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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
356 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

TXZ012-172200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
356 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

Date             Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17            Mon 06/19/17
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                106          63          84          59          88
Temp          73 67 88100105102 85 76 67 63 70 80 84 82 71 65 62 60 73 83 88 86
DewPt         55 49 43 38 35 36 40 44 54 54 51 49 47 47 47 48 49 50 53 50 50 49
Min/Max RH                    9          71          28          73          26
RH            53 51 21 12  9 10 21 31 63 71 50 34 28 30 43 54 64 71 51 32 27 28
Wind Dir       S SW  W  N  S  S  S  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S  S SE
Wind Spd       9  6  6  5  9 10  8 21 28 20 19 17 13 12  6  8  6  6  9  9 10 12
Clouds        FW FW CL CL CL FW FW CL SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC FW CL FW
Clouds(%)      8  6  4  1  5  9 13  5 41 57 33 33 30 17 10 49 53 40 48 20  5 14
PoP 12HR                      0           5           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
Rain Shwrs                                                 IS IS
Tstms                                                      IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     4     3     2     4     4     3
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1 14 18 17 <1 <1  2  3  4  5  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  7  8  7
Vent Rate     <1 <1  4 70144119 <1 <1 78 68 91 81 78 50 <1 <1 <1 <1 21 42 64 77
T Wind Dir     S SW  W SW SW SW  E  W NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  S  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     9  8  8  5  9  8  4  3 44 31 29 20 14 10  4  3  1  3  6  6  9 12
RFTI           0  0  0  2  3  3  0  1  4  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL CL CL NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                    Y  Y  Y


Date          Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17 Fri 06/23/17
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      96      71     100      72     103      72      99
Temp          73 67 91 94 77 72 96 97 79 73 98100 80 73 95 96
DewPt         53 57 60 53 56 58 54 50 51 53 50 44 49 51 51 49
Max/Min RH         69      25      63      19      51      14      48      19
RH            50 69 34 25 48 61 24 21 38 50 20 15 34 46 23 20
PWind Dir          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S      NW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      20       5      10       0       5       5
Rain Shwrs                IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS

$$

TXZ016-172200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
356 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

Date             Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17            Mon 06/19/17
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                105          60          85          57          91
Temp          64 63 87100104102 84 75 65 60 70 78 84 83 70 64 60 57 72 83 90 90
DewPt         30 29 38 31 23 21 28 32 50 50 49 47 46 47 48 50 50 50 53 52 52 51
Min/Max RH                    5          69          26          78          26
RH            27 28 18  9  6  6 13 20 58 69 46 33 27 28 45 60 67 77 53 34 28 27
Wind Dir      SW  W NW NW  W  W NW  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd       6  5 10  6  6  8  6 17 31 26 24 18 12 13  6  9  6  8 10  8  8 10
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL SC B1 FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)      5  4  3  1  1  4  6  4 32 56 22 24 19 16 12 28 36 42 26 17  7 11
PoP 12HR                      0           5           5          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     3     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  1 16 18 17 <1 <1  1  3  4  5  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  7  8  8
Vent Rate     <1 <1 12 96158132 <1 <1 26 96 95 90 66 50  2 <1 <1 <1 25 35 48 68
T Wind Dir    SW  W NW  W  W  W  W  W  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     6  6 13  6 10  9  4  5 29 36 31 20 13 11  4  4  3  3  8  5  6 10
RFTI           0  0  0  3  4  4  1  0  4  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO CL CL CL EL NO CL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                    Y  Y  Y


Date          Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17 Fri 06/23/17
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       66      98      69     101      69     104      69     101
Temp          73 67 92 96 76 70 96 98 78 70 98102 79 69 97 98
DewPt         53 56 56 50 52 54 49 45 51 51 46 38 43 47 43 44
Max/Min RH         69      21      59      16      53      11      46      14
RH            50 69 30 21 42 57 21 17 39 52 17 11 28 46 16 16
PWind Dir           S       S       S       S       S      SW      SW      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC
PoP 12HR           10      10      10       5      10       0       5       5

$$

TXZ008-172200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
356 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

Date             Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17            Mon 06/19/17
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                108          67          86          62          90
Temp          77 71 89103108105 89 78 71 67 74 81 85 85 75 69 65 63 76 84 90 88
DewPt         57 55 50 44 38 39 45 51 56 54 53 49 47 47 48 49 50 51 53 49 49 48
Min/Max RH                   10          65          26          67          24
RH            51 56 26 14 10 11 22 40 61 63 49 33 27 27 40 50 59 65 46 31 26 25
Wind Dir       S SW  W NE SE SE SE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  4  4  6  8  9  8 20 24 16 14 13 11 10  6  6  4  4  8  9 10 11
Clouds        FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B2 SC FW FW SC FW B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     12 22  4  2  2  5  7 35 63 72 27 24 15 27 20 55 56 36 35 12  8 14
PoP 12HR                      0          10           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
Rain Shwrs                                                 IS IS
Tstms                                                      IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     3     2     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt       <1 <1 <1 15 18 17 <1 <1  3  2  4  7  7  6  4 <1 <1 <1  4  8  9  9
Vent Rate     <1 <1  2 75126 99 <1 <1113 47 88104 85 48 18  2 <1 <1 24 56 92111
T Wind Dir     S SW  W SW SW SW SE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE  S  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     5  3  4  5  8  6  6  4 42 26 24 18 14  9  5  3  2  4  6  8 11 14
RFTI           0  0  0  1  3  2  0  1  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL CL EL NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                    Y  Y  Y


Date          Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17 Fri 06/23/17
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       69      98      74     102      75     105      76     101
Temp          75 70 93 96 80 74 97 99 82 75 99102 84 76 97 98
DewPt         52 56 59 55 57 59 55 51 53 54 51 46 50 52 52 50
Max/Min RH         62      25      60      19      49      15      44      19
RH            45 62 33 25 45 59 25 20 37 49 20 15 31 44 23 20
PWind Dir           S       S       S       S       S      SW       S      NW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      20       5      10       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs                IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS

$$

TXZ008-172200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
356 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

Date             Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17            Mon 06/19/17
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                107          66          85          61          89
Temp          74 69 86100106104 89 76 69 66 72 79 84 84 73 67 63 62 72 82 88 88
DewPt         56 53 51 45 38 39 44 50 56 54 53 49 47 47 48 49 49 51 53 50 50 48
Min/Max RH                   10          67          27          69          25
RH            53 57 28 15 10 10 21 40 62 66 51 35 28 28 41 52 62 67 50 33 27 26
Wind Dir       S SW  W NE SE  S SE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  4  5  5  6  8  8 21 25 16 16 13 11 10  6  8  4  5  8  8 10 11
Clouds        FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 FW FW FW SC FW B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     10 18  3  2  2 11  8 30 59 65 23 22 18 26 20 53 54 32 35 11  6 16
PoP 12HR                      0          10           5          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
Rain Shwrs                                                 IS IS
Tstms                                                      IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     3     2     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  1 15 18 17 <1 <1  3  3  4  5  7  6  2 <1 <1 <1  4  8  9  8
Vent Rate     <1 <1  4 60123 94 <1 <1114 60 88 75 78 48  8  2  1 <1 28 53 81 96
T Wind Dir     S SW NW SW SW SW SE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E NE NE  S  S  S  S  S
T Wind Spd     5  3  4  4  8  5  5  4 43 27 25 17 13  9  5  3  2  3  8  8 10 13
RFTI           0  0  0  1  3  3  0  2  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL CL CL NO EL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                    Y  Y  Y


Date          Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17 Fri 06/23/17
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       68      97      73     101      74     104      74     100
Temp          74 69 92 96 79 74 95 99 81 74 98102 83 74 95 98
DewPt         52 56 60 54 57 59 55 50 53 54 51 45 50 52 52 50
Max/Min RH         64      25      61      19      50      15      45      19
RH            46 64 34 25 46 59 25 20 38 50 20 15 32 45 24 20
PWind Dir           S       S       S       S       S      SW       S      NW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      20       5      10       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs                IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS

$$

TXZ006-172200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
356 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

Date             Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17            Mon 06/19/17
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                105          62          85          58          92
Temp          67 63 88100105102 85 73 66 62 72 79 83 83 71 66 62 59 75 84 91 90
DewPt         47 45 44 40 35 31 38 50 52 50 46 44 43 44 46 48 49 49 52 51 50 49
Min/Max RH                    9          68          23          72          23
RH            49 53 22 13  9  9 19 44 61 66 40 29 24 26 41 51 63 70 45 32 25 25
Wind Dir      NW NW  N NE  E SE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       5  5  9  9  8  6 11 33 26 17 16 12 10 10  6  8  5  5 10 11  9 10
Clouds        FW CL CL CL FW CL CL B1 SC B1 FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW CL FW
Clouds(%)      7  2  5  2 10  4  5 53 49 59 23 14 15 36 43 43 26 39 15 15  3 15
PoP 12HR                      0          10           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     3     2     2     2     2     2
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  2 16 17 16 <1 <1  3  2  6  6  6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  8  8  8
Vent Rate     <1 <1 24 54 34 31 <1 13 77 44127 96 52 30  2 <1 <1 <1 44 75 84 80
T Wind Dir     W NW NW  W  W  N  N NE  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SW SW SW SW  S
T Wind Spd     4  6 13  3  2  2  6 26 34 25 26 18 10  6  4  3  2  3 12 11 11 11
RFTI           0  0  0  1  3  4  0  4  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO EL CL CL NO CL CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                    Y  Y  Y


Date          Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17 Fri 06/23/17
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       64      99      67     102      68     104      69      99
Temp          72 65 92 97 76 68 97 99 78 69 99102 80 70 96 97
DewPt         51 55 57 49 56 55 51 44 53 53 47 39 44 47 48 45
Max/Min RH         69      20      64      15      59      11      45      17
RH            47 69 31 20 49 62 22 15 42 57 18 12 28 44 20 17
PWind Dir           S      SW       S      SW       S      SW      SW       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      10      20       5      10       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs                IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS

$$

OKZ002-172200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
356 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

Date             Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17            Mon 06/19/17
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                105          63          85          59          90
Temp          69 67 88100104102 85 71 66 63 73 78 84 84 72 66 61 60 74 83 89 89
DewPt         54 53 55 52 47 43 50 57 56 54 52 46 44 45 45 47 48 49 52 51 51 50
Min/Max RH                   14          76          24          69          25
RH            59 63 33 20 15 14 30 62 72 74 48 32 25 26 39 51 61 67 46 32 27 27
Wind Dir      SW  W  N NE  E  E NE  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd       4  4  5  8  6  5 19 27 17 12 11  9  9  8  5  5  5  5 10 11 10 11
Clouds        FW FW FW FW FW CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)     17 23  9  6  8  3 45 55 69 58 26 16 25  7 28 49 65 36 16 18 20 19
PoP 12HR                      0          20           0          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                   IS IS
Tstms                        IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     2     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     5     4     2     2     3     3     2     2
Mix Hgt       <1 <1  1 13 17 14 <1  3  3  3  5  5  6  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 10  9
Vent Rate     <1 <1  7 64102 42 <1 88 60 53 81 59 60 37  1 <1 <1 <1 17119112108
T Wind Dir    SW  W NW  W  W SW  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N SE NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
T Wind Spd     5  4  8  4  6  3  9 40 27 24 20 13 11  6  2  1  3  5 11 16 12 13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  1  0  3  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category NO NO NO NO EL EL NO CL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                    Y  Y  Y


Date          Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17 Fri 06/23/17
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       66      98      69     102      70     104      71      99
Temp          73 67 92 96 77 70 96100 77 71 97102 80 71 94 97
DewPt         51 55 60 54 58 58 56 51 55 55 53 46 51 52 54 50
Max/Min RH         65      24      66      19      59      15      51      20
RH            46 65 35 25 52 64 26 19 46 57 23 15 36 51 26 21
PWind Dir           S       S       S       S       S      SW       S       N
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW
PoP 12HR           10      20      20       5      10       5       5       5
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)...........20ft Wind Direction
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20ft 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
       Snow Shwrs......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 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
Avg Clouds(CAT).....................Average Cloud Cover Category
PoP 12HR(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
Weather...
     See Day 1 through 3 Weather Descriptions



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