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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
325 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

TXZ012-301000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
325 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON
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          92          66          95          67
TEMP          88 84 73 68 65 63 76 88 92 88 76 71 68 66 79 90 95 90 78 73 70 67
DEWPT         43 43 47 52 54 57 56 55 54 53 55 58 58 58 57 56 53 50 53 56 57 58
MAX/MIN RH                   81          28          75          24          73
RH            21 24 40 57 68 81 50 33 28 30 48 64 70 75 47 32 24 26 42 55 63 73
WIND DIR      NW  S SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       5  4  8  6  8  6  9  8 11 13 14 13 13 13 18 18 19 18 19 20 17 13
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     22 22 29 37 39 42 44 47 44 42 40 38 31 25 23 21 23 25 26 27 25 23
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       10 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 14 13 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    100 63 <1 <1 <1 <1 22 88108114  6  8 <1 <1 27230284275  8  8  3 <1
T WIND DIR     N NW  S  S  S SW  W SW SW  S SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW  W
T WIND SPD    11  6  6  8  8  6 12  8 10 13 13 17 13 12 20 23 24 25 17 17  6  4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO


DATE           09/01 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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       95      68      94      66      93      68      92      67      92
TEMP          91 90 74 68 90 89 72 66 89 89 73 68 88 88 72 67 88 87
DEWPT         55 51 57 58 57 54 57 59 56 52 57 59 56 53 57 58 56 52
MIN/MAX RH         24      70      27      78      26      73      28      73      27
RH            30 26 55 70 33 31 59 78 33 28 57 73 34 30 59 73 34 30
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5      10       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ016-301000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
325 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON
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                 61          91          64          97          64
TEMP          88 83 71 67 64 61 74 86 91 86 74 70 67 64 78 92 97 91 77 71 67 64
DEWPT         43 45 47 50 53 57 55 54 54 53 55 58 56 55 54 52 50 48 48 48 54 59
MAX/MIN RH                   87          28          73          20          84
RH            22 26 42 54 69 87 51 34 29 32 51 65 68 73 43 26 21 23 36 44 63 84
WIND DIR       N SE SE  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       3  3  5  4  6  5 11 10 12 12  9  8 10 10 16 18 14 17 13 11 11 10
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     20 19 29 39 45 51 49 47 46 44 42 40 30 21 20 19 21 23 26 29 25 21
POP 12HR                     10          20          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 13 13  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 14 13 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE     92 33 <1 <1 <1 <1 30125169 85 <1 <1 <1 <1 27216257250  4 <1  5 <1
T WIND DIR    NW NW SE  S  S  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW
T WIND SPD     9  3  4  4  6  4 13 11 14 14  8 10 12 11 20 20 21 23  9  8 11  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           09/01 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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      65      94      63      91      64      90      63      89
TEMP          89 89 71 65 89 89 69 63 87 86 70 64 86 85 69 63 85 84
DEWPT         54 48 54 55 54 52 56 58 57 53 57 58 58 55 57 57 56 53
MIN/MAX RH         23      70      25      84      29      81      32      81      31
RH            30 24 54 70 31 28 62 84 36 32 62 81 39 36 66 81 37 34
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      10       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ008-301000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
325 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON
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          95          71          98          69
TEMP          89 85 75 71 68 66 79 91 95 91 80 76 73 71 83 94 98 93 80 75 72 69
DEWPT         45 43 46 49 52 56 54 52 52 52 56 60 60 60 58 55 52 49 53 57 57 57
MAX/MIN RH                   71          24          68          21          65
RH            22 23 37 46 58 71 42 27 24 27 44 59 65 68 43 27 21 22 39 54 58 65
WIND DIR      NW  E SE  S SW SW  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S SW  W
WIND SPD       6  4  5  6  4  4  4  5  9 11 12 13 13 11 13 13 14 18 16 13 11  6
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     18 21 28 35 37 38 42 45 44 43 41 40 36 31 26 21 24 28 28 28 23 19
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     4     3
MIX HGT       11 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 13 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 14 14  1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    121 81 <1 <1 <1 <1  6 84130143  6  7  6  6 36276322311 20  7  2  2
T WIND DIR    NW NW SE  S  S SW  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW NW NW
T WIND SPD    12  8  5  6  5  4  6  6 11 14 12 16 13 12 27 26 26 26 23 13  4  4
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           09/01 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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       95      69      97      70      96      70      92      69      94
TEMP          91 90 74 69 93 92 76 70 92 91 75 70 89 88 74 69 90 89
DEWPT         57 55 60 60 59 57 59 60 59 55 59 60 59 57 60 60 58 55
MIN/MAX RH         27      73      28      72      26      71      32      73      28
RH            32 31 61 73 32 31 57 72 33 30 57 71 37 35 62 73 34 32
PWIND DIR           W       S      SW       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5      10       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ008-301000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
325 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON
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                 65          95          70          97          69
TEMP          89 85 74 70 67 65 78 90 95 91 80 75 72 70 82 93 97 92 80 75 72 69
DEWPT         46 43 45 48 51 55 53 52 52 51 55 60 59 59 56 54 50 47 52 57 56 56
MAX/MIN RH                   70          23          69          20          64
RH            23 24 35 46 56 70 42 27 24 26 43 60 65 69 41 27 21 21 38 54 58 64
WIND DIR      NW  E SE  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S SW  W
WIND SPD       6  3  5  6  5  4  4  6  9 11 13 13 14 11 13 13 14 18 17 16 12  8
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     19 22 28 35 37 39 43 46 44 42 41 41 35 30 26 22 24 27 28 29 24 19
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     4     3
MIX HGT       11 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 14 14 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    126 92 <1 <1 <1 <1 11 88125143  6  7  6  6 27265308297 10  5  2  2
T WIND DIR    NW NW SE  S  S SW  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SW NW NW
T WIND SPD    13  9  5  6  6  4  8  8 11 14 13 16 13 13 20 26 25 25 21 11  4  4
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           09/01 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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       95      68      96      69      95      69      92      68      93
TEMP          91 90 74 68 92 91 75 69 91 90 74 69 88 88 73 68 89 88
DEWPT         56 53 59 59 58 56 58 60 58 54 58 59 58 56 59 59 57 54
MIN/MAX RH         25      73      27      73      27      71      31      74      28
RH            31 29 59 73 33 31 56 73 34 30 57 71 36 34 62 74 34 31
PWIND DIR           W      SW      SW       S       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10       5      10       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ006-301000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
325 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON
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                 59          93          61          98          60
TEMP          88 83 70 65 62 59 74 88 93 87 73 68 64 61 77 92 98 91 75 68 64 60
DEWPT         43 42 45 48 50 53 51 50 49 48 52 56 55 54 50 47 44 42 45 49 50 51
MAX/MIN RH                   80          22          78          16          70
RH            22 24 41 54 65 80 44 27 22 26 48 65 73 78 39 21 16 18 34 49 59 70
WIND DIR      NW NE  E SE  W SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD       8  8  4  4  5  5 10 11 11 13 18 13 13 10 14 13 18 18 14 13 10  6
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     21 22 35 47 50 52 48 43 43 43 45 47 34 20 21 22 24 26 27 28 25 22
POP 12HR                     10          20          20           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS
SPRINKLES              IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     5     5     4
MIX HGT       12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 15 13 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    138 96  1 <1 <1 <1 28144156179 11  7  7 <1 28191319325 <1  6  3 <1
T WIND DIR    NW NW SE  E SW  W SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  N  N NW
T WIND SPD    13  9  2  2  3  6 16 13 14 19 24 14 14 12 20 19 25 29  9 12  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           09/01 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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       93      63      94      61      94      66      92      64      93
TEMP          88 88 69 63 89 88 68 61 89 89 72 66 88 87 70 64 88 88
DEWPT         47 44 52 53 53 51 54 55 54 49 54 55 55 53 56 56 54 51
MIN/MAX RH         19      70      24      81      23      68      29      75      25
RH            24 22 55 70 29 28 61 81 30 25 53 68 34 32 61 75 31 28
PWIND DIR          SW      SW      NW      SW      SW       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5      10       5      10      10      10      10

$$

OKZ002-301000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
325 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

DATE           08/29/14      SAT 08/30/14            SUN 08/31/14            MON
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                 61          95          64          98          63
TEMP          90 85 72 67 64 61 76 90 95 90 76 70 67 64 79 93 98 92 76 70 66 63
DEWPT         45 42 45 48 50 51 51 52 51 51 54 57 57 57 55 53 49 46 50 53 53 53
MAX/MIN RH                   71          23          78          18          70
RH            22 22 38 51 61 71 43 27 23 26 46 63 70 78 44 26 19 21 40 55 63 70
WIND DIR      NW  N  E SE  S  W SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW
WIND SPD       8  8  4  4  3  3  5  6 12 13 14 14 14 14 18 20 17 18 13 11  9  6
CLOUDS        FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     20 22 28 33 40 47 42 37 40 43 47 52 40 28 31 33 32 30 30 29 23 17
POP 12HR                      5          20          20          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.01           0        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                         IS IS IS                      IS IS
TSTMS                              IS IS IS                      IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     3     2     1     1     1     3     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     5     5     4     4     4
MIX HGT       11 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  1 13 14 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  9 16 15 <1  1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    143 95 <1 <1 <1 <1  4104149179  7 11  7  7 39185357363 <1 16  3 <1
T WIND DIR    NW  N  E SE  S  E  W SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  N NW NW
T WIND SPD    14 10  5  4  2  1  4  9 12 17 14 25 16 14 29 25 26 28 10 18  5  5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           09/01 TUE 09/02/14 WED 09/03/14 THU 09/04/14 FRI 09/05/14
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       93      65      95      65      97      69      95      68      93
TEMP          88 88 71 65 90 90 71 65 92 92 75 69 91 90 74 68 89 89
DEWPT         54 52 58 58 59 57 58 59 57 53 57 59 56 55 58 57 56 53
MIN/MAX RH         26      78      29      80      24      70      26      70      27
RH            31 29 64 78 35 33 63 80 31 27 55 70 31 31 58 70 33 29
PWIND DIR          NE       E      NW      SW       S       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      20       5      10       5       5      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS
TSTMS               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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