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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

TXZ012-232200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DATE             SAT 07/23/16            SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16
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                100          72          98          72          95
TEMP          74 71 84 95100 97 84 78 74 72 84 94 98 95 83 78 74 72 83 91 95 92
DEWPT         56 55 55 54 53 51 53 55 57 58 57 56 56 55 58 60 60 60 59 58 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   20          61          24          66          28
RH            52 57 37 25 21 21 34 45 55 61 40 28 25 26 43 54 62 66 44 33 28 30
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD      10 10 12 13 13 13 13 12 11  9 10 10 11 12 11  9  8  5  5  5  9 11
CLOUDS        CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      2  6  7  7 10 13 22 30 30 29 29 29 38 46 55 63 64 65 61 57 59 60
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.03        0.03
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     1     2     2     2     2
HAINES 6HR              5     5     4     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  7  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 10 11 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  5 11 11 10
VENT RATE     <1 <1 51 98111120 <1 <1 <1 <1 35 67 77 84  5 <1  5  3 10 77 99110
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SE  S  S SE SE  S  W  E  E  E  E
T WIND SPD    10  8 19 16 14 18  9  9  9  8 16  8  8  9 10 10 10  5  2  8 10 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 07/26/16 WED 07/27/16 THU 07/28/16 FRI 07/29/16
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       71      94      71      95      69      93      69      93
TEMP          76 71 90 91 76 71 91 92 75 69 89 90 74 69 89 90
DEWPT         61 62 61 59 61 62 60 60 63 62 62 58 62 61 59 57
MAX/MIN RH         73      32      73      31      78      32      76      31
RH            60 73 38 34 60 73 36 34 66 78 41 34 66 76 37 33
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      10      20      30      20      30      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC

$$

TXZ016-232200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DATE             SAT 07/23/16            SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16
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                 99          69          97          67          93
TEMP          71 67 82 94 99 96 82 76 71 69 82 93 97 94 80 74 69 67 79 89 93 90
DEWPT         55 55 54 53 51 48 51 54 55 56 56 55 54 52 55 57 58 59 58 56 56 55
MIN/MAX RH                   19          63          23          75          28
RH            58 65 38 25 20 20 34 46 57 63 41 28 24 24 43 56 68 75 49 33 29 31
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S SW  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD       9  9 11 13 13 13 12 11 10  9 10 11 11 10  9  8  6  4  5  6  9 10
CLOUDS        CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      4  4  8 12 15 18 23 28 30 32 34 36 42 47 52 57 58 58 55 52 55 57
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.02        0.03
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     2     2     2     2     2
HAINES 6HR              3     3     4     4     3     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  9  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  9 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  9 11  9
VENT RATE     <1 <1 45 85 81 96 <1 <1 <1 <1 38 90 84 77 <1 <1  2  3 25 72 95102
T WIND DIR     S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  S  S  E SE  S  E  E  E
T WIND SPD    12  9 20 11 10 13  9 11  9  8 17 11  8  8  6  5  3  6  5  9 10 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 07/26/16 WED 07/27/16 THU 07/28/16 FRI 07/29/16
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       67      92      67      93      67      93      66      92
TEMP          73 67 88 89 73 67 89 90 73 67 89 90 72 66 88 89
DEWPT         58 61 58 57 61 61 60 59 63 61 59 57 60 59 57 55
MAX/MIN RH         81      31      81      32      81      31      77      30
RH            59 81 36 34 66 81 38 35 71 81 38 33 66 77 35 31
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           20      30      10      20      30      20      20      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS SC SC       IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS SC SC       IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC

$$

TXZ008-232200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DATE             SAT 07/23/16            SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16
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                102          76         100          75          97
TEMP          78 75 87 98102 99 87 82 78 76 87 96100 97 86 81 77 75 85 93 97 94
DEWPT         58 57 57 56 54 52 55 57 58 59 58 57 56 55 58 61 62 62 61 60 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   20          57          23          64          29
RH            48 54 35 24 20 21 34 43 51 57 38 27 23 25 39 51 60 64 45 33 29 31
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD       8  8 10 12 13 13 12 11  9  6  8  8  9 10  9  8  5  4  4  5  8 10
CLOUDS        CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      4  9 10 11 15 18 26 33 32 30 30 29 39 48 58 67 67 66 63 60 60 60
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.03        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     2     2
HAINES 6HR              5     5     4     3     3     3     3     2     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  8  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 10 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3 10  9
VENT RATE     <1 <1 45113119128 <1 <1 <1 <1 38 50 60 66 <1 <1 <1 <1  8 16 67 90
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S SE SW  W NE  E  E
T WIND SPD    10  6 20 17 16 18  9 12  8  5 17  5  5  6  8 10  3  3  4  5  8 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 07/26/16 WED 07/27/16 THU 07/28/16 FRI 07/29/16
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       73      96      73      97      72      96      72      95
TEMP          78 73 92 93 78 73 93 94 78 72 92 93 77 72 91 92
DEWPT         62 64 62 60 63 63 62 60 64 64 63 59 63 63 61 57
MAX/MIN RH         72      32      71      30      76      30      72      29
RH            58 72 37 33 59 71 36 32 63 76 39 32 62 72 37 31
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      10      20      30      20      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-232200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DATE             SAT 07/23/16            SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16
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                102          76         100          74          96
TEMP          78 75 87 98102 99 87 82 78 76 87 96100 97 85 80 76 74 84 92 96 93
DEWPT         57 57 57 56 54 52 54 56 58 59 58 57 56 55 58 61 62 62 61 60 59 58
MIN/MAX RH                   20          56          24          66          29
RH            49 55 36 25 20 21 33 41 50 56 38 28 24 25 40 52 62 66 46 34 29 31
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD       9  9 11 13 13 13 12 11  9  6  8  9 10 10  9  8  5  4  4  5  8 10
CLOUDS        CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      4  9 11 12 16 19 26 33 32 31 30 29 40 51 60 68 68 67 64 60 60 60
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.04        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                                     IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                          IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     2     2
HAINES 6HR              5     5     4     3     3     3     3     3     2     2
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  8  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 10 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6 10  9
VENT RATE     <1 <1 45105111125 <1  3 <1 <1 38 50 63 66  4  5  2  3  7 28 67 90
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE SE SE SW  W NE  E  E
T WIND SPD     9  6 20 16 14 17  9 11  8  5 17  5  5  6  9 11  3  5  4  5  8 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 07/26/16 WED 07/27/16 THU 07/28/16 FRI 07/29/16
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       73      95      73      97      72      95      72      95
TEMP          78 73 91 93 78 73 93 94 78 72 91 92 77 72 91 92
DEWPT         62 64 63 60 62 63 62 60 64 64 63 59 63 62 61 58
MAX/MIN RH         73      33      71      30      76      31      72      30
RH            58 73 39 33 58 71 36 32 63 76 40 33 63 72 37 32
PWIND DIR          SE       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      10      20      30      20      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS       IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ006-232200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DATE             SAT 07/23/16            SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16
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                102          69          98          68          95
TEMP          71 67 83 96102 98 83 76 72 69 82 93 98 95 81 75 70 68 80 91 95 92
DEWPT         55 55 54 52 50 48 52 55 56 57 56 55 54 52 55 58 59 60 59 57 57 56
MIN/MAX RH                   17          66          22          76          27
RH            58 64 36 23 18 18 34 48 57 66 41 28 23 23 41 55 68 76 49 32 28 30
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD       6  9 12 14 13 13 11  8  8  6  9 10 10 10  9  8  6  4  5  6  9 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     14 19 19 19 29 38 49 60 57 54 50 46 56 65 66 66 66 65 65 65 63 61
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.01        0.09        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                        IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     2     1     1     2     3     3     2     2
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  8 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6 12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 10 11  9
VENT RATE     <1 <1 42136132124 <1  6  1 <1 22 38 36 58  3 <1  1 <1 13 60 88 85
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S SW  S SE  S SW SW SW  S SW  S  E SE  N  S  W SE SE SE
T WIND SPD     9  8 24 20 13 14  9 12  3  3 12  6  3  5  5  6  2  3  5  6  9 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 07/26/16 WED 07/27/16 THU 07/28/16 FRI 07/29/16
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       67      94      68      96      66      96      67      94
TEMP          73 67 90 91 74 68 91 93 73 66 91 93 73 67 90 91
DEWPT         61 61 57 55 60 60 58 57 61 61 58 54 60 60 56 54
MAX/MIN RH         80      28      77      27      84      25      78      27
RH            66 80 33 30 63 77 32 30 67 84 33 27 64 78 32 29
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S      SW       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      20      10      20      20      20      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS

$$

OKZ002-232200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
319 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

DATE             SAT 07/23/16            SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16
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                103          71         100          70          96
TEMP          75 71 86 98103 99 84 78 74 71 84 95100 97 83 77 72 70 82 92 96 93
DEWPT         59 57 56 55 54 52 55 57 58 59 59 58 57 56 59 61 62 62 62 61 60 59
MIN/MAX RH                   19          65          24          76          30
RH            57 61 36 24 20 21 37 48 57 65 42 29 24 26 44 59 71 76 50 35 30 32
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SW  S SE SE SE
WIND SPD       9  9 12 14 13 13 11  9  8  6  8  9  9  9  8  6  5  4  5  5  8 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     19 21 22 23 29 34 48 61 58 54 52 50 57 64 71 77 72 67 63 58 62 66
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.06        0.03
RAIN SHWRS                   IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
TSTMS                        IS IS             IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     2     3     3     2     2
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     2     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 11 12  9
VENT RATE     <1 <1 42144140126 <1  6 <1 <1 22 48 50 31 <1 <1 <1 <1 27 77104108
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S SW  S SW SW SW  S SE SE SE SW  W  E  E SE
T WIND SPD     9  8 24 20 16 16 10 12  5  5 11  4  4  8  4  4  4  3 10  8 10 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 07/26/16 WED 07/27/16 THU 07/28/16 FRI 07/29/16
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       70      96      71      97      68      96      70      94
TEMP          76 70 92 93 77 71 93 94 74 68 92 93 76 70 90 91
DEWPT         63 63 61 59 63 63 61 59 64 63 62 58 63 63 62 59
MAX/MIN RH         78      30      76      29      84      29      78      31
RH            64 78 35 32 62 76 35 31 70 84 37 31 64 78 39 33
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      20      20      20      30      20      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS 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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