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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
307 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

TXZ024-291145-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
307 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

DATE           07/28/16      FRI 07/29/16            SAT 07/30/16            SUN
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                      71          97          71          97          73
TEMP          96 94 84 79 76 73 82 91 96 95 85 80 76 73 82 91 96 95 85 81 78 75
DEWPT         59 59 62 63 62 63 64 62 59 59 63 63 63 62 63 60 59 58 60 61 61 61
MAX/MIN RH                   71          29          68          29          62
RH            29 31 48 58 62 71 55 38 29 30 47 56 64 68 53 36 29 29 43 51 56 62
WIND DIR       E SE  S  S SW  W SW  S  S  S  S SE SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       9  9  8  8  8  4  8  9  9 11  8  5  5  6 10  9 11 11  9  8 10 10
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     10 10 12 13 36 43 38 38 47 65 47 61 49 44 29 35 46 43 33 35 15 19
POP 12HR                     10          10          30          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     3     3     2     2     1     1
HAINES            3     3     4     4     3     3     3     3     3     4     4
MIX HGT        9700  5300   300  9500 11800  7100   200  9500 11800  7000   200
T WIND DIR       SE     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD        8     9     9     9    11     8     6    17    14     8    10
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           07/31 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16
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            98      74      99      75      99      74      98      73      98
TEMP          92 96 82 76 93 97 83 77 93 96 82 76 92 95 81 75 92 96
DEWPT         60 57 58 60 59 56 57 58 58 55 58 58 56 56 58 59 58 57
MIN/MAX RH
RH            34 27 44 58 32 26 41 52 31 25 44 54 30 26 46 58 32 28
PWIND DIR          SW       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      10       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ026-291145-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
307 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

DATE           07/28/16      FRI 07/29/16            SAT 07/30/16            SUN
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                      72          98          73          99          74
TEMP          97 95 85 80 77 74 83 92 97 96 86 81 78 75 84 93 98 96 87 82 79 76
DEWPT         64 64 66 65 65 64 66 65 63 61 64 64 65 63 64 63 62 60 62 62 63 62
MAX/MIN RH                   71          31          66          30          62
RH            32 36 53 60 67 71 57 41 33 32 48 56 64 66 51 37 31 30 43 51 58 62
WIND DIR       E SE SE  S  S  E  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       8 10  9  8  5  5  8  8  9 10 10  6  5  5  8  9 11 11 11 11  8  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     12 14 14  6 41 48 49 34 46 55 49 55 62 38 33 27 33 36 33 31 21 19
POP 12HR                     20          10          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.04           0           0
RAIN SHWRS              S  S              C  C  C  C
TSTMS                   S  S              C  C  C  C
LAL               1     1     2     1     1     3     3     1     1     1     1
HAINES            3     3     4     4     3     2     2     3     2     2     3
MIX HGT       10100  6300   200  9000 11400  6800   200  9000 11000  6500   100
T WIND DIR       SE     S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW     S    SE     S
T WIND SPD        6    10     5     6    12     9    10    16    16    11     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           07/31 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16
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            99      76     100      75     101      75     100      75      99
TEMP          93 97 83 78 94 97 83 77 95 98 83 77 94 97 83 77 94 97
DEWPT         63 59 60 62 62 58 58 59 60 57 58 59 59 57 59 60 60 58
MIN/MAX RH
RH            37 29 46 58 35 28 43 54 31 26 43 54 31 27 44 56 32 28
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ043-291145-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
307 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

DATE           07/28/16      FRI 07/29/16            SAT 07/30/16            SUN
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                      72          99          73         100          75
TEMP          98 96 86 81 77 74 83 93 98 97 87 82 78 75 84 94 99 97 88 83 80 77
DEWPT         60 63 63 64 62 63 65 64 61 60 62 62 62 62 65 62 60 58 61 60 61 62
MAX/MIN RH                   68          29          64          28          60
RH            30 34 46 56 60 68 54 38 30 30 44 52 58 64 53 36 29 28 41 46 52 60
WIND DIR       E SE SE  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       9 10  6  6  4  4  9  8  9  9  6  8  5  4 10  8  9 10 11 11  8  6
CLOUDS        SC SC FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     43 27 11  3 10 13 20 34 44 52 40 37 38 34 32 36 42 39 38 30 16 18
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES            2     2     3     3     2     2     3     3     2     2     3
MIX HGT       11200  6500   200  8800 10900  6900   200  8900 11300  6900   300
T WIND DIR        E     S    SW    SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD        6     9     6    13    12     8     6    16    13    10    10
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           07/31 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16
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            99      75     101      75     101      75     101      75     100
TEMP          93 97 83 77 95 98 83 77 95 98 83 77 95 98 83 77 94 98
DEWPT         62 58 59 63 61 56 55 60 60 55 56 60 59 56 58 60 60 57
MIN/MAX RH
RH            36 28 44 62 33 25 39 56 31 24 40 56 30 25 43 56 31 26
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR            5       5       0       5       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ035-291145-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
307 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

DATE           07/28/16      FRI 07/29/16            SAT 07/30/16            SUN
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                      69          97          69          97          71
TEMP          96 94 83 78 75 72 81 91 96 94 83 78 75 72 81 91 96 94 84 79 76 73
DEWPT         55 55 60 61 60 61 62 60 56 54 58 59 60 60 62 59 56 55 58 58 58 60
MAX/MIN RH                   68          25          66          25          64
RH            26 27 46 56 60 68 53 36 26 26 43 52 60 66 53 34 26 27 41 49 54 64
WIND DIR       E SE SE  S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD       9 10  9  9  6  5 11 10 11 10  9  9  8  5 12 11 13 12 11 11 10  8
CLOUDS        SC SC FW CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     35 31 19  5 17 25 36 37 47 53 49 49 44 46 24 43 47 39 34 37 19 18
POP 12HR                      5           5          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1
HAINES            2     2     5     5     4     2     4     3     4     3     4
MIX HGT       11200  7000   200  8300  9600  5900   200  7900 10100  5500   300
T WIND DIR        E     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD        8     9     8    12    13     8     9    16    16     8    10
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           07/31 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16
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            97      72      98      72      98      72      98      72      97
TEMP          91 94 80 74 92 95 80 74 92 95 80 74 92 95 80 74 91 95
DEWPT         58 53 57 59 58 53 55 57 57 53 55 57 56 53 56 58 57 54
MIN/MAX RH
RH            33 25 45 59 32 24 42 55 31 24 42 55 30 24 44 57 32 25
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      10       5      10       5      10

$$

TXZ031-291145-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
307 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

DATE           07/28/16      FRI 07/29/16            SAT 07/30/16            SUN
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                      71          99          73         100          74
TEMP          98 96 85 80 77 74 83 93 98 97 87 82 78 75 84 94 99 97 87 82 79 76
DEWPT         63 62 65 65 64 65 65 65 62 61 64 64 64 63 64 63 61 60 62 62 63 62
MAX/MIN RH                   73          29          67          28          62
RH            31 33 50 60 64 73 56 39 31 30 47 56 63 66 51 36 29 30 43 51 58 62
WIND DIR       E SE  S  S  S  E  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S SW
WIND SPD       9 10  9  8  5  4  8  9 10 10 10  8  5  5  9  9 11 11 11 10  8  8
CLOUDS        FW FW FW CL SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     15 20 13  4 34 32 45 36 45 50 46 54 58 38 30 30 35 36 33 33 22 19
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     2     2     1     1     1     1
HAINES            3     3     5     5     3     2     2     3     2     2     3
MIX HGT       10400  6600   300  9400 11200  6800   300  9500 11300  6700   200
T WIND DIR       SE     S     S    SW     S     S     S    SW     S     S     S
T WIND SPD        6    10     6    10    12    10    10    16    14    10     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           07/31 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16
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           100      76     102      75     101      75     102      75     100
TEMP          94 98 84 78 96 99 83 77 95 98 83 77 96 99 83 77 94 98
DEWPT         62 59 60 62 62 57 58 60 60 57 57 59 59 57 59 60 60 58
MIN/MAX RH
RH            35 29 45 59 34 26 43 56 31 26 42 54 30 25 44 56 32 27
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5       5       5       5       5      10

$$

TXZ029-291145-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
307 PM CDT THU JUL 28 2016

DATE           07/28/16      FRI 07/29/16            SAT 07/30/16            SUN
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                      68          96          67          96          69
TEMP          94 92 82 77 74 71 80 89 95 93 82 76 73 70 79 89 95 93 83 78 74 71
DEWPT         55 55 60 61 61 61 63 59 56 55 59 60 61 60 62 59 57 55 58 59 59 60
MAX/MIN RH                   71          26          71          27          68
RH            28 29 47 58 64 71 56 37 27 28 46 58 66 71 56 37 28 28 43 52 59 68
WIND DIR       E SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD       8  8  9  6  5  4 10  9 10  9  8  6  4  5 10 10 11 11 10 10  9  6
CLOUDS        FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
CLOUDS(%)     15 13 12 11 21 30 28 41 43 58 45 57 45 47 28 40 46 40 31 34 15 19
POP 12HR                     10          10          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02           0           0
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL               1     1     1     1     1     3     3     2     2     1     1
HAINES            3     3     4     4     3     2     4     3     3     3     4
MIX HGT       10800  6800   300  8800 10300  6100   200  8300 10600  5700   300
T WIND DIR       SE     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW    SW     S     S    SW
T WIND SPD        6    10     9    12    12     8     8    17    14     8    11
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           07/31 MON 08/01/16 TUE 08/02/16 WED 08/03/16 THU 08/04/16
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            95      70      97      71      96      70      96      70      95
TEMP          89 92 78 72 91 94 79 73 90 93 78 72 90 93 78 72 89 93
DEWPT         59 54 57 59 58 53 56 57 56 53 56 57 55 53 56 58 57 54
MIN/MAX RH
RH            37 28 48 64 33 25 45 57 32 26 47 59 31 26 47 61 34 27
PWIND DIR           S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5       5       5      10       5       5       5      20

$$

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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