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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
258 AM CST Sat Nov 25 2017

TXZ012-252200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
258 AM CST Sat Nov 25 2017

Date             Sat 11/25/17            Sun 11/26/17            Mon 11/27/17
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 Temp                 65          38          72          44          81
Temp          48 43 49 62 65 55 46 42 38 38 46 64 72 59 51 48 45 44 52 74 81 66
DewPt         35 36 36 36 35 33 33 32 33 33 35 37 37 37 37 36 36 35 34 33 33 32
Min/Max RH                   31          85          28          70          18
RH            60 76 61 38 33 43 60 67 82 82 65 37 28 44 59 63 70 70 50 22 18 28
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd      12  6  6  5  5  5  6  8  8  8 11 13 11  9  9  9 10 10 14 19 17 13
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)      3  5 14 23 14  5  5  4  4  3  2  1  2  2  6  9  7  4  5  5  8 10
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              2     2     4     4     5     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  4 <1
Vent Rate      7 <1  5 14 21 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 32 51 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 60 <1
T Wind Dir     N  N NE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  W SW SW  S
T Wind Spd    14  6 11  8  6  4  5  9  8  8 11 18 19  8  8 10 10  9 10 12 19 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 11/28/17  Wed 11/29/17  Thu 11/30/17  Fri 12/01/17
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 Temp       42    62      34    63      37    54      31    56
Temp          51   42 59 51 39   34 55 53 42   38 51 44 35   31 50 47
DewPt         33   32 30 27 28   27 27 27 27   24 23 20 19   19 21 22
Max/Min RH         67    28      75    25      59    28      61    25
RH            50   67 33 39 64   75 34 36 55   57 33 38 52   61 31 37
PWind Dir          SW     N       N    SW       W     N       W    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       5     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ016-252200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
258 AM CST Sat Nov 25 2017

Date             Sat 11/25/17            Sun 11/26/17            Mon 11/27/17
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 Temp                 65          38          72          42          79
Temp          47 41 47 60 65 57 46 42 40 39 47 64 72 60 48 45 44 42 51 71 79 65
DewPt         33 34 36 38 38 38 37 35 35 34 36 37 36 35 35 35 34 32 32 32 32 31
Min/Max RH                   38          91          27          71          18
RH            58 78 65 45 38 50 71 76 82 84 67 37 27 40 61 68 68 69 49 24 18 29
Wind Dir       N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd      12  8  6  4  5  5  5  5  6  8 11 13 11  8  9  9  9  9 13 16 13 11
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)      1  2  9 15 10  4  4  3  3  3  2  1  2  3  5  6  4  2  3  3  6  9
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              2     2     4     4     5     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  4 14 15 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 23 35 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 12 54 <1
T Wind Dir     N  N  N  E SE  E SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W SW
T Wind Spd    13  9  9  8  5  5  5  6  8  8 11 17 16  8  8 11 11  9  9 13 20  9
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 11/28/17  Wed 11/29/17  Thu 11/30/17  Fri 12/01/17
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 Temp       42    62      32    65      36    54      29    55
Temp          49   42 60 52 37   32 58 55 42   37 50 44 33   29 48 47
DewPt         32   31 28 26 27   26 26 25 25   24 23 20 19   20 21 23
Max/Min RH         65    26      78    23      60    28      68    27
RH            52   65 29 37 68   78 29 31 50   58 34 39 57   68 34 38
PWind Dir          SW     N       N    SW       W     N      SE    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     5       5     0       0     5       5     5

$$

TXZ008-252200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
258 AM CST Sat Nov 25 2017

Date             Sat 11/25/17            Sun 11/26/17            Mon 11/27/17
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 Temp                 65          42          74          43          81
Temp          52 44 51 60 65 59 50 46 44 43 51 66 74 63 52 48 45 44 53 72 81 68
DewPt         36 37 36 34 33 32 32 32 33 33 35 37 37 37 37 37 37 36 34 32 32 32
Min/Max RH                   30          72          26          74          17
RH            55 75 56 37 30 36 49 57 64 67 55 34 26 38 55 64 72 73 48 23 17 26
Wind Dir      NE  N NE NE  E  E SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd      13  6  5  4  4  4  5  5  5  5  9 12 10  6  6  6  6  6 13 18 16 13
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)      2  2 11 20 13  5  4  2  3  3  3  3  4  4  6  7  6  4  4  3  6  8
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              2     2     4     4     5     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1
Vent Rate      2 <1  5 10 18  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 26 40 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 12 34 <1
T Wind Dir    NE  N NE  E  E  E SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T Wind Spd    10  6 10  5  6  4  5  6  6  8 10 19 17  8  8  9  9 10 11 13 17  6
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 11/28/17  Wed 11/29/17  Thu 11/30/17  Fri 12/01/17
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 Temp       46    61      35    63      39    55      32    58
Temp          54   46 58 52 39   35 55 55 43   39 52 47 35   32 52 51
DewPt         33   32 30 28 28   27 27 28 28   25 23 20 20   20 21 23
Max/Min RH         58    29      72    26      61    26      61    25
RH            44   58 34 39 64   72 33 35 55   59 33 34 53   61 29 33
PWind Dir          SW     N       N    SW      NE     N       W    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       5     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ008-252200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
258 AM CST Sat Nov 25 2017

Date             Sat 11/25/17            Sun 11/26/17            Mon 11/27/17
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 Temp                 63          42          74          47          80
Temp          51 44 49 58 63 58 50 46 43 42 49 65 74 65 55 51 48 47 54 72 80 69
DewPt         36 37 36 35 34 33 33 32 33 34 36 38 38 37 37 37 36 35 34 33 32 31
Min/Max RH                   33          75          27          66          17
RH            57 76 62 42 34 38 52 60 69 72 61 36 27 36 51 59 64 64 48 24 17 25
Wind Dir       N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd      12  6  5  4  4  4  5  6  6  6 10 12 10  8  8  8  8  8 13 19 17 13
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)      2  2 10 17 11  5  4  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  6  8  6  4  4  3  6  9
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              2     2     4     4     5     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3 <1
Vent Rate      5 <1  5 10 18  2 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 29 38 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 13 40 <1
T Wind Dir     N  N NE  E  E  E SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
T Wind Spd    11  6 10  5  6  4  4  6  6  8 10 18 17  8  8  9  9 10 11 14 18  6
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 11/28/17  Wed 11/29/17  Thu 11/30/17  Fri 12/01/17
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 Temp       46    60      35    63      38    55      32    57
Temp          55   47 56 53 40   35 54 56 44   38 51 47 37   32 51 51
DewPt         33   32 30 28 28   27 27 28 28   25 23 20 20   20 21 23
Max/Min RH         59    31      72    26      61    27      60    26
RH            44   57 37 38 63   72 35 34 54   59 33 34 50   60 31 33
PWind Dir          SW     N       N    SW      NE     N       W    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     0       5     0       0     5       0     5

$$

TXZ006-252200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
258 AM CST Sat Nov 25 2017

Date             Sat 11/25/17            Sun 11/26/17            Mon 11/27/17
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 Temp                 65          37          74          38          81
Temp          48 40 47 59 65 54 46 40 39 38 47 66 74 59 49 44 40 38 49 73 81 66
DewPt         36 35 36 36 36 36 36 35 35 34 35 36 36 35 35 34 32 30 30 29 29 28
Min/Max RH                   34          92          25          76          15
RH            64 82 65 43 34 50 68 81 85 85 64 33 25 40 58 69 73 73 47 20 15 25
Wind Dir       N  N  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd      13  5  4  4  4  5  6  6  8  8  9 10  9  6  6  6  6  6 13 19 16 13
Clouds        CL CL FW FW FW CL CL FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)      1  3  9 14  9  3  5  7  6  4  5  4  4  3  7 10  8  5  4  3  7 11
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              2     2     4     4     5     5     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  2  8 21 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 12 18 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 28 <1
T Wind Dir     N  N  N SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW
T Wind Spd     9  8  4  4  6  5  5  8  9 10 11 12 12  8  8  9  8  6  5 10 16  8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO


Date               Tue 11/28/17  Wed 11/29/17  Thu 11/30/17  Fri 12/01/17
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 Temp       40    55      29    63      35    53      28    57
Temp          47   41 52 45 32   29 54 52 40   35 48 42 30   28 50 48
DewPt         28   28 26 27 26   25 28 28 27   25 22 20 19   19 21 23
Max/Min RH         62    32      85    26      67    28      68    25
RH            47   61 36 49 77   85 36 40 60   66 35 41 63   68 31 37
PWind Dir          SW     N       N    SW      NW     N       S    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     5       5     0       0     5       5     5

$$

OKZ002-252200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
258 AM CST Sat Nov 25 2017

Date             Sat 11/25/17            Sun 11/26/17            Mon 11/27/17
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 Temp                 63          35          74          40          80
Temp          45 41 44 58 63 50 41 37 35 36 44 65 74 59 48 45 42 40 48 72 80 66
DewPt         37 36 35 34 34 34 34 33 34 34 36 38 38 37 37 36 35 33 33 33 33 32
Min/Max RH                   33          99          27          80          18
RH            72 82 69 40 34 53 76 84 95 93 74 37 27 44 65 71 77 77 57 24 18 28
Wind Dir       N  N NE SE SE SE  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd       6  5  4  4  4  5  6  6  6  6  8  8  8  6  6  6  6  5 11 14 14 13
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      7  6 14 21 11  1  2  2  4  6  4  2  2  1  5  9  7  5  6  6  9 11
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              2     2     3     4     4     4     4     5     5     5
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1  2  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2 <1
Vent Rate     <1 <1  4 10 15 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 18 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 14 <1
T Wind Dir     N  N NE SE SE SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  W  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     6  8  8  5  6  5  5  8  8  9  9  9  9  8  8  8  8  6  3  2  8  5
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 11/28/17  Wed 11/29/17  Thu 11/30/17  Fri 12/01/17
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 Temp       42    56      31    60      35    53      29    57
Temp          50   43 53 46 34   31 53 48 38   35 48 40 30   29 50 47
DewPt         30   29 27 26 26   25 27 29 28   25 23 19 19   19 22 24
Max/Min RH         60    32      78    29      70    28      66    26
RH            45   57 36 46 71   78 36 47 66   66 37 42 61   66 32 40
PWind Dir          SW     N       N    SW      NE     N       W    SW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
PoP 12HR            0     5       5     0       0     5       0     5

$$

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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