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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
341 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

TXZ024-011045-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
341 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE           09/30/14      WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI
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                 59          89          58          77          49
TEMP          85 82 71 67 64 61 69 82 88 84 71 67 64 61 64 73 76 74 61 57 54 51
DEWPT         62 62 64 61 62 55 50 47 45 51 49 48 48 48 47 46 46 45 43 41 40 39
MAX/MIN RH                   91          23          63          34          63
RH            46 51 79 81 93 81 51 29 22 32 46 50 56 62 54 38 34 35 51 55 59 63
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD      13 12  9  6  6  8  8  8 11  8  6  6  9 10 17 21 13  6  5  5  5  5
CLOUDS        SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     40 42 45 48 38 27 22 17 16 15 18 21 24 27 25 23 20 18 15 12  8  6
POP 12HR                     30           5          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.12           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC
TSTMS         SC SC SC
LAL            3  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  3  5  5  4  3  3  3  2  3  4  4  3  2
MIXING HGT     9  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  8  9  1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S  S  W  W NW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W
T WIND SPD    20 21  5  3  5  6 10 13 20 13  6  8 10 11 25 27 21 16  6  6  6  6
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           10/03 SAT 10/04/14 SUN 10/05/14 MON 10/06/14 TUE 10/07/14
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       78      51      82      54      85      55      83      60      84
TEMP          71 73 59 53 75 77 62 56 78 80 64 57 76 78 67 62 78 80
DEWPT         38 38 37 37 40 44 43 41 42 44 44 45 47 49 49 50 50 50
MIN/MAX RH         25      55      25      57      24      63      30      65      31
RH            30 28 44 54 28 31 50 57 28 28 48 64 36 36 52 65 37 35
PWIND DIR           N       S      SW       W      NE       E      SE       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0

$$

TXZ026-011045-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
341 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE           09/30/14      WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI
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                 62          93          59          79          50
TEMP          87 84 73 70 67 64 73 86 92 88 74 69 65 62 66 74 78 76 63 58 55 52
DEWPT         60 60 60 61 62 61 61 52 47 53 54 55 54 54 53 51 50 48 46 45 43 42
MAX/MIN RH                   90          21          76          37          68
RH            40 44 64 73 84 90 66 31 21 30 50 61 68 75 63 44 37 37 54 62 64 69
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD      16 12 10  9  8  6  6  8 11  9  6  5  9  8 13 21 17  6  5  5  4  4
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL
CLOUDS(%)     49 51 63 75 61 46 41 35 35 36 34 32 30 28 27 25 23 22 18 14  9  5
POP 12HR                     30          10          10          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.11           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC IS IS             IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC IS IS             IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  2  2  2  5  3  3  4  3  2  4  4  4  3  2
MIXING HGT     7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S SE  S  S SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    23 24 10 10  6  5  8 13 21 20  6  6  9  8 19 27 24 17  5  5  5  5
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  2  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           10/03 SAT 10/04/14 SUN 10/05/14 MON 10/06/14 TUE 10/07/14
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       79      52      83      55      85      57      85      61      86
TEMP          72 74 60 54 76 78 63 57 78 80 65 59 78 80 68 63 80 82
DEWPT         39 37 37 38 40 43 44 45 45 46 45 45 47 50 51 52 52 52
MIN/MAX RH         23      56      24      64      26      59      30      67      32
RH            30 26 42 54 27 29 50 64 31 30 48 60 33 35 54 67 38 35
PWIND DIR           N      SE      SW      SW      NE       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0

$$

TXZ043-011045-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
341 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE           09/30/14      WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI
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                 65          92          66          83          52
TEMP          87 84 75 72 69 67 74 86 91 87 77 74 71 68 72 79 82 80 65 61 58 55
DEWPT         62 61 62 61 64 62 65 64 58 58 61 63 64 64 61 58 55 52 50 48 47 46
MAX/MIN RH                   83          33          86          36          74
RH            43 46 64 68 84 84 74 48 33 38 58 69 79 87 68 49 40 38 58 62 67 72
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD      13 12 10 10  9  9 12 11 12  9  8 13 12  8 10 13 18 13  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL
CLOUDS(%)     50 51 62 74 61 48 44 40 37 34 34 33 32 32 28 23 19 15 13 10  7  4
POP 12HR                     20          10          10          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS IS IS
LAL            2  2  2  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  4  4  4  4  3
MIXING HGT     6  4 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  5  3 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW  W  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    18 20 11 11  9  8 20 18 20 19  8 20 18  8 17 14 21 20  3  6  5  5
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           10/03 SAT 10/04/14 SUN 10/05/14 MON 10/06/14 TUE 10/07/14
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       79      53      83      56      85      58      86      62      86
TEMP          73 74 61 55 76 78 64 58 78 80 66 60 79 81 69 64 80 82
DEWPT         42 39 38 40 41 43 45 47 48 48 48 49 49 51 54 56 55 54
MIN/MAX RH         25      57      24      67      28      65      30      76      35
RH            33 28 42 57 28 29 50 67 35 33 52 67 35 35 59 75 42 38
PWIND DIR          NE       S      SW      SW      NE      NE      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0

$$

TXZ035-011045-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
341 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE           09/30/14      WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI
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                 59          85          57          75          48
TEMP          83 80 70 66 63 61 68 79 84 81 69 65 62 59 63 71 74 72 60 56 53 50
DEWPT         62 59 56 57 57 52 53 52 49 50 50 49 49 49 49 49 49 48 46 44 41 40
MAX/MIN RH                   81          29          68          40          67
RH            49 49 61 73 81 72 59 39 30 34 51 56 62 69 60 46 41 42 60 64 64 68
WIND DIR       S SW  S  S SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD      12  6  4  5  6  5  5  6 13  9  5  6  8  4 14 17 16  6  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL
CLOUDS(%)     22 39 36 32 25 19 17 16 16 15 15 16 16 17 16 15 15 14 12 10  7  5
POP 12HR                     20           5          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.03           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS
LAL            2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  3  2  3  3  4  5  5  5  4  5  3  2  4  4  4  4  4  3
MIXING HGT     7  5 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  6  8 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  3  4  4 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW  S  S SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
T WIND SPD    16 13  3  3  5  5  4 16 24  6  6  8  9  4 19 23 19 13  4  4  4  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           10/03 SAT 10/04/14 SUN 10/05/14 MON 10/06/14 TUE 10/07/14
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      50      79      53      81      55      82      59      82
TEMP          69 70 57 52 72 74 61 55 74 76 63 57 76 77 66 61 77 78
DEWPT         39 40 38 38 39 41 40 40 42 45 45 45 46 48 49 50 48 48
MIN/MAX RH         28      59      26      57      28      64      31      67      31
RH            33 33 49 59 30 30 46 57 32 33 52 64 34 36 54 67 36 35
PWIND DIR          SE       S      SW      SW      NE       E      SE       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0

$$

TXZ031-011045-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
341 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE           09/30/14      WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI
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                 63          94          61          81          51
TEMP          88 84 74 71 68 65 74 87 93 89 75 71 67 64 68 76 80 78 64 60 56 54
DEWPT         61 61 61 61 63 62 61 53 50 55 56 56 56 56 55 53 51 49 47 46 44 43
MAX/MIN RH                   89          24          77          36          67
RH            40 46 64 71 84 90 64 31 23 32 52 59 68 75 63 45 36 36 54 60 64 66
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD      14 12 10 11  9  8  9  9 12  9  5  5 11 10 13 19 17  6  4  5  4  5
CLOUDS        SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL
CLOUDS(%)     49 51 63 75 61 46 40 34 34 35 33 30 27 25 24 23 21 20 16 12  8  5
POP 12HR                     30          10          10          10           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC SC IS IS
TSTMS         IS SC SC IS IS
LAL            3  3  3  2  2  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  3  3  2  2  2  5  3  3  4  4  2  4  4  4  3  2
MIXING HGT     6  5 <1 <1 <1 <1  1  8 10  9 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  4  4  5 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR     S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S SW SW NW  N  N  N NW  W  W  W
T WIND SPD    21 23 11 17 11  6 10 16 24 20  6  6 12 11 18 25 24 18  4  6  5  5
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           10/03 SAT 10/04/14 SUN 10/05/14 MON 10/06/14 TUE 10/07/14
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       80      52      84      55      85      57      85      61      86
TEMP          73 75 60 54 77 78 63 57 78 80 65 59 78 80 68 63 80 82
DEWPT         39 38 37 39 41 44 45 45 46 47 46 46 48 50 51 52 52 53
MIN/MAX RH         23      56      24      63      27      61      30      67      32
RH            29 26 42 57 28 30 52 64 32 31 50 62 35 35 54 67 38 37
PWIND DIR           N       S      SW      SW      NE       E      SE       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0       0

$$

TXZ029-011045-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
341 PM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014

DATE           09/30/14      WED 10/01/14            THU 10/02/14            FRI
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                 57          84          55          73          47
TEMP          82 79 68 65 62 59 66 78 83 79 68 63 60 57 61 69 72 70 58 55 52 49
DEWPT         61 58 58 55 54 49 48 47 47 49 47 46 46 45 45 45 45 44 42 41 39 38
MAX/MIN RH                   77          28          63          37          66
RH            49 49 70 70 75 69 52 33 28 35 47 54 60 64 56 42 38 39 55 59 61 66
WIND DIR      SW SW  S SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD      12  9  5  5  5  6  5  6 12  9  5  6  6  5 17 20 14  6  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS        FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     21 33 30 27 21 15 15 15 15 15 17 19 21 23 22 20 18 16 14 11  8  6
POP 12HR                     20           5          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0           0           0
RAIN SHWRS    IS IS IS
TSTMS         IS IS IS
LAL            2  3  3  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1  1
HAINES         2  2  2  2  2  2  2  3  4  5  5  5  3  3  3  3  4  4  4  4  3  3
MIXING HGT     8  6 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  7  8 <1 <1 <1 <1 <1  2  3  5  6 <1 <1 <1 <1
T WIND DIR    SW SW  S SW SW  W NW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW
T WIND SPD    17 14  4  2  5  5  8 13 19  6  6  8  8  6 25 26 19 14  5  4  4  4
RFTI           0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE           10/03 SAT 10/04/14 SUN 10/05/14 MON 10/06/14 TUE 10/07/14
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      79      51      82      53      81      57      82
TEMP          68 70 56 50 72 74 59 53 75 77 61 55 74 76 64 59 76 78
DEWPT         37 38 37 37 39 42 41 39 40 42 43 44 46 47 47 47 47 47
MIN/MAX RH         27      60      27      59      24      65      30      64      30
RH            32 31 49 61 30 32 51 59 28 29 51 66 37 36 54 64 36 33
PWIND DIR           S       S      SW      SW      NE       E       S      SW      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0       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)...........20 FT. WIND DIRECTION
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED
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...
       IS.............ISOLATED
       SC.............SCATTERED
       NM.............NUMEROUS
       O..............OCCASIONAL
       S..............SLIGHT CHANCE
       C..............CHANCE
       L..............LIKELY
       WD.............WIDESPREAD
       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
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX
MIXING HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT
     EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FEET
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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