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FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
438 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

TXZ024-032215-
CAPROCK RAWS-BRISCOE TX
34.41N 101.05W ELEV. 2561 FT
438 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      43          37          54          34          58
TEMP             38 39 42 43 41 40 40 39 38 40 49 53 49 42 40 38 36 39 51 57 52
DEWPT            38 39 39 39 38 39 39 39 37 39 35 32 32 35 32 33 31 35 33 36 38
MIN/MAX RH                   86         100          44          88          46
RH              100100 88 86 90 96 96 98 97 96 59 44 52 75 73 82 82 85 51 46 59
WIND DIR         NE  E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NW  W SW  S SW SW  S
WIND SPD         11 10  9  9  8  6  6  6  5  8 10  9  4  3  3  3  3  4 11 11 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)       100100 99 99 99 99100 98 89 81 49 55 45 50 46 45 43 37 37 14 26
POP 12HR                     80          40           5          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.04           0           0           0
RAIN              D  D  L  L  C  C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
OBVIS                                    PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     4
MIX HGT              2300  2500  2300  2100  2800  3300  1300   600  2400  3500
T WIND DIR              E     E    NE    NE    NE    NE     E     S     S     S
T WIND SPD             13    11     9     9    11    10     4     3     5    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 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
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            35    46      29    41      20    38      21    47
TEMP          40   36 42 41 33   30 37 35 25   21 33 33 26   23 40 42
DEWPT         30   29 27 27 26   26 25 22 15   13 11 14 11    8 11 20
MAX/MIN RH         85    49      84    51      71    36      53    28
RH            68   74 55 57 76   84 61 59 66   71 39 45 52   52 30 40
PWIND DIR           W    NE       E    NE       N     N       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0      10    10       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-032215-
CHILDRESS-CHILDRESS TX
34.43N 100.28W ELEV. 1952 FT
438 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      45          39          54          35          56
TEMP             40 41 44 45 43 42 41 41 40 42 50 53 49 43 40 38 37 39 50 55 50
DEWPT            40 41 42 41 41 40 39 39 38 40 38 35 35 37 34 34 31 36 36 38 39
MIN/MAX RH                   86          95          50          90          53
RH              100100 93 86 93 93 92 92 92 93 63 50 58 79 79 85 79 89 58 53 66
WIND DIR         NE NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NW  S SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10 10  9  6  6  6  5  5  9 10  8  5  4  3  3  3  4  9 10 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)       100100 99 99 99 99100 99 94 86 57 65 48 55 54 49 52 51 44 26 28
POP 12HR                     80          40           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.36        0.05           0           0           0
RAIN              D  D  L  L  C  C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT              2400  2600  2400  1900  3100  3800  1100   200  1700  2300
T WIND DIR              E    NE    NE    NE     N    NE    NE     N     E     S
T WIND SPD             13    12    12    10    11    10     3     3     3     8
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 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
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            35    48      28    41      20    40      22    47
TEMP          40   36 44 43 33   29 37 35 25   22 35 35 27   24 41 42
DEWPT         36   31 29 28 25   24 25 24 15   11 12 14 10    9 12 20
MAX/MIN RH         96    48      82    55      68    34      52    29
RH            85   82 55 55 72   81 61 64 65   62 38 41 48   52 30 41
PWIND DIR           W     N       E    NE       N     N       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0       5    10       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-032215-
JAYTON RAWS-KENT TX
33.23N 100.57W ELEV. 1905 FT
438 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      45          40          52          37          55
TEMP             41 42 44 45 44 42 42 41 41 42 48 51 48 43 41 40 38 41 50 54 50
DEWPT            41 41 42 42 42 40 40 39 39 40 41 42 40 40 38 38 35 39 38 41 42
MIN/MAX RH                   89          96          69          95          60
RH              100 96 93 89 93 93 94 92 93 94 77 70 74 89 89 92 90 92 63 60 73
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N NW SW SW  S
WIND SPD         12 12 12 10  9  8  8  9  8 10 11 11  6  5  4  4  3  3  6  9 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 98 99 99100 98 98 93 74 91 74 90 76 88 82 82 65 40 30
POP 12HR                     90          60          20          30          30
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.12        0.02        0.02        0.05
RAIN              D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C
OBVIS                                    PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT              1800  2500  2300  2200  2800  3200  2400  2300  2600  3000
T WIND DIR             NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NW    SW
T WIND SPD             21    17    14    13    14    17    16    10     3     9
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 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
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            38    52      33    48      21    40      22    48
TEMP          42   39 47 47 38   34 43 41 27   23 35 35 27   24 41 43
DEWPT         38   33 35 34 31   30 31 29 19   14 14 15 14   12 15 22
MAX/MIN RH         89    54      85    52      71    36      59    31
RH            87   79 61 61 78   85 61 61 70   67 41 43 56   59 34 43
PWIND DIR           W     N       E     N       N     N      SE    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-032215-
LUBBOCK-LUBBOCK TX
33.67N 101.82W ELEV. 3280 FT
438 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      43          36          50          32          58
TEMP             36 37 41 43 41 39 38 38 37 39 46 49 45 40 37 36 34 37 51 57 51
DEWPT            36 37 38 39 38 37 36 36 36 37 36 34 32 34 30 32 29 34 35 36 34
MIN/MAX RH                   86          97          54          89          45
RH              100100 89 86 89 92 92 92 96 92 68 56 60 79 75 85 82 89 54 45 52
WIND DIR         NE NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  N NW  W SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD         13 13 12 11  8  8  8  6  8 11 12 12  6  5  4  3  3  5 12 14 13
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 98 99100 99 97 92 92 71 83 65 73 60 62 50 45 36 15 29
POP 12HR                     80          50          10          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.33        0.09           0        0.02           0
RAIN              D  D  L  L  C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS                                    PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT              1800  2400  2000  1700  2500  3000  2000  1700  3500  4000
T WIND DIR              E     E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             19    14    11    12    13    12     9     3     8    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 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
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            34    49      30    45      17    38      20    46
TEMP          39   35 44 44 35   31 40 38 24   19 32 33 25   22 39 41
DEWPT         30   28 30 29 29   28 25 23 16   11 13 13 11   10 14 18
MAX/MIN RH         77    48      88    45      73    37      60    31
RH            70   75 57 55 78   88 55 54 71   70 45 43 55   59 35 39
PWIND DIR           W    NE      SE    NW      NE    NE       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-032215-
MATADOR RAWS-COTTLE TX
34.13N 100.42W ELEV. 1900 FT
438 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      46          39          55          35          57
TEMP             41 42 44 46 44 42 42 41 40 42 50 54 50 43 40 38 37 39 51 56 51
DEWPT            41 42 42 42 41 40 40 39 39 40 40 37 37 38 35 36 32 39 37 39 40
MIN/MAX RH                   86          96          52          97          52
RH              100100 93 86 89 93 91 92 96 93 69 53 61 81 81 90 82 97 59 52 66
WIND DIR         NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  N SW SW  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10 10 10 10  8  6  6  6  6  9 10  9  5  4  3  3  3  3  8 10 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 99 99 99 99 97 96 90 64 74 57 64 58 59 58 58 50 28 28
POP 12HR                     80          50           5          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.37        0.06           0           0           0
RAIN              D  D  L  L  C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT              2300  2600  2400  2200  3200  4100   800   700  2200  2500
T WIND DIR              E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE    SE     S
T WIND SPD             14    13    11    11    12    11     5     3     3     8
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 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
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            35    49      29    44      20    41      22    48
TEMP          40   36 45 44 34   30 39 38 26   22 35 36 28   24 41 43
DEWPT         37   32 32 30 28   26 27 25 18   13 13 15 13   10 14 21
MAX/MIN RH         91    51      85    53      73    34      55    30
RH            89   85 60 57 77   85 63 61 70   68 40 42 54   54 33 42
PWIND DIR           W     N       E    NE       N     N       W    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            5     0      10    10       5     5       0     0

$$

TXZ029-032215-
PLAINVIEW-HALE TX
34.18N 101.71W ELEV. 3372 FT
438 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

DATE             SAT 12/03/16            SUN 12/04/16            MON 12/05/16
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00
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                      41          35          50          30          57
TEMP             36 36 39 41 39 38 37 37 36 38 45 49 45 39 36 34 32 35 50 56 50
DEWPT            36 36 37 37 37 37 36 35 35 36 35 32 30 32 28 30 27 33 33 35 33
MIN/MAX RH                   85          97          50          92          45
RH              100100 92 85 92 96 96 92 96 92 68 52 55 76 72 85 81 92 52 45 52
WIND DIR         NE NE  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD         11 11 10  9  6  5  5  6  5  9 10 10  4  4  3  2  3  5 12 14 12
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 SC B1 SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC FW SC
CLOUDS(%)       100100100 99 99 99100 97 89 84 50 54 48 52 45 43 40 29 30  9 27
POP 12HR                     80          40          10          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.34        0.02           0           0           0
RAIN              D  D  L  L  C  C  S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  S  S
OBVIS                                    PF PF
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
HAINES                  2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     2     3
MIX HGT              2000  2500  2000  1900  2400  3000   400   800  3200  3900
T WIND DIR              E     E    NE    NE    NE    NE    NE     S    SW    SW
T WIND SPD             16    12     9    11    12     9     3     1     8    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 12/06/16  WED 12/07/16  THU 12/08/16  FRI 12/09/16
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            31    46      27    41      16    36      18    45
TEMP          37   32 41 41 31   28 36 34 22   18 31 31 24   20 38 40
DEWPT         28   26 28 28 26   25 25 22 14   11 12 13 10    9 13 18
MAX/MIN RH         85    52      88    53      74    39      62    31
RH            70   78 59 59 81   88 64 61 71   73 45 47 54   62 35 41
PWIND DIR           W    NE      SE    NW       N     N       S    SW
WIND CHAR         <15   <15     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    FW   FW SC SC SC   B1 B1 SC SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW
POP 12HR            0     0       5     5       5     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 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 INDEX..........................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 OF MEASURABLE 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(FEET 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).....................PASQUIL 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
DWPT................................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT WIND SPEED
     EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER
AVG CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION
WEATHER...
     SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS



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