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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
350 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

TXZ012-222200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
350 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

DATE             FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14
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                 96          65          94          66          93
TEMP          71 69 81 92 96 91 77 72 68 65 78 90 94 90 77 72 69 66 78 89 93 89
DEWPT         61 62 62 59 57 57 56 54 54 55 56 54 51 50 53 55 56 57 59 57 54 53
MIN/MAX RH                   28          71          23          73          27
RH            71 78 52 33 28 32 48 54 62 71 47 29 23 26 43 55 63 73 51 34 27 29
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD      13 13 20 17 21 21 13 13 10 13 14 17 21 21  9 13 12  9 12  5 11 10
CLOUDS        B1 SC FW FW B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     54 35 17 12 51 54 56 57 55 53 51 48 51 53 56 58 54 50 50 50 50 50
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.01        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         IS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     3     3     1     1     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3 12 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  4 10 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13 11
VENT RATE      7  6 50219275252  5  4  9  8 67220252220  4  7  6 <1 32115150147
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    14 13 23 21 25 27 11  8 19 17 21 25 24 25  9 14 13  9 18 11 13 16
RFTI           0  0  1  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO EL NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          MON 08/25/14 TUE 08/26/14 WED 08/27/14 THU 08/28/14
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      92      66      91      66      85      61      88
TEMP          72 66 88 88 72 66 87 87 71 66 82 81 66 61 84 84
DEWPT         57 59 59 56 59 59 59 57 59 59 59 57 59 58 58 55
MAX/MIN RH         77      30      79      32      77      40      89      33
RH            59 77 37 34 64 79 39 36 65 77 46 44 77 89 41 37
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW       E      NE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10       5      10      10      20      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ016-222200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
350 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

DATE             FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14
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          64          92          62          93
TEMP          68 65 78 90 94 89 76 70 67 64 77 88 92 87 74 68 65 62 76 88 93 88
DEWPT         59 61 61 59 59 59 57 54 55 55 57 56 54 54 56 57 57 57 60 58 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   31          72          27          84          27
RH            73 87 56 36 31 37 52 56 65 72 50 34 27 32 53 67 75 84 58 36 27 31
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S SW SE  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9  9 13 17 20 19  9  9 10  9 13 16 18 19  6  8  5  4  6  4 11 11
CLOUDS        B1 SC FW FW B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     56 32 10 25 59 81 83 86 71 57 55 52 56 59 58 56 54 52 50 47 47 47
POP 12HR                     20          40          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.16           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS       IS IS SC SC
TSTMS         IS       IS IS SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     3     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3 11 12  7 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  9 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 12 12
VENT RATE      6  5 38221288140  3  4  6  4 60153168181 <1 <1 <1 <1 12 92120138
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    12 10 17 24 27 23  5  9 12  9 19 19 18 21  8  9  6  5  9  9 11 13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          MON 08/25/14 TUE 08/26/14 WED 08/27/14 THU 08/28/14
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      91      62      90      63      84      59      83
TEMP          70 64 87 86 68 62 86 86 69 63 81 80 64 59 79 79
DEWPT         59 60 60 56 60 59 59 56 58 58 59 56 59 58 59 55
MAX/MIN RH         87      32      90      32      85      39      98      39
RH            68 87 41 36 75 90 40 36 68 85 48 44 84 98 50 44
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NE      NE       E       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      20      20      20      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-222200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
350 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

DATE             FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14
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                 98          70          98          71          94
TEMP          75 73 85 94 98 94 81 76 73 70 83 94 98 94 82 77 74 71 81 91 94 90
DEWPT         61 62 63 59 57 57 56 55 55 55 57 55 52 52 54 55 56 57 59 58 55 55
MIN/MAX RH                   25          59          21          62          27
RH            62 68 49 31 25 29 43 48 54 59 41 26 21 24 38 47 54 62 47 33 27 31
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD      11  8 11 13 14 16 11 11 12 11 10 14 14 16  9 13 12  9  9  1  9 11
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC FW B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     55 42 33 12 59 63 54 45 49 53 50 47 50 52 55 58 53 47 48 49 50 50
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.06        0.01        0.08           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS                         IS
TSTMS         IS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS                         IS
LAL 6HR                 1     3     3     1     1     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 13 14 12  4 <1 <1 <1  3 11 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13 11
VENT RATE      6  4 38244293300 96  4  8 12 54242275265  5  6  6  4 24108143152
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W SW  S  S
T WIND SPD    12  9 21 21 24 28 27  8 16 16 20 26 25 26 10 13 12  9 14 10 12 16
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          MON 08/25/14 TUE 08/26/14 WED 08/27/14 THU 08/28/14
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       71      95      69      96      67      88      65      88
TEMP          76 71 91 91 75 69 92 91 73 67 85 84 70 65 84 84
DEWPT         58 59 59 56 60 60 60 58 60 60 60 58 59 58 58 56
MAX/MIN RH         66      28      74      28      79      37      79      34
RH            54 66 34 31 61 74 35 34 64 79 43 42 68 79 41 38
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NE       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW
POP 12HR           20       5      20      20      20      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS       IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-222200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
350 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

DATE             FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14
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                 98          69          97          70          93
TEMP          75 73 84 94 98 93 80 75 72 69 82 93 97 93 81 76 73 70 80 90 93 89
DEWPT         61 62 63 59 57 57 56 55 55 55 56 54 51 51 53 55 56 57 59 57 54 54
MIN/MAX RH                   26          61          21          63          27
RH            62 68 49 31 26 30 43 49 55 61 41 27 21 24 38 48 55 63 48 33 27 30
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD      11  9 12 13 14 16 11 10 12 11 10 14 14 18  9 12 12  8  8  1  9 11
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC FW B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     55 40 27 12 56 62 59 55 55 54 51 47 50 53 56 58 53 47 48 49 49 49
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.01        0.05           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         IS       IS IS IS IS             IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     3     3     1     1     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 13 14 12  5 <1 <1  1  3 10 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 12 13 12
VENT RATE      6  5 38238297288 99  4  8 14 45220264253  5  6  6  4 24104130156
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW  W  S  S  S
T WIND SPD    13 10 21 21 25 28 25  8 18 16 20 25 25 26 10 13 12  9 13 10 11 14
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          MON 08/25/14 TUE 08/26/14 WED 08/27/14 THU 08/28/14
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       71      94      68      95      67      87      65      88
TEMP          76 71 91 90 74 68 91 90 73 67 84 83 70 65 84 84
DEWPT         58 59 59 56 60 60 59 58 60 59 60 58 59 58 58 56
MAX/MIN RH         66      28      75      29      78      37      79      33
RH            54 66 34 32 61 75 35 34 65 78 43 42 69 79 41 38
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW      NE       N      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC FW
POP 12HR           10       5      20      20      20      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ006-222200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
350 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

DATE             FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14
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                 93          63          95          62          91
TEMP          69 66 78 89 93 88 75 69 66 63 77 90 95 90 75 69 65 62 75 87 91 87
DEWPT         58 58 58 54 55 56 56 56 57 56 57 53 49 49 53 54 55 56 57 54 50 50
MIN/MAX RH                   28          78          21          79          25
RH            67 75 50 31 28 34 52 63 72 78 50 28 21 25 45 58 70 79 54 33 25 28
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW NE  E  S  S
WIND SPD      10  5 11 16 20 21  9  6  9  8 13 16 18 16  8 10  5  4 11  8  8 11
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC FW B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     54 42 26 14 62 79 72 65 60 55 51 46 52 58 56 53 48 43 44 44 44 43
POP 12HR                     30          40          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.16           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS       SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS       SC SC SC SC
LAL 6HR                 2     4     4     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 12 13  9  1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 11 13 12
VENT RATE      4 <1 23242325229 12  4  4  4 39200230210  4 <1 <1 <1 33 66113138
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S SW SW  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW NE  S  S  S
T WIND SPD     9  5 17 24 28 28 13  8  8  9 18 23 23 23  9 11  6  5 14  6 10 13
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          MON 08/25/14 TUE 08/26/14 WED 08/27/14 THU 08/28/14
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      92      62      91      62      86      59      86
TEMP          69 63 88 87 68 62 87 86 68 62 82 82 65 59 82 82
DEWPT         55 57 56 54 58 58 57 55 57 56 56 54 57 56 56 54
MAX/MIN RH         81      27      87      29      80      34      90      34
RH            62 81 35 32 71 87 36 34 67 80 41 39 77 90 41 38
PWIND DIR           S       S       S      SW       N      NE      SE       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10      20      20      20      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS          IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS               IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS

$$

OKZ002-222200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
350 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

DATE             FRI 08/22/14            SAT 08/23/14            SUN 08/24/14
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                 99          66          99          66          94
TEMP          73 70 83 95 99 94 79 73 69 66 81 94 99 94 79 73 69 66 78 90 94 90
DEWPT         61 61 61 58 56 57 58 58 57 57 58 55 52 52 55 56 57 57 59 57 55 55
MIN/MAX RH                   24          73          21          72          27
RH            66 72 48 29 24 29 48 59 66 73 46 27 21 24 43 54 65 72 52 34 27 31
WIND DIR       S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  W  N NE  E  S
WIND SPD       9  6 13 16 20 19 11  6 11 11 14 17 19 18 13 13 10  4 12  8  5  9
CLOUDS        B1 SC SC FW SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     53 43 35 21 37 72 78 85 69 53 50 47 51 55 56 56 49 41 43 45 46 46
POP 12HR                     20          30          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.02        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS       IS IS SC SC             IS IS                         IS
TSTMS         IS       IS IS SC SC             IS IS                         IS
LAL 6HR                 1     3     4     1     1     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  2 13 14 13  7 <1  1 <1  3 11 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 12 12
VENT RATE      5  4 24273336338200  6 14  7 52242288253  8  7  5 <1 30 40 96132
T WIND DIR     S  S SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  W  N SW  S  S
T WIND SPD    10  8 17 24 27 31 31 13 16 16 20 25 26 25 16 14 11  5 17  3  9 12
RFTI           0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          MON 08/25/14 TUE 08/26/14 WED 08/27/14 THU 08/28/14
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       67      95      65      94      65      87      60      90
TEMP          73 67 91 90 71 65 90 89 71 65 84 83 66 60 85 85
DEWPT         58 58 59 56 60 60 59 57 59 58 58 56 56 56 57 55
MAX/MIN RH         74      27      84      29      79      36      86      30
RH            60 74 34 32 68 84 36 34 66 79 41 40 71 86 38 35
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       W       N      NE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR           20      20      20      20      30      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS IS IS IS 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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