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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
731 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

TXZ024-012215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
731 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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                      35          26          38          38          63
TEMP                26 32 35 34 31 29 28 27 30 36 38 38 40 42 42 41 47 56 62 60
DEWPT               24 27 29 29 29 28 27 25 29 33 35 37 40 42 42 41 40 35 33 31
MIN/MAX RH                   78          99          88         100          32
RH                  92 81 78 82 92 96 96 92 96 88 89 96 99 99100100 76 46 34 34
WIND DIR            SE  E  E  E NE NE NE NE  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD             4  5  5  6  6  6  5  6  4  5  6  8  9 11 11 13 13 19 16  8
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)          100 99 93100100100100100 97 94 93 92 89 86 73 59 50 41 48 55
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02           0
FRZG DRZL            O
FRZG RAIN                     S  S  S  S  S  S
RAIN                                            S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
SLEET                         S  S  S  S
SNOW                                      S  S
OBVIS               PF       PF PF PF PF
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     2     2     4     4     5     5
MIX HGT                    1700  2200  2200  1900  1700  1200   600  2800  4300
T WIND DIR                   SE     E     E    SE     S     S    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD                    4     9    10     6     9    14    16    23    25
RFTI                 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


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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            25    32      20    46      26    58      33    62
TEMP          34   26 30 31 26   22 40 44 34   28 51 56 42   35 55 60
DEWPT         27   18 10 12 13   12 12 12 17   17 23 25 27   28 31 27
MAX/MIN RH
RH            75   71 42 45 57   64 31 27 49   62 33 30 55   75 39 28
PWIND DIR           N    NE      NE    SW      SW    SW      SW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    20      10     5       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ026-012215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
731 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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                      36          27          39          38          66
TEMP                27 33 36 35 32 30 29 28 31 37 39 39 40 42 41 40 47 58 65 63
DEWPT               25 26 28 29 29 28 27 25 28 30 32 34 36 38 38 38 40 41 38 34
MIN/MAX RH                   73          92          76          91          34
RH                  91 75 73 79 89 91 91 87 88 77 78 83 87 87 88 91 75 52 37 34
WIND DIR             E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  N
WIND SPD             5  4  5  5  6  6  6  6  5  4  5  6 10 10 10 11 10 14 14 11
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)          100 99 95100100100100100 98 95 95 95 93 90 84 78 63 48 53 58
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02           0
FRZG DRZL            O
FRZG RAIN                     S  S  S  S  S  S
RAIN                                            S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
SLEET                         S  S  S  S
SNOW                                      S  S
OBVIS               PF       PF PF PF PF
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     2     2     2     4     5     5
MIX HGT                    2300  2300  2100  2300  2300  1600  1000  3100  4800
T WIND DIR                   SE    NE    NE     E     S     S    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD                    2    10    11     6     6    14    12    16    21
RFTI                 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


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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            26    34      22    46      27    57      33    63
TEMP          36   27 32 33 28   24 41 44 35   29 50 55 42   35 56 61
DEWPT         25   17 10 10 13   13 11 13 16   18 21 24 26   27 31 29
MAX/MIN RH
RH            65   66 39 37 53   62 29 27 45   62 31 30 53   73 39 30
PWIND DIR           N    NE       N    SW       S     S      SW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B1 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    20      10     5       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ043-012215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
731 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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                      35          29          39          37          68
TEMP                28 33 35 34 32 32 31 30 32 37 39 39 39 41 41 39 47 60 67 65
DEWPT               27 29 31 31 31 31 29 28 31 34 36 38 38 39 40 39 47 53 50 44
MIN/MAX RH                   84          97          89         100          46
RH                  96 85 85 88 96 97 93 93 96 89 89 94 96 91 96100100 77 53 46
WIND DIR            NE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW  W  W SW
WIND SPD             5  5  6  6  8  8  8  9  8  4  3  4  4  6  8 11 12 13 13  8
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2
CLOUDS(%)          100 99 95100100100100100 98 96 95 93 91 89 82 74 66 57 65 72
POP 12HR                     10          30          30          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.02        0.03           0
FRZG DRZL            O
FRZG RAIN                     C  C  C  C  C  C
RAIN                                            C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C
SLEET                         C  C  C  C
SNOW                                      C  C                                S
OBVIS               PF       PF PF PF PF
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        3     3     2     2     2     3     5     4     4
MIX HGT                    1600  1400  1700  1700  1800  1200   700  1500  4800
T WIND DIR                    E    NE    NE    NE     E     S    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD                    6    10    14     9     3     9    14    17    17
RFTI                 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


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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            29    33      22    44      26    55      34    62
TEMP          38   30 32 32 27   23 39 43 33   28 49 53 42   36 56 60
DEWPT         36   26 17 13 15   15 12 14 18   19 21 25 26   28 32 29
MAX/MIN RH
RH            92   84 53 45 60   71 33 30 53   68 33 34 53   72 40 31
PWIND DIR          NW    NE      NE     E       S    SW      SW     N
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B2 OV B2 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC
POP 12HR           20    30      20     5       5     0       5     5

$$

TXZ035-012215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
731 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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                      34          28          40          38          62
TEMP                27 32 34 33 31 31 30 29 32 38 40 40 40 41 41 40 46 56 61 59
DEWPT               25 30 32 32 30 28 27 27 30 33 36 38 40 41 41 40 42 41 38 34
MIN/MAX RH                   92          98          82         100          39
RH                  92 92 92 96 98 88 88 90 91 82 84 91 98 99100100 85 57 42 39
WIND DIR             S  S SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD             5  6  5  8  9  8  8  8  5  5  6  8 10 12 13 13 12 16 17 11
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)          100 99 92100100100100100 97 93 92 90 86 82 76 69 56 43 55 67
POP 12HR                     10          20          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.03        0.02           0
FRZG RAIN                     S  S  S  S  C  C
RAIN                                            C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
SLEET                         S  S  S  S
SNOW                                      C  C                                S
OBVIS                F       PF PF PF PF
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        3     3     2     2     2     3     4     4     5
MIX HGT                    1400  1500  1500  1400  1500   800   600  2800  5400
T WIND DIR                   SE     E     E    SE     S     S    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD                    3     9     9     6     8    13    16    14    24
RFTI                 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


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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            27    30      20    43      24    54      31    60
TEMP          35   27 29 29 25   22 38 41 32   26 47 52 39   33 53 58
DEWPT         32   23 14 12 13   12 12 13 15   18 22 24 26   26 29 27
MAX/MIN RH
RH            90   85 52 47 60   65 34 31 49   71 37 33 57   75 39 30
PWIND DIR          NW    NE      NE    SE      SW    SW      SW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B2 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           20    20      20     5       0     0       0     5

$$

TXZ031-012215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
731 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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                      37          29          39          39          67
TEMP                28 34 37 36 33 32 31 30 32 37 39 39 40 42 42 41 48 60 66 64
DEWPT               26 27 29 30 30 29 28 26 29 32 34 36 38 39 40 41 44 45 41 36
MIN/MAX RH                   73          93          82         100          35
RH                  91 77 73 80 90 90 90 86 89 83 83 89 91 89 92100 85 59 40 35
WIND DIR             E  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE  E  S SE  S  S  S SW  W  W  W NW
WIND SPD             5  4  5  6  8  6  6  6  5  4  4  6  9 10 11 12 11 14 14  9
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1
CLOUDS(%)          100 99 95100100100100100 98 96 96 95 92 89 82 75 62 50 56 63
POP 12HR                     10          20          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02           0
FRZG DRZL            O
FRZG RAIN                     S  S  S  S  C  C
RAIN                                            C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
SLEET                         S  S  S  S
SNOW                                      C  C
OBVIS               PF       PF PF PF PF
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        3     2     2     2     2     3     4     5     5
MIX HGT                    2000  2200  2000  2100  2100  1300   800  3100  4300
T WIND DIR                    E    NE    NE     E    SE     S    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD                    4     9    12     6     5    11    13    16    20
RFTI                 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


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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            28    35      22    47      27    58      33    63
TEMP          37   29 33 34 28   24 41 45 35   29 51 56 42   35 56 61
DEWPT         29   19 11 11 14   14 11 13 17   19 22 25 26   28 32 29
MAX/MIN RH
RH            72   67 40 39 55   64 29 27 47   65 31 30 53   74 39 29
PWIND DIR           N    NE      NE    SW       S    SW      SW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B2 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    20      10     5       0     0       5     5

$$

TXZ029-012215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
731 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

DATE             SUN 03/01/15            MON 03/02/15            TUE 03/03/15
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                      36          26          40          38          60
TEMP                26 33 36 35 32 30 28 27 31 38 40 40 40 41 41 39 45 54 59 57
DEWPT               25 29 32 32 30 28 27 26 30 33 36 38 39 40 40 39 39 37 34 30
MIN/MAX RH                   84          95          81         100          36
RH                  97 86 84 89 92 91 95 95 95 81 84 92 98 97 97100 79 53 38 36
WIND DIR             S  S SE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW SW  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD             5  5  5  8  8  8  6  6  5  6  8  8 10 14 13 13 13 18 18 10
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1
CLOUDS(%)          100 99 92100100100100100 97 93 92 91 87 83 75 67 54 40 48 56
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.02        0.02           0
FRZG RAIN                     S  S  S  S  C  C
RAIN                                            C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
SLEET                         S  S  S  S
SNOW                                      C  C
OBVIS                F       PF PF PF PF
LAL                           1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                        2     2     2     2     2     3     3     4     5
MIX HGT                    1500  1500  1500  1400  1600   900   600  2400  4600
T WIND DIR                    S     E     E    SE     S     S    SW     W     W
T WIND SPD                    3     9     9     5    10    16    20    18    25
RFTI                 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


DATE               WED 03/04/15  THU 03/05/15  FRI 03/06/15  SAT 03/07/15
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            25    30      19    44      23    55      29    59
TEMP          33   26 28 29 24   21 38 42 31   25 48 53 38   31 52 57
DEWPT         29   20 12 12 14   13 13 13 16   18 24 25 26   26 30 27
MAX/MIN RH
RH            86   79 50 49 65   70 36 30 54   74 39 33 62   82 43 31
PWIND DIR          NW    NE      NE    SW      SW    SW      SW    NE
WIND CHAR         <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1   B1 B2 B2 SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR           10    20      10     5       0     0       0     5

$$

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 DIR DEG(DEGREES)...............20 FT. WIND DIRECTION IN TENS OF DEGREES
                                    RELATIVE TO DUE NORTH.
     EXAMPLE: 09 = 90 DEGREES = EAST; 18 = 180 DEGREES = SOUTH;
              27 = 270 DEGREES = WEST; 36 = 360 DEGREES = NORTH
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
WIND GUST(MPH)......................20 FT. WIND GUST
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE
HEAT INDX...........................HEAT INDEX
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...
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       D..............DEFINITE
       AR.............AREAS
       PA.............PATCHY
OBVIS...............................OBSTRUCTION TO VISIBILITY
     TYPE...
       F..............FOG
       PF.............PATCHY FOG
       F+.............DENSE FOG
       H..............HAZE
       BS.............BLOWING SNOW
       K..............SMOKE
       BD.............BLOWING DUST
       AF.............VOLCANIC ASHFALL
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
MIX HGT(FT AGL).....................MIXING HEIGHT
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
DISPERSION..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUILL TURNER STABILITY
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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