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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
345 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014

TXZ012-221000-
AMARILLO-POTTER TX
35.23N 101.70W ELEV. 3585 FT
345 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                 49          82          54          87          49
TEMP          78 75 62 56 52 49 63 76 82 79 66 61 57 54 68 81 87 83 65 58 52 49
DEWPT         43 43 45 46 46 45 47 46 44 43 45 46 47 48 46 43 39 35 33 33 33 33
MAX/MIN RH                   86          26          80          17          53
RH            30 32 55 69 80 86 56 35 26 28 47 58 70 80 45 27 19 18 30 38 47 53
WIND DIR       N NE NE  E  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW  N
WIND SPD      14 10  9  8  9  6 12 14 18 19 18 19 21 20 25 26 27 23 20 16 16 16
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     27 25 24 22 21 20 19 18 18 17 18 19 29 40 44 47 42 38 31 24 19 14
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          30           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC
TSTMS                                                      SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     6     6     5
MIX HGT       13 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  9  8 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 12 11 <1 <1  2  1
VENT RATE    143104  4 <1 <1 <1 64126128228  7  9 12  8 58124403315 <1 <1 42 18
T WIND DIR     N NE  E  E SE SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S SW  N  N
T WIND SPD    12 10  8  9  6  4 18 16 19 27 16 19 26 17 33 35 40 34 12 11 32 20
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  1  3  3  3  2  1  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL CL CL CL EL EL NO NO NO
FIRE WEATHER                                                A  A  A


DATE           04/24 FRI 04/25/14 SAT 04/26/14 SUN 04/27/14 MON 04/28/14
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       75      48      83      52      83      53      76      45      69
TEMP          70 72 54 48 76 79 59 52 77 79 60 53 72 72 52 45 64 66
DEWPT         33 33 33 33 33 33 33 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 32 30
MIN/MAX RH         21      54      16      46      16      44      20      60      24
RH            25 23 44 54 20 18 36 46 19 18 35 44 23 23 46 60 30 26
PWIND DIR          NW       S      SW       S       S      SW      SW       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5      10      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS

$$

TXZ016-221000-
BOOTLEG RAWS-DEAF SMITH TX
34.82N 102.78W ELEV. 4103 FT
345 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                 48          83          53          87          45
TEMP          77 74 61 55 51 48 63 76 83 80 66 60 56 53 67 80 87 82 63 55 49 45
DEWPT         43 43 46 46 47 48 51 49 46 45 46 47 47 46 42 37 29 20 20 20 20 21
MAX/MIN RH                   99          27          76          10          39
RH            29 32 57 72 87 99 65 39 27 29 48 62 71 76 39 21 12 10 19 26 32 39
WIND DIR      NE NE  E  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W NW  N
WIND SPD      13  9 10  9  8  5 12 16 18 19 18 17 18 18 21 24 27 27 21 16 18 19
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     28 26 24 22 22 21 21 21 22 23 22 20 28 36 35 34 29 25 21 17 17 17
POP 12HR                      0           0           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     6     6     5
MIX HGT       14 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  4 10 14 13 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 13 14 14 <1 <1 <1 <1
VENT RATE    112 58 <1 <1 <1 <1 84160238275  6 11  9 11 58416446392 <1 <1  7  8
T WIND DIR     N  E  E  E SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W  N  N
T WIND SPD     9  5  6  9  6  6 24 18 19 25 12 24 19 24 33 36 37 32 10 11 14 18
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  5  6  2  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CH CH EL NO NO NO
FIRE WEATHER                                                A  A  A


DATE           04/24 FRI 04/25/14 SAT 04/26/14 SUN 04/27/14 MON 04/28/14
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       77      46      83      51      81      49      75      42      71
TEMP          71 73 53 46 76 79 59 51 75 77 56 49 70 71 50 42 65 67
DEWPT         21 22 23 24 24 25 26 26 27 28 28 29 30 31 31 32 29 26
MIN/MAX RH         13      42      12      38      14      47      20      68      19
RH            15 15 31 42 15 14 28 38 17 17 35 47 23 23 49 68 25 21
PWIND DIR           N      SW      SW      SW      SW      SW       W       W      NW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     15>     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5       5      10       0      10      10

$$

TXZ008-221000-
BORGER-HUTCHINSON TX
35.71N 101.40W ELEV. 2762 FT
345 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                 52          84          58          85          52
TEMP          79 76 64 58 55 52 66 78 84 81 69 64 60 58 69 80 85 81 66 60 55 52
DEWPT         46 45 47 47 47 46 46 45 44 44 46 47 48 49 49 49 45 41 39 39 39 39
MAX/MIN RH                   79          25          72          23          60
RH            31 34 55 67 74 79 50 31 25 27 43 55 65 72 49 34 25 24 37 45 54 60
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N
WIND SPD      13  9  6  5  4  4 10 12 17 17 16 19 19 19 23 25 25 21 19 16 16 14
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     26 25 23 22 20 19 17 16 17 17 19 21 33 45 48 50 47 44 38 32 23 14
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.06           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC
TSTMS                                                      SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     6     6     5
MIX HGT       13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  9  7  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 13 10 <1 <1  2 <1
VENT RATE    169121 <1 <1 <1 <1 49135124185  8  9  8  7 52116455342 <1 <1 50  7
T WIND DIR     N NE  E  E  E SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  W  N  N
T WIND SPD    14 12  6  6  6  4 16 17 21 27 17 19 17 16 29 33 40 41 13  9 28 16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  3  3  2  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL CL CL EL NO NO NO NO


DATE           04/24 FRI 04/25/14 SAT 04/26/14 SUN 04/27/14 MON 04/28/14
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       76      49      82      53      82      54      76      45      70
TEMP          71 73 55 49 76 79 60 53 76 79 61 54 72 72 52 45 65 67
DEWPT         38 38 38 37 37 37 36 36 36 35 35 34 34 34 33 33 33 31
MIN/MAX RH         25      64      19      52      18      47      22      62      24
RH            30 28 51 64 25 22 41 52 23 20 37 47 25 25 48 62 30 25
PWIND DIR          NW       S      SW       S       S       S      SW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5      20      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS IS

$$

TXZ008-221000-
CEDAR RAWS-HUTCHINSON TX
35.68N 101.57W ELEV. 3103 FT
345 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                 52          83          58          85          52
TEMP          78 75 63 58 54 52 65 77 83 80 69 64 60 58 69 80 85 81 66 60 55 52
DEWPT         44 44 46 46 46 45 46 45 44 44 46 47 48 49 48 47 42 37 36 36 36 36
MAX/MIN RH                   78          25          72          20          54
RH            30 33 53 65 73 77 50 32 25 27 44 55 65 72 47 31 22 21 32 41 49 54
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N  N
WIND SPD      13  9  6  5  5  4 10 13 17 17 17 19 20 19 24 25 25 23 20 16 16 14
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     26 25 23 22 21 19 18 17 18 18 20 21 32 43 46 50 46 41 36 30 22 14
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          30           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.05           0
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC
TSTMS                                                      SC SC
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     6     6     5
MIX HGT       13 11 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  9  7  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4 14 11 <1 <1  2 <1
VENT RATE    165121 <1 <1 <1 <1 56135140195  8  9  8  7 53116473347 <1 <1 48  7
T WIND DIR     N NE  E  E  E SE  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  W  N  N
T WIND SPD    13 12  6  6  5  3 16 17 23 29 17 19 17 16 29 33 40 39 11  9 27 16
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  3  3  3  2  1  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO CL CL CL EL EL NO NO NO


DATE           04/24 FRI 04/25/14 SAT 04/26/14 SUN 04/27/14 MON 04/28/14
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       76      49      82      53      82      54      76      45      70
TEMP          71 73 55 49 76 79 60 53 76 79 61 54 72 72 52 45 65 67
DEWPT         36 35 35 35 35 34 34 34 34 34 34 33 33 33 33 33 32 30
MIN/MAX RH         23      59      18      48      18      46      21      62      23
RH            27 25 47 59 22 20 38 48 21 19 36 46 24 24 48 62 29 25
PWIND DIR          NW       S      SW       S       S      SW      SW       W       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5      10      20      10      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                                  IS IS
TSTMS                                       IS IS

$$

TXZ006-221000-
DALHART-HARTLEY TX
36.03N 102.55W ELEV. 3913 FT
345 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                 46          86          51          86          43
TEMP          75 72 59 53 49 46 63 78 86 82 66 59 54 51 66 79 86 81 62 53 47 43
DEWPT         37 38 41 42 42 42 46 45 43 42 44 45 46 45 41 37 30 22 23 23 23 23
MAX/MIN RH                   87          22          80          11          46
RH            25 28 51 66 77 87 54 31 22 24 45 60 73 80 41 22 13 12 23 31 39 46
WIND DIR      NE NE  E  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N  N
WIND SPD      13  9  5  8  5 10 16 19 21 23 18 18 18 18 26 27 25 27 25 21 19 16
CLOUDS        SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     28 26 24 22 22 23 23 24 26 27 27 26 29 31 31 31 29 26 23 19 17 15
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     6     6     5
MIX HGT       13 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  8 12 12 <1 <1 <1 <1  2 14 14 16 <1 <1  2 <1
VENT RATE    117 70  4 <1 <1 <1 80158249306  6  9  8  7 50446500496 <1 <1 42  4
T WIND DIR     N  E  E  E SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  N  N  N
T WIND SPD    10  8  8  8  5  2 23 24 23 28 13 19 18 16 28 37 41 35  9 13 24  9
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  2  0  0  0  0  3  3  4  5  3  2  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL EL NO NO NO NO CL CL CL CH CL EL NO NO
FIRE WEATHER                                                A  A  A


DATE           04/24 FRI 04/25/14 SAT 04/26/14 SUN 04/27/14 MON 04/28/14
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       74      43      80      48      80      47      74      40      67
TEMP          68 70 50 43 73 76 56 48 74 76 55 47 69 70 48 40 62 64
DEWPT         24 24 25 25 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 31 31 30 28
MIN/MAX RH         15      49      14      45      15      50      20      71      24
RH            19 18 37 49 17 16 33 45 18 17 37 50 23 23 52 71 30 26
PWIND DIR          NW       S      SW       S      SW      SW      SW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     15>     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC FW FW SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5       5      10      10      10      10

$$

OKZ002-221000-
GUYMON-TEXAS OK
36.69N 101.51W ELEV. 3100 FT
345 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                 45          84          52          84          47
TEMP          77 73 59 53 48 45 61 76 84 80 66 60 55 52 65 78 84 80 63 56 50 47
DEWPT         42 40 42 41 41 40 43 43 43 43 46 46 46 46 46 45 41 36 36 36 36 36
MAX/MIN RH                   82          24          80          20          67
RH            28 30 52 64 75 82 50 31 24 27 49 61 72 80 50 31 22 20 37 48 59 67
WIND DIR      NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N  N NW
WIND SPD      13  9  6  8  6  4 13 18 19 20 19 19 18 17 24 25 25 23 21 20 18 16
CLOUDS        SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     27 25 23 21 20 20 19 19 23 27 27 27 34 41 46 51 50 50 45 40 24 16
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          30          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.01
RAIN SHWRS                                                 SC SC IS IS
TSTMS                                                      SC SC IS IS
LAL 6HR                 1     1     1     1     1     1     2     4     3     1
HAINES 6HR              3     3     3     3     3     3     3     6     6     3
MIX HGT       12 10 <1 <1 <1 <1  4  8 10  8 <1 <1 <1 <1  3  7 16 14 <1  2  2 <1
VENT RATE    156 93 <1 <1 <1  2 60160200180  7 13 10  8 70224500448  6 51 48  4
T WIND DIR     N NE  E  E  E SE  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  N  N NW
T WIND SPD    14 10  6  5  5  4 19 23 23 27 14 28 20 17 31 35 39 35 12 37 23  8
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  3  3  3  2  2  1  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO CL CL CL EL EL EL NO NO


DATE           04/24 FRI 04/25/14 SAT 04/26/14 SUN 04/27/14 MON 04/28/14
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       75      44      79      49      81      50      72      41      66
TEMP          70 71 51 44 72 75 56 49 75 77 57 50 68 68 48 41 61 63
DEWPT         36 36 35 35 35 35 35 34 34 34 34 34 34 33 33 33 34 32
MIN/MAX RH         24      72      21      58      19      55      24      73      29
RH            29 27 54 72 26 23 46 58 23 21 42 55 28 27 56 73 36 31
PWIND DIR          NW       S      SW       S       S       S      SW      NW       N
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     15>     15>     15>     <15     15>
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5      20      20      20      10      10
RAIN SHWRS                            IS IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS                                 IS IS IS IS 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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