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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
306 PM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

TXZ012-141000-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
306 PM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date           11/13/17      Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 50          80          47          61          42
Temp             57 52 52 51 51 56 72 80 67 57 54 49 47 50 58 60 53 47 43 42 44
DewPt            51 51 51 50 49 49 49 47 44 42 39 39 38 37 35 36 36 37 38 39 40
Max/Min RH                  100          31          71          38          89
RH               80 96 96 96 93 77 44 31 43 57 57 68 71 61 42 41 52 68 82 89 86
Wind Dir          S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd         10 11 11 11 10 11 11 10  9  9  9 12 14 14 14 12  8  6  5  6  8
Clouds           B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW CL FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        57 56 54 50 45 25  5 16 27 21 14 15 16 12  8 11 14 21 28 29 29
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle           O  O  O  O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     5     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     3
Mix Hgt           1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        14  6  1  4  7 10 10  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 18 41 15 <1 <1 <1  4  8
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NW  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
T Wind Spd       16 11  9 12 16 13  9  6  6  8  9  9 10 14 18 12  5  4  6 11 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           11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     72      51    74      36    57      32    62      38    66
Temp          64 63 53   51 71 62 43   36 52 47 36   32 56 52 40   38 60 54
DewPt         45 40 39   34 34 28 24   16 13 15 14   19 22 24 26   27 26 27
Min/Max RH       34      59    21      47    18      58    22      64    22
RH            50 43 59   52 26 27 47   43 21 27 40   58 26 33 57   64 27 35
PWind Dir        SW      SW     W      NW    NW       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     15>   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-141000-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
306 PM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date           11/13/17      Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 49          80          46          62          42
Temp             58 52 52 51 50 55 73 78 67 57 52 49 46 50 59 62 55 46 43 42 44
DewPt            50 50 50 49 48 47 45 43 41 38 35 36 36 35 33 34 35 37 38 40 41
Max/Min RH                   96          28          68          35          91
RH               76 93 95 93 93 75 36 29 39 50 51 60 68 57 37 35 47 71 82 91 88
Wind Dir         SW SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW  W  W NW  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd          9 11 12 11  9 11 12 11 10 10  9 12 13 13 13 11  6  6  5  8  9
Clouds           B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        59 57 54 48 42 26  9 18 26 20 15 13 11 12 13 16 18 21 23 32 40
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     4     4     6     6     6     5     5     5     3
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate         3  3  2  3  4 15 28 11  1 <1 <1  1  2 24 50 17 <1 <1 <1  3  7
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW  W  W NW  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S SW
T Wind Spd       10 11 11 11 12 14 16 12  8  8  9 10 11 14 17 11  4  3  5 10 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           11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     72      49    74      34    58      33    62      38    66
Temp          64 63 50   50 70 63 42   34 52 49 36   33 56 53 40   38 61 56
DewPt         42 37 38   33 34 30 24   15 12 17 17   20 23 24 27   27 24 24
Min/Max RH       30      65    22      50    18      58    22      66    20
RH            45 38 65   53 27 30 47   45 20 28 46   58 28 32 61   66 24 30
PWind Dir        SW      SW     W      NW    SE       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-141000-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
306 PM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date           11/13/17      Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 48          78          48          61          42
Temp             58 52 51 50 48 55 68 78 68 57 52 50 48 50 57 61 54 47 44 43 43
DewPt            50 50 50 49 48 48 48 46 44 43 42 40 38 37 35 35 35 36 37 39 40
Max/Min RH                  100          31          70          38          94
RH               76 92 96 98 99 79 49 32 42 58 68 67 68 59 44 38 48 66 77 87 90
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd          8  8  6  6  6  8  9  8  6  6  5  9 12 13 13 10  5  5  4  5  5
Clouds           SC SC SC B1 B1 SC CL FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        49 50 50 51 51 28  4 17 28 21 13 14 14 11  7 10 13 20 27 29 31
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle           O  O  O  O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     6     6     6     6     6     5     5     4     3
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate         4  2  1  2  3  5  7  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 15 34 13  1 <1 <1 <1  1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  W NW  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
T Wind Spd       10  9  8  8  9 10 10  8  5  4  5  6  9 13 16 11  5  4  5  4  5
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           11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     73      55    74      39    58      35    63      40    65
Temp          63 66 58   55 71 62 46   39 53 51 38   35 56 55 43   40 59 56
DewPt         45 40 39   35 35 29 23   17 14 16 17   18 22 24 26   27 27 28
Min/Max RH       32      50    22      43    17      51    21      58    24
RH            53 39 49   47 27 28 40   41 21 24 43   50 26 30 50   58 29 34
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW       N    NW       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-141000-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
306 PM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date           11/13/17      Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 50          77          47          61          42
Temp             57 53 51 50 50 54 67 77 68 58 53 50 48 49 57 61 54 47 44 43 43
DewPt            50 51 51 50 48 48 47 45 42 41 40 39 37 36 35 35 35 36 37 39 40
Max/Min RH                  100          31          70          37          94
RH               78 94100 99 93 81 48 32 40 53 63 65 66 61 43 38 47 68 78 88 91
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW  W NW  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S
Wind Spd          8  9  9  9  9  9  9  8  6  6  6 10 12 13 13 10  5  5  4  5  6
Clouds           SC SC SC SC SC SC CL FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
Clouds(%)        49 50 50 49 47 26  4 17 29 22 14 14 14 11  7 10 13 20 26 29 32
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle                 O  O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     6     6     6     6     6     5     5     4     3
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate         3  2  2  3  4  6  8  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 18 40 16  1  1  1  2  2
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  W NW NW  N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
T Wind Spd        9  8  8  9 10 11 11  9  5  4  5  6  9 13 16 11  5  4  5  5  8
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           11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     73      54    73      37    58      35    62      40    65
Temp          62 65 56   54 70 62 45   37 52 50 38   35 55 54 43   40 59 56
DewPt         45 40 38   34 35 29 22   17 13 16 17   19 23 25 27   26 26 28
Min/Max RH       32      51    23      45    18      53    23      58    24
RH            55 39 51   47 27 28 41   44 21 25 43   53 30 31 52   57 29 33
PWind Dir        SW      SW     W       N    NW       S    SW      SW     W
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          5       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-141000-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
306 PM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date           11/13/17      Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 42          79          44          59          39
Temp             59 50 48 47 44 52 72 79 65 54 48 47 44 48 55 59 51 43 40 40 40
DewPt            45 45 45 42 38 37 36 36 35 34 32 32 31 31 30 32 33 34 34 35 36
Max/Min RH                   90          21          61          34          87
RH               61 83 90 83 79 56 27 21 33 46 54 56 61 51 39 35 49 68 81 83 85
Wind Dir          S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  W  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
Wind Spd          8  8  6  6  5  6  6  6  6  9 11 13 13 13 13 10  6  6  6  8  8
Clouds           SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC
Clouds(%)        35 33 31 29 26 17  8 17 25 21 16 12  8 10 11 18 25 22 18 24 29
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     6     6     6     6     5     5     5     5     3
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  2 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate         1  1  1 <1 <1  7 16  7 <1  1  2  1 <1 19 42 17  1  1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW
T Wind Spd        6  8  9  8  6  9 11  9  6  9 12 11  9 11 12  9  5  6  8  6  8
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           11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     72      47    71      31    57      30    61      34    64
Temp          64 62 48   47 68 56 37   31 51 46 31   30 54 50 34   34 57 52
DewPt         38 33 32   32 32 26 19   13 13 17 18   20 23 23 24   22 24 27
Min/Max RH       25      56    22      49    18      67    23      65    22
RH            38 33 54   56 27 31 47   47 21 31 58   67 30 35 65   60 27 38
PWind Dir        SW      SW    SW       N     W      SW    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char       15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-141000-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
306 PM CST Mon Nov 13 2017

Date           11/13/17      Tue 11/14/17            Wed 11/15/17            Thu
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max Temp                 42          76          44          59          40
Temp             57 51 48 46 45 48 67 76 63 52 51 48 44 45 54 59 51 43 41 41 41
DewPt            48 47 46 44 41 42 42 43 43 42 41 37 33 33 32 32 32 33 34 36 37
Max/Min RH                   96          31          72          36          89
RH               71 88 93 94 87 80 41 31 48 68 69 65 65 61 43 36 48 67 76 83 85
Wind Dir          S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  E  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S
Wind Spd          6  6  6  5  4  4  4  5  5  8  9 11 13 12 12  9  5  5  5  6  8
Clouds           SC SC SC SC SC FW CL FW SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC
Clouds(%)        35 39 43 44 44 25  5 16 27 25 23 18 12  9  5 10 15 18 21 28 34
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle                 O  O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              6     6     6     6     6     5     5     4     4     4
Mix Hgt          <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2  1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1
Vent Rate        <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  2 <1 <1  1  1  1 10 18  8  1 <1 <1 <1 <1
T Wind Dir        S  S SW SW SW  S SE SE  E  E  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S
T Wind Spd        6  6  6  6  5  3  2  3  5  9 11 11 10 10  9  6  4  5  6  5  6
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           11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17  Sat 11/18/17  Sun 11/19/17  Mon 11/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min Temp     71      49    72      34    57      30    61      34    63
Temp          60 59 52   49 68 56 40   34 51 46 34   30 53 48 37   34 55 51
DewPt         43 39 34   34 32 28 20   16 14 17 17   19 23 24 26   23 26 28
Min/Max RH       31      56    21      50    19      63    23      67    25
RH            53 46 51   56 26 34 45   48 22 31 50   63 31 38 65   64 32 41
PWind Dir         S      SW    SW      NW     W       S    SW      SW    NW
Wind Char       <15     <15   15>     15>   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW CL CL FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
PoP 12HR          0       0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

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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