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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
425 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ012-272200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
425 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

DATE             FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15            SUN 03/01/15
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                 18          14          33          30          43
TEMP              8 10 16 18 17 16 15 14 14 19 28 33 33 31 31 30 30 33 40 43 41
DEWPT             8  9 10 11 11 12 12 13 13 18 23 25 27 27 27 28 29 31 32 31 31
MIN/MAX RH                   67          96          71          96          62
RH               99 94 79 74 77 85 88 94 95 97 80 72 80 84 87 92 96 92 73 63 69
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NE NE NE
WIND SPD         11 13 13 13 12 13 13 11 12 12 16 19 16 13 13 12  9  4  3  8  9
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 99 97 96 94 95 95 93 91 89 87 85 83 83 75 69 63 67 70
POP 12HR                     90          30          30          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.08        0.03        0.02        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
FRZG RAIN                                             S  S  S  S  S  S        S
SLEET                                                 S  S  S  S
SNOW              D  D  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     2     3     3     2     2     2     2     3     3
MIX HGT           3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  3
VENT RATE        42 39 39 33 33 28 30 23 24 26 38 36 26 27 14  7  7  6  5 10 20
T WIND DIR        E SE  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW NW  E
T WIND SPD       16 14 14 12 14 16 17 17 18 19 21 20 19 20 16 14 14 12  5  4  9
RFTI              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
WIND CHILL        Y  Y
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y


DATE               MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15
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       28    50      41    58      23    34      17    44
TEMP          32   28 45 49 43   41 54 52 32   23 31 31 21   17 37 41
DEWPT         30   27 32 38 38   38 37 27 25   18 12 14 11   12  9 12
MAX/MIN RH        100    56      90    34      81    42      78    25
RH            94   95 61 67 82   89 53 37 76   80 44 49 62   78 30 30
PWIND DIR           E     S      SW     W      NW     N       N     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B1   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           20    20      20     5      10    20      20     5
FRZG RAIN      S    S  S
RAIN                   S
RAIN SHWRS               IS IS   IS
SNOW                                               S  S  S    S

$$

TXZ016-272200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
425 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

DATE             FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15            SUN 03/01/15
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                 20          16          37          31          48
TEMP             10 12 18 20 19 18 17 16 16 21 32 37 36 34 32 32 31 35 44 48 45
DEWPT            10 11 12 12 13 13 13 15 16 20 23 27 31 30 29 30 31 34 34 33 31
MIN/MAX RH                   72         100          67          99          54
RH               99 92 77 72 79 84 87 94100 96 71 68 82 87 87 94 99 93 69 56 58
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  E  E
WIND SPD         10 12 13 13 11 11 10  8  8 10 14 20 13 13 13 11  9  6  4  8 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 98 95 95 94 94 94 90 87 84 80 78 76 75 66 62 58 61 65
POP 12HR                     80          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.05        0.01        0.02           0
FRZG RAIN                                             S  S  S  S              S
SLEET                                                 S  S  S  S
SNOW              D  D  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     3     3
MIX HGT           3  3  3  3  3  2  2  2  1  2  2  2  2  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  1
VENT RATE        35 35 30 30 35 26 21 26 12 27 29 29 26 15  9  9  8  5  4  3  4
T WIND DIR       SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  E
T WIND SPD       16 16 13 13 16 14 16 19 13 20 21 21 19 17 19 19 18 11  9  3  4
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
WIND CHILL        Y  Y
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y


DATE               MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15
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       29    53      39    57      25    37      17    44
TEMP          34   29 47 51 42   39 53 52 33   25 34 34 22   17 37 41
DEWPT         30   29 37 40 39   36 34 25 25   20 16 15 13   13 12 13
MAX/MIN RH        100    59      91    33      82    42      83    28
RH            86   98 67 67 87   90 49 35 74   81 49 46 67   82 35 32
PWIND DIR           E     S      SW     W       W     N       N     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           20    20      20     5       5    20      20     5
FRZG RAIN      S    S  S
RAIN                   S
RAIN SHWRS               IS IS   IS
SNOW                                               S  S  S    S

$$

TXZ008-272200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
425 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

DATE             FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15            SUN 03/01/15
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                 20          16          33          31          40
TEMP             10 12 18 20 19 18 17 16 16 20 29 33 33 32 31 31 31 33 38 40 38
DEWPT             7  9 10 11 12 12 13 13 14 18 21 24 26 26 26 26 28 29 30 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   46          98          68          92          65
RH               88 86 73 68 72 79 83 87 92 92 74 69 76 80 81 84 91 86 74 65 69
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  N NE NE
WIND SPD          8 10 12 11 11 11 12 10  9 10 14 17 13 12 12 10  4  3  5  8  9
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 98 95 95 96 96 95 94 92 91 89 88 86 87 83 77 71 74 76
POP 12HR                     80          40          40          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.08        0.04        0.02        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
FRZG RAIN                                             S  S  S  S  S  S        S
SLEET                                                 S  S  S  S
SNOW              D  D  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     3     3     2     2     2     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT           4  4  4  4  4  3  3  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  1  1  2  2  3  3
VENT RATE        46 46 52 43 44 33 38 30 21 24 51 48 34 26 24 10 11 12  6 13 25
T WIND DIR        E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N NE
T WIND SPD       14 14 14 11 13 14 17 16 16 18 23 21 19 19 18 11 12  9  4  5 11
RFTI              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
WIND CHILL        Y  Y
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15
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       28    50      42    58      22    33      18    45
TEMP          31   28 45 49 44   42 54 52 31   23 30 31 22   18 38 42
DEWPT         28   25 31 37 38   37 35 26 23   16 11 12  9   10  7 10
MAX/MIN RH         92    53      84    33      78    41      71    23
RH            88   88 59 64 81   83 50 36 74   76 44 46 59   71 28 27
PWIND DIR           E     S      SW     W       N     N       N     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           20    20      20     5      10    20      20     5
FRZG RAIN      S    S  S
RAIN                   S
RAIN SHWRS               IS IS   IS
SNOW                                               S  S  S    S

$$

TXZ008-272200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
425 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

DATE             FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15            SUN 03/01/15
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                 20          16          33          30          40
TEMP             10 12 18 20 19 18 17 16 16 20 29 33 33 31 31 30 30 33 38 40 38
DEWPT             9 10 11 11 12 12 13 14 15 18 22 24 26 26 26 27 29 30 30 29 29
MIN/MAX RH                   49         100          68          96          65
RH               93 88 75 69 73 79 85 89 94 92 75 69 77 80 82 87 95 89 74 66 69
WIND DIR          E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  N NE NE
WIND SPD          9 10 12 12 11 12 12 11 10 11 14 18 13 12 12 10  4  3  5  8  9
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 98 96 96 96 96 95 93 92 90 88 87 85 86 81 75 69 72 76
POP 12HR                     80          40          30          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.08        0.03        0.02        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
FRZG RAIN                                             S  S  S  S  S  S        S
SLEET                                                 S  S  S  S
SNOW              D  D  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
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           4  4  4  4  4  2  3  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  1  1  1  2  3  3
VENT RATE        46 46 52 44 42 26 38 28 23 25 53 50 34 26 24 11 11  9  8 13 25
T WIND DIR        E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N NE
T WIND SPD       14 14 14 12 13 14 17 16 17 18 24 23 19 19 18 12 12 10  5  5 11
RFTI              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
WIND CHILL        Y  Y
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15
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       28    51      41    58      22    33      17    44
TEMP          31   28 45 49 43   41 54 52 31   22 30 30 21   17 37 41
DEWPT         28   26 32 38 39   37 36 27 24   17 11 12 10   10  8 12
MAX/MIN RH         94    54      85    34      81    42      73    24
RH            88   90 60 65 83   84 51 37 76   79 45 47 61   73 29 29
PWIND DIR           E     S      SW     W       N     N       N     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           20    20      20     5      10    20      20     5
FRZG RAIN      S    S  S
RAIN                   S
RAIN SHWRS               IS IS   IS
SNOW                                               S  S  S    S

$$

TXZ006-272200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
425 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

DATE             FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15            SUN 03/01/15
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                 20          15          34          27          36
TEMP             10 12 18 20 19 17 16 16 15 20 29 34 33 30 29 28 27 29 34 36 34
DEWPT            10 10 11 11 12 13 13 14 14 18 22 24 26 26 27 26 26 27 27 26 25
MIN/MAX RH                   70          99          66          98          68
RH               99 92 76 71 76 83 88 92 94 92 74 67 76 86 94 94 97 91 78 69 70
WIND DIR          E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N NE NE
WIND SPD         11 13 14 13 14 13 12 12 10 12 21 20 17 12 11 10  2  3 11 11 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)       100100100100 99100100 97 93 91 89 86 83 83 84 85 81 78 76 78 80
POP 12HR                     70          40          30          20          20
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.06        0.02        0.02        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
FRZG RAIN                                             S  S  S  S  S  S        S
SLEET                                                 S  S  S  S
SNOW              L  L  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     3     3     2     2     2     2     3     3     2
MIX HGT           3  3  4  4  3  3  3  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  1  1 <1  1  2  3  2
VENT RATE        36 36 49 46 40 38 43 29 30 30 51 48 29 25 14 13  6  7 11 25 17
T WIND DIR       SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW NW NE NE
T WIND SPD       13 13 16 14 14 17 19 21 23 23 23 21 21 18 16 13 13  8  8 10 12
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  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
WIND CHILL        Y  Y
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y


DATE               MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15
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       25    51      36    54      19    30      14    43
TEMP          28   25 45 49 40   36 50 48 28   19 27 27 18   14 36 40
DEWPT         25   23 34 35 36   33 31 24 22   14  9 11  9    9  9 12
MAX/MIN RH        100    54      89    34      83    43      79    27
RH            89   92 66 60 87   87 49 38 80   80 46 49 69   78 32 32
PWIND DIR           E     S      SW     W       N    NE       N     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           20    20      20     5      20    20      20     5
FRZG RAIN      S    S  S
RAIN                   S
RAIN SHWRS               IS IS   IS
SNOW                                       S    S  S  S  S    S

$$

OKZ002-272200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
425 AM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

DATE             FRI 02/27/15            SAT 02/28/15            SUN 03/01/15
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                 19          14          33          27          34
TEMP             10 12 17 19 18 16 15 15 14 19 28 33 32 30 28 28 27 29 32 34 33
DEWPT             8  9 10 11 11 12 12 13 14 17 21 23 25 25 26 26 26 26 26 25 24
MIN/MAX RH                   62          99          66          96          69
RH               93 88 74 70 74 82 87 93 99 93 74 67 75 83 90 93 95 89 77 70 71
WIND DIR          E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW  N  N NE
WIND SPD          9 11 13 13 13 11 11 11 11 13 16 17 14 11 10  9  3  4 10  9  9
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 95 89 94 98 96 93 92 92 91 91 90 89 90 84 85 86 85 85
POP 12HR                     70          50          50          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.05        0.02        0.02        0.01
FRZG DRZL                                                         S  S
FRZG RAIN                                             C  C  C  C  S  S        C
SLEET                                                 C  C  C  C
SNOW              L  L  C  C  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              2     3     3     2     2     3     3     3     3     2
MIX HGT           3  3  4  5  4  4  3  2  2  2  3  3  2  1  1  1  1  1  2  2  2
VENT RATE        39 42 56 59 56 53 40 36 26 26 48 43 30 13 11 12  9  7  6 24 22
T WIND DIR        E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW  N NE
T WIND SPD       14 16 16 14 16 17 18 20 19 19 21 19 17 14 12 13  9  8  3 12 12
RFTI              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
WIND CHILL        Y  Y
WINTER WEATH      Y  Y  Y  Y


DATE               MON 03/02/15  TUE 03/03/15  WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15
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       25    49      38    54      17    29      15    43
TEMP          27   25 43 47 41   38 50 48 26   18 26 27 18   15 36 40
DEWPT         23   22 29 36 37   35 36 26 19   12  8  9  9    8  6 13
MAX/MIN RH         93    52      89    38      80    42      75    25
RH            86   89 58 65 86   88 59 42 74   79 46 47 66   74 28 33
PWIND DIR           E     S      SW     W       N     N      NW     W
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   SC FW FW
POP 12HR           30    20      20     5      20    20      20     5
FRZG RAIN      C    C  S
RAIN                   S
RAIN SHWRS               IS IS   IS
SNOW                                       S    S  S  S  S    S

$$

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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