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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
331 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

TXZ012-242200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
331 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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 TEMP                 83          59          68          50          67
TEMP          64 59 69 79 83 78 68 64 61 59 63 66 68 64 57 54 52 50 57 64 67 63
DEWPT         59 59 58 54 51 54 57 59 58 57 50 44 43 42 45 43 43 38 37 33 34 33
MIN/MAX RH                   33          93          40          71          29
RH            84100 68 42 33 43 68 84 90 93 62 45 40 45 64 66 71 63 47 31 29 32
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  E  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       9  8  8 10 13 11 10  6  8 14 23 23 20 14 12 11 10 10 12 13 11 10
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1
CLOUDS(%)     67 65 48 47 46 32 42 49 64 79 84 82 81 72 62 62 58 63 53 58 42 51
POP 12HR                     30          40          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 3     2     4     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     2     2     2     2     2     2     4     4     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  4  6  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  5  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5  5  4
VENT RATE      8  2 14 46108 56 <1 <1 <1 <1 41 65104 70 <1 <1 <1 <1 35 50 55 28
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD    18  4 10 14 20 18  8  5  3  4 31 29 26 23  4  5  4  4 16 12 12  9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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 TEMP       45      73      51      78      57      79      59      81
TEMP          49 45 68 69 55 51 73 74 61 57 75 75 63 59 77 74
DEWPT         38 39 37 41 46 47 50 54 55 55 58 58 59 57 58 55
MAX/MIN RH         79      29      86      40      93      49      93      42
RH            66 79 32 36 72 86 44 50 81 93 55 55 87 93 52 51
PWIND DIR           N      SW       S      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       5      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS

$$

TXZ016-242200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
331 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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 TEMP                 82          55          67          48          64
TEMP          59 53 65 77 82 77 65 60 57 55 60 65 67 63 55 52 50 48 55 61 64 60
DEWPT         55 50 45 40 40 43 49 50 51 52 47 43 42 42 43 41 42 38 37 33 35 34
MIN/MAX RH                   22          90          41          73          33
RH            83 88 47 26 22 30 56 69 79 90 61 46 41 46 64 66 73 68 52 35 35 38
WIND DIR      SW  W  W  W SW SW  S  S  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       5  5  8  8 10  8  5  4  8 14 24 24 20 14 13 11 10 10 13 13 11  8
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     26 25 24 23 21 10 19 36 54 77 82 82 79 75 67 64 65 71 71 74 64 67
POP 12HR                     20          30          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS       IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS       IS IS IS IS SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     2     2     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1 <1  7 10  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  3  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5  5  4
VENT RATE     <1 <1  2 63130 96 <1 <1  1 <1 41 70 69 84  3 <1 <1 <1 48 63 60 32
T WIND DIR     W  W NW SW SW SW  S  S NW  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E  E
T WIND SPD     5  5  3 10 14 13  5  3  2  5 31 32 26 24  6  5  5  5 18 16 13  9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  3  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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 TEMP       45      71      50      77      55      78      57      81
TEMP          49 45 67 67 54 50 72 73 59 55 74 74 61 57 77 74
DEWPT         39 39 38 44 46 47 52 54 55 55 57 58 58 57 56 54
MAX/MIN RH         79      33      91      43     100      49      98      41
RH            67 79 34 43 76 91 49 51 87100 55 56 90 98 48 50
PWIND DIR           N      SW      SW      SW       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       5      20      10       5
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS

$$

TXZ008-242200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
331 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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 TEMP                 84          60          71          51          70
TEMP          67 63 72 80 84 79 69 65 62 60 65 69 71 67 58 55 53 51 59 67 70 66
DEWPT         61 60 56 56 56 56 61 61 59 56 48 43 42 41 44 40 41 36 36 31 33 32
MIN/MAX RH                   38          90          35          65          25
RH            80 90 59 43 38 46 75 87 90 86 54 39 36 39 58 57 65 57 42 26 25 28
WIND DIR      SW SW  W  S  S  S SE SE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       9  6  5  8 10  9  8  5  6 13 20 21 18 13 11  9  8  8  8 10  9  8
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     68 64 50 48 50 35 42 49 62 68 77 77 68 61 52 49 40 44 29 40 26 39
POP 12HR                     30          30          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 3     2     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     2     2     2     2     2     3     4     4     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  6  7  3 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  6  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  6  4
VENT RATE      9  6 12114127 51  4 <1 <1  2 55 88120 68  2 <1 <1 <1 14 50 50 18
T WIND DIR     S SW SW  S  S  S  S SE  E  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N NW NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD    19 13  8 21 21 19  8  3  1  5 31 28 24 19  4  4  5  5 10 12 10  5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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 TEMP       48      76      53      80      59      81      62      83
TEMP          52 48 71 71 58 53 75 76 63 59 77 77 66 62 79 76
DEWPT         37 39 37 40 46 47 50 53 55 55 58 58 59 59 58 56
MAX/MIN RH         71      26      80      37      87      45      90      41
RH            57 71 29 32 63 80 41 44 75 87 51 52 79 90 48 49
PWIND DIR           N      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5       5      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-242200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
331 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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 TEMP                 84          60          70          51          69
TEMP          66 61 70 80 84 79 69 65 62 60 64 68 70 66 58 55 53 51 58 66 69 65
DEWPT         61 59 56 55 55 54 60 60 59 56 48 43 42 41 44 40 41 36 36 32 33 32
MIN/MAX RH                   37          92          36          66          26
RH            83 92 60 42 37 43 75 86 92 88 56 40 36 40 59 58 66 57 44 28 26 29
WIND DIR       S SW  W  S  S  S SE SE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       9  6  5  8 10  9  9  5  6 14 21 21 18 13 11  9  8  8  8 10  9  8
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     65 59 45 42 44 30 40 45 59 68 77 76 68 62 53 50 43 46 32 43 28 41
POP 12HR                     30          30          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 3     2     3     3     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     2     2     2     2     2     3     4     4     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  6  7  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  6  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  6  4
VENT RATE      8  5  9108133 60  5 <1 <1  3 56 86116 68  2  2 <1 <1 14 50 50 21
T WIND DIR     S SW SW  S  S  S SE SE  E  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N NW NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD    18 11  5 20 21 19 10  4  0  5 32 27 24 19  4  4  5  5 10 12 10  6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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 TEMP       48      76      53      80      59      81      61      82
TEMP          52 48 71 71 58 53 75 76 63 59 77 77 65 61 78 75
DEWPT         37 39 38 40 46 47 51 53 55 55 58 58 60 59 59 56
MAX/MIN RH         71      27      80      38      87      46      93      43
RH            56 71 31 32 65 80 43 45 75 87 53 53 84 93 52 52
PWIND DIR           N      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5       5      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ006-242200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
331 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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 TEMP                 82          52          70          46          69
TEMP          59 53 65 77 82 76 63 58 55 52 59 67 70 65 55 51 48 46 55 65 69 64
DEWPT         53 48 44 34 34 36 41 48 48 45 41 36 35 36 38 36 37 33 33 27 30 30
MIN/MAX RH                   18          77          28          65          23
RH            77 82 46 21 18 23 44 68 76 76 50 32 28 34 53 57 65 60 44 24 23 28
WIND DIR      SW  W  N  S  S  S  S NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD       5  5  6  9 12  9  6  4 11 23 24 23 20 14 11  8  8  8  9 10  8  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     13 16 11  7  8  6 10 28 45 51 59 59 54 42 38 37 26 28 28 33 18 39
POP 12HR                     10          20           5           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                        IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     3     3     2     2     2     2     3     4     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  7 10  7 <1 <1 <1  1  2  4  5  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  5  6  5
VENT RATE     <1 <1 10 81170101 <1 <1 <1 25 53113104 72 <1 <1 <1 <1 16 50 50 23
T WIND DIR     W  W NE  S SW  S SE SE NW  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N NW NE NE NE  E
T WIND SPD     5  4  6 13 19 16  3  2  5 28 29 29 23 18  4  5  5  6  6 12 10  5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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 TEMP       42      76      50      80      56      81      57      82
TEMP          47 42 70 71 55 50 75 75 61 56 77 76 62 57 78 74
DEWPT         36 36 33 39 43 44 48 52 54 53 54 55 56 55 52 50
MAX/MIN RH         79      23      80      35      90      41      94      34
RH            65 79 25 31 65 80 39 44 78 90 45 48 83 94 40 43
PWIND DIR           N      SW      SW      SW       S      SW       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       5       0       5       5      20      20       5
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-242200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
331 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

DATE             SAT 09/24/16            SUN 09/25/16            MON 09/26/16
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 TEMP                 84          55          72          46          73
TEMP          63 58 69 80 84 78 66 61 58 55 62 69 72 67 56 51 48 46 57 68 73 68
DEWPT         59 54 45 41 45 49 55 57 54 48 42 38 37 36 38 35 37 33 32 29 29 30
MIN/MAX RH                   24          91          28          65          19
RH            82 84 41 25 26 36 68 87 87 77 48 32 28 32 51 54 65 61 39 23 19 24
WIND DIR      SW  W  N  S  S  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE
WIND SPD      10  5  8  4  9  9  8  6 11 21 21 21 18 13  9  8  6  6  6  8  6  8
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     50 30 22 16 21 17 31 35 48 48 58 47 30 33 22 24 16 18 13 16  7 23
POP 12HR                     20          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 2     1     2     2     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  6 10  5 <1 <1 <1  2  2  5  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  5  6  5
VENT RATE      7  3 20 50152 95  7 <1 <1 58 46130108 63 <1 <1 <1 <1  8 35 33 14
T WIND DIR     S NW  N  S  S  S  S  S  N  N  N  N NE NE  N  N NW NW  E NE NE SE
T WIND SPD    16  5  9 10 18 21 16  4  4 33 26 29 20 16  5  5  6  6  4  8  6  3
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 09/27/16 WED 09/28/16 THU 09/29/16 FRI 09/30/16
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 TEMP       47      79      50      83      57      83      59      84
TEMP          52 47 74 73 56 50 77 78 62 57 79 78 64 59 80 76
DEWPT         35 36 33 37 42 44 48 49 53 54 56 56 58 56 55 54
MAX/MIN RH         64      20      79      31      90      40      90      37
RH            52 64 22 27 59 79 36 37 72 90 45 47 81 90 43 46
PWIND DIR           W      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       5       5      20      20      10
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS IS 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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