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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
416 AM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

TXZ012-192200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
416 AM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Date             Wed 07/19/17            Thu 07/20/17            Fri 07/21/17
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                 97          71          99          71         100
Temp             71 84 93 96 95 84 78 74 72 84 94 99 96 83 78 74 72 86 96100 97
DewPt            60 62 58 56 56 58 59 60 59 59 57 54 53 55 57 58 58 57 56 54 52
Min/Max RH                   26          66          22          63          21
RH               68 48 31 26 27 41 52 62 64 43 29 22 24 38 48 57 61 37 26 22 22
Wind Dir          S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd          6 12 10 12 13  9 10  8  9 13 13 14 13 12 12 11 12 14 13 13 13
Clouds           CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         1  3 22 21 10 10 21 11  1  2  3  3  2  6 10  6  2  8 14 16 18
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              2     2     2     3     3     2     2     2     4     4
Mix Hgt          <1  5  8  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  8  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  8 10  9
Vent Rate        <1 65 88117119 <1 <1 <1 <1 81113136136 <1  6  5 <1 60113143119
T Wind Dir        S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S
T Wind Spd        8 14 12 14 16  8 10 10  8 20 17 18 18 10 13 11 11 19 17 17 16
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


Date          Sat 07/22/17 Sun 07/23/17 Mon 07/24/17 Tue 07/25/17
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       71      96      69      92      67      90      68      92
Temp          78 72 94 93 75 69 90 89 71 68 86 87 73 69 88 89
DewPt         56 58 57 54 59 60 59 58 61 62 60 58 60 59 59 57
Max/Min RH         63      25      73      32      84      35      73      32
RH            47 61 29 27 58 73 35 35 71 81 42 38 64 70 38 34
PWind Dir           S      SW       S      SW       S       S       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC B1 SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR            0      10      20      30      40      30      20      20
Rain Shwrs                IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ016-192200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
416 AM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Date             Wed 07/19/17            Thu 07/20/17            Fri 07/21/17
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                 95          68          96          68          98
Temp             69 83 91 95 92 82 76 71 69 82 92 95 94 81 77 72 69 84 94 98 95
DewPt            58 61 57 54 55 58 59 59 58 59 56 53 52 55 56 57 58 57 56 54 51
Min/Max RH                   25          70          23          71          22
RH               68 48 32 25 29 44 56 66 69 46 31 24 24 41 49 60 68 40 28 23 23
Wind Dir         SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S
Wind Spd          5 12 11 12 12  9  8  6  8 13 12 13 13 10 11  9  9 13 12 11 13
Clouds           CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW
Clouds(%)         2  3 13 14 17 23 17 11  6  6  5  9 12 11  9  6  3  9 14 17 20
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3     3
Mix Hgt          <1  5  8  9  8  7 <1 <1 <1  4  7  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  9 10  9
Vent Rate        <1 63 83111104112  5 <1 <1 60 84126126  4 <1 <1 <1 53 94105108
T Wind Dir        S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S
T Wind Spd        8 16 12 14 14 18 10  9  9 19 13 16 16  9 11 10 10 17 12 12 13
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


Date          Sat 07/22/17 Sun 07/23/17 Mon 07/24/17 Tue 07/25/17
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      95      66      91      64      89      65      91
Temp          77 69 94 91 73 67 90 87 70 66 85 85 71 66 87 88
DewPt         55 57 56 54 58 60 58 58 61 60 59 57 59 58 57 56
Max/Min RH         68      26      80      33      87      35      78      31
RH            47 66 28 29 59 77 35 39 73 83 42 38 65 75 36 34
PWind Dir           S      SW       S       S      SE       S       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
PoP 12HR            5      10      20      30      40      30      20      20
Rain Shwrs                IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-192200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
416 AM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Date             Wed 07/19/17            Thu 07/20/17            Fri 07/21/17
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          74         103          74         103
Temp             74 89 97102100 89 82 78 75 88 98103100 89 82 77 75 88 98103101
DewPt            61 61 58 56 55 57 59 60 60 59 57 54 54 55 57 59 59 58 56 54 52
Min/Max RH                   21          61          20          59          19
RH               64 40 28 22 23 34 45 54 60 37 26 20 21 32 43 53 58 36 25 20 20
Wind Dir         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd          4 11 10 12 11  9 10  6  8 12 12 13 13 11 12 10  9 13 13 12 13
Clouds           CL CL FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW
Clouds(%)         2  2  9 10  8  4  4  3  2  2  1  1  1  3  4  3  2  3  3  5  7
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     2     2     4     4     4     2     2     2     3
Mix Hgt          <1  4  8 10 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  8  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  9 10 10
Vent Rate        <1 68 94124142  5 <1 <1 <1108120153144 <1  5  5 <1 79144148133
T Wind Dir        S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  S SW  S
T Wind Spd        6 19 12 14 16 10 10 10  8 20 18 18 18  9 11 10  9 21 18 17 16
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


Date          Sat 07/22/17 Sun 07/23/17 Mon 07/24/17 Tue 07/25/17
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       75     100      73      95      70      93      72      95
Temp          82 75 97 97 81 73 91 91 76 71 89 89 78 72 91 92
DewPt         56 59 56 56 59 61 59 59 63 63 60 59 60 60 59 57
Max/Min RH         58      23      67      30      77      32      66      29
RH            41 57 26 26 49 67 34 34 65 76 38 37 55 65 34 31
PWind Dir           S      SW       S       S      SE       S       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR            0      10      20      30      40      30      20      20
Rain Shwrs                IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-192200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
416 AM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Date             Wed 07/19/17            Thu 07/20/17            Fri 07/21/17
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          74         101          74         102
Temp             74 86 96100 99 87 81 77 74 85 96100 99 87 81 77 74 86 97102100
DewPt            61 62 59 57 55 57 59 60 59 60 57 55 54 56 57 59 58 58 57 55 53
Min/Max RH                   23          61          21          58          20
RH               64 45 30 24 24 37 48 56 60 43 27 22 22 35 44 55 57 39 27 22 22
Wind Dir         SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd          6 11  9 12 11 10 11  8  9 13 12 13 13 11 12 10 10 14 13 12 12
Clouds           CL CL FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)         2  2 10 12  7  6  5  3  1  2  2  2  1  3  5  3  1  3  4  7 10
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     2     2     4     4     4     2     2     2     3
Mix Hgt          <1  4  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  5  8  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  9 10 10
Vent Rate        <1 68 88124126  5  5  5 <1 86120136144  5  6  5  4 67136143133
T Wind Dir        S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW  S SW  S
T Wind Spd        6 19 12 14 16 10 10 10  8 21 18 18 18 10 12 10  9 21 18 17 16
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


Date          Sat 07/22/17 Sun 07/23/17 Mon 07/24/17 Tue 07/25/17
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       74      98      71      93      69      91      71      94
Temp          81 74 94 95 78 71 90 90 74 70 87 88 76 71 89 92
DewPt         56 58 57 56 59 61 60 59 62 62 60 59 61 60 59 58
Max/Min RH         58      25      70      32      78      34      68      30
RH            42 58 29 27 53 70 37 36 67 76 41 38 59 67 37 33
PWind Dir           S      SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR            0      10      20      30      40      30      20      20
Rain Shwrs                IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ006-192200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
416 AM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Date             Wed 07/19/17            Thu 07/20/17            Fri 07/21/17
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          68         102          67         101
Temp             69 86 96101 98 83 79 73 68 86 97101 99 84 78 72 68 85 96101 98
DewPt            56 59 54 53 52 54 57 58 58 58 55 51 49 53 55 57 57 56 55 52 49
Min/Max RH                   20          70          18          70          19
RH               64 40 25 20 21 37 47 60 69 39 25 19 19 35 45 59 68 38 25 20 19
Wind Dir         SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd          4 12 12 13 13  9 10  8  9 16 16 14 13 10 11 11 10 16 14 13 12
Clouds           CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW
Clouds(%)         2  1  2  6  7  6 26 13  0  2  4  4  4  2  0  0  0  2  4  7  9
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              2     2     2     4     4     3     3     3     3     3
Mix Hgt          <1  4  8  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  7  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  9  9  9
Vent Rate        <1 68104119120  3  6 <1 <1 66 84111104 <1 <1 <1 <1 63128121108
T Wind Dir       SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S
T Wind Spd        8 19 14 16 17  9 12 10 10 24 13 14 14  8 10  9 10 24 17 14 13
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


Date          Sat 07/22/17 Sun 07/23/17 Mon 07/24/17 Tue 07/25/17
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      97      67      91      65      89      66      93
Temp          77 67 93 92 75 68 88 86 70 66 86 86 71 67 88 90
DewPt         54 58 55 54 58 59 59 59 62 62 60 58 59 59 58 55
Max/Min RH         72      24      75      34      89      36      78      29
RH            46 72 28 28 55 74 38 40 75 86 41 39 66 75 37 31
PWind Dir           S      SW      SW      NE       E       S       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12HR            5      10      20      40      40      40      20      20
Rain Shwrs                IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-192200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
416 AM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

Date             Wed 07/19/17            Thu 07/20/17            Fri 07/21/17
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         102          71         103
Temp             71 87 98102 98 84 79 75 71 86 97102 99 84 79 76 71 86 97103 99
DewPt            59 60 56 55 54 55 58 59 59 60 57 55 53 55 56 58 59 59 58 56 54
Min/Max RH                   22          67          20          65          21
RH               67 41 25 22 23 37 49 57 67 42 27 21 22 37 45 55 64 40 28 21 22
Wind Dir         SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
Wind Spd          5 12 12 13 13  9 11 10  9 16 16 14 13 10 13 10 10 16 16 13 12
Clouds           FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)         8  4  2  2  5  3  3  2  0  1  2  1  0  1  1  1  0  0  0  2  4
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              2     2     2     5     5     5     3     4     4     3
Mix Hgt          <1  3  9 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  8  9  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  9 10 10
Vent Rate        <1 43108133136 <1  6 <1 <1 77128136119 <1 <1 <1 <1 53169160131
T Wind Dir        S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S
T Wind Spd        8 19 13 16 18  9 12 11 10 24 19 18 14  9 12 12  9 24 21 18 14
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


Date          Sat 07/22/17 Sun 07/23/17 Mon 07/24/17 Tue 07/25/17
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       70      99      69      92      67      91      68      93
Temp          79 70 94 96 76 69 89 89 72 67 87 87 73 69 87 90
DewPt         55 58 58 56 60 61 61 61 64 62 61 60 60 60 61 59
Max/Min RH         66      25      76      36      86      37      76      32
RH            43 66 30 26 57 76 40 39 76 85 43 41 65 73 41 35
PWind Dir           S      SW      SW      NE      NE      SE       S       S
Wind Char         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
Avg Clouds    CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC
PoP 12HR            0      10      20      30      40      40      20      20
Rain Shwrs                IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
Tstms                     IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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