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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
401 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

TXZ012-162200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

Date             Fri 06/16/17            Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17
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                100          67         105          63          83
Temp             67 80 93 99 97 82 75 70 68 88 99104102 84 75 66 63 71 78 82 81
DewPt            60 58 48 40 38 43 49 50 48 44 41 35 35 41 45 53 54 54 52 49 50
Min/Max RH                   12          51           9          72          31
RH               78 47 21 13 13 25 39 48 48 22 13 10 10 22 35 62 72 56 39 31 34
Wind Dir         SW  W  W  W NW  E SE  S SW  W SW  S  S SE  E NE NE NE NE NE  E
Wind Spd         10 10  6  8  6  8  8  8  6  5  6  8 11  8 16 23 24 21 14 12 17
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW CL CL FW CL FW SC B1 SC FW FW SC
Clouds(%)         2  1  1  1  3 21  3 11  9  8  0  1  9  2 15 32 54 44 22 20 34
PoP 12HR                      0           0           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     6     6     6     6     6     3
Mix Hgt          <1  2 16 18 16 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 17 19 17 <1 <1  2  3  4  5  5  5
Vent Rate        <1 17224228140 <1 <1 <1 <1  7 66 93119 <1 <1 51 78 95 90 63 50
T Wind Dir       SW  W  W  W  W  E SE  S SW  W SW SW SW SE SE NE NE NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd       10 12 16 14 10  3  8  9  6  8  4  5  8  8  4 39 35 31 23 16 12
RFTI              0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  3  0  0  2  3  1  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO NO EL CL EL NO NO NO
Heat                                            Y  Y  Y


Date          Mon 06/19/17 Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17
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       61      90      68      98      72     100      72     101
Temp          67 62 84 88 74 69 93 96 79 73 96 98 79 72 96 99
DewPt         51 53 56 57 58 60 55 50 52 54 51 46 50 53 49 42
Max/Min RH         75      33      76      21      54      17      51      14
RH            56 73 39 35 59 73 27 21 39 52 22 17 36 51 20 15
PWind Dir           E      SE      SE       S       S       S       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
PoP 12HR           10       0      10      10      10       5      10       5

$$

TXZ016-162200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

Date             Fri 06/16/17            Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17
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                102          63         104          60          83
Temp             65 83 98101100 83 74 69 64 88 99103101 82 73 65 60 69 77 82 82
DewPt            54 44 31 20 21 29 33 33 35 38 31 26 26 32 38 45 49 51 48 48 47
Min/Max RH                    5          34           6          65          28
RH               67 26 10  5  6 14 22 27 34 18  9  7  7 17 27 48 65 53 36 29 30
Wind Dir         SW  W NW  W NW  N  W SW  W  W NW SW SW SE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E
Wind Spd          8 10  8 10  9  5  3  4  5  5  6  4  8  4  8 28 26 25 16 12 17
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW SC
Clouds(%)         1  2  1  1  1  6  1  3  1 17  2  0  5  2  7 14 48 38 23 13 26
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
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     6     6     6     6     4
Mix Hgt          <1  1 17 19 17 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 16 18 17 <1 <1  1  3  3  4  4  4
Vent Rate        <1 11215241182 <1 <1 <1 <1  7 64 72 83 <1 <1 26 73 75 76 52 48
T Wind Dir       SW  W  W  W  W  N  W SW  W  W  W  W SW  W NW NE NE NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd        9 12 14 14 12  4  1  4  6  8  4  4  5  3  6 29 33 28 21 14 13
RFTI              0  0  3  4  4  1  0  0  0  0  3  4  4  0  0  4  3  3  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO CL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO CL CL CL NO NO CL CL CL NO NO NO
Heat                       Y                    Y  Y  Y


Date          Mon 06/19/17 Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17
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       61      92      66      99      70     101      69     102
Temp          67 62 85 91 73 67 93 97 77 70 96 99 78 70 98100
DewPt         50 53 56 53 56 56 51 45 50 52 47 42 48 51 46 39
Max/Min RH         73      27      71      16      53      14      52      12
RH            55 73 37 27 56 69 24 17 38 52 19 14 35 51 17 13
PWind Dir           E       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
PoP 12HR           10       0      10      10      10       5      10       0

$$

TXZ008-162200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

Date             Fri 06/16/17            Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17
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                102          71         106          67          85
Temp             69 82 95101100 87 79 75 72 88101105104 88 79 71 67 73 80 84 84
DewPt            62 60 53 45 43 46 53 55 53 53 45 40 39 45 50 55 54 55 51 49 51
Min/Max RH                   13          54          11          66          30
RH               78 49 25 15 15 24 40 50 51 30 16 11 11 23 37 58 66 54 38 30 33
Wind Dir         SW SW  W NW NW  E  S  S SW  W  N  S  S SE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
Wind Spd          5  6  4  6  6  6  5  4  4  4  5  6  8  9 16 21 18 16 12 11 13
Clouds           CL CL CL CL FW FW SC CL CL FW CL CL CL FW SC B1 B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         3  1  1  2  8 11 30  2  2  6  1  1  5  6 29 54 62 42 26 17 32
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     3
Mix Hgt          <1  2  4 16 15 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 17 18 17 <1 <1  3  4  4  6  6  5
Vent Rate        <1 13  8144118 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 68 90117 <1 <1 83124 90 88 66 55
T Wind Dir       SW  W SW  W  W  E  S  S  W NW  W SW SW  S NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd        4  9  2 10  9  2  8  6  5  6  4  5  8  8  4 37 35 25 18 13 12
RFTI              0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  2  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO EL EL EL NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                                            Y  Y  Y


Date          Mon 06/19/17 Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17
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       63      92      70     100      74     103      76     104
Temp          69 64 86 91 76 71 94 98 82 75 98100 84 77 99101
DewPt         52 53 55 57 59 61 56 51 54 55 52 48 52 54 50 45
Max/Min RH         72      30      73      21      51      17      47      15
RH            55 68 35 32 56 71 28 21 38 50 21 17 34 45 20 15
PWind Dir          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW
PoP 12HR           20       5      10      10      10       5      10       5
Rain Shwrs    IS IS
Tstms         IS IS

$$

TXZ008-162200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

Date             Fri 06/16/17            Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17
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                101          69         105          65          84
Temp             68 79 92100100 86 77 73 70 84 98104102 87 77 69 65 70 78 83 83
DewPt            62 60 53 46 44 46 52 54 52 52 46 40 39 45 49 54 54 55 52 50 52
Min/Max RH                   14          55          11          68          31
RH               80 51 26 16 15 25 40 51 52 31 16 11 11 23 38 60 68 57 40 31 34
Wind Dir         SW  W NW NW NW  E SE SW SW  W  N  S  S SE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
Wind Spd          6  8  4  5  5  8  6  4  4  4  5  6  6  8 14 21 19 16 12 11 13
Clouds           CL CL CL CL FW FW SC CL CL FW CL CL FW CL SC SC B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         3  1  1  2 13 11 27  2  5  8  0  2  6  5 29 50 62 42 26 18 34
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Rain Shwrs                                                                   IS
Tstms                                                                        IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     6     3
Mix Hgt          <1  2  5 16 15 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 17 18 17 <1 <1  3  4  4  6  6  5
Vent Rate        <1 12 20140120 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 66105116 <1 <1 84124 88 88 66 59
T Wind Dir       SW  W  W  W  W  E SE  S  W  W  W SW SW SE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E
T Wind Spd        4  9  4 10  9  3  6  6  5  6  4  6  8  8  3 37 35 25 18 13 12
RFTI              0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  2  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                                            Y  Y  Y


Date          Mon 06/19/17 Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17
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       63      91      70      99      73     102      75     103
Temp          68 64 84 90 75 71 93 97 80 74 96100 83 76 97101
DewPt         52 53 56 57 59 61 56 50 53 55 52 48 52 54 50 44
Max/Min RH         72      31      74      20      51      17      47      15
RH            56 69 38 33 58 71 29 21 38 50 22 17 34 47 20 15
PWind Dir          SE       S      SE       S       S      SW       S      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC B1 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW
PoP 12HR           20       0      10      10      10       5       5       5
Rain Shwrs    IS IS
Tstms         IS IS

$$

TXZ006-162200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

Date             Fri 06/16/17            Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17
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                102          62         104          62          85
Temp             61 81 97101100 82 74 67 63 88 99103101 84 74 67 62 72 80 84 84
DewPt            54 47 42 35 33 41 47 47 45 45 39 35 34 40 50 51 51 49 47 46 45
Min/Max RH                    9          56           9          66          25
RH               77 32 15 10 10 23 38 49 52 22 13  9 10 22 42 58 66 44 32 26 26
Wind Dir          W NW  N  N NW  E SE  W NW  N  N  E SE  E NE NE NE NE NE  E  E
Wind Spd          4  9  9  8  6  6  5  4  5  5  8  5  6  6 21 24 21 17 12 10 14
Clouds           CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL FW CL FW SC B1 B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         4  1  1  2  3  1  1 15  1  0  3  9  4 23 38 59 53 38 37 17 33
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
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     6     6     6     4     3
Mix Hgt          <1  1 15 16 15 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 16 17 16 <1 <1  2  3  5  5  6  6
Vent Rate        <1 11160144 97 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 59 34 31 <1 <1 58 61105 60 42 50
T Wind Dir        W  N NW NW NW NE  N NW NW  N  W SW SW NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E
T Wind Spd        3 12 12 10  6  4  2  5  8  8  3  2  2  2 18 33 27 24 13  8 10
RFTI              0  0  1  3  3  0  0  0  0  0  1  3  3  0  2  3  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO EL CL CL NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL NO EL CL EL NO NO NO NO
Heat                                            Y  Y  Y


Date          Mon 06/19/17 Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17
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       59      92      66     100      68     102      69     103
Temp          67 60 84 90 74 67 94 98 78 69 97 99 80 70 98100
DewPt         52 51 55 53 58 58 53 46 51 52 48 43 50 51 45 38
Max/Min RH         76      26      75      16      56      14      53      12
RH            59 74 36 27 57 73 25 17 40 55 19 15 36 51 17 12
PWind Dir          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S      SW
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW
PoP 12HR           10       5      10      10      10       5      10       5

$$

OKZ002-162200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
401 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

Date             Fri 06/16/17            Sat 06/17/17            Sun 06/18/17
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                101          67         104          63          83
Temp             65 81 93100 99 83 77 71 68 86 99103101 84 73 67 63 71 79 82 81
DewPt            62 62 59 52 46 52 55 53 52 54 51 45 43 52 57 56 55 54 53 49 49
Min/Max RH                   17          60          13          74          30
RH               90 55 32 21 17 34 47 53 57 34 20 14 14 33 58 67 74 54 40 32 32
Wind Dir          S NW  N  N  N  E  W SW  W NW  N  E  E NE NE  N NE NE NE  E  E
Wind Spd          3  4  5  6  6  5  4  4  4  5  8  6  8 13 23 19 17 11 10  9 12
Clouds           CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW CL CL FW CL FW SC SC B2 B1 SC SC FW SC
Clouds(%)         4  2  2  2  9 19 20 15  5  1 10  0 12 33 46 70 57 36 29 19 26
PoP 12HR                      5           0           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     5     6     6     6     6     6     5     3     2
Mix Hgt          <1  2  5 14 14 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 16 16 14 <1  3  2  3  6  6  7  7
Vent Rate        <1  3 14112108 <1 <1 <1 <1 10124115101 <1 78 54 53 94 55 46 52
T Wind Dir        E NW  N NW NW  N  N SW  W NW  W  W  W NE NE NE  N NE NE  E  E
T Wind Spd        3  2  3  9  9  3  2  5  6 11  9  8  8  5 35 29 24 19 11  8  9
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO
Heat                                            Y  Y  Y


Date          Mon 06/19/17 Tue 06/20/17 Wed 06/21/17 Thu 06/22/17
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       60      92      68     101      71     102      73     102
Temp          65 61 85 90 74 69 94 99 78 72 98100 81 73 98100
DewPt         54 52 55 55 58 61 58 51 55 54 53 49 54 54 51 45
Max/Min RH         76      29      78      20      55      18      51      15
RH            66 71 36 30 58 76 30 21 44 53 22 18 40 50 21 16
PWind Dir          SE       S       S       S       S      SW       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC FW SC
PoP 12HR           10       0      10      10      10      10      10       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)...........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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