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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
255 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

TXZ012-242200-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
255 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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          69          98          70          98
TEMP          70 68 81 92 96 93 80 75 71 69 82 94 98 95 82 76 72 70 83 94 98 95
DEWPT         61 62 61 58 56 53 56 58 59 59 58 56 53 50 51 52 53 54 54 55 53 51
MIN/MAX RH                   25          70          21          57          21
RH            73 81 51 32 26 26 44 56 65 70 44 28 22 22 35 43 50 57 37 27 22 23
WIND DIR      SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  6  9 11 13 13 12 13 13 13 13 14 14 14 13 13 12 12 12 12 11
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      8 10 13 17 17 18 16 15 15 16 17 18 29 39 38 36 37 39 40 41 43 46
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  5 11 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 11 12 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 12
VENT RATE     <1 <1 40 66 96126 <1 <1 <1 <1 69137150147  5 <1 <1 <1 38113 95 84
T WIND DIR     S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD     6  6  9  6  9 13  9 10 13 13 26 14 14 16 11 13 13 10 21 10  8  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          SUN 07/27/14 MON 07/28/14 TUE 07/29/14 WED 07/30/14
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       73      94      66      87      67      84      65      84
TEMP          79 73 91 91 72 66 84 85 71 67 81 82 69 65 81 82
DEWPT         54 58 59 56 59 61 61 61 62 62 61 60 61 61 63 63
MAX/MIN RH         59      29      84      42      84      44      87      49
RH            43 59 35 31 63 84 46 45 72 84 50 48 75 87 54 53
PWIND DIR           S      NE       E       E      SE       S      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10       5      20      30      20      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ016-242200-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
255 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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          66          97          66          98
TEMP          70 68 80 90 94 91 78 72 68 66 80 92 97 93 79 73 69 66 81 93 98 95
DEWPT         60 60 59 58 55 52 54 56 57 58 56 55 53 50 52 53 54 55 55 55 53 51
MIN/MAX RH                   27          75          22          69          22
RH            71 76 50 34 27 28 45 57 67 75 44 29 23 24 40 51 60 69 42 29 23 24
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S SE
WIND SPD       5  4  6  8 10 12 11 10 10  9 11 12 13 13 13 11 11 10 10 10 10 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      8  9 12 14 15 15 15 14 14 13 14 14 28 41 39 37 38 39 40 42 44 46
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              5     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  3 11 11  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 10 11 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 11 13 11
VENT RATE     <1 <1 33 63 95102 <1 <1 <1 <1 40105132133 <1 <1 <1 <1 21 55 63 84
T WIND DIR     S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD     6  6 12  6 10 13  6 10 12 13 23 12 13 16 10 12 12 10 16  5  5  9
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          SUN 07/27/14 MON 07/28/14 TUE 07/29/14 WED 07/30/14
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       70      95      64      89      67      83      63      87
TEMP          76 70 91 91 71 64 85 86 72 67 81 81 67 63 83 84
DEWPT         53 57 58 57 59 60 60 59 62 62 60 58 60 60 62 61
MAX/MIN RH         63      28      87      37      86      43      90      42
RH            45 63 33 32 66 87 43 40 72 86 50 46 77 90 49 46
PWIND DIR           S      NE       E       E       S       S      SW      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           10       5      20      30      20      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-242200-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
255 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                100          75         103          76         103
TEMP          77 78 88 97100 97 85 81 77 75 88 99103100 87 82 78 76 89 99103 99
DEWPT         60 61 62 59 57 54 57 59 60 60 58 56 53 50 52 53 54 55 55 55 54 53
MIN/MAX RH                   23          60          19          47          20
RH            56 56 42 29 24 24 38 48 55 60 37 24 20 19 30 37 43 47 32 23 20 21
WIND DIR       S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  5  8 10 12 12 12 12 11 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 10 10 10 10 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      9 11 13 16 17 19 17 15 18 21 20 20 30 40 39 39 40 41 41 41 45 49
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  5 11 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 12 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 14 15 14
VENT RATE     <1 <1 50 88138161  5  6  6  6 75161163166  5  6 <1 <1 38122115 82
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD     5  5 12  9 12 16 10 13 13 13 28 16 14 14 11 13 12  9 21 10  8  6
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          SUN 07/27/14 MON 07/28/14 TUE 07/29/14 WED 07/30/14
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       74      98      70      90      67      87      69      86
TEMP          80 74 94 95 76 70 87 87 72 67 84 85 73 69 83 84
DEWPT         56 59 59 57 60 61 61 60 61 61 61 62 62 62 63 63
MAX/MIN RH         60      26      72      38      81      42      77      46
RH            44 60 31 28 56 72 42 40 68 81 46 46 68 77 50 49
PWIND DIR          SW      NE       E       E      SE       S      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10      10      20      30      20      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ008-242200-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
255 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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          75         102          76         102
TEMP          76 76 87 95 99 96 85 80 77 75 87 98102 99 87 82 78 76 88 98102 98
DEWPT         60 61 61 58 56 54 56 59 59 60 58 56 53 50 52 53 54 55 55 55 54 52
MIN/MAX RH                   23          60          19          49          20
RH            58 60 43 30 24 24 37 48 54 60 37 25 20 19 30 38 44 49 33 24 20 21
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD       6  5  6  8 10 12 12 12 12 11 13 13 13 13 13 13 12 11 11 10 10 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)      9 11 12 14 16 18 17 15 18 21 20 20 30 40 40 39 40 41 41 41 45 49
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT       <1 <1  4 11 13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 11 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 15 14
VENT RATE     <1 <1 44 88130154  4 <1  6  6 60154163173  5  6 <1 <1 38104102 81
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW
T WIND SPD     5  6 12  9 11 16  9 12 13 13 27 16 14 17 11 13 12  9 21  9  8  6
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          SUN 07/27/14 MON 07/28/14 TUE 07/29/14 WED 07/30/14
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       73      98      70      89      67      86      69      86
TEMP          79 73 94 94 76 70 86 86 72 67 83 84 73 69 83 84
DEWPT         56 59 59 57 60 61 61 60 61 61 61 61 62 62 63 63
MAX/MIN RH         61      27      75      39      81      43      80      47
RH            45 61 32 29 57 75 43 42 69 81 47 46 70 80 51 50
PWIND DIR          SW      NE       E       E       S       S      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR           10      10      20      30      20      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS                IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                     IS IS SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

TXZ006-242200-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
255 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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          65         102          67         100
TEMP          68 65 80 93 98 94 79 72 68 65 82 96102 98 81 75 70 67 82 95100 96
DEWPT         60 60 57 54 52 49 51 54 55 56 54 52 50 47 50 53 54 55 54 53 53 52
MIN/MAX RH                   20          72          17          66          20
RH            76 84 45 27 21 21 38 53 63 72 38 23 18 18 34 47 58 66 38 25 21 23
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NE  E
WIND SPD       5  5  9 12 13 16 13 12 11  9 13 16 14 13 13 12 10  8  8  8  8  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     13 13 13 13 14 14 15 17 19 21 23 25 35 45 46 48 45 42 42 43 46 49
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS                                                IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     4     3     3     3     3     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  5 11 12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 13 14 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 14 16 14
VENT RATE     <1 <1 80132173171  5 <1 <1 <1 58143154173  6  6 <1 <1 14 42 32 56
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW SW  S SW SW SW  W NW  N  E
T WIND SPD     6  8 18 13 17 20 11 13 12 11 26 12 12 14 12 13 10  6  8  3  2  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          SUN 07/27/14 MON 07/28/14 TUE 07/29/14 WED 07/30/14
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       70      94      65      87      65      85      65      86
TEMP          77 70 90 90 71 65 84 84 70 65 82 83 69 65 83 83
DEWPT         57 59 60 57 60 61 61 61 62 61 61 60 62 61 63 61
MAX/MIN RH         69      31      87      43      89      43      87      45
RH            51 69 37 33 68 87 48 47 78 89 49 47 77 87 51 47
PWIND DIR           N      NE      NE      SE       S       S       E      NE
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      30      30      20      30      30      20
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS SC SC SC SC IS IS

$$

OKZ002-242200-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
255 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                101          71         103          71         103
TEMP          72 69 84 96101 97 83 78 74 71 86 98103 99 84 78 74 71 86 98103 99
DEWPT         63 62 61 58 55 53 56 58 59 59 57 56 54 51 53 56 56 57 57 57 56 55
MIN/MAX RH                   22          66          19          61          21
RH            73 78 46 28 22 23 39 51 60 66 38 24 20 20 35 46 54 61 38 26 21 23
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  N NE
WIND SPD       6  4  9 12 13 13 13 13 13 13 13 14 13 12 12 12 11 10  9  8  8  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)     13 15 14 14 15 17 18 18 20 22 26 30 38 46 47 49 45 41 43 45 47 50
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02           0
RAIN SHWRS                                           IS IS IS IS             IS
TSTMS                                                IS IS IS IS             IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1
HAINES 6HR              4     3     3     3     3     4     4     4     4     4
MIX HGT       <1 <1  5 11 13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  3 14 14 15  1 <1 <1 <1  3 15 16 14
VENT RATE     <1 <1 68143206219  5 <1  7  7 64151151157 18  7  7 <1 28 90 48 67
T WIND DIR    SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  W NW  E
T WIND SPD     5  5 17 14 18 21 11 14 14 14 27 11 11 11 19 16 16 12 12  6  3  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          SUN 07/27/14 MON 07/28/14 TUE 07/29/14 WED 07/30/14
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      96      67      89      65      88      67      88
TEMP          78 71 92 92 73 67 86 86 70 65 85 85 72 67 85 85
DEWPT         60 63 62 58 60 59 59 60 60 60 61 62 63 62 63 62
MAX/MIN RH         76      29      75      37      84      41      84      42
RH            54 76 37 32 63 75 41 42 71 84 46 45 74 84 48 46
PWIND DIR           N      NE       E      SE      SE       S      SE       E
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20      20      30      20      20      30      40      30
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS SC SC IS IS IS IS SC SC SC SC SC SC

$$

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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