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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
320 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

TXZ012-171000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
320 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

DATE           08/16/14      SUN 08/17/14            MON 08/18/14            TUE
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 67          95          67          94          67
TEMP          94 90 78 73 70 67 80 91 95 91 78 73 70 67 79 90 94 90 78 73 70 67
DEWPT         55 53 56 59 59 59 57 55 53 50 54 57 58 58 57 56 53 50 50 49 51 53
MAX/MIN RH                   76          23          72          24          60
RH            28 29 48 62 69 76 46 30 24 24 43 57 64 72 46 32 25 26 37 42 51 60
WIND DIR      NE NE SE  S SW  W  W  W SW SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       5  6  5  4  4  4  4  5  8 10 10  9  8  5  6  8 11 13 12 11 11 10
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     54 57 54 51 46 42 43 45 46 47 46 44 43 41 42 42 43 43 42 40 39 37
POP 12HR                     30          10          20           5          10
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC             IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 12 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    117 92  2 <1 <1 <1  8104 91115  3 <1 <1 <1 33108130143 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NE NE NE  W NW  W  N  E  E SE  S  S SW SW  W SE SE  S SE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    10  9  3  1  4  4  5  9  8 11  6  9 10  9 14 10 11 14  8  9  9  8
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE           08/19 WED 08/20/14 THU 08/21/14 FRI 08/22/14 SAT 08/23/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       94      67      92      65      92      67      91      66      92
TEMP          90 90 73 67 88 88 71 65 88 88 72 67 87 87 71 66 88 88
DEWPT         50 50 56 53 53 54 49 56 59 57 57 54 52 41 47 48 51 53
MIN/MAX RH         23      61      27      73      32      63      20      53      26
RH            26 25 55 61 30 31 46 73 38 35 58 63 30 20 42 53 28 30
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           10      20      10      10      10      10      10      10       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS

$$

TXZ016-171000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
320 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

DATE           08/16/14      SUN 08/17/14            MON 08/18/14            TUE
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 66          94          62          93          63
TEMP          92 88 76 72 69 66 79 90 94 89 75 69 65 62 76 89 93 89 75 70 66 63
DEWPT         56 55 58 61 61 60 58 57 55 54 56 58 60 61 59 56 53 50 49 48 52 55
MAX/MIN RH                   82          27          96          25          75
RH            30 33 53 68 75 82 50 33 27 31 52 69 83 96 56 34 26 26 40 46 60 75
WIND DIR      NE  E SE SW  W  W SW  S  S SE  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       6  8  4  2  2  2  2  2  4  6  6  5  4  4  5  6  9 10 11 12 12 11
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     61 53 53 52 48 44 45 46 47 48 47 46 45 44 43 42 40 39 39 39 38 38
POP 12HR                     30          10          20           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0        0.02
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC             IS IS IS IS                   IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC             IS IS IS IS                   IS IS
LAL 6HR                 4     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     3     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 13 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 12 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     72 80  2 <1 <1 <1  5125117120  3 <1 <1 <1 27127132126 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NE  E  S  W  W NW  N  E  E  E SE  S SW SW SW SE SE  S  S  S  S SW
T WIND SPD     6  9  3  5  6  5  5 11 10 11  5  8  6  6 10 12 12 13  6  6  6  6
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE           08/19 WED 08/20/14 THU 08/21/14 FRI 08/22/14 SAT 08/23/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       94      64      90      64      88      64      90      61      89
TEMP          90 90 71 64 86 86 70 64 84 84 69 64 86 85 67 61 85 85
DEWPT         52 48 54 52 55 53 51 55 59 57 58 55 56 51 50 54 54 53
MIN/MAX RH         22      65      29      73      36      75      29      78      30
RH            27 24 55 65 35 32 52 73 43 40 69 73 37 31 55 78 35 34
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      20      20      20      20      10      10       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-171000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
320 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

DATE           08/16/14      SUN 08/17/14            MON 08/18/14            TUE
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 71         100          73          98          72
TEMP          98 94 82 77 74 71 84 96100 96 84 79 76 73 84 94 98 94 82 78 75 72
DEWPT         55 53 57 60 60 60 57 54 52 50 53 57 58 59 57 55 52 50 50 50 51 51
MAX/MIN RH                   68          19          61          22          47
RH            24 25 42 56 61 68 40 25 20 21 35 47 54 61 40 27 22 23 32 37 43 47
WIND DIR      NE NE SE SW  W  W NW NW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  6  9  8  6  6  6  6  8  8  9 10 11 10  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     54 55 51 47 45 43 44 45 46 47 46 44 43 41 43 45 46 48 45 43 40 37
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 14 15 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 13 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    130108  2 <1 <1 <1  5 68 73 91 <1 <1 <1 <1 28 91112150 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NE NE SE SW NW NW SE  E  E SE  S  S SW SW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    11 10  3  2  3  4  3  5  5  8  8  8 11  8 18  8  9 13  9  9  8  5
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE           08/19 WED 08/20/14 THU 08/21/14 FRI 08/22/14 SAT 08/23/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       98      71      95      69      93      70      94      69      94
TEMP          94 94 77 71 92 91 75 69 89 89 75 70 90 90 74 69 90 90
DEWPT         50 48 56 55 53 53 50 56 60 57 57 54 53 41 46 49 51 53
MIN/MAX RH         19      57      25      62      32      59      18      49      24
RH            22 20 50 57 27 28 42 62 37 34 54 58 28 18 37 49 27 29
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           10      20      10      10      10      10      10      10       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS

$$

TXZ008-171000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
320 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

DATE           08/16/14      SUN 08/17/14            MON 08/18/14            TUE
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 71          99          72          97          72
TEMP          97 93 81 77 74 71 84 95 99 95 83 78 75 72 83 93 97 93 82 77 74 72
DEWPT         54 51 56 60 60 60 57 54 52 50 53 57 57 58 56 55 52 49 49 49 50 51
MAX/MIN RH                   69          20          61          21          48
RH            24 24 41 56 62 69 40 25 20 21 35 47 53 61 40 28 22 23 32 38 43 48
WIND DIR      NE NE SE SW  W  W  W NW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       5  5  4  4  4  4  4  4  8 10  9  6  6  6  6  8  9  9 10 11 10  9
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     57 59 53 47 46 44 45 46 46 47 46 44 43 41 43 44 46 47 45 42 40 37
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0        0.05
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS                   IS IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS                   IS IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     3     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 14 15 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 12 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    130 96  2 <1 <1 <1  3 68 73100 <1 <1 <1 <1 29 88112144 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NE NE SE SW NW NW SE  E  E SE  S  S SW SW  W  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    11  9  3  2  4  4  1  5  5  8  6  6 11  8 18  8  9 13  8  8  8  5
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE           08/19 WED 08/20/14 THU 08/21/14 FRI 08/22/14 SAT 08/23/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       97      70      94      69      92      69      94      68      93
TEMP          93 93 76 70 91 90 74 69 89 88 74 69 90 90 74 68 89 89
DEWPT         50 47 56 54 52 52 49 55 59 57 57 54 53 42 46 49 51 53
MIN/MAX RH         19      57      25      62      32      61      18      49      25
RH            23 20 50 57 27 28 42 62 37 35 55 59 28 19 38 49 27 29
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           10      20      10      10      20      10      10      10       5
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS             IS IS

$$

TXZ006-171000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
320 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

DATE           08/16/14      SUN 08/17/14            MON 08/18/14            TUE
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 63          97          62          94          63
TEMP          95 90 76 70 66 63 79 92 97 92 76 70 65 62 77 89 94 89 75 70 66 63
DEWPT         53 51 54 58 58 57 55 53 51 49 52 55 56 57 56 55 53 50 48 47 50 52
MAX/MIN RH                   80          21          84          24          67
RH            24 26 47 65 73 80 44 27 21 23 43 59 73 84 49 32 25 26 39 44 56 67
WIND DIR      NE  E  S SW  W  W SW SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       8  6  5  4  4  4  5  5  8 10  9  8  6  5  8 11 11 12 12 13 12 11
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     63 59 54 48 48 47 48 48 49 49 48 48 47 46 45 44 43 42 41 41 40 39
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0        0.03
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS                   IS IS       IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS                   IS IS       IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     2     3     1     1     1     3     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 14 15 14 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 12 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     84 67  3 <1 <1 <1 15 27 29 77  4  5 <1 <1 41117 98120 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NE  E SW  W  W  W SW SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  W SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     8  6  5  5  5  5  5  2  2  5  9 10 10  9 19 10  8 11  6 10  6  5
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE           08/19 WED 08/20/14 THU 08/21/14 FRI 08/22/14 SAT 08/23/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP       96      63      92      63      91      63      90      62      93
TEMP          91 91 70 63 88 88 69 63 87 87 69 63 86 86 68 62 88 89
DEWPT         51 48 54 56 52 52 54 54 58 56 56 57 55 54 50 54 53 52
MIN/MAX RH         20      77      26      72      32      80      30      76      25
RH            26 23 56 77 29 29 58 72 38 35 63 80 35 33 54 76 30 28
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           20      20      20      20      20      20      20      20       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

OKZ002-171000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
320 PM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

DATE           08/16/14      SUN 08/17/14            MON 08/18/14            TUE
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07

MIN/MAX TEMP                 67         101          68          99          67
TEMP          98 94 79 74 70 67 83 96101 96 81 75 71 68 82 95 99 94 80 74 70 67
DEWPT         53 52 55 58 58 58 56 54 52 51 54 57 57 58 57 56 54 52 50 49 50 51
MAX/MIN RH                   72          20          71          22          57
RH            22 24 43 57 65 72 40 25 20 22 39 54 62 71 42 27 22 24 36 41 49 57
WIND DIR      NE NE SE SW  W  W SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       5  4  4  4  4  4  4  5  6  8  6  4  6  8  9 11 10 10 12 13 12 10
CLOUDS        B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     60 51 48 45 45 46 47 48 48 49 48 48 47 46 48 49 51 52 49 46 42 39
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.01        0.01
RAIN SHWRS    SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS       IS
TSTMS         SC IS IS             IS IS IS IS             IS IS IS IS       IS
LAL 6HR                 3     1     1     2     3     1     1     3     3     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       14 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  4 14 16 15 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 15 17 14 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    140 88 <1 <1 <1 <1 28 28 31 73  5  6 <1 <1 63160149162 <1  6 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    NE NE SE  S SW SW SW  W SW  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD    11  8  5  4  4  4  9  2  2  5 11 13  9  9 24 12 10 13 10 13 10  6
RFTI           0  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 NO


DATE           08/19 WED 08/20/14 THU 08/21/14 FRI 08/22/14 SAT 08/23/14
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00
CDT 6HRLY     13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19

MAX/MIN TEMP      100      66      95      67      95      69      96      65      95
TEMP          95 95 73 66 91 91 73 67 91 91 75 69 92 91 72 65 91 91
DEWPT         52 48 56 56 54 52 53 53 60 58 58 58 55 51 45 50 52 54
MIN/MAX RH         18      69      24      61      30      68      23      59      25
RH            23 20 55 69 28 26 49 61 36 33 56 68 29 26 38 59 27 29
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S      SW       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR           20      20      20      20      20      20      10      20       5
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS       IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS 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)...........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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