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Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrices
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
419 AM CST Sat Nov 11 2017

TXZ012-112200-
Amarillo-Potter TX
35.23N 101.70W Elev. 3585 ft
419 AM CST Sat Nov 11 2017

Date             Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon 11/13/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 76          40          58          43          65
Temp             48 52 69 76 62 51 46 42 41 43 54 58 52 45 43 43 44 49 59 65 58
DewPt            47 47 46 41 40 41 41 41 40 40 39 38 40 41 42 42 42 45 46 47 48
Min/Max RH                   28         100          47          96          52
RH               96 83 44 28 44 68 83 96 96 89 57 47 63 86 96 96 93 86 62 52 69
Wind Dir         SW SW  W  W  N NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
Wind Spd         13 13 13 13  6  8 10 11 11 11 10  9  6  6  5  6  6 10 13 17 10
Clouds           OV B2 SC FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 FW SC
Clouds(%)        93 73 50 24 12 12 32 65 63 55 39 34 62 73 90 86 87 75 59 22 37
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
Drizzle                                                     S  S
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     4     3     2     4     4     5     5     4
Mix Hgt           1 <1  1  3 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  1  2  2  1 <1  1 <1  2  2  3 <1
Vent Rate        15  7 11 39 <1 <1  6  8  7 11  8  9  6  6  5 10  6 23 32 35 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW  W SW NE NE NE  N  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
T Wind Spd       17 16 12 14  2  6 13 18 14 12  9  6  4  6 10 11 12 17 18 16  9
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               Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       49    77      46    63      42    74      42    64
Temp          49   49 70 67 53   46 59 54 43   43 69 64 51   42 59 52
DewPt         49   49 48 43 40   37 35 34 36   36 33 31 29   26 21 22
Max/Min RH        100    33      71    35      79    21      55    19
RH           100  100 45 42 61   71 40 46 76   76 26 29 42   53 23 31
PWind Dir          SW    SW       W     N      SE    SW       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ016-112200-
Bootleg RAWS-Deaf Smith TX
34.82N 102.78W Elev. 4103 ft
419 AM CST Sat Nov 11 2017

Date             Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon 11/13/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 77          38          58          41          66
Temp             48 54 71 77 65 50 45 40 38 41 53 58 50 42 41 42 43 48 59 66 59
DewPt            45 46 44 35 36 35 35 39 38 39 38 37 39 40 41 41 42 45 46 47 48
Min/Max RH                   22         100          46         100          50
RH               91 76 37 22 34 56 68 96100 92 58 46 66 91100 98 98 89 62 50 67
Wind Dir         SW SW  W  W  W  W  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd         12 12 14 17  6  5  8 11 10 10 10  9  6  5  5  6  8 11 13 17 10
Clouds           B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC
Clouds(%)        80 73 51 27 25 17 22 39 46 47 39 36 64 70 88 92 92 73 60 32 39
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     4     4     4     5     5     5     5
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  1  4 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2  1  1  1  1  2  2  2  2 <1
Vent Rate         8  6 12 76 <1 <1 <1  8  6  5  7 12  7  8  9 10 17 24 23 28  4
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW  W SW  W  N NE  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW
T Wind Spd       17 12 13 21  8  6  9 17 12 11  8  9  8  9 10 11 12 18 17 16  9
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               Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       48    77      44    64      42    74      41    64
Temp          48   48 69 67 52   44 60 56 43   43 68 65 50   41 60 54
DewPt         48   48 46 40 37   34 33 34 35   35 31 29 28   24 24 22
Max/Min RH        100    30      68    31      76    20      50    21
RH           100  100 44 37 58   68 37 44 73   73 25 27 43   50 26 28
PWind Dir          SW    SW       W    NE       S    SW       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-112200-
Borger-Hutchinson TX
35.71N 101.40W Elev. 2762 ft
419 AM CST Sat Nov 11 2017

Date             Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon 11/13/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 73          41          58          46          67
Temp             50 56 66 73 62 51 45 42 41 46 53 58 53 48 46 46 47 52 60 67 61
DewPt            47 47 46 42 42 42 42 41 40 40 40 38 39 40 41 42 43 45 46 46 47
Min/Max RH                   33          97          47          89          47
RH               89 73 48 33 48 72 88 96 96 80 62 47 59 75 83 86 87 78 60 47 61
Wind Dir         SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
Wind Spd         11 11 11  8  8  9  8  8  8  9  9  8  5  5  4  5  6  9 12 14  9
Clouds           B2 B2 SC FW FW CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 OV B2 OV B1 B1 FW SC
Clouds(%)        86 74 46 18 16  4 40 68 63 51 42 37 50 65 89 81 88 69 55 20 33
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle           O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     2     2     3     3     5     5     3
Mix Hgt           2  2  2  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  2  2  2  2  2  1  1 <1  2  3  3 <1
Vent Rate        29 27 21 35 <1  6  7  8 10 18 12  9  6  8  6  8  5 24 40 39 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW SW  W NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE  E  S SE  S  S  S SW SW  S
T Wind Spd       21 20 11 11  6 12 14 12 11 12  9  5  4  5  6  9 11 17 18 14  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               Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       51    77      48    63      44    74      45    65
Temp          52   51 70 69 56   48 59 56 46   45 68 67 54   45 60 56
DewPt         49   49 48 43 40   37 35 34 36   37 35 33 30   28 21 21
Max/Min RH         93    32      64    35      76    23      51    18
RH            90   91 45 39 55   64 41 43 68   73 29 28 40   51 22 26
PWind Dir          SW    SW       W    NE      SE    SW       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ008-112200-
Cedar RAWS-Hutchinson TX
35.68N 101.57W Elev. 3103 ft
419 AM CST Sat Nov 11 2017

Date             Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon 11/13/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 73          40          58          45          67
Temp             50 54 66 73 63 52 45 43 42 45 52 58 52 47 45 45 46 50 60 67 62
DewPt            47 47 46 41 42 42 42 41 40 40 40 38 39 40 42 41 43 45 46 47 47
Min/Max RH                   31          99          48          89          49
RH               89 76 48 31 46 69 89 93 94 83 65 48 62 78 89 87 89 84 61 49 60
Wind Dir         SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  S
Wind Spd         12 12 11  9  6  9  9  9  9  9  9  8  5  5  5  6  6 10 13 16  9
Clouds           B2 B2 SC FW FW CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 FW SC
Clouds(%)        87 73 46 18 16  4 37 66 61 52 40 35 51 66 88 84 86 70 54 19 32
PoP 12HR                      0           0           5          10           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle           O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              5     5     5     2     2     3     4     5     5     4
Mix Hgt           2  2  2  4 <1 <1 <1  1  1  2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  2  3  3 <1
Vent Rate        24 27 24 44  3  6  7 12 11 14 12  9  6  8  6  8 11 29 43 39  4
T Wind Dir       SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE  E  S SE  S  S SW SW SW  S
T Wind Spd       18 20 13 12  5 13 16 13 12 10  9  5  4  5  6  9 12 21 19 14  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               Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       51    77      47    62      43    74      44    64
Temp          53   51 69 69 56   47 56 55 44   44 68 67 54   44 59 56
DewPt         50   49 48 42 39   37 35 35 36   37 34 32 30   27 22 21
Max/Min RH         94    32      67    37      78    22      51    19
RH            90   92 46 37 53   67 45 46 72   75 28 27 40   51 24 25
PWind Dir          SW    SW       W    NE      SE    SW       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ006-112200-
Dalhart-Hartley TX
36.03N 102.55W Elev. 3913 ft
419 AM CST Sat Nov 11 2017

Date             Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon 11/13/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 74          37          61          41          68
Temp             45 54 68 74 62 48 41 40 39 45 55 60 51 42 41 43 44 50 61 68 59
DewPt            44 45 40 34 36 37 39 39 36 36 35 34 37 37 38 39 40 43 44 43 44
Min/Max RH                   23          97          37          89          40
RH               95 71 36 23 37 66 94 95 90 70 46 37 59 81 88 86 86 76 52 40 56
Wind Dir         SW SW  W  W NE NE NE  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  S
Wind Spd          9  8  8  9  6 10  8  8  8  9  8  8  6  5  6  9 10 12 14 17  9
Clouds           B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV B1 B1 FW SC
Clouds(%)        81 74 32 12 20 20 23 35 28 32 31 27 40 51 86 90 91 65 53 21 28
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              5     5     3     2     2     4     5     5     5     3
Mix Hgt          <1 <1  2  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  2 <1 <1 <1  1  1  2  2  2 <1
Vent Rate         8  6 18 48  2  4  4  6  5  5 16 12  4  4  6 13 14 31 24 24 <1
T Wind Dir       SW SW  W  W  E NE NE  N  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S
T Wind Spd       18 12 10 10  4 11  9 12 11 10  9  6  8  9 12 14 16 23 18 13  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               Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       44    77      42    61      39    73      38    63
Temp          46   44 71 65 49   42 56 51 39   40 66 62 45   38 58 52
DewPt         45   42 39 35 31   31 31 33 33   32 31 30 28   25 21 21
Max/Min RH         96    24      65    33      79    21      59    20
RH            95   94 31 33 49   65 38 49 79   75 28 30 51   59 23 30
PWind Dir          SW    SW      NW    NE       S    SW       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            0     0       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

OKZ002-112200-
Guymon-Texas OK
36.69N 101.51W Elev. 3100 ft
419 AM CST Sat Nov 11 2017

Date             Sat 11/11/17            Sun 11/12/17            Mon 11/13/17
UTC 3hrly     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
CST 3hrly     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18

Max/Min Temp                 66          38          56          41          67
Temp             46 48 59 66 55 45 42 40 39 41 49 56 49 42 41 41 43 49 59 67 58
DewPt            45 45 42 40 41 41 41 40 38 38 38 37 38 38 39 40 41 44 46 45 46
Min/Max RH                   38         100          49          97          45
RH               95 87 54 38 59 87 97 99 97 87 67 49 66 86 91 96 94 84 62 45 64
Wind Dir         SW  W NW  N NE NE  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind Spd          6  5  6  8  8  6  5  6  6  8  6  5  5  5  6  6  9 13 13 13  9
Clouds           B2 B2 SC FW SC FW B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW
Clouds(%)        71 71 29  9 27 13 53 63 55 42 42 34 40 48 77 79 83 55 48 18 18
PoP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
Drizzle           O
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines 6HR              4     4     4     2     2     3     3     4     4     4
Mix Hgt           1  2  2  2 <1 <1 <1  1  1  1  2  2  1 <1  1 <1 <1  2  2  3 <1
Vent Rate        12 13 10  6 <1  4  3  8  9  8 11  5  6  4 10  4  5 20 26 28 <1
T Wind Dir       SW  W NW  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S
T Wind Spd       13  9  5  3  8  9  5  9 10  9  8  3  6  8 11  9 11 14 14 12  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               Tue 11/14/17  Wed 11/15/17  Thu 11/16/17  Fri 11/17/17
UTC 6hrly     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Min/Max Temp       44    75      42    60      39    72      40    62
Temp          47   44 67 63 49   42 54 50 39   39 65 61 48   40 57 50
DewPt         46   43 42 40 37   34 33 32 33   34 35 34 29   26 22 22
Max/Min RH         99    29      72    36      81    26      58    21
RH            96   95 40 42 63   71 45 51 79   81 33 36 48   58 25 33
PWind Dir           S    SW      NW    NE      SE    SW       W    NW
Wind Char         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12HR            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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