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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
305 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

TXZ012-172200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
305 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

DATE             WED 08/17/16            THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16
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                 89          61          89          65          91
TEMP          62 57 72 85 89 85 72 67 64 61 74 85 89 86 75 70 67 65 77 87 91 87
DEWPT         51 51 52 50 47 48 53 57 59 60 61 58 56 55 60 61 62 63 62 60 57 57
MIN/MAX RH                   23          97          33          93          32
RH            67 80 49 30 23 28 51 70 84 97 64 40 33 35 60 73 84 93 60 40 32 36
WIND DIR       S SW SW SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  6  6 11 12 10  9  8  6  6  8 10 12 13 13 12 11 12 11 11 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW SC FW SC FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)      6  7 10  9  6  5  4 14 26 25 33 19 28 22 36 31 33 40 33 48 59 71
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES 6HR              4     3     3     3     3     3     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  9 11  6 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  6  9  8 <1  1 <1 <1  1  6 11 10
VENT RATE     <1 <1 16 77126 84 <1 <1 <1  3 11 48 72 88  9 17  8  7 11 60110120
T WIND DIR     S SW SW SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     8  5  9 10 13 16  6  8  9  6  8  9  9 12 19 19 17 14 12 11 11 13
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          SAT 08/20/16 SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16
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      83      58      79      57      83      61      82
TEMP          70 64 80 80 64 58 76 76 62 57 79 80 66 61 79 79
DEWPT         62 62 60 58 60 58 57 54 54 55 57 55 61 60 61 60
MAX/MIN RH         93      44     100      44      93      40      97      47
RH            76 93 51 47 87100 52 46 75 93 47 42 84 97 54 52
PWIND DIR           S       N      NE       E      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           30      30      30      30      20      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS

$$

TXZ016-172200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
305 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

DATE             WED 08/17/16            THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16
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                 89          58          90          63          91
TEMP          61 55 71 84 89 85 70 65 61 58 73 86 90 86 74 69 66 63 76 87 91 87
DEWPT         50 50 50 48 43 42 48 53 56 57 58 55 51 50 53 59 60 61 61 57 54 53
MIN/MAX RH                   20          96          26          93          28
RH            68 83 47 29 20 22 45 64 84 96 59 35 26 29 48 70 81 93 59 36 29 31
WIND DIR       S SW  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       5  4  5  5 10 12  9  6  6  6  6  8  9  9 10 13 11 10 11 10 10 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)      9  8 11 10 12 10 11 17 20 18 21 16 24 24 31 32 40 45 43 50 55 60
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS SC SC IS
TSTMS                                                            IS IS SC SC IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     5     5     3     2     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3  9 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  9 10 10 <1  1 <1 <1  1  7 12 12
VENT RATE     <1 <1 23 81121133 <1 <1 <1  5  7 43 60 76 <1 18  8  6 10 59108 81
T WIND DIR     S SW SW  E SE SE SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W
T WIND SPD     6  4 10 10 12 16  6  5  6 10  8  5  6  9  8 20 17 13 11 10 10  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          SAT 08/20/16 SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16
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      85      58      80      57      83      59      83
TEMP          69 63 82 81 64 58 77 77 62 57 79 80 64 59 80 80
DEWPT         57 57 56 54 58 57 55 54 55 56 57 54 59 59 59 57
MAX/MIN RH         81      36      98      41      96      38     100      43
RH            66 81 41 39 83 98 47 45 78 96 47 41 84100 49 45
PWIND DIR           S       N      NE      NE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR           20      20      30      20      20      10      20      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS       IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-172200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
305 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

DATE             WED 08/17/16            THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16
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                 92          64          91          69          93
TEMP          67 61 75 88 92 88 75 70 67 64 76 87 91 88 78 74 71 69 80 90 93 89
DEWPT         53 53 53 51 48 49 53 58 60 62 62 59 56 56 60 62 63 64 63 61 58 59
MIN/MAX RH                   22          93          31          84          31
RH            61 74 46 28 22 26 46 65 78 93 62 39 31 34 54 66 76 84 56 38 31 37
WIND DIR       S SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  4  5  6 10 11  9  9  6  5  6  8 10 11 12 12 11  9 11 10 10  9
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW CL CL FW FW SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)     12  9 10 11  6  5  5 13 25 26 33 16 16 18 35 34 33 40 34 51 59 71
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES 6HR              4     4     4     3     3     3     2     2     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  9 11  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  6  9  9  1 <1 <1 <1  2  6 12 10
VENT RATE     <1 <1 20 68121 98 <1 <1  4  3  6 54 71 94 16  8  7  7 21 72115120
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD     6  4 11  9 12 14  6  5  6  5  6 10  9 12 17 17 16 16 16 13 11 13
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          SAT 08/20/16 SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16
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      84      60      80      60      85      63      86
TEMP          72 66 81 81 65 60 77 77 64 60 82 82 68 63 83 83
DEWPT         63 63 60 60 61 59 56 54 55 55 57 56 60 61 60 60
MAX/MIN RH         91      44      98      42      85      37      92      41
RH            74 91 49 49 87 98 48 45 73 85 43 41 76 92 45 45
PWIND DIR           S      NE      NE      NE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      30      40      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-172200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
305 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

DATE             WED 08/17/16            THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16
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                 91          64          91          68          93
TEMP          67 61 75 87 91 87 75 70 67 64 76 87 91 88 77 73 70 68 80 90 93 89
DEWPT         53 52 53 52 48 48 53 57 60 61 61 59 56 55 60 61 62 63 63 61 58 58
MIN/MAX RH                   23          90          31          85          31
RH            61 73 47 30 23 26 46 63 77 90 61 39 31 33 56 67 77 85 57 38 31 35
WIND DIR       S SW SW  S SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  5  6 10 11  9  8  6  5  6  8  9 11 12 12 11  9 11 10 10  9
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)     12 10 10 11  7  6  4 14 25 25 32 17 17 17 34 35 35 40 35 51 58 70
POP 12HR                      5           5          10           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES 6HR              4     4     4     4     3     3     2     2     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2  9 11  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  6  9  9  1 <1 <1 <1  2  6 12 11
VENT RATE     <1 <1 20 72121104 <1 <1  4  3  8 54 68 94 16  8  7  7 21 72115116
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD     6  5 11  9 12 14  6  5  8  5  6 10  9 12 18 17 16 16 16 13 11 12
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          SAT 08/20/16 SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16
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       65      83      59      80      59      85      63      86
TEMP          71 65 80 80 64 59 77 77 64 59 81 82 68 63 83 83
DEWPT         63 63 60 59 61 59 55 54 55 55 57 55 61 61 60 60
MAX/MIN RH         92      44     100      42      87      37      92      42
RH            75 92 51 49 90100 48 45 73 87 44 40 77 92 46 46
PWIND DIR           S       N      NE      NE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      30      40      20      20      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS IS IS             IS IS

$$

TXZ006-172200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
305 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

DATE             WED 08/17/16            THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16
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                 91          59          91          63          91
TEMP          62 57 73 86 91 87 72 66 62 59 74 87 91 87 74 69 66 63 76 87 91 87
DEWPT         51 50 51 47 43 42 45 50 53 54 56 53 49 48 51 56 58 58 58 57 55 54
MIN/MAX RH                   19          83          24          85          30
RH            67 77 46 26 19 21 38 56 71 83 53 31 24 26 45 64 77 85 55 36 30 32
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  8  9 12 12  9  9  6  5  9 10 11 11 10 11 10  8  8  6  6  8
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     26 19 11 17 14 15 14 21 22 25 26 25 23 33 47 51 58 57 54 58 61 57
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES 6HR              3     4     5     5     4     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 11 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  7 12 10
VENT RATE     <1 <1 18110144133 <1 <1 <1 <1  9 80 86102 <1 <1 <1 <1 21 38 72 29
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW  W SW
T WIND SPD     6  5 13 11 13 16  6  8  6  5 10 11 10 13  6  8  5  6 11  5  6  3
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          SAT 08/20/16 SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16
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      81      56      77      56      85      59      86
TEMP          68 61 78 78 62 56 74 74 61 56 81 81 65 59 82 83
DEWPT         58 58 56 55 57 55 54 53 54 54 57 53 56 58 57 56
MAX/MIN RH         90      41      96      43      93      35      95      36
RH            72 90 47 45 84 96 50 48 78 93 44 38 72 95 43 40
PWIND DIR           E      NE      NE       E      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           30      30      40      30      20      10      10      20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS             IS IS

$$

OKZ002-172200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
305 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

DATE             WED 08/17/16            THU 08/18/16            FRI 08/19/16
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                 94          61          92          65          92
TEMP          65 60 76 89 94 89 74 68 64 61 75 88 92 88 76 71 68 65 77 88 92 88
DEWPT         53 52 53 51 48 47 51 54 56 58 60 57 55 54 56 60 61 61 60 59 57 57
MIN/MAX RH                   21          89          29          87          31
RH            64 76 45 27 21 23 44 60 74 89 59 35 29 31 51 68 78 87 57 38 31 35
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
WIND SPD       6  5  8 10 12 12  9  9  6  6  9 10 11 11 11 12 10 10 10  8  8  8
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)     34 24 15 18  7 11 15 19 20 22 25 22 16 20 37 45 52 49 55 62 57 65
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.07
RAIN SHWRS                                                       IS IS SC SC SC
TSTMS                                                            IS IS SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     2     3
HAINES 6HR              3     3     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  1 12 12  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  8  9  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11 10
VENT RATE     <1 <1 12115144135 <1 <1 <1 <1 20 83 99112 <1  5  4 <1 26 86 88 99
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
T WIND SPD     6  5 13 11 13 17  6  8  8  5 14 12 12 16  6 10  8  9 13 10  9 11
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          SAT 08/20/16 SUN 08/21/16 MON 08/22/16 TUE 08/23/16
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      81      56      78      57      85      62      88
TEMP          69 63 78 78 62 56 75 75 62 57 81 82 67 62 84 85
DEWPT         61 61 59 58 57 55 53 52 53 54 57 55 58 59 59 58
MAX/MIN RH         94      46      97      40      89      37      91      36
RH            76 94 52 50 84 97 46 45 72 89 44 40 74 91 43 40
PWIND DIR          SW      NE      NE      NE      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           40      40      40      30      20       5      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC 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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