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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
532 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

TXZ024-302230-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
532 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

DATE             SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16
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                      71          44          60          46          63
TEMP             45 54 65 70 69 58 52 48 45 50 57 59 59 54 51 49 47 53 59 62 61
DEWPT            39 39 39 39 40 41 41 39 37 39 40 41 43 46 45 46 43 42 43 43 42
MIN/MAX RH                   32          73          51          90          48
RH               78 57 38 32 35 55 67 71 72 65 54 51 55 75 81 90 85 67 56 49 50
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  N NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE
WIND SPD         10  8  4  4  6  8 10 12 13 14 12 12 12 10  9 10 10 11  9  9  9
CLOUDS           SC SC FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        27 26 25 41 58 52 46 53 61 61 80 92 90 88 89 86 74 68 60 52 40
POP 12HR                      5          20          40          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.06        0.34        0.08
RAIN SHWRS                          S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                               S  S  C  C  C  C              S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     3     4     4     1     1     3     3
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT              3600  7300  5000  2200  3700  5300  2000  1800  5700  6500
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD             11     5     9    18    19    18    17    14    17    12
RFTI              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


DATE          TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16
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            45      69      49      77      52      81      57      83
TEMP          52 47 64 67 56 51 71 75 61 54 75 79 65 59 77 81
DEWPT         43 42 44 43 46 45 47 45 48 47 48 46 49 49 48 48
MAX/MIN RH
RH            72 83 48 42 69 79 42 34 62 76 39 31 57 70 36 32
PWIND DIR           N       N      SE      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      10      10       5       0       5       5

$$

TXZ026-302230-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
532 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

DATE             SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16
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                      72          46          64          47          64
TEMP             48 56 66 71 70 59 54 50 47 53 60 63 62 56 53 50 48 54 60 63 62
DEWPT            41 40 39 40 41 42 42 40 38 38 40 42 44 48 48 48 44 43 44 43 43
MIN/MAX RH                   32          71          46          93          48
RH               77 55 37 32 35 53 64 68 71 57 47 46 52 74 83 93 86 66 55 48 50
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW  N NE  N  N  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD          9  9  5  4  4  6  9 10 13 13 13 12 11 10 11 10 10 11 10 10 10
CLOUDS           FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)        20 20 21 28 36 35 34 42 50 44 67 85 88 93 88 80 68 66 58 49 32
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.34        0.09
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S              C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1     3     3
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT              3900  5600  3600  1800  4500  5700  4800  1500  5900  6300
T WIND DIR             NW     W    NE     N     N    NE    NE    NE     N     N
T WIND SPD             12     3     6    17    19    16    17    17    17    16
RFTI              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


DATE          TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16
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            46      71      50      78      53      82      57      85
TEMP          53 48 66 69 58 52 72 76 62 55 76 80 66 59 79 83
DEWPT         44 43 44 43 45 45 47 45 48 47 49 48 51 50 52 50
MAX/MIN RH
RH            71 83 45 39 62 77 41 33 60 74 39 33 58 72 39 32
PWIND DIR           N       N      SE      SW      SE       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10       5       5       5       5       5

$$

TXZ043-302230-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
532 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

DATE             SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16
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                      76          49          66          48          64
TEMP             52 60 70 75 74 63 57 53 50 56 62 65 64 57 54 51 49 54 60 63 62
DEWPT            44 43 42 41 42 44 45 43 40 40 41 44 45 47 49 48 46 45 45 45 45
MIN/MAX RH                   29          70          46          89          53
RH               73 53 36 29 32 51 65 70 69 56 46 46 50 69 83 89 89 71 58 53 55
WIND DIR          N  N  N  E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD          6  5  3  3  5  6  8 10 13 14 13 13 11 10 11 11 10 10 10  8  8
CLOUDS           FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC
CLOUDS(%)        18 16 13 22 31 29 26 32 38 56 60 70 79 88 91 91 89 90 81 71 47
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          50          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.32        0.34
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     2     2     4     4     3     3
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     2     3     2     2     2     2
MIX HGT              4000  5400  2900  1100  4200  4900  4700  1700  2500  3300
T WIND DIR              N    SE     E    NE    NE     E    NE    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              9     4     6    13    24    17    18    23    21    11
RFTI              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


DATE          TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16
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            46      72      50      78      54      84      57      86
TEMP          53 48 66 70 58 52 72 76 63 56 78 81 66 59 80 84
DEWPT         46 44 45 44 46 46 49 47 49 49 50 49 52 50 53 52
MAX/MIN RH
RH            77 86 47 39 64 80 43 36 61 77 38 33 60 72 39 33
PWIND DIR           N      NE      SE      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR           10       5       5       5       0       0       0       5

$$

TXZ035-302230-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
532 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

DATE             SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16
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                      73          44          60          44          62
TEMP             46 55 66 72 70 59 52 48 45 50 56 59 59 53 49 47 45 51 58 61 60
DEWPT            40 40 40 38 36 40 41 39 36 36 37 41 42 45 44 44 41 41 42 41 41
MIN/MAX RH                   28          71          47          89          48
RH               79 57 38 29 29 49 66 71 70 58 49 51 53 74 83 89 86 68 55 48 49
WIND DIR          N NW SW  S SE  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          8  4  3  4  8 10 12 14 17 20 13 11 13 13 12 12 12 12 10  9  9
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
CLOUDS(%)        26 26 27 42 58 57 55 60 64 81 81 90 82 88 89 93 84 84 77 70 53
POP 12HR                      5          20          40          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0        0.02        0.05        0.54        0.06
RAIN SHWRS                          S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                               S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     3     4     4     4     4     3     3
HAINES                  3     2     3     3     3     3     3     3     3     2
MIX HGT              4500 10700  6700  2300  4200  3900  2800  1700  4500  4600
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              4    10    14    23    24    12    18    19    19    10
RFTI              0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI CATEGORY    NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


DATE          TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16
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            43      69      48      77      51      82      56      85
TEMP          50 45 64 67 56 50 71 75 60 53 75 80 65 58 79 82
DEWPT         43 41 43 42 44 44 46 43 46 46 47 43 49 48 46 45
MAX/MIN RH
RH            77 86 46 40 64 80 41 32 60 77 37 27 56 69 31 27
PWIND DIR          NE       E      SE      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10       5       0       0       5

$$

TXZ031-302230-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
532 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

DATE             SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16
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                      74          46          66          48          65
TEMP             50 58 68 73 71 60 54 50 48 54 62 65 64 57 54 51 49 55 61 64 63
DEWPT            42 41 40 41 42 44 44 41 39 39 42 43 45 48 48 48 45 45 46 45 44
MIN/MAX RH                   32          73          46          89          47
RH               76 53 36 32 35 54 68 70 73 57 49 46 51 72 80 89 86 68 57 49 49
WIND DIR         NW NW NW  N NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD         10  8  5  4  4  6  8 10 12 13 13 12 10 10 10 10 10 11 10 10  9
CLOUDS           FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        17 16 14 26 38 34 31 38 44 42 67 76 87 91 89 81 74 73 66 59 32
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.40        0.16
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                     S  S  S  S              C  C  C  C
LAL                     1     1     1     1     3     3     1     1     3     3
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     3     3     2     3     3     2
MIX HGT              4000  5700  3800  1200  4700  5800  5300  1800  4700  6500
T WIND DIR              N     W     E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     N
T WIND SPD             11     2     6    11    19    17    17    18    18    14
RFTI              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


DATE          TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16
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            46      72      50      79      53      83      57      86
TEMP          53 48 66 70 58 52 73 77 62 55 77 81 66 59 80 84
DEWPT         45 43 45 43 46 46 48 46 49 48 50 49 52 50 53 51
MAX/MIN RH
RH            73 83 47 38 64 80 41 33 62 77 39 33 61 72 39 32
PWIND DIR           N       N      SE      SW       S       S       S       S
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC SC FW SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5       5      10      10       5       5       0       5

$$

TXZ029-302230-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
532 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

DATE             SAT 04/30/16            SUN 05/01/16            MON 05/02/16
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                      69          42          55          42          60
TEMP             44 53 63 68 67 56 49 45 43 47 52 54 54 49 47 45 43 49 56 59 58
DEWPT            38 38 38 38 39 40 40 39 35 36 38 41 42 44 43 43 40 40 42 42 41
MIN/MAX RH                   33          79          59          93          51
RH               79 57 39 33 36 55 71 79 73 65 59 61 64 83 86 93 89 71 59 53 53
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE NE  N NE NE NE NE
WIND SPD          9  5  4  1  5 10 13 14 16 16 13 10 12 11 10  9 10 11  9  9  9
CLOUDS           SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
CLOUDS(%)        28 27 27 48 69 61 53 61 68 81 85 94 84 88 88 92 80 70 67 63 50
POP 12HR                      5          30          40          40          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.06        0.28        0.05
RAIN SHWRS                          C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                               C  C  C  C  C  C              S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     3     4     4     1     1     3     3
HAINES                  3     3     3     3     3     2     3     3     3     3
MIX HGT              3200  9400  6800  2800  3800  4600  2600  1600  4900  6000
T WIND DIR             NW    SW     E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE
T WIND SPD              6     8    16    21    23    11    17    16    18    12
RFTI              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


DATE          TUE 05/03/16 WED 05/04/16 THU 05/05/16 FRI 05/06/16
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            42      67      47      75      50      80      53      82
TEMP          49 44 62 65 54 49 69 73 59 52 74 77 62 55 76 80
DEWPT         41 40 43 43 45 44 46 44 46 45 47 45 48 47 46 47
MAX/MIN RH
RH            74 86 50 45 71 83 44 35 62 77 38 32 60 74 34 31
PWIND DIR          NE      SE       S      SW       S       S       S      SW
WIND CHAR         <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15     <15
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5      10      10      10       5       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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