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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
306 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

TXZ012-171000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
306 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE           04/16/14      THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14            SAT
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                 40          57          39          72          49
TEMP          71 70 55 48 43 40 47 54 57 55 47 43 41 39 53 66 72 69 59 55 51 49
DEWPT         18 21 24 27 28 30 31 33 34 34 36 38 38 37 39 41 41 41 44 46 47 48
MAX/MIN RH                   67          42          92          33          96
RH            13 15 30 44 55 67 53 45 42 45 65 82 89 92 59 40 33 36 57 72 86 96
WIND DIR      NE  E  E NE NE  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      12 17 18 19 19 18 17 14 13 10  9 10 10 10 13 17 16 14 14 13 13 12
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     45 53 60 66 69 72 69 65 55 45 41 36 43 50 51 52 53 54 57 59 71 82
POP 12HR                     20          30           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.01           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS SC SC                                           SC
TSTMS                                                                        SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES 6HR              6     5     3     4     4     2     3     4     4     4
MIX HGT       16 17  3  1  1  2  3  4  5  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  6  4 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    124182 68 19 12 42 69 63 45 35  3 <1 <1 <1 22 99 99 76  7  7  6 <1
T WIND DIR     W SE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     9 12 31 21 13 24 26 20 11  8  5  6  6  5 12 20 20 21 14 14 13 10
RFTI           1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/19 SUN 04/20/14 MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14
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       74      51      75      49      76      51      82      52      84
TEMP          69 71 57 51 70 72 55 49 71 73 57 51 76 79 59 52 78 81
DEWPT         47 47 48 48 46 43 45 46 43 40 43 45 43 41 46 50 40 29
MIN/MAX RH         38      89      33      89      28      80      24      93      15
RH            45 42 72 89 42 35 69 89 36 30 59 80 31 26 62 93 26 15
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW      NE       E      SE       S      SE       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 FW
POP 12HR           30      30      10      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS

$$

TXZ016-171000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
306 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE           04/16/14      THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14            SAT
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                 39          61          40          72          48
TEMP          75 72 55 48 43 39 48 57 61 59 49 45 42 40 53 66 72 69 58 54 50 48
DEWPT         14 14 19 25 29 33 33 34 34 34 37 39 40 40 43 46 45 43 46 48 48 48
MAX/MIN RH                   79          37         100          36         100
RH            10 11 24 40 57 79 56 43 37 40 64 81 95100 69 48 38 38 63 80 93100
WIND DIR      NW  E NE NE NE  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9  6 14 21 21 21 18 14 12  9 10  8  9  9 12 16 17 18 14 12 12 12
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)     45 53 60 66 63 59 56 53 45 37 38 38 46 54 51 48 52 55 57 59 70 80
POP 12HR                     20          10           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS             IS IS                                           IS IS SC
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3
HAINES 6HR              6     6     3     3     3     3     4     5     5     3
MIX HGT       18 19  2  2  2  3  4  4  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  5  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    234222 48 36 44 70 84 64 78 35 <1 <1 <1 <1 30 76 81 95  6 10  6  4
T WIND DIR     W SW NE NE  N NE NE NE  N NE  E SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD    14 13 27 20 25 32 27 18 14  8  6  6  6  6 17 21 20 21 13 23 13  9
RFTI           3  2  0  2  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY CL EL NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/19 SUN 04/20/14 MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14
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       73      46      74      47      76      49      83      49      82
TEMP          68 70 53 46 69 71 54 47 70 73 55 49 76 79 57 49 76 79
DEWPT         48 45 45 45 42 39 42 45 43 41 43 45 40 35 41 48 36 23
MIN/MAX RH         38      96      29      93      28      86      18      96      13
RH            49 41 74 96 37 31 64 93 38 31 64 86 27 20 55 96 24 13
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      NW      NE       E       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR           30      30      10      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS SC IS
TSTMS         SC IS SC IS

$$

TXZ008-171000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
306 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE           04/16/14      THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14            SAT
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                 40          60          43          74          52
TEMP          73 70 55 48 43 40 48 56 60 58 50 47 45 43 56 68 74 72 62 57 54 52
DEWPT         18 20 24 28 29 30 33 35 35 34 36 38 38 38 40 42 42 41 44 47 48 49
MAX/MIN RH                   68          38          81          30          90
RH            12 15 30 46 58 68 56 46 39 41 58 71 76 81 55 38 32 33 52 68 81 90
WIND DIR      NE  E NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 16 14 13 13 13 13 13 11  8  8  9  8  6 11 14 14 13 14 16 14 13
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)     49 59 65 70 75 80 76 70 59 47 43 38 43 47 50 53 52 51 58 64 67 70
POP 12HR                     30          30           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.08           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC SC SC                                           SC
TSTMS                                                                        SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES 6HR              4     3     2     4     4     2     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT       12  8  1  1  2  3  4  4  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  7  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     36136 22 16 32 65 84 75 55 44  2 <1 <1 <1 22 94117114  9  7  6  5
T WIND DIR    SE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  E SE  S SW  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     3 18 20 18 19 29 27 20 11  9  4  5  5  4 12 19 20 23 20 14 13 11
RFTI           2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/19 SUN 04/20/14 MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14
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       78      54      77      52      77      55      81      56      81
TEMP          73 75 60 54 73 74 58 52 72 74 60 55 76 78 62 56 76 78
DEWPT         49 48 49 50 48 46 47 48 45 42 44 47 45 44 50 55 44 33
MIN/MAX RH         35      84      35      85      30      73      27      96      19
RH            43 38 67 84 42 37 66 85 38 32 54 73 33 30 64 96 32 19
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW      NE       E      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      30      10      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS

$$

TXZ008-171000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
306 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE           04/16/14      THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14            SAT
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                 39          60          43          73          51
TEMP          72 69 54 47 42 39 48 56 60 58 50 47 45 43 55 67 73 71 61 56 53 51
DEWPT         19 20 24 29 30 31 33 35 35 34 36 38 38 38 40 42 42 41 44 47 48 49
MAX/MIN RH                   73          38          82          31          93
RH            13 15 31 48 61 73 57 46 38 40 58 71 76 82 57 40 33 34 53 72 83 93
WIND DIR      NE  E NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      14 17 16 14 13 13 13 13 11  8  8  9  9  8 12 14 14 14 14 16 14 13
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)     49 59 65 70 75 79 74 69 58 46 42 38 43 48 50 52 52 52 58 63 68 72
POP 12HR                     30          30           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.06           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       IS IS SC SC SC SC                                           SC
TSTMS                                                                        SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2
HAINES 6HR              4     3     2     4     4     2     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT       13  8  2  2  2  3  4  4  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     25143 32 27 36 67 84 72 50 42  2 <1 <1 <1 24 99117100  7  7  6  5
T WIND DIR     S  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE SE  S SW  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     2 20 23 20 20 29 27 20 10  8  4  5  5  4 13 20 20 23 14 14 13 11
RFTI           1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/19 SUN 04/20/14 MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14
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       77      54      76      51      77      55      81      56      82
TEMP          72 74 60 54 72 73 57 51 72 74 60 55 76 78 62 56 77 79
DEWPT         48 47 48 49 47 45 46 48 44 41 44 47 45 43 48 53 42 31
MIN/MAX RH         36      83      34      87      28      76      27      91      18
RH            43 39 66 83 41 37 66 87 37 30 55 76 33 29 61 91 30 18
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW      NE       E      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      30      10      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS

$$

TXZ006-171000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
306 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE           04/16/14      THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14            SAT
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                 37          58          37          74          47
TEMP          72 69 53 46 41 37 46 54 58 56 46 42 39 37 52 67 74 71 59 54 50 47
DEWPT         21 21 26 31 30 30 31 33 33 33 36 38 37 36 38 40 39 38 41 44 45 46
MAX/MIN RH                   75          39          98          28          96
RH            14 17 35 55 65 75 56 45 39 42 68 87 94 98 59 37 28 30 51 69 83 96
WIND DIR      NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      14 18 21 26 23 19 16 13 12 11 10  8 10 11 14 18 20 21 19 14 13 12
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)     57 69 73 77 77 76 69 62 51 39 41 42 46 50 48 45 46 47 55 62 67 71
POP 12HR                     40          20           0           5          20
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.01           0           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC IS IS                                     IS IS IS
TSTMS                                                                  IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     2     2     3     3     4     4     3     3
MIX HGT       10  7  4  4  4  3  4  6  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     67124104115102 78 77 83 60 35  3 <1 <1 <1 40 96110121  6  7  6  4
T WIND DIR     E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     8 21 29 35 33 29 25 17 11  8  5  8  9  9 23 27 23 25 12 14 13  9
RFTI           1  0  2  3  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY EL NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/19 SUN 04/20/14 MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14
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      45      73      45      75      48      80      48      83
TEMP          70 72 53 45 68 70 52 45 69 72 54 48 74 76 56 48 76 79
DEWPT         43 43 43 43 42 41 42 43 41 39 42 45 40 35 40 46 35 24
MIN/MAX RH         31      93      31      93      28      88      20      93      13
RH            38 36 70 93 39 35 69 93 36 30 64 88 29 22 55 93 22 13
PWIND DIR          SW       W       N      NE      SE       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 FW FW
POP 12HR           20      30      10      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC IS

$$

OKZ002-171000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
306 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

DATE           04/16/14      THU 04/17/14            FRI 04/18/14            SAT
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                 38          58          38          75          50
TEMP          72 69 53 47 41 38 46 54 58 56 47 43 40 38 53 68 75 72 61 56 52 50
DEWPT         23 24 28 31 31 32 34 35 35 34 36 38 38 37 39 41 41 41 44 47 48 49
MAX/MIN RH                   79          40          96          29          96
RH            16 18 37 54 67 79 63 48 42 43 65 82 92 96 59 37 29 33 53 73 87 96
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD      16 14 17 19 17 13 13 13 11  8  8  8  9 10 13 16 16 14 16 17 16 14
CLOUDS        B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     59 70 75 79 83 86 78 69 57 45 44 42 44 46 48 49 47 44 55 65 62 58
POP 12HR                     50          30           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.15        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS       SC SC SC SC SC SC                                           IS
TSTMS                                                                        IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     2     2     3     3     2     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT        8  8  4  4  3  3  3  5  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  7  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    103113 74104 83 55 50 63 42 35  3 <1 <1 <1 34113130132  6  7  9  6
T WIND DIR    NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 17 24 29 31 25 18 16  8  8  5  6  6  6 19 26 23 25 13 16 20 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           04/19 SUN 04/20/14 MON 04/21/14 TUE 04/22/14 WED 04/23/14
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      50      75      47      76      50      80      51      82
TEMP          71 73 56 50 70 72 54 47 70 73 56 50 74 77 58 51 76 79
DEWPT         48 46 47 48 47 46 46 46 43 41 43 46 45 44 46 49 41 33
MIN/MAX RH         36      94      36      96      29      86      28      93      18
RH            44 38 72 94 44 39 74 96 38 31 62 86 35 31 64 93 28 19
PWIND DIR           S      SW      NW      NE      SE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         15>     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 FW
POP 12HR           20      30      10      10      10      10      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC IS
TSTMS         IS IS SC 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
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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