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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
215 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ012-231000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
215 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX TEMP                 29          38          22          49          29
TEMP          52 43 36 33 31 28 30 36 38 32 28 25 24 22 27 42 49 42 36 33 31 29
DEWPT         23 26 29 32 21 20 20 19 19 19 19 20 17 15 13 11 13 15 17 20 19 18
MAX/MIN RH                   71          46          80          23          68
RH            32 44 55 63 66 71 65 50 46 59 70 80 74 74 55 28 23 33 46 58 62 65
WIND DIR       N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      16  5  6  8 11 13 23 32 31 24 20 16 13 12 12 12 11  9 10 11 13 13
CLOUDS        B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     61 79 88 97 80 63 68 72 71 69 56 43 25  6  7  7  5  3  6  9 16 22
POP 12HR                     50           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC
SNOW                    C  C
SNOWSHWRS           SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT        8  3 <1  6  5  1  2  7  8  6  5  4  2 <1 <1  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    158 24  5 39 86 15 30210225198153116 35  6  7 86 88  3 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NW NW  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  S SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    24  9 10  8 21 17 23 34 34 37 39 37 26 12 16 21 18  5  8  9  9 11
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     62      29    42      22    44      25    51      28    48
TEMP          54 50 36   29 39 35 26   22 39 37 29   25 45 43 33   28 43 37
DEWPT         21 22 25   19 17 17 18   17 18 17 21   19 16 15 18   19 14 20
MIN/MAX RH       21      66    36      83    35      75    24      68    29
RH            27 33 62   66 40 48 71   82 43 45 70   75 32 32 52   68 31 49
PWIND DIR        SW       W     N       N     W      SW    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ016-231000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
215 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX TEMP                 27          38          20          49          29
TEMP          53 43 35 32 29 26 28 35 38 31 26 24 22 20 25 42 49 42 36 33 31 29
DEWPT         24 26 27 28 20 19 18 17 17 16 16 15 14 12 14 15 15 15 17 19 19 19
MAX/MIN RH                   74          42          75          26          67
RH            31 41 55 63 69 74 66 48 42 54 65 69 71 72 61 33 26 34 46 56 61 64
WIND DIR       N NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      10  4  6 10 13 12 21 31 29 23 19 14 13 10 10 10 10  9 11 12 13 13
CLOUDS        B1 B2 OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     66 87 90 93 81 68 68 67 59 51 39 27 17  7  8  8  6  3  6  8 16 23
POP 12HR                     70           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.13           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS NM
SNOW                 L  L  L
SNOWSHWRS        NM
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT        7  5  3  2  2  2 <1  7  7  6  3  1 <1 <1 <1  5  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     63 20 36 20 28 27  4189182171 87 20  9  5  5 72 70 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NW SE  E NE NE  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    10  4 13 14 16 20  8 33 32 35 33 23 20 10 10 18 16  6  8 10 11 14
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     59      27    42      20    44      25    52      28    49
TEMP          52 47 34   27 38 34 25   20 38 37 29   25 45 43 33   28 44 37
DEWPT         21 20 22   18 17 17 17   17 19 17 18   18 13 13 15   18 11 11
MIN/MAX RH       22      68    35      91    35      74    21      65    21
RH            29 33 60   68 41 48 70   88 46 42 63   74 27 29 48   65 26 33
PWIND DIR        SW       W     N       E    SW      SW    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW   FW SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5      10     5       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ008-231000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
215 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX TEMP                 32          39          24          50          30
TEMP          54 45 39 36 33 31 32 37 39 33 29 27 26 24 29 44 50 43 37 34 32 30
DEWPT         23 22 24 26 22 21 20 20 20 20 20 20 17 14 13 12 12 13 16 18 18 18
MAX/MIN RH                   67          46          75          21          65
RH            30 41 52 60 63 67 62 50 46 58 69 75 69 66 51 27 21 30 43 53 57 62
WIND DIR      NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      16  5  6  8 11 16 24 31 31 24 20 14 13 11 11 11 10  8  9  9 11 12
CLOUDS        B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     58 71 79 86 70 54 65 77 73 69 57 46 26  6  7  7  6  4  7 10 15 20
POP 12HR                     40           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC
SNOW                    C  C
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     4     4     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT        9 <1 <1 <1  4 <1 <1  8  8  6  4  3  1 <1 <1  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    196  3  2  3 88  7  7225225192124 86 16  5  4 81 90  3 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW  N  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N NW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    26  5  4  5 25 16 16 34 34 36 35 32 18 10  9 20 17  5  5  6  6  9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     63      31    44      22    46      27    52      29    50
TEMP          55 51 38   31 41 36 27   22 40 39 31   27 46 44 34   29 45 39
DEWPT         21 20 22   18 16 16 16   16 17 17 18   19 17 15 19   19 20 20
MIN/MAX RH       20      60    33      78    32      70    25      66    31
RH            26 29 54   60 37 45 64   77 40 41 59   70 32 32 54   66 37 47
PWIND DIR        SW       W     N       N     W      SW    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ008-231000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
215 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX TEMP                 31          38          23          50          29
TEMP          53 44 37 34 32 29 31 36 38 32 28 26 25 23 28 43 50 42 36 33 31 29
DEWPT         23 24 26 27 22 21 20 19 20 20 20 20 17 14 13 12 13 13 16 18 19 19
MAX/MIN RH                   69          46          77          23          70
RH            30 43 53 62 64 69 63 49 47 61 71 77 71 68 53 28 23 31 44 55 62 67
WIND DIR      NW  N NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      16  5  6  8 11 16 25 33 31 24 20 16 13 11 11 11 10  8  9 10 11 12
CLOUDS        B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     59 74 82 90 73 56 66 76 71 65 55 44 25  6  7  7  6  4  7 10 15 20
POP 12HR                     40           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC
SNOW                    C  C
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     4     4     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT        9 <1 <1 <1  5  1 <1  8  8  6  4  3  1 <1 <1  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    196  3  2  3 95 14  7225233198120 84 16  5  4 77 90 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W NW NW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    26  5  4  5 24 16 16 34 35 37 34 32 18 10  9 19 17  5  5  6  6  9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO CL CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     63      30    43      22    45      26    51      29    48
TEMP          55 51 37   30 40 35 26   22 39 38 30   26 45 43 34   29 43 37
DEWPT         22 21 22   19 17 17 16   16 18 17 19   18 18 17 18   19 20 21
MIN/MAX RH       20      62    35      81    33      71    26      67    33
RH            28 30 55   62 38 47 66   78 42 42 61   71 32 34 53   67 38 50
PWIND DIR        SW       W     N       N     W      SW    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ006-231000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
215 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX TEMP                 25          37          17          49          25
TEMP          52 42 34 31 28 25 27 34 37 30 24 21 19 17 23 41 49 40 33 30 28 25
DEWPT         23 24 25 25 19 18 17 17 16 15 14 14 12 10  9  9 11 13 15 17 17 17
MAX/MIN RH                   74          41          74          21          74
RH            32 45 57 64 68 74 67 49 42 53 65 72 73 73 55 26 21 33 47 57 63 71
WIND DIR       N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      14  5 10 13 13 21 27 33 31 24 20 16 13 10 10 10 10  9  9  9 10 11
CLOUDS        B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC
CLOUDS(%)     62 78 83 88 70 52 58 63 57 50 39 27 17  7  8  8  7  5  9 12 20 28
POP 12HR                     60           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS NM
SNOW                 L  C  C
SNOWSHWRS        NM
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT        8  7  5  1  2 <1 <1  7  7  4  3  2 <1 <1 <1  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    184 82 25  7 21  4  5237264147 95 39  6 <1 <1 74 66 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NW  N  N NW  N NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  W NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    26 12  5  8 16  8 10 41 42 39 35 28 12  8  8 16 13  6  6  6  6  6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  1  3  4  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     58      26    39      18    44      22    50      24    44
TEMP          50 46 33   26 36 31 22   18 38 36 27   22 43 41 29   24 39 33
DEWPT         20 21 18   18 15 15 14   14 15 13 14   14 13 13 15   15 15 16
MIN/MAX RH       23      71    37      84    30      71    22      68    32
RH            30 36 55   71 42 50 70   84 40 39 58   71 29 32 56   68 38 49
PWIND DIR        SW      NW     N       N     W      SW    SW      NW    NW
WIND CHAR       15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       0     0       0     5

$$

OKZ002-231000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
215 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

MIN/MAX TEMP                 27          38          21          50          27
TEMP          53 43 36 32 30 27 29 35 38 32 27 25 23 21 26 43 50 42 35 32 29 27
DEWPT         23 22 24 25 19 18 19 21 20 18 18 17 15 12 12 12 12 13 15 17 18 18
MAX/MIN RH                   71          46          73          21          72
RH            31 44 54 60 63 68 66 55 47 57 68 72 71 68 55 27 21 30 43 54 62 67
WIND DIR      NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD      17  6 11 13 14 21 28 33 31 24 21 17 14 12 11 10  9  6  8  9  9  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     56 56 58 60 56 51 67 83 76 68 57 44 26  7  8  8  6  4  8 12 18 24
POP 12HR                     20           5           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS
SNOW                    S  S
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT        8 <1 <1 <1  1 <1 <1  7  7  4  3  3 <1 <1 <1  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    218  3 <1 <1 14  5 10243228111 93 75  9  6  7 64 65 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  N NW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD    29  5  5  6 16 11 23 41 40 35 35 34 19 12 16 18 14  5  6  5  5  4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  2  4  4  4  3  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

MAX/MIN TEMP     60      28    41      20    45      24    49      25    46
TEMP          52 48 35   28 38 33 24   20 39 37 28   24 43 40 30   25 41 35
DEWPT         22 22 22   19 18 16 16   16 18 15 17   16 18 17 20   19 20 20
MIN/MAX RH       23      69    38      88    32      75    28      78    36
RH            31 35 58   69 44 49 71   84 42 40 62   72 36 39 64   77 44 54
PWIND DIR        SW      NW     N      NW     W      SW    SW      NW     N
WIND CHAR       15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       0     0       5     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)...........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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