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          TUE 09/08/15 WED 09/09/15 THU 09/10/15 FRI 09/11/15
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 TEMP       65      92      63      86      61      86      58      78
TEMP          71 65 87 86 69 63 82 81 66 61 82 80 64 58 75 73
DEWPT         59 58 52 54 60 60 61 59 62 60 58 56 60 58 57 54
MAX/MIN RH         80      28      90      41      97      38     100      45
RH            66 78 30 35 73 90 49 47 86 97 45 44 89100 54 51
PWIND DIR           S       W       E       E       S      SW      SE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR           20      20      20      20      20      20      40      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-052200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

DATE             SAT 09/05/15            SUN 09/06/15            MON 09/07/15
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 TEMP                 97          72          97          72          95
TEMP          73 73 83 93 97 92 81 77 74 72 82 93 97 92 81 77 74 72 81 91 95 90
DEWPT         60 60 61 58 55 56 61 60 61 61 63 60 58 58 61 61 61 60 60 59 58 56
MIN/MAX RH                   25          69          28          66          28
RH            63 64 48 32 25 31 51 56 65 69 53 34 28 32 51 57 64 66 49 34 29 32
WIND DIR       S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  6 10 11 12 12 11 12  9  8 10 11 10 11  9  9  8  5 11 11 11 12
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     45 44 34 33 37 41 50 38 43 37 31 31 38 46 44 43 37 31 37 42 46 50
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.02        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     3     3     3     2     4
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     3     3     2     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 10 11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11  8
VENT RATE      6  4 26133158153  8  6  5  4 38112127124 <1  5 <1 <1 26114147 84
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD    12  8 19 16 17 19 18 12 11  9 21 13 12 14  9 10  9  8 19 13 16 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          TUE 09/08/15 WED 09/09/15 THU 09/10/15 FRI 09/11/15
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 TEMP       70      93      67      86      67      88      63      78
TEMP          75 70 89 88 72 67 83 82 71 67 84 83 68 63 75 74
DEWPT         60 59 58 58 64 64 63 60 64 63 62 59 64 60 57 53
MAX/MIN RH         69      32      90      43      87      39      91      43
RH            60 69 35 37 76 90 51 47 80 87 48 45 87 90 53 47
PWIND DIR           S       W      NE       E      SE       S       E      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           20      30      20      20      20      30      40      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-052200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

DATE             SAT 09/05/15            SUN 09/06/15            MON 09/07/15
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 TEMP                 97          72          96          72          94
TEMP          73 73 83 93 97 92 81 77 74 72 82 92 96 91 81 77 74 72 81 90 94 89
DEWPT         59 59 61 59 56 56 61 59 61 61 63 60 57 58 60 60 60 60 60 59 57 55
MIN/MAX RH                   26          68          27          65          28
RH            63 62 47 32 26 31 51 54 64 68 52 34 27 33 49 56 62 65 48 35 29 32
WIND DIR       S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       8  8 11 11 12 12 12 11 10  9 10 10 10 12  8 10  8  5 11 12 11 13
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     44 44 34 33 36 42 51 38 42 37 32 32 39 46 44 43 38 33 40 47 49 51
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          20          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.06        0.02        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     3     3     3     2     4
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     3     3     2     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 10 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11  8
VENT RATE      5  4 26133150145  8  5  5  4 38108127121 <1  5 <1 <1 26114147 78
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD    11  8 19 16 17 19 18 11 11  9 21 13 12 14  8 11  9  8 19 13 16 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          TUE 09/08/15 WED 09/09/15 THU 09/10/15 FRI 09/11/15
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 TEMP       70      92      67      86      67      87      62      78
TEMP          75 70 88 87 72 67 83 82 71 67 84 82 67 62 75 74
DEWPT         60 59 58 58 63 64 63 60 64 62 62 58 63 60 57 52
MAX/MIN RH         68      32      89      43      86      39      93      43
RH            60 68 36 38 73 89 51 47 80 86 49 44 86 92 54 46
PWIND DIR           S       W      NE       E      SE       S       E      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           20      30      20      20      20      30      40      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ006-052200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

DATE             SAT 09/05/15            SUN 09/06/15            MON 09/07/15
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 TEMP                 95          66          96          65          95
TEMP          69 65 77 90 95 89 77 72 69 66 78 91 96 90 76 71 68 65 77 90 95 89
DEWPT         57 56 57 55 53 54 57 56 58 57 59 54 52 53 58 58 58 56 55 53 52 50
MIN/MAX RH                   24          73          23          73          23
RH            65 74 50 31 24 30 50 57 68 73 52 29 23 29 53 63 70 73 47 28 23 26
WIND DIR       S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       8  5 11 13 16 16 13 10  8  8 10 10 10 12 10  8  6  5  9 11 11 13
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     59 48 38 35 49 53 56 45 47 41 34 33 39 45 42 39 38 37 40 43 44 44
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.04
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                IS IS       IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     3     1     2     3
HAINES 6HR              3     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  9 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 11 12 10
VENT RATE      3 <1 17180209190  5  6  4 <1 29130144110  3  5  4 <1 11126138132
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD     6  6 12 23 21 23 11 13  9  6 16 14 13 12  6 10  8  6 12 13 13 14
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          TUE 09/08/15 WED 09/09/15 THU 09/10/15 FRI 09/11/15
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 TEMP       65      90      63      85      62      87      59      79
TEMP          71 65 86 85 68 63 81 80 67 62 83 81 65 59 76 74
DEWPT         60 55 56 56 61 61 61 57 60 59 58 55 61 57 55 50
MAX/MIN RH         75      32      92      41      90      36      93      39
RH            68 71 36 37 77 92 52 45 79 90 43 41 88 93 48 43
PWIND DIR          SW       N      NE      SE       S       W      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      20      20      20      20      30      20
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

OKZ002-052200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
355 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015

DATE             SAT 09/05/15            SUN 09/06/15            MON 09/07/15
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 TEMP                 95          68          96          67          94
TEMP          71 66 78 90 95 90 78 73 70 68 79 91 96 90 78 73 70 67 78 89 94 88
DEWPT         59 59 60 58 56 57 59 58 60 59 61 58 55 56 58 60 60 59 58 56 55 53
MIN/MAX RH                   27          73          25          76          27
RH            65 78 55 34 27 33 53 59 71 73 53 32 25 32 51 64 71 75 49 33 27 30
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       9  8 13 14 16 14 12 12 10  9 12 11  9 10  8  8  8  6  9 11 10 11
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     57 47 36 35 46 47 53 42 47 36 33 29 37 45 44 42 42 42 41 41 43 45
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          30          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                           SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     4     3     2     4
HAINES 6HR              3     2     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 11 12  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 12 12 10
VENT RATE      5  4 20179207189  5  6  5  4 20140163127  4  5  4  4 18161161152
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    11  9 14 19 20 24 11 13 11  9 14 16 14 12  9 11  9  8 14 16 16 18
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          TUE 09/08/15 WED 09/09/15 THU 09/10/15 FRI 09/11/15
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 TEMP       66      89      64      85      63      87      58      77
TEMP          72 66 85 84 69 64 81 81 67 63 83 81 64 58 74 73
DEWPT         61 59 61 59 62 62 62 60 62 62 61 59 61 57 55 52
MAX/MIN RH         80      38      93      44      97      40      97      43
RH            68 77 44 43 78 93 53 48 84 97 47 47 90 96 51 48
PWIND DIR           S       N      NE       E       S      SE      NE      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR           20      30      20      20      20      30      40      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

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
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
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 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
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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